Pacific Islander Health Science Conference

Center for Pacific Islander HealthUniversity of Arkansas Center for Diversity Affairs

Jelā kõn jerbal ko elap aer emman im kalimomo ilo jikin ejmour!  Conference in ej FREE ñan aolep ri-jikuul ro rej high school IM bar ñan mama im papa ro jimor im rej kõnaan ekkatak im jelā kõn jerbal ko elap aer emman im rej bed ilo Northwest Arkansas.

Learn more about exciting career opportunities in health care! This FREE conference is for high school students, parents/guardians, and the community members who want to learn more about post-high school education and professional opportunities available in Northwest Arkansas.

Participants will have the opportunity to:

  • Group photo of Pacific Islanders Ro im renaaj bõk kunaer renaaj maroñ ioon taktõ ro, nurse ro¸ ri-kauno ro, im ri-jerbal ro jet elap aer jelā kõn jerbal in health, bar einwõt recruiters ro jen college ko.
  • Meet doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and other health professionals, as well as college and graduate level recruiters and faculty.
  • Ekkatak ak jelā kõn wewein am naaj dreloñe college im technical program ko ikijjeen health care.
  • Learn more about the admissions process to local college and technical programs in health care.
  • Bed ibben recruiter ro, ri-jikuul ro im ri-kaki ro jen UAMS, University of Arkansas, Northwest Arkansas Community College, im bar ro jet.
  • Meet with recruiters, students, and faculty from UAMS, the University of Arkansas, Northwest Arkansas Community College, and more.
  • Kõnnaan ibben Ri-Majõl im ro jet jen Pacific Islands im rej jerbal ilo hospital im clinic ko kõn wewein jerbal ko aer.
  • Talk to local Marshallese and other Pacific Islanders working in area hospitals and clinics about their careers.

Ňe eloñ kajjitōk ak melele ko jet ilo kajin Belle im Majõl jimor, kebaak lok Chris Jacob ilo 479-713-7674 ak

For questions or additional information in English and Marshallese, contact Chris Jacob at 479-713-8674 or

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences       Northwest Arkansas Community College     PETRA Allied Health     Arkansas Coalition of Marshallese