Carolina Jaime and Ivan J. Ramírez to Study Ecosyndemics in Perú

Nov. 17, 2022

Ivan J. Ramírez, Clinical Assistant Professor of Health and Behavioral Sciences (HBS), and Carolina Jaime, HBS PhD student, recently traveled to Perú to reconnect and establish research collaborations with universities (Universidad del Pacifíco) and governmental institutions, such as the Ministry of Health (CDC Perú) and Geophysics Institute of Perú (IGP)...

Alum Channing Tate Expanding Her Community-building Research on Hospice Care

June 16, 2022

Health and Behavioral Sciences Alum Channing Tate recently spoke with 144 older Black adults while conducting research for her doctoral dissertation about hospice care – what they knew about it, whether they’d consider it, what their experiences with hospice had been. She is undertaking this work as part of her...

Health and Behavioral Sciences Colloquium Series, Nov 8

Nov. 5, 2019

2:30 – 4:00 pm North Classroom, Room 1207 Mara Buchbinder, ‘Making Death’ in the Era of Medical Aid-in-Dying Recent social scientific studies of life and death have used the framework of biopolitics to explore the role of the state and its associated regimes of knowledge, expertise, and power in governing...

Health and Behavioral Sciences Faculty and Student Panel, Oct 25

Oct. 23, 2019

2:00 - 4:00pm NC 1207 Featuring : Indira Gujral, adjunct assistant professor;new visiting assistant professor Hyeyoung Oh Nelson; and graduate student Sarah Brewer. Gujral’s talk will be titled “Blind Spot: Limitations of a Population Attributable Risk Analysis”; Oh Nelson will talk on “’Keep it Collegial’”: Status Distinctions and Hierarchies on...

Department of Health & Behavioral Sciences Colloquia Series: Student Panel, Oct 18

Sept. 25, 2019

2:30 – 4:00 PM North Classroom, Room 1207 Beyond Risk: Exploring the Relationship Between Maternal Perceptions of Social Support and Child Body Mass Index Using the Fragile Families Study Emily Melnick, MPH Mental Health and Housing Affordability Disparities: Dual Burdens in Colorado Ivan Ramirez, PhD Navigating the Risk of Displacement:...

Department of Health & Behavioral Sciences Colloquia Series: Student Panel, Oct 18

Sept. 10, 2019

2:30 – 4:00 PM North Classroom, Room 1207 Beyond Risk: Exploring the Relationship Between Maternal Perceptions of Social Support and Child Body Mass Index Using the Fragile Families Study Emily Melnick, MPH Mental Health and Housing Affordability Disparities: Dual Burdens in Colorado Ivan Ramirez, PhD Navigating the Risk of Displacement:...