Ongoing SPHHS Events & Activities

Bio-Epi Seminar Series: Deborah Hoadley, Infectious Disease Specialist

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Date: 

Friday, November 18, 2016 -
12:15pm to 1:15pm

Location: 

University of Massachusetts, Campus Center, Room 904-908
Public Health
Biostatistics
Epidemiology

Description: 

Deborah J. Hoadley, M.D, MPH will present a talk titled “Lyme Disease and Other Tick-Borne Illnesses: 2016 Update.”

Dr. Hoadley is an Infectious Disease Specialist based in Longmeadow, Massachusetts.

*Food will be provided*

For more information, contact: Deb Osowski at dosowski@schoolph.umass.edu or 413-545-4603

Bio-Epi Seminar Series: Micah Hill, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

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Date: 

Friday, December 9, 2016 -
12:15pm to 1:15pm

Location: 

University of Massachusetts, Campus Center, Room 904-908
Biostatistics
Epidemiology

Description: 

Dr. Micah Hill will present a talk titled "Premature progesterone elevation and in vitro fertilization outcomes.” The presentation explores the biology of natural progesterone production and why it occurs prematurely with ovarian stimulation during IVF. It then focuses on scientific evidence that premature progesterone elevation diminishes embryo implantation and live birth.

Dr. Hill is an REI physician and Medical Student Clerkship Coordinator with the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and an Assistant Professor of OBGYN with the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences.

*Food will be provided*

For more information, contact: Deb Osowski at dosowski@schoolph.umass.edu or 413-545-4603

Kinesiology/Center for Personalized Health Monitoring Seminar Series: Laurie Goodyear, Ph.D.

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Date: 

Monday, December 12, 2016 -
1:25pm to 2:15pm

Location: 

Campus Center, Room 165
Kinesiology

Description: 

Laurie Goodyear, Ph.D., Head of the Integrative Physiology and Metabolism Joslin Diabetes Center and Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard School of Medicine, will present a talk titled "Healthy Adipose Tissue:  New Insights into Mechanisms Underlying the Beneficial Effects of Exercise on Metabolism." 

Light refreshments will be served at 1:10 p.m.

Kinesiology/Center for Personalized Health Monitoring Seminar Series: Liam Fitzgerald, M.S.

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Date: 

Monday, December 5, 2016 -
1:25pm to 2:15pm

Location: 

University of Massachusetts, Life Sciences Laboratory, Room S340
Kinesiology

Description: 

Liam Fitzgerald, M.S., a doctoral student in Kinesiology at UMass Amherst, will present a talk titled "Heterogeneity of In Vivo Muscle Oxidative Capacity in Aging Humans".

Light refreshments will be served at 1:10 p.m.

Kinesiology/Center for Personalized Health Monitoring Seminar Series: Thomas Longyear, M.S.

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Date: 

Monday, November 28, 2016 -
1:25pm to 2:15pm

Location: 

University of Massachusetts, Life Sciences Laboratory, Room S340
Kinesiology

Description: 

Thomas Longyear, M.S., a doctoral student in Kinesiology at UMass Amherst, will present a talk. 

Light refreshments will be served at 1:10 p.m.