Don’t miss out on the fascinating and diverse seminars the Department of Epidemiology consistently hosts!
Always check out what is coming up in our our weekly Lunchtime Seminar Series
The Epidemiology Department hosted the 158th Cutter Lecture on Preventative Medicine on December 5th, 2013. The distinguished lecture speaker was Dr. Bruce Psaty, MD, PhD. View the lecture here. We will look forward to the next Cutter Lecture on Wednesday, May 7th, 2014 at 4pm in Kresge G1.
To All CCDD Affiliates:
3rd Annual Outreach Conference to Increase Diversity in Science
This year the conference will be hosted in Boston, MA !
- Friday May 2 (Westin Copley) – Saturday May 3 (HSPH Kresge)
- Applications open through March 15, rolling admission (we’re encouraging students to apply early!)
- link to Outreach Conference Application
If you are interested in speaking on 5/3 (or joining us at the reception 5/2 to meet with students), please let Mel Larsen know! We would love to have you participate.
“Almost Famous”- A Department of Epidemiology seminar on speaking to the media…
Tuesday, March 25th at 5:30pm | Epi Library, Kresge 907
- The Department of Epidemiology will host a seminar and discussion on tips, tricks and some very important factors to remember when speaking to the media. Eric Rimm will provide a brief presentation. A discussion will then take place amongst all seminar student, postdoc and faculty attendees. All current Epi students and postdocs are encouraged to attend!
Epidemiology and Environmental Health Social Event
The Departments of Epidemiology and Environmental Health recently hosted a fun social gathering on Thursday, February 13th Kresge Cafeteria that included karaoke, drinks and great company. We can’t wait see you at our next social event!
Dr. William Eaton, PhD, Professor and Chair of Department of Mental Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health was named the 2012 Harvard Award Lecture in Psychiatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics. The annual Harvard Award in Psychiatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics was established in 1994 to recognize outstanding achievement and lifelong commitment to the fields of Psychiatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics. Each year the award is given to an individual whose lifelong career contributions have significantly advanced the fields of Psychiatric Epidemiology and/or Biostatistics. This award is made possible by the generous gift of Dr. Ming Tsuang and Ms. Snow Tsuang.
Previous awardees have included Benjamin Passamanick, Morton Kramer, Alexander Leighton, Joseph Fleiss, Samuel Guze, Samuel Greenhouse, Lee Robins, Helena Kraemer, Norman Sartorius, Robert Gibbons, Bruce Dohrenwend, Christine Waternaux, Leon Eisenberg, Tom TenHave, Naomi Breslau, Nan Laird, Jane Murphy, and Phil Lavori.
HSPH was well represented at the Meeting of the Society for Pediatric and Perinatal Epidemiologic Research (SPER) on Tuesday June 26, 2012 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
The Department of Epidemiology hosted a luncheon in honor of Dr. Ming Tsuang, Behavioral Genomics Endowed Chair and University Professor, University of California; Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Director, Center for Behavioral Genomics, Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego on Friday June 22, 2012.