July 31, 2019

Childhood Mental, Behavioral and Developmental Disorders: A Syndemic Approach

PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH DR. JOSEPH H. BATES PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION AUDITORIUM August 1, 2019 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. PRESENTED BY: Alan Mease, MD, FAAP, Col/USA (Ret) Arkansas Medical Director, eQ Health Solutions Adjunct Associate Professor of Public Health Department of Health Behavior and Health Education Fay W. Boozman College of Public…


July 23, 2019

Collaborating with a Community Organization to Promote Infant Safe Sleep in South East Arkansas

Arkansas Department of Health

PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH DR. JOSEPH H. BATES PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION AUDITORIUM July 25, 2019 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. PRESENTED BY: Rosemary Nabaweesi, Dr.PH, MBChB Assistant Professor, Pediatrics Arkansas Children’s Research Institute University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences And Alice Rogers-Johnson, RNP, M.Ed. Retired ADH Nurse Practitioner How to connect to Grand…


July 18, 2019

Healthcare Analytics Certificate Program Information Session

Learn about the Healthcare Analytics Certificate program! July 10, 2019 Noon – 1 p.m. RAHN 3202


July 17, 2019

Health Care at End of Life

Arkansas Department of Health

PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH DR. JOSEPH H. BATES PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION AUDITORIUM July 18, 2019 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. PRESENTED BY: Masil George, MD Associate Professor, UAMS Department of Geriatrics Associate Professor, UAMS Department of Medical Humanities & Bioethics Director, UAMS Geriatric Palliative Care Program, Medical Director, Baptist Hospice


July 9, 2019

CDC Director Discusses Important Public Health Issues for Arkansas

CDC Director

Stigma has no role in public health, said Robert Redfield, M.D., director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention during a visit June 27 to UAMS. Speaking on “Partnering for a Healthier Arkansas,” he addressed ending epidemics, eliminating diseases, and securing global health and ensuring domestic preparedness. Redfield presented to a room full of…


July 2, 2019

Mark Williams, Ph.D., Named Dean of the UAMS Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health

July 2, 2019 | Mark Williams, Ph.D., has been named dean of the Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). He succeeds founding Dean Jim Raczynski, Ph.D., who stepped down Dec. 31. Jay Gandy, Ph.D., professor and chair of the Environmental and Occupational Health Department, had…