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UAMS, Arkansas Faith Leaders Promote Health Equity

Acacia Bamberg Sallati was the event's keynote speaker. July 18, 2016 | Nearly 200 Arkansas faith leaders, health ministries, educators, researchers and health care providers recently gathered in Little Rock to make connections and share ideas that will help reduce health disparities in Arkansas. The second annual Community-Campus Partnership Conference to Address Health [...]

By | July 18th, 2016|Faculty, Research, University News|0 Comments

UAMS, ADH Study Links Longer Driving Time to Heart Attack Death

Arkansans’ risk of dying from a heart attack increases the farther away they live from hospitals capable of treating them when compared to state residents who live closer, a new study by Arkansas researchers shows. Their death risk can be as much as 26 percent higher, according to the multi-year study led by Appathurai Balamurugan, [...]

By | March 4th, 2016|News Release, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Receives $40,000 from Mexican Consulate to Continue Community Health Partnership

June 12, 2015 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health today received $40,000 from the Mexican Consulate in Consul David Preciado (left) presents a check to UAMS Chancellor Dan Rahn, M.D., continuing funding support for the Ventanilla de Salud program. Little Rock to continue [...]

By | June 12th, 2015|University News|0 Comments

UAMS, Mexican Consulate Continue Community Health Partnership

LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health today received $40,000 from the Mexican Consulate in Little Rock to continue a partnership begun in 2010 that provides health education, screenings and referrals to health care providers for those with needed services for more than 30,000 [...]

By | June 12th, 2015|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell|0 Comments

Author Lectures on Influence of U.S. Surgeon General’s Office

April 21, 2015 | Associated Press national medical correspondent Mike Stobbe, Dr.P.H., can recall the specific  conversation that inspired him to write a book about the office of the U.S. surgeon general.

By | April 21st, 2015|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Unveils Portrait, Launches Endowment Campaign Honoring Former U.S. Surgeon General M. Joycelyn Elders

April 9, 2015 | Former U.S. Surgeon General M. Joycelyn Elders, M.D., has been honored with the unveiling of a portrait commissioned by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health Advisory Council.

By | April 9th, 2015|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Unveils Portrait, Launches Endowment Campaign Honoring Former U.S. Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders

LITTLE ROCK — Former U.S. Surgeon General M. Joycelyn Elders, M.D., has been honored with the unveiling of a portrait commissioned by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health Advisory Council.

By | April 9th, 2015|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

CDC Awards UAMS $3.75 million for Arkansas Prevention Research Center

LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Prevention Research Center (ARPRC) at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health has been awarded an additional $3.75 million grant to continue the ARPRC’s activities for a new five-year period by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

By | February 26th, 2015|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS College of Public Health, Mexican Consulate Team Up for Public Health Initiatives

<span class="content">LITTLE ROCK – The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health and the Mexican Consulate today took two steps toward offering better health education and screening programs to the more than 25,000 visitors at the Mexican Consulate in Little Rock each year.</span>

By | February 23rd, 2010|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments