June 26, 2018

COPH Advisory Board Welcomes New Members

The COPH Advisory Board is a distinguished and diverse group of external community leaders, known for their vision, commitment to public health, UAMS, and Arkansas. In April the COPH Advisory Board gained six new board members, bringing the total number of members to 19. The board is composed of leaders in education, state government, the…


June 25, 2018

Health Literacy 2.0: Keeping up with Healthcare Innovation

PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AUDITORIUM June 28, 2018 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Topic: Health Literacy 2.0: Keeping up with Healthcare Innovation Presented By Kristie Hadden, PhD Executive Director of UAMS Center for Health Literacy University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences


June 22, 2018

UAMS Public Health Student Callie Parks Awarded CAHME Scholarship

June 22, 2018 | Callie Parks, a Master of Health Administration student in the College of Public Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), is the 2018 recipient of the CAHME Dawn Gideon Foundation Scholarship, which supports women pursuing advanced education in health care management who have demonstrated a commitment to communities…


June 15, 2018

Public Health Film Series: The Trade

Please join us Monday, June 25 from noon – 2 p.m. in the COPH 8th floor auditorium for the second episode of the Showtime 5-part series:  The Trade – a moving documentary on the opioid crisis. Behind the opioid epidemic are real people with real stories. Showtime’s documentary series, The Trade, sheds light on the opioid…


June 13, 2018

Retail Food Inspection Baselines: A Foundation for the Future

PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AUDITORIUM June 14, 2018 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Topic: Retail Food Inspection Baselines: A Foundation for the Future Presented By Richard McMullen, PhD Associate Director for Science, Center for Local Public Health State Environmental Health Director Arkansas Department of Health


June 12, 2018

The Center for the Study of Tobacco Lecture: “Electronic Cigarettes: What are they and what do they do?”

Presented by Thomas Eissenberg, Ph.D. Professor of Psychology Director, Center for the Study of Tobacco Products, Virginia Commonwealth University Co-founder and Lab Director, Syrian Center for Tobacco Studies Fellow, American Psychological Association Held on Friday, May 25, 2018 at 12:00 pm Daniel W. Rahn Interprofessional Education Building Room 8240 University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences…


June 8, 2018

Community Engaged Researchers Meeting


June 5, 2018

Public Health Film Series to show “The Trade”

Please join us Thursday, June 14 from 5 – 8 p.m. in the COPH 8th floor auditorium for the first two episodes of the Showtime 5-part series:  The Trade – a moving documentary on the opioid crisis. Behind the opioid epidemic are real people with real stories. Showtime’s documentary series, The Trade, sheds light on the…