October 28, 2015

November 2015 Events and Reminders

COPH Public Health Seminar canceled in the month of November because of the annual APHA meeting and Thanksgiving.

COPH All-College Meeting – Dec. 8th, COPH 8th floor auditorium

COPH Fall Party –  Oct.  30th, 4:30-9 pm
13280 Rivercrest Dr., Little Rock (backyard of Jay and Lisa Gandy)
All members of the College of Public Health and friends of the College are invited to drop by. The event is hosted by the COPH department chairs.

Biostatistics Journal Club – Nov. 3rd, 12-1 pm, COPH 2280
Beyond a World of Straight Lines: Thoughts, Tools, and Tips for Using Statistical Models to Study Nonlinear Change
Speaker: James Selig, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Biostatistics. Topic: TBA.

Tobacco and Disease: The 6th Annual Lung Cancer Symposium – Nov. 6th
Protecting Our Future, Advocating for Tobacco-Free Youth
St. Mark’s Baptist Church, 5722 W. 12th St., Little Rock
This one-day symposium is relevant to a broad audience ranging from healthcare providers, to youth and also to community advocates. For more information and to register, go to http://www.tobaccoanddisease.com/.

Health Disparities Poster Presentation and Reception
Dec. 2nd, 4:30-6:30 pm, Jackson T. Stephens Spine & Neurosciences Institute, 12th floor
POSTER PRESENTATION DEADLINE: Nov. 10th. ATTENDANCE RSVP: Nov. 23rd
For more information, go here.

2016 Women’s Health Conference / NIH Office of Research on Women’s Health
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE: DEC. 9th, 2015
Researchers at all levels at all levels are invited to submit abstracts on current and emerging issues in women’s health and sex differences including basic, clinical, translational, behavioral, epidemiologic, disparities, and health services research. In addition, we welcome abstracts on innovations in education and career development for health researchers.