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UAMS Exhibit Honoring Dr. Joycelyn Elders

Exhibit Honoring former Surgeon General D r. M. Joycelyn Elders, M DA reception earlier this year at UAMS honored M. Joycelyn Elders, M.D. The event marked efforts to establish the M. Joycelyn Elders, M.D., Chair in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention and the opening of the UAMS exhibit, “A Life of Courage and Leadership, about Dr. Elders and her remarkable career. The exhibit includes photos, artifacts, and honors from her childhood and her role as a lifelong, national healthcare leader. The exhibit is in the UAMS History Display in the Central Building.

Video of remarks made at the reception by former Governor Mike Beebe, Dr. Elders, and others

If you would like to contribute to the M. Joycelyn Elders Chair in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention you can do so by going to the following link:  M. Joycelyn Elders, M.D. UAMS Chair in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention