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Events on April 1, 2014
  • IRB Level 2 Training
    Starts: 11:00 am
    Ends: April 1, 2014 - 12:00 pm
    Location: 364 WBOB
    364 WBOB
    Description: The Obesity Prevention Center and the NET-Works study team will be offering an IRB seminar
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Events on April 2, 2014
  • Health Disparities in Mental Health Community Practice and Research
    Starts: 11:30 am
    Ends: April 2, 2014 - 1:00 pm
    Location: A301 Mayo
    A301 Mayo
    Description: Speaker: Carrie Framsted from Vail Place will speak on the Club House Model of addressing
  • Day at the Capitol 101
    Starts: 12:15 pm
    Ends: April 2, 2014 - 1:15 pm
    Location: Room D199, Mayo Memorial Building
    Room D199, Mayo Memorial Building
    Description: Meeting in person with elected officials and/or legislative staff is one of the most effective
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Events on April 3, 2014
  • EnHS Seminar
    Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: April 3, 2014 - 5:00 pm
    Location: MCB 2-122
    MCB 2-122
    Description: TBD
    Presenter: Ellen Demerath

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    The Environmental Health Sciences Seminar is a weekly seminar series
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Events on April 4, 2014
  • EpiCH Division Seminar - Open to all
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: April 4, 2014 - 11:00 am
    Location: 364 WBOB
    364 WBOB
    Description: “Antibody half-lives to P. falciparum antigens: a novel method to estimate malaria exposure and risk”
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Events on April 7, 2014
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Events on April 8, 2014
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Events on April 9, 2014
  • NPHW Twitter Chat (incl. a Tweet Chat how-to session)
    Starts: 12:15 pm
    Ends: April 9, 2014 - 2:00 pm
    Location: A301 Mayo
    A301 Mayo
    Description: Join us for the fourth annual National Public Health Week Twitter Chat, hosted by the
  • SPH Research Day: Open House & Networking Reception
    Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: April 9, 2014 - 8:00 pm
    Location: Coffman Memorial Union Great Hall
    Coffman Memorial Union Great Hall
    Description: sph.umn.edu/researchday for more info and to register to attend.
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Events on April 10, 2014
  • Health Disparities Roundtable
    Starts: 9:00 am
    Ends: April 10, 2014 - 12:00 pm
    Location: Coffman Memorial Union Theater
    Coffman Memorial Union Theater
    Description: sphalumni.umn.edu/healthdisparities

    "Improving Access to Mental Health Services: The Affordable Care Act"
    Free and open to
  • EnHS Seminar
    Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: April 10, 2014 - 5:00 pm
    Location: MCB 2-122
    MCB 2-122
    Description: Causal inference in observational research: The utility of genetically-informative design
    Presenter: Matt McGue

    Many areas
  • SPH Celebration of Giving & 2014 Alumni Awards
    Starts: 5:00 pm
    Ends: April 10, 2014 - 7:30 pm
    Location: McNamara Alumni Center, Southeast Oak Street, Minneapolis, MN, United States
    McNamara Alumni Center, Southeast Oak Street, Minneapolis, MN, United States
    Description: sphalumni.umn.edu/events
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Events on April 11, 2014
  • EpiCH Division Seminar - Open to all
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: April 11, 2014 - 11:00 am
    Location: 364 WBOB
    364 WBOB
    Description: “Optimizing Post-Stroke Care in the Community”

    Speaker: Kamakshi Lakshminarayan, MD, PhD
    Assistant Professor, SPH, Division
  • Genetic Epi Club Meeting
    Starts: 11:00 am
    Ends: April 11, 2014 - 12:00 pm
    Location: Moos Tower, 1-108
    Moos Tower, 1-108
    Description: Dr. Saonll Basu will discuss the paper about data mining (machine learning) approaches to detect
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Events on April 14, 2014
  • Clinical Research MS defense: Young Kwon MD
    Starts: 11:00 am
    Ends: April 14, 2014 - 11:30 am
    Location: West Bank Office Building, Room 405
    West Bank Office Building, Room 405
    Description: Obstructive sleep apnea and progression of coronary artery calcium

    Abstract:

    Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is
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Events on April 15, 2014
  • Clinical Research MS oral: Samir S. Khariwala, MD
    Starts: 2:00 pm
    Ends: April 15, 2014 - 2:30 pm
    Location: PWB 8-335
    PWB 8-335
    Description: Elevated levels of 1-hydroxypyrene and N′-nitrosonornicotine in smokers with head and neck cancer: A matched
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Events on April 17, 2014
  • EnHS Seminar
    Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: April 17, 2014 - 5:00 pm
    Location: MCB 2-122
    MCB 2-122
    Description: TBD
    Presenter: Rachel Widome

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    The Environmental Health Sciences Seminar is a weekly seminar series
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Events on April 18, 2014
  • EpiCH Division Seminar - Open to all
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: April 18, 2014 - 11:00 am
    Location: 364 WBOB
    364 WBOB
    Description: Speaker: Stephen Hawes, PhD, MS Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University
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Events on April 21, 2014
  • Dean's Office Coffee with the Dean
    Starts: 2:30 pm
    Ends: April 21, 2014 - 3:30 pm
    Location: A301 Mayo
    A301 Mayo
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Events on April 22, 2014
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Events on April 23, 2014
  • Intelligent Cyberinfrastructure for Epidemics
    Starts: 3:00 pm
    Ends: April 23, 2014 - 4:00 pm
    Location: Cargill 105, St. Paul Campus
    Cargill 105, St. Paul Campus
    Description: Matteo Convertino, SPH assistant professor, presents "Do you know what is causing what and where
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Events on April 24, 2014
  • EnHS Seminar
    Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: April 24, 2014 - 5:00 pm
    Location: MCB 2-122
    MCB 2-122
    Description: "Incorporating Social Media into HIV Research"
    Presenter: Keith Horvath, PhD

    Technology-based approaches to address the
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Events on April 25, 2014
  • Early Production of Cognitive Skill: Evidence From Prenatal Investments and Randomly-Assigned Child-Care Prices
    Starts: 12:15 pm
    Ends: April 25, 2014 - 1:30 pm
    Location: MPC Seminar Room, Willey Hall
    MPC Seminar Room, Willey Hall
    Description: Presenter(s): Aaron Sojourner (CSOM), Juan Chaparro (CSOM) and Greg Duncan (University of California-Irvine)
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Events on April 30, 2014
  • Clinical Research MS defense: Pamela R. Portschy, M.D.
    Starts: 3:00 pm
    Ends: April 30, 2014 - 3:30 pm
    Location: Moos Tower room 11-207 (Discovery Room)
    Moos Tower room 11-207 (Discovery Room)
    Description: Title:
    Survival Outcomes after Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy: A Decision Analysis

    Purpose:
    Contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (CPM)
 
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