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Population, Family and Reproductive Health

Past Wednesday Noon Seminars - Academic Year 2013-2014

September 4 -- Center Presentations
Gates Institute - AFP - PMA2020 (Included in Gates Institute pdf)
Hopkins Population Center

September 11 -- Center Presentations
Center for Adolescent Health
Center on the Early Life Origins of Disease
Women's and Children's Health Policy Center
Urban Health Institute

September 18 -- Jonathan M. Zenilman, M.D., Chief, Infectious Diseases Division, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases,
Department of Medicine Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
Oral Suction and Ritual Circumcision, Public Health, and the First Amendment of the Constitution - A New York Story

September 25 -- Frederick E. Makumbi, PhD, MHS, Chair, Department Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, College of Health Sciences
Makerere University, Associate Professor, Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
- Non-enrollment in School and drop-out in the Era of HIV care &Treatment, Rakai South-Western Uganda
- Audio file

October 2 -- Chair's Chair Lecture 1
Marsha Wills-Karp, PHD, MS, Chair, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Asthma Pathogenesis

October 9 -- Ethics Session
Beth Fredrick, Deputy Director, Advance Family Planning, Gates Institute, Caroline Moreau, MD, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor, Anna Kaagesten, PhD Student, Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
- Reconsidering Race and Ethnicity: The Ethics of Data Collection & Analysis by Characteristics
- Audio file

October 16 -- DSA1
Nan Astone, PhD, Urban Institute
What's Happening to Death Rates of Women of Reproductive Age

October 23 -- Family Health 1
Sharon A. Denham, DSN, RN, Professor Emeritus, Ohio University School of Nursing
Family - The Focus of Population & Community Health

October 30 -- Methods Session 1
Using Instrumental Variables to Find Causal Effects in Public Health
Antonio Trujillo, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of International Health
Director, Master of Health Science in Health Economics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

November 6 -- Ethics Rounds 1
Jennifer Prah Ruger, MA, MSc, PhD, MSL
Associate Professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Department: Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
- Health and Global Governance: Why Justice Matters
- Audio File

November 13 -- Visiting Lecturer
Cuilin Zhang, PhD, MPH, MD
Epidemiology, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development - National Institute of Health
Determinants and Health Consequences of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus - A Life Course Perspective

November 20 -- Chair's Chair Lecture 2
M. Daniele Fallin, PhD
Chair, Department of Mental Health
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

November 27 -- Thanksgiving
No Seminar

December 4 -- Visiting Lecturer
Neal Halfon, MD, MPH, Professor
Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health
Health Services, Public Policy, Pediatrics
UCLA School of Medicine
- Audio File: Leveraging the Science Health Development to Transform the Health System from 2.0 to 3.0

December 11 -- Chair's Chair Lecture 3
David Peters, MD, DrPH, MPH
Chair, Department of International Health

January 29 -- DSA 2
Gary Barker, PhD, International Director Promundo
- Men, Masculinities and Health: Emerging Research and Program
- Audio File

February 5 -- Methods Session 2
Kathleen Roche, PhD Associate Professor Department of Prevention and Community Health
George Washington University
- Using Structural Equation Models to Study Adolescent Health
- Audio File

February 12 -- Visiting Lecturer
John Lantos, MD -- Children's Hospital, Kansas City
- Ethical Issues in Comparative Effectiveness Research
- Audio File

February 19 -- Research Study 1
Anna Kagestan, MPH, Doctoral Student
Beth Marshall, DrPH, Senior Research Program Manager, Center for Adolescent Health
Kristin Mmari, DrPH, Assistant Professor
Bob Blum, MD, MPH, PhD William H. Gates, Sr. Professor and Chair Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Director, Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute
Well-being of Adolescents in Vulnerable Environments (WAVE)
- Audio File

February 26
Edward (Ted) Green, PhD, Associate, Department of Populatin, Family and Reproductive Health
Director, The New Paradigm Research Fund, Washington, DC
The Globalization of AIDS Prevention in Uganda

March 5 -- Family Health 2

March 12 -- Renee Johnson, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Department of Mental Health

March 26 -- Methods Session 3
Costing the Scale up of Public Health Interventions
David Bishai, PhD, MD, MPH, Professor, Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health Director Interdepartmental Health Economics Program and
Natalia Alfonso, MS, Research Associate, Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health

April 2 -- DSA 3

April 9 -- Family Health 3

April 16 -- Harper Lecture
Jody Heymann, M.D., Ph.D.
Dean, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health

April 23/May 7 -- Masters Students Presentations