July 27, 2017

Austin Porter, DrPH, MPH

Assistant Professor (Secondary)

Co-Director for DrPH Program, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health

May 2016 – DrPH Public Health Leadership, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
May 2009 – MPH Epidemiology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
August 2005 – BS Biology, University of Central Arkansas

Courses Taught

EPID 5573 Data Management and Programming for Epidemiologists

Recent Publications

Rutlen, C., Orloff, M., Bates, J., Porter, A.,(2019). Association of Crop Burning with Asthma and COPD Exacerbations in Two Arkansas Counties. Journal of Asthma. In Press.Manuscript featured in newspaper: https://www.jonesborosun.com/news/local/researchers-probe-breathing-issues/article_0bc1d36a-fd4d-56fd-8552-49cf4c993eed.html

Wilson, MP., Cucciare, M., Porter, A., Chalmers, C., Mullinax, S., Oliveto, A. (2019). Utility of a Statewide Prescription Drug-Monitoring Database for Identifying Drug-Aberrant Behaviors in Opioid-Using Patients in the Emergency Department. Journal of Emergency Medicine. In Press.

Porter, A., Montgomery, CO., Montgomery, BE., Eastin, C., Boyette, J., Snead, G. (2019). Intimate Partner Violence-Related Fractures in the United States: An 8-Year Review. Journal of Family Violence.Volume 34. Issue 7, pp. 601-609.

Duke, J., Porter, A., Karim, S., Sexton, K. W., & Smeds, M. R. (2019). Effect of the Affordable Care Act on Vascular Patient Amputation Rates in Arkansas.Annals of Vascular Surgery.54,pp 48-53.

Gardner, J., Sexton, K. W., Taylor, J., Beck, W., Kimbrough, M. K., Davis, B., Bhavaraju, A., Karim, S.,Porter, A.(2018). Defining Severe Traumatic Brain Injury Readmission Rates and Reasons in a Rural State. Trauma Surgery & Acute Care open,3(1), e000186.