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InCHIP Lecture: Mary Jane Rotheram-Borus

Thursday, March 9, 2017
12:30pm – 1:30pm

Storrs Campus
J. Ray Ryan Building, Room 204

InCHIP Lecture Series, Spring 2017

"Implementing Scalable HIV Prevention Interventions for Women and Adolescents in South Africa and the US"

Mary Jane Rotheram-Borus, PhD

- Director, Global Center for Children and Families, University of California, Los Angeles

- Professor-in-Residence, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Department of Psychiatry, University of California, Los Angeles

- Director, Center for Community Health, University of California, Los Angeles

***Lecture Location***

Video Conference Room 204 on the second floor of the Ryan Building at 2006 Hillside Road at the University of Connecticut in Storrs. For directions and maps, see: http://chip.uconn.edu/about/directions-to-chip/.

***RSVP***

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Any questions regarding the lecture series, please contact lectureseries@chip.uconn.edu.

*** About the Speaker ***

Dr. Rotheram-Borus designs and implements interventions that have lasting effects on research science and public health, in part because she has long been committed to finding and including in her program designs what Harvard’s Clayton Christensen has called disruptive innovations: new ways of approaching health care and science that shake up the industry by making something easier, less expensive, and better. Beginning with her early successes changing the way shelters think about teen suicide prevention and turning social skills into a game for elementary school students, Dr. Rotheram-Borus has continuously implemented her vision of making science useful, realistic, and accessible to those who need it. She has worked in the area of HIV for the past 25 years. Dr. Rotheram-Borus has received more than 70+ grants from funders such as the National Institute of Health as well as private foundations and has published over 350 journal articles.

***Web Stream***

LIVE: The InCHIP Lectures Series can be viewed via a live web stream by clicking on the webcast "play button" for the selected talk. ARCHIVED: If you missed the live webcast, use the same button to access the archived video, available by the afternoon of the next business day.

***About the InCHIP Lecture Series***

The InCHIP Lecture Series provides an invaluable forum for researchers -- at InCHIP, throughout the UConn community and beyond -- to learn about new work, late-breaking findings, and emerging trends from leading figures in health behavior and health behavior change.

For the Spring 2017 InCHIP Lecture Series schedule, visit http://chip.uconn.edu/lecture-series/2016-2017-lecture-series/.

Contact:

lectureseries@chip.uconn.edu

Institute for Collaboration on Health, Intervention, and Policy (primary), Connecticut Institute for Clinical and Translational Science, UConn Health Community Events, UConn Health Master Calendar

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