Children in a classroom with their teacherUAMS Kids First is proud to  serve as the training ground for future physicians, nurses, therapists, social workers and early childhood specialists through the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Interdisciplinary Education initiative.

UAMS Kids First currently hosts students from 32 Colleges and Universities in 4 states for clinical experiences and pediatric rotations.  Additional partnerships include research and quality improvement projects by Pediatric Fellows and other UAMS Colleges.

We also partner with UAMS Regional Programs to provide education experiences for junior and high school students interested in pursuing careers in healthcare professions.

If you are interested in more information about completing your clinical rotation at Kids First, please contact Brenda Alred at or call 501-526-8710.  We look forward to meeting you!