Symposium On Nov. 8 – Nov. 9
The Department of Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is hosting a symposium on Thursday, Nov. 8 and Friday, Nov. 9, as part of the department’s centennial. Speakers at this 1.5-day event will discuss the past, present and future of the field of epidemiology.
Panel discussions will feature deans and chairs of epidemiology and editors of scientific journals, as well as breakout sessions discussing trends in epidemiology.
Johns Hopkins Department of Epidemiology Centennial Symposium
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Sommer Hall, Room E2014
615 N Wolfe St
Baltimore, MD 21205
Thursday 11/08/18 | 12:30-4:30 pm
12:30-2 pm: Welcome, Introduction, and Visiting the Past 100 years
2:30-3:00 pm: How do we communicate science and how can we improve?
3:00-4:30 pm: Alan Alda Communications Team–Hands on Session on Communicating Science
4:45-6:00 pm: Cocktail Reception
Friday 11/09/18 | 8:30 am-5:00 pm
8:30-10:00am: Breakout Sessions focused on “Big Questions In Epidemiology”
10:15-11:30am: Epidemiology through the lens of the Journals (Invited Panel Discussion)
12:45-2:00pm: Report from Breakout Session and Discussion
2:30-5:00pm: Teaching and Training Epidemiology into the next 100 years (Invited Panel Discussion)
The event is open to the public. Space is limited. Registration is required.
The event will be webcast here: https://www.jhsph.edu/departments/epidemiology/epi-centennial/symposium.html
Event contact: Jonathan Eichberger | firstname.lastname@example.org