2016 – 2017 Lecture series

Location: All lectures take place in the J. Ray Ryan Building at 2006 Hillside Road at the University of Connecticut in Storrs. For directions and maps, click here. Please note the specific room number for each lecture.

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RSVP: For each lecture InCHIP will send reminders, which include requests for RSVPs, through the CHIP-L listserv. To subscribe, click here. Any questions regarding the lecture series, please contact lectureseries@chip.uconn.edu.

Webcast: LIVE: The InCHIP Lectures Series can be viewed via a live web stream by clicking on the webcast play button for the selected talk when it becomes available.

ARCHIVED: If you missed the live webcast, use the same button to access the archived video, available by the afternoon of the next business day.

This activity is made possible with support from the Office of the Vice President of Research and various UConn and UConn Health Schools, Departments and Centers.

We are still adding additional lectures. Please check back frequently for the most up-to-date schedule!

The entire 2016-2017 InCHIP Lecture Series is co-sponsored by very generous contributions from the following:

 


Thursday, 3/23/2017

Speaker: Richard Fortinsky, Ph.D. UConn Health, Center on Aging

Lecture title: “Testing In-Home Interventions to Improve Health Outcomes for Older Adults with Cognitive Vulnerability and their Families.”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in the InCHIP Colloquium Room (1st Floor)

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Thursday, 4/6/2017

Speaker: Allison Earl, Ph.D. University of Michigan

Lecture title: “Racial Disparities in Attention to HIV-Prevention Information: Causes and Consequences for Health Promotion.”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in Room 204 (2nd Floor)

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Thursday, 4/20/2017

Speaker: Lucie Cluver, Ph.D. University of Oxford, United Kingdom

Lecture title: “Social Welfare or Cash Incentives: Can Benefits or Bribery Stop Adolescent HIV in Africa?”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in Room 204 (2nd Floor)

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Thursday, 4/27/2017

Speaker: William H. George, Ph.D. University of Washington

Lecture title: “Heat of the Moment: Experiments: Mediators and Moderators of the Alcohol and Sex Risk Link.”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in Room 204 (2nd Floor)

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Completed Lectures


Thursday, 9/8/2016

Speaker: Leonard Epstein, Ph.D. University at Buffalo, SUNY

Lecture title: “Reinforcement Pathology and Obesity.”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in Room 204 (2nd Floor)

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Thursday, 9/15/2016

Speaker: Rafael Ballester Arnal, Ph.D. Universitat Jaume, Castellon de la Plana, Spain

Lecture title: “Promoting Sexual Health in Spain.”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in Room 204 (2nd Floor)

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Thursday, 9/29/2016

Speaker: Reinhard Laubenbacher, Ph.D. UConn Health

Lecture title: “Quantitative Approaches to Healthcare Across Scales.”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in Room 204 (2nd Floor)

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Thursday, 10/20/2016

Speaker: Edward Maibach, Ph.D., MPH. George Mason University

Lecture title: “TV weathercasters as local climate change educators: From exploratory research to national network in 5 years.”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in Room 204 (2nd Floor)

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Intervention Core Lecture and Discussion

Targeted Emotional Education Modules (TEEMs)

Ross Buck, PhD, UConn Communication Department
Thursday, 11/3/16, 12:30-1:30 in the Colloquium Room (Room 14) at InCHIP (J. Ray Ryan building)

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Supplementary Papers: The Biological Affects: A Typology (Buck 1999); Prime Theory: An Integrated View of Motivation and Emotion (Buck 1985)


Thursday, 11/10/2016

Speaker: Chris Dunkel-Schetter, Ph.D. UCLA

Lecture title: “Maternal Stress and Anxiety Before Birth: Consequences and Mechanisms.”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in Room 204 (2nd Floor)

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Thursday, 11/17/2016

Speaker: Richard F. Brown, Ph.D. Virginia Commonwealth University

Lecture title: “Physician-Patient Communication Research in the Oncology Health Care Setting.”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in Room 204 (2nd Floor)

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Thursday, 12/1/2016

Speaker: Kari Kugler, Ph.D. The Pennsylvania State University

Lecture title: “Expanding the Tool Box: Using the Multiphase Optimization Strategy to Build Effective and Efficient Interventions.”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in Room 204 (2nd Floor)

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There was no recording for this lecture.


Thursday, 12/8/2016

Unfortunately, this lecture has been postponed.

The lecture will be rescheduled for Spring 2017. More information will be available on this page when a new date is determined.

Speaker: Lisa Butler, Ph.D, UConn

Lecture title: “Pediatric HIV Disclosure: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial in Kampala, Uganda.”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in Room 204 (2nd Floor)

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Thursday, 1/26/2017

Speaker: Sheana Bull, Ph.D. MPH, University of Colorado, Aurora.

Lecture title: “Innovations in Technology for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention: The mHealth Impact Lab.”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in Room 204 (2nd Floor)

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Thursday, 2/9/2017

This lecture has been cancelled due to weather.

Speaker: Robert Aseltine, Ph.D. UConn, CPHHP

Lecture title: “Using Medical Claims and EHR Data to Predict Suicide Risk.”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in Room 204 (2nd Floor)

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Thursday, 2/23/2017

Speaker: J. Graham Thomas, Ph.D. Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Lecture title: “Digital Health Technology for the Assessment and Treatment of Obesity and Related Behaviors.”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in Room 204 (2nd Floor)

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Thursday, 3/2/2017

Speaker: Chandra Osborn, Ph.D, MPH. One Drop, Informed Data Systems Inc.

Lecture title: “The One Drop app with In-app Coaching Engages, Empowers, and Improves Health Outcomes”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in Room 204 (2nd Floor)

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Thursday, 3/9/2017

Speaker: Mary Jane Rotheram-Borus, Ph.D. UCLA

Lecture title: “Implementing scalable HIV prevention interventions for women and adolescents in South Africa and the US.”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in The InCHIP Colloquium Room (1st Floor)

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