49th Graduate Summer Session in Epidemiology
July 6-25, 2014
All lectures will be held at the SPH Crossroads, Lane Family Auditorium, Room 1690
Alfred S. Evans Lecture
John Z. Ayanian, M.D., M.P.P. Professor of Internal Medicine
Professor of Health Management and Policy Professor of Public Policy
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Topic: Will Equity be Achieved Through Health Care Reform?
July 9, Wednesday at 5:15 p.m.
Leonard M. Schuman Lecture
Roderick J. Little, Ph.D. Richard D. Remington Distinguished University Professor
Department of Biostatistics
University of Michigan, School of Public Health
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Topic: Frequentist/Bayes Controversies, Homeopathy and (E.S.) P-values July 16, Wednesday at 5:15 p.m.
David Schottenfeld Lecture
Darwin R. Labarthe, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H. Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine
Topic: What Causes Cardiovascular Disease - and How Do We Decide?
July 23, Wednesday at 5:15 p.m.
Alfred S. Evans Memorial Lecture Alfred S. Evans, M.D., M.P.H., John Rodman Paul Emeritus Professor of Epidemiology, Yale University, School of Medicine
Dr. Evans was a distinguished professor and researcher in infectious disease epidemiology and was one of the original founders of the Graduate Summer Session in Epidemiology in 1965.
Leonard M. Schuman Memorial Lecture Leonard M.Schuman, M.D., M.S., Mayo Professor Emeritus, University of Minnesota School of Public Health
Dr. Schuman was an internationally recognized scholar, researcher and teacher in cancer prevention and infectious disease and also served as director of the Graduate Summer Session for many years at the University of Minnesota before the program came to the University of Michigan.
David Schottenfeld Lecture David Schottenfeld M.D., M.S., John G. Searle Emeritus Professor of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, School of Public Health
Dr. Schottenfeld is an internationally renowned cancer epidemiologist, receiving numerous honors and awards. Dr. Schottenfeld also served as director of the Graduate Summer Session in Epidemiology from 1988-2004.