Recent Seminars & Events (past 6 months)

Date/Time Event Details
8/5/2008 Annual SPRC Scientific Symposium
Christopher Gardner, PhD
6/12/2008 Opportunities for Using Participatory Research to Inform Chronic Disease Prevention Activities Among Alaska Natives Living in Remote Communities
Andrea Bersamin, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine
6/5/2008 Events per Person-Time: A Misleading Statistic?
Helena Chmura Kraemer, PhD, Professor of Biostatistics in Psychiatry, (Emerita), Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University
5/29/2008 Behavior, Energy, and Climate Change: A Solutions-Oriented Approach
Carrie Armel, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine
5/27/2008 Postdoc Career Development Roundtable: Advice on the job search process and "what to expect" in the transition from fellowship to your first job.
Dr. Ruth Taylor-Piliae, former SPRC fellow & Assistant Professor, University of Arizona
5/22/2008 Sex Differences in Renal Hemodynamics: Covariates of Disease
Stacy Sims, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine
5/15/2008 The Stanford Global Tobacco Free Research Initiative Center for Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Colloquium Series 2007-2008-“A Ticking Time Bomb: The Global Tobacco Pandemic -- Current and Future Scenarios”
John Seffrin, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia, USA and Immediate Past President, International Union Against Cancer, Geneva, Switzerland
5/8/2008 Primary and Secondary Melanoma Prevention: the US Experience
Susan Swetter, MD, Associate Professor of Dermatology, Director, Pigmented Lesion and Melanoma Program, Stanford Comprehensive Cancer Center and Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System
5/1/2008 Sudden Death in the Young Athlete: A Challenge for Cardiovascular Screening
Matthew Wheeler, MD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine
4/24/2008 Development of Obesity in U.S. Immigrants: A Social Epidemiology Perspective
Marina Martin, MD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford University School of Medicine
4/17/2008 Title TBA
Helena Chmura Kraemer, PhD, Professor of Biostatistics in Psychiatry, Emeritus, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University
4/10/2008 The Stanford Global Tobacco Free Research Initiative; GTRI Colloquium Series 2007-2008; The International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project: Evaluating the Impact of the FCTC
Professor Geoffrey T. Fong, Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
4/3/2008 Prevalence of Oxidative Stress and Metabolic Syndrome in Adults With and Without Spinal Cord Injury
Mindy Dopler Nelson, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine
3/20/2008 Community-based Participatory Research with Native Americans: The Diabetes Self-Management Program
Valarie Jernigan, PhD, MPH, Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University
3/18/2008 Postdoc Career Development Roundtable: Finding & Utilizing Mentors in Academic Settings
Randall S. Stafford, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, SPRC; Director, Program on Prevention Outcomes and Practices
3/6/2008 Smoking and Risk of Breast Cancer: Evidence from the California Teachers Study
Peggy Reynolds, PhD, Senior Research Scientist, Northern California Cancer Center and Consulting Professor, Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine
2/28/2008 Sustaining (and Healing) the Earth without Returning to the Dark Ages: Manageable, Profitable, and Fun Solutions for Greener Living.
Nicholas Enge, Undergraduate in Atmosphere/Energy & Drama '09, Stanford University
2/21/2008 "The Denormalisation of Smoking: Indices of the Spoiled Identity of Smokers and the Tobacco Industry.
Simon Chapman, Professor and Director of Research; Fellow, University Sentate, School of Public Health, University of Sydney
2/14/2008 Physical Activity Across the Cancer Experience
Kristin Campbell, PhD, Post Doctoral Research Fellow, Transdisciplinary Research on Energetics and Cancer (TREC) Trainee Cancer Prevention Program, Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Centre, Seattle WA
2/8/2008 Postdoc Career Development Roundtable: Conducting Translational and Community-Based Research
Wes Alles, PhD, Director of HIP and HPRC
2/7/2008 The Double Edged Sword of Angiogenesis: Cardiovascular and Oncological implications
John P. Cooke, MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine), Stanford University of Medicine