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DMH Wednesday Noon Seminar Series 2018-19

The Department of Mental Health Wednesday seminars are open to faculty, staff and students of the Johns Hopkins community.  The seminars are held in the Hampton House Lecture Hall (B14B) at 12:15 PM, unless otherwise stated.

September 5, 2018
Center Overviews: Moore Center for the Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse/Center for Mental Health Addiction Policy Research
Elizabeth Letourneau, PhD
; Professor | Elizabeth Stuart, PhD; Professor
Department of Mental Health
View CMHAPR Presentation by Dr. Stuart
View Moore Center Presentation by Dr. Letourneau

September 12, 2018
Center Overviews: Center for Adolescent Health/Urban Health Institute/Center for Prevention of Youth Violence; Urban Health Institute; East Baltimore Community Trauma Response
Tamar Mendelson, PhD; Associate Professor/Philip J. Leaf, PhD; Professor
Department of Mental Health
View Center for Adolescent Health by Dr. Mendelson
View Center for Youth Violence/UHI/East Balto Community Trauma Response by Dr. Leaf

September 19, 2018
Center Overviews: Center for Aging and Health (COAH)/Wendy Klag Center (WKC)

Michelle Carlson, PhD; Associate Professor/Heather Volk, PhD; Associate Professor
Department of Mental Health
View COAH Presentation by Dr. Carlson
View WKC Presentation by Dr. Volk

October 3, 2018
Emerging Communication Research on Substance Use Disorders and Implications for Policy

Alene Kennedy-Hendricks, PhD
Assistant Scientist
Department of Health Policy and Management
Seminar Co-sponsored with Center for Mental Health and Addiction Policy Research (CMHAPR)

October 17, 2018
Integrating Communication Research and Tobacco Regulatory Science – Implications for Policy and Practice
Andy Tan, PhD
Assistant Professor of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Seminar Co-sponsored with Center for Mental Health and Addiction Policy Research (CMHAPR)
View Presentation

October 24, 2018
The Effects of Messaging on Social Stigma and Support for Punitive Policies toward Individuals with Prior Drug Convictions: Results from a Randomized Experiment
Sachini Bandara, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Health Policy and Management Bloomberg School of Public Health
Seminar Co-sponsored with Center for Mental Health and Addiction Policy Research (CMHAPR)

October 31, 2018
Suicide Prevention: Restricting Access to Lethal Means
Paul S. Nestadt, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

November 14, 2018  *Time and Location Change*  Seminar runs 12:15 - 1:20 PM and will be held in the Wolfe St. Bldg.; Paige Hall, W2030
LGBTQ and Gender Diverse Approaches to Sexual Health Education
Becca Mui, MsED

Education Manager
GLSEN
Seminar Co-sponsored with Department of Population Family and Reproductive Health
Add to Outlook

November 28, 2018
Strategies for Job Negotiation in Public Health
Elizabeth J. Letourneau, PhD
| Professor | Department of Mental Health
Elizabeth A. Stuart, PhD | Professor | Department of Mental Health
Add to Outlook

December 12, 2018
Title TBD

Laura Zahodne, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
University of Michigan

December 19, 2018
TBD

January 23, 2019
TBD

January 39, 2019
TBD

February 6, 2019
Title TBD
Lisa Ruble,
PhD
Professor of Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology
University Research Professor
Licensed Psychologist
University of Kentucky

February 20, 2019
TBD

February 27, 2019
TBD

March 6, 2019
TBD

March 27, 2019
TBD

April 3, 2019
Title TBD
Magdalena Cerda, DrPH

Faculty, Department of Population Health
Director, Center on Opioid Epidemiology and Policy
NYU Langone Health
New York University School of Medicine

April 10, 2019
Title TBD
Takeru Igusa, PhD
Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering
Program Lead, Education & Training Program, Johns Hopkins Global Obesity Prevention Center
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

April 24, 2019
Title TBD
Shoshanna Fine, AB, MPH

Doctoral Candidate, Department of Mental Health
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

May 1, 2019
TBD

May 8, 2019
TBD