August 31, 2020

AR Pandemic Poll E-Newsletter

Soon after the COVID-19 public health emergency was declared in Arkansas, the Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health (COPH) at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences developed a pulse poll to measure opinions and beliefs about COVID-19 among adult Arkansans. The poll uses random digit dialing to contact a representative sample of adults…


August 25, 2020

Racism and Public Health Discussion on Residential Segregation and Health

Please join us for our first content discussion session for the Racism and Public Health series sponsored by the COPH Diversity Committee. The topic of our first interactive discussion session will be Residential Segregation and Health. Please see the attachment for the podcasts, story maps, and article we would like you to listen to and…


August 18, 2020

COVID-19 Modeling Update from COPH

College of Public Health Dean Mark Williams gives an update on the latest predictive COVID-19 models from the College. Watch the video below for the week ending Aug. 9. Read the full report: https://publichealth.uams.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2020/08/UAMS-COPH-COVID-report-14aug2020.pdf Check back in two weeks for the next update. For questions, contact Ashley McNatt, communications specialist for COPH, or the UAMS…


August 4, 2020

COVID-19 Modeling Update from COPH

Chancellor Patterson and College of Public Health Dean Mark Williams give an overview of the latest predictive COVID-19 models from the College. Watch the video below for the week ending July 30. Read the full report: https://publichealth.uams.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2020/08/July-30-5-COVID-Report.pdf Check back in two weeks for the next update. For questions, contact Ashley McNatt, communications specialist for COPH,…