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Past Annoucements

BHI Webinar March 20, 2020

Join us for a webinar about our BHI Master’s program on Friday, March 20th at 12:00/Noon EDT, 11:00 am Central. We start with a presentation and then go to Q&A. Register here. Even if you can’t join us at that time, please register so we can send you a link to the recording.

Webinar: Friday, January 10th at 12:00/Noon EST

Join us for an informational webinar. We start with 15-20 minutes of presentation and then go to Q&A. Register here. If you can’t join us at that time, be sure to register so we can send you a link to the recorded session.

Elston, Robert C., PhD

Robert C. Elston, PhD Professor, Emeritus robert.elston@case.edu  Education B.A., M.A. 1956, Cambridge University – Natural Sciences Dip. Ag. 1956, Cambridge University – Agriculture Ph.D. 1959, Cornell University – Animal Breeding Post-Doc 1960, University of North Carolina – Statistics Research Interests Genetic epidemiology, multivariate methods Courses Taught EPBI 472: Special Topics in Statistical Genetics EPBI 491: […]

MPH webinar January 2020

Join us for an informational webinar on Wednesday, January 8th from noon to 1:00 EST. Register here. If you can’t join us at that time, be sure to register so we can send you a link to the recorded session.

CWRU PhD Candidate Andrea Waksmunski co-leads research revealing a new gene associated with age-related macular degeneration

A team of Case Western Reserve University researchers has identified a new gene associated with advanced age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the leading cause of blindness in the elderly, impacting nearly 170 million people world-wide. This gene (PLCG2, phospholipase C gamma 2) had not been previously associated with AMD and like many newly-identified genes in this […]

Join us for a live chat on Wednesday, November 20th from 9am – 2pm. Our professors and department administrators will be available throughout the day to discuss our program’s multiple tracks and our collaborative dual programs that let you tailor a program to your interests. Join us here.

Webinar: Master’s of Public Health

Join us for an informational webinar on Wednesday, January 8th from noon to 1:00 EST. Register here. If you can’t join us at that time, be sure to register so we can send you a link to the recorded session.

Jill Barnholtz-Sloan, PhD, recognized as a Woman Living STEM

Jill Barnholtz-Sloan, PhD, was recently recognized as a Woman Living STEM by the Cleveland collaboration of the STEM Learning Ecosystems Community of Practice and TIES, a Cleveland-based consulting non-profit that supports schools and communities in planning and implementing their STEM education initiatives. Dr. Barnholtz-Sloan was noted for her work in the strategy and implementation of […]

Mind the Gap: Complications in returning data to study participants

People who participate in genetic research increasingly tell researchers that they want all of their genetic data back. But many of these participants do not have the data management infrastructure or analytical tools to interpret this information. And while third-party companies eagerly offer to interpret results, they are unregulated and may offer incomplete or faulty […]

Calendar

  • PQHS Faculty Meeting

    April 2, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    WRB-2136

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  • Friday Public Affairs Lunch Discussions

    April 3, 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
    Dampeer Room on the second floor of the Kelvin Smith Library

    April3: What's the Beef? The Controversy Over Health Effects of Red Meat. With HopeBarkoukis,Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Professor in Wellness and PreventiveCare and Chair, Department of Nutrition.

    Since1989, faculty, emeriti, students and staff have gathered on Fridaysfor a brown-bag lunch and to discuss topics in public affairs. Discussion begins at 12:30 p.m., usually in the Dampeer Room on thesecond floor of the Kelvin Smith Library. Coffee, other beverages,and cookies are provided. Discussions are free and open to thepublic.

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  • Grant Submissions Link

    April 6, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 8:30 am

    Attention faculty:

    If you have any new grant submissions coming up, please fill out the form here:

    https://goo.gl/forms/yBWBqEnBRMfCpjYo1

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  • PQHS 501 Seminar

    April 6, 2020 @ 8:45 am - 9:45 am
    Med. School Robbins E-301

    PQHS 501 Seminar

    The presenter will be Sharona Hoffman, JD, LLM, SJD
    Co-Director of the Law-Medicine Center and Professor of Bioethics

    Title: "Big Data, EHRs, and Ethics"

    This talk will explore the legal and ethical implications of using EHR data in research. It will address privacy concerns, data ownership, consent, data quality problems, and concerns about bias and stigmatization. The talk will also offer recommendations to mitigate some of these research challenges.

    Eligible for 3 CREC credits!

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  • Grant Submissions Link

    April 13, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 8:30 am

    Attention faculty:

    If you have any new grant submissions coming up, please fill out the form here:

    https://goo.gl/forms/yBWBqEnBRMfCpjYo1

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  • PQHS 501 Seminar

    April 13, 2020 @ 8:45 am - 9:45 am
    Wolstein Research Bldg. 4136

    PQHS 501 Seminar
    The presenter will be Scott Williams, Ph.D.

    Title: HEALTH AND EVOLUTION: THE RELEVANCE OF PQHS, AN (UN)BIASED VIEW

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  • Grant Submissions Link

    April 20, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 8:30 am

    Attention faculty:

    If you have any new grant submissions coming up, please fill out the form here:

    https://goo.gl/forms/yBWBqEnBRMfCpjYo1

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  • PQHS 501 Seminar

    April 20, 2020 @ 8:45 am - 9:45 am
    Wolstein Research Bldg. 4136

    PQHS 501 Seminar
    The presenter will be Scott Williams, Ph.D.

    Title: HEALTH AND EVOLUTION: THE RELEVANCE OF PQHS, AN (UN)BIASED VIEW

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  • Grant Submissions Link

    April 27, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 8:30 am

    Attention faculty:

    If you have any new grant submissions coming up, please fill out the form here:

    https://goo.gl/forms/yBWBqEnBRMfCpjYo1

    See more details

  • PQHS 501 Seminar

    April 27, 2020 @ 8:45 am - 9:45 am
    Wolstein Research Bldg. 4136

    PQHS 501 Seminar
    The presenter will be Scott Williams, Ph.D.

    Title: HEALTH AND EVOLUTION: THE RELEVANCE OF PQHS, AN (UN)BIASED VIEW

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