Our Mission

Improve health and promote the well-being of individuals, families, and communities in Arkansas through education, research and service.

We believe that, at its core, public health is about social justice – what’s best for all of us, not just a few. We define “health” broadly, to include all those things which allow individuals, families, and communities to become healthier.
UAMS Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health is Accredited by CEPH, CAHME (for MHA program) and is a member of ASPPH.

Contact the College of Public Health from our Contact Us Page or by calling (501) 526-6700.

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Latest News

  • LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has developed and begun using high-accuracy antibody testing to determine the magnitude of COVID-19 infection in Arkansas and inform the decisions of policymakers. As part of the research program, UAMS will collect blood samples from nearly 7,500 Arkansas adults and children through October. By…

  • June 2, 2020 | The UAMS Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health has established a contact tracing call center on the UAMS campus to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Contact tracing is how public health officials track the spread of an infectious disease. In this situation, if a person is confirmed to…

    Modeling the COVID-19 Pandemic in Arkansas

    Groups of researchers from the College of Public Health have been using predictive modeling to forecast cases through both short-term and long-term modeling. For an overview of the modeling, follow the links below:   June 10, 2020 COVID-19 Models June 19, 2020 COVID-19 Models           For questions about the models, please…

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    Healthcare Analytics Info Session

    Join us for a virtual info session about the healthcare analytics programs in the College of Public Health. Faculty will talk about the programs and answer questions for an interactive and meaningful discussion.  Wednesday, June 17 Noon - 1 p.m. Facebook Live @uamscoph

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    Special Opportunity for MPH Applied Practice Experience

    Learn about this opportunity for MPH students during COVID19To qualify for the Contact Tracing Mini-A.P.E., you need to: - Be a current MPH student in good academic standing - Have completed HPMT 5003, Introduction to Public Health, with a grade of “B” or better Read more information.

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    Using The Law To “ARREST” The Spread of Infectious Disease

    PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH DR. JOSEPH H. BATES PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION AUDITORIUM March 12, 2020 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. PRESENTED BY: Kevin Ryan, JD, MA Associate Dean for Student and Alumni Affairs Co-Director DrPH Program, Associate Professor Department of Health Policy and Management Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health University of…

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    So Who Can I Prescribe Opioids To

    PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH DR. JOSEPH H. BATES PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION AUDITORIUM March 5, 2020 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. PRESENTED BY: Michael Wilson, MD, PhD, FAAEM, FACEP Assistant Professor, Division of Research and Evidence-Based Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry Director, Department of Emergency Medicine Behavior Emergencies Research…

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