Fall 2012 Schedule

Unless otherwise specified, all lectures occur at 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. in the J. Ray Ryan Building (the same building as CHIP), Room 204. Please contact CHIP Lecture Series if you would like to attend.

Date Speaker Title / Topic Webstream Link
Aug 30, 2012 Kelly Brownell
Yale University
“Is There the Courage to Change the American Diet?”
Sept 13, 2012 Mike Copenhaver
UConn
“Adapting Evidence-based interventions for Optimal Implementation with Drug Users”
Sept 27, 2012 Audrey Pettifor
University of North Carolina
“Young Women & HIV Risk in sub-Saharan Africa: Moving beyond the individual to address structural drivers of the epidemic”
Oct 18, 2012 Janice Krieger
Ohio State University
“The Role of Uncertainty and Social Networks in Medical Decision-making: Predicting uptake of the HPV vaccine”
Oct 25, 2012 Stephen Ross, etc.
UConn
“New Research in Health Economics”
Nov 8, 2012 Patrick Wilson
Columbia University
AIDS/HIV Risk Prevention among MSM
Postponed due to weather
Nov 29, 2012 Juan Salazar
UConn Health Center
“Venereal syphilis in Colombia: Where immune-biology sets the stage for the uncontrolled spread of the disease”
Dec 6, 2012 Rigoberto Lopez
UConn
“Beverage Choice of U.S. Households: Determinants and Obesity Consequences”