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


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:

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**Dr. Bleich has requested that the archived post of this lecture be delayed until the beginning of the next semester. Apologies for any inconvenience.


Thursday, 1/25/2018

Speaker: Lisa Eaton, Ph.D., UConn

Lecture title: “Sexual Risk Reduction, Stigma, and PrEP Interventions for HIV/STI Prevention among Black Gay/Bisexual Men and Transgender Women”

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, 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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Thursday, 3/29/2018

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

Lecture title: “Tuskegee, Patient 0, and Evidence-Based HIV Prevention: Why Can’t We Get Our Facts Straight?”

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, 4/5/2018, RSVP REQUIRED

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

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Thursday, 4/19/2018, RSVP REQUIRED

Speaker: Claude Mellins, Ph.D. / Jennifer Hirsh, Ph.D., Columbia University Medical Center

Lecture title: “The Sexual Health Initiative to Foster Transformation (SHIFT): Findings, Policy Implications, and Key Directions for Future Research”

Lecture time and location: 12:30-1:30pm UConn Alumni Center, Great Hall, 2384 Alumni Drive, Storrs, CT

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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.

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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)

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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:

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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.

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Archived stream coming soon!

 

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.

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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:

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Archived lecture coming soon!