Upcoming Events

October 28, 2020 | 12:00pm
Loretta Ross

The SPHHS and the Western Massachusetts Health Equity Network, in partnership with the New England Public Health Training Center, welcome Loretta Ross, activist and co-founder of the Reproductive Justice Movement, for a conversation on human rights and public health, reproductive health justice, and white supremacy. The webinar is part of a series of virtual conversations related to racism as a public health crisis, and the second of three featuring Ross, a visiting associate professor in the Program for the Study of Women and Gender at Smith College.

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October 29, 2020 | 04:00pm
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Learn about the UMass Amherst School of Public Policy's graduate programs and how SPP can give you the skills and real-world experience to jump-start your career in public service, government, nonprofits, consulting, advocacy, and more.

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RSVPs welcomed but not required
November 5, 2020 | 08:30am

The School of Public Health and Health Sciences and the UMass Amherst Institute for Global Health (IGH) welcome Dr. Khuat Thi Hai Oanh and Dr. Masami Fujita for the next talk in the IGH 2020 Global Health Seminar Series.

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November 6, 2020 | 10:00am
BIO-EPI seminar speaker I-Min Lee

The Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology welcomes I-Min Lee, MD, ScD, from the Harvard Medical School and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health's Department of Epidemiology. Lee will deliver a talk titled "Physical Activity and Health: What Will Our Next Set of Guidelines Look Like?" on Friday, November 6, beginning at 10:00 AM via Zoom.

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November 13, 2020 | 10:00am
BIO-EPI seminar speaker Alisa Stephens-Shields

The Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology welcomes Alisa J. Stephens-Shields, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biostatistics at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. Stephens-Shields will deliver a talk titled "Standardized Direct Effects to Address Intercurrent Unblinding in HIV Prevention Research" on Friday, November 13, beginning at 10:00 AM via Zoom.

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November 16, 2020 | 01:00pm

The Massachusetts Public Health Policy Forum presents the virtual forum, "Impact of the 2020 Presidential Election on Health Policy," from 1:00-2:30 p.m. on Monday, November 16, 2020.

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November 18, 2020 | 12:00pm
Loretta Ross

The SPHHS and the Western Massachusetts Health Equity Network, in partnership with the New England Public Health Training Center, welcome Loretta Ross, activist and co-founder of the Reproductive Justice Movement, for a conversation on human rights and public health, reproductive health justice, and white supremacy. The webinar is part of a series of virtual conversations related to racism as a public health crisis, and the third of three featuring Ross, a visiting associate professor in the Program for the Study of Women and Gender at Smith College.

Location:

ONLINE