Epidemiology Research Seminar (HRP 236) - Archive

Winter Quarter 2015
Course Director: Weiva Sieh
January 6 - March 10, 2015
(Tuesdays 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.)
CCSR, Room 4205

Date Speaker Topic

Sam L. Savage, PhD

Consulting Professor of Management Science and Engineering

Curing the Flaw of Averages or Ending an Epidemic of Erroneous Models
1/13 Maria Polyakova, PhD

Assistant Professor of Health Services Research
Regulation of Insurance with Adverse Selection and Switching Costs: Evidence from Medicare Part D
1/20 David Spiegel, MD

Professor and Associate Chair of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Mind Matters: Stress, Support, and Survival with Breast Cancer
1/27 Tina Hernandez-Boussard, PhD, MPH, MS

Assistant Professor of Surgery and Medicine (Biomedical Informatics)
The Affordable Care Act and ED Utilization by Young Adults
2/3 Oxana Palesh, PhD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Cancer Treatments and Side Effects: Focus on Sleep and Circadian Disruption
2/10 Jan P. Vandenbroucke, MD, PhD

Professor of Clinical Epidemiology, Leiden University
What Can We Learn from an Example of Gene-environment Interaction? Tracing the Evolution of the Concepts of Interaction from the 1980s to 2014
2/17 Paul A. Heidenreich, MD, MS

Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine and
Trials of Clinical Reminders Using the Electronic Medical Record
2/24 Laura C. Lazzeroni, PhD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Bias Correction; Replication Probabilities; and the Design of Genomic Studies
3/3 Manjula K. Tamura, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Nephrology
Health Services Research in End-Stage Disease
3/10 Nigam Shah, MBBS, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics Research
Using Aggregate Patient Data to Generate Practice Based Evidence
3/17 No seminar Final exams week