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  • May 2017 Events and Reminders

    • 05.11.2017
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    New Programs at COPH COPH is now offering an Executive Certificate in Healthcare Management and a Certificate in Global Health. Courses begin this summer for the Executive Certificate in Healthcare Management and this fall for the Global Health. See attached flyers for more information.    

  • UAMS Celebrates National Public Health Week

    • 05.11.2017
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    UAMS Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health (COPH) celebrated National Public Health Week April 3-9 by hosting events to promote healthy behaviors. The national theme this year, “Healthiest Nation 2030,” calls on individuals to ensure conditions — such as access to safe, healthy food — in which everyone has the opportunity to be healthy. […]

  • Faith, Community Leaders Address Health Disparities

    • 05.11.2017
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    The importance of partnerships and networking to reduce health disparities was emphasized April 7 at the Community Campus Partnership Conference to address health disparities held at the Four Points by Sheraton in Little Rock. The conference, presented by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), brought together over 200 faith and community leaders, educators, […]

  • COM/COPH Students Awarded Bourne Scholarships

    • 05.11.2017
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    Two UAMS College of Medicine (COM)/College of Public Health (COPH) students were awarded the David Bourne Public Health Physician Memorial Scholarship in February. Brian Kennedy and Collins Scott were presented their $1,000 scholarships on Feb. 7 at the UAMS COPH. The David Bourne Public Health Physician Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a medical student or […]

  • May 2017 Faculty News

    • 05.11.2017
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    Dr. Mick Tilford gives Grand Rounds at Arkansas Department of Health Mick Tilford, Ph.D., professor and chair, Department of Health Policy and Management, gave Grand Rounds at Arkansas Department of Health on March 2. His presentation, “What do Students of Healthcare Economics know about Health Care Reform,” discussed economic analysis in health care reform. He […]

  • COPH Students Participate in UAMS Student Research Day

    • 05.11.2017
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    Seven COPH students participated in the UAMS student research day on April 12. Clare Brown, Melissa Clemens, Laura Ewing, Jing Jin, Adrienne Nevola, Cole Pace and Sun Hee Moon all presented their work to peers and faculty in the I. Dodd Wilson Education Building. The annual campus-wide event gives graduate and professional students, postdocs, and […]

  • Arkansas Leads the Way in Controlling Hypertension with Prevention Research Study

    • 04.17.2017
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  • Apr. 18th, “What is” Series: What is Epidemiology: Disease Detectives – The Science that Investigates Why

    • 04.11.2017
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    WHAT IS SERIES The Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health Office of Student Affairs Presents What is Epidemiology: Disease Detectives The Science That Investigates Why Join us as Wendy Nembhard, PhD, MPH Chair, Department of Epidemiology Discuss why Epidemiologists are called disease detectives and the many opportunities available in the field. Tuesday, April 18, […]

  • April 20th, Distinguished Lectureship “Can the U.S. Become the Healthiest Country in the World?”

    • 03.31.2017
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  • April 5th UAMS Career Fair hosted by COPH Office of Student Affairs

    • 03.27.2017
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