Current Research Projects

The current research projects in the College of Public Health organized by research areas.


Case cohort studies of cancers in excess in poultry workers (Johnson)
The Witness Project: Arkansas Cancer Plan Implementation (Greene)

Community-Based Research

Faith-Academic Initiatives for Transforming Health (FAITH) in the Delta (Yeary, Bryant)
Weight loss and maintenance for rural, African American communities of faith (The WORD) (Yeary)

Environmental and Occupational Health

HIPPY for Healthy Homes (HHHP): Curriculum Development and Capacity Building for Managing Indoor Air Quality in Homes (Ferguson)
Environmental Education Regional Grants: Pest Management Practices and Chemical Use Reduction in Homes: Partnering with Arkansas STEM Centers in the Use of Liberating Structures for Environmental Education (Ferguson)
Advancing Regulatory Science through Translational Pharmacogenomics (Harrill)
The Diversity Outbred: A Tool to Improve Preclinical Safety Testing and Pharmacogenomics (Harrill)

Health Systems

DHS Contract #: 4600019246 Technical Analysis Consultation Services (Felix)


Minority Populations Resource Core (Zaller)
HIV prevention trials network (HPTN) scholars: interventions to reduce HIV infection in communities at disproportionate risk for HIV acquisition in the US (HPTN) (Montgomery)

Mental Health

South Central Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center: Clergy-Mental Health Partnership to Improve Care for Rural Veterans in VISN 16 (Haynes)

Past Research Projects 2003-2014 – PDF (541 KB)