Douglas Wiebe, Associate Professor of Epidemiology in Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Distinguished Faculty Seminar
See a videorecording of this seminar on our YouTube channel here.
Please plan now to join us for a special event featuring Dr. Sarah McMahon, Associate Professor, Social Work, and Associate Director, Center on Violence Against Women and Children at the Rutgers University School of Social work. Her presentation is highly relevant for students, faculty, and staff: "What would YOU do?: Involving students in campus sexual violence prevention through bystander intervention.”
Join us for a presentation by Rob Foss of University of North Carolina, speaking on transportation safety. The full presentation title is: "The Next Big Leap in Teen Driver Safety: Helping Novices Know How To Do What We Do without Knowing."
Please join us for an injury-prevention presentation by Dr. Charles C. Branas of the University of Pennsylvania.
Daniel W. Webster, ScD, MPH is Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Policy and Research and lead editor and contributor for Reducing Gun Violence in America: Informing Policy with Evidence and Analysis (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013). Dr. Webster has published more than 80 articles in scientific journals, most focusing on the prevention of violence involving guns, youth, and intimate partners.
Antonia Abbey is a Professor of Psychology at Wayne State University. She received her PhD in social psychology from Northwestern University. She has a longstanding interest in women's health and reducing violence against women. Her research interests in the domain of sexual assault include understanding the causes of sexual assault; alcohol’s role in sexual assault; and sexual assault measurement issues. She has published more than 100 journal articles and book chapters and has served on a variety of national advisory committees.
This event was webcast to those unable to attend in person. Here's a link to the archived webcast. We invite you to view it at your convenience.
Howard Spivak is currently the Director of the Division of Violence Prevention in the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Professor Barry Watson is the Director of the Centre for Accident Research & Road Safety - Qld (CARRS-Q), which is based at the Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia. He has more than 25 years experience in road safety research and policy development, arising from positions in government, industry, and academia.