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 Fall Term 2019

October 1

Tuesday 4-5 p.m.
Living in Pasteur's Quadrant: Can we Link Basic and Applied Research?

Roberta Michnick Golinkoff, Ph.D.

Unidel H. Rodney Sharp Chair & Professor of Education, School of Education, University of Delaware

October 11

Using Implementation Methods to Facilitate Real-World Adoption of Evidence-Based Practice and System Change

Lisa Saldana, Ph.D.

Senior Scientist, Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, Oregon

October 18

Global Future Health: When Fetal Development is Global Development in Guatemala— and Beyond

Emily Yates-Doerr, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, School of Language, Culture, and Society, College of Liberal Arts, OSU

October 25

Can Too Much Exercise Hurt the Heart?

Paul D. Thompson, MD

Chief of Cardiology and The Athletes' Heart Program at Hartford Hospital, Professor of Medicine, Preventive Cardiology, University of Connecticut

November 1

Health System Transformation and Medicaid Expansion in Oregon: Impacts on Women of Reproductive Age

Jeff Luck, Ph.D. and Jangho Yoon, Ph.D.

Associate Professors of Health Policy, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, OSU

November 8

Medication Safety Practice in the Primary Care Setting

Grace Kuo, PharmD, MPH, Ph.D., FCCP, FNAP

Dean, College of Pharmacy, Oregon State University

November 15

Ignite Colloquium with PHHS Postdoctoral Fellows

Details TBD


November 22

Context Matters for Measurement: Rethinking Measures of Positive Youth Development

John Geldhof, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Human Development and Family Sciences, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, OSU

December 6

Nitrate improves exercise performance in zebrafish (Danio rerio): a metabolomics perspective

Norm Hord, Ph.D., MPH, RD

Associate Professor, Nutrition, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, OSU

Video of past seminars

Academic Year 2018-2019


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