Research Seminars

CPHHS Office of Research

Fridays 1-2 p.m.

Hallie E. Ford Center room 115

  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:

Winter term 2023 seminars

January 27

Transforming health care for women veterans: embedded research in the VA

Elizabeth (Becky) Yano, PhD, MSPH
UCLA Fielding School of Public Health

Watch recording

February 3

From television to Twitter: The confluence of media and health

Beth Hoffman, PhD, MPH
Center for Social Dynamics and Community Health, University of Pittsburgh

February 10

Depression and suicide in adolescents: Reimagining how we assess and respond to risk

Hannah Lawrence, PhD
College of Liberal Arts, Oregon State University

February 17

Physical activity and health promotion for individuals with intellectual disabilities through Special Olympics

Andrew Pitchford, PhD, CAPE
College of Public Health and Human Sciences,Oregon State University

February 24

Rural families speak about resilience: A family science-public health collaboration

Kelly Chandler, PhD
College of Public Health and Human Sciences
Oregon State University

Doris Cancel-Tirado, PhD, MPH
Health & Exercise Science
Western Oregon University

March 3

Sustainable community partnership and empowerment: Promoting health and inclusive change in rural Botswana

Sunil Khanna, Ph.D.
College of Public Health and Human Sciences, Oregon State University

March 10

A comprehensive animal model of the biomedical basis of alcohol use disorders

Kathleen A. Grant, Ph.D.
Oregon National Primate Research Center

March 17

The future of abortion access in Oregon

Amy Handler, MPH
President & CEO at Planned Parenthood of Southwestern Oregon

Video of past seminars