Upcoming IBS Colloquia & Events

Conference: International Conference on Aging in the Americas (ICAA): Health, Social, and Economic Dynamics of Hispanic and Latin American Aging
September 23-25, 2014
The 2014 ICAA will focus on the social and economic demography of Hispanic aging, migration, and immigrant adaptation and Latino integration. For information on conference schedule, locations, and other information, visit the ICAA 2014 Conference Website.
Sponsored by the Institute of Behavioral Science at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Tuesday, Sept 23, 2:00 to 3:00 PM, IBS Room 155B
Connecting with Adolescents and Capturing Health-Risk Behaviors in the Digital Age
Candice L. Odgers, Associate Professor of Public Policy and Psychology and Neuroscience, and Associate Director of the Center for Child and Family Policy, Duke Population and Research Institute
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Sponsored by the Health & Society and Problem Behavior & Positive Youth Development Programs.
Friday, Sept 26, 12:30 to 1:30 PM, IBS Room 155B
The 20th Century Surge of Excess Adult Male Mortality
Dr. Hiram Beltran-Sanchez, University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Co-sponsored by CUPC and the ICAA Conference on Health, Social, and Economic Dynamics of Hispanic and Latin American Aging
Wednesday, Oct 8, 12:30 to 1:30 PM, IBS Room 155B
Are Health Inequalities Infectious? Social Factors, Immune Function, and Health
Dr. Jennifer Dowd, CUNY School of Public Health, City University of New York
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Co-sponsored by CUPC and the conference on Integrating Genetics and the Social Sciences
Conference: Integrating Genetics and the Social Sciences ~ CU Population Center
October 9-10, 2014
The Integrating Genetics and the Social Sciences conference showcases behavioral and molecular genetic studies that enhance demographic and social scientific inquiry and integrate genetics and the social sciences. Researchers from any of the biological or social sciences are encouraged to participate.
Supported by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development and the Population Association of America, with additional funds provided by the NICHD funded CU Population Center, the Office of Behavioral and Social Science Research, and the Institute of Behavioral Science at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
IGSS 2014 Conference Website
Friday, Oct 31, 3:30 to 5:00 PM, IBS Room 155B
Climate Change, Violence and Institutions in Kenya: Evidence from a 2014 National Survey
Dr. John O'Loughlin, Department of Geography, Dr. Jaroslav Tir, Department of Political Science, and Dr. Terry McCabe, Department of Anthropology, University of Colorado Boulder
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Co-sponsored by CUPC and the CU Department of Geography
Thursday, Dec 4, 12:30 to 1:30 PM, IBS Room 155B
Examining the Unfulfilled Promise of Hospice and the Paradox of Underutilization
Dr. Karen Luftey & Emily Hammad, Department of Health & Behavioral Sciences, University of Colorado Denver
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Sponsored by CUPC