March 06

HIV Prevention for Women: The Global Need

9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Holden Auditorium, FLTC, Medical Campus

Flying in the Face of Infection

March 5, 2015

Authored by faculty expert Daniel Theodoro, MD, MSCI, assistant professor in emergency medicine at the Washington University School of Medicine Infection prevention and aviation may seem like an odd couple to scientists who study germ theory and the ecology of biofilm on medical devices, but in clinical practice lessons from the flight deck may prove […]

Steven Lawrence
March 12

The Contraceptive CHOICE Project: Reducing Unintended Pregnancies in St. Louis and Beyond

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Taylor Avenue Building, Rm. 2131, Medical Campus

On Relationships and Public Health

February 26, 2015

Several years later, I am still disappointed by how my brief interaction with a talented young man at one of St. Louis’s most challenged high schools ended. I heard him speak passionately of his career plans at a meeting on tackling high school dropout in our region. After the meeting was over, I gave him […]

March 16

Promoting Health and Longevity through Diet: Metabolic and Molecular Mechanisms

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Farrell Center, Room 214 A/B, Medical Campus
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Visualization of social connections through dots and lines

Studying Relationships and Health at the CPHSS

February 10, 2015

The mission of the Center for Public Health Systems Science (CPHSS) in the Brown School at Washington University is “to create sustainable solutions to public health problems, leading to healthier individuals and communities.”

March 18
Diagram of networks and stroke recovery

Social Networks and Stroke Recovery

Faculty are working together across disciplines to analyze the social networks of stroke victims and better understand the nature of relationships and recovery.

Katie Plax looks over papers with Adam Kepka

Getting to Know the SPOT

February 6, 2015
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Friedman Center Expands Award Criteria for 2015

January 26, 2015

The 2015 Harvey A. and Dorismae Hacker Friedman Award for Excellence in Service to Older Adults is newly offered to anyone within the St. Louis Metro region who has made outstanding contributions in service to older adults.

Mar. 20 - Mar. 22

Healthcare Hackathon

Cambridge Innovation Center
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Next Age International Collaboration Established

January 20, 2015

In 2014, Washington University announced it was partnering with the National University of Singapore to establish the Next Age Institute, an international collaboration to design, study, and test social innovations.

Faculty Featured as Leaders in New Efforts to Promote Dissemination and Implementation

January 16, 2015

A new toolkit for dissemination and implementation (D&I), developed by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), prominently features the work of several university faculty members.