Events

  • The Advance-CTR Translational Research Seminar Series showcases clinical and translational research from across Rhode Island. Presentations, followed by feedback, allow presenters the opportunity to refine and strengthen their research. Seminars are held virtually on the second Thursday of each month.

    March

    Details: March 11, 2021 at 12 p.m. ET.

    Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Entrepreneurship, Mathematics, Technology, Engineering, Psychology & Cognitive Sciences, Research, Teaching & Learning, Training, Professional Development
  • The CAAS Rounds Committee presents: “Prenatal Substance Use and Maternal and Infant Health” with Dr. Laura Stroud

  • Please join us Thursday, March 25, at 4 p.m. for a presentation by Erika Werner, MD, MS, member of the Hassenfeld Institute’s executive committee and co-lead of the Institute’s Healthy Weight Initiative.

    Dr. Werner is director of the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at Women & Infants Hospital and The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, where she is also associate professor of epidemiology and of obstetrics and gynecology. As of 2020, Dr. Werner is the acting director of the antenatal care unit at Women & Infants Hospital. She is a nationally recognized expert on gestational diabetes.

    Please register below to receive the Zoom link for this virtual event.

    Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Graduate School, Postgraduate Education, Research
  • Apr
    7

    Public Health Research Day is an annual conference hosted by the School of Public Health to highlight the research accomplishments of our students, trainees, and partners. One of several events being held to commemorate National Public Health Week, April 5-11, 2021, the poster session encourages interaction among members of the greater Brown community around public health research.

    This year’s poster session will be hosted virtually, however, participants will present their posters live via Zoom to guests and judges. Stay tuned for more details about the event to follow in the coming weeks!

    Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Brown University School of Public Health, Research
  • The Advance-CTR Translational Research Seminar Series showcases clinical and translational research from across Rhode Island. Presentations, followed by feedback, allow presenters the opportunity to refine and strengthen their research. Seminars are held virtually on the second Thursday of each month.

    April

    Details: April 8, 2021 at 12 p.m. ET.

    Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Entrepreneurship, Mathematics, Technology, Engineering, Psychology & Cognitive Sciences, Research, Teaching & Learning, Training, Professional Development
  • Please join us Thursday, April 15, at 4 p.m. for “The Social Determinants of the Racial Disparity in Adverse Birth Outcomes: Zip Code Eclipses Genetic Code,” presented by James Collins, MD.

    Dr. Collins is medical director of the neonatal intensive care unit and associate director of the pediatric residency program at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago and professor of pediatrics at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Collins is a member of the Hassenfeld Institute’s advisory council.

    Please register below to receive the Zoom link for this virtual event.

    Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Graduate School, Postgraduate Education, Research
  • Please join us Thursday, April 22, at 4 p.m. for a presentation by James McPartland, PhD.

    Dr. McPartland is associate professor of child psychiatry and psychology, director of undergraduate studies, director of the Yale Developmental Disabilities Clinic and associate director of the Developmental Electrophysiology Lab at the Yale Child Study Center, and he is co-director of Team Science at the Yale Center for Clinical Investigation. Dr. McPartland’s lab investigates autism spectrum disorder from a clinical neuroscience perspective.

    Please register below to receive the Zoom link for this virtual event.

    Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Graduate School, Postgraduate Education, Research
  • Please join us Thursday, May 6, at 4 p.m. for a presentation by Alison Field, ScD, and Elsie Taveras, MD, MPH.

    Dr. Field is professor of epidemiology and chair of the Department of Epidemiology in the Brown University School of Public Health, professor of pediatrics with The Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown and professor of epidemiology in the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Field is a member of the advisory council for the Office of the Vice President for Research.

    Dr. Taveras is chief of the Division of General Academic Pediatrics and executive director of the Kraft Center for Community Health at Massachusetts General Hospital. She is also Conrad Taff Professor of Pediatrics in the Field of Nutrition at Harvard Medical School and professor in the Department of Nutrition at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

    Please register below to receive the Zoom link for this virtual event.

    Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Graduate School, Postgraduate Education, Research
  • The Advance-CTR Translational Research Seminar Series showcases clinical and translational research from across Rhode Island. Presentations, followed by feedback, allow presenters the opportunity to refine and strengthen their research. Seminars are held virtually on the second Thursday of each month.

    May

    • Ami Vyas, PhD: “Are We ‘Choosing Wisely’ and Improving Value in Cancer Care?”
    • Adeel Abbasi, MD: “Predicting Hemorrhage and Thrombosis in Mechanical Circulatory Support: A Study Using Machine Learning”

    Details: May 13, 2021 at 12 p.m.

    Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Entrepreneurship, Mathematics, Technology, Engineering, Psychology & Cognitive Sciences, Research, Training, Professional Development
  • Please join us Thursday, May 20, at 4 p.m. for a presentation by Method Tuuli, MD, MPH, MBA.

    Dr. Tuuli is the incoming chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island. Dr. Tuuli is a board-certified obstetrician-gynecologist with a sub-specialty in maternal-fetal medicine. He comes to Brown from the Indiana University School of Medicine, where he was professor, vice chair for obstetrics and director of perinatal research in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

    Please register below to receive the Zoom link for this virtual event.

    Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Graduate School, Postgraduate Education, Research
  • The Advance-CTR Translational Research Seminar Series showcases clinical and translational research from across Rhode Island. Presentations, followed by feedback, allow presenters the opportunity to refine and strengthen their research. Seminars are held virtually on the second Thursday of each month.

    June

    Details: June 10, 2021 at 12 p.m. ET.

    Biology, Medicine, Public Health, Entrepreneurship, Mathematics, Technology, Engineering, Psychology & Cognitive Sciences, Research, Training, Professional Development