UAPB to Host Dr. Jackie Walters from “Married to Medicine” as Women’s History Month Speaker


Dr. Jackie Walters, renowned star of “Married to Medicine,” will be the distinguished lecturer for Women’s History Month at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB). Dr. Walters will deliver her keynote address at 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 28, 2024, at the H.O. Clemmons Arena.

A respected women’s health advocate, entrepreneur, and television personality, Dr. Jackie Walters brings a wealth of experience and expertise to this momentous occasion. Her dedication to empowering women and promoting health and wellness aligns seamlessly with the university’s commitment to celebrating the achievements and contributions of women throughout history.

“We are honored and excited to welcome Dr. Jackie Walters as the notable speaker for our Women’s History Month celebration,” Dr. Laurence B. Alexander, UAPB Chancellor, said. “A trailblazer in the medical field, Dr. Walters’ personal journey reflects the strength and resilience of women in the face of challenges.”

Alexander also said, “Women’s History Month is a poignant reminder of the indelible impact women have made throughout history. It serves as a platform to celebrate the achievements and contributions of women from all walks of life. At the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, we are proud to champion diversity, inclusion, and the recognition of women’s accomplishments.”

The UAPB community and the public are cordially invited to attend this enlightening event, where Dr. Jackie Walters will share insights and experiences, highlighting the importance of women’s leadership and empowerment.

For further information and inquiries about the event, please contact Frank D. Dorsey, II, UAPB Dean of Student Involvement & Leadership, at [email protected] or 870-575-8866.