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Arkansas State Board of Health Meeting

04/26/2018 - 04/26/2018

Location

10am to 12pm
Freeway Medical Tower - Room 906
5800 W. 10th St.
Little Rock, AR 72205

Description

Regular Quarterly Meeting. For more information on the State Board of Health, go to http://www.healthy.arkansas.gov.

Child Health Advisory Committee Meeting

05/17/2018 - 05/17/2018

Location

9am to 12pm
Freeway Medical Building - Rm 906
5800 W. 10th St.
Little Rock, AR 72205

Description

This Committee addresses statewide efforts to decrease childhood obesity, develops nutrition and physical activity standards and makes policy recommendations to the State Board of Education and the State Board of Health.

North Central Arkansas Trauma Regional Advisory Council Meeting

04/18/2018 - 04/18/2018

Location

2pm to 4pm
Northwest Arkansas Community College
Center for Health Professionals
1 College Dr.
Bentonville, AR 72712

Description

This is a scheduled meeting of the Northwest Arkansas Trauma Regional Advisory Council to continue to support and develop the Arkansas Trauma System.

The meeting is open to the general public. If you have any questions, please contact the Trauma Section at 501-671-1428.

Conference Call:
  • United States: +1 (888) 278-0296
  • Access Code: 9405391#

For more information on the trauma system in Arkansas or the Trauma Advisory Council, go to http://www.healthyarkansas.gov

Central Arkansas Trauma Regional Advisory Council Meeting

04/17/2018 - 04/17/2018

Location

5:30pm to 8pm
MEMS
1101 W. 8th St.
Little Rock, AR 72204

Description

This is a scheduled meeting of the Central Arkansas Trauma Regional Advisory Council as we continue working to build a trauma system in Arkansas.
 
The meeting is open to the general public. If you have any questions or need directions please contact the Trauma Section at 501-671-1428.
Conference Call Option:
  • To access the conference call, please phone: 1-571-317-3122
  • Once you have reached the conference call center, use access code 978-315-141# to join. GoToMeetings https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/978315141
For more information on the trauma system in Arkansas, go to http://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/

Arkansas State Board of Registered Sanitarians Meeting

04/27/2018 - 04/27/2018

Location

10am to 11am
White County Health Unit
112 Brantly Road
Searcy, AR 72143

Description

To conduct routine business related to the profession of professional Registered Sanitarians, consider registration applicants, administer registration exams, and approve continuing education units for registrants.

Breast Cancer Control Advisory Board Meeting

04/24/2018 - 04/24/2018

Location

5pm to 6pm
Arkansas Department of Health
5th Floor Media Briefing Room
4815 W. Markham St.
Little Rock, AR 72205

Description

The focus of the meeting will be general business of the BreastCare program in Arkansas.

U. S. Surgeon General to Visit ADH, UAMS

04/12/2018 - 04/12/2018

Location

Thursday, April 12

8am to 9am
ADH Public Health Grand Rounds
Dr. Joseph H. Bates Professional Education Auditorium
Arkansas Department of Health
4815 W. Markham Street
Little Rock, AR 72205

12pm to 12:45pm
UAMS Lecture & Media Conference
Sam Walton Auditorium
10th Floor, Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
4301 W. Markham Street
Little Rock, AR 72205

Media Conference: 12:45pm

Description

A guest of ADH, UAMS and the Arkansas Minority Health Commission (AMHC), Dr. Adams will give a presentation entitled “Better Health through Better Partnerships.” Interested media are invited to attend one or both sessions. ADH will live stream Public Health Grand Rounds through the Arkansas Department of Health Facebook page. A media opportunity will follow the UAMS lecture at 1 p.m. outside the Sam Walton Auditorium.

ADH, the Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and the Arkansas Center for Health Improvement jointly sponsor Public Health Grand Rounds each week to provide education to employees and medical professionals in the state.

Child Health Advisory Committee Meeting

04/19/2018 - 04/19/2018

Location

9am to 12pm
Freeway Medical Building
10th and University
Little Rock, Arkansas 72205
9th floor Room 906

Description

This Committee addresses statewide efforts to decrease childhood obesity, develops nutrition and physical activity standards and makes policy recommendations to the State Board of Education and the State Board of Health.

Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Tracking and Intervention Advisory Board Meeting

04/24/2018 - 04/24/2018

Location

3pm to 4:30pm
Freeway Medical Building
10th and University
Little Rock, Arkansas 72205
9th floor, Room 906

Description

The focus of the meeting will be general business of Universal Newborn Hearing Screening in Arkansas.

For more information on the Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Tracking and Intervention Advisory Board, please contact: Diedra Levi at 501-280-4758 or email at Diedra.levi@arkansas.gov.

Cancelled: Arkansas Suicide Prevention Council Meeting

04/04/2018 - 04/04/2018

Location

The scheduled meeting to be held April 4, 2018 has been cancelled.

Description

The meeting is open to the general public. If you have any questions or need directions, please contact the Arkansas Department of Health Injury and Violence Prevention Section at 501-683-0707.

Conference Call Instructions: Members and guests who need to attend the meeting by conference call should follow these steps:

  • To access the conference call, please phone 1-877-402-9753.
  • Once you have reached the conference call center, you may use Access Code: 8059853# to join the meeting.

Medical Ionizing Radiation Licensure Committee Meeting

04/17/2018 - 04/17/2018

Location

3pm to 4:30pm
Arkansas Department of Health, Radiation Control / Radiologic Technology Licensure Program Office
Freeway Medical Building - Room A111
5800 W. 10th St.
Little Rock, AR 72205 

Description

The Medical Ionizing Radiation Licensure Committee (MIRLC) meets quarterly and serves as an advisory committee to The Arkansas State Board of Health. The Committee consists of ten members appointed by the Governor. The MIRLC adopts standards, may grant, deny, renew, suspend or revoke licenses for any cause stated in the act; adopt, publish, review, and revise such rules and regulations not inconsistent with the law as may be necessary to enable it to carry into effect the provisions of the act. The MIRLC reviews allegations and violations, may conduct disciplinary proceedings and issue subpoenas as provided in the act. The MIRLC reviews RTL Program reports.

Child Health Advisory Committee Meeting

04/19/2018 - 04/19/2018

Location

9am to 12pm
Freeway Medical Building
10th and University
Little Rock, Arkansas 72205
9th floor, Room 906

Description

This Committee addresses statewide efforts to decrease childhood obesity, develops nutrition and physical activity standards and makes policy recommendations to the State Board of Education and the State Board of Health.

2018 Arkansas Minority Barber & Beauty Shop Health Initiative

04/21/2018 - 04/21/2018

Location

Locations & Times

  1. Arkansas College of Barbering & Hair Design : 200 Washington Ave, North Little Rock, 8am - 2pm
  2. Arkansas College of Barbering & Hair Design: 9100 N. Rodney Parham Rd, Ste. 101, Little rock, 9am - 3pm
  3. Erick’s Barber Shop: 7700 Baseline Rd, Ste. 1900, Little Rock, 9am - 3pm (Latino)
  4. Fresh & Tight Styles: 3214 Asher Ave, Little rock, 9am - 3pm
  5. New Image: 8817 Geyer Springs Rd, Little rock, 9am - 3pm (Latino)
  6. New Tyler Barber College: 1221 Bishop Lindsey Ave, North Little Rock, 9am - 3pm
  7. Razor’z Back Barbershop & Styling Team: 8601 West Markham St, Little Rock, 9am - 3pm
  8. Velvatex College: 1520 Dr. Martin Luther King Dr, Little Rock, 8am - 2pm

Description

The event will take place on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at participating sites in Pulaski county.

If you would like to sign up or learn more about each team member function, please click here: 2018 Volunteer Sign-up or the VolunteerAR website. For additional information contact Chychy Smith at Chychy.Smith@arkansas.gov or call 501-661-2282.

Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Tracking and Intervention Advisory Board Meeting

04/24/2018 - 04/24/2018

Location

3pm - 4:30pm
Freeway Medical Building
Room 906
5800 W. 10th St.
Little Rock, AR 72204

Description

The focus of the meeting will be general business of Universal Newborn Hearing Screening in Arkansas.

For more information on the Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Tracking and Intervention Advisory Board, please contact: Diedra Levi at 501-280-4758 or email at Diedra.Levi@arkansas.gov.

Athletic Commission Meeting

03/13/2018 - 03/13/2018

Location

12pm - 3:30pm
Terry Library
2015 Napa Valley Dr.
Little Rock, AR 72212

Description

Quarterly meeting.

Arkansas Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Advisory Committee Meeting

03/13/2018 - 03/13/2018

Location

1pm - 2pm
Freeway Medical Building
Room 906
5800 W. 10th St.
Little Rock, AR 72204

Description

The focus of the meeting will be general business of the Arkansas Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Advisory Committee.

Cosmetology Technical Advisory Committee Meeting

03/26/2018 - 03/26/2018

Location

9am - 10am
Freeway Medical Building
Room 801
5800 W. 10th St.
Little Rock, AR 72204

Description

This is our bi-monthly committee meeting which consists of general business.

Massage Therapy Technical Advisory Committee Meeting

03/12/2018 - 03/12/2018

Location

9am - 10am
Freeway Medical Building
Room 801
5800 W. 10th St.
Little Rock, AR 72204

Description

This is our quarterly committee meeting which consists of general business.

Child Health Advisory Committee Meeting

03/15/2018 - 03/15/2018

Location

9am - 12pm
Freeway Medical Building
10th and University
Little Rock, Arkansas 72205
9th floor Room 906

Description

This committee addresses statewide efforts to decrease childhood obesity, develops nutrition and physical activity standards and makes policy recommendations to the State Board of Education and the State Board of Health.

State legislators to receive Stop the Bleed training

02/28/2018 - 02/28/2018

Location

11:30am - 1pm
Big MAC Building, Committee Room A
1 Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR 72201

Description

Stop the Bleed training, which trains bystanders to be immediate volunteer responders and act quickly in the event of a trauma to save lives until professional emergency responders can arrive on the scene.

Trauma is the number one cause of death for Arkansans between the age of 1 and 45. The first five minutes after a trauma are crucial. Immediate volunteer responders who are trained in Stop the Bleed techniques can make a life or death difference to a person who is injured. They are able to provide basic trauma care before professional responders arrive on the scene. Arkansas is leading the nation in the training of law enforcement, school personnel, and the public in these techniques. At this event, state legislators will be trained in these life-saving techniques.

Arkansas Valley Trauma Regional Advisory Council Meeting

02/28/2018 - 02/28/2018

Location

11am - 2pm
Sparks Medical Clinic - Fort Smith
5428 Ellsworth Rd Suite A
Fort Smith, Arkansas 72903

Description

The meeting is open to the general public. If you have questions please contact the Trauma Section at 501-671-1428.

You can join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/219129797

You can also dial in using your phone: United States: +1 (872) 240-3412  Access Code: 219-129-797

Joining from a video-conferencing room or system?
Dial: 67.217.95.2##219129797
Cisco devices: 219129797@67.217.95.2

First GoToMeeting? Do a quick system check: https://link.gotomeeting.com/system-check

 

EMS Committee of the Trauma Advisory Council Meeting

02/20/2018 - 02/20/2018

Location

2pm - 3pm

Freeway Medical Tower
Room #906
5800 West 10th Street
Little Rock, AR 72204

Description

This is a scheduled committee meeting for general business related to statewide efforts to build a trauma system in Arkansas.

The meeting is open to the general public. If you have any questions or need directions, please contact the Trauma Section at 501-671-1428.

Conference Call Option: Members and guests who need to attend by conference call should follow these steps:

  • To access the conference call, please phone: 1-888-204-5984
  • Once you have reached the conference call center, you may use access code 3746461#

For more information on the trauma system in Arkansas or the Trauma Advisory Council, go to http://www.healthyarkansas.gov/

Governor’s Trauma Advisory Council Meeting

02/20/2018 - 02/20/2018

Location

10am - 12pm

Freeway Medical Tower
Boardroom # 906
5800 West 10th Street
Little Rock, AR 72204

Description

This is a scheduled meeting for general business related to statewide efforts to continue to support and develop the Arkansas Trauma System.

The meeting is open to the general public. If you have any questions, please contact the Trauma Section at 501-671-1428.

Conference Call Option:

  • 1-888-204-5984
  • Access Code 3746461#

For more information on the trauma system in Arkansas or the Trauma Advisory Council, go to http://www.healthy.arkansas.gov

Notice of Public Hearing

04/16/2018 - 04/16/2018

Location

9am
Arkansas Department of Health Auditorium
4815 West Markham St.
Little Rock, AR 72205

Description

The Arkansas Department of Health, Section of Medical Marijuana will hold a public hearing on Monday, April 16th at 9:00 a.m. in the auditorium of the Health Department Building located at 4815 W. Markham, Little Rock, AR, 72205, to allow interested persons to comment on  a petition to add a condition as required by the Rules and Regulations Governing Medical Marijuana Registration, Testing, and Labeling in Arkansas promulgated pursuant to Amendment No. 98 of the Constitution of the State of Arkansas of 1874.

The petition seeks to add Bipolar Affective Disorder, ICD-10 code F31 to the list of qualifying medical conditions found in Section III, 23(a) of the Rules and Regulations Governing Medical Marijuana Registration, Testing, and Labeling in Arkansas.

Copies of the petition are available for public inspection and copying at the Arkansas Department of Health, Medical Marijuana Section, located at 4815 W. Markham, Little Rock, AR 72205, and online HERE.

The public may submit written comments by mail or in person to Joy Gray, Section Chief, Medical Marijuana, 4815 W. Markham, Slot 50, Little Rock, AR, 72205; or by email to: lana.gray@arkansas.gov

Comments must be received by 12:00 noon on Monday, April 16th, 2018.

Local Grant Trust Fund Subcommittee Meeting

02/15/2018 - 02/15/2018

Location

10am - 11am
Arkansas Department of Health Auditorium
4815 W. Markham St.
Little Rock, AR 72205

Description

The Local Grant Trust Fund (LGTF) Subcommittee, appointed by the president of the Board of Health, will have a meeting to review county applications for grants to complete renovations on several health units and approve funding based on money available. 

The LGTF Subcommittee will then recommend awards of funding to the full Board of Health. Center for Local Public Health may provide administrative support to the LGTF Subcommittee in this process.

North Central Arkansas Trauma Regional Advisory Council Meeting

02/14/2018 - 02/14/2018

Location

11am - 1pm
White River Medical Center
Conference Center
1710 Harrison Street
Batesville, AR 72501

Description

This is a scheduled meeting of the North Central Arkansas Trauma Regional Advisory Council to continue to support and develop the Arkansas Trauma System.

Conference Call Options:
1-669-244-3412
Access Code: 422-713-685

Go-To-Meeting Option:
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/422713685

Governor’s Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council Meeting

05/23/2018 - 05/23/2018

Location

1:30pm - 3:30pm
Freeway Medical Tower, Rm 906
5800 W. 10th St.
Little Rock, AR 72204

Description

The focus of the meeting will be general business of the Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council in Arkansas.

For more information on the Governor’s Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council, go to http://www.healthy.arkansas.gov 

If you are unavailable to attend please use the following call in option:

  • You may join the meeting by calling 1-877-810-9415 for access.
  • Please use the access code to join the meeting: 40477672#.

Introduce yourself when you make the connection.

Governor’s Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council Meeting

11/07/2018 - 11/07/2018

Location

1:30pm - 3:30pm
Freeway Medical Tower, Rm 906
5800 W. 10th St.
Little Rock, AR 72204

Description

The focus of the meeting will be general business of the Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council in Arkansas.

For more information on the Governor’s Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council, go to http://www.healthy.arkansas.gov,

If you are unavailable to attend please use the following call in option:

  • You may join the meeting by calling 1-877-810-9415 for access.
  • Please use the access code to join the meeting: 40477672#.

Introduce yourself when you make the connection. 

Governor’s Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council Meeting

08/02/2018 - 08/02/2018

Location

1pm - 3pm
Hot Springs Convention Center
431 Convention Blvd.
Hot Springs, AR 71901

Description

The focus of the meeting will be general business of the Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council in Arkansas.

For more information on the Governor’s Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council, go to http://www.healthy.arkansas.gov 

If you are unavailable to attend please use the following call in option:

  • You may join the meeting by calling 1-877-810-9415 for access.
  • Please use the access code to join the meeting: 40477672#.

Introduce yourself when you make the connection.

Northeast Arkansas Trauma Regional Advisory Council Meeting

02/07/2018 - 02/07/2018

Location

1pm - 3pm
Regional One Hospital
Jefferson Conference Room
877 Jefferson Ave
Memphis, TN 38103

Description

This is a scheduled meeting of the Northeast Arkansas Trauma Regional Advisory Council to continue to support and develop the Arkansas Trauma System.

The meeting is open to the general public. If you have any questions, please contact the Trauma Section at 501-671-1428.

The meeting will include a webinar using Adobe Connect. Access to the webinar will require a PC with internet connectivity. To connect to the webinar, use this link:
http://adh.adobeconnect.com/febneatrac/

When you connect to the webinar, you will be asked for your name. Please enter your name and your organization (Jane Jones with Mercy in Rogers).

Audio for the meeting will be provided by the following teleconference number: 1-877-336-1829, Access Code 3785765

Arkansas Suicide Prevention Council Meeting

02/07/2018 - 02/07/2018

Location

10am - 12pm
Freeway Medical Tower
5800 West 10th St.
Little Rock, AR 72204
Room 902

Description

The meeting is open to the general public.

If you have any questions or need directions, please contact the Arkansas Department of Health Injury and Violence Prevention Section at 501-683-0707.

Conference Call Instructions: Members and guests who need to attend the meeting by conference call should follow these steps:

  • To access the conference call, please phone 1-877-402-9753.
  • Once you have reached the conference call center, you may use Access Code: 8059853# to join the meeting.

Arkansas Licensure Committee and Advisory Board of Interpreters between Hearing Individuals and Deaf

02/02/2018 - 02/02/2018

Location

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Freeway Medical Tower
5800 W. 10th Street
Little Rock, Arkansas 72204
Room 902

Description

Board meeting of Advisory Board for Interpreters between Hearing Individuals and Individuals who are Deaf, Deafblind, Hard of Hearing and Oral Deaf.

Child Health Advisory Committee Meeting

02/15/2018 - 02/15/2018

Location

9am - 12pm
Freeway Medical Building
9th floor Room 906
10th and University
Little Rock, Arkansas 72205

 

Description

This Committee addresses statewide efforts to decrease childhood obesity, develops nutrition and physical activity standards and makes policy recommendations to the State Board of Education and the State Board of Health.

Arkansas Falls Prevention Coalition Meeting

02/01/2018 - 02/01/2018

Location

2pm - 4pm
Freeway Medical Tower
Meeting room 906
5800 W 10th street
Little Rock, AR 72204

Description

Members of the Arkansas Falls Prevention Coalition will meet to discuss measures to reduce falls.

The meeting is open to the general public. If you have any questions, please contact the Arkansas Department of Health Injury and Violence Prevention Section at 501-638-0707.
Conference Call Option:
• 1-877-402-9753.
• Access Code: 8059853#
 
For more information on Injury and Violence Prevention in Arkansas please visit: Injury and Violence Prevention Section

Water License Committee Meeting

02/08/2018 - 02/08/2018

Location

10am - 11am
Dale Bumpers Training Center, Arkansas Rural Water Association Office
Board Room
Lonoke, Arkansas 72086

To reach the Training Center use the Lonoke exit (Exit 175) off Interstate 40. Then go to the commercial area on the north side of the Interstate. From that major intersection take Dee Dee Street to the North, going between McDonald’s and the gas station and then between the hotels. The Training Center is on the West (left) side of the street at 240 Dee Dee Street. It is a gray with blue trim building on the north side (backside) of the commercial subdivision. Parking is readily available.

Description

The quarterly meeting of the Arkansas Drinking Water Advisory & Operator Licensing Committee.

Please plan for the meeting to last until mid-afternoon with a lunch break.

ABC produced a webinar in September 2017 introducing the new license exams. ABC is offering a the complete recording of the event. I suggest, if time permits, you review the webinar. It answers many questions as to its use, etc.

Massage Therapy Technical Advisory Committee Meeting

01/29/2018 - 01/29/2018

Location

9:00 AM
Freeway Medical Building, Room 801
5800 West 10th Street
Little Rock, AR  72204

Description

This is a continuance for a hearing held on December 11, 2017.

Public Health Accrediation Board
Arkansas Department of Health
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