July 26, 2017

Liz Gates, JD, MPH

Assistant Dean for Planning and Policy, Instructor


2010 –  MPH, UAMS Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health
2009 –  JD, UA Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law
1998 – AB, Vassar College

Research Interests

  • Public Health Institutional Research and Effectiveness
  • Public Health Academics
  • Public Health Law
  • Public Health Policy

Recent Publications

Gates, L. (2016) Using the ASPPH Data Center for Data-Driven Decision Making. Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health. Article and oral presentation at the 2016 ASPPH Annual Meeting.

Gates, L. (2013) Perspectives from Public Health Law Professionals. The Network for Public Health Law (Student Network for Public Health Law Blog) Available at: Network for Public Health Law website

Gates, L, De Liban, K, Ryan, KW, & Hogan, R. (2013). Research Gaps and Missed Opportunities: Medical-Legal Partnerships in the Rural South. Oral presentation at the 2013 Public Health Law Research Annual Meeting, January 2013.

Stewart, KE, Lewis, T., Davies, SL, & Gates, L. (2012). The link between religiosity and mental health among HIV-positive mothers. Poster presented at the 33rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, April 2012. Abstract published in Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 43(Suppl.1).