June 21, 2017

Ruth Eudy, PhD

Associate Professor


1995 – Ph.D. (Social Work), George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St. Louis
1990 –  MSW (Social Work), University of Arkansas at Little Rock
1988 –  BA (Sociology), University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Research Interest

Maternal and Child Health, Family Planning and Contraception, Distance Education in Public Health

Current Research Projects

  • Evaluation of the Arkansas Medicaid Women’s Health Waiver, Centers for
  • Medicare and Medicaid Services and Arkansas Department of Human Services

Courses Taught

PBHL 5123 The Health Care System
PBHL 5003 Introduction to Public Health

Recent Publications

Howard, Diane, Ryan, Kevin, Eudy, Ruth, Mosser, Gordon and Boyd, Keith (2010). Critical decision points in designing inter-professional education. Journal of Health Administration Education, 27(1), 135-144.

Eudy, Ruth. (2009). Infant mortality in the Lower Mississippi Delta: Geography, poverty and race. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 13(6), 806-813.

Felix, Holly and Eudy, Ruth. (2009). Sources of information for home and community-based services. Journal of Social Service Research, 36(1), 1-11.