Epidemiology Research Seminars (EPI 236)

Winter Quarter 2022

Course Director: Michelle Odden
LKSC Room 120
(Tuesdays 1:30 - 2:50 p.m.)

Please contact Kevin Horner (kahorner@stanford.edu) with questions about the series. 

Date Speaker Topic

David Rehkopf, ScD, MPH, Associate Professor of Epidemiology and Population Health and Medicine, and Director of the Stanford Center for Population Health Sciences

A U.S. State Index of Successful Aging: Differences Between States and Over Time
1/11 Julia Simard, ScD, Associate Professor of Epidemiology and Population Health Exploring Diagnostic Bias in Systemic Lupus
1/18 Michelle Odden, PhD, Associate Professor of Epidemiology and Population Health

The Proteomic Signature of Aging


Stelios Serghiou, MD, PhD, MS, AI Resident Healthcare at Google

Christophe Toukam Tchakoute, PhD, Scientist at 23andMe

Eileen Leary, PhD, RPSGT, Clinical Scientist Lead, Jazz Pharmaceuticals

Non-Academic Research Career Roundtable
2/1 Rachel Whitmer, PhD, Professor and Chief, Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, UC Davis

Lifecourse Contributions to Brain Health; Looking Back to Move Ahead


John Witte, PhD, Professor of Epidemiology and Population Health, and of Biomedical Data Science

Genetic Epidemiology of Developing Multiple Primary Cancers
2/15 Epidemiology & Clinical Research MS Student Thesis Presentations, Stephanie Lee, MD, Siqi Cao, & Xuxin Chen

Neoplasms Associate with Heterozygous Germline SUFU Mutations: A Scoping Review (Lee)

Medical costs of firearm injuries: Impact of ACA expansion and firearm legislation on state-level costs (Cao)

Active resuscitation of infants born at periviable gestational ages in California, 2011-2018 (Chen)

2/22 Paul Wesson, PhD, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, UCSF Identifying the Vulnerable among the Vulnerable: Applying Quantitative Intersectionality Methods to Assess Potential Inequities in the HIV Continuum of Care
3/1 Mitchell R. Lunn, MD, MAS, FACP, FASN, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) The PRIDE Study & PRIDEnet: Engaging LGBTQ+ Communities in Health Research
3/8 Alka Kanaya, MD, Professor of Medicine, UCSF Cardiometabolic Disease in South Asians: Findings from the MASALA Study

For further information about EPI 236 Epidemiology Research Seminars, please contact Education Manager Rachel Pham (rcpham@stanford.edu).