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Epi Seminar

Dr. Stephen Hawes presenting during an EPI 583 Seminar.

The Epi Seminar Series is sponsored by the Department of Epidemiology for students, staff, and faculty, as well as practicing professionals in the field. Speakers and topics are selected to highlight the diversity of research ongoing in the department. 

This seminar is open to other academic departments and partners. Sign up for Epi Seminar emails through the UW Preference Center.


Please register to receive the Zoom link. Additional information will be added to this page throughout the quarter.

October 4, 3:30 – 4:50 PM
Testing Differentiated Models of HIV PrEP Service Delivery in Kenya
Dr. Katrina Ortblad, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center

October 11, 3:30 – 4:50 PM
Quantifying the Missing Americans: U.S. Mortality in International Perspective, 1933-2022
Dr. Jacob Bor, Boston University School of Public Health

October 18, 3:30 – 4:50 PM
Experiences in Field Epidemiology
Student Epidemic Action Leaders (SEAL) Team

October 25, 3:30 – 4:50 PM
Harnessing Biobanks to Understand Genetic and Occupational Contributors to Musculoskeletal Disease
Dr. Elizabeth Yanik, Washington University School of Medicine

November 1, 3:30 – 4:50 PM
Epi Expo
In-person at SOCC 316

November 8, 3:30 – 4:50 PM
An Overview of the Strategic Analysis, Research & Training (START) Center
Dr. Stephen Hawes, Justy Antony Chiramal, and Sarah Hicks

November 15, 3:30 – 4:50 PM
Science in a Startup
Dr. Niha Zubair, Senior Data Scientist at LivingMatrix

November 22, 3:30 – 4:50 PM
Rethinking the Dominant Narrative on Homelessness in America
Dr. Amy Hagopian, University of Washington School of Public Health

November 29, 3:30 – 4:50 PM
Uncovering the Hidden Curriculum of Grad School
Epi EDI Committee

December 6, 3:30 – 4:50 PM
If changing built environments could reduce health disparities, how would we know?
Dr. Steve Mooney