Epidemiology Research Seminar
(HRP 236)


Fall Quarter 2018

Course Director: Steven Goodman MD, PhD, MPH
September 25, 2018 - December 11, 2018
(Tuesdays 1:30 - 2:45 p.m.)

Li Ka Shing Center for Learning, Room LK120

 

View the reading material for fall quarter below.

Date Speaker Topic

9/25

Steven Goodman, MD, PhD, MHS
Professor of Health Research and Policy, and of Medicine (Primary Care and Population Health)

Victor Henderson, MD, MS
Professor of Health Research and Policy, and of Neurology & Neurological Sciences

Rita Popat, PhD
Clinical Associate Professor of Health Research and Policy

~*ORIENTATION*~
10/2

Stephen Luby, MD
Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and, by courtesy, of Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology)

Lorene Nelson, PhD
Associate Professor of Health Research and Policy

Lisa Goldman Rosas, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Health Research and Policy, and of Medicine (Primary Care and Population Health)

Julia Simard, ScD
Assistant Professor of Health Research and Policy and, by courtesy, of Medicine (Immunology and Rheumatology)

Lightning Research Talks

10/9

Sara Cody, MD
Deputy Health Officer/Communicable Disease Control Officer
Santa Clara County Public Health Department

TBA
10/16

Sanjay Basu, MD
Assistant Professor of medicine (Primary Care and Outcomes Research) and, by courtesy, of Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology)

TBA

10/23

Desiree LaBeaud, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases) and, by courtesy, of Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology)

Making the invisible over the last five years: Dengue and chikungunya transmissions, risk, disease and prevention in Kenya

10/30

Wing Kay Fok, MD
MS candidate | Epidemiology & Clinical Research
Clinical Assistant Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology

Adam Miner, PsyD
MS candidate | Epidemiology & Clincial Research
Instructor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

TBA
11/6

David Rehkopf, ScD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Primary Care and Population Health), and, by courtesy, of Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology)

TBA

11/13

Mark McGovern, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (Public Mental Health and Population Sciences) and, by courtesy, of Medicine (Primary Care and Population Health)

TBA

11/20 ~**No Class**~ Thanksgiving Break
11/27

Michelle Odden, PhD
Associate Professor of Health Research and Policy

TBA

12/4

Katie Stone, PhD
Senior Scientist
California Pacific Medical Center Research

TBA
12/11 ~**No Class**~ Finals Week

For further information about HRP 236 Epidemiology Research Seminars, please contact Educational Program Manager Misty Mazzara (mmazzara@stanford.edu).   

Student/Alum Publications and awards

Dec 2017: Congratulations Ph.D. candidate, Stelios Serghiou, for being awarded the David Sackett Young Investigator Award 2017 by the Journal of Clinical Epidemiology for his paper on Field-wide meta-analyses!
"Field-wide meta-analyses of observational associations can map selective availability of risk factors and the impact of model specifications"

Nov 2017: Congrats to recent Ph.D. grad, Andrew Goldstone, on his recent publication with NEJM! Keep up the fantastic work!
"Mechanical or Biologic Prostheses for Aortic-Valve and Mitral-Valve Replacement"

July 2017: Congrats to MD/Ph.D. candidate, Nathan Lo, on his publication!
"Public Health and Economic Consequences of Vaccine Hesitancy for Measles in the United States"

April 2017: Congrats to Ph.D. candidate, Katherine Holsteen, for writing a competitive grant for the Center for Digital Health!

March 2017: Congrats Ph.D. candidate and guest speaker, Nathan Lo, for giving a talk in London for the Gates Neglected Tropical Disease Modeling Consortium meeting. Talk title: "Strengthening guidelines for helminths and NTDs: applications of cost-effectiveness analysis”

February 2017: Congrats Ph.D. candidate, Nathan Lo, for his publication in NEJM
"The Perils of Trumping Science in Global Health — The Mexico City Policy and Beyond"