Seminar Series

CPRC Seminars

Fall 2018


RSVP required

Thursdays, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Columbia School of Social Work,
1255 Amsterdam Avenue (between 121st and 122nd Street)


October 4 - this seminar will be in Room C03 at CSSW

"Increasing Community College Completion Rates among Low-Income Students: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial Evaluation of a Case Management Intervention"
Melissa Kearney, Professor in the Department of Economics, University of Maryland

October 18 - this seminar will be in Room C03 at CSSW

"Drivers of the Fatal Drug Epidemic"
Christopher J. Ruhm, Professor of Public Policy & Economics, University of Virginia

November 1 - this seminar will be in Room C05 at CSSW 

"Statistical Intuitions And the Reproducibility Crisis in Science"
Erick Loken, Associate Professor in the Department of Educational Psychology, University of Connecticut

November 15 - this seminar will be in Room C03 at CSSW

"Critical Race Theory (CRT), Public Health Critical Race Praxis (PHCRP), and Health Equity Research"
Chandra Ford,  Associate Professor of Community Health Sciences, UCLA 

December 6 - this seminar will be in Room C03 at CSSW

"TBD"
Anne Fernald, Josephine Knotts Knowles Professor in Human Biology, Stanford University