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.
One Thursday per month at 4:30 p.m.
The Doll & Hill Teaching Room 2131, Taylor Avenue Building
September 17, 2015
Ankur Pandya, PhD, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Topic: Statins, Value, and Values
October 8, 2015
Nancy Potischman, PhD, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute
Topic: Early Life Risk Factors for Adult Cancers
November 12, 2015
Natasha Stout, PhD, Assistant Professor in Population Medicine at the Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute
Topic: Filling Evidence Gaps in Breast Cancer Prevention and Control: Examples from Model-Based Analyses
December 10, 2015
Graham Colditz, MD, DrPH, the Niess-Gain Professor of Surgery, Chief, Division of Public Health Sciences, associate director of prevention and control at Siteman Cancer Center, and Carolyn Stoll, MPH
Topic: Inclusion of Individuals with Multiple Chronic Conditions in Randomized Controlled Trials of Behavioral Interventions
January 21, 2016
Rebekka Lee, ScD, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Topic: Advancing Implementation and Dissemination Science for Community Health
February 18, 2016
Rebecca Lobb, ScD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Public Health Sciences at Washington University School of Medicine
Topic: Strategies to Improve Colonoscopy - the STIC study
March 24, 2016
Kevin Hall, PhD, Integrative Physiology Section Chief, Laboratory of Biological Modeling, National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health
Topic: The Calculus of Calories: Quantitative Physiology of Human Body Weight Regulation
April 21, 2016
Peter Ubel, MD, Madge and Dennis T. McLawhorn University Professor in the Schools of Business, Public Policy and Medicine at Duke University
Topic: Discussing Healthcare Costs in the Doctor's Office
May 26, 2016
Johan Hviid Andersen, MD, PhD, Clinical Professor, Department of Occupational Medicine, University Research Clinic at Aarhus University, Herning, Denmark
Topic: Socialized Medicine in Denmark: Facts and Myths, and Implications for Research in Public Health
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