Room 209

Capacity: 15

Epidemiology Journal Club-Involvement between proton pumps and kidney disease

Favel Mondesir and Anh Do will lead a discussion on the involvement between proton pumps and kidney disease. 

Content to be discussed includes:

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/01/11/462423759/popular-acid-reflux-drugs-are-linked-to-kidney-disease-risk

 

Event Date: 
Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Epidemiology Journal Club

Matt Mefford will lead a discussion on strategies to identify and prevent opioid abuse.

Discussion materials include:

Event Date: 
Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Epidemiology: Final Defense - Phuong N. Pham

 

Department of Epidemiology

PRESENTS

Phuong N. Pham
Final Thesis Defense for the
MSPH Degree in Pharmacoepidemiology
and Comparative Effectiveness Research

“Epidemiology of Chikungunya Fever Outbreak in Western Jamaica During July-December 2014”

Event Date: 
Friday, April 8, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Epidemiology Seminar - Emily C. McKinley

 


Department of Epidemiology

PRESENTS

Emily C. McKinley
Final Thesis Defense for the
MSPH Degree in Pharmacoepidemiology
and Comparative Effectiveness Research

Event Date: 
Friday, April 15, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Epidemiology Journal Club- Relationship Between Talc Use and Ovarian Cancer

 
 
Discussion materials include:
 
 
Wetzensen and Wacholder. Talc Use and Ovarian Cancer: Epidemiology Between a Rock and a Hard Place.  doi: 10.1093/jnci/dju260
 
Event Date: 
Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

EpidemiologyJournal Club - Presenter: Cynthia Ye

 

Epidemiology Journal Club

Presenter: Cynthia Ye

Topic: HIV Prevention in the ASPIRE Trial

Articles:  1. Baeten JM, Palanee-Phillips T, Brown ER,et al. Use of a Vaginal Ring Containing Dapivirine for HIV-1 Prevention in Women. 

Event Date: 
Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Epidemiology Journal Club - Presenters: Ryan Cantor and John Donnelly

Topic: Autism and Antidepressent use during pregnancy  Presenters: Ryan Cantor and John Donnelly

papers discussed:

1.Castro VM, CC Clements, R. Grady et al. Absence of evidence for increase in risk for autism or attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder following antidepressant exposure during pregnancy: a replication study. Tranl Psychiatry 2016;6:e708

2. Boukhris T, O Sheehy, L Moltran et al.  Antidepressant use during pregnancy and risk of autism spectrum disorder in children.  JAMA Pediatr 2015.  doi:10/1001/jamapediatrics.2015.3356

Event Date: 
Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Epidemiology Journal Club - Zika Virus Presenters: Guru Naik

Topic: Zika Virus     Presenter: Gurudatta Naik

 

Articles:  

1.            Duffy, M. R. et al. Zika virus outbreak on Yap Island, Federated States of Micronesia. N. Engl. J. Med. 360, 2536–2543 (2009).

2.            Bogoch, I.I et al. Anticipating the international spread of Zika virus from Brazil. Lancet.  January 14, 2016 
               http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(16)00080-5

Event Date: 
Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Epidemiology Journal Club - Presenters: John and Ninad

Topic: Time varying confounding and marginal structural models   Presenters: John and Ninad

Papers discussed:

1. Hernan MA, B Brumback, JM Robins.  Estimating the causal effect of zidovudine on CD4 count with a marginal structural model for repeated measures. Stat Med 2002, 21:1689-1709

2. Choi HK, Hernan MA, Seeger JO, et al. Methotrexate and mortality in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a prospective study. Lancet 2002;359:1173-77.

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Epidemiology Journal Club - Presenters: Favel Mondesir and Anh Do

Topic: Effect modification and interaction    Presenters:  Favel Mondesir and Anh Do

Papers discussed:

1. Breyer, B.N. Use of Google in study of non-infectious medical conditions. Letter tothe Editors.  Epidemiology 2010;21(4):584-585

2. Ziegenfuss, J.V.  Internet option in a mail survey: mor harm than good? Letter to the editors.  Epidemiology 2010: 21(4):585-586

3. Shahar, E and Shahar, D.J. On the definition of effect modification. Epidemiology 2010; 21(4):587  Author response 587-588.

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

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