Health Research and Policy

Epidemiology Research Seminar (HRP 236)

Spring Quarter 2009
Course Director: Alice Whittemore
March 31 - June 2, 2009
(Tuesdays 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.)
HRP Redwood Building, Room T138B

Date Speaker Topic
Doug Owens, MD
Professor of Medicine and, by courtesy, of Health Research and Policy
The Cost-effectiveness of HIV Screening
James Allison, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine Emeritus UCSF Division of Gastroenterology SFGH
Lisa Herrinton, PhD
Research Scientist at the Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente
Screening for Colon Cancer 2009
George Lundberg, MD
Editor in Chief, Medscape General Medicine

Change of location: Alway Bldg, Rm M104
The Current Status of Control Efforts for Alcohol and Other Drug Use in the US
Dee West, MD
Professor of Health Research and Policy
Surveillance and Outcomes in Patients with Colorectal and Lung Cancer: the CanCORS Study
Christine Blasey, PhD
Candidate, MS in Epidemiology

Joanna Schaenman, MD
Candidate, MS in Epidemiology
Associations between Childhood Maltreatment and Adult Major Depressive Disorder

CMV Serostatus of both donor and recipient affects timing and incidence of CMV Reactivation after Nonmyeloablative Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
Basit Javaid
Candidate, MS in Epidemiology

Gabriela Schmajuk, MD
Candidate, MS in Epidemiology
The Role of Residual Kidney Function on Preemptive Kidney Transplant Outcomes

Medication use in a community-based cohort of patients with systemic lupus erythamatosus
Sonia Partap, MD
Candidate, MS in Epidemiology

Richard Chiu
Candidate, MS in Epidemiology
Risk factors for childhood brain tumors a population based study

Oncologic and Functional Results of Cartilage Tumors of the Bone after Curettage and Cryosurgery: A Retrospective Study and Literature Review
Themistocles Assimes, MD
Instructor, Cardiovascular Medicine
The Genetic Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease
Stephan Woditschka
Candidate, MS in Epidemiology
Lipophilic statins and breast cancer risk
Shila Soni
Candidate, MS in Epidemiology

Nikki Stoddart
Candidate, MS in Epidemiology
Community Based Surveillance of MRSA in Santa Clara County

Rolling the dice with your birth: Marked variation in California hospital rates of Low-Risk, Age Adjusted Primary Cesarean Sections

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

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