September 2015 Events and Reminders
Biostatistics Journal Club – Noon-1pm, Sept. 1, COPH 2280
Presenter: Jeannette Y. Lee, PhD
Topic: Innovative Two-Stage Phase II Designs: A Real World Example
Public Health Seminar – Noon-1 pm, Sept. 8, COPH 3202
Introductions for the departments of Health Behavior and Health Education, Health Policy and Management and Epidemiology.
Women’s Faculty Development Caucus Networking Event – Sept. 10, South on Main.
The WFDC Mentoring Committee is hosting a networking event at South on Main, 1304 South Main St., Little Rock. All faculty (male and female) are welcome and may bring a guest. Drinks and hors d’oeuvres are 5 pm to 6 pm, and dinner is at 6 pm. Come for drinks, dinner or both. RSVP to Casey Montgomery at CDMontgomery@uams.edu or 686-7404.
Public Health Seminar – Noon-1 pm, Sept. 22, COPH 3202
Presenter: Rosalind Penney, PhD, Dept. of Environmental and Occupational Health.
Special Presentation – Noon-1 pm, Sept. 29, COPH 3202
Presenter: Austin Porter, ADH
Topic: ADH data sets available to researchers
Grant Opportunity: UAMS Educators Academy $2500 – Deadline is Oct. 1.
This grant is being offered for educational innovations. For more information, email EdAcad@uams.edu.
Call for Abstracts. 8th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation: Optimizing Personal & Population Health – Dec. 14-15, Washington, D.C.
The conference seeks novel research or conceptual papers that address any of the topics included within the thematic tracks, with an emphasis on empirical findings for how best to integrate evidence-based interventions within clinical and community settings and/or how to recast the nature or conduct of the research itself to make it more relevant and actionable in those settings. For more information go to AcademyHealth.