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Gaps in evidence: Gun violence in America

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"News stories about the problem of gun violence in America have dominated media outlets across the country over the past year. The tragic school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut continues to fuel an on-going debate about the laws surrounding violence and safety in our society. It’s a sensitive subject,...

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Talks at Twelve: Thomas Archibald - Thursday, December 12, 2013

Research on Translation: A Study of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices
12:00pm-1:00pm
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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Talks at Twelve: Jutta Dotterweich & Lisa Dundon - Thursday, October 10, 2013

Creating an Online Training Program to Build Capacity for Frontline Adolescent Sexual Health Educators
12:00pm-1:00pm
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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Talks at Twelve: Mildred Warner - Thursday, November 14, 2013

Planning Across Generations: New Approaches to Planning and Economic Development
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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Talks at Twelve: Glynis Shea - Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Framing Disparities: Are You Sending the Right Message? Building the Public Will to Tackle Health Disparities
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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Talks at Twelve: Catherine Riffin - Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Communication and Treatment Planning among Older Adults with Chronic Non-Cancer Pain
12:00pm -1:00pm
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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Talks at Twelve: Christine Bozlak - Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Adolescent Health and Wellness Research: Translating Community–engaged Research into Policy as Part of a Participatory Action Research Process
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room

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More evidence on why you should get a flu shot

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"Yes, summer is in full swing. But the next flu season is just a few months away. We’ve written before about the effectiveness of the flu vaccine. Now a new analysis from the U.S. Center for Disease Control has calculated the approximate number of hospitalizations which...

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Proven methods to quit smoking

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"One in five deaths in the U.S. can be credited to tobacco, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control – a statistic that makes it clear: Smoking is a huge health problem. "But there is good news: today America has more former smokers than current smokers, and more...

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2013 Graduate Research Assistant recipients announced

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Each year the BCTR awards graduate research assistantships (GRAs) to up to 3 College of Human Ecology graduate students. The GRAs are intended to further the work of current BCTR projects and the BCTR as a whole. For fall 2013, the following grad students were awarded GRAs: Andrew...

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