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Our Mission

Improve health and promote the well-being of individuals, families, and communities in Arkansas through education, research and service.

We believe that, at its core, public health is about social justice – what’s best for all of us, not just a few. We define “health” broadly, to include all those things which allow individuals, families, and communities to become healthier.

UAMS Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health is Accredited by CEPH, CAHME (for MHA program) and is a member of ASPPH.

Contact the College of Public Health from our Contact Us Page or by calling (501) 526-6700.

Course Schedule

Fall 2017 Course Offerings

Latest News

  • Jimmy Parks, DrPH

    Jimmy Parks, DrPH Since graduating in 2014 with his Doctorate in Public Health Leadership, Jimmy Parks has become a self-employed public health practitioner in the Greater Little Rock area. He spent a year with the Arkansas GardenCorps and has worked in many of the areas' urban gardens, specializing in bees, chickens, repurposing system waste, and…

  • Faith, Community Leaders Convene to Address Mental Health Disparities

    Sept. 15, 2017 | Developing an action plan for emotional wellness was the goal for leaders who gathered Sept. 9 at the FAITH Network Summit held at the Centre at University Park in Little Rock. The FAITH (Faith-Academic Initiatives for Transforming Health) Network is a collaboration between the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)…

  • Alumni Profiles

    Brian Delavan, MPH Brian Delavan, MPH, has had a busy year so far. He won first place in the Young Scientist competition at the 2017 MCBios conference in Little Rock, AR. He presented at the 2017 Drug Development and Discovery Colloquium. Additionally, he also has an article published in Trends in Pharmacological Sciences' October 2017 issue entitled…

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