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InCHIP Lecture: William H. George

Thursday, April 27, 2017
12:30pm – 1:30pm

Storrs Campus
J. Ray Ryan Building, Room 204

InCHIP Lecture Series, Spring 2017

"'Heat of the Moment' Experiments: Mediators and Moderators of the Alcohol and Sex Risk Link"

William H. George, PhD

- Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Washington

- Adjunct Professor, Department of American Ethnic Studies, University of Washington

***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:


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*** About the Speaker ***

William H. George, PhD, is Professor of Psychology and Adjunct Professor of American Ethnic Studies at the University of Washington (UW) in Seattle. He hails from Chicago’s Southside and attended Lindblom Technical High School. Dr. George completed his BA at Rockford College majoring in Psychology and minoring in Criminology. He completed his PhD training at UW, including his Clinical Psychology Internship and postdoctoral fellowship in addictions. From 1984 to 1991, he was Assistant to Associate Professor at the State University of New York at Buffalo. Dr. George is internationally-known for his research focusing on the role of alcohol in sexual arousal, sexual risk, and sexual assault. He also studies cultural issues related to addictions and sexuality. Dr. George has mentored 25 doctoral dissertations and twice won his department’s award for graduate mentorship. He has been Principal Investigator or Co-Investigator on a variety of NIH funded projects and has published over 150 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters.

***Web Stream***

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***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.

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