Events Calendar

  • Final Doctoral Oral Defense: Xiangdong Gu
    Date:
    Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 10:00am to 11:00am
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, Arnold House Room 412

    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 - 10:00am to 11:00am
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, Arnold 412

    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...

  • Institute for Social Science Research Summer Seminars: Waylon Howard
    Date:
    Monday, July 28, 2014 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, W32 Machmer Hall

    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 - 10:00am to 11:00am
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, Arnold House Room 321

    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,...

  • Western Massachusetts Health Equity Summit
    Date:
    Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 9:00am
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, Campus Center, Amherst, MA

    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...

  • 2014 Diversity Challenge: Racial or Ethnic Discrimination across the Lifespan Register
    Date:
    Friday, October 24, 2014 - 9:00am to Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 3:00pm
    Location:
    Boston College, Boston, MA

    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...

  • American Public Health Association Annual Meeting 2014
    Date:
    Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 8:00am to Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 4:00pm
    Location:
    New Orleans, LA

    The APHA Annual Meeting & Exposition attracts more than 13,000 national and international physicians, administrators, nurses, educators,...

  • The Ethics and Practice of Digital Storytelling as a Community-Based Participatory Approach in Public Health Register
    Date:
    Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Location:
    New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd.. New Orleans, LA

    A short course offered by the Learning Institute of the
    142nd Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association
    Pre-Conference LI Fee:...