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Join the Department of Tropical Medicine for the next installment of the weekly DTM seminar series: "Public Health Applications for Improved Heat Stress Monitoring Using Wearable Sensors" presented by Dr. Mark Wilson, assistant professor. 

This seminar will be held in person with the option to join via Zoom: https://tulane.zoom.us/j/94888670408

Please join us for the seminar: "Preconception cannabis use and pregnancy complications in the PrePARED consortium" presented by:
Ke Pan, MS, MPH
Doctoral Candidate
Department of Epidemiology
Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

For additional information please contact Therese Carter at (504) 988-6809 or tcarter1@tulane.edu

Please join the Department of Epidemiology for the seminar "Methodological considerations for studies examining sex differences," presented by:
Amanda Anderson, PhD, MPH
Associate Professor
Department of Epidemiology
Associate Director, Tulane University Translational Science Institute 
Director, Women's Health Resource Laboratory
Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Join the Department of Epidemiology for the next installment of the EPID Seminar Series: "Using metabolomics profiling to characterize the impact of environmental exposures on health: an investigation on smoking, BMI, and metabolic traits in the Bogalusa Heart Study" presented by Ruiyuan Zhang, doctoral student. 

For more information, please contact Therese Carter at (504) 988-6809 or tcarter1@tulane.edu

Please join us for a special seminar in the Epidemiology Seminar Series: Leveraging polygenic risk scores, rare variants, and mitochondrial DNA copy number to enable the precision prevention and treatment of hypertension.

Presented by: Xiao Sun, MS, Doctoral Student, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.

Zoom:  https://tulane.zoom.us/j/92543003276?pwd=dXl1cC9qQzNwWVBUWlR0blpnZmlXQT09

Pierre Buekens, MD, PhD

W.H. Watkins Professor, Director, Center for Emerging Reproductive and Perinatal Epidemiology

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Zoom link

Anneliese A. Singh, PhD, LPC

Chief Diversity Officer, Associate Provost for Diversity and Faculty Development, Professor of Social Work

Office of Academic Affairs


Eva Silvestre, PhD

Data Strategist, Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion; Associate Professor/Program Director, International Health and Development MPH Program

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Zoom link

Professor Peter Hotez, M.D., Ph.D., Dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize and internationally famous COVID vaccine scientist will come to Tidewater to speak on Aug. 12.

Join us for this webinar on how TwinStrand Biosciences Duplex Sequencing™ Technology provides a greater than 10,000 fold increase in accuracy over standard next generation sequencing by virtually eliminating background noise and revealing true mutations. Seminar sponsored by Jay Kolls, MD Director of the Center for Translational Research in Infection and Inflammation.

We will provide an overview of the technology and some of the applications where it is being used in medicine and life sciences to help improve human health such as:

The Tulane Personalized Health Institute (TPHI, Tulane Research Center of Excellence) seminar series returns at 4-5 pm on June 13th (Monday).  The presenter is Dr. Alfredo Martinez, President of the International Union of Nutritional Sciences (IUNS), and the title of the seminar is:  

"Omics Tools in Obesity Management"

Here is the Zoom link: 


Meeting ID: 988 5661 2247 


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