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Change in Leadership of the NIH Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research
April 11, 2014


The Health Consequences of Smoking - 50 Years of Progress. A Report of the Surgeon General
January, 2014


Dr. Patricia Mabry Co-Authors SOPHE Special Journal Suplement Showcasing New Applcations of Systems Science to Health Promotion and Public Health
November, 2013

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May 16, 2014
2 pm - 3 pm EST.
BSSR Lecture Series:

Demographic, Social, Behavioral, and Emotional Determinants of Cardiovascular Risk
Rockville, MD 


May 23, 2014
2 pm - 4 pm EST.
BSSR Lecture Series:

Culture, Research, and Health Outcomes Panel
Bethesda, MD 

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BSSR Lecture Series

NIH Behavioral and Social Sciences Seminar Series

UPCOMING LECTURE SPRING 2014

  • Demographic, Social, Behavioral, and Emotional Determinants of Cardiovascular Risk
    Viola Vaccarino, M.D., Ph.D.
    Professor And Chair, Department of Epidemiology
    School of Public Health, Emory University

    Friday May 16, 2014, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT.
    Neuroscience Building, 6001 Executive Blvd, Rockville MD, Room C


  • Culture, Research, and Health Outcomes Panel

    Laura Szalacha, Ed.D.
    Associate Director of the Center for Research & Scholarship
    Research Associate Professor
    The Ohio State University

    Marjorie Kagawa Singer, R.N., Ph.D.
    Professor, Community Health Sciences
    JCCC Healthy and At-Risk Populations Program
    Faculty, BWF-IT-MD
    Center for Metabolic Disease Prevention
    UCLA, School for Public Health

    Peter Guarnaccia, Ph.D.
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy
    and Aging Research
    Professor, Department of Human Ecology
    Rutgers University

    William Elwood, Ph.D. (Moderator)
    OppNet Facilitator
    Office of Behavioral & Social Sciences Research
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health

    Friday May 23, 2014, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT.
    Natcher Conference Center Balcony A, NIH Campus, Bethesda


PREVIOUS LECTURES

  • New Technologies and Behavior Change Interventions: What Can They Do for Each Other?
    Bonnie Spring, Ph.D.,
    Director, Center for Behavior and Health
    Institute for Public Health and Medicine
    Professor in Preventive Medicine,
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and
    Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
    Northwestern University

    Monday March 24, 2014, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EST.
    National Institutes of Health Natcher Conference Center, Room F1/F2
    Videocast available: http://videocast.nih.gov/default.asp

  • Basic Behavioral Science, Health Behaviors, & Obesity
    Leonard Epstein, Ph.D.,
    Department of Pediatrics,
    UNY Distinguished Professor and Chief,
    Behavioral Medicine
    University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
    Division of Behavioral Medicine

    Friday March 21, 2014, 1:00 PM to 1:00 PM EST.
    Natcher Conference Center, 45 Center, Building 45, Room A


For a list of former lectures (1995 to present), please visit the Seminar Series Archives page.

Videocasts of previous lectures can be found by clicking here.

Visitor Information

Parking at the NIH main campus is very limited. Use of public transportation is strongly advised (visit the public transportation trip planner). Both Wilson Hall and the Natcher Conference Center are short walks from the Medical Center Metro rail & bus stations.

Critical information everyone should know about entering the NIH campus, parking on campus, entering buildings, and using campus transportation is available at: http://www.nih.gov/about/visitorsecurity.htm. Please survey this site for information necessary to access the NIH campus for our events.

Complete information for Visitors to the NIH campus is available at: http://www.nih.gov/about/visitor/index.htm.

Information on upcoming lectures is also accessible by visiting “Meetings and Seminars” on the Behavioral and Social Sciences Research Interest Group (BSSR-IG) web page.

How to receive announcements of lectures (BSSR listserv)

Reasonable accommodation will be made for those with disabilities. Individuals with disabilities who need reasonable accommodation to participate should contact Ms. Dana Sampson, OD/OBSSR, Sampsond@od.nih.gov, 1-301-402-1146 or via the Federal Relay at 1-800-877-8339. Sign Language Interpreters will be provided.

Organizing Committee

We welcome suggestions for speakers and topics. Please send recommendations to:

Michael Spittel, OBSSR




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