Upcoming Events

SHDH Seminars
Tuesday, Sep 18, 2012, 12:30-1:30 p.m. FXB G-13
“Translational epidemiology: are we ready for a population perspective in our research?”
Geneviève Chêne, MD, PhD, Professor of Biostatistics and Public Health,
Bordeaux School of Public Health (ISPED), France

Tuesday, Sep 25, 2012, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Kresge G-2
“Inequality and Dysfunctional Societies”
Richard Wilkinson, Professor Emeritus of Social Epidemiology,
University of Nottingham, The Equality Trust, C0-Director

Thursday, Oct 11, 2012, 12:30-1:30 p.m. FXB G-12
“Understanding and preventing adolescent dating abuse perpetration: An evidence-based perspective”
Emily Rothman, ScD, Associate Professor, Department of Community Health Services
Boston University School of Public Health

Tuesday, Oct 23, 2012, 12:30-1:30 p.m. FXB G-13
“Developing effective anti-racism interventions: Lessons from Australia”
Naomi Priest, Ph.D., Senior Research Fellow in Public Health and Health Inequalities,
McCaughey Centre: VicHealth Centre for Community Wellbeing
Melbourne School of Population Health, Australia

MCH/CYF Concentrators, Alum and Faculty Open House
Sunday, Sep 23, 1-3 pm
Marie McCormick’s house
POC: Sarah Chase - schase@hsph.harvard.edu

SHDH Advanced Doctoral Seminar
Continues this year based on students’ interest in having a time to discuss topics relevant to students working on their doctoral thesis. Maria Glymour and Stephen Gilman will continue as faculty advisors. All SHDH doctoral students who have completed their written comprehensive exam are welcome to attend.  The seminars for Spring are scheduled for 12:30 – 1:30 pm in Kresge 606 on the following dates:
Sep 21; Oct 5 & 19; Nov 2, 16 & 20; Dec 14.

Conference: THE TRULY DISADVANTAGED AFTER 25 YEARS
Friday, September 14, 2012, 8:30 am-5:30 pm
Harvard University, CGIS South-Concourse Level
1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA
Check for Updates: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/centers/wiener
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