September 23, 2014

Events and Reminders

NIH LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM. Application Deadline: Nov. 17, 2014

NIH may repay up to $35,000 of qualified student loan debt per year, including most undergraduate, graduate, and medical school loans. Loan repayment benefits are in addition to the institutional salary one receives for research. Further information about the program available here.

SAFE ZONE TRAINING. 1-5 pm, Sept. 26, COPH 2280

The Safe Zone Program at UAMS exists to support LGBT students and employees to improve the overall campus environment and to help educate individuals on LGBT issues. This free training is a dynamic, interactive session that will give you an opportunity to learn about yourself and others and will help you make UAMS a better place for everybody – LGBT or straight. Safe Zones will serve as a source of support and information, free of judgment and hostility. UAMS Employees and Students who are interested in participating may register at . In the drop down box, select “In-service 4 hours.” Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis. For more information, contact Katy Allison by emailing

PUBLIC HEALTH SEMINAR. Noon-1 pm, Sept. 30, COPH 3202

Kathy Boyle, Instructor, HB/HE. Special Seminar: What Does it Mean to “Put My Class on Line”?

PUBLIC HEALTH SEMINAR. Noon-1 pm, Oct. 14, COPH 3202

Dept. of Epidemiology

ALL-COLLEGE MEETING. Noon-1 pm, Oct. 28, COPH 8240