Jun 5

The Descriptive Epidemiology of Physical Activity: Prevalence and Health Impact

Plenary Session to launch multi-day workshops by international physical activity experts, who are preparing a new Lancet Journal supplement on global physical activity.

9:00am - 12:45pm

Registration required.

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MaY 17

The Future of Public Health Research: Building Capacity for Precise, Networked and Agile, Sociotechnical Systems, through Design, Engineering and Health Sciences

8:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.

Registration required.

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Fourth Annual Public Health Research Day

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1:30pm - 5:00pm
Presentations in Medical Education & Telemedicine (MET)
Lower Auditorium
Poster Session to follow, in MET Learning Center

*** Presentations in Medical Education & Telemedicine (MET) Lower Auditorium Poster Session to follow, in MET Learning Center***

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Mar 6

Alistair Woodward, PhD
“Epidemiology and Climate Change.”

Alistair Woodward

Photo source: Upon 2017 launch of book, “Climate Change and the Health of Nations.”

A previous undergraduate lecture will be offered as part of EPI course to enrolled students.
** From 1:15 – 2:00, any interested Graduate students and Faculty are welcomed to join, for a more technical discussion.

1:15pm - 2:30pm

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Alistair Woodward, PhD
“Climate Change: Disruption, Risk and Opportunity.”

Alistair Woodward

Photo source: 2017 World Rural Health Conference

Target Audience: Faculty, Graduate Students, Researchers

12:00pm - 1:30pm
Leichtag 107

Light lunch will be served.
Reservations required, to:

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Mar 7

Alistair Woodward, PhD
“The Role of the Bicycle in Improving Public Health: New Zealand Research on the Two-Fold Benefits of Improved Fitness and Reduced Greenhouse-Gas Emissions.”

Alistair Woodward

Source: Photo/Simon Young

Target Audience: Community and General Campus Audiences

4:00pm - 6:00pm
UC San Diego International House (I-House) Great Hall

Part of I-House Global Forum Speaker Series
Reservations required, to:

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Jan 17

Carl Higgs, MPH
Developing a flexible, high resolution and policy-relevant composite index of urban liveability in Australia

Carl Higgs sits in front of lake

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Stein Clinical Research Building, 344 a/b Conference Room

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NOV 15

Stephen Schueller, PhD
Leveraging the Potential of Technologies for Mental Health

12:00pm - 1:30pm

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A View from the Vatican:
Climate Change, Air Pollution and Health as our Responsibility

6:00pm - 8:00pm

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IPH Visiting Scholar: Andrea Ramirez, MD, MPH
Mapping the Historical Development of Physical Activity & Health Research

BRF2 2A03 Conference Room

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OCT 20

International Series Event
Rodrigo Reis
Public Health Grand Rounds (Following Faculty Meeting)
Public Health and the Built Environment

Liechtag Pavilion Room 107
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OCT 23

International Series Event
Latin American Researcher/Scholar Rodrigo Reis: An International Perspective on Activity and Urban Environments

Comunidad Room, UC San Diego Cross Cultural Center

Sponsored by: Center for Iberian & Latin American Studies (CILAS), Global Health and UC San Diego Institute for Public Health

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SEp 22

Lifestyle Interest Group Event Wayne Dysinger, MD on Lifestyle Medicine Practice

12:00pm - 1:30pm

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SEp 23

Celebration of Community Public Health Fair with, and for, Community Partners

10:00pm - 2:00pm

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May 25

Art and Science In Our Changing Climate
Thursday, May 25, 2017
International House (I-House)
Great Hall 4:00 PM

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Public Health Research Day

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
3:00pm – 5:00pm

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feb 23

Changes Over Time to the Epidemiological Evidence on the Health Consequences of Prolonged Sitting–Do We Need to Stand Up?


Adrian Bauman, MBBS, PhD

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm
Garren Auditorium Biomedical Science Building (BSB)

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feb 10

Improving the Low-Income Urban Food Environment: Experiences of the Healthy Stores Studies

February 10, 2017 - Improving the Low-Income Urban Food Environment: Experiences of the Healthy Stores Studies


Joel Gittelsohn, PhD

Medical Education & Telemedicine Building (MET) Learning Center, Room 145, 1 st Floor

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