Events Calendar

Upcoming Events

  • 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.
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...