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Upcoming Events

Sep 27 -to- 28

7th Annual Conference, Child Maltreatment Solutions Network, "Strengthening Child Safety and Wellbeing through Integrated Data Solutions"

  • Thursday September 27, 2018 - Friday September 28, 2018
  • Nittany Lion Inn

Tue Oct 02

Lessons from the Field: "The Administrative Data Accelerator and the PA Integrated Data System"

Max Crowley, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, and Director; Michael Donovan, M.A., Director, Policy and Outreach; and Ashley Stauffer, M.S., Project and Operations Manager, Administrative Data Accelerator, Pennsylvania State University

  • Tuesday October 2, 2018 from 12:00 pm–1:00 pm
  • 312 Biobehavioral Health Building

Oct 22 -to- 23

26th Annual National Symposium on Family Issues, "Rural Families and Communities"

  • Monday October 22, 2018 - Tuesday October 23, 2018
  • Nittany Lion Inn

Wed Oct 24

Child Study Center Talk by 2018 Bennett Lecturer: "Positive Youth Development: History, Effectiveness, and Future Directions"

Richard Catalano, Ph.D., University of Washington

  • Wednesday October 24, 2018 from 10:30 am–12:00 pm
  • 110 Henderson Building/Living Center

Thu Oct 25

2018 Bennett Lecture in Prevention Science: "Communities That Care--Using the Research Base for Prevention Science to Reduce Behavioral Health Problems"

Richard Catalano, Ph.D., University of Washington

  • Thursday October 25, 2018 from 4:00 pm–5:00 pm
  • 110 Henderson/Living Center (reception will follow the talk)

Fri Nov 09

Seminar: "Health Inequities, Social Determinants, and Smoking Cessation"

David Wetter, Ph.D., Jon M. and Karen Huntsman Presidential Professor, and Director, Center for Health Outcomes and Population Equity (HOPE), University of Utah and the Huntsman Cancer Institute

  • Friday November 9, 2018 from 11:00 am–12:00 pm
  • 110 Henderson Building / Living Center

Mon Nov 12

Penn State mHealth Challenge Finals

  • Monday November 12, 2018 from 6:00 pm–8:00 pm
  • 022 Biobehavioral Health Building/Ruth Pike Auditorium

Thu Nov 15

13th Annual De Jong Lecture in Social Demography, "The Impact of Workplace Policies/Practices and Family Composition: Can They Explain Inequalities in Health?"

Lisa Berkman, Ph.D., Director, Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, and Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy, Epidemiology, and Global Health and Population, Harvard University

  • Thursday November 15, 2018 from 9:00 am–12:30 pm
  • Nittany Lion Inn

Tue Nov 27

Seminar: "None of These Things is Just Like the Others: Thinking about Mechanistic Heterogeneity in Children's Behavior Problems"

Lisa Gatzke-Kopp, Ph.D., Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University

  • Tuesday November 27, 2018 from 12:00 pm–1:00 pm
  • 312 Biobehavioral Health Building

Tue Dec 04

Lessons from the Field: "Recommendations for Data Collection via Amazon's Mechanical Turk (MTurk)"

Ashley Linden-Carmichael, Ph.D., Assistant Research Professor, and Loren Masters, M.S., Research Technologist, Pennsylvania State University

  • Tuesday December 4, 2018 from 12:00 pm–1:00 pm
  • 312 Bioebehavioral Health Building