Seminar Series

CPRC Seminars

Spring 2017

RSVP required at


Thursdays, 11:45 pm - 12:45 pm

 Mailman School of Public Health

Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Room 532B

Allen Rosenfield Building, 722 West 168th Street


Video Conference:

Columbia School of Social Work, Room 1109

1255 Amsterdam Avenue (between 121st and 122nd Street)

January 19

"Changing Places: Using Science to Design Safer and Healthier Cities"
Charles Branas, Chair & Professor of Epidemiology, Columbia University

February 16

"How Does Gender Inequality Persist in the Modern World?"
Cecilia Ridgeway, Lucie Stern Professor of Social Sciences in the Sociology Department, Stanford University

March 9

“From Undocumented to DACAmented: Understanding Legal Status in a New Policy Context”
Roberto Gonzales, Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of Education, Harvard University

April 13

"Race, Racism, and Health in the Trump Era: Realities and Evidence-Based Projections"
David Williams, Florence Sprague Norman and Laura Smart Norman Professor of Public Health, Harvard University

May 4 *UPDATE* Remote viewing is not available for this Seminar

"We Don't Have a Plan. We Should Be Working On a Plan: Obstacles to Caregiver Transition Planning for Individuals with Fragile X Syndrome" (joint work with Rebecca Feinstein)
Harold Pollack, Helen Ross Professor at the School of Social Service Administration, University of Chicago