Research Seminars

Fridays 1-2 p.m.

 

  Presentations will be held both in person at Hallie Ford Center Room #115 and via Zoom until further notice.

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:

Spring term 2022 seminars

April 1

Transforming Local Public Health for Equity

Jocelyn Warren, PhD, MPH, Public Health Administrator for Lane County, Oregon

April 8

The pursuit of human potential and the 2 hour marathon barrier

Brett Kirby, PhD, Principal Scientist, Human Performance; Nike Sport Research Laboratory, Nike Inc.

April 15

Challenges in identifying severe maternal morbidity cases

Marit Bovbjerg, PhD, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, Oregon State University 

Jonathan Snowden, PhD, Associate Professor, School of Public Health, Oregon Health & Science University/Portland State University, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Oregon Health & Science University

Rescheduled for Fall 2022

Center for Healthy Aging Research – Opportunities and new directions

Karen Hooker, PhD, Jo Anne Leonard Petersen Endowed Chair in Gerontology and Family Studies; Interim Co-Director, Center for Healthy Aging Research, College of Public Health and Human Sciences

Emily Ho, PhD, Interim Co-Director, Center for Healthy Aging Research, College of Public Health and Human Sciences; Director, Linus Pauling Institute, Oregon State University

Jackilen Shannon, PhD, OHSU Knight Cancer Institute/Oregon Clinical Translational Research Institute

May 6

Community engagement in intervention adaptation for people living with and beyond cancer

Jessica Gorman, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor, Health Promotion and Health Behavior, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, Oregon State University

May 13

“Bruh u got to make sure you good out here”: Engaging youth in participatory action research

Marguerita Lightfoot, PhD, Associate Dean for Research, School of Public Health, Oregon Health & Science University/Portland State University

May 20

De-emphasizing BMI to promote health and enhance health equity

Nichole Kelly, PhD, Evergreen Associate Professor, College of Education, Counseling Psychology, Family and Human Services, Food Studies, Prevention Science, University of Oregon

May 27

Coming together to advance equity and justice in CPHHS as part of our land-grant mission

Jonathan Garcia, PhD, Associate Professor of Global Health; Project Director for the Initiative, A Land Grant University for Equity and Justice, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, OSU

Kate MacTavish, PhD, Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Sciences, Co-Project Director for the Initiative, A Land Grant University for Equity and Justice, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, OSU

Video of past seminars