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.


Course Schedule

Fall 2019 Class Schedule

Spring 2020 Class Schedule


Latest News

  • The Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will offer a Master of Science in Healthcare Data Analytics, becoming the only academic program in Arkansas to offer a master’s degree in the emerging field of analytics and health care. Beginning fall 2020, the college’s Department of…

  • Turning 140 years old means having a lot of history to celebrate. That history is the focus of a new exhibit composed by the UAMS Historical Research Center on display across from the College of Medicine administrative offices on the first floor of the Central Building. Those who researched, curated and installed the display said…

    Maternal Mortality in Arkansas: An Update

    PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH JOSEPH H. BATES PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION AUDITORIUM December 12, 2019 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. PRESENTED BY: William Greenfield, MD, MPH, FACOG Medical Director, Family Health Branch Arkansas Department of Health Associate Professor Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences How to connect to Grand…

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    Northwest Arkansas Community Survey: Collaborating to Assess Community Health Needs

    PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH JOSEPH H. BATES PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION AUDITORIUM December 5, 2019 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. PRESENTED BY Lisa K. Low, MD, MPH Medial Director Community Health Mercy Hospital How to connect to Grand Rounds via computer Go to this url:  http://adh.adobeconnect.com/gr. Choose Enter as a Guest. In the Name space, please type your…

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    Social Determinants of Health: New Momentum Across Health Care Delivery

    PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH DR. JOSEPH H. BATES PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION AUDITORIUM November 21, 2019 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. PRESENTED BY: Robin M. Reed, MD, MPH Medical Director, United Health Group Associate Professor and Clinical Faculty Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

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    HIV and Oral Health: An Update and Refocus

    PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH DR. JOSEPH H. BATES PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION AUDITORIUM November 14, 2019 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. PRESENTED BY: David Reznik, DDS Chief of Dental Services Grady Health System How to connect to Grand Rounds via computer Go to this url:  http://adh.adobeconnect.com/gr. Choose Enter as a Guest. In the Name space, please type your…

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    The Role of Public Health In Improving Healthcare-Combating Infections And Antibiotic Resistance

    PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH DR. JOSEPH H. BATES PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION AUDITORIUM November 7, 2019 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. PRESENTED BY: Arjun Srinivasan, MD, FSHEA Captain, USPHS Associate Director for Healthcare Associated Infection Prevention Programs Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion Centers for Disease Control and Prevention How to connect to Grand Rounds…

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