Health Research and Policy

Epidemiology Research Seminar (HRP 236)

Fall Quarter 2012
Course Director: Dee West, PhD
September 25 - December 4, 2012
(Tuesdays 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.)
CCSR, Room 4205 (*For Autumn Quarter only)

Date Speaker Topic
9/25
Victor Henderson, MD
Professor, Health Research and Policy - Epidemiology, Neurology
Chief, Division of Epidemiology
New student orientation;
followed by seminar "Soy and Cognition" at 2:00 pm
10/2
Dee W. WEest, PhD
Emeritus Professor, Health Research and Policy, Epidemiology
Disparities in Cancer Care and Outcomes
10/9
Marcia Stefanick, PhD
Professor of Medicine at the Stanford Prevention Research Center (SPRC) and Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
The Women's Health Initiative (1993-2015)
10/16
Catherine Ley, PhD
Sr Research Scientist, Infectious Diseases
Infection as a Cause of Obesity: an Update of the STORK Study
10/23
Damini Jawaheer, PhD
Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute (CHORI)
Influence of Genes and Gender on Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk
10/30
Margaret McCusker, MD, MS
EpiPRO, Genetech, Inc.
Epidemiology in Drug Development-How Data Support Strategies
11/6
Bette Caan, DrPH
Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland
Soy and Breast Cancer Survival
11/13
Latha Palaniappan, MD, MS
Clinical Epidemiology, Assoc. Investigator; Health Care & Policy Research, PAMF Research Institute
Using Clinical Data for Epidemiological Research: Promise and Pitfalls
11/20
No seminar
Thanksgiving
11/27
Theresa Keegan, PhD, MS
Research Scientist, Cancer Prevention Institute of California
Dr Salma Shariff-Marco, PhD, MPH
Research Scientist, Cancer Prevention Institute of California
The Built Environment, Obesity, and Breast Cancer Survival
12/4
Cristina Maria Arce, MD
Fellow, Division of Nephrology, Stanford
with
Ben Goldstein, PhD
Instructor, Sr Biostatistician, Stanford
Differences in Access to Kidney Transplantation Between Hispanic and non-Hispanic Whites in the United States
12/11
No Seminar
Final exams week

If you need directions or would like to be on the e-mail list, please contact Toni Ali (650-723-5456; ). Suggestions and self-nominations for seminar speakers and topics are welcome.

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