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Erica Stokes MD, PharmD

What is your home town?

Boca Raton, Florida.

Where did you attend medical school?

The University of Miami, Florida.

What other educational credentials do you have?

PharmD from Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University (FAMU).

General Pharmacy Practice Residency Certification from The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

Intern year in OB/GYN at Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN.

What are your particular clinical interests?

My clinical interests include women’s health and skin care, diabetes and hypertension management, and smoking cessation. I am also learning more about adverse childhood experiences and how physicians can help identify and care for those affected.

Why did you choose Family Medicine?

I chose Family Medicine because of the variety of services that I can provide. I also love the idea of caring for patients long term.

Why did you choose the Little Rock Family Medicine residency program?

I transferred from Meharry in Nashville, TN. I was impressed by the kindness of the people in Arkansas and the learning opportunities available at UAMS.

What are your hobbies and interests outside of medicine?

I enjoy relaxing at the beach and dancing. I also enjoy writing. In addition to speaking Spanish, I hope to learn another language.