Epidemiology & Clinical Outcomes Research Seminar Series

With its central location in the Washington University Medical Center and state-of-the-art meeting rooms, the Division of Public Health Sciences hosts the Epidemiology and Clinical Outcomes Research Seminar Series. Co-sponsors for this monthly seminar include: the Institute for Public Health, the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Department of Medicine, and the Department of Anesthesiology.

2014-2015 SCHEDULE
Thursdays at 4:30 p.m.
The Doll & Hill Teaching Room 2131, Taylor Avenue Building
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September 11, 2014
Jeremy Goldhaber-Fiebert, PhD, Stanford University School of Medicine
"Can We Afford the New Era of Hepatitis C Treatment?" (see the flyer)

October 23, 2014 (note: this month's talk was moved from the second Thursday to the fourth)
Shi-Yi Wang, MD, PhD, Yale School of Public Health
Topic: Decision Modeling for Breast Cancer Interventions (see the flyer)

November 13, 2014
Chanita Hughes-Halbert, PhD, Medical University of South Carolina and Hollings Cancer Center
Topic: Interventions that Address Social Determinants of Cancer Disparities

December 11, 2014
Y. Claire Wang, MD, ScD, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Topic: Global Obesity Modeling

January 8, 2015
Amit Amin, MD, Cardiovascular Division, Washington University School of Medicine
Topic: to be announced

February 12, 2015
Shoba Ramanadhan, ScD, MPH, Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center
Topic: to be announced

March 12, 2015
TBA

April 9, 2015
Jeffrey Peipert, MD, PhD, Robert J. Terry Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine
Topic: to be announced

May 14, 2015
TBA

June 11, 2015
TBA


PAST SPEAKERS (2013-2014)

September 12, 2013 
Graham A. Colditz, MD, DrPH, Washington University School of Medicine
"Risk Prediction in Breast Cancer, Development, Validation and Implementation in Clinic: Methodologic Challenges and Lessons Learned" 

October 10, 2013 
Jorge Chavarro, MD, ScD, Harvard School of Public Health and Harvard Medical School
“Studying the Transgenerational and Developmental Origins of Chronic Disease”

November 14, 2013
M. Alan Brookhart, PhD, UNC-Chapel Hill
“Can Variation In Medical Practice Be Used To Estimate Treatment Effects?”

December 12, 2013 
Mark A. Klebanoff, MD, MPH, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
"Directed Acyclic Graphs: Basic Principles, Diagramming Intent-to-Treat, and Explaining Paradoxes in Perinatal Epidemiology"

January 9, 2014
Germaine Louis, PhD, MS, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
“Impact of Environmental Chemicals on Gynecologic Health: Is There a Connection?”

February 13, 2014
Michael Avidan, MBBCh, Washington University School of Medicine
"My Travails in the Lands of Negative Trials"

March 13, 2014
Erica T. Warner, ScD, MPH, Harvard School of Public Health
“Racial Disparities in Breast Cancer Incidence and Survival: The Role of Subtype” 

April 10, 2014
Ethan Basch, MD, MSc, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
“Patient-Reported Outcomes and Adverse Event Reporting in Oncology” 

May 8, 2014
Steven H. Woolf, MD, MPH, Virginia Commonwealth University
"The New Era of Stakeholder Engagement in Health Research, Policy, and Practice"