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Strengths and Weaknesses of Experimental and Quasi-Experimental Designs

William R. Shadish, Ph.D. External Website Policy

Distinguished Professor and Founding Faculty
Chair for Academic Personnel

Psychological Sciences Section
School of Social Sciences, Humanities, and Arts
University of California, Merced

Resources
Tuesday, November 5, 2013

*This Mind the Gap lecture was presented as a webinar.

Bridging the Gap Between What Health Professionals Should Do to Help Smokers Quit and What They Actually Do: What is the Role of Public Health Care Workers and the NIH?

Steven A. Schroeder, M.D. External Website Policy

Distinguished Professor of Health Care
Division of General Internal Medicine
Director, Smoking Cessation Leadership Center
Department of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

Resources
Tuesday, June 18, 2013

10:00 a.m. – Noon
Building 45 (Natcher), Balcony B

Achieving Scientific Equity for the Prevention of Mental, Emotional, and Behavioral Disorders in Minorities and Other Populations

C. Hendricks Brown, Ph.D. External Website Policy

Professor and Director, Prevention Science and Methodology Group (PSMG)
Director, Center for Prevention Implementation Methodology (Ce-PIM)
Director, Social Systems Informatics Center for Family Studies
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Resources
Thursday, May 9, 2013

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Natcher Auditorium, Balcony A

Helping Smokers With Behavioral Health Comorbidity Requires a National Effort

Jill Marie Williams, M.D.,

Director, Division of Addiction Psychiatry
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Resources
Tuesday, April 16, 2013

10:00 a.m. – noon
Natcher Auditorium, Balcony C

Raising the Bar: Engineering Optimized Behavioral Interventions for Increased Public Health Impact

Linda M. Collins, Ph.D. External Website Policy

Director, The Methodology Center
Professor, Department of Human Development and Family Studies and Department of Statistics
The Pennsylvania State University

Resources
Tuesday, March 26, 2013

10:00 a.m. – noon
Natcher Auditorium, Balcony B

Evidence-Informed Factors for Promoting Psychological Resilience in the U.S. Military

Terri Tanielian, M.A. External Website Policy

Senior Research Analyst
RAND Corporation

Resources
Thursday, September 20, 2012

10:00 a.m. – noon
Building 45 (Natcher), Balcony A
NIH Campus | Bethesda, Maryland

Presented by

Office of Disease Prevention
Office of Dietary Supplements
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
National Institute of Mental Health
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

Cancer Care: The Patient’s Role, Palliative Care, and Implications for Health Policy

Amy Berman, R.N. External Website Policy

Senior Program Officer
The John A. Hartford Foundation

Resources
Friday, August 3, 2012

10:00 a.m. – noon
Building 45 (Natcher), Rooms E1/E2
NIH Campus | Bethesda, Maryland

Presented by

Office of Disease Prevention
Office of Research on Women’s Health
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine


Communicating Possible Harms and Benefits of Treatment and Lifestyle

Professor David Spiegelhalter, OBE, FRSExternal Website Policy

Winton Professor of the Public Understanding of Risk
Senior Scientist
Medical Research Council Biostatistics Unit
Associate Fellow
Centre for Science and Policy
University of Cambridge

Resources
Wednesday, June 20, 2012

10:00 a.m. – noon
Building 45 (Natcher), Rooms E1/E2
NIH Campus | Bethesda, Maryland

The Evidence-to-Practice Gap: Teaching Clinicians Evidence-based Medicine

W. Scott Richardson, M.D.External Website Policy

Campus Associate Dean for Curriculum
Georgia Health Sciences University/The
University of Georgia Medical Partnership

Resources
Thursday, May 17, 2012

10:00 a.m. – noon
Building 45 (Natcher), Rooms E1/E2
NIH Campus | Bethesda, Maryland

The Pressure To Get It Right: Biases in Biomedical Research

John Ioannidis, M.D., D.Sc. External Website Policy

C.F. Rehnborg Professor in Disease Prevention
Director

Stanford Prevention Research Center

Resources
Monday, March 19, 2012

10:00 a.m. – noon
Building 45 (Natcher), Main Auditorium
NIH Campus | Bethesda, Maryland

Innovative Approaches to Clinical Trials

Robert M. Califf, M.D.External Website Policy

Vice Chancellor for Clinical Research
Director

Duke Translational Medicine Institute
Professor of Medicine
Duke University Medical Center

Resources
Thursday, March 8, 2012

10:00 a.m. – noon
Building 45 (Natcher), Rooms E1/E2
NIH Campus | Bethesda, Maryland

Presented by:

Office of Disease Prevention
National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Prevention
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
National Institute on Aging
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
National Institute on Drug Abuse

The Skin You’re In: Making Progress in Eliminating Health Inequalities

Thomas A. LaVeist, Ph.D.External Website Policy

Director
Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions
William C. and Nancy F. Richardson Professor in Health Policy
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Resources
Tuesday, September 6, 2011

10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Building 45 (Natcher), Rooms E1/E2
NIH Campus | Bethesda, Maryland


Peer-to-Peer Healthcare

Susannah FoxExternal Website Policy

Associate Director
Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project

Resources
Tuesday, August 2, 2011

10:00 a.m. – noon
Building 45 (Natcher), Rooms E1/E2
NIH Campus | Bethesda, Maryland


Gaps (and Gasps!) in Medical-Ethical Reasoning: From Ethical Theory to Medical Practice

Heidi Malm, Ph.D.

Professor of Philosophy and Bioethics
Loyola University Chicago

Resources
Thursday, October 29, 2009

2:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Building 50 Conference Room
NIH Campus | Bethesda, Maryland


Overtreated: The Role of Medical Evidence in Reducing Practice Variation and Controlling Costs

Shannon Brownlee

Visiting Scholar
NIH Clinical Center
Department of Bioethics
Senior Fellow
New America Foundation

Resources
Friday, March 27, 2009

1:00 p.m.
Building 50 Conference Room
NIH Campus | Bethesda, Maryland


Chaos in the Brickyard: Translational Research in 2007

David F. Ransohoff, M.D.

Professor
Department of Medicine and Epidemiology
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Resources
November 5, 2007

9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Natcher Conference Center, E1/E2
NIH Campus | Bethesda, Maryland