State University, AR 72467
Phone: (870) 972-2656
Fax: (870) 680-8847 Online: www.NYIT.edu/Arkansas New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine-Arkansas is dedicated to improving access to health care for the underserved and rural populations in Arkansas and the Mississippi Delta Region. Arkansas ranks 48th in overall population health status due to low health indicators including obesity and number of adults who smoke. The state also ranks 46th in the number of active physicians per capita and 39th in the number of primary care physicians. NYITCOM–Arkansas was established in 2016 with the mission of meeting the need for more physicians in this medically underserved area.