Harold Dean is Social Work Program Manager at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Myeloma Center. He is a special honors graduate of Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, Alabama. Harold received his MSW degree from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR). He currently serves as Director of Social Work Services at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Myeloma Institute. Harold has worked in the field of oncology social work for 24 years. His clinical experience includes work with individuals, families and groups. In 2005, he received specialized certification as an oncology social worker (OSW-C). For the last 17 years, Harold has also served as a Field Liaison for the UALR School of Social Work. In 2013, he was appointed to the Arkansas Social Work Licensing Board and since 2014 has served as Chairman for the Board. Harold is a member of the Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW) and an active volunteer with the American Cancer Society (ACS) and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS).