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The Department of Epidemiology sponsors an array of seminars including doctoral student presentations, weekly seminars addressing current topics in epidemiologic research and track-specific journal clubs, research-in-progress meetings and seminars. See you at seminar!


September 21

Cancer Epidemiology, Prevention and Control Journal Club, 12:15-1:15 pm

Center for Clinical Trials and Evidence Synthesis Research in Progress, 12:15-1:15 pm

Epidemiology Student Organization Meeting, 12:15-1:20 pm

Pharmacoepidemiology Journal Club: Kayte Andersen leads a discussion of “Anticoagulation, Mortality, Bleeding and Pathology among Patients Hospitalized with COVID-19: A Single Health System Study,” 4:00-5:00 pm

September 22

First Term Epidemiology Doctoral Meeting, 8:00-9:00 am

Genetic Epidemiology Journal Club: Debashree Ray leads a discussion of “Phenome-wide Association Studies as a Tool to Advance Precision Medicine,” Noon-1:20 pm

September 23

Welch Center Grand Rounds Panel Discussion: Kathleen Page and Tina Tolson present “Operationalizing Health Equity Strategy to Support the Latinx Community During COVID-19,” 12:10-1:15 pm

September 24

Epidemiological and Statistical Methods for Epidemiologists Journal Club: Kristin McArthur leads a discussion of “The Test-Negative Design: Utility for Studying Vaccine Effectiveness, Potential Biases, and Relevance to COVID-19,” 12:15-1:20 pm

September 25

Methods and Ideas in Cardiovascular Epidemiology (MICE) Meeting: Michael Fang presents “Trends in Glycemic, Blood Pressure, and Lipid Control in U.S. Adults with Diabetes,” 10:00-11:00 am

September 28

Cancer Epidemiology, Prevention and Control Research in Progress: Filip Pirsl, 12:15-1:15 pm

Cochlear Center for Hearing and Public Health Seminar: Willa Brenowitz presents “Hearing Loss and Dementia: Causal Inference and Testing Alternative Hypothesis,” Noon-1:00 pm

Genetic Epidemiology Research in Progress: Sowmya Venkataraghavan, Noon-1:20 pm

Infectious Disease Journal Club: Eshan Patel, Carrie Lyons and Melissa Schnure lead a discussion of “Effect of Convalescent Plasma on Mortality among Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19: Initial Three-Month Experience,” 12:15-1:20 pm

Johns Hopkins Genetic Epidemiology Speaker Series Seminar: Lars Fritsche presents “Cancer PRSweb: An Online Repository with Polygenic Risk Scores for Major Cancer Traits,” 2:00-3:00 pm

Epidemiology and Biostatistics of Aging Research in Progress: Ravi Varadhan, 3:30-4:30 pm