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October 23, 2019   

Public Health Grand Rounds Seminar: Sit less, move more and more often - An epidemiological perspective on sitting, physical activity and disease prevention

102319_ekelundUlf.jpgUlf Ekelund
Visiting Scholar Researcher
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June 13, 2019

Development of a Patient-centered e-Health Application in Brazil

Mario Bracco, MD, PhDMario Bracco, MD, PhD
Pediatrician and Public Health Researcher
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May 24, 2019

Developing a National Physical Activity Policy in Portugal

Deven Mann, MD, MSJorge Mota, PhD
Professor, Faculty of Sports
Director, Research Center in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure
Porto University, Portugal
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May 23, 2019

Exercise is Medicine: Initiatives from National to Local

Exercise is MedicinePresentations and Discussions with:
Michael Pratt, MD, MSPE, MPH
Kenneth Vitale, MD
Sarah Linke, PHD, MPH
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May 21, 2019 

Digital Health Ecosystems

Deven Mann, MD, MS

Devin Mann, MD, MS
NYU, Langone Health
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May 16, 2019

Health Coaching and Lifestyle Medicine: A Collaborative Approach to Health Care

Jessica Matthews, DBH, MS, NBC-HWC

Jessica Matthews, DBH, MS, NBC-HWC
Asst. Professor and Program Director,
Master of Kinesiology in Integrative Wellness
Point Loma Nazarene University

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May 14, 2019

Challenges and Opportunities For Research and Academic Cooperation in Europe and Portugal

Jorge Mota, PhD

Jorge Mota, PhD
University of Porto, Portugal
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April 25, 2019

Public Health Grand Rounds: The Road to Hell is Paved with Adjustments

Jay Kaufmann

Jay Kaufmann, PhD
McGill University, Canada

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April 3, 2019

Fifth Annual Public Health Research Day

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

Ross Brownson

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

Part II: Public Health Poster Session

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

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January 23, 2019

Effects of anthropogenic emission phase-out on public health and climate

Jos Lelieveld

Professor Jos Lelieveld
Director, the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Mainz, Germany

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June 5, 2018

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, 2018

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


April 4, 2018

Fourth Annual Public Health Research Day

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March 6, 2018 & March 7, 2018

March 6: Epidemiology and Climate Change

March 7: Climate Change: Disruption, Risk and Opportunity

March 7: 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

Alistair Woodward, PhD
Head of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of Auckland, New Zealand

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February 21, 2018

Institute for Public Health Director’s Seminar: The Global Observatory for Physical Activity: 144 Steps towards a more Active World


Dr. Michael Pratt
IPH Director

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January 17, 2018

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


Carl Higgs, MPH
Epidemiologist and Researcher
Healthy Liveable Cities group of the Centre for Urban Research
RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia

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November 15, 2017

Leveraging the Potential of Technologies for Mental Health

Stephen Schueller, PhD

Stephen Schueller, PhD
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine Center for Behavioral Intervention Technologies

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December 7, 2017

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

Veerabhadran Ramanathan,PhD
Wael Al-Delaimy, MD,PhD
Fonna Forman, PhD
Panel discussion facilitated by Dr. MichaelPratt

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November 7, 2017

Mapping the Historical Development of Physical Activity & Health Research

Andrea Ramirez, MD, MPH

Andrea Ramirez, MD, MPH

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October 20, 2017

International Series Event: For Public Health Grand Rounds: Physical Activity Promotion in a Warmer World

Rodrigo Reis, PhD

Rodrigo Reis, PhD
Professor at the Washington University Brown School of Public Health
Investigator at the Prevention Research Center

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October 23, 2017

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

October 23, 2017

Community Forum: Urbanism, Physical Activity and Health Equities

Rodrigo Reis, PhD

Rodrigo Reis, PhD
Professor at the Washington University Brown School of Public Health
Investigator at the Prevention Research Center

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September 22, 2017

Lifestyle Medicine: Roots, Growth, Sky

Wayne Dysinger, MD, MPH, FACLM

Wayne Dysinger, MD, MPH, FACLM
Loma Linda University

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May 24, 2017

Bridging Human Health and Urban Climatology with Personal Heat Exposure Research

Jennifer Vanos

Jennifer Vanos, PhD
Assistant Professor
Scripps Institution of Oceanography and UC San Diego School of Medicine
Department of Family Medicine and Public Health  

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May 25, 2017

Art and Science In Our Changing Climate

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April 5, 2017

Public Health Research Day

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February 23, 2017

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


Adrian Bauman, MBBS, PhD
Sesquicentenary Professor of Public Health
Director, Prevention Research Collaboration
University of Sydney, Australia

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September 23, 2017

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

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February 10, 2017

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


Joel Gittelsohn, PhD, Professor
Center for Human Nutrition and Global Obesity Prevention Center
Department of International Health
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

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