Agenda

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Summer School: UC Network on Child Health, Poverty, and Public Policy

September 4-6, 2019 | David Brower Center, Tamalpais Room, Berkeley, CA

 

Wednesday, September 4

12:00 - 12:20 PM | Registration

12:20 - 12:30 PM | Opening Remarks

12:30 - 1:30 PM | Panel Discussion: Standard of Evidence

  • Kelly Bedard, UC Santa Barbara
  • Claire Brindis, UC San Francisco
  • Melanie Thomas, UC San Francisco
  • Simine Vazire, UC Davis 

1:30 - 1:45 PM | Break

1:45 - 2:45 PM | Lecture: Poverty Measurement

  • James Ziliak, University of Kentucky

2:45 - 3:45 PM | Lecture: Dietary Assessment and Outcomes for Policy Researchers: Do's, Don'ts, and Resources

  • Jennifer Falbe, UC Davis

3:45 - 4:00 PM | Break

4:00 - 5:00 PM | Lecture: Poverty and Neuro-Affective Development

  • Seth Pollak, University of Wisconsin-Madison

5:00 - 7:00 PM | Reception and Dinner (Hazel Wolf Gallery, David Brower Center)

 

Thursday, September 5

8:00 - 8:30 AM | Continental Breakfast

8:30 - 9:30 AM | Lecture: Dietary Guidelines, Obesity and Chronic Disease Prevention, BMI and the HEI

  • Patricia Crawford, UC Berkeley

9:30 - 10:30 AM | Lecture: A Primer on Epigenetics: Current Methodology and Future Directions

  • Danielle Stolzenberg, UC Davis

10:30 - 10:45 AM | Break

10:45 - 11:45 AM | Lecture: Towards A Mechanistic Understanding of How Childhood Poverty Affects Physical Health Across the Lifespan

  • Greg Miller, Northwestern University

11:45 AM - 1:00 PM | Lunch and Discussion of Upcoming Network Activities

1:00 - 2:30 PM | Panel Discussion: Research and Policy

  • Irena Asmundson, California Department of Finance
  • Jessie Gouck, California Department of Public Health
  • Hilary Hoynes, UC Berkeley
  • Catherine Lopez,  California Department of Public Health
  • Amber Mace, California Council on Science and Technology
  • Heather Wooten, Onside Partners

2:30 - 2:45 PM | Break

2:45 - 4:00 PM | Lecture: Translating Science for Public Consumption

  • David Thigpen, UC Berkeley

4:00 - 5:00 PM | Poster Session and Reception

 

Friday, September 6

8:00 - 8:15 AM | Continental Breakfast

8:15 - 9:15 AM | Lecture: Undernutrition and the Dietary Transition

  • William Masters, Tufts University

9:15 - 10:15 AM | Lecture: Causal Methods in the Social Sciences

  • Jeffrey Smith, University of Wisconsin-Madison

10:15 - 10:30 AM | Break

10:30 - 11:30 AM | Panel Discussion: Data

  • Timothy Beatty, UC Davis
  • Michelle Ko, UC Davis
  • Emily Putnam-Hornstein, University of Southern California
  • Jesse Rothstein, UC Berkeley
  • Susan Sabatier, California Department of Public Health
  • Hilary Seligman, UC San Francisco

11:30 AM | Closing Remarks