BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//College of Public Health UGA - ECPv5.2.1//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:College of Public Health UGA X-ORIGINAL-URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu X-WR-CALDESC:Events for College of Public Health UGA BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/New_York BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 TZNAME:EDT DTSTART:20200308T070000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 TZNAME:EST DTSTART:20201101T060000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20201027 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20201028 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20200720T193312Z LAST-MODIFIED:20200720T193312Z UID:8663-1603756800-1603843199@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Withdrawal Deadline DESCRIPTION:See Academic Calendar. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/withdrawal-deadline-fall-2020/ CATEGORIES:College Wide,For Students,Environmental Health Science,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Health Policy & Management,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Health Informatics Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201027T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201027T150000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201009T195019Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201009T195019Z UID:8957-1603807200-1603810800@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Tonyka “TJ” McKinney\, Doctor of Public Health DESCRIPTION:Tonyka “TJ” McKinney\, Doctor of Public Health candidate\, will defend her doctoral dissertation -“More than a Pastor: Making the Case for Public Health Training Among African American Faith Leaders” – on Tues. Oct. 27 at 2:00 p.m. online via Zoom Meeting. \nAll are welcome to attend! Log in at https://uga.zoom.us/j/98878926972?pwd=S0pxTGJTUXpPOG5FM1VYUWw5Ukhpdz09  Meeting ID: 988 7892 6972 URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/doctoral-dissertation-defense-tonyka-tj-mckinney-doctor-of-public-health/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Students,For Faculty,Health Policy & Management END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201027T190000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201027T200000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201019T133025Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201019T133310Z UID:8982-1603825200-1603828800@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Special Event - COVID-19 Panel: Global Response and Recovery DESCRIPTION:Three global-health focused student organizations–Partners in Health\, Global Health Union\, and UNICEF at UGA— are hosting a virtual COVID-19 global response panel on Tuesday\, October 27 at 7:00 p.m on Zoom. Our understanding of the ongoing pandemic is often limited by U.S.-centric dialogue. The aim of this panel is to widen our perspectives and understandings of the global effect of COVID-19. \nSpeakers who will be joining the panels from Athens and internationally include: \n\nDr. Paula Davis-Olwell\, UGA Global Health Institute\nDr. Mark Tompkins\, UGA Center for Vaccines and Immunology\nDr. Mariana Prandini Assis\, Feminist social science researcher and lawyer\, Schulich Law School\n\nEvent Zoom Link: https://uga.zoom.us/j/94791620838?pwd=aXlKNER4SVByTU51OThheDFOZkFUQT09 \nZoom Password: COVID \nIf you have any questions about the event\, please feel free to reach out to any of the sponsoring student organizations at ugaglobalhealthunion@gmail.com\, partnersinhealth.uga@gmail.com\, and unicefatuga@gmail.com. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/special-event-covid-19-panel-global-response-and-recovery/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Students,For Prospective Students,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Global Health Institute END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201028T110000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201028T123000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201022T185032Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201022T190320Z UID:9005-1603882800-1603888200@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Webinar - What Does a Changing Climate Mean for  Georgians’ Health? DESCRIPTION:The Georgia Climate Change Project is hosting a webinar asking the question – “What Does a Changing Climate Mean for  Georgians’ Health?” – on Wednesday\, Oct. 28\, from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  Learn more. \nTo register\, visit https://bit.ly/3j5lpVe. \nThe Georgia Climate Project is a statewide network launched by the University of Georgia\, Emory University\, and Georgia Institute of Technology to help Georgia reduce risks and maximize opportunities related to a changing climate. This webinar is part of an ongoing monthly series discussing climate change impacts across a variety of themes in Georgia. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/webinar-what-does-a-changing-climate-mean-for-georgians-health/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:College Wide,For Students,For Prospective Students,For Faculty,For Staff,Environmental Health Science,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Health Policy & Management,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Institute for Disaster Management END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201028T130000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201028T140000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201008T212646Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201008T212646Z UID:8953-1603890000-1603893600@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Health Promotion Undergraduate Information Session DESCRIPTION:Join us Wed. Oct. 28 at 1:00 p.m. to earn more about the Health Promotion major at the College of Public Health.  Meet faculty and students and discover how Health Promotion fits in with your career goals.   Learn about career outcomes\, internships\, course content\, and more! \nParticipants:\nDr. Chrissy Proctor\, Undergraduate Coordinator\nDr. Nathan Hansen\, Department Head\nDr. Deanna Walters\, Practicum Coordinator\nCPH Health Promotion Student Ambassadors \nJoin via Zoom Meeting at https://zoom.us/j/99041011442 URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/health-promotion-undergraduate-information-session-10-28-20/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Students,For Prospective Students,Health Promotion & Behavior END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201028T190000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201028T200000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201026T145023Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201026T145023Z UID:9011-1603911600-1603915200@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Global Health Case Competition Mixer & Info Session DESCRIPTION:This year\, Global Health Union is working to launch UGA’s first annual Global Health Case Competition. Teams—comprised of undergraduate and graduate students from different disciplines—will work with faculty mentors to develop a sustainable solution to a current international health problem. The winning team from UGA will go on to compete at an international competition held at Emory University. \nFor more information\, please come to our general interest meeting and mixer on Wednesday\, October 28th at 7 PM. \nZoom ID: 964 3533 5885 Pass: 203086 \nInterest Form: https://rb.gy/rxe4wz \nIf you have any questions\, please contact Mary Anne Roach at maryanne.roach@uga.edu! URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/global-health-case-competition-mixer-info-session/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Students,For Prospective Students,Global Health Institute END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201029T160000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201029T170000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201023T144141Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201023T144258Z UID:9009-1603987200-1603990800@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Global Health Seminar - From Tuberculosis to COVID-19: Understanding transmission and the impact of vaccines DESCRIPTION:UGA College of Public Health\nGlobal Health Institute\nFall 2020 Seminar Series \nFrom Tuberculosis to COVID-19: Understanding transmission and the impact of vaccines\nKristen Batton Nelson\, Ph.D.\, Assistant Professor\, Epidemiology\, Rollins School of Public Health\, Emory University \nPlease join us for this virtual seminar on Thursday\, October 29 at 4:00 p.m. via Zoom. Everyone is welcome to attend! Join the seminar via Zoom at this link: https://zoom.us/j/96336801657; Meeting ID: 963 3680 1657. Or call in\, find your local number here. \nSpeaker Bio: Dr. Kristin Bratton Nelson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology at Emory University. Her overarching research interest is in the epidemiology and prevention of respiratory infections\, primarily tuberculosis and more recently COVID-19. Dr. Nelson’s research program integrates dynamic modeling\, causal inference methods\, and pathogen genomics to characterize patterns of disease transmission and understand the impact of interventions\, including new vaccines\, on morbidity and mortality from infectious disease. The ultimate goal of her research is to reduce the global burden of respiratory infections\, particularly in low- and middle-income countries. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/global-health-seminar-10-29-20/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:College Wide,For Students,For Prospective Students,For Faculty,For Staff,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Global Health Institute END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20201030 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20201031 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20200720T193445Z LAST-MODIFIED:20200720T193445Z UID:8664-1604016000-1604102399@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Student Fall Break DESCRIPTION:No Classes. See Academic Calendar. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/student-fall-break-2020/ CATEGORIES:College Wide,For Students,Environmental Health Science,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Health Policy & Management,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Health Informatics Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20201030 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20201031 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201030T174754Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201030T174754Z UID:9029-1604016000-1604102399@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Martin Luther King\, Jr. Holiday DESCRIPTION:No classes\, offices closed. See Academic Calendar. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/martin-luther-king-jr-holiday-2021/ CATEGORIES:College Wide,Environmental Health Science,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Health Policy & Management,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Health Informatics Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201030T150000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201030T163000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20200522T143837Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201002T133404Z UID:8569-1604070000-1604075400@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Virtual Master of Public Health (MPH) Information Session DESCRIPTION:Join the UGA College of Public Health for a Virtual Master of Public Health (MPH) Information Session on Friday\, October 30\, 2020 from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. via Zoom Meeting. Session topics will include: curriculum\, professional and personal development opportunities\, career paths\, and admissions requirements and deadlines. \nThe MPH program is designed to equip students with the population health skills to address the world’s most pressing health issues. Degree concentrations include: Biostatistics\, Disaster Management\, Environmental Health\, Epidemiology\, Gerontology\, Health Promotion\, and Health Policy and Management. \nTO REGISTER: Fill out this registration form or contact mph@uga.edu to participate in this event.  JOIN THE WEBINAR at this link: https://zoom.us/j/97686236776 \nThis is part of a series of monthly informational sessions on the MPH offered by the College’s Office of Academic Affairs. Please visit this link for upcoming dates. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/virtual-mph-information-session-10-30-20/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Prospective Students,Environmental Health Science,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Health Policy & Management,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Health Informatics Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201103T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201103T100000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201019T174116Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201019T174116Z UID:8988-1604394000-1604397600@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Smitha Ahamed\, Doctor of Public Health DESCRIPTION:Smitha Ahamed\, Doctor of Public Health candidate\, will defend her doctoral dissertation -“The Effects of Government Affiliation Among Cancer Related Nonprofits in Georgia” – on Tues. Nov. 3 at 9:00 a.m. online via Zoom Meeting. \nAll are welcome to attend! Log in at https://zoom.us/j/95905935128  Meeting ID: 959 0593 5128 URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/doctoral-dissertation-defense-smitha-ahamed/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:College Wide,Health Policy & Management END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201104T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201104T130000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201023T192849Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201023T192849Z UID:9010-1604491200-1604494800@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:CPH Lunch & Learn - Centers for Disease Control & Prevention DESCRIPTION:Are you interested in learning about Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and all the great opportunities which the agency has to offer? Join us for this information Lunch & Learn session on Wed. Nov. 4 at 12:00 p.m. to learn more. Bookmark this link to join us: https://zoom.us/s/96902321574.  For more information\, contact Jacquelyn Hughes. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/cph-lunch-learn-centers-for-disease-control-prevention/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:College Wide,For Students,Environmental Health Science,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Health Policy & Management,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Health Informatics Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201105T170000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201105T180000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20200831T181428Z LAST-MODIFIED:20200831T181428Z UID:8858-1604595600-1604599200@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Public Health Association General Body Meeting DESCRIPTION:Being virtual doesn’t mean less fun! \nJoin the Public Health Association at UGA for its first general body meeting of the semester Thurs. Nov. 5 at 5:00 p.m. online. Register here. \nGrab your favorite drink and join us to discuss our panel series\, t-shirt sales\, CPH happenings\, and more. At this link\, select a date to register for one or all of our general body meetings. Once you register\, a zoom link will be displayed on the confirmation page and emailed to you. In the email\, it is at the bottom in “additional information.” You can also access the zoom link by visiting the online event page also linked in your confirmation email. We hope you’re able to attend all our general body meetings\, but we know it’s a busy semester. Stay safe and healthy! We look forward to talking with you. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/pha-general-body-meeting-11-05-20/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Students,Environmental Health Science,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Health Policy & Management,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Health Informatics Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201105T200000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201105T210000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201026T154020Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201026T154020Z UID:9014-1604606400-1604610000@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Health Policy & Management Seminar - Data and Health Systems in the U.S. DESCRIPTION:UGA College of Public Health\nDepartment of Health Policy & Management\nSpecial Seminar \nData and Health Systems in the U.S.\n\nWeiwei Ouyang\, Ph.D.\, Senior Data Scientist\, United Health Group \nPlease join us for this virtual seminar on Thursday\, November 5 at 8:00 p.m. via Zoom. Everyone is welcome to attend! Join the seminar via Zoom at this link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYode6oqz0jHdR2vLOv8zZeFENVKuEdtRsg \nAbstract: The US spends trillions of dollars on healthcare per year while the outcomes are worse than those of other developed countries that spend less money. The health system is so complex to navigate\, standardize\, and pay for. In this talk\, Weiwei Ouyang will give a general introduction of the system and how data can play important role in fixing the system. Dr. Ouyang will also discuss the trend and career development in healthcare. \nSpeaker Bio: Dr. Weiwei Ouyang is a senior data scientist at UnitedHealth Group. Currently\, she works for Level2 (https://lvl2.com/)\, a digital health therapy developed by UHG. She is responsible for building data-driven features used in patient stratification\, intervention recommendation\, and patient tracking system. Before Level2\, her main work in UHG R&D focused on integrating sensor data from digital devices and claim/EHR. Prior to UHG\, She worked in Parkland center for clinical innovation (PCCI). She built the patented asthma and preterm delivery predictive models to identify at-risk patients in the Medicaid population. She had BS and MS degree in Statistics and a Ph.D. in biostatistics. Her Ph.D. research focus was on statistical modeling in human genetics and published peer-reviewed papers & book chapters in Bioinformatics. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/health-policy-management-seminar-11-05-20/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:College Wide,For Students,For Faculty,For Staff,Health Policy & Management END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201106T113000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201106T122000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201031T184206Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201031T184206Z UID:9039-1604662200-1604665200@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Environmental Health Seminar - Household Air Pollution and Health DESCRIPTION:UGA College of Public Health\nEnvironmental Health Sciences\nFall Seminar Series \nHousehold Air Pollution and Health – Third-Year Talk\nThis week’s guest speaker is: Katherine Kearns\, Ph.D. Candidate\, Interdisciplinary Toxicology Program\, College of Public Health. University of Georgia \nThe seminar will take place on Friday\, November 6\, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. online via Zoom. Zoom Meeting ID: 916 4798 2916 Passcode: 8030 \nSpeaker Bio: Ms. Kearns received her Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health from the University of Georgia in December 2016. During her undergraduate career\, she became a fellow with the Oak Rise Institute of Science and Education (ORISE) and completed an internship at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta\, Georgia under the mentorship of Dr. Judy Qualters. In May 2017\, she began her doctoral research at the University of Georgia under the direction of Dr. Luke Naeher\, where she became a collaborator on the Household Air Pollution Intervention Network (HAPIN) trial. She completed a field research assignment for the HAPIN trial at the Guatemala study site from October 2019-February 2020 where she helped build laboratory capacity at Universidad del Valle in Guatemala City\, and worked with the local field team in Jalapa. Her research focuses on household air pollution in lower- and middle-income countries and the health effects from exposure to fine particulate matter. \nJoin us in discussing some of UGA’s significant changes towards a sustainable future. Everyone is welcome to attend! For more information\, contact Haoguang Liu. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/environmental-health-seminar-11-06-20/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Students,For Faculty,Environmental Health Science END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201109T160000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201109T170000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201026T151200Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201109T012917Z UID:9012-1604937600-1604941200@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:MPH Double Dawgs Student Panel DESCRIPTION:Learn more about the UGA Double Dawgs opportunities first-hand from four dual-degree students currently their BS and MPH degrees. The UGA College of Public Health will be hosting an MPH Double Dawgs Student Panel on Mon. November 9 at 4:00 p.m.  Zoom Meeting ID: 949 7739 2905. \nPanelists include Simone Anderson\, BSHP\, MPH in Health Policy & Management; Amber Bullard\, BSHP\, MPH in Health Policy & Management; Amelia Foley\, BSEH\, MPH in Environmental Health; and Lily Rubin\, BSHP\, MPH in Epidemiology. \n\nWant details on how to enroll in the program? Join us for an MPH Double Dawgs Information Session this week at one of the following dates. Click for more details. \n\nWed. Nov. 11  at 4:30 p.m.\nFri. Nov. 13 at 1:00 p.m.\n\n\n  URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/mph-double-dawgs-student-panel/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Students,For Prospective Students,Environmental Health Science,Health Promotion & Behavior END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201110T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201110T150000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201027T193128Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201027T193434Z UID:9017-1605016800-1605020400@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Discovery Showcase: Double Dawgs & Majors Fair DESCRIPTION:All students are invited to attend the virtual UGA Discovery Showcase for Majors\, Minors\, Certificate Programs\, and Double Dawgs Pathway program. The Discovery Showcase seeks to guide students on their major and career paths at UGA. \nOpportunities at the College of Public Health will be showcased Tuesday\, November 10 from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. \nSubscribe for a session here. \nUGA offers 135 majors across 17 schools and colleges\, in addition to a multitude of minors\, certificate programs and bachelor/accelerated master degree programs. Various majors will be grouped together based on areas of interest instead of by colleges\, so students will get the opportunity to speak with representatives from different schools and colleges within an area of interest. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/discovery-showcase-double-dawgs-majors-fair/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Students,For Prospective Students,Environmental Health Science,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Health Policy & Management,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Health Informatics Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201111T130000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201111T140000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201109T192334Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201109T192334Z UID:9057-1605099600-1605103200@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Maria Bowie\, Doctor of Public Health DESCRIPTION:Maria Bowie\, Doctor of Public Health candidate\, will defend her doctoral dissertation -“A conceptual model for Cooperative Extension Professionals as Public Health Change Agents: Three Essays on the Cooperative Extension Program\, the Opioid Epidemic\, and Substance Use Disorder Needs of Rural Georgia” – on Wed. Nov. 11 at 1:00 p.m. online via Zoom Meeting. \nAll are welcome to attend! Log in at https://zoom.us/j/97998165882 URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/doctoral-dissertation-defense-maria-bowie-doctor-of-public-health/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:College Wide,For Students,For Faculty,Health Policy & Management END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201111T163000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201111T173000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201014T141139Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201014T141139Z UID:8970-1605112200-1605115800@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:MPH Double Dawgs Information Session DESCRIPTION:Are you a current UGA undergraduate student interested in pairing your Bachelor’s degree with a Master of Public Health (MPH)?  The UGA College of Public Health will be holding virtual information sessions about the 4+1 options offered through UGA’s Double Dawgs program on Wednesday\, November 11 at 4:30 p.m. and Friday\, November 13 at 1:00 p.m. \nRSVP for the event at: http://explore.publichealth.uga.edu/doubledawgs. \nHave questions? Email us at mph@uga.edu. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/mph-double-dawgs-information-session-11-11-20/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Students,For Prospective Students,Environmental Health Science,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201112T150000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201112T160000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20200810T191539Z LAST-MODIFIED:20200818T160326Z UID:8747-1605193200-1605196800@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:PHA Discussion Series: COVID-19 and the Environment DESCRIPTION:This semester\, please join the Public Health Association at UGA for a series of panels about COVID-19 and its impact on our community\, economy\, environment\, etc. Each event will have expert panelists associated with the College of Public Health\, who have worked closely with COVID-19 in the past few months. Follow @pha_uga on Instagram for updates. \n\nNovember 12\, 2020 – COVID-19 and the Environment\n\nPanelists: Dr. Travis Glenn and Dr. Erin Lipp\, Department of Environmental Health Science\nTime: 3:00-4:00 p.m.\nRegister Here URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/pha-covid-19-series-environment/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:College Wide,For Students,For Prospective Students,Environmental Health Science,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Health Policy & Management,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Health Informatics Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201113T113000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201113T122000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201109T152334Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201109T152506Z UID:9056-1605267000-1605270000@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Environmental Health Seminar - Let’s not forget about the T in the PBMT of PFAS DESCRIPTION:UGA College of Public Health\nEnvironmental Health Sciences\nFall Seminar Series \nLet’s not forget about the T in the PBMT of PFAS: An overview of what we know of PFAS\nThis week’s guest speaker is: Jamie DeWitt\, Ph.D.\, Associate Professor\, Biological Sciences\, Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology\, North Carolina State University \nThe seminar will take place on Friday\, November 13\, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. online via Zoom. Zoom Meeting ID: 916 4798 2916 Passcode: 8030 \nSpeaker Bio: With respect to PFAS\, Dr. DeWitt has published numerous primary research articles and review articles\, two book chapters\, and edited a book on their toxicity. She has served as an external reviewer for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency health effects assessment of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS)\, the U.S. National Toxicology Program’s immune effects assessment of PFOA and PFOS\, the U.S. Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry toxicological profile for PFASs\, and was a member of the International Agency for Research on Cancer working group for the assessment of the carcinogenicity of PFOA. Her laboratory is currently assessing the immunotoxicity of emerging PFAS that are of concern in NC. \nJoin us in discussing some of UGA’s significant changes towards a sustainable future. Everyone is welcome to attend! For more information\, contact Haoguang Liu. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/environmental-health-seminar-11-13-20/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Students,For Faculty,For Staff,Environmental Health Science END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201113T130000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201113T140000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201014T141303Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201014T141312Z UID:8971-1605272400-1605276000@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:MPH Double Dawgs Information Session DESCRIPTION:Are you a current UGA undergraduate student interested in pairing your Bachelor’s degree with a Master of Public Health (MPH)?  The UGA College of Public Health will be holding virtual information sessions about the 4+1 options offered through UGA’s Double Dawgs program on Wednesday\, November 11 at 4:30 p.m. and Friday\, November 13 at 1:00 p.m. \nRSVP for the event at: http://explore.publichealth.uga.edu/doubledawgs. \nHave questions? Email us at mph@uga.edu. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/mph-double-dawgs-information-session-11-13-20/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Students,For Prospective Students,Environmental Health Science,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201113T130000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201113T140000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201109T192401Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201109T192401Z UID:9058-1605272400-1605276000@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Amanda Brown\, Doctor of Public Health DESCRIPTION:Amanda Brown\, Doctor of Public Health candidate\, will defend her doctoral dissertation -“Grief in Long Term Care: A Study of the Impact of Death and the Benefits of End of Life Planning on Long Term Care Staff” – on Fri. Nov. 13 at 1:00 p.m. online via Zoom Meeting. \nAll are welcome to attend! Log in at https://zoom.us/j/97076746155?pwd=eVB0NG50ZlY5RGZyWmx5QTV0OGREUT09 URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/doctoral-dissertation-defense-amanda-brown-doctor-of-public-health/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Students,For Faculty,Health Policy & Management END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201113T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201113T150000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201109T192514Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201109T192514Z UID:9059-1605276000-1605279600@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Lyndsay Bottichio\, Doctor of Public Health DESCRIPTION:Lyndsay Bottichio\, Doctor of Public Health candidate\, will defend her doctoral dissertation -“SEDRIC: Evaluating the Success of a Foodborne Outbreak Management and Visualization Platform” – on Fri. Nov. 13 at 2:00 p.m. online via Zoom Meeting. \nAll are welcome to attend! Log in at https://zoom.us/j/5091149708 URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/doctoral-dissertation-defense-lyndsay-bottichio-doctor-of-public-health/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Students,For Faculty,Health Policy & Management END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201117T173000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201117T183000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201104T194709Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201104T202639Z UID:9049-1605634200-1605637800@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) Open House DESCRIPTION:Interested in learning more about the Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) Program offered at the University of Georgia Gwinnett Campus? Join us for a virtual open on Tuesday\, November 17 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.  DrPH Program Director Brittani Harmon will be your host. Bring your questions any questions you may have and learn more about how a DrPH degree can elevate your career path in public health leadership. \nClick for the Zoom Meeting link. Meeting ID: 995 5200 3465. For more information\, contact drph@uga.edu. \n  \n  URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/drph-open-house-11-17-20/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:College Wide,For Prospective Students,Health Policy & Management END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201118T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201118T170000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20200522T153544Z LAST-MODIFIED:20200522T153544Z UID:8573-1605690000-1605718800@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:This is Public Health Virtual Fair DESCRIPTION:This is Public Health (TIPH) is hosting the Virtual Fair for Programs and School of Public Health on Wednesday\, November 18 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and the UGA College of Public Health will be there! \nRegister to meet with an admissions representative and learn more about our Master of Public Health (MPH) and other graduate programs in public health offered at UGA. \nDetails can be found here. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/this-is-public-health-virtual-fair/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Prospective Students,Environmental Health Science,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Health Policy & Management,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Health Informatics Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201120T113000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201120T122000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201116T143714Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201116T143714Z UID:9066-1605871800-1605874800@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Environmental Health Seminar - Environmental health of broiler chickens DESCRIPTION:UGA College of Public Health\nEnvironmental Health Sciences\nFall Seminar Series \nTransferring and applying my knowledge of public health to the environmental health of broiler chickens\nThis week’s guest speaker is: Adelumola (Ade) Oladeinde\, Ph.D.\, MPH\, CPH\, Research Microbiologist\, Bacterial Epidemiology and Antimicrobial Resistance Research Unit\, U.S. National Poultry Research Center USDA Agricultural Research Service \nThe seminar will take place on Friday\, November 20\, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. online via Zoom. Zoom Meeting ID: 916 4798 2916 Passcode: 8030 \nSpeaker Bio: Dr. Aday Oladeinde is a Research Microbiologist at the US National Poultry Research Center in Athens\, Georgia. His research focuses on the microbial ecology of food-borne pathogens and antimicrobial resistance in poultry production. Dr. Aday’s research surrounds “How\, why and what makes a naïve bacterium become virulent and resistant to antibiotics.” These studies focus on how virulent and antibiotic resistance genes are acquired by sensitive Salmonella strains from commensal chicken bacteria\, and the development of strategies/interventions to reduce or stop such acquisition events. Dr. Aday received a Master of Public Health in 2009 and Ph.D. in Environmental Health Science in 2017 from the University of Georgia’s College of Public Health. \nJoin us in discussing some of UGA’s significant changes towards a sustainable future. Everyone is welcome to attend! For more information\, contact Haoguang Liu. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/environmental-health-seminar-11-20-20/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Students,For Faculty,Environmental Health Science END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20201124 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20201125 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20200720T193706Z LAST-MODIFIED:20200720T193706Z UID:8665-1606176000-1606262399@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Last Day of Classes on Campus DESCRIPTION:Last Day of Classes prior to Thanksgiving Break. See Academic Calendar. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/last-day-of-classes-on-campus-2020/ CATEGORIES:College Wide,For Students,Environmental Health Science,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Health Policy & Management,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Health Informatics Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20201125 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20201126 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20200720T194206Z LAST-MODIFIED:20200720T194206Z UID:8666-1606262400-1606348799@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Student Thanksgiving Break Begins DESCRIPTION:No classes through Nov. 27.  See Academic Calendar. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/student-thanksgiving-break-2020/ CATEGORIES:College Wide,For Students,Environmental Health Science,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Health Policy & Management,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Health Informatics Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20201126 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20201128 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20191218T204924Z LAST-MODIFIED:20191218T204945Z UID:7998-1606348800-1606521599@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Thanksgiving Holiday DESCRIPTION:Through Nov. 27. No classes\, offices closed. See Academic Calendar. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/thanksgiving-holiday-2020/ CATEGORIES:College Wide,For Students,For Prospective Students,For Faculty,For Staff,Environmental Health Science,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Health Policy & Management,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Health Informatics Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20201130 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20201201 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20200720T194613Z LAST-MODIFIED:20200720T195630Z UID:8668-1606694400-1606780799@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Classes Resume Online DESCRIPTION:In-person instruction will conclude at Thanksgiving break\, with all remaining coursework and final exams moving online following Thanksgiving. The calendar for online final examinations will remain as previously set\, December 11–17. \nThe University will remain open after Thanksgiving Break and will continue providing regular campus operations and student life services—such as housing\, dining\, health/wellness centers and campus transit—until the end of the Fall semester. \nPlease refer to the UGA COVID-19 Website for more information\, announcements and resources. Also see Academic Calendar. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/classes-resume-online-fall-2020/ CATEGORIES:College Wide,For Students,Environmental Health Science,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Health Policy & Management,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Health Informatics Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201201T150000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201201T163000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20200522T144036Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201002T133324Z UID:8570-1606834800-1606840200@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Virtual Master of Public Health (MPH) Information Session DESCRIPTION:Join the UGA College of Public Health for a Virtual Master of Public Health (MPH) Information Session on Tuesday\, December 1\, 2020 from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. via Zoom Meeting. Session topics will include: curriculum\, professional and personal development opportunities\, career paths\, and admissions requirements and deadlines. \nThe MPH program is designed to equip students with the population health skills to address the world’s most pressing health issues. Degree concentrations include: Biostatistics\, Disaster Management\, Environmental Health\, Epidemiology\, Gerontology\, Health Promotion\, and Health Policy and Management. \nTO REGISTER: Fill out this registration form or contact mph@uga.edu to participate in this event. JOIN THE WEBINAR at this link: https://zoom.us/j/96612086524 \nThis is part of a series of monthly informational sessions on the MPH offered by the College’s Office of Academic Affairs. Please visit this link for upcoming dates. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/virtual-mph-information-session-12-01-20/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Prospective Students,Environmental Health Science,Epidemiology & Biostatistics,Health Policy & Management,Health Promotion & Behavior,Global Health Institute,Health Informatics Institute,Institute for Disaster Management,Institute of Gerontology END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201203T160000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201203T170000 DTSTAMP:20201123T123805 CREATED:20201109T025332Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201109T025430Z UID:9055-1607011200-1607014800@publichealth.uga.edu SUMMARY:Global Health Seminar - Host responses to SARS-CoV infection and vaccination DESCRIPTION:UGA College of Public Health\nGlobal Health Institute\nFall 2020 Seminar Series \nHost responses to SARS-CoV infection and vaccination\nS. Mark Tompkins\, Ph.D.\, Professor\, Department of Infectious Diseases\, College of Veterinary Medicine\, University of Georgia \nPlease join us for this virtual seminar on Thursday\, December 3 at 4:00 p.m. via Zoom. Everyone is welcome to attend! Join the seminar via Zoom at this link: https://zoom.us/j/98500330270?pwd=a3dwS2dxNGZVSHRqejBQTENBUWlxdz09; Meeting ID: 985 0033 0270. Or call in\, find your local number here. \nSpeaker Bio: Dr. Tompkins is a Professor in the Center for Vaccines and Immunology at the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine in Athens\, Georgia. He is a member of a NIAID Center of Excellence for Influenza Research and Surveillance (CEIRS) and NIAID Collaborative Influenza Vaccine Innovation Center (CIVIC). His research focuses on understanding the emergence\, pathogenesis\, prevention\, and treatment of influenza and other emerging respiratory pathogens. These studies include surveillance for influenza virus in animal populations\, susceptibility of different species to influenza infection\, and the host response to infection. Dr. Tompkins collaborates extensively\, supporting development of novel vaccines\, antiviral drugs\, and treatments for human and animal influenza. Most recently\, his laboratory has focused on the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. He has established animal models to assess dynamics of SARS-CoV-2 infection\, and is testing the efficacy of novel antiviral drugs and COVID-19 vaccines. \nContact Juliet Sekandi for additional information. URL:https://publichealth.uga.edu/event/global-health-seminar-12-03-20/ LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:For Students,For Prospective Students,For Faculty,For Staff,Global Health Institute END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR