January 26, 2021

UAMS College of Public Health Gives Update on COVID-19 Forecasts for Arkansas

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 Jan. 17. Read the full report: https://publichealth.uams.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2021/01/UAMS-COPH-COVID-Report-22Jan2021.pdf For questions, contact Ashley McNatt, Communications Specialist for COPH, or the UAMS Office of Communications and Marketing.


January 20, 2021

An Oral History of the Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health

In 1998, 46 states, Washington D.C., four U.S. territories and Puerto Rico sued tobacco companies for damages to human health from tobacco use, pointing out that companies had denied under oath before a congressional committee that tobacco use was not addicting. As a result, four tobacco companies entered into the Master Tobacco Settlement (MSA) with…


January 19, 2021

Dean Williams talks COVID-19 models on local morning show

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Dean Mark Williams was featured on THV’s Wake Up Central morning show to discuss the latest COVID-19 models for Arkansas.    


January 12, 2021

UAMS College of Public Health Gives Update on COVID-19 Forecasts for Arkansas

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 Jan. 3. Read the full report: https://publichealth.uams.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2021/01/COPH-COVID-REPORT-8jan2021-4.pdf For questions, contact Ashley McNatt, Communications Specialist for COPH, or the UAMS Office of Communications and Marketing.


January 11, 2021

Public Health Seminar: The Road to Approval of a COVID-19 Vaccine by the Food and Drug Administration

The Department of Biostatistics will host a Public Health Seminar on Tuesday, January 12th 12:00 – 1:00 pm. Presented by Jeannette Lee, PhD. Professor, Biostatistics – University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Temporary Voting Member of the FDA Vaccine and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee Please join us via ZOOM (invitation sent via email to…


January 6, 2021

SARS-CoV-2 Vaccines: Current Stats in the United States

Public Health Grand Rounds Thursday, January 7, 2021 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Dr. Joseph H. Bates Professional Education Auditorium Arkansas Department of Health Seating is limited to first 30 attendees Virtual Attendance Join Zoom Meeting by Computer (New Way to Connect) https://arkansas-gov.zoom.us/j/82578347415?pwd=NFVHRzBLRHRKMkU3eThSaEdGZDZ1dz09 PRESENTED BY: José Romero, MD Secretary of Health Arkansas Department of Health