Our residents often have the opportunity to appear on television news programs to discuss various health-related issues. Some have appeared on radio programs or have been interviewed for newspaper articles.

Below is a list of some of our first media appearances by residents and faculty. Note that we’ve started putting most of this information on our Facebook page.

  Dr. Daniel Knight (department chair) discussed the Affordable Care Act
  Dr. Appathurai Balamurugan discussed his research on stroke on KATV-TV
Dr. Mary Ukor discussed Halloween Safety on Fox 16 News
  Dr. Amy Bezold and Dr. Deipti Trehun discussed Family Medicine on “Faces of UAMS
Dr. Deipti Trehun appeared in a UAMS Primary Care advertisement
  Dr. Jing Fuentes-Rodriguez discussed the Difference Between Flu and Norovirus
  Dr. Jing Fuentes-Rodriguez discussed the Deadly Flu Season
  Dr. Appathurai Balamurugan appeared on Mid-Day Arkansas:  Medical Questions
  Dr. Appathurai Balamurugan discussed Answering Your Questions:  Flu Outbreak
Dr. Pawel Dutkiewicz discussed Cures for Your New Year Hangover
  Dr. Appathurai Balamurugan discussed Flu Shot Myths
  Dr. Jimmy Fulmer answered questions on Channel 7 MidDay Arkansas Live
Dr. Lydia Steelman discussed Preparing Your Child for School
Dr. Amit Sapra discussed High Temps Impact on Your Health
  Dr. Amit Sapra discussed Qsymia:  New Weight Loss Pill
Dr. Shashank Kraleti discussed Heat-Related Illnesses
  Dr. Appathurai Balamurugan discussed Understanding Diabetes and How to Manage It
  Dr. Philip Hudson discussed Allergy Problems
  Dr. Philip Hudson discussed Marathon Runner Safety
  Dr. Jing Fuentes-Rodriguez discussed Could Energy Drinks Be Dangerous?
Dr. Rajalakshmi Cheerla discussed the Importance of Adult Immunizations
  Dr. Appathurai Balamurugan discussed New Device Helps Doctors Screen for Skin Cancer
  Dr. Rajalakshmi Cheerla discussed Listeria
Dr. Sarah Kareem discussed The Best Time for Flu Shots
  Dr. Shashank Kraleti discussed Adult Immunizations
  Dr. Lydia Steelman discussed Sun Safety:  Preventing Skin Cancer
  Dr. Jimmy Fulmer discussed Heat Exposure
  Dr. Deipti Trehun discussed Preventing Holiday Illness
  Dr. Shashank Kraleti discussed Avoiding Christmas “Crud”
  Dr. Sung-Hee Suh discussed the Shortage of Primary Care Doctors
Dr. Sung-Hee Suh discussed Men’s Heart Health