|Epidemiology Student Organization (ESO)|
ESO provides an organized student voice within the Department of Epidemiology and represents epidemiology students to the School of Public Health and the University. We are welcoming faces to new students and faculty, organizers of both social and professional development events, liaisons to the department for student concerns about policies or curricula, and responsible for maintaining the Epidemiology Student Room, a place for all students in the department to study and socialize.
Annual ESO academic events include:
Annual ESO social events include:
ESO sends representatives to:
(If you are interested in serving as a representative of ESO or would like to learn more about our involvement with these organizations, please contact any one of the officers listed below.)
The 2012-2013 ESO officers are:
Please contact any one of us with questions or updates concerning ESO activities.
Upcoming ESO events:ESO Back-to-school Social Hour
When: August 29 from 5pm-7pm
Where: Weaver St. Market
What? Kick back and relax with all of your Epi friends, new and old. Free appetizers will be provided!
ESO Fall Picnic
Friday, September 20 from 5pm to 8:30pm
Where: Pavilion at Wilson Park
Upcoming academic events:
Title: The Origin of AIDS
Presented by Dr. Jacques Pépin, Associated Professor, Université de Sherbrooke
When: 9:00am, September 27, 2013
Where: Rosenau Auditorium (0133)
What: ESO Fall Lecture. Refreshments provided!
Recent academic events:
"The Fire Breathing Dragon: Facing History in Translating Neighborhood Research into Practice"
Presented by Dr. Jennifer Ahern, Assistant Professor, University of California, Berkeley School of Public Health.
March 27, 2013
"Neglected Study Designs in Epidemiology"
Presented by Dr. Clare Weinberg, Chief, Biostatistics Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences.
November 15, 2012
"Round Peg in a Square Hole: Epidemiology and Obesity" (flyer)
Presented by Dr. Thomas Glass, Professor of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
April 25, 2012
"Racial and Socioeconomic Disparities in Cardiovascular Disease: The John Henryism Hypothesis"
Presented by Dr. Sherman James, Professor of Public Policy, Duke University Sanford School of Public Policy.
December 6, 2011
"Epidemiology methods are useless. They can only give you answers"
Presented by Dr. Miguel Hernán, Professor of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health
April 6, 2011
"Radiation and lymphoma: Evidence of associations under long latencies"
Presented by Dr. David Richardson, Associate Professor of Epidemiology, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health.
January 26, 2011
Seminar and computer lab workshop on hierarchical linear models in epidemiology ( Slides)
Presented by Dr. Lynne Messer, Assistant Research Professor, Center for Health Policy & Inequalities Research at the Duke Global Health Institute and Children's Environmental Health Initiative
October 27, 2010
Students are strongly encouraged to pay annual dues of $20 to support all of these activities and maintain our services in the epidemiology student room. We can accept cash and checks (made out to "UNC ESO"). Please place your money in the can in Nancy's office, and thank you for supporting ESO!
|Last updated August 23, 2013|