Research Seminars

Fridays 1-2 p.m.
Tammy Bray Leadership Conference Room
Hallie Ford Center #115
(Unless otherwise stated.)

The seminar series provides a forum for faculty in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences and other researchers (national and international) to present and discuss current research topics in an environment conducive to stimulating research collaboration and fostering student learning. Faculty and students from the Division of Health Sciences and other colleges, research centers and institutions are encouraged to participate.

The seminar series is co-sponsored by:

Seminars Spring Term 2019

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April 5

Javier Nieto, MD, PhD, MPH, MHS, Dean, OSU College of Public Health and Human Sciences, Professor, Epidemiology Program

It’s Time for Bed: The Neglected Connection between Sleep and Health

April 12

Bruce Lanphear, MD, MPH, Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences,  Simon Fraser University,  British Columbia, Canada

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Little Things Matter: The Impact of Toxic Chemicals on our Health
Co-sponsored with the Environmental and Occupational Health Program

April 19

Afshin Zilanawala, PhD, Assistant Professor, Human Development and Sciences, OSU College of Public Health and Human Sciences

Parental Nonstandard Working Hours in the United Kingdom: Evidence from the Millennium Cohort Study

April 26

David Batty, DSc, Professor,  Epidemiology Program, College of Public Health and Human Sciences

Using Data from Existing Studies in our Research: Sources, Potential, Pitfalls, and Some Results
May 3 Jeff Bethel, PhD, Associate Professor, Epidemiology,  OSU College of Public Health and Human Sciences Building Climate Change Adaptation Capacity in the Public Health Community
Co-sponsored with the Epidemiology Program
May 10 Ingunn Størksen, PhD, Professor, Norwegian Centre for Learning Environment and Behavioural Research in Education, The University of Stavanger

Early School Readiness Interventions in an International Context: The Case of Norway

May 24 John P. Thyfault, Ph.D., FACSM, FTOS, Professor of Physiology, Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, University of Kansas School of Medicine Aerobic Capacity and Susceptibility for Metabolic Disease

May 31

Diana Tisnado, MPA, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Health Science, California State University, Fullerton


Video of past seminars

Academic Year 2018-2019

Academic Year 2017-2018


  To view seminars from past academic years see Research Seminar Video Archive.