2015 Massachusetts Conference on Gambling Problems
Date:Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 8:30am to Friday, April 17, 2015 - 4:30pmLocation:The Verve, Crown Plaza Hotel, 1360 Worcester Road, Natick, MA
Join us on Thursday, April 16, and Friday, April 17, 2015 for an informative 2-day conference, with a pre-conference session on Wednesday, April 15, filled with expert dialogue regarding the present and future environment of gambling disorder in...
Conference: New Worlds of Adoption: Launching into Adulthood
Date:Friday, April 17, 2015 - 8:00am to 5:00pmLocation:Campus Center Auditorium
This year’s "New Worlds of Adoption" conference highlights the strengths and resilience of adopted persons as they move into adulthood.
Ann Masten, Ph.D., Regents Professor and Irving B. Harris Professor of Child...
Kinesiology Seminar Series: Tom Roberts
Date:Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 1:25pm to 2:15pmLocation:UMass Amherst, 153 Totman Building
Tom Roberts, Ph.D., of Brown University in Providence, RI, will present a seminar titled "The Spring's the Thing: How Tissue Elasticity Determines Muscle Function in Movement." Faculty member Brian Umberger will be the host for this event, please...
Kinesiology Seminar Series: I-Min Lee
Date:Monday, April 27, 2015 - 1:25pm to 2:15pmLocation:UMass Amherst, 153 Totman Building
I-Min Lee, M.D., M.P.H., Sc.D., of the Harvard School of Public Health in Boston, MA, will present a seminar titled "Physical Activity and Chronic Disease Prevention - What is New?" Department Chair and faculty member Patty Freedson will be the...
Digital Storytelling as Narrative Shock: New Views on Young Parenting Latinas, Migration, and Family
Date:Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pmLocation:509 Knox Hall, 606 W 122nd St., New York, NY
Associate Professor of Community Health Education Aline Gubrium will be one of the speakers in Columbia University’s Oral History, Medicine, and Health Workshop Series. Gubrium and UMass Amherst Anthropology Professor Elizabeth Krause will lead a...