2020 Fall Seminars


Application of Epidemiology Results to Individuals

January 8, 2020

1:00-1:50 P.M.

Kresge 502

Paolo Boffetta, MD
Professor, Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology
Professor, Environmental Medicine & Public Health
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

 


Mediation Analysis when Outcome and Mediator are Semi-Competing Events with Application in Health Disparities Research

January 15, 2020

1:00-1:50 P.M.

Kresge G2

Linda Valeri, PhD
Assistant Professor in Biostatistics
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

 


The Six Cities Study: The Significance of its Origins for its Unexpected Findings

January 29, 2020

1:00-1:50 P.M.

Kresge 502

David S. Jones, MD, PhD
A. Bernard Ackerman Professor of the Culture of Medicine
Harvard University

 


Controlling Infectious Diseases in the 21st Century

February 5, 2020

1:00 – 1:50 P.M.

Kresge 502

Caroline Buckee, DPhil
Associate Professor of Epidemiology
Department of Epidemiology
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health


Constances, a General-Purpose Population-Based Cohort of 210,000 Participants in France for Health Research

February 12, 2020

1:00 – 1:50 P.M.

Kresge 502

Marie Zins, MD, PhD
Professor of Public Health, Paris Descartes University; Director of the INSERM Population-based Epidemiological Cohorts Unit; PI of the Constances Cohort

 

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Marcel Goldberg, MD, PhD
Emeritus Professor of Epidemiology, Paris Descartes University; co-PI of the Constances Cohort

 

 

 


 If Not Us, Who? When Researchers Become Activists, or Vice Versa

February 26, 2020

1:00 – 1:50 P.M.

Kresge 502

Miguel Hernán, MD, DrPh
Kolokotrones Professor of Biostatistics and Epidemiology Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health


Metabolomics Meets Epidemiology – Enabling Tools for Precision Medicine

March 4, 2020

1:00 – 1:50 P.M.

Kresge 502

Rima Kaddurah-Daouk, PhD
Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Duke University School of Medicine