HSSP Seminar Archives

James Dearing – November 8, 2017

Professor and Chairperson of the Department of Communication
Michigan State University
“Applied Network Approaches to Diffusion of Health Innovations”
https://ihpme.adobeconnect.com/p2fygr2mvvmz/ – [Adobe Connect Webinar]

The “Strategies to Scale Up Social Programs” report that was mentioned in the lecture can be downloaded here: http://www.wallacefoundation.org/knowledge-center/Documents/Strategies-to-Scale-Up-Social-Programs.pdf


Amanda M. Beacom – December 6, 2017

Visiting Scholar at the Carroll School of Management, Boston College
“Multilevel Perspectives on the Diffusion of Health Care Best Practices”
https://ihpme.adobeconnect.com/ppr7sbuwpwbe/ – [Adobe Connect Webinar]

Amanda M. Beacom’s presentation slides are available here: https://ihpme.utoronto.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Beacom-UTSeminar-Dec17.pdf [PDF]


Jon Salsberg – February 21, 2018

Senior Lecturer Primary Health Care Research, Public and Patient Involvement, University of Limerick
“Measuring and Influencing Community, Patient and Public Engagement Through Social Network Analysis”
https://ihpme.adobeconnect.com/p7ng7rgiuhvq/ – [Adobe Connect Webinar]


Alicia Bunger – March 21, 2018

Associate Professor, College of Social Work, Ohio State University
“Examining Network Evolution in Health and Human Services: The Opportunities and Pitfalls of Naturalistic Study Designs”
https://ihpme.adobeconnect.com/pv8y7zeh8ote/ – [Adobe Connect Webinar]


Douglas Luke – May 23, 2018

Professor and Director of the Centre for Public Health Systems Science (CPHSS), The Brown School
“Systems Science Methods in Public Health: Dynamics, Networks, and Agents”
https://ihpme.adobeconnect.com/pa33xb9vzh6d/ – [Adobe Connect Webinar]

Additional Readings:

  • Luke, D. A., Hammond, R. A., Combs, T., Sorg, A., Kasman, M., Mack-Crane, A., … & Henriksen, L. (2017). Tobacco town: Computational modeling of policy options to reduce tobacco retailer density. American journal of public health, 107(5), 740-746.
  • Luke, D. A., & Stamatakis, K. A. (2012). Systems science methods in public health: dynamics, networks, and agents. Annual review of public health, 33, 357-376.
  • Tracy, M., Cerdá, M., & Keyes, K. M. (2018). Agent-Based Modeling in Public Health: Current Applications and Future Directions. Annual review of public health, 39, 77-94.