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Epidemiology Seminar Series: The Intersection of Epidemiology and Biomedical Informatics; Is It Really Just Data Science? – 10/21/21

  • Dr. John H. Holmes, PhD, FACE, FACMI, FIAHSI, Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Informatics Institute for Biomedical Informatics University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Epidemiology Seminar Series: Epidemiology PhD Alumni Panel – 9/2/21

  • Dr. Kai Wang, Research Associate, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Department of Epidemiology, Harvard University
  • Dr. Agana-Norman, Assistant Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine and Population Health, University of Texas Medical Branch
  • Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor, Assistant Professor, Public Health Department of Epidemiology, Baylor University
  • Jake Ball, New field Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) Liaison, Boehringer Ingelheim

Epidemiology Seminar Series: Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Series-8/5/21

  • Thomas LaVeist, PhD, Dean and Weatherhead Presidential Chair in Health Equity, Tulsane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulsane University

Epidemiology Seminar Series: Doctoral Students in Epidemiology -7/2/21

  • Sara Nutley, PhD student, Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida
  • Inyoung Jun, PhD student, Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida
  • Akemi Wijayabahu, PhD candidate, Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida

Epidemiology Seminar Series: Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Series-6/3/21

  • Joyce Balls-Berry, PhD, MPE Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, Washington University

HealthStreet: An Epidemiology Research Lab with and for the Community-5/6/21

  • Linda Cottler, PhD, MPH, FACE Dean’s Professor, Department of Epidemiology; Associate Dean for Research, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida
  • Catherine L Striley, PhD, MSW, MPE Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida
  • Ting-Yuan Cheng, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida
  • Deepthi Varma, PhD Research Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida

Estimating the influence of police harassment and incarceration on mental health, addictions, and STI/HIV transmission risk: Development of conceptual models to inform policy and intervention-12/3/20

  • Maria Khan, MPH, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Population Health; Director, Comparative Effectiveness and Implementation Training Program, New York University Grossman School of Medicine

Impacts of the Diversity Innovation Paradox on Minority Populations in Academia-11/5/20

  • Alyssa Falise and Upuli Dissanayake PhD Students, Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida

Turning Chutes into Ladders for Women Faculty: A Roadmap for Equity in Academia-11/5/20

  • Michelle Cardel, PhD, MS, RD, FTOS Assistant Professor, Department of Health Outcomes & Biomedical Informatics; Director, Obesity Research Alliance; Associate Director, Center for Integrative Cardiovascular and Metabolic Diseases, University of Florida College of Medicine

How do we learn what works? A two-step algorithm for causal inference from real world data-1/9/20

  • Miguel A. Hernan, MD, DrPH Kolokotrones Professor of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Using a System Science Approach to Understand How Dynamic Social Complexities Influence Adolescent and Young Adult Marijuana Use-11/7/19

  • Pamela Matson, PhD, MPH Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics; Director of Research, Adolescents Medicine Fellowship Program, John Hopkins University School of Medicine

From Public Health Genomics to Precision Public Health: A 20-Year Journey-10/3/19

  • Muin Khoury, MD, PhD Director, Office of Public Health Genomics Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Addressing Causation Through Study Design in Perinatal Epidemiology: New Magic with Old Tricks-8/15/19

  • Eduardo Villamor, MD, DrPH, MPH Professor, Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health


Ignorance is Not Bliss: The MotherToBaby Program Approach to Evaluating the Safety of Exposures in Pregnancy and Lactation-7/18/19

  • Christina Chambers, PhD, MPH Co-Director, Center for Better Beginnings; Professor, Division of Dysmorphology and Teratology, Department of Pediatrics; Divisions of Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Family Medicine and Public Health and Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of California, San Diego

Data Privacy in Large Biomedical Research Repositories-6/6/19

  • Bradley Malin, PhD Professor and Vice Chair of Biomedical Informatics, Co-Director, Health Data Science Center, Vanderbilt University


What’s in a Name? List of Names Reveal Differences in Academic Systems-5/2/19

  • Stefano Allesina, PhD Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolution and Computation, University of Chicago

Genetic Code verses ZIP Code: The Complementarity of Precision Medicine and Precision Public Health-4/18/19

  • Thomas Pearson, MD, MPH, PhD Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Medicine, University of Florida
  • Hui Hu, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida

Efforts to Reduce the Black Excess Stroke Risk… With a Trip Upstream to Racial Differences in Blood Pressure-3/21/19

  • George Howard, DrPH Professor, Department of Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Liver Cancer Risk in a Vulnerable South Texas Population-1/31/19

  • Bradley Pollock, PhD Professor and Chairman, Arline Miller Rolkin Chair in Public Health Sciences, Department of Public Health Sciences; Associate Dean of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis

Drugs and the Human Envirome-1/17/19

  • James Anthony, MSc, PhD Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics; Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics Director, NIDA Drug Dependence Epidemiology Training Program, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University

Genetic Modulation of Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes: Translational Opportunities-12/6/18

  • Alessandro Doria Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health


Translating Community Outreach and Engagement for Optimizing Research with Under-Represented Populations-11/1/18

  • Deborah Erwin, PhD Distinguished Member Director, Office of Cancer Health Disparities Research, Roswell Park Institute


Exploring Gene-Environment Correlations and Interactions in Adolescent Substance Use- 9/20/18

  • Cristina Bares, MS, MSW, MBA, PhD Associate Professor, School of Social Work; University of Michigan


Health Consequences of Firearm Violence in the US-8/2/18

  • Bindu Kalesan, PhD, MPH Assistant Professor of Medicine and Director of Center for Clinical Translational Epidemiology and Comparative Effectiveness, Boston University School of Medicine


Precision Prevention of Colorectal Cancer – from the Discovery of Genetic Risk Factors to Risk Stratified Screening-5/23/18

  • Riki (Ulrike) Peters, PhD Candidate for the Director of the Division of Cancer Epidemiology, Member of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Research Professor, University of Washington


PhD in Epidemiology Student Presentations-5/3/18

  • Denny Fe Garcia Agana PhD Students, Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida
  • Verlin Joseph
  • Michael Swain
  • Ayodeji Otufowora

Co-localizing Alcoholism and Breast Cancer Genes in African Diaspora-3/14/18

  • Huaizhen Qin, PhD Faculty Candidate; Assistant Professor Department of Global Biostatics and Data Science, Tulane University

Estimating Breast Cancer Risk After a Benign Biopsy: Opportunities and Obstacles-3/1/18

  • Mark Sherman, MD Senior Associate Consultant II,Career Scientist, Professor of Epidemiology and Pathology

Interpreting Epidemiologic Evidence: The Art of Using Research Wisely-2/22/18

  • David Savitz, PhD Professor, Epidemiology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brown University?

Challenges in the Use of Dengue Vaccines-9/7/17

  • Derek A. T. Cummings, PhD Preeminence Professor, Department of Biology and Emerging Pathogens Institute, University of Florida

Hormonal Determinants of Breast Cancer – An Epidemiologic Perspective-3/2/17

  • Joanne Dorgan, PhD, MPH Professor and Director, Division of Cancer Epidemiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine

PhD in Epidemiology Student Presentations-2/2/17

  • Vicki Osborne PhD Students, Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida
  • Sadaf Milani
  • Jacob Ball
  • Bin Yu

Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes – Lessons from Diverse Populations-1/12/17

  • Barbara Howard, PhD Senior Scientist, MedStar Health Research Institute

Health Equity Research and Policy: Building the Evidence Base for Solutions to Health and Health Care Gaps-12/1/16

  • Philip M. Alberti, PhD Senior Director, Health Equity Research and Policy, Scientific Affairs, AAMC

Space, place, and location: Spatial correlates of HIV risk among young men who have sex with men-11/3/16

  • José A. Bauermeister, MPH, PhD Penn Presidential Associate Professor of Nursing, Department of Family and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania

Epidemiologic analyses of poorly-characterized and -studied conditions: the example of urologic chronic pelvic pain syndromes-9/8/16

  • Siobhan Sutcliffe, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine

Precision Public Health: Panacea or Contradiction in Terms?-8/4/16

  • Thomas Pearson, MD, MPH, PhD Executive Vice President for Research and Education, University of Florida Health Sciences Center

All-Cause Mortality Associated with Early Drunkenness and Nonmedical Use of Opioid Pain Relievers: A 27-Year Follow-Up from the Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study-7/14/16

  • Hui Hu, PhD Faculty Candidate; College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida

Obesity in Rural America: Addressing the Challenges of Treatment, Dissemination and Implementation-7/7/16

  • Michael G. Perri, PhD Dean, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida

The ecology of MERS-CoV and Ebolavirus: from host reservoir to disease-3/10/16

  • Vincent Munster, PhD Chief, Virus Ecology Unit Laboratory of Virology, Rocky Mountain Laboratories

Multilevel analysis of egocentric network data-2/4/16

  • Hongjie Liu, MS, PhD Professor, Department of Epidemiology, University of Maryland

Threading the Needle: How HIV Care Inconsistency and Vaccine Hesitancy Informs Strategies to Improve Clinical Trial Recruitment among Vulnerable Populations-1/7/16

  • Paula Frew, PhD Assistant Professor, Emory University School of Medicine

Seeking the causes of the racial (and geographic) differences in stroke mortality-11/12/15

  • George Howard, PhD Professor of Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham

The Role of Social Marketing in Cancer Behavioral Research-10/1/15

  • Gwendolyn Quinn, PhD Professor of Oncologic Sciences, University of South Florida

Suicide prevention is a winnable battle…if…-9/3/15

  • Eric Caine, MD Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology, University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry