Public Health Grand Rounds

Winter/Spring 2009

Date Title Presenter
1/16/09
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
K207
Phthalates: Evidence for Adverse Effects in Humans Shanna Swan, Ph.D.; Professor & Associate Chair for Research; OB/GYN; University of Rochester
1/30/09
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Class of "62
"GINA – Genetic Information Non-Discrimination Act" Representative Louise Slaughter, M.P.H.
U.S. Congress
2/20/09
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
K307
Meaningful Measurement of Practice Efficiency Howard B. Beckman, M.D., FACP, FAACH; Clinical Professor of Medicine and Family Medicine; University of Rochester
3/6/09
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
K307
Health Literacy Among Adolescents and Young Adults: What Does it Mean - and Why Does it Matter Now? Laura P. Shone, DrPH, MSW
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Clinical Nursing University of Rochester
3/20/09
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
K307
Outcomes in a Program that Offers Financial Reward for Weight Loss John Cawley, Ph.D.; Associate Professor, Department of Policy Analysis and Management; Cornell University
4/3/09
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
K307
Canceled
4/17/09
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
K307
Will an Epidemic of Cardiovascular Disease Emerge in Low Income Countries? - The Grenada Heart Survey Thomas A. Pearson, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D., Professor,
Department of Public Health Sciences, URMC & Ann Dozier, RN, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Community & Preventive Medicine, URMC
4/23/09
"Class of '62"
"Saward-Berg Lecture":
Global is Local - New Challenges in Global Public Health
Margaret Kruk, M.D., M.P.H.; Assistant Professor, Health Management & Policy; University of Michigan School of Public Heatlh
5/1/09
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
K307
How are Low-Income Families Coping? A Longitudinal, Qualitative Study of Dietary Behaviors and Physical Activity Diana Fernandez, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D.; Associate Professor, Department of Community & Preventive Medicine, URMC & Nancy P. Chin, M.P.H., Ph.D.; Associate Professor, Department of Community & Preventive Medicine, URMC
5/8/09
12 p.m. -1 p.m.
K307
Community Structure, Violence and Its Prevention Dr. John Klofas; Professor and Chair, Criminal Justice, Rochester Institute of Technology

This seminar series is funded in part by Cooperative Agreement #U36/CCU319276CFDA93.283, which is shared by the American Association for Medical Colleges and the Centers for Disease Control.