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Seminar Series

Seminars are held on Fridays.
Seminars run from 1:30-2:30 in the Medical Sciences Building, Room MSB384.

FAll 2018 Schedule
Date Speaker Seminar Title
September 14 Dr. Elysee Nouvet
Faculty of Health Sciences
Western University

Ethics of Ebola Research as Lived by West African Stakeholders

September 21 Dr. Neil Klar
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Western University
The 1918 Influenza Pandemic: Lessons Learned and Forgotten
September 28 Dr. Sisira Sarma
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Western University
Pay-for-performance incentives and cancer screening: Evidence from Ontario
October 5 Dr. Laura Anderson
Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence and Impact
McMaster University

Beyond BMI: Measuring cardiometabolic risk and obesity subtypes in early childhood

October 12 Fall Reading Week - No Seminar
October 19 Dr. Mohamed Shoukri
Western University
Inference procedures on the Modified Generalized Poisson Distribution for overly dispersed count data: Applications to RNA-Seq data
October 26 Dr. Lauren Cipriano
Ivey Business School
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Western University
Cost-effectiveness of naloxone kits in secondary schools
November 2 Dr. Kathryn Nicholson
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Western University
Examining multimorbidity, ageing and complexity using three epidemiological lenses: a national electronic medical record, a national health survey and a provincial primary health care setting
November 9 Dr. Laura Rosella
Dalla Lana School of Public Health
University of Toronto

From data to methods: Using multi-linked health data to inform population health

November 16 Dr. Iris Gutmanis
Lawson Health Research Institute
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Department of Psychiatry
Western University

Understanding bariatric client care needs and capacity at a rehabilitation hospital

November 23 Dr. Jeffrey Mahon
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Western University
TBA
November 30 The Annual Carol Buck Lecture Carol Buck Scholarship Alumni:
A Panel Discussion
December 7 TBA TBA