Population Health

Let’s Talk Pop Health

Image of a presenter speaking to a large group of peopleThe Population Health Initiative is working to amplify population health-related education and training activities across the UW’s three campuses by offering, partnering to offer, and/or promoting a range of events under the banner of, “Let’s Talk Pop Health.”

These offerings are a mix of virtual, in-person and hybrid workshops, lectures, seminars, film screenings, convenings and so forth, with the in-person activities to be held primarily in the Hans Rosling Center for Population Health as a means of activating it as the university’s hub for population health.

The current “Let’s Talk Pop Health” offerings for academic year 2021-22 are:

September 2021

Climate and Health Rapid Response – Heatwaves in the Pacific Northwest
August 26, 2021, 3 p.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW partner: Center for Health and the Global Environment

Climate futures: Estimating the present and future burden of disease attributable to temperature
September 3, 2021, 10:35 – 11:30 a.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW partner: Department of Health Metrics Sciences

Speaking Truth to Power: How to spot risk and guide your study PI/Sponsor to good patient outcomes
September 9, 2021, 12 – 2 p.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW partner: Institute of Translational Health Sciences

Wildfire smoke and health: From Local actions to global impacts
September 17, 2021, 10:35 a.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW Partner: Department of Health Metrics Sciences

When and How to Say No with Confidence
September 21, 2021, 12:00 p.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW Partner: Institute of Translational Health Science

Intent to Prevent: How innovation has no bounds: from printable solar panels to glucose sensors
September 21, 2021, 4:00 p.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW Partner: Novo Nordisk

Publish and Flourish: Tips for Writing and Submitting Your Manuscript
September 29, 2021, 12:00 p.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW Partner: Institute of Translational Health Science

Mariner Mental Health Outcomes and Needs During COVID-19
September 30, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Magnuson Health Sciences Center T (HST) (register)
UW Partner: Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences

October 2021

Climate and health: Connecting the Dots
October 1, 2021, 10:35 a.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW Partner: Department of Health Metrics Sciences

CSDE Weekly Seminar
October 1, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW Partner: Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Clean SHiFT: Safety and Health in Food Trucks
October 7, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Magnuson Health Sciences Center T (HST) (register)
UW Partner: Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences

CSDE Weekly Seminar
October 8, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW Partner: Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Lights Dance Festival 2021: Hello I am______ Film Screening
October 8, 2021, 12:00 p.m. Pacific, Hans Rosling Center for Population Health, Conference Room 101 (registration coming soon)
UW Partner: Light Dance Festival and Simpson Center for The Humanities

Unmaking the Bomb: Environmental Cleanup and the Politics of Impossibility
October 13, 2021, 3:30 p.m. Pacific, Simpson Center (registration coming soon)
UW Partner: Population Health Initiative and Simpson Center for The Humanities

HMS Bi-Weekly Seminar Name
October 15, 2021, 10:35 a.m. Pacific, Hans Rosling Center for Population Health, Conference Room 101 (register)
UW Partner: Department of Health Metrics Sciences

CSDE Weekly Seminar
October 15, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW Partner: Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Microsoft Word for the Social Sciences Workshop
October 15, 2021, 1:30 p.m. Pacific, 117 Savery (register)
UW Partner: Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Restart WA Presentation
October 21, 2021, 12:00 p.m. Pacific, Hans Rosling Center for Population Health, Conference Room 101 (registration coming soon)
Population Health Initiative

Climate Voice Program
October 21, 2021, 11:00 a.m Pacific, Paccar Hall (register)
UW Partner: EarthLab

CSDE Weekly Seminar
October 22, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW Partner: Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

UW Community Circle
October 26, 2021, 4:00 p.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW Partner: Population Health Initiative, Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity, School of Public Health, and Race and Equity Initiative

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Workshop
October 28 & 29, 2021, 8:00 a.m. Pacific, Virtual, (registration coming soon)
UW Partner: Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity and Race and Equity Initiative

Findings from the Washington State Farm Resilience Survey: Impacts and Adaptations During COVID-19
October 28, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Magnuson Health Sciences Center T (HST) (register)
UW Partner: Environmental & Occupational Health

Basics of REDCap Survey and Project Design Workshop
October 29, 2021, 1:00 p.m. Pacific, 117 Savery (register)
UW Partner: Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

CSDE Weekly Seminar
October 29, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW Partner: Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

November 2021

Crowdfunding as a response to COVID-19: Increasing inequities at a time of crisis
November 3, 2021, 3:30 p.m. Pacific, Hans Rosling Center for Population Health, Conference Room 101 (registration coming soon)
UW Partner: Population Health Initiative and Simpson Center for The Humanities

Green Dialysis: Improving Sustainability and Equitability in Kidney Care
November 4, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Magnuson Health Sciences Center T (HST) (register)
UW Partner: Environmental & Occupational Health

HMS Bi-Weekly Seminar Name
November 5, 2021, 10:35 a.m. Pacific, Hans Rosling Center for Population Health, Conference Room 101 (register)
UW Partner: Department of Health Metrics Sciences

CSDE Weekly Seminar
November 5, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW Partner: Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Digital Health Technology Convening
November 6th or 11th, 2021, 9:30 a.m. Pacific, Hans Rosling Center for Population Health, Conference Room 155 (registration coming soon)
UW Partner: Population Health Initiative and Buerk Center for Entrepreneurship

Introduction to Power BI Workshop
November 8, 2021, 2021, 10:00 a.m. Pacific, 117 Savery (register)
UW Partner: Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

CSDE Weekly Seminar
November 12, 2021, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW Partner: Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Ocean Nexus: with Anand Giridharadas
November 17, 2021, 11:00 a.m Pacific, Virtual (registration coming soon)
UW Partner: EarthLab

Public Service Strategies in Environmental Justice and Health Equity
November 18, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Magnuson Health Sciences Center T (HST) (register)
UW Partner: Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences

HMS Bi-Weekly Seminar 
November 19, 2021, 10:35 a.m. Pacific, Hans Rosling Center for Population Health, Conference Room 101 (register)
UW Partner: Department of Health Metrics Sciences

CSDE Weekly Seminar
November 19, 2021, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW Partner: Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

December 2021

Integrating Public Health and Health Equity into Forest and Fire Management
December 2, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Magnuson Health Sciences Center T (HST) (register)
UW Partner: Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences

HMS Bi-Weekly Seminar Name
December 3, 2021, 10:35 a.m. Pacific, Hans Rosling Center for Population Health, Conference Room 101 (register)
UW Partner: Department of Health Metrics Sciences

CSDE Weekly Seminar
December 3, 2021, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Virtual (register)
UW Partner: Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Inaugural Lecture honoring Gilbert Omenn: Linda Birnbaum, Former Head of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
December 9, 2021, 12:30 p.m. Pacific, Location TBD, (registration coming soon)
UW Partner: Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences

Please contact us if you are organizing population health-related events that you would like support in partnering and/or marketing under the “Let’s Talk Pop Health” banner.