2017 – 2018 Lecture Series

LOCATION: Lectures typically take place in the J. Ray Ryan Building, 2006 Hillside Road, University of Connecticut, Storrs Campus. For directions and maps, click here.

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ATTENDING

For each lecture, InCHIP will send announcements through the CHIP-L listserv and include RSVP forms. To subscribe, click here. Any questions regarding the lecture series, can be directed to: lectureseries@chip.uconn.edu.

WEBCAST

Live: Most lectures can be viewed via a live web stream by clicking on the webcast play button for the selected talk when it becomes available.

Archive: Use the same button to access the archived video.

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.

Please check back frequently for the most up-to-date schedule and information!

 

The entire 2017-2018 InCHIP Lecture Series is co-sponsored by very generous contributions from the following:


Completed Lectures

 

Thursday, 9/7/2017

Speaker: Wizdom Powell, Ph.D., UConn Health

Lecture title: “They Can’t Breathe: Neighborhoods, Racialized Stress, and Substance Use Among Young Adult African American Men”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor), or in room 204 upstairs. The specific room will be posted in the main InCHIP entranceway on the day of the lecture.

This lecture also co-sponsored by:

Watch archived lecture:
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Thursday, 10/12/2017

Speaker: Lisa Butler, Ph.D., UConn InCHIP

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

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor), or in room 204 upstairs. The specific room will be posted in the main InCHIP entranceway on the day of the lecture.

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Thursday, 10/26/2017

Speaker: Rosalie Corona, Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Lecture title: “Engaging Families and Communities to Promote Health”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor), or in room 204 upstairs. The specific room will be posted in the main InCHIP entranceway on the day of the lecture.

Watch archived lecture:

Workshop title: “Adapting Evidence-Based Health Interventions for Working with Latina/os”

Workshop time and location: 3:00 – 4:00pm in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor)

Please note: workshops may only be viewed in-person and will not be streamed or recorded.

This lecture also co-sponsored by:


Thursday, 11/2/2017

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 the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor), or in room 204 upstairs. The specific room will be posted in the main InCHIP entranceway on the day of the lecture.

This lecture also co-sponsored by:

 

Watch archived lecture: Click for Media Site Stream


Thursday, 11/16/2017

Speaker: Sara Bleich, Ph.D., Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

Lecture title: “Philadelphia Beverage Tax: Early Data on Price and Sales”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor), or in room 204 upstairs. The specific room will be posted in the main InCHIP entranceway on the day of the lecture.

This lecture also co-sponsored by:

 

Watch archived lecture: Click for Media Site Stream


Thursday, 1/25/2018

Speaker: Lisa Eaton, Ph.D., UConn

Lecture title: “Unpacking and Addressing Stigma: Interventions for HIV/STI Prevention among Black Gay/Bisexual Men”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor), or in room 204 upstairs. The specific room will be posted in the main InCHIP entranceway on the day of the lecture.

Watch archived lecture: Click for Media Site Stream

 

Discussion title: Roundtable Discussion: Ideas for Stigma Intervention Development

Discussion time and location: 2:00 – 3:00pm in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor)

Please note: Workshops may only be viewed in-person.


Thursday, 2/1/2018

Speaker: Jeffrey Bratberg, Pharm.D., University of Rhode Island

Lecture title: “Opioids, Addiction, and Medication Safety: Balancing Solutions at the Intersection of Public Health, Pharmacy, and Policy”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor), or in room 204 upstairs. The specific room will be posted in the main InCHIP entranceway on the day of the lecture.

This lecture also co-sponsored by:

 

Watch archived lecture: Click for Media Site Stream


Thursday, 2/15/2018

Speaker: David Sherman, Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara

Lecture title: “Reducing Stress and Facilitating Adaptive Health Behaviors: A Self-Affirmation Perspective”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor), or in room 204 upstairs. The specific room will be posted in the main InCHIP entranceway on the day of the lecture.

Watch archived lecture: Click for Media Site Stream

Workshop title: “Using Affirmation to Improve the Efficacy of Health Promotion Interventions”

Workshop time and location: 2:30 – 3:30pm in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor)

Please note: Workshops may only be viewed in-person. Livestreaming and archived recordings will be unavailable.

 


Thursday, 3/1/2018

Speaker: Tamara Afifi, Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara

Lecture title: “The Theory of Resilience and Relational Load: Implications for Families and Health”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor), or in room 204 upstairs. The specific room will be posted in the main InCHIP entranceway on the day of the lecture.

This lecture also co-sponsored by:

 

Video of this lecture was removed at the request of the lecturer.


Thursday, 3/29/2018

Speaker: William Darrow, Ph.D., Florida International University

Lecture title: “A Stitch in Time Saves Nine – Tuskegee, Patient O, and Evidence-Based Public Health”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor), or in room 204 upstairs. The specific room will be posted in the main InCHIP entranceway on the day of the lecture.

Watch archived lecture: Click for Media Site Stream

Roundtable title: “From Patient 0 to Getting to Zero – A Brief History of the AIDS Epidemic”

Roundtable time and location: 1:45-3:15pm in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor)

Please note: Workshops may only be viewed in-person.

 

This lecture also co-sponsored by:


Thursday, 4/5/2018

Speaker: Brian Hainline, M.D., NCAA’s Sports Science Institute / New York University / Indiana University

Lecture title: “Concussion, Mental Health, and the Future of College Sport”

**Lecture time and location: 12:30 – 1:30pm Doris and Simon Konover Auditorium, Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, 405 Babbidge Rd, Storrs, CT**

This lecture also co-sponsored by:

Video of this lecture was removed at the request of the lecturer.


Thursday, 4/19/2018

Speaker: Claude Mellins, Ph.D., Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

Lecture title: “The Sexual Health Initiative to Foster Transformation (SHIFT): Examining Sexual Health and Sexual Violence on College Campuses”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor), or in room 204 upstairs.

 

At the request of the speaker, live streaming and recording not available.


Thursday, 4/26/2018

Speaker: William A. Fisher, Ph.D., Western University London, Ontario, Canada / UConn

Lecture title: “Do Good Values Make Bad Science? Research Case Studies in HIV/AIDS, Pornography, and Sexuality”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor), or in room 204 upstairs. The specific room will be posted in the main InCHIP entranceway on the day of the lecture.

 

Watch Archived lecture:
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Workshop title: “What’s a Nice Scientist Like You Doing in a Place Like This? Social Psychology and the Design of Clinical Trials in Sexual Medicine”

Workshop time and location: 10:00 – 11:30am in the Colloquium Room (Room 14 on the first floor)

Please note: Workshops may only be viewed in-person.