Conference Agenda

Turning the Tide:

A New Generation of Public Health Interventions

 
April 28, 2017
Columbia Faculty House, NYC
 
*Attendees will be asked to join one Workgroup (A, B, or C) per topic. 

Doors open at 7:30am. A light breakfast buffet will be served.

8:30 – 8:45

Introductions

8:45 – 9:00

History of Public Health, Ron Bayer, PhD and Lisa Metsch, PhD

9:00 – 10:20

Optimizing Interventions

 

9:00 – 9:05        Introductions, James Colgrove, PhD

9:05 – 9:25        Behavioral Economic Interventions, Christina

                          Roberto, PhD

9:25 – 9:45        Multilevel Interventions, Meredith Minkler, DrPH

9:45 – 10:05      Social Policy Interventions, Mark 

                          Hatzenbuehler, PhD

10:05 – 10:20    Discussion (Q&A) moderated by James Colgrove

10:20 – 10:30  

Break

10:30 – 11:30

Optimizing Interventions (Workgroups)* 

 

  • Workgroup A:   Behavioral Economic Interventions

  • Workgroup B:   Multilevel Interventions

  • Workgroup C:   Social Policy Interventions 

11:30 – 12:30      

Lunch Buffet (Catered by the Faculty House)

12:30 – 1:50    

Applying Technology 

 

12:30 – 12:35    Introductions, Daniel Giovenco, PhD

12:35 – 12:55    Google & Social Marketing, Joe Smyser, PhD

12:55 – 1:15      Text Delivered Interventions, Lorien Abroms, ScD

1:15 – 1:35        Technology for Mixed Methods & Big Data, Merlin

                          Chowkwanyun, PhD

1:35 – 1:50         Discussion (Q&A) moderated by Daniel Giovenco

1:50 – 2:00  

Break

2:00 – 3:00  

Applying Technology (Workgroups)*

 

  • Workgroup A:   Internet Delivered Interventions

  • Workgroup B:   Text Delivered Interventions

  • Workgroup C:   Technology for Mixed Methods & Big Data

3:00 – 3:15  

Break

3:15 – 4:35  

Enhancing Rigor: Intervention Methods & Analyses

 

3:15 – 3:20         Introductions, Ana Abraido-Lanza, PhD

3:20 – 3:40        Rapid Evaluation Methods, David Holtgrave, PhD

3:40 – 4:00        Multiphase Optimization Strategy (MOST), Linda

                          Collins, PhD

4:00 – 4:20        Social Network Analyses, Tom Valente, PhD

4:20 – 4:35        Discussion (Q&A) moderated by Ana Abraido-Lanza

4:35 – 4:45

Break

4:45 – 5:45  

Enhancing Rigor: Intervention Methods & Analyses (Workgroups)*

 

  • Workgroup A:   Rapid Evaluation Methods

  • Workgroup B:   Multi-phase Optimization Strategy (MOST)

  • Workgroup C:   Social Network Analyses

5:45 – 6:00

Closing Remarks

6:00 – 9:00  

Reception: Arts and Crafts Beer Parlor, SoHa (Premium open bar and pub food)