With its central location in the Washington University Medical Center and state-of-the-art meeting rooms, the Division of Public Health Sciences hosts the Epidemiology and Clinical Outcomes Research Seminar Series. Co-sponsors for this monthly seminar include: the Institute for Public Health, the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Department of Medicine, and the Department of Anesthesiology.

2018-2019 SCHEDULE
The Doll & Hill Teaching Room 2131, Taylor Avenue Building

August 22, 2018, 12:00 p.m.
Yamile Molina, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago
Topic: Social Networks and Cancer Disparities: Considerations in Theory and Measurement

September 19, 12:00 p.m.
Ana Baumann Walker, PhD, Research Associate Professor, Washington University in St. Louis
Topic: Implementation Science and Health Disparities: Issues of Scientific Integrity and Social Justice

October 4, 12:00 p.m.
Simon Craddock Lee, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor, UT Southwestern Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center
Topic: Evaluating Scale-up of a De-centralized Regional Delivery Model for Cancer Screening among Rural Underserved

November 27, 12:00 p.m.
Alfreda Holloway-Beth, PhD, Associate Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago
Topic: Assessing Legal Interventions in Illinois and Creating an Active Epidemiological Surveillance Program

December 12, 12:00 p.m.
Reginald Tucker-Seeley, ScD, Edward L. Schneider Assistant Professor of Gerontology, University of Southern California
Topic: Defining and Measuring Financial Well-Being in Cancer Prevention Research

January 16, 2019, 12:00 p.m.
Karen Sfanos, PhD, Associate Professor of Pathology, Oncology, and Urology, John Hopkins University School of Medicine
Topic: Interaction between Inflammatory Microenvironment and Prostate Cancer Aggressiveness in African American Men

February 20, 12:00 p.m.
Bethany Johnson-Javois, MSW, Chief Executive Officer, St. Louis Integrated Health Network
Topic: Leveraging Local Expertise to Accelerate Health Equity and Wellness in the St. Louis Region and Beyond

March 20, 12:00 p.m.
Ross Brownson, PhD, Bernard Becker Professor, Washington University in St. Louis
Topic: Designing for Dissemination and Impact: In Search of the Holy Grail

April 17, 12:00 p.m.
Nupam Mahajan, PhD, Professor of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine
Topic: ACK1/TNK2 Regulates Androgen Receptor Gene Expression and Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Growth

Previous Seminar Series Speakers:
2017-2018
2016-2017
2015-2016
2014-2015
2013-2014