Thurs., July 24, 7 p.m. Family Night at the 'Tute, a
family-geared astronomy lecture followed by night stellar
observations, with Mario Livio. Sponsored by the Youth for
Astronomy and Engineering Program at the Space Telescope
Science Institute. Muller Building Auditorium. HW
Wed., July 30, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Monthly drop-in at
the Research Ethics Consulting Services' for SPH faculty and
students. (See "In Brief," in
this issue.) Wall of Wonder, 1st floor, SPH.
Tues., July 22, 10 a.m. "The Health and Social Context
of Infant Death: Reflections From South Africa," a
Population, Family and Reproductive Health thesis defense
seminar with Allyssa Sharkey. E4130 SPH.
Thurs., July 24, noon. "Prevalence, Predictors and
Effectiveness of the Influenza Vaccination in HIV+ Women:
Nested Studies in the Women's Interagency HIV Study," an
Epidemiology thesis defense seminar with Keri Althoff. W2030
Fri., July 25, 12:15 p.m. "Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver
Disease and Mortality Risk in the U.S.," an Epidemiology
doctoral research proposal seminar with Mariana Lazo
Elizondo. W2030 SPH.
Tues., July 29, 12:15 p.m. "Zoonotic and Community
Origins of MRSA in a Tertiary-Care Hospital Serving a Rural
Population-Base: An Analysis of Risk Factors Associated with
MRSA Nasal Carriage and MRSA-Type Present at Time of
Admission," an Epidemiology doctoral research proposal
seminar with Amy Peterson. W2030 SPH.
Wed., July 30, 10 a.m. "Early Childhood Predictors of
Adolescent Suicidal Behavior," a Mental Health thesis defense
seminar with Tracy Patterson. 845 Hampton House, SPH.
Fri., Aug. 1, 12:15 p.m. "Cervical PAP Testing,
Cervical Cytologic Abnormalities and HPV Knowledge in HIV
Infected Adolescents," an Epidemiology doctoral proposal
seminar with Rosanna Setse. W2030 SPH.
Fri., Aug. 1, 1 p.m. "Sexual Violence and HIV Risk
Behaviors in a Nationally Representative Sample of American
Women," an Epidemiology thesis defense seminar with Jamila
Stockman. W2017 SPH.
Mon., Aug. 4, 2 p.m. "Understanding the Factors of
Retention for Employees of Continuing Care Retirement
Communities," a Health Policy and Management thesis defense
seminar with Jacquelyn Kung. 688 Hampton House, SPH.
Tues., July 29, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Grantcraft, a JHMI
Professional Development Office workshop designed to assist
with preparing an NIH or other peer-reviewed grant
application, with Peter Maloney and Donna Vogel. The one-day
didactic session focusing on the nature of the federal grant
process will be followed by small discussion sessions (TBA)
during which participants carry out mock reviews. $1,250 for
faculty and staff (may be payable with professional
development tuition remission funds); $625 for postdoctoral
and clinical fellows. For admission information, e-mail email@example.com.
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