Spring 2012 Schedule

Unless otherwise specified, all lectures occur at 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. in Ryan Refectory (the same building as CHIP), Room 204. Please Contact Stacey Leeds if you would like to attend.

Date Speaker Title / Topic
Jan 26, 2012 Jason Seacat
Western New England University
“Dynamic Assessment of Obesity-Related Stigmatization”
Feb 16, 2012 Michael Carey
Brown University
“Using Research to Build a Better Intervention for Sexual Risk Reduction”
Feb 23, 2012 Sherry Deren
NYU College of Nursing
“Research on Drug Use and HIV in NYC: Historical Trends and Future Directions”
Mar 1, 2012 Debarchana Ghosh
“New approaches to Broaden Interdisciplinary Health Research”
Mar 29, 2012 Bryan Blissmer
University of Rhode Island
“Behavior Change for Cancer Prevention”
Apr 5, 2012 Karina Davidson
Columbia University
“A Randomized Controlled Trial of Depression Care for Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients”
Apr 12, 2012 Laura Hartman
DePaul University
“Poverty Alleviation through Innovation: Crashing our Mental Models”
Apr 19, 2012 Stephanie Milan
“Adapting Mental Health Measures and Treatment for Very Different Settings: Adolescents in Nairobi Slums”
Apr 26, 2012 Steven Pinkerton
Medical College of Wisconsin
“Cost-effectiveness of the Insite Supervised Injection Facility”
May 3, 2012 David Bangsberg
Harvard University
“International Perspectives on Adherence to HIV Treatment and Prevention”

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