Seminar Series 2009

January 12, 2009
“Measurement Equivalence: A Fundamental Question in Health Disparities Research”
Giyeon Kim, Ph. D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Aging and Mental Health
Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute
University of South Florida

February 2, 2009
“Mental Health and Aging Research: From the Clinic to the Capital”
Brian Kaskie, Ph. D.
Associate Professor, Department of Health Management and Policy
College of Public Health
The University of Iowa

February 16, 2009
“Building Bridges in Clinical Research: Community-Academic Partnerships to Enhance Cultural Competency for Underserved Groups”
Martha Crowther, Ph. D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology
The University of Alabama

March 9, 2009
“Vowel Perception and Immediate Phonological Memory in Profoundly Deaf Adults who use Cochlear Implants”
Marcia Hay-McCutcheon, Ph. D.
Associate Professor, Department of Communicative Disorders
The University of Alabama

March 23, 2009
“Translating Translation Research: Making the Transition from Research to Intervention in Real World Settings”
Cameron J. Camp, Ph. D.
Director of Research and Product Development
Hearthstone Alzheimer Care

September 9, 2009
“Aging and the Effects of Chemotherapy on Cognition in Breast Cancer Patients”
Carolyn Adams-Price, Ph. D.
Research Fellow, SSRC; Associate Professor of Psychology
Mississippi State University

October 7, 2009
“Successful Aging: The Public Policy Imperative”
Rachel Pruchno, Ph. D.
Professor: Endowed Professor of Gerontology
Director of Research
New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging

November 4, 2009
“Burnout Among Healthcare Professionals”
Eric Williams, Ph. D.
Associate Professor of Management
Culverhouse College of Commerce & Business Administration
The University of Alabama

December 2, 2009
“Overcoming Barriers to Designing and Completing a True Interdisciplinary PhD Program”
Denise B. Cleveland, Ed. D.
Research Administrator
Office of Research Administration, School of Social Work
The University of Alabama