April 24, 2018

UAMS to Offer Arkansas’ First-ever Radiation Oncology Residency Program

Group photo of Fen Xia, Thomas Kim, and Ellie Dickinson

Leading the UAMS Radiation Oncology Residency Program are (from left) Fen Xia, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Radiation Oncology chair and residency program director; Thomas Kim, M.D., assistant residency program director; and Ellie Dickinson, residency coordinator.

Radiation oncology is a complex and competitive field, attracting some of the brightest medical students from across the country. Until now, however, anyone in Arkansas interested in pursuing a career in radiation oncology had to leave the state for advanced training.

This summer, that will change when Arkansas’ first-ever radiation oncology residency program welcomes its inaugural resident at UAMS.

Read the full article on the UAMS College of Medicine website.