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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 2021 Class Schedule


Latest News

    COVID-19 Projections from the College of Public Health for September 2021

    COVID-19 Forecasts, Projections, and Impact Assessments The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ (UAMS) Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health (COPH) faculty conducted five types of assessments for this monthly report: 1) a look at the pandemic in Arkansas from a longer-term perspective; 2) forecasts and projections of cases and maps of community spread;…

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    COVID-19 Issue Brief

    The College of Public Health will publish periodic briefings designed to update the 15- and 30-day projections of cases, hospitalizations, and deaths between UAMS COPH COVID-19 Reports. Briefings will be published when cases, hospitalizations, or deaths are rapidly changing in times between the monthly reports.   Issue Brief #1 Sept. 2, 2021

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    COVID-19 Forecasts for Arkansas from the UAMS College of Public Health

    UAMS College of Public Health Dean Mark Williams give an update on the latest COVID-19 forecasts for Arkansas. Watch the video for the week ending August 16, 2021. Read the full report: https://publichealth.uams.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2021/08/UAMS-COPH-COVID-Report-august2021-final.pdf For questions, contact Ashley McNatt, Communications Specialist for COPH, or the UAMS Office of Communications and Marketing.

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    Healthy Habits from Chris Fettes

    Christopher Fettes, MA (Instructor and Program Coordinator, recipient of the COPH Best Staff Excellence Award, 2021) After I graduated college and started working in an office, I took an interest in running for exercise to compensate for lower levels of activity. I ran with several coworkers during our lunch breaks, and soon one of them suggested we attend an interest…

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    COVID-19 Forecasts for Arkansas from the UAMS College of Public Health

    UAMS Chancellor Cam Patterson and College of Public Health Dean Mark Williams give an update on the latest COVID-19 forecasts for Arkansas. Watch the video for the week ending Sept. 12. Read the full report: September COVID-19 Forecasts in Arkansas For questions, contact the UAMS Office of Communications and Marketing.

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