Communicable Diseases

What is a Communicable Disease?

A communicable disease is an infectious disease capable of being transmitted from one person or species to another or from a surface or food. Several communicable diseases along with information about symptoms, testing, isolation, vaccination and more is available through the various links below.

Learn about the U of A's Communicable Disease Outbreak Committee.

Other communicable disease updates will be provided here as appropriate. 


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    Appointment Information

    • University of Arkansas enrolled students and active employees are eligible to schedule medical services at Pat Walker Health Center. Students must provide their current UARK ID when checking in for an appointment. For further information, view our appointments page.
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