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

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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

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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

TBA

Video of past seminars

Academic Year 2018-2019

April 26, 2019

Using Data from Existing Studies in our Research: Sources, Potential, Pitfalls, and Some Results

April 12, 2019

Little Things Matter: The Impact of Toxic Chemicals on our Health

March 1, 2019

Changes in Guidance: Implications of the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans, 2nd Edition

February 22, 2019

The Oregon Poverty Measure: Creation and Preliminary Findings

February 15, 2019

Lessons Learned from Oregon's Health Reforms

February 8, 2019

Information Retrieval from the Electronic Health Records for Patient Cohort Discovery

February 1, 2019

Light-at-Night, Circadian Disruption and Cancer

January 25, 2019

Evaluating Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Safety and Effectiveness in an Integrated Healthcare Delivery System

November 30, 2018

Rethinking the Meaning of Human Health:  Transformational Advances from MIDUS

November 16, 2018

Health in the Arab World: The Social, the Political, and Identity

November 9, 2018

Eating NAFTA: Trade, Food Policies, and the Destruction of Mexico

November 2, 2018

Creating a Culture of Health: The Blue Zones Projects in Four Oregon Communities

October 26, 2018

Implementation Science: Evaluating the Impact of Diet and Physical Activity Interventions in Cancer Survivorship

October 19, 2018

The Present and Future of Stress Research in the South Korean Army

October 05, 2018

Prenatal Cigarette Smoke Exposure and Psychopathology During Adulthood: A Life Course Perspective

September 28, 2018

The Role of Nurturance and Positive Parenting on African American Adolescent Well-being

 

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