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  • Wendy Nembhard Named Chair of UAMS College of Public Health Department of Epidemiology

    • 06.5.2017
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    April 6, 2017 | Wendy Nembhard has been named chair of the Department of Epidemiology in the UAMS Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health (COPH). She began on April 1 and comes to the COPH from the UAMS College of Medicine, where she will continue to serve as the interim section chief for the […]

  • May 26th Faculty Candidate Seminar

    • 05.24.2017
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    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 25th ADH Public Health Grand Rounds; “Does Arkansas Have Lyme Disease?”

    • 05.23.2017
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    Thursday, May 25th 2017 8:00am – 9:00am Public Health Grand Rounds Arkansas Department of Health Auditorium “Does Arkansas Have Lyme Disease” Presented By Susan Weinstein, DVM, MPH State Public Health Veterinarian Section Chief Zoonotic Diseases Arkansas Department of Health

  • May 18th ADH Public Health Grands Rounds; “The Body Clock: Biological Rhythms and Their Impact on Health”

    • 05.15.2017
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    Thursday, May 18th 2017 8:00am – 9:00am Public Health Grand Rounds Arkansas Department of Health Auditorium “The Body Clock: Biological Rhythms and Their Impact on Health” Presented By E. Robert Burns, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Neurobiology and Developmental Sciences Professor, Division of Interdisciplinary Toxicology, Department of Pharmacology Pharmacology College of Medicine University of Arkansas for […]

  • June 13th All-College Meeting

    • 05.15.2017
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    UAMS College of Public Health All-College Meeting June 13th, 2017 12:00p.m. – 1:00p.m. COPH 8th Floor Auditorium (8/240) Your are welcome to bring your lunch!

  • 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 […]