2016/17 Seminar Series: The Intersection of Media and Health

Please check back as we make updates to our 2016-2017 Seminar Series. You can find more information about each event by clicking the link provided.

Refreshments are provided at all of our events. 

Date                Title Speaker(s) Location More Information and Registration

Tuesday, September 13


CPHI Kickoff Event: We Are All Homeless Art Exhibit and Seminar 

Willie Baronet, MFA, Artist 

Rosemary (Rosie) Frasso, PhD, MSc, CPH, MPH Director of Education 

Harnwell College House  Click Here 

Tuesday, September 27 


Use of Film and Other Multi-Modal Formats in Contemporary Social Scientific Research 

John L. Jackson, PhD, Dean, School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania 

Houston Hall Class of '49 Auditorium  Click Here 

Friday, October 7


LDI/CPHI Health Policy Seminar: "Asking the Right Questions: Research of Consequence to Inform Policies of Significance"

Tom Farley, MD, MPH, Philadelphia Health Commissioner 

Colonial Penn Center Auditorium, 3641 Locust Walk Click Here for More Information from LDI 

Thursday, October 25


Cocktails and Conversation 

Dan Gorenstein, Senior Reporter, Marketplace's Health Desk 

Perry World House Click Here

Thursday, November 3                         


The Fight Against Tobacco: National and Local Legislation, Regulation, and Communication

Les Weinstein, JD, MPA, Former Ombudsman, FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products

Ryan Coffman, MPH, CHES, CTTS-M, Tobacco Policy and Control Program Manager for the Philadelphia Department of Public Health

Steinberg Hall - Dietrich Hall Room 1206

Click Here

Friday, December 9     


Getting Americans Health Coverage: Marketing HealthCare.gov

Chris Koepke, PhD, Director, Strategic Marketing Group, Office of Communication, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Claudia Cohen Hall Class of '55 Terrace Room

Click Here

Tuesday, December 13   


Developing eHealth Apps for Sexual and Gender Minority Youth: A Tale of Two Cities 

José Bauermeister, PhD, MPH, Presidential Associate Professor of Nursing, UPenn

Nadia Dowshen, MD, Co-Founder and Director, Gender and Sexuality Development Clinic, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Claudia Cohen Hall Class of '55 Terrace Room Click Here