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Professional Development

Continuing Education

Public Health Grand Rounds

Public Health Grand Rounds is presented Thursdays at 8 a.m. in the Arkansas Department of Health's Dr. Joseph H. Bates Professional Education Auditorium. It is jointly sponsored by The Arkansas Department of Health, the Fay Boozman College of Public Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, and the Arkansas Center for Health Improvement.

February 1, 2018

Geospatial Technologies and Public Health: Moving Beyond Mapping

Sean Young, PhD, MA
Assistant Professor
Department of Environmental and Occupational Health
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

February 8, 2018

From Broken Bones to Bashed Brains: Raising a Generation of Gladiators Through Youth Football

Austin Porter, DrPH, MPH
Deputy Chief Science Officer
Arkansas Department of Health
Corey Montgomery MD, MS
Associate Professor
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Associate Scientist Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute
University of Arkansas Medical Sciences

February 15, 2018

Training Cosmetology Students in Arkansas to Help Dermatologists Prevent Skin Cancer and Detect Melanomas Earlier

Lori Fischbach, PhD, MPH
Director, PhD Program in Epidemiology
College of Public Health
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

February 22, 2018

A Developmental Approach to Childhood Obesity

Alan Mease, MD
Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician
Medical Director Child & Adolescent Health
Family Health Branch
Arkansas Department of Health


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