Research Seminars

College of Health's Office of Research

Fridays 1-2 p.m.

Hallie E. Ford Center 115 and Zoom

This seminar series provides a forum for faculty in the College of Health 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 other colleges, research centers and institutions are encouraged to participate.

The seminar series is co-sponsored by:

Winter term 2024 seminars


Jan. 26

Por Que Me Paso a Mi: Using Community Focused Methods to Explore Prediabetes-Related Stress Among Latinxs

Deshira Wallace, PhD
Assistant professor at UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

Feb. 2

If We Want to Make Progress in the HIV Epidemic Among Sexual and Gender Minorities, It’s Time we Started Talking About Meth Again

Christian Grov, PhD
Professor and chair at CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy and the CUNY Institute for Implementation Science in Population Health

Feb. 16

Heat, Housing and Health: Assessing Exposure to Extreme Temperatures in Affordable Housing

Vivek Shandas, PhD
Professor of geography in OSU’s College of Liberal Arts and founder and director of the Sustaining Urban Places Research Lab at Portland State University

Feb. 23

Gun Violence and Firearm Injury Prevention Research: Contributions to National Efforts From Oregon

Kathleen F. Carlson, PhD
Professor at the OHSU-PSU School of Public Health, director of the OHSU Gun Violence Prevention Research Center, and core investigator of the Health Services Research and Development Service Center to Improve Veteran Involvement in Care

Mar. 8

Substance Use Policies and Their Effects on Young Adults

Harold Bae, PhD
Associate professor of biostatistics in the College of Health at Oregon State University