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'Disease Prevention and Health Promotion' Seminar

Thursday, 28 February, 2019

The Department of Family Medicine and Community Medicine and College for Public Health and Social Justice will host their next “Disease Prevention and Health Promotion” seminar from 9 to 10 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 28, in Rooms 110-111, Learning Resources Center.

Carolyn Sartor, Ph.D., of the Department of Psychiatry at the Yale School of Medicine, will speak about her research career. Sartor received her doctorate in clinical psychology from Palo Alto University and completed her postdoctoral training in psychiatric and genetic epidemiology at Washington University. She studies the development of problem substance use, with a focus on variation by gender and race/ethnicity in the relative contributions of risk and protective factors. She is currently the principal investigator on an R01 award from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, “Distinctions between Black and White Young Women in the Course of Alcohol Use.”

Light refreshments will be served.

RSVP here.

The Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Seminar series is sponsored by the Office of the Vice President of Research via the Spark Microgrant Initiative.

For more information, contact Scott Secrest.