Special Events

Fall of 20118

How And What Can We Predict Using Neuroimaging?

Neuroscience & Public Policy Seminar
Thursday, September 13, 2018 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Biotechnology Center Auditorium, Room 1111

Dr. Russ Poldrack from Stanford University will discuss the current state and future prospects of neuroprediction, with a particular focus on the need for methods that provide accurate generalization to new contexts and individuals. Additional information is at npp.wisc.edu/event/npp-seminar-by-dr-russ-poldrack/.

Resilience in Brain Aging

Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Annual Fall Lecture
Monday, October 1, 2018 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Gordon Dining & Event Center on the UW-Madison campus

This free community education event offers news about cutting-edge research in Alzheimer's disease and provides information to help people improve brain heath and live healthier lives. The event is sponsored by the Wisconsin Geriatric Education Center (WGEC). www.adrc.wisc.edu/annual-fall-lecture

Large-scale Genome-Wide Association Studies of Socioeconomic Outcomes

Philip Koellinger, Vrije University Amsterdam, Economics
The Center for Demography and Ecology (CDE) Demography Seminar
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 12:15 PM to 1:30 PM
8417 Sewell Social Sciences

Annual Colloquium on Aging

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Institute on Aging
Thursday, October 25, 2018 8:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Gordon Dining & Event Center on the UW-Madison campus

This annual Colloquium on Aging will showcase the latest research and resources on positive aging with speakers, a poster session and a health resource fair. This event is free and open to the public but requires pre-registration. To learn more about this event, please visit aging.wisc.edu/outreach/colloquium.php.

Dynamics of Health in Later Life and Implications for Mechanisms of Health Disparity

Christopher Seplaki, University of Rochester, Public Health Sciences
The Center for Demography and Ecology (CDE) Demography Seminar
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 12:15 PM to 1:30 PM
8417 Sewell Social Sciences

Social and Biological Perspectives on the Role of Employment Policies of the 1930s on Aging

David Rehkopf, Stanford University, School of Medicine
The Center for Demography and Ecology (CDE) Demography Seminar
Tuesday, Decmber 4, 2018 12:15 PM to 1:30 PM
8417 Sewell Social Sciences

Optimal Deductible Lengths in Health Insurance

Corina Mommaerts, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Economics
Institute for Research on Poverty Seminar
Thursday, Decmber 13, 2018 12:15 PM to 1:30 PM
8417 Sewell Social Sciences

Prior Special Events/Workshops