Public Health Sciences

Public Health Grand Rounds

Seminars are held at the Helen Wood Hall Auditorium, 1W-304, from 12:00-1:00, unless otherwise noted. For parking, enter on Crittenden Blvd and park in the Saunders parking lot.


UR faculty, staff, residents, and students. Also welcome are public health leaders and professionals from local and state government agencies, hospitals, clinics, boards of health, community-based health organizations, academic institutions, federal agencies, and others who seek to learn more about community health, community-based research, and population-based medicine.


To enable the exchange of best practices, to encourage the interchange between community and academic Public Health professionals and to provide a regular forum for discussion and communication of topics of current interest and local relevance.

Fall 2014

September 19th

“Regional healthcare planning and BP initiatives”

Howard Beckman, MD

HWH Auditorium (1W304) 12-1 PM

October 3th

“Social network approach to studying the delivery of cancer care”

Craig Pollack, MD, MHS
Johns Hopkins

HWH Auditorium (1W304) 12-1 PM

Jointly sponsored by the Department of Public Health Sciences and the Center for Community Health