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  • Final Doctoral Oral Defense: Xiangdong Gu
    Date:
    Thursday, July 24, 2014
    From: 10:00am to 11:00am
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, Arnold House Room 412
    Info: Please join Xiandong Gu for his final doctoral oral defense entitled “Data Analysis and Study Design in the Presence of Error-Prone Diagnostic Tests.”All are welcome.
  • Final Doctoral Defense: Xiangdong Gu
    Date:
    Thursday, July 24, 2014
    From: 10:00am to 11:00am
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, Arnold 412
    Info: Doctoral candidate Xiangdong Gu will defend his final dissertation, titled "Data analysis and Study Design in the Presence of Error-Prone Diagnostic Tests." His committee members are Raji Balasubramanian, Chair, Andrea Foulkes, Member, and Mahlet G...
  • Institute for Social Science Research Summer Seminars: Waylon Howard
    Date:
    Monday, July 28, 2014
    From: 12:30pm to 02:00pm
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, W32 Machmer Hall
    Info: Waylon Howard will present a seminar titled "Using Principal Components as Auxiliary Variables in Missing Data Estimation." This talk addresses the handling of missing data for the applied researcher. Howard will highlight the importance of...
  • Final Doctoral Oral Exam: Susan Boyer-Brown
    Date:
    Tuesday, August 19, 2014
    From: 10:00am to 11:00am
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, Arnold House Room 321
    Info: Public Health Ph.D. candidate Susan Boyer-Brown will present her final oral examination of her dissertation, titled "Nutritional, Hormonal, and Psychological Risk Factors for Breast Cancer."Her committee chairperson is Susan Hankinson, and her...
  • 5th Annual SPHHS Fall Celebration
    Date:
    Saturday, September 27, 2014
    From: 11:00am to 01:00pm
    Location:
    Fine Arts Center lobby
    Info: The School of Public Health and Health Sciences invites you back to campus for its 5th annual Fall Celebration. The event will be held on Saturday, September 27th, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Atrium on the UMass Amherst...
  • Western Massachusetts Health Equity Summit
    Date:
    Thursday, October 02, 2014
    From: 09:00am to 09:00am
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, Campus Center, Amherst, MA
    Info: A coalition of public health leaders is organizing the first-ever Western MA Health Equity Summit  for October 2, 2014 to bring western MA practitioners and community leaders together to take steps to achieve more health equity in western MA by...
  • Annual, Government, Criminal Justice & Non Profit Career Fair Register
    Date:
    Thursday, October 09, 2014
    From: 01:30pm to 04:00pm
    Location:
    Woodward Center, Westfield State University 395 Western Avenue, Westfield, MA 01086
    Info: The College Career Centers of Western, MA invite you to attend our Annual Government, Criminal Justice & Non Profit Career Fair.  This fair is offered at no cost to students to attend.·         Over 100 agencies were in attendance in 2013
  • 2014 Diversity Challenge: Racial or Ethnic Discrimination across the Lifespan Register
    Date:
    Friday, October 24, 2014 to Saturday, October 25, 2014
    From: 09:00am to 03:00pm
    Location:
    Boston College, Boston, MA
    Info: The Institute for the Study and Promotion of Race and Culture (ISPRC) invites proposals that reflect some aspect of participant experiences in treating, teaching, studying, or intervening to understand how racial and ethnic discrimination influence...
  • American Public Health Association Annual Meeting 2014
    Date:
    Saturday, November 15, 2014 to Wednesday, November 19, 2014
    From: 08:00am to 04:00pm
    Location:
    New Orleans, LA
    Info: The APHA Annual Meeting & Exposition attracts more than 13,000 national and international physicians, administrators, nurses, educators, researchers, epidemiologists, and related health specialists. APHA's meeting program addresses current and...
  • The Ethics and Practice of Digital Storytelling as a Community-Based Participatory Approach in Public Health Register
    Date:
    Saturday, November 15, 2014
    From: 09:00am to 05:00pm
    Location:
    New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd.. New Orleans, LA
    Info: A short course offered by the Learning Institute of the 142nd Annual Meeting of the American Public Health AssociationPre-Conference LI Fee: $300Course overviewDigital storytelling, as a process, is a sensitizing tool for narratively informed...