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Tue 10/24/2017 12:00PM - 1:30PM
Opioid and Heroin Epidemics in Transition BCHS Seminar Series
Opioid and Heroin Epidemics in Transition
Tue 10/24/2017 12:00PM - 1:30PM
Public Health A521


Public Health A521
BCHS
Seminar Series
Wed 11/1/2017 5:00PM - 8:00PM
Under Represented Minorities in the Health Sciences Mixer Center for Health Equity Social
Under Represented Minorities in the Health Sciences Mixer
Wed 11/1/2017 5:00PM - 8:00PM
Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center


Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center
Center for Health Equity
Social
Fri 11/3/2017 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Focused Writing- Sponsored by Center for Health Equity Center for Health Equity Workshop
Focused Writing- Sponsored by Center for Health Equity
Fri 11/3/2017 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Public Health 4128


Public Health 4128
Center for Health Equity
Workshop
Tue 11/14/2017 6:00PM - 7:30PM
Grand Rounds Cycle Series: Homelessness & Menstruation Short Film Screening & Panel Discussion BCHS Film
Cycle Series: Homelessness & Menstruation Short Film Screening & Panel Discussion
Tue 11/14/2017 6:00PM - 7:30PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)


Public Health Auditorium (G23)
BCHS
Film
Fri 12/15/2017 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Focused Writing- Sponsored by Center for Health Equity Center for Health Equity Workshop
Focused Writing- Sponsored by Center for Health Equity
Fri 12/15/2017 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Public Health 4128


Public Health 4128
Center for Health Equity
Workshop
Wed 1/17/2018 11:30AM - 12:50PM
CHE Seeks Research Presenter: January 17 CRAB Meeting Center for Health Equity Meeting
CHE Seeks Research Presenter: January 17 CRAB Meeting
Wed 1/17/2018 11:30AM - 12:50PM
Public Health A521


Public Health A521
Center for Health Equity
Meeting

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BCHS Lecture

Paul Gruenewald Thinking about Drinking: the Social Dynamics of Drinking Behavior

Thursday 1/21 3:15PM - 4:15PM

 

Crabtree  A115 
February 9  |  3:15-4:15

 

Paul Gruenewald of the 
Prevention Research Center (PRC) and the 
Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation (PIRE) will introduce new approaches to understanding and modeling the social foundations of drinking and associated risks for alcohol abuse, problems and dependence.   

Grand Rounds sign-in will begin at 3:00 outside of A115.


This talk will introduce new approaches to understanding and modeling the social foundations of drinking and associated risks for alcohol abuse, problems and dependence.   The approaches are strongly ecological, computational, and analytic.  I argue that the social determinants of "having a drink" are multi-scale and complex, but analytically tractable.  As such, drinking behaviors, understood as a whole, constitute a model social system that can be studied to elucidate the essential social dynamics of drug use, abuse and dependence.  I begin to chart a course through this territory to enable future social ecological research to prevent alcohol problems.

Sponsored by the Pitt Public Health Office of the Dean & the BCHS Social Dynamics & Community
Health Speaker Series 

Grand Rounds sign-in will begin at 3:00 outside of A115.  Sign-in for GR credit will end promptly at 3:25. After this time no sign-ins will be permitted. 



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