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  • May 3rd Noon – 1:00 pm: “Untargeted Metabolomics Reveals Smokers’ Characteristic Profiles”

    • 05.2.2016
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    Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 Noon – 1:00pm The Department of Epidemiology Presents: Ping-Ching Hsu, PhD, Post-Doctoral Researcher The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center “Untargeted Metabolomics Reveals Smokers’ Characteristic Profiles” You are welcome to bring your lunch!

  • So, You Need to Move Your Course Online!

    • 04.22.2016
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    Every year the Online Learning Consortium surveys academic leaders across the United States. According to the Consortium’s 13th annual report, Online Report Card—Tracking Online Education in the United States (2015), 2.85 million students take all of their courses online; another 2.97 million take some courses online. Seventy-one percent of Chief Academic Officers report that online […]

  • COPH Advisory Board Gains New Members

    • 04.22.2016
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    The Advisory Board for the UAMS Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health (COPH) has seven new members, bringing the total number of members to 16. The Board is composed of leaders in state government, the business community, health care, law, and the nonprofit world who embrace the importance of public health and the College. […]

  • Career Fair and IRB Workshop Conclude Spring Series for Students

    • 04.22.2016
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    The Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health (COPH) will host the Spring 2016 Career Fair on Tuesday, May 10, in Bruce Commons from 10 am to 2 pm. COPH students are encouraged to attend and to bring with them their resume, transcripts and portfolio to share with prospective employers. About 30 Central Arkansas employers […]

  • About Faculty and Staff

    • 04.22.2016
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    Two faculty in the COPH Department of Health Policy and Management, Joe Thompson, MD, MPH, and Bill Golden, MD, MACP, were quoted in an April 18 story in the Los Angeles Times about the payment reform in Arkansas, “How a healthcare revolution came to one red state while the Obamacare battle raged on.” William Golden, […]

  • May 2016 Events and Reminders

    • 04.22.2016
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    UAMS COPH Convocation and Commencement May 21 Convocation: 11 am, Doubletree Hotel Grand Ballroom. For an accurate food count for the plated lunch, please see Vanessa Sims in Student Affairs to pick up your tickets. Tickets will be available for pick-up beginning April 25. Parking at the Doubletree/Statehouse Convention Center is $6 per car for all […]

  • Student and Alumni News

    • 04.22.2016
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    Seven COPH Students Present Posters at Research Day The College of Public Health was well represented at the annual UAMS Student Research Day April 13. Five of the students (noted below*) were the research project leads: Student Poster Title Educational Program Mentor Clare Brown* Measuring caregiver spillover effects associated with autism spectrum disorders: a comparison […]

  • COPH 4+1 Program Expands to UA Fayetteville

    • 04.22.2016
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    The University of Arkansas at Fayetteville (UAF) is a new partner in the innovative 4+1 Program at the UAMS Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health (COPH). The program enables academically motivated undergraduate students at partnering institutions to work toward a master’s degree in public health (MPH), making it possible to earn a bachelor’s degree […]

  • Keneshia Bryant-Moore Joins COPH Faculty

    • 04.22.2016
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    The College of Public Health’s (COPH) Department of Health Behavior and Health Education (HBHE) on April 1 welcomed Keneshia Bryant-Moore, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, as primary faculty. “We are really pleased to have her on board,” said HBHE Department Chair Carol Cornell, PhD. Dr. Bryant-Moore has been at UAMS since 2009, when she took a primary […]

  • Biostatistics Journal Club, Tuesday, Apr. 5th at noon

    • 03.29.2016
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    The Biostatistics Journal Club meets on Tuesday, April 5th, 2016! The place is: COPH 2280 The time is: 12:00 – 1:00pm. Our speaker will be: Page C. Moore, PhD. Seminar title is: “The Delta Garden Study: Results and Challenges.” Abstract: Adverse health outcomes, including childhood obesity, require new strategies for enhancing children’s and adolescents’ adherence […]