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To educate and train a diverse group of highly competent and compassionate healthcare professionals; to create health and research support facilities; and to provide healthy living environments to improve the lives of others.

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10 Fort Smith projects to be completed by the end of 2019, start of 2020

Development of the Village at Heritage, a walkable neighborhood with both commercial and residential space, has also progressed swiftly on the Barling side of Chaffee Crossing across from the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education.

Fort Smith Girl Scout partners with school district for ‘STEM Sisters’ conference

Seventh-grade girls had an opportunity this week to participate in the STEM Sisters Conference, hosted by Fort Smith Public Schools and local Girl Scout Mattie McLellan…They also toured local facilities, such as the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine and 188th Air National Guard Unit, and heard from numerous speakers.

Local flooding: ‘It’s all hands on deck’

Volunteer efforts have been in full swing since it was announced Fort Smith and surrounding areas were expected to experience historic flooding, and they show no signs of slowing down.

County Line Science Olympiad to compete in Nationals

“My students have worked extremely hard this year. They have attended tutoring sessions on Saturdays at the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Smith, they meet and study after school weekly (sometimes 3-4 days a week) as well as at home on their own time.”

Brian G. Kim Named President of the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education

Brian G. Kim was named president of the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education where he will be in charge of day-to-day operations and oversee academics for the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine. He was vice president for the Department of Accreditation and associate general counsel for the American Osteopathic Association.

ARCOM hosts first student research symposium, expands medical partnerships

Students from the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine and University of Arkansas at Fort Smith participated Wednesday in the medical school’s first Student Osteopathic Medical Association research symposium.

Darbeau Appointed Interim Dean of the UAFS College of Health Sciences

Darbeau, a Fellow of the American Chemical Society, has presented at national and international conferences, won numerous awards for scholarship, teaching, and leadership, and serves on The Board of Trustees of the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education.

Arkansas Colleges of Health Education Name Brian Kim President

Kim will take over the presidential responsibilities previously held by CEO Kyle Parker, who will continue as CEO.

ACHE hires president, CEO Parker to focus on ‘big picture’ work

Brian Kim has been hired as president of the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education (ACHE), a move geared to allow CEO Kyle Parker time to focus on “big picture projects” that include a possible third academic building and program, and a multi-million dollar performing arts venue that meets the college’s wellness mission.

Arkansas Colleges of Health Education hires new president

The Arkansas Colleges of Health Education announced Wednesday the hiring of a president to handle day-to-day operations.