Events and Reminders


July 3, 2017

July 6 ADH Public Health Grand Rounds; “The Arkansas Prescription Monitoring Program: The Opioid Crisis in Arkansas”

Thursday, July 6th 2017 8:00am – 9:00am Public Health Grand Rounds Arkansas Department of Health Auditorium “The Arkansas Prescription Monitoring Program: The Opioid Crisis in Arkansas” Presented By Denise Robertson, P.D. Arkansas Prescription Monitoring Program Administrator Arkansas Department of Health and Jonathan Aram, B.A., M.P.H. Student Epidemiologist Prescription Monitoring Program Arkansas Department of Health


June 27, 2017

June 27th ADH Public Health Grand Rounds; “A Check Up on Unplanned Pregnancy –Trends, Innovations, and Next Steps”

Thursday, June 27th 2017 8:00am – 9:00am Public Health Grand Rounds Arkansas Department of Health Auditorium “A Check Up on Unplanned Pregnancy –Trends, Innovations, and Next Steps“ Presented By Andrea Kane, MPA, BA Vice President for Policy and Strategic Partnerships The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy Washington, DC 


June 21, 2017

July 19th Dissertation Defense; “Conceptualizing Depression in African-American Churches: Exploring Beliefs and Attitudes about Depression from Pulpits to Pews”

Wednesday, July 19th 2017 12:00pm – 2:00pm COPH 2280 The Health Promotion and Prevention Research Program Presents: Stephanie McCoy, MPH, MPS, CHES Doctoral Candidate “Conceptualizing Depression in African-American Churches: Exploring Beliefs and Attitudes about Depression from Pulpits to Pews” Karen Yeary, PhD Chair Doctoral Advisory Committee &   Tiffany Haynes, PhD Chair Doctoral Advisory Committee


June 19, 2017

June 22 ADH Public Health Grand Rounds; The Delta Omega Public Health Honorary Society Presents: Effects of Nicotine and TSNA’s from E-Cigarettes on Pregnant Women And SULT1A1 and its Biomarker Capabilities

Thursday, June 22th 2017 8:00am – 9:00am Arkansas Department of Health Auditorium “The Delta Omega Public Health Honorary Society Presents: Effects of Nicotine and TSNA’s from E-Cigarettes on Pregnant Women And SULT1A1 and its Biomarker Capabilities” Melissa Clemens MPH, MLS University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and  Shelbie Stahr, MPH University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences


June 8, 2017

June 22th Interprofessional Education: Faculty Focused Events: 201E: Facilitator Skills and IPE Event Design

Thursday, June 22th 2017 9:00am – 12:00pm Northwest UAMS Campus “201E: Facilitator Skills and IPE Event Design” Presented By Wendy L. Ward, Ph.D., ABPP College of Medicine


June 22th Interprofessional Education: Faculty Focused Events: 101: Theory, Evidence, and UAMS Application

Thursday, June 22th 2017 8:00am – 9:00pm Northwest UAMS Campus “101: Theory, Evidence, and UAMS Application” Presented By Wendy L. Ward, Ph.D., ABPP College of Medicine


June 21th Interprofessional Education: Faculty Focused Events: 201E: Facilitator Skills and IPE Event Design

Wednesday, June 21th 2017 9:00am – 12:00pm  IDW Building 105 A/B “201E: Facilitator Skills and IPE Event Design” Presented By Wendy L. Ward, Ph.D., ABPP College of Medicine Mary Cantrell, MA Simulation Center


May 24, 2017

May 26th Faculty Candidate Seminar

Friday, May 26th 2017 10:00am – 11:00am COPH 2280 “Likelihood Based Approach to the Assessment of Large Sample Convergence and Model Based Clustering” Presented By Milan Bimali, Ph.D. Assistant Professor (Research) School of Medicine  University of Kansas, Wichita, KS


May 11, 2017

May 2017 Events and Reminders

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.    


May 1, 2017

May 2nd, Biostatistics Journal Club

The Biostatistics Journal Club meets on Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017!  Nysia I. George, PhD. “Using Meta-analyses to Evaluate Sex Differences in the Impact of Hypertension on CVD Risk in the U.S.” When: 12:00 – 1:00pm. Where: COPH 2280 Cardiovascular disease (CV) is the leading cause of death globally. In the United States (US), CV expenses…



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