Health Research and Policy

Epidemiology Research Seminar (HRP 236)

Spring Quarter 2014
Course Director: Alice Whittemore
April 1-June 10, 2014
(Tuesdays 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.)
HRP Redwood Building, T138B

Date Speaker Topic
4/1
Hua Tang, MD
Associate Professor of Genetics and, by courtesy, of Statistics, Stanford
Shared and Distinct Genetic Architecture of Complex Traits across Human Populations
4/8
Doug Owens, MD
Director of Center for Primary Care and Outcome Research (PCOR), Stanford
USPSTF Recommendation for Screening for Lung Cancer
4/15
Jennifer A Pinto-Martin, PhD, MPH
MacInnes Professor and Chair of Department of Biobehavioral Health Sciences,
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing and Perelman School of Medicine
The Study to Explore Early Development: Epidemiology and risk factors for autism spectrum disorder
4/22
Sylvia Plevritis, PhD
Professor, Depts of Radiology
and (by courtesy) Management Science and Engineering
co-Chief, Information Sciences in Imaging at Stanford (ISIS)
Director, NCI Stanford Center for Cancer Systems Biology
Modeling Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines: Implications for Genomic Medicine
4/29
Catherine C Aftandilian, MD
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellow
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Invasive Fungal Disease in Pediatric Patients after Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant
Marisa Holubar
Instructor
Med/Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford
Shedding of Oral Polio Vaccine by Mothers of Vaccinated Zimbabwean Infants
5/6
Kamilee Christenson, MD
Fellow, Family Planning
Division of OBGYN, Stanford
Simplifying IUD Insertion
Julio Monterrey
MS Clinical Epidemiology Candidate
Dept of Health Research & Policy
A Twin Study of Autism Spectrum Disorder and MRI-brain Incidental Findings
5/13
Natalia Fijalkowski
MD/MS Candidate, Stanford School of Medicine
Johns Hopkins University, BA Neurobiology
Retinal Image Photography to Screen Newborn Infants for Eye Disorders
Jane Cheun Tan
Associate Professor of Medicine (Nephrology), Stanford
Challenges in Long-term Risk Assessment of Kidney Donation
5/20
Susan Hintz, MD, MS
Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology) and, by courtesy, of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital
High Risk Infant Follow-up and Health Outcomes
5/27
Ha Tran, MD
Division of Pediatric Nephrology
Masters Student in Epidemiology, HRP
Effects of Acute Kidney Injury and Fluid Overload in Pediatric Postoperative Cardiac Patients
Yana Emmy Hoy-Schulz, PhD
Postdoctoral Scholar, Parsonnet Lab Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Stanford University School of Medicine
Tolerability and Physiologic Effects of Oral Probiotics in Bangladeshi Infants
6/3
Gary Friedman, MD, MS
Consulting Professor of Epidemiology
Health Research & Policy, Stanford
Christine Iodice
HRP student, Stanford
Pharmaceutical and Cancer Risk, Three Recent Analyses: Antihypertensives and Lip Cancer, Antidepressants and Testicular Cancer, and Metformin and Breast Cancer
6/10
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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