Fifth Annual Public Health Research Day

Part I: Designing for Dissemination and Impact: How do we enhance public health policy and practice?

Ross BrownsonVisiting Professor: Ross Brownson, PhD
Professor in the Division of Public Health Sciences and Siteman Cancer Center, Washington University School of Medicine at Washington University St. Louis, and Director of the Prevention Research Center in St. Louis

1:30 PM
MET Lower Auditorium (UC San Diego Campus)

Part II: Public Health Poster Session

Presentation of 100+ staffed posters, on a wide range of Public Health Topics

3:00-5:00 PM
MET Learning Center (UC San Diego Campus)

Free Registration

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Free attendance registration (including presenters) if requested by 4/1/2019


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.

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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

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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

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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

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NOV 15

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

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

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OCT 20

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

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OCT 23

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

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

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SEp 23

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

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May 25

Jennifer Vanos, PhD
Bridging Human Health and Urban Climatology with Personal Heat Exposure Research

Jennifer Vanos

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May 25

Art and Science In Our Changing Climate

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feb 23

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


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feb 10

Joel Gittelsohn, PhD
Improving the Low-Income Urban Food Environment: Experiences of the Healthy Stores Studies


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