The UAMS Emergency Medicine residency program seeks to train clinically excellent emergency physicians and the future leaders of our specialty.  Together, we provide timely and compassionate clinical care in a culture characterized by collaboration, respect, integrity, and scientific curiosity.  Through a philosophy of shared ownership, we strive for continuous improvement and educational innovation.  Upon graduation, our residents will be well-prepared to provide high-quality care to a diverse population of acutely ill and injured patients in any practice setting.



  1. Train residents to provide excellent, patient centered care across the full spectrum of ages, acuity, disease processes, and settings.
  2. Recruit diverse group of residents with varied backgrounds and career goals.
  3. Prepare residents with the skill sets necessary for future leadership positions.