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

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…

    Think of the Children!!! A Glimpse into the Disparity of Treatment and Health Outcomes of Uninsured Children

    PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH DR. JOSEPH H. BATES PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION AUDITORIUM January 23, 2020 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. PRESENTED BY: Austin Porter III, DrPH, MPH Deputy Chief Science Officer, Arkansas Department of Health Assistant Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health University of Arkansas…

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    Everyone Counts: How 2020 Census Data Matters to Arkansas

    PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH JOSEPH H. BATES PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION AUDITORIUM January 16, 2020 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. PRESENTED BY: Samuel Abbasi, BS Arkansas Partnership Coordinator Linda Gladden, M.Ed. Media Specialist Taniesha Richardson-Wiley, MPH, Hometown Health Improvement Section Chief Laura Kellams, BA Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families NWA, Executive Director How…

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    Mindfulness: An Overview And Its Relevance To Public Health

    PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH JOSEPH H. BATES PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION AUDITORIUM January 9, 2020 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. PRESENTED BY Purushottam B. Thapa, MD, MPH, MBBS, ISc. Professor of Psychiatry Department of Psychiatry Director, UAMS Student Wellness Program University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences How to connect to Grand Rounds via computer…

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    Predict-Align-Prevent, Little Rock

    PUBLIC HEALTH SEMINAR RAHN 3202 Tuesday, January 14th Noon – 1:30pm Dyann Daley, MD Founder and CEO, Predict Align Prevent Associate Professor Departments of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Division of Pediatrics Arkansas Children's Research Institute You are welcome to bring your lunch!

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    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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