As part of the Graduate School's "Building Graduate Communities Initiative," the Program in Public Health presents a research seminar series for the 2013-2014 academic year. This year we are pleased to feature continuing and new PPH faculty, as well as outside speakers from other institutions. All seminars will take place in the SHTM Large Conference Room, HSC Level 2 Room 408. Please check back for details regarding title and topic for the next upcoming talk.
September 5: Emily Vala Haynes, Departments of Demography and Sociology, University of Pennsylvania: Transitions to adulthood in Central America:Trends in the Timing of Leaving School, Sexual Initiation, First Marriage, and First Birth.
November 14: Jennifer Manganello, School of Public Health, SUNY Albany: The influence of media use, health literacy, and health information seeking on health outcomes for youth.
February 6: Jaymie Meliker, Program in Public Health and Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University
March 6: Sean Clouston, Program in Public Health and Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University (4-5pm)
April 3: Rachel Kidman, Program in Public Health and Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University (4-5pm)
May 1: Daniel Wartenberg, Environmental and Health Sciences Institute, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (Time TBA)