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Rollins Spirit Week, 10/26 – 10/30

Description Please see the flyer below for more information on Rollins Spirit Week 2020, a week of fun socially distant activities with the chance to win a Rollins Prize Pack!  

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Rollins Takes Action Part IX, 10/22

Description Join us for the next installment of the Rollins Takes Action Series, which will be highlighting the student-founded, Rollins Election Day Initiative (REDI). This webinar will also feature three Emory EPI students, Lisa Chung, Chenmua Yang, and Nellie Garlow!   Event Details  October 22, 12:00 – 1:00PM Check your Outlook email for the link…

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ILE & APE Information Session, 10/22

Description Please join us for an information session about the APE and ILE degree requirements.  This session is for first-year EPIs and GLEPIs and will be led by our DGS Dr. Lauren Christiansen-Lindquist, capstone instructor Dr. Cecille Janssens, EPI ADAPs, and will also include panel of 2nd years to share their experiences.  Event Details  Thursday,…

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Academic Resource Center Workshops, 10/12-10/14

Event Description  Join Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library Informationists for training on theNew PubMed, Zotero, and EndNote! Introduction to the New PubMed, October 12th 12:15 – 12:55PM Introduction to Zotero (Citation Manager), October 13th 12:15 – 12:55PM Introduction to EndNote (Citation Manager), October 14th 12:15 – 12:55PM   How to Register Click here to register…

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Environmental Health Spring 2021 Course Showcase, 10/15

Description  Please join the Gangarosa Department of Environmental Health for a Spring 2021 Course Showcase on Thursday, October 15th at 12:15pm! We will be highlighting the electives and new courses being offered during the spring semester. Students from all RSPH departments are welcome to attend.     How to Join  Click here to access the zoom…

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GFEFA Information Session, 10/29

Description  The Global Field Experience Financial Award (GFEFA) is a unique scholarship offered by the Rollins School of Public Health. GFE Financial Awards provide supplemental funding to support Rollins student summer field experiences in low- and middle-income countries. The scholarship was started to encourage students interested in global health to participate in supervised field training…

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Rollins Takes Action Part VIII, 10/6

Description Join us for the eighth installment of Rollins Takes Action this week for a panel discussion on the Impacts of COVID-19 on the LGBTQ Community and People Living with HIV. Panelists include: Mahlon Randolph, Andres Camacho-Gonzalez, Travis Sanchez and Colleen Kelley.  How to Join  Tuesday, October 6th 12:00PM – 1:00PM  Check your outlook inbox…

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Considering a Career in Epidemiology: Ask the Experts, 10/23

Event Description  The COVID-19 pandemic has brought epidemiology to the forefront of the news, but epidemiology research touches every domain of health. If you want to learn more about epidemiology, join this webinar for a stimulating discussion with leaders in the field. They will discuss what led them to epidemiology and public health and what…

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S4SJ Presents: Courageous Conversations about Race Series, 10/1

Event Description Students for Social Justice‘s Courageous Conversations About Race series is back! Their second event is called Tears of Fury: A Discussion on “White Women’s Tears.” It will be a discussion panel on how white women’s tears show up in our daily lives when we talk about race and the destructive impact it has…

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Introduction to Literature Review, 9/29

Description Next Tuesday, Dr. Cecile Jansens will give a short introduction about how to do a literature review. This lecture will be practical, with lots of tips and tricks to make your literature better: how to search the literature, how to stay organized, and (a bit) how to write. In the lecture she will demonstrate…

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Virtual Vaccine Dinner Club, 10/7

Description  Topic for the October 2020 Vaccine Dinner Club (VDC): SARS-CoV-2 Vaccines Part II: Distribution Challenges Think ahead for a minute to a halcyon future in which one or more pharma companies have reached the finish line in developing their SARS-CoV-2 vaccine. Their Phase III human trials are complete, their data have been parsed, their…

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Health Equity: The Urgency of Removing Barriers, 9/24

Description  This session, the fourth in the Health Equity: The Urgency of Now series, continues the conversation with Dr. Camara Jones in June where she defined the various levels of racism and how racism and institutional bias impede health equity. During this session, Dr. Jones will discuss the barriers to achieving health equity and ways…

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CDC Presidential Management Fellowship Info Session, 9/28

Description  Join virtually on Monday, September 28th from 12:00 – 1:30PM for an information session about what it means to be a Presidential Management Fellow (PMF) at the CDC, hosted by the Office of Career Development. In this session CDC PMF program manager, Dawn Arlotta, will discuss what the fellowship is like at the CDC,…

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REDI to Register, 9/14

Description The Rollins Election Day Initiative (REDI) is holding their first information session for students about how to register to vote in Georgia on Monday, September 14th at 12:15pm.    How to Join  Click here to register for the Sept 14th webinar!    Get Involved with REDI Click here to learn more about REDI and…

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COVID-19: State of the Science Webinar, 9/15

Description The seminar, sponsored by the Boston University School of Public Health, will bring together experts to discuss the causes and consequences of this global pandemic, exploring what we know now, and what we still need to learn. Speakers include:  Hallie Prescott, Associate Professor, University of Michigan Gabriel Leung, Dean of Medicine, University of Hong…

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Doers Wanted – We Have Enough Critics Seminar, 9/15

Join the Department of Environmental Health this week for a special seminar by Dr. Enrique Schisterman!  Seminar Description  Dr. Schisterman is a Senior Investigator and Branch Chief of the Intramural Epidemiology Branch at NICHD and the Editor in Chief of the American Jornal of Epidemiology. He earned both his master’s degree in Statistics and his…

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CSTE Applied Epidemiology Fellowship Program Webinar, 9/9

Description Join the Society for Epidemiologic Research for this overview of the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE) Applied Epidemiology Fellowship Program. CSTE, in collaboration with CDC, the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health, and the Health Resources and Services Administration, established the Applied Epidemiology Fellowship to train recent graduates in the…

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Rollins Takes Action: Race, Racism & Health Webinar, 9/11

Event Description Join us for the next installment of Rollins Takes Action 2020 on September 11th, 12:00 – 1:00pm EST to hear panelists from the Department of Epidemiology discuss Race, Racism and Health.  See the attached flyer for more details! How to Join Click here to register for this webinar! To submit questions for the…

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RSPH Fall 2020 Public Health Virtual Career Fair, 9/11

Description The need for diverse, well-trained public health practitioners has never been greater. In our commitment to ensuring the availability of opportunities for our students, the RSPH Office of Career Development is excited to announce our Fall Virtual Career Fair. A highly interactive experience, this fair facilitates interactions between employers and students through a variety…

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Center for Global Safe Wash Open House, 9/8

Please join our faculty, staff and partners to learn more about The Center for Global Safe WASH (CGSW)! Presentations will include an overview of the CGSW, current faculty research projects, the WASH certificate program and upcoming GFE opportunities! You will also have an opportunity to virtually visit with our partner agencies in separate break-out rooms…

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2020 Public Health Ethics Forum, 9/11

Description  The National Center for Bioethics in Research and Health Care at Tuskegee University and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Office of Minority Health and Health Equity invite you to the 2020 Public Health Ethics Forum on September 11, 2020, from 1 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET via Zoom. This year’s theme is…

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Community-Based Opportunities Information Session, 9/10

Description  Join the Gangarosa Department of Environmental Health and HERCULES on Thursday, September 10th at 12:15pm via Zoom for a jointly sponsored Info Session on Community Based Opportunities! This session will focus on environmental health related community-based APE and ILE opportunities, general research opportunities and more. All students who are interested in community-based research and…

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TADA Journal Club, 9/16

Description  Are you interested in learning how to study big data to end drug-related harms? Join TADA’s “Journal Club Unplugged” to speak with authors about their papers analyzing big data on drug-related harms. The journal club is part of a planned component of a new certificate program, led by the TADA pre-doctoral training program. All…

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Chair’s Chat, 8/24

Join us for the first Chair’s Chat of the semester on Monday, August 24th! This month’s Chair’s Chat will be an informal dialogue and check-in session with Department Chair, Timothy Lash; Vice-chair, Jodie Guest; MPH DGS, Lauren Christiansen-Lindquist; PhD DGS, Shakira Suglia; and ADAPs, Noni Bourne and Farah Dharamshi.   Check your email for the zoom…

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Now is Time to Modernize U.S. Public Health Surveillance Seminar, 8/26

Seminar Description Our world with no borders to pandemics requires that scientists work together forming bonds of collegiality and build bridges of mutual public health benefit, not walls of separation. The world is different now. It is misguided to think that the “hoarding” of data/information/messages/specimens is the right way to act because of paternalistic, economic,…

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The Coronavirus Pandemic: Equity, Impacts & Global Fragile Communities, Webinar Recording

Webinar Summary  How has the pandemic changed places in the world already made fragile from violence or deprivation — places of armed conflict or refugees settlements, for example? How are women  — often responsible for the bulk of caregiving — particularly affected? And how can we ensure equitable access to vaccines and therapeutics, once available,…

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Endemic Racism During a Pandemic – CDC Day Keynote Speech & Panel, 8/21

Description This year’s virtual CDC keynote speech and panel for incoming first years is open to the entire Rollins Community this year! The theme for CDC Day is Endemic Racism During a Pandemic: Navigating the Intersection of Racism and COVID-19 in Atlanta. The event will be live streamed from the CDC and will feature Dr.…

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First Fall COVID-19 Journal Club Meeting, 8/31

The Department of Epidemiology’s, student-led COVID-19 journal club will be continuing on a bi-weekly basis this fall on Mondays from 12:10 – 1:00PM, starting on August 31st.  See the flyer below to learn more about the journal club and if you are interested in joining click here to sign up for the listserv or email…

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When Public Health Means Business with Dr. Anthony Fauci & Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Webinar Recording

Summary Michelle A. Williams, Dean of the Faculty at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, is pleased to present “When Public Health Means Business” featuring Dr. Anthony Fauci, moderated by Dr. Sanjay Gupta of CNN, and introduction by Lawrence S. Bacow, President, Harvard University. This online event was recorded on August 5th, 2020 and is presented…

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Public Health Leadership in Times of Crisis Webinar Recording

Webinar Description  In the July session of Hot Topics in Practice, Anne Zink, Chief Medical Officer for the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, shares her perspective for addressing the COVID-19 crisis in the face of existing geographic, cultural, and economic challenges in the country’s largest state. This one-hour webinar will review how Alaska’s public health and…

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Turning Assumptions into Knowledge with Mathematical Models, Webinar Recording

The webinar is presented by Eleanor Murray, ScD, an Assistant Professor of Epidemiology at the Boston University School of Public Health. Webinar Description Mathematical models are an important part of the epidemiologic toolkit, especially during rapidly evolving health crises where data availability is limited. Valid inference about population-level outcomes can be obtained from mathematical models…

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EGHI Forum: Racism & Global Health, 7/22

Description  Join the Emory Global Health Institute on Wednesday, July 22 at 12:00 p.m. for a panel discussion on racism and global health. Our panel of experts will discuss the history of colonialism and neoliberalism, racism and implicit bias in healthcare, the call for anti-racism for global health professionals, and the role of academia in…

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EPI COVID-19 Response Webinar, 7/21

Description  Please join us for our third webinar highlighting the Department of Epidemiology’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic! We will be joined by Dr. Sam Jenness who will discuss network-based strategies for COVID-19 control. Webinar Details Date and time: Tuesday, July 21 at 12pm.  Find the Zoom link to join in your Emory email!  

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Health Equity During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Urban-Rural Dimensions, 7/29

Description  Sponsored by the SER Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Committee, this upcoming SERexpert event will explore the differential impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic in rural and urban communities in the US. Speakers will describe the impact of COVID-19 on rural and urban communities, challenges to confronting the virus and inequities in who is impacted within…

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SERexperts Live – CSTE Applied Fellowship Program Webinar, 9/9

Description Please join us for SER’s first, collaborative webinar with The Council for State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE) Applied Epidemiology Fellowship (AEF) Program! Hosted by Amanda Masters, the Deputy Director for Governance, Strategy and Support Program (CSTE), join us to learn about this Applied Epidemiology Fellowship program! This unique fellowship program is designed for recent…

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Enhancing Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services in Preparedness, Webinar

Description In this one-hour webinar, which is part of the Hot Topics series at the Northwest Center for Public Health Practice, Ira SenGupta, Executive Director of the Cross Cultural Health Care Program, highlights standards as a set of guidelines and strategies for improving public health preparedness. The five steps to cultural competency are utilized to demonstrate the…

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Action Against Racism: Discussion on Doing the Work, 6/23

Description With increased discourse around racism and systemic oppression comes a number of questions. More and more people are waking up to the injustices that Black and Brown communities live through every day. People are wondering where to start, how to work towards anti-racism, what their role is as a non-Black person in breaking down…

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Addressing Racism and COVID-19 Webinar, 6/30

Description New data confirm that COVID-19 is disproportionately and negatively impacting communities of color and exacerbating existing health inequities. In the June session of Hot Topics in Practice, Matías Valenzuela, Equity Director, Public Health – Seattle & King County and Director of COVID-19 Community Mitigation and Recovery, shares his team’s efforts to uncover the root…

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Communication Challenges Surrounding the COVID-19 Pandemic Webinar

Description  The COVID-19 pandemic has provided and continues to provide huge challenges to our public health system. One challenge has been behavioral, in that mitigating the consequences of the disease involves huge behavioral changes and long term cooperation on the part of the public at large. Changing behavior and gaining the public’s cooperation is in…

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Health Equity in the Time of COVID-19: Fixing Broken Systems to Serve Communities of Color, Webinar Recording

Description The COVID-19 pandemic is disproportionately affecting people of color in the United States. What began as a public health emergency has quickly evolved into a crisis of health equity and racial justice, leaving many in the health and human services sectors scrambling to find solutions. How can we serve the immediate needs of marginalized…

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Building Psychological Resilience for the Public Health Workforce During COVID19 Webinar Recording

Description The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a second pandemic of stress, anxiety and fear. As public health workers, your work has a unique level of stress during this time. We are best able to maintain our mental health through these difficult times if we stay aware of the effects of stress, take steps to…

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Mapping COVID-19 & Building Global Health Capacity Podcast

Podcast Description Learn how Fellows from the PHI/CDC Global Health Fellowship Program are working to improve health, in the US and around the world. Fellows work on the front lines of global health, developing the technical and professional skills needed to make meaningful contributions to today’s global health challenges. Episode Summary PHI/CDC Surveillance Fellow, Greg…

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Student Town Hall with Dean Curran, 6/3

Join RSPH Leadership for a Returning Student Town Hall featuring Dean James W. Curran, MD, MPH on Wednesday June 3rd from 12:00 to 1:00 pm.  Click here to register! Click here to submit questions for the town hall! 

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COVID-19 and Health Equity: A Policy Platform and Voices from Health Departments, 5/4

Description Join Human Impact Partners, APHA, ASTHO, Big Cities Health Coalition, HealthBegins and NAACHO for this discussion on how public health can play a role in advancing long-term policy solutions that center equity.  COVID-19 is magnifying the deep cracks in our health care system, protections for working people, and wider safety net. Formed by centuries…

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COVID-19 & the Cruise Ship Task Force, PHI/CDC Global Health Podcast

About the Podcast The PHI/CDC Global Health Podcast features stories from the PHI/CDC Global Health Fellowship Program, a U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention-funded program, implemented by the Public Health Institute, where Fellows are guided by leading global health experts from the CDC. Fellows work on the front lines of global health, developing the…

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Racial Disparities in COVID-19 Webinar, 5/27

Overview  COVID-19 has highlighted the critical role that public health plays in the US and it also has demonstrated that this virus does not affect everyone equally. While it has affected the lives of all Americans, some racial and ethnic groups have been more likely to contract and die from COVID-19 than others. In this…

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Lessons Learned and Opportunities Ahead for Academic Public Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Recording)

Click here to watch the closing panel for the ASPPH’s virtual annual meeting where Dean  Curran joined other deans of public health to discuss the unique challenges posed by COVID-19 and the lessons learned so far, particularly how the pandemic has impacted academic public health. 

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Injury and Violence Prevention Certificate Program Information Session, 5/19

Event Summary  The Injury Prevention Research Center at Emory will host this information session to provide students with information regarding the Injury and Violence Prevention Certificate at Emory University. Students will have the opportunity to asks questions about the program, electives, student opportunities, and the application process. Click here to register for this information session…

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Shepard Award Finalist Presentations, 5/8

Please join us for the Charles C. Shepard Award Finalist presentations on May 8th, 12-1:15PM EST. Event Details  Each student finalist has their own Zoom link and participants can enter and exit different sessions throughout the event. Feel free to listen and ask questions as you would in an in-person poster event.  Click here to…

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COVID-19 and Global Environmental Change Webinar Series, 5/11

Part 3 of Webinar Series: The Decade After The COVID pandemic has induced radical societal change in the matter of months, a sense of urgency, and emphasized the need for coordinated international action. How can we leverage this once in a generation inflection point to create the same sense of urgency and levels of coordinated…

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Summer Schedule: Confounder goes Bi-Weekly

Going to miss the Confounder over the summer? Don’t sweat it! We will still be sending the Confounder every other week until the beginning of the Fall semester. As always, you can navigate to the full website at any time for the most up-to-date content in between email weeks. Have a great summer!

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COVID-19, Global Environmental Change, and Opportunities to Progress Toward SDGs: Webinar Series, 4/28

Description This first session from a series of online webinars explores the proximal and distal causes of the pandemic and the complex relation between infections, climate and other global environmental change. How do global environmental changes such as biodiversity loss, climate change, pollution, and urbanization facilitate the occurrence of new epidemics or modulate their public health impact?…

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Virtual Career Fair, 5/15

Check out this opportunity to interact with top-notch employers seeking candidates with public health degrees in live chat sessions.  For more information send an email with questions to ASPPH [at] CareerEco [dot] com!  See the attached flyer for more details.  Click here to register for the event on May 15th!

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Diabetes and COVID-19 Webinar, 4/27

Description  The global COVID-19 pandemic has created numerous challenges for persons with diabetes and for the health professionals who help manage their care. Higher rates of COVID-19 related hospitalizations and mortality, difficulty in accessing medicines and supplies, and the lack of in-person clinic visits due to lockdowns and social distancing and the resulting rapid shift…

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EGHI/GT COVID-19 Hackathon, 5/8-5/16

Description  The Emory Global Health Institute is hosting a virtual hackathon focused on developing solutions for specific COVID-19 problems in May. The virtual hackathon is a partnership with the Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech & Emory, Georgia Tech’s CREATE X Startup Launch accelerator program, and the Emory University School of Medicine.   The virtual hackathon will…

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Compassion and COVID-19, 4/29

Webinar Description: The critical role of compassion in health and well-being has become increasingly clear during the global response to COVID-19. This Global Health Compassion Rounds will engage with participants to co-develop thinking on how to cultivate compassion in pandemic response at multiple levels. The rounds will begin with key insights from the ground-breaking meeting…

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EGHI Global Health Forum, 4/14

Click here to register for this Global Health Forum on “Preserving Mental Health during the Global Coronavirus Pandemic,” on Zoom! See attached flyer for more details. 

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EPI COVID-19 Journal Club Meeting, 4/16

Please join the COVID-19 journal club for its next meeting on Thursday, April 16th at 12pm! See the flyer below for more information.  How to join: Click here to reach the listserv sign up page  Click the subscribe button and follow the sign up instructions  Or, email one of the group leaders listed on the…

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CoCites: New Online Literature Search Tool Launched by Dr. Cecile Janssens

Why Use CoCites? A major challenge in writing theses we see over and over again is that students struggle to find relevant literature. This no surprise as finding literature requires quite some expertise in how to use keywords and how to select the right keywords. CoCites takes that burden away.   How is CoCites Different…

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Student Loan Repayment Seminar, 4/7

Click here to watch the student loan repayment seminar on Zoom, Tuesday April 7 at 12pm.  See the attached flyer for more details!  

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Infectious Disease Across Scales Seminar Series, 4/1

2020 IDAS Seminar Series continues next week April 1, 2020 at 12 PM.  Speaker Information: Micaela Martinez, PhD Assistant Professor Environmental Health Sciences Mailman School of Public Health Columbia University Talk Title:   From Populations to Molecules: Population Ecology meets Darwinian Medicine.  Zoom Meeting Link:  https://emory.zoom.us/j/933219222 More Information on the IDAS Seminar Series For more information…

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Addressing Your Questions About COVID-19 Webinar, Recorded 3/26

Overview: This is a 90-minute recording of a webinar held on Thursday, March 26, 2020. With our state and local public health workers being at the forefront of this pandemic, you are in a position to provide your community with life-saving information. Yet, with the COVID-19 landscape changing so rapidly, it is hard to have…

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Canvas page for COVID-19 academic updates

Currently there are two important websites providing students, faculty, and staff with the most up to date information on policy changes related to COVID-19. They are: RSPH COVID-19 Updates website Emory University COVID-19 Updates website Additionally, the Epidemiology Department has created a dedicated Canvas page within the MPH/MSPH Canvas area to continue to provide updates…

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Virtual Chair’s Chat, 3/27

Join the Epi Department for the first virtual chair’s chat on Friday March 27th at 12PM. See the flyer below for more details!  Follow this link to join the Chair’s Chat on Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/426986819 

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Faculty Candidate Epi Seminar, 3/24

Click here to watch this Epi seminar with faculty candidate Dr. Nicole Armstrong on Tuesday, March 24th from 12 – 1 pm  on Zoom.  See the attached flyer for more information. 

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Population Health Exchange Summer Institute, Summer 2020

Registration is open! Keep an eye on this space as more programs will be added soon. The PHX Summer Institute offers short, immersive programs open to professionals, from across sectors, with all levels of public health knowledge. We offer a wide range of programs that teach participants career-enhancing skills, from learning to plan effective, evidence-based…

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Emory University Transitions to Online Instruction in Response to COVID-19

Effective March 11th, Emory University extended spring break for students until Sunday, March 22nd, 2020, and will transition to remote learning for graduate and undergraduate classes on Monday, March 23, 2020. The decision to transition to remote learning, limit events, and offer telecommuting options is consistent with CDC guidelines to prevent the further spread of…

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March Emory Vaccine Dinner Club Recording

COVID19: What We Know, What We Suspect, What We Fear  Click here to watch part 1, presented by:  Dr. Carlos Del Rio, MD  Professor, Emory Vaccine Center Professor and Chair, Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine Investigator, Emory…

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EGHI Global Health Forum on COVID-19 Recording

Local and Global Preparedness in Response to the Novel Coronavirus Outbreak Click here to view the Emory Global Health Institute’s forum on preparedness in the Novel Coronavirus outbreak .  Speakers Include:  Hansa Bhargava, MD: Senior Medical Director at WebMD and MEdscape  Jim Lavery, PhD, M.Sc.: Conrad N. Hilton Chair in Global Health Ethics at the…

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Thesis Starter Series, 3/17 – 3/18

Come learn from a Woodruff Health Sciences Librarian about making PubMed searches easier on 3/17 and how to use Zotero citation software on 3/18 in preparation for your thesis! 

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Provost Lecture Series, 4/2

Event Description  A pediatrician and public health administrator, Joycelyn Elders is outspoken about health, health care, sexuality, and AIDS. She was the 15th U.S. Surgeon General and first African American woman in that post, as well as a vice admiral in the Public Health Service Commissioned Corps. Other Information Date/Time: Thursday, Apr 2, 2020 4:00PM…

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Southern Atlanta Harm Reduction Conference Volunteers, 3/26-3/28

Student volunteers are needed for Southern Atlanta Harm Reduction Conference, March 26 – 28, 2020, Atlanta, Georgia. Click here to read more about the conference online!  Location: The Sheraton Hotel, 165 Courtland Street, NE Atlanta, GA 30303 What you will help with: Registration, guiding, handing out bags, connecting visitors with right staff, helping exhibitors and…

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EPI Seminar, 3/9

Join the EPI department for this exciting seminar on Monday, March 9th! See the flyer below for further details. 

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Spring Mock Interview Week, 3/23-3/27

The Office of Career Development and Career Development Ambassadors at the Rollins School of Public Health cordially invite you to participate in our Spring Mock Interview Week on Monday, March 23 – Friday, March 27, 2020. For more information and to register for one or both types of interviews offered, please visit Handshake. To register…

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Coronavirus Webinar, 3/2

Please join the Region IV Public Health Training Center for this upcoming learning opportunity on March, 2nd 12-1:30PM.  Click here to register for a live webinar with Dr. Carlos Del Rio: Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): Protecting the Public from the Current Outbreak

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SERexperts – Live Event, 4/1

Registration is now open for SERexperts-Live, ‘CSTE Applied Fellowship Program’, Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 12:00pm-1:00pm. Please join us for SER’s first, collaborative webinar with The Council for State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE) Applied Epidemiology Fellowship (AEF) Program!Hosted by Amanda Masters, the Deputy Director for Governance, Strategy and Support Program (CSTE), join us to learn about…

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Spring Career Fair, 2/28

CHECK-IN INFORMATION All Emory/Rollins students and alumni welcome. Professional attire is REQUIRED for entry. Doors open no earlier than 10:00AM. It is not required to stay the entire duration of the fair. Feel free to arrive at any time during fair hours. Current students: Registration will be conducted on-site. You will not register online prior…

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Injury Prevention Seminar, 2/26

Title Motor Vehicle Injury in the United States: Prevention and Data Description Motor vehicle crashes cause over 30,000 deaths and an estimated 2.5 million emergency department visits a year in the United States. This seminar will describe the burden of motor vehicle crash injury in the United States, highlight strategies that can be used to…

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Second Annual Data Science Workshop, 3/26-3/27

Second Annual Data Science Workshop: Emerging Data Science Methods for Complex Biomedical and Cyber Data Date and Location:March 26 – 27, 2020Georgia Cyber Center Hull McKnight Building, 100 Grace Hopper Lane, Augusta, GA Description: The Division of Biostatistics and Data Science in the Department of Population Health Sciences in the Medical College of Georgia and…

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ILE: Thesis and Capstone Meeting, 2/19

Join the Epi Department this Wednesday, Feb. 19 in CNR Auditorium to hear more about the thesis and capstone process and ask any questions you may have!

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Behind the Manuscript, 2/18

Please join us on Tuesday, February 18th for a discussion with Dr. Michael Kramer.  Dr. Kramer will provide insight on the research process behind the manuscript, “The legacy of slavery and contemporary declines in heart disease mortality in the U.S. South.”   Click here to read the article.  Click here to RSVP. 

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Public Health Sciences Grand Rounds

Join RSPH on Friday, February 21st at 12pm for this month’s Public Health Sciences Grand Rounds for a panel discussion from interdisciplinary professionals on the issue of “Diabetes in the Developing World”.  See flyer for additional details. 

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Chair’s Chat, 2/12

Click here to RSVP for the February Chair’s Chat or RSVP on Canvas. 

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Epi Bagel Breakfast, 2/11

Join the Epidemiology Department for the first bagel breakfast of the semester on Tuesday Feb. 11 from 9-11AM!  

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Green Networking Night, 2/13

Click here to RSVP for this event on Handshake! 

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Planetary Health & Infectious Diseases Spring Speaker Series

Join us for the first installment of the Planetary Health and Infectious Diseases spring speaker series on 2/18  in CNR 5001 where Dr. Neel Gandhi will be discussing “Tuberculosis in a Changing Climate.”

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Seminar Series: Copyrighting Your Thesis & Dissertation, February

Will your thesis or dissertation raise copyright issues?  Learn about navigating copyright and author rights in a digital environment! The workshops will answer questions like … Everyone quotes the work of other scholars in their dissertation. As long as the quotes are acknowledged, does this ever raise copyright issues? I found a photo online on…

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Equity, Autonomy and Substance Use Disorder Webinar, 2/5

Click here to register for the online webinar! Join us on Wednesday, February 5th from 12:00-1:15PM EST for the webinar, “Equity, Autonomy and Substance Use Disorder (SUD): Lifecourse Considerations for Pregnant and Parenting People” hosted by the Centers of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health, Boston University School of Public Health and Harvard T.H. Chan…

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CFAR Infectious Diseases Research Seminar, 2/6

“What will it take to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the US? – An Economic Modeling Study of Six Cities including Atlanta”.  Mark your calendar for the next #EmoryID Seminar! Join the Emory Department of Medicine on Thursday, February 6 to hear from Bohdan Nosyk of Simon Fraser University.  Dr. Nosyk will discuss what it will…

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PRISM Thesis Opportunities Meeting, 1/30

If interested in attending PRISM’s thesis program Lunch and Learn on Thursday, January 30th, please RSVP to Susan Wirtz at sschlue [at] emory [dot] edu.  At the meeting, the PRISM faculty will present the details of the program, the thesis topics, and the application process.

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CARE Tipping Point Initiative Webinar, 1/27

The results are in! The baseline evaluation for the Tipping Point Initiative, focusing on child, early and forced marriage (CEFM) in Nepal and Bangladesh, is completed. Join our research partners, Dr. Kathryn Yount and Dr. Cari Jo Clark from Emory University and Dr. Ruchira Naved from icddr,b share findings from Bangladesh (icddr,b) and Nepal (Emory…

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Care-Emory Speaker Series: Global Food Systems, 2/5

Please join us for a talk on “Global Food Systems: Agriculture, Markets, Nutrition, & Resilience” with representatives from Emory and CARE USA on Wednesday Feb. 5 at 12PM on the 8th floor of GCR! 

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The Task Force for Global Health Information Session, 2/6

The Task Force for Global Health is an independent, non-governmental organization based in Decatur, GA. We exist to eliminate the diseases that have plagued humankind for centuries and build the systems necessary to protect the health of entire populations. Since our founding, we only take on problems we know can be solved, and we do…

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ARC Quantitative Tutor Hours, Spring 2020

Quantitative tutors work with students to understand epidemiological and statistical concepts and methods introduced in their coursework, apply these concepts to their research projects, and provide support for students conducting quantitative analyses.  The tutors’ goal is for the student to understand concepts and methods so the student can apply this knowledge to the student’s own work.  Tutors are familiar with…

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Job Search Strategy Workshop, 2/4

Join us to learn about and discuss the process of creating a strategy for both your internship and full-time job search. Led by Roger Presswood. No dress code. Please feel free to bring your lunch. RSVP on Handshake by February 3. Click here to RSVP!

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Chair’s Chat, 1/14

Join the Epidemiology Department for Chair’s Chat Tuesday, January 14. Please RSVP on canvas as soon as possible!

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CFAR Network Science Seminar, 1/16

Preregistration is required for entry; guests can RSVP here.

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APE Portal Info Sessions, 1/14 & 1/15

Come learn about the APE requirement for all degree-seeking MPH/MSPH students. Please RSVP in Handshake!

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Students Who Rocked Public Health 2019

Check out the list of Students Who Rocked Public Health 2019 by clicking HERE. Included in the list is our very own, Christina Chandra! Be sure to read about her work interviewing HIV providers on mental health services integration in Thailand.

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Recent Publications Page

Check out the updated lists of publications from the Epidemiology Department on the Recent Publications page!

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Spatial Epi, Poster day

This week the Spatial Epidemiology class, taught by Dr. Kramer, presented interesting and impactful posters. The presentation included 27 posters presented by the 44 students. The event was attended by 10 spatial epi ‘guests’ from CDC, as well as 8 past students who collectively served as poster reviewers. Be sure to check out some of…

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Global Field Experience in Rwanda and Zambia, Info Session 1/17/20

A Mass Ebola Vaccination Campaign in Rwanda on the border with the DRC for 10-12 weeks. RZHRG will be vaccinating 200,000 adults and children living on the DRC border and studying vaccine feasability as well as safety in pregnant women. Working with High Risk Women, including Female Sex Workers and Single Mothers, in Zambia for…

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Cookies & Cocoa: an EPI Study Break

Monday and Tuesday, 12/9 and 12/10, 1-3pm, CNR, 3rd floor

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Planetary Health and Infectious Diseases Speaker Series, 12/3

As part of the Planetary Health and Infectious Diseases Speaker Series,Rebecca Philipsborn, MD, MPA will be discussing child health in the era of climate change. Follow the zoom link if you can’t make it in person!

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AIF William J. Clinton Fellowship Information Session, 12/10

American India Foundation’s William J. Clinton Fellowship (aif.org/fellowship) for Service in India is an immersive and interdisciplinary experiential learning program that places young professionals in service with development organizations in India. Join us to learn more! Please RSVP in Handshake.

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Epi Town Hall Meeting, 11/20

Join your Epi Reps to express departmental questions, ideas, and concerns in a student only discussion.

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Recent Publications

Check out the updated lists of publications from the Epidemiology Department on the Recent Publications page!

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Convos on Tap: Tapsgiving, 11/21

Join the Rollins Student Government for Convos on tap on November 21 from 5:30pm – 7:30pm. Don’t forget your ID, corq app, or reusable cups!

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Rollins Speaks, 11/12

Rollins Speaks: Underrepresented and Underserved Populations in Atlanta, featuring Dr. Alawode OladeleWednesday, November 20 | 5PM-6:30PM | Rita Anne Rollins RoomRSVP Here by Friday November 12 ABOUT ROLLINS SPEAKS Every year, GMS at Rollins host a lecture series called, “Rollins Speaks.” The purpose of this series is to raise awareness about notable public health topics, and specifically priority…

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Global Digital Health Features, 11/12

Join the Business School for a fireside chat to “discuss the convergence of digital technology with health, healthcare, and wellness to enhance the efficiency of healthcare and medicine through hardware and software solutions”

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Renal Grand Rounds, 11/26

The Renal Ground Rounds lecture will be held on Tuesday, November 26 in the School of Medicine at 5pm. Dr. Neil Powe will present his research uniting Public Health and Medicine involving kidney disease patient-oriented research, epidemiology and outcomes and effectiveness research.

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Fall 2019 Mock Interview & Networking Night: Mock Interview

MOCK INTERVIEW SESSION – AuditoriumJoin us for Mock Interview and Networking Night hosted by the Office of Career Development in collaboration with the Career Development Ambassadors, Emory Mental Health Alliance (EMHA), and the Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Department Representatives. Student attendees will have the opportunity to practice their interview skills with public health professionals…

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Chair’s Chat, 11/6

Join the Epidemiology Department for Chair’s Chat Wednesday, November 6 and meet the new ADAPs. Please RSVP in canvas as soon as possible!

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Epi Bagel Breakfast, 11/5

Join the Epidemiology Department Tuesday, November 5th from 8-10am for the Bagel Breakfast. 

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Epi Podcast

Do you love Epi, stats, and/or podcasts? Check out this the CASUAL INFERENCE PODCAST!! Check it out by clicking HERE and stay tuned for Episode 1 coming Nov 8!

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Manging Software Projects with Git and Github, 11/4

Join us on Monday November 4th from 12-12:50 to hear from Steve Pittard about Manging Software Projects with Git and Github. Lunch will be provided.  

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Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management in Emergencies, 11/8

The lecture will be held in the Rollins Auditorium on November 8th from 3-5 pm with a reception to follow. More information can be found in the flier above. 

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Medicaid: The Policy and Politics of Health Reform, 11/19

RSVP to Nancy Sterk for the Michael M.E. Johns, MD Lecture on Helath Policy being held on Tuesday November 19 at 3pm.

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Epi Alumnus Datta Patil, Award of Distinction

After completing his MPH at the Rollins School of Public Health, Dattatraya Hari Patil became the lead biostatistician in the Department of Urology, where he has had a tremendous impact on urological research and education. Patil holds exceptional skills in statistical analysis and data management and has employed them for a number of projects. For…

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Field Scholars Networking Night, 11/5

The Field Scholars Networking Night will take place Tuesday November 5 from 6-8pm. Join us for our networking event to learn more about funding opportunities for multidisciplinary teams! Linking Students & Faculty for innovative global health learning projects

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From Civil Engineering to Data Engineering: Jump Starting Career With Insight Data Science

Dr. Alexander Malokin, a data engineer at Invesco and a data engineering fellow at Insight Data Science, will give a talk about how he transitioned from his PhD in civil enginnering to data engineering through Insight Data science.  Date and Time Monday, October 28 2019 at 3:00-4:00 PM   Location Alumni Memorial University Center(AMUC) Room…

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CDA clothing swap, 10/21-22

Two-day event hosted by the Career Development Ambassadors providing free, gently used business professional clothing, business casual clothing, shoes, and accessories to students. Please stop by at your convenience to browse and pick up items between 9am – 4pm on Monday, October 21 and Tuesday, October 22. 

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Emotional Intelligence for Career Success, 10/22

Having challenges communicating with team members in your projects or work groups?Feeling overwhelmed with stress from school and work?Struggling with how to create connections and network in your career?Want to increase your impact and leadership abilities with your team members?_____________________________________________________________________________________ Emotional intelligence is a crucial aspect of your development for professional success. In this session,…

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Epidemiology Elective Session, 10/16

Join the Epidemiology department for an overview of the Epi elective courses on Wednesday, October 16th from 12-12:50pm.

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First Year Pre-Registration, 10/17

Join the Epidemiology department for an advising session for first year pre-registration on Thursday October 17th from 12-12:50pm.

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International Student and Scholar Advising, 10/9

Join Matt Davidson international student advising on Wednesday October 9 at 1pm.

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Epidemiology Bagel Breakfast, 10/10

The Epidemiology Department will be holding Bagel Breakfast Thursday, October 10th from 8am-10am.

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Recent Publications Page

Check out the updated lists of publications from the Epidemiology Department on the Recent Publications page!

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Student Loan Repayment Seminar, 9/30

Do you know how you are going to repay your student loans? Get your questions answered on income-based repayment, consolidation, public service loan forgiveness, deferment & forbearance and more!

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Student Opportunities > GLEPI

Are you a GLEPI student looking for news, events, and opportunities specifically related to global health? Now, these posts will be collected under the GLEPI menu item for extra quick access! Simply hover over the Student Opportunities menu, and click GLEPI in the dropdown.  Let us know what you think!

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Pathways to Public Health, 10/17

On Thursday, October 17, two of Rollins alumni will be returning to campus to speak at Pathways to Public Health. Alexa Morse is a 2017 BSHE graduate and currently working at the Global Center for Medical Innovation. Liz Hannapel is a 2012 EPI alumna and works with the GA Department of Public Health. Come hear…

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Intro to APE/ILE, 10/7

Join the Epidemiology Department for the Introduction to APE/ILE on October 7 from 5-6:30pm.

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Opioid Epidemic and Policy: Where have we been and where are we now?, 9/23

Training DescriptionSystems thinking, especially with simulation models, facilitates understanding of complex health policy problems. Using a simulation model to educate legislators, public health experts, and education leaders about the policies that have the greatest short- and long-term impact on childhood obesity can encourage strategic investment in low-cost, high-return policies. This webinar will feature the Georgia…

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Strengths-based Leadership: Creating Workplaces that Work, 10/23

This is an in-person workshop in Sebring, FL. “Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” Vibrant workplace culture helps retain staff and improve productivity, while toxic culture does the opposite. Leaders shape both the direction of their organizations and also shape the culture. Successful leaders are self-aware and recognize their roles in shaping culture. They can identify…

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The Role of Cultural Competence and Humility in Addressing Mental Health, 9/25

Training DescriptionFran T. Close, Ph.D., is full Professor of Behavioral Science and Health Education in the College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences/Institute of Public Health at Florida A&M University (FAMU). An accomplished public health researcher with a focus on community based participatory research in underserved communities. Dr. Close has been the principal investigator or co-principal…

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Behind the Manuscript, 9/24

Join the Epidemiology department and Dr. Michael Goodman in a seminar sharing the insights to the research process behind the manuscript “Cross-sex hormones and acute cardiovascular events in transgender persons” Please RSVP by clicking HERE.

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Chair’s Chat 10/2, Please RSVP

Join the Epidemiology Department for pizza and a conversation with peers and Dr. Timothy Lash and Dr. Lauren Christiansen-Lindquist on 10/2 at 12 pm. Please RSVP whether you plan to attend or not by clicking HERE.

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FRONTLINE Documentary: Flint’s Deadly Water

Frontline contacted Drs. Zach Binney, Kristin Nelson, and Allison Chamberlain to help them with an investigation into a Legionnaires’ outbreak during the Flint water crisis. They asked them to use local pneumonia deaths during the outbreak to assess whether it’s possible cases had been systematically underreported. Drs. Binney and Nelson are interviewed in the piece,…

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Recent Publications Page

Check out the updated lists of publications from the Epidemiology Department on the Recent Publications page!

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Annual Open House, The Center for Global Safe Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (CGSW) 9/24

The Center for Global Safe Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (CGSW) conducts applied research, evaluation, and training to promote global health equity through universal access to safe water, sanitation, and hygiene solutions for the world’s most vulnerable populations. Please join our faculty, staff and partners to learn more about The Center for Global Safe WASH Presentations…

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Epidemiology PhD Session, 9/19

Thinking about an Epidemiology PhD at Emory? Join us Thursday, September 19 from 5:30-6:30pm to learn more.

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Emory University Sleep Symposium, Nov 1

The Symposium aims to present perspectives on the future of sleep research and education and to facilitate collaborations on sleep and related fields across the Emory community. The Symposium will feature talks by research leaders from outside and inside the Emory community, luncheon, a poster session, and late afternoon reception. Keynote speaker: Dr. Charles CzeislerBaldino…

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Epi Bagel Breakfast, 9/4

Join the Epidemiology Department for Bagel Breakfast Wednesday, September 4 from 8am to 10am!

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Chair’s Chat, 9/4

Please RSVP on canvas ASAP (by Tuesday @12pm) for the Epidemiology Department Chair’s Chat, on September 4 from 12-1pm! Pizza will be served.

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Welcome & Welcome Back

We wish a warm welcome to our new students, and are delighted to welcome back our returning students! The beginning of the academic year is such an exciting time for all of us.   I’m always energized by the enthusiasm and passion of our new students, who are beginning to explore all that the Rollins…

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Childhood Obesity: Simulating the Impacts of Policy Interventions, 9/12

Monday, August 12, 2019 12:00:00 PM EDT – 1:30:00 PM EDT Systems thinking, especially with simulation models, facilitates understanding of complex health policy problems. Using a simulation model to educate legislators, public health experts, and education leaders about the policies that have the greatest short- and long-term impact on childhood obesity can encourage strategic investment…

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Rollins-teer Day, 8/26

We are looking for second year students to lead volunteer groups. This year, Rollins-teer Day will take place on Monday, August 26th from 7:45am-12:00pm, with most service activities taking place from 9:00am-12:00pm. Please note that many sites will not get back until 12:30pm due to transportation. Each site will have one or more designated site…

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Recent Publications Page

Check out the updated lists of publications from the Epidemiology Department at our new Recent Publications page!

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Dr. Lauren McCullough receives the 2019 Brian MacMahon Early Career Award

Lauren E. McCullough, PhD, MSPH, Rollins Assistant Professor at the Emory Rollins School of Public Health, has been selected as the recipient of the 2019 Brian MacMahon Early Career Award from the Society for Epidemiologic Research (SER). McCullough was selected for the national award in a two-step process that included nominations from numerous Emory faculty—compiled…

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Recent Publications Page

Check out the updated lists of publications from the Epidemiology Department at our new Recent Publications page!

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Religion as a Social Determinant of Public Health

Live Webinar  • June 10, 2019  • 12-1:30pm ET Training Description This webinar presents evidence that religion should be considered among the social determinants of health, based on epidemiological research. Plausible mechanisms at the individual level are the lower smoking rates and greater social ties of those with religious participation. At the community level, faith-based…

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HSR Lunch & Learn, 6/26

Please join us for the Health Services Research Center Lunch & Learn on Wednesday, June 26th in Emory SOM 153A from noon-1pm. Dr. Jordan Kempker, Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, will present several case examples from his own research that highlight examples of the use of large national data analyses in health services…

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Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) Training, 6/27

In-person Class • June 27, 2019 • 8:30am-1pm CT • Jackson, MS Presented by: Lily’s Place, A Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Center Lily’s Place executive team aims to train professionals and practitioners on the occurrence, symptoms, and complexities of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS). In addition to medical and therapeutic information regarding infants with NAS, Lily’s Place…

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Children’s Environmental Health: More Than Smoke and Mold, 6/13

Training Description The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that more than 1 in 4 child deaths could be prevented by cleaning up the environment. Because of their developing bodies and minds, children can be at greater risk of harm to environmental toxicants than adults. This broadcast will provide information on common sources of environmental hazards…

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Vaccine Preventable Disease Outbreaks and Challenges in Vaccination, 6/3

Training Description This webinar will describe recent outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases, explore trends in national vaccination rates, and discuss challenges in vaccination. The webinar also describes findings from CDC audience research, tips for communicating with parents, and CDC resources for healthcare professional education and parent education. Learning Objectives By the end of this training, participants…

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Communicating Research through Visual Abstracts, 5/30

The Office of Academic Engagement at the Drug Policy Alliance is hosting Dr. Joel Topf to do a free webinar on the basics of putting together a visual abstract to summarize your research. For those of you who aren’t familiar, a visual abstract is a graphic image and representation of key findings from your study.…

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Class of 2019 Epidemiology Open House, 5/13

On behalf of Dr. Timothy L. Lash, Dr. Lauren Christiansen-Lindquist, Jena Black, and Nicole Regan, you’re invited to the Class of 2019 Epidemiology Open House on 5/13. Please RSVP if you plan to stop by no later than 5pm on Wednesday, May 8th by clicking the below image. Graduates and their guests are invited to…

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Access to Clinical Genetic Services in Mississippi, 5/15

RSVP by Friday, May 10th for the Southeast Regional Genetics Network Lunch and Learn. The lecture addresses “Access to Clinical Genetic Services in Mississippi: Challenges and Solutions” and will be held on Wednesday, May 15th.

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Complete Course Evaluations, due 5/9

Course Evaluations are due Thursday, May 9th. Your opinions and time are greatly appreciated! Click HERE to submit your evaluations.

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Epi Grand Rounds, 5/10

The Epi Grand Rounds lecture will be held Friday, May 10th from 12-1pm. Dr. Robert Platt will present on “Controlling confounding in pharmocepidemiology: is machine learning the answer?”.

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Webinar, Scaling Up PrEP Care to End the HIV Epidemic 5/6

To register, click HERE. Training Description The federal government is launching an initiative to end the HIV epidemic by 1) increasing the number of US Americans who know their current HIV status, 2) increasing the number of US Americans with HIV infection who are effectively treated and have sustained viral suppression, and 3) rapid expansion…

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Is a PhD Right for You? – Part II, 5/3

The Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE) Early Career Professionals Workgroup would like to invite you to join a webinar entitled “Is a PhD Right for You? – Part II” on Friday, May 3, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT.  Registration is required to attend this webinar. Join us for a follow-up to this fall’s webinar: “Is a…

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EPI/GLEPI Thesis Poster Presentations, 4/30-5/2

The EPI/GLEPI thesis poster presentations will take place Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 12-1pm on the CNR bridge.

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IT access after graduation, Rollins Help Desk

If you are a SPRING graduate of RSPH, your RSPH access will be removed on May 31, 2019. _____________________________________________________________________________ Dear Emory Graduates, Congratulations on your graduation! As you leave Emory, you will also lose access to your Emory resources. Here is some useful information on when your access to Emory resources will run out and…

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Town Hall Meeting, 4/23 at 12pm

The epidemiology department will be hosting a town hall meeting on Tuesday, April 23 from 12-1pm in the CNR food auditorium. Food will be provided.

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Social Enterprise Mixer, 4/25

Delta Omega and the Office of Career Development invite you to a panel discussion and networking with prominent Atlanta area social entrepreneurs and learn what it takes to start a business that can have a positive social impact.

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Epi Bagel Breakfast, 4/18

All epi students and staff are welcome to attend the last Epi Bagel Breakfast of the year on April 18, from 8-10 am.

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2019 Global Health Conference, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Global Health Center is accepting abstracts for presentation at our conference, Global Health in Our Own Backyard: Controversies, Initiatives, and Innovations for Our Local Underserved Populations, to be held Oct. 4 – 5, 2019. Abstracts may be related to any aspect of global child health. This year we are particularly interested…

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Epi Grand Rounds, 4/12

The Epi Grand Rounds lecture will be held Friday, April 12 from 12 pm to 1 pm. Dr. Sandro Galea will present on understanding equity and efficiency to inform population decision making.

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National Public Health Week Events, 4/1-4/4

April 1-4 events will be held in the RSPH courtyard from 12-1pm to celebrate National Public Health Week. Events include planting your own plant, spa day, yoga, coffee, and tea, and king of pops.

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Movie Night, 4/18

Join us for a movie night featuring the work of one of our colleagues at Rollins, Madison Hayes! The Gathering Health Storm Inside North Korea will be screened Thursday April 18 at 6pm in the CNR auditorium with popcorn and drinks.

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Stanley O. Foster Lecture: Pathways in Global Health, 4/2

The Stanley O. Foster Lecture: Pathways in Global Health lecture presented by Dr. David Heymann with a reception to follow. Please RSVP to omer [dot] admin [at] emory [dot] edu.

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One Health Presentation, 4/3

Join Emory Students for One Health on April 3, to hear about One Health projects and practicum opportunities at the CDC.

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Chair’s Chat – Tuesday, Noon, CNR Auditorium

Chair’s Chat – Tuesday, Noon, CNR Auditorium Join Department Chair Dr. Tim Lash and Director of Graduate Studies Dr. Lauren Christiansen-Lindquist to discuss curriculum updates and the state of our department. RSVP here!

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Open Data Kit (ODK) 3 part training series, 3/27, 4/3 & 4/10

Rollins mHealth Collaboration is hosting a three-part ODK training series where you can learn to use ODK to collect, manage and use your data. The sessions are on Wednesday from 12-12:50pm in CNR 1055. Light snacks are provided.

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RACPAC Lunch & Learn, 3/26

  Join the Rollins Association for Cancer Prevention and Control (RACPAC) for a lunch & learn with Dr. Stacey Fedewa on 3/26 at 12 pm.

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Infection Prevention & Healthcare Epidemiology Careers Event – April 10 – 5:30-7pm

Join the RSPH Department of Epidemiology & Emory School of Nursing for a Panel, Dinner, & Networking! Wednesday, April 10, 5:30-7pm Rita Anne Rollins Room

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World Water Day 2019 – Safe Water in Healthcare Facilities: A Neglected Crisis – March 19, 2018 – 4-6pm

Join the Center for Global Safe WASH for a World Water Day 2019 event! Safe Water in Healthcare Facilities: A Neglected Crisis – March 19, 2018 – Reception 4pm, Speakers and Discussion 4:30pm

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Epi Ground Rounds: Spacial Clustering and Infectious Disease Control, 3/8

This talk will explore some ways in which we can measure the  clustering and spatial dependence in disease incidence and risk over multiple  scales, and how the ways in which we can think about the effects of this  clustering on the control of cholera, measles and other infectious diseases.

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Thursday: CFAR Special Seminar

Exploiting Oxidative Stress to Tackle the HIV Reservoir: From Basic Science to Clinical Trials Speaker: Dr. Andrea Savarino, MD, Istituto Superiore di Sanitá (ISS) – Rome, Italy Location: Health Science Research Building Auditorium 1760 Haygood Drive Time: 5pm More Information: Click Here

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Save the Date – Chair’s Chat – March 26

Save the date for our final Chair’s Chat of the year! Tuesday, March 26 from 12-12:50pm! Share your thoughts with the Dr. Tim Lash, hear from epidemiologists, and grab some pizza!

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Thursday: EPI Mock Interview Night

You asked and we delivered! Come chat with seasoned epidemiology professionals and hone your interview skills at the best epi-specific career development event of the year – Don’t miss it!

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Bagel Breakfast – Wednesday 2/27 – 8-10am

RSGA EPI Reps invite EPI MPH/MSPH/PhD students and EPI staff members for our second spring Bagel Breakfast! Wednesday, February 27th 8am-10am, EPI lounge. See you there!

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Epi Bagel Breakfast, 2/27

Join the Epidemiology department Wednesday, February 27 for bagel breakfast!

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Chair’s Chat, 2/19

Please RSVP (by clicking the image) to attend the Epidemiology Chair’s Chat on Tuesday, February 19 at noon. Pizza will be provided!

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RSGA EPI Reps invite you to: Valentine’s Day Snack Time

Join the RSGA EPI Reps Thursday, February 14th on the 3rd floor of CNR for Valentine’s Day Snack Time. 10:30am – 12:30pm!

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Epidemiology Department Bagel Breakfast, 2/5

Join our new Epi Reps for bagel breakfast Tuesday, February 5th from 8am to 10am.

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RACPAC Lunch and Learn, 1/29

Join Rollins Association for Cancer Prevention and Control (RACPAC) for their general body meeting from 12 to 1 pm on January 29. Lunch will be served.

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THIS WEEK: Chair’s Chat, Wednesday 1/23

Please RSVP for the Chair’s Chat on Wednesday, January 23. Pizza will be provided!

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Lunch & Learn- PRISM Thesis Topics 1/30

On Wednesday, January, 30, join the PRISM faculty to discuss thesis topics and the application process for the program. Pizza will be served. Please be sure to RSVP to Susan Wirtz at sschlue [at] emory [dot] edu !

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APE Portal Info Session 1/15, 1/16, 1/17

First-year MSPH and MPH students, join us to learn more about the APE requirement and APE portal!

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