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 run from 12-1:30pm and 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
April 3: Rachel Kidman, Program in Public Health and Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University
May 1: Daniel Wartenberg, Environmental and Health Sciences Institute, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School