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Conference on Population Health

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Julius Glickman Conference Center, CLA 1.302B

This conference is sponsored by the Population Health Initiative (PHI). Speakers include Doug Jutte, Sherman James and Eileen Crimmins. These speakers represent very diverse strands of population health research — from cells, to people, to communities and to society.

Sponsored by Population Health Initiative.

"Using Big Data to Predict Patient Outcomes"

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 • 1:00 PM

Mezes Hall | B0.306

Dr. Griffin Weber, M.D., Ph. D from Harvard Medical School presents, "Using Big Data About the Biomedical Workforce to Predict Patient Outcomes and Build New Collaborations."

Dr. Griffin Weber

Brown Bag - The Paradox of Unintended Pregnancy: Why Do So Many Young American Women Who Say They Don’t Want to Get Pregnant Get Pregnant?

Friday, May 13, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

Jennifer Barber, Department of Sociology and Institute for Social Research , University of Michigan

Jennifer Barber

Brown Bag - Allen LeBlanc - "Minority Stress and Well-Being among Same-Sex Couples"

Friday, May 6, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

Department of Sociology and Health Equality Institute, San Francisco State University

Allen LeBlanc.

Austin Summit on Same-Sex Couples and Health

Friday, May 6, 2016 • 8:00 AM

CLA Building

Speakers will present papers using qualitative data, population-based data, dyadic diary data, and mixed methods—all addressing research questions about same-sex marriage and health.

Sponsored by the PRC and the Department of Sociology.

Briefing: The Integration of Immigrants into American Society

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 • 3:00 PM

Capitol Legislative Conference Center, Texas State Capitol

PRC graduate Audrey Singer and affiliate Stephen Trejo present "The Integration of Immigrants into American Society."

Integration of Immigrants into American Society.

PRC Statistical Consultants: Workshop

Thursday, April 28, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

Eve Pattison: An introduction to hierarchical linear modeling: Who, What, Where, When, Why, and How?

Eve Pattison.

Brown Bag - Kathleen Cagney - "The Great Recession, Neighborhood Decline, and Health"

Friday, April 22, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

The University of Chicago - Population Research Center, Department of Sociology

Kathleen Cagney.

Cynthia Daniels- "Abortion and Informed Consent Laws"

Monday, April 18, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 3.214F

Cynthia Daniels.

Brownbag - Art Sakamoto - Issues in Causal Modeling in Sociology

Friday, April 15, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

Department of Sociology, Texas A&M University

Art Sakamoto.

Brown Bag - Mark Haltzenbuhler - "Structural Stigma and the Health of Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Populations"

Friday, April 8, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

Center for the Study of Social Inequalities and Health, Columbia University

Haltzenbuhler Brown Bag.

Brown Bag - Joseph Robinson-Cimpian - "Effects of Test-Based Policies for Reclassifying English Learners"

Friday, March 25, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Educational Psychology


CANCELED: Brown Bag - Alex Piquero - "The Immigration-Crime Myth"

Friday, March 11, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

University of Texas at Dallas, Department of Criminology


Council on Contemporary Families Annual Conference

Saturday, March 5, 2016 • 8:00 AM

CLA Building

Families as They Really Are: Demographics, Disparities, and Debates


Council on Contemporary Families Annual Conference

Friday, March 4, 2016 • 10:30 AM

CLA Building

Families as They Really Are: Demographics, Disparities, and Debates


Brown Bag - Theda Skocpol - "Medicaid Wars: Business vs. Conservatives in Republican States"

Friday, February 26, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

Department of Government, Harvard University


PRC Statistical Consultants: Workshop

Thursday, February 25, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302B

Phillip Cantu: Introduction to LaTeX


Brown Bag - James Pustejovsky - "When Large Samples Act Small: Approaches for cluster-robust standard errors and hypothesis tests with few clusters"

Friday, February 19, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

The University of Texas at Austin, Population Research Center and Educational Psychology


Brown Bag - Anna Zajacova - "Anomalies in the Education-Health Gradient: Patterns, Explanations, and Implications"

Friday, February 12, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

University of Wyoming, Department of Sociology


A Talk by Terence Keel - "Is the Search for Inherited Disease Risk from Neanderthals Pre-Racial Science?"

Friday, February 5, 2016 • 2:00 PM

SAC 5.118

Departments of Black Studies & History, University of California at Santa Barbara


Brown Bag - Christine Bachrach - "The Science of Population Health"

Friday, February 5, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

University of Maryland, Maryland Population Research Center


Brown Bag - Raj Patel - "Seven Cheap Things: A Short Introduction to World-Ecology"

Friday, January 29, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

LBJ School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin


A Talk by Hedwig Lee - "A Heavy Burden: The Health Consequences of Mass Imprisonment for Women"

Thursday, January 28, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

Department of Sociology, University of Washington


A Talk by Diane Coffey - "Little women: Maternal Nutrition, Social Hierarchy, and Health in India"

Monday, January 25, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302B

Founding Executive Director, Research Institute of Compassionate Economics (RICE)


Brown Bag - Aliya Saperstein - "Racial Mobility: The Dynamics of Race and Inequality in the United States"

Friday, January 22, 2016 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

Department of Sociology, Stanford University


NLSY 1997 Postsecondary Research Network meeting

Friday, January 15, 2016 • 8:00 AM

CLA 2.408


NLSY 1997 Postsecondary Research Network meeting

Thursday, January 14, 2016 • 8:00 AM

CLA 2.408