Turning the Tide: A New Generation of Public Health Interventions

Friday, April 28, 2017
Columbia Faculty House 
64 Morningside Drive
New York, NY 10027

Thank you for attending Turning the Tide: A New Generation of Public Health Interventions!

To view the conference live stream, click here. To view presentation powerpoints, click on the presentation titles below. 

Designing effective, methodologically rigorous, and sustainable interventions demands ongoing exploration. This conference highlights the evolving public health intervention landscape including technology-based interventions, multi-level interventions, social marketing and social policy interventions, behavioral economics and cutting-edge analytic techniques.

Turning the Tide convened leading social and behavioral public health scientists from across the country. Attendees included faculty and students from a variety of public health schools, leaders from non-profit organizations, government workers, doctors, research scientists and public health practitioners. The conference provided a unique focus on experiential workshops to facilitate discourse, networking and application of methods.

Guest Speakers and their presentations: (click on titles for pdfs)

Optimizing Interventions

Applying Technology

Enhancing Rigor

For further information, please contact Azure Nowara, aen2129@columbia.edu.

Conference Organizers: 

Dr. Gina Wingood, Director, Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion, Sidney and Helaine Lerner Professor of Public Health Promotion, gw2326@columbia.edu

Dr. Rachel Shelton, Associate Director of Research, Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion, rs3108@columbia.edu

Azure Nowara, Center Coordinator, Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion, aen2129@columbia.edu

Please stay tuned for information regarding next year's Lerner Center conference!