HEB Community and Behavioral Science Seminars

Seminars are held on the 3rd Friday of each month from 12:00-1:00pm in Yon Hall Conference Room 15


Winter/Spring 2017


January 20

  • SPEAKER — Gay Koehler-Sides, M.P.H., C.P.H., Program Coordinator, Florida Department of Health in Alachua County.
    TITLE — “Florida Department of Health Area 3/13 HIV/STD program overview

February 17

  • SPEAKER – Catherine W. Striley, Ph.D., MSW, ACSW, MPE. Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology, University of Florida
    TITLE – “Partnering with Community Members to Improve Individual and Population Health”

April  14

  • SPEAKER — J. Scott Tonigan, Ph.D., Research Professor, Center on Alcoholism. Abuse and Addictions, Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico
    TITLE – “More Than Taking a Chair: Alcoholics Anonymous Benefit, Mechanisms, and Social Dynamics”

Fall 2016


September 23

  • SPEAKER – Anthony Delisle, Ph.D., Executive Director for Independent Living of North Central Florida
    TITLE – “The Role of Community Based Organizations in Health Promotion Research and Practice”

October 21

  • SPEAKER – Matthew Martens, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Administration and Faculty Affairs and Professor, Department of Educational, School & Counseling Psychology, University of Missouri
    TITLE – “Using Brief Motivational Interventions to Promote Positive Behavior Change”

November 18

  • SPEAKER – Jesse Dallery, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Florida
    TITLE – “Behavioral and Digital Technology to Promote Health Behavior”

Winter/Spring 2016


January 15

  • SPEAKER – Jalie Tucker, Ph.D., M.P.H., Chair and Professor, UF Department of Health Education and Behavior
    TITLE – “Population Health Review and Response to the New Opiate Epidemic”

February 19

  • SPEAKER – Robert Cook, M.D., M.P.H., B.S.P.H., UF Departments of Epidemiology and Medicine
    TITLE – “Does Alcohol and Marijuana use Correlate with Treatment for Persons Living with HIV in Florida?”

March 10

  • SPEAKER – Delia S. West, Ph.D., Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina
    TITLE – Stanley Lecture: TBD

April 15

  • SPEAKER – James G. Murphy, Ph.D., Department of Psychology, University of Memphis
    TITLE – “Novel Behavioral Economic Approaches for Measuring Substance Abuse Severity and Motivating Change”