2019-2020 Schedule:


Belinda Borrelli, PhD
Director, Center for Behavioral Science Research
Professor, Department of Health Policy & Health Services Research
Boston University, Henry M Goldman School of Dental Medicine
Lecture Title: Stealth Interventions to Motivate and Sustain Health Behavior Change: High Tech and High Touch Approaches
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Jay Irwin
Associate Professor of Sociology
Graduate Program Chair
Department of Sociology & Anthropology
University of Nebraska at Omaha
Lecture Title: Transgender Health: Lessons from the Field and Future Directions
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Kathleen Carroll
Albert E. Kent Professor of Psychiatry
Director of Psychosocial Research Division of Addictions
Principal Investigator, Psychotherapy Development Center for Drug Abuse
Yale School of Medicine
Lecture Title: Computer Based Training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: From Design to Dissemination
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John Jemmott III, PhD
Kenneth B. Clark Professor of Communication and Psychiatry
Director, Center for Health Behavior and Communication Research
Annenberg School for Communication
University of Pennsylvania
Lecture Title: Using Social Psychological Theory Integrated with Culture to Improve Physical Activity and Diet in South Africa
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Community Engagement Panel


Michelle Cardel, PhD, MS, RD, FTOS
Assistant Professor | Department of Health Outcomes & Biomedical Informatics
Director | Obesity Research Alliance
Associate Director | Center for Integrative Cardiovascular and Metabolic Diseases
University of Florida College of Medicine
Research Topic: Obesity interventions and health disparities