Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 12:00pm
Noor Qaragholi, Lead Research Analyst at Policy Research Group here in New Orleans is going to talk about her contributions to a couple of recent projects. Her talk is titled: Evidence to Policy: Using Research and Evaluation to Improve Social and Economic Potential. She’ll discuss her part in a collaboration between PRG and the Louisiana OPH on assessing HIV needs across the state. And also touch on activities that went into evaluating a teen pregnancy prevention program designed for at-risk youth in rural regions.
Friday, March 5, 2021 - 9:00am
Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 12:00pm
Monday, March 1, 2021 - 12:00pm
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Friday, February 26, 2021 - 9:00am
Monday, February 15, 2021 - 12:00pm
Friday, February 19, 2021 - 9:00am
For more information on the DTM Seminar Series please contactDr. Patricia Scaraffia, email@example.com.
Monday, February 8, 2021 - 12:00pm
Friday, February 5, 2021 - 9:00am
Measuring residual malaria in low transmission or eliminating areas is challenging owing to the low frequency of infections. Antibodies to malaria are produced after an infection and persist in the blood after parasite clearance. They can thus be used to assess recent exposure to infection and thereby act as a metric to describe transmission which is known as serosurveillance. In this presentation, Dr. van den Hoogen will discuss several examples of applications of serosurveillance in malaria research projects, focusing on low transmission and eliminating settings.
Monday, February 1, 2021 - 12:00pm
Cheryl A. M. Anderson is a Professor and Dean of the UCSD Herbert Wertheim School of Public Health and Human Longevity Science. Dr. Anderson's research focuses on nutrition and chronic disease prevention in underserved populations using observational epidemiologic study designs, randomized clinical trials, and implementation science.