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Population, Family and Reproductive Health

Wednesday Seminars 2017-2018

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12:15 pm-1:20 pm – in Paige Hall W2030 (unless otherwise indicated)

Please note that presentations
will be accessible within 5 business days
when authorized by the lecturers.


August 30, 2017 – Stories of the Faculty - Part 1

Anne Duggan, ScD
Michele Decker, ScD MPH
Susan Gross, PhD
Cynthia Minkovitz, MD MPP
Terri Powell, PhD
Scott Radloff, PhD
Oying Rimon, MA PgDip

September 6, 2017 – Stories of the Faculty - Part 2

Saifuddin Ahmed, PhD
Christina Bethell, PhD, MBA, MPH
Beth Fredrick, BA
Stephane Helleringer, PhD
ME Hughes, PhD
Beth Marshall, DrPH
David Paige, MD
Donna Strobino, PhD
Amy Tsui, PhD
Xiaobin Wang, MD, MPH, ScD

September 13, 2017 – Faculty Candidate Seminar
Causal Inference in Early Life and Life Course Research: A Case for Etiologic and Public Health Relevance

Jonathan Y. Huang, PhD, MPH
Postdoctoral Researcher
Chevrier Research Group
Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health
Faculty of Medicine, McGill University

September 20, 2017 – Faculty Candidate Seminar
Understanding Reproductive Health Across the Life Course: Infertility and Endometriosis

Leslie V. Farland, ScD
Assistant Director of Epidemiologic Research
Center for Infertility and Reproductive Surgery
Brigham and Women's Hospital | Harvard Medical School
Instructor | Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

September 27, 2017 – Faculty Candidate Seminar
Probing into Fertility Behavior and Grasping the Value of Family Planning

J.M. Ian Salas, PhD, MA
Assistant Scientist
Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health

October 4, 2017 – Population & Health
Risk of Rapid Repeat Pregnancy after Unintended and Intended Births

Michael Rendall, PhD
Director, Maryland Population Research Center
Professor, Sociology

October 11, 2017 – Faculty Candidate Seminar – Adolescent Health
Beyond the Beltway:  Integrating Demographic and Intervention Research to Understand Long Term Trends in Adolescent Fertility

John Santelli, MD, MPH
Professor of Population and Family Health and Pediatrics
Mailman School of Public Health
Columbia University

October 18, 2017 – Faculty Candidate Seminar – Adolescent Health
Reenvisioning Adolescent Health Promotion:  Trauma, Resilience, and Opportunity

Elizabeth Miller, MD, PhD
Director, Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

October 25, 2017 – Infant, Maternal and Perinatal Health
Weathering: A Closer Look at Trends Over Time

Amaris McCord Keiser, MD
Sheila S. and Lawrence C. Pakula, MD Fellow
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Neonatology / Department of Pediatrics
Johns Hopkins Children’s Center