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4/16/2015
Is 50 the New 80? Health, Pain, Suicide, and Age
Brown Bag Seminar Series

Anne Case
Alexander Stewart 1886 Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Professor of Economics and Public Affairs
Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and Economics Department Princeton University
Angus Deaton
Dwight D Eisenhower Professor of International Affairs and Professor of Economics and International Affairs
Princeton University
Thursday, April 16, 2015, 12:00 pm-1:30 pm
112 Paterson Street, 1st floor conference room
Anne Case, PhD is Alexander Stewart 1886 Professor of Economics and Public Affairs and Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and Department of Economics, Princeton University. Dr. Case is Director of the Research Program in Development Studies and a Faculty Fellow in two research centers, the Center for Health and Wellbeing and the Office of Population Research at the Woodrow Wilson School. Dr. Case’s long-standing research examines the interrelationships among economics, health issues and societal factors both domestically and in South Africa.

Angus S. Deaton, PhD is Dwight D Eisenhower Professor of International Affairs and Professor of Economics and International Affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and Department of Economics, Princeton University. One of the world's leading development economists, his research on health, wellbeing and economic development focuses on social determinants of health, how people's incomes, their education and the characteristics of the societies in which they live, affect their health status and life chances. His recent book, THE GREAT ESCAPE: Health, Wealth and the Origins of Inequality is “the story of mankind’s escaping from deprivation and early death”, but not for all.
4/23/2015
Poster Session
Brown Bag Seminar Series

Thursday, April 23, 2015, 12:00 pm-1:30 pm
112 Paterson Street, 1st floor conference room
The poster session will highlight research of Institute for Health faculty, research staff, postdoctoral fellows and students. In addition to enhancing awareness of many fine and innovative research projects underway, the session will provide opportunities for discussion among Institute members, affiliates and interested others. A light lunch will be served.
4/30/2015
Ecological Momentary Tobacco Control
Brown Bag Seminar Series

Thomas Kirchner
Research Investigator
Schroeder Institute for Tobacco Research and Policy Studies, American Legacy Foundation
Thursday, April 30, 2015, 12:00 pm-1:30 pm
112 Paterson Street, 1st floor conference room
Thomas R Kirchner, PhD is Research Investigator at the Schroeder Institute for Tobacco Research and Policy Studies and adjunct assistant professor at the Department of Health, Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and in the Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center at the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Kirchner’s work focuses on understanding health-related behavior and decision-making notably the momentary influences on the maintenance of addictive and health-related behavior utilizing both field-based (ecological momentary assessment) and laboratory-based methodologies. A primary focus is the use of mobile devices to capture the multilevel interface between individuals and their momentary circumstances in time and place. Current projects are beginning to uncover the social and environmental determinants of tobacco use initiation, maintenance and cessation.
Upcoming Events :
4/16/2015, 12:00 pm
Is 50 the New 80? Health, Pain, Suicide, and Age
Anne Case
Angus Deaton
 
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