Upcoming & Recent Seminars

Ecology becomes biology: A population health perspective on self-regulation and the foundations of health disparities
- Seminar by Sara B. Johnson
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
12pm-1:15pm
Room 2086 AIRB
Sara B. Johnson

This talk will focus on how the social environment shapes the basic building blocks of self-regulatory development (cognitive, emotional, behavioral, physiological) in the first two decades of life, and the implications of this knowledge for efforts to reduce child and health and educational disparities. Dr. Sara B. Johnson Ph.D., MPH is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Public Health at Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine & Public Health. Dr. Johnson is also Director of General Academic Pediatrics Fellowship and Director of the Rales Center for the Integration... read more


Spring Speakers

You are invited to join us for a series of seminars that address contemporary issues in public health throughout Spring Quarter 2016. A list of confirmed seminars is presented below. All seminars are typically scheduled from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM on Mondays. Other dates and times are included to accommodate special speaker schedules. Unless otherwise stated, seminars will be held in the Calit2 Auditorium. If necessary, alternative locations will be announced to accommodate specific audiences.

No RSVP is necessary, and the seminars are free and open to the public. Videotapes of Public Health seminars are archived through the UC Irvine OpenCourseWare program.

For updates, please visit: publichealth.uci.edu or contact Ms. Anna Rager at (949) 824-0566 or ARager@uci.edu.

Date Speaker
Dele Ogunseitan, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Mar. 28, 2016

Dele Ogunseitan, Ph.D., M.P.H., Department of Population Health and Disease Prevention, Program in Public Health, UC Irvine


TOPIC: Urban Mining and Disease Burden: http://ocw.uci.edu/lectures/urban_mining_and_disease_burden.html
VENUE: Online Seminar
Donna Barbisch
Apr. 11, 2016

Donna Barbisch, Major General, (rtd.), U.S. Army, Senior Scientist and Strategic Project Lead, Institute for Training and Simulation, University of Central Florida


TOPIC: Improving Executive Decision-Making through Research Based Science and Simulation
VENUE: Calit2 Auditorium
Xianming Tan, Ph.D.
Apr. 18, 2016

Xianming Tan, Ph.D., Research Associate Professor, Department of Biostatistics, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill


TOPIC: Variable selection for marginal analysis of longitudinal data with missing observations and covariate measurement error
VENUE: Calit2 Auditorium
Rhonda Belue, Ph.D
May. 02, 2016

Rhonda Belue, Ph.D, Associate Professor, Health Policy and Administration, College of Health and Human Development, Pennsylvania State University


TOPIC: The role of Family in Non-communicable disease management in Sub-Saharan Africa
VENUE: Calit2 Auditorium
Heather Brandt, Ph.D.
May. 09, 2016

Heather Brandt, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina


TOPIC: Partnered- and Engaged-approaches to Address Cancer-related Health Disparities
VENUE: Calit2 Auditorium
Jonathan Chevrier, Ph.D.
May. 16, 2016

Jonathan Chevrier, Ph.D., Canada Research Chair in Environmental Health Sciences, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University


TOPIC: Indoor Residual Spraying for Malaria Control and Child Development in South African Children Participating in the VHEMBE Study: A Case Study on the Risks and Benefits of Insecticide Use for Disease Vector Control
VENUE: Calit2 Auditorium

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