Events and Reminders


November 7, 2017

Public Health Grand Rounds November 9th: A New Paradigm in the Treatment of Diabetes

PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AUDITORIUM November 9, 2017 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Topic: A New Paradigm in the Treatment of Diabetes   Presented By Samuel Eugene Bledsoe, MD, FACS FASMBS Bariatric Medical Director Bariatric & Metabolic Institute Arkansas Heart Hospital


October 30, 2017

Dissertation Defense November 27th “Examining the Lived Experiences of Physical Activity Among Women Who Have Survived Intimate Partner Violence”

Monday, November 27, 2017 10: 00 am – 12:00 pm The Health Promotion and Prevention Research Program Presents: Sharon Sanders, MPH, CHES Doctoral Candidate “Examining the Lived Experiences of Physical Activity Among Women Who Have Survived Intimate Partner Violence” Martha M. Phillips, PhD Chair, Doctoral Advisory Committee Brooke E.E. Montgomery, PhD, Chair, Doctoral Advisory Committee


October 16, 2017

What Is Series: Rural Public Health Practice: Insights into the Practice of Rural Public Health

WHAT IS SERIES Bridging the Health Divide Rural Public Health Practice: Insights into the Practice of Rural Public Health Join us As Craig Molgaard, Ph.D., M.P.H. Director, MPH Program in Rural Public Health Practice Discusses the importance of Rural Public Health Practice and the many opportunities available in the field. Thursday, October 26, 2017 Daniel…


Public Health Grand Rounds October 19th: Double Up Food Bucks Increases Access to Healthy Foods Across Arkansas

PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AUDITORIUM October 19, 2017 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Double Up Food Bucks Increases Access to Healthy Foods Across Arkansas Presented By Katrina Betancourt, DHEd, AGM, CPM President Arkansas Coalition for Obesity Prevention


October 2, 2017

Public Health Grand Rounds (October 5th): New methods in molecular microbiology for faster results… The Microbiology Renaissance

PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AUDITORIUM October 5, 2017 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Topic: New methods in molecular microbiology for faster results… The Microbiology Renaissance   Presented By Eric Rosenbaum, MD, MPH, FCAP Medical Director, Clinical Microbiology Laboratory University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences    


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



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