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.

2019-2020 SCHEDULE
The Doll & Hill Teaching Room 2131, Taylor Avenue Building

September 19, 2019, 12:00 p.m.
Yousuf Zafar, MD, MHS, Associate Professor of Medicine and Public Policy, Duke Cancer Institute
Topic: “Intervening on the Financial Toxicity of Cancer Care” [pdf]

October 17, 12:00 p.m.
Christine Lee, PharmD, PhD, Lead for Strategic Research Engagement, Office of Minority Health and Health Equity, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Topic: “Overview of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Office of Minority Health and Health Equity” [PDF] 

November 21, 12:00 p.m.
John D. Carpten, PhD, Professor of Translational Genomic and Urology, Co-Director of USC Institute for Translational Genomics, Director of USC Molecular Genomics Core, University of Southern California
Topic: “The Impact of Population and Tumor Heterogeneity in Cancer Genome Science” [PDF]

December 19, 12:00 p.m.
Lisa Fitzpatrick, MD, MPH, MPA, Founder, Grapevine Health; Professional Lecturer, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University
Topic: TBA

January 16, 12:00 p.m.
Lorna Haughton McNeil, PhD, MPH
Cullen Trust Health Care Chair in Health Disparities Research
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Health Disparities Research
Associate Director, Cancer Health Disparities and Community Outreach
Department of Health Disparities Research
Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences
University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

February 20, 12:00 p.m.
Elena Martinez, PhD
Sam M. Walton Endowed Chair for Cancer Research
Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Public Health
Associate Director, Population Sciences, Disparities and Community Engagement
UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center

March 19, 12:00 p.m.
Jianrong Wu, PhD
Professor, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Shared Resource Facilities
Markey Cancer Center
University of Kentucky

April 16, 12:00 p.m.
Karen Weihs, MD
Professor with tenure, University of Arizona College of Medicine
Distinguished Fellow, American Psychiatric Association
Medical Director, Integrated Psychosocial Care programs in Oncology, Nephrology & Pulmonary Hypertension

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