The American Academy of Health Behavior

Agenda - Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017  Back to Conference Overview 
 
 6:30 am - 7:15 am
 Upper Terrace
 
 Morning Exercise Session: Functional Fitness & Mobility
 
 (led by Katie Heinrich, PhD, Kansas State University)

 7:30 am - 7:30 pm
 Kiva Entry
 
 Meeting Registration
 
 Thank You Sponsors!

Corporate Sponsors - Nationwide Children's Center for Research and Policy & Stata

 and In-Kind Sponsor - University of Arizona

 7:30 am - 8:30 am
 Flying V Restaurant
 
 Breakfast and Roundtables (breakfast included in registration)

 New members, attendees, and students are encouraged to join a roundtable and meet senior Academy members.

 8:45 am - 9:00 am
 Kiva A

 
 Introduction to Speakers

 
Jay Maddock, PhD, FAAHB

 9:00 am - 9:30 am
 Kiva A
 
 Beyond the Genome: Advancing Precision Medicine through Personalized
 Health Behavior Change Interventions
       
 Leigh Ann Simmons, PhD - Duke University School of Nursing

Simmons LA AAHB Final Handouts.pdf

 9:30 am - 10:00 am
 Kiva A
 
 Using Genomics & Genetic Information to Motivate Behavior Change
        

 Colleen M. McBride, PhD - Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University

AAHB_talk_McBride_penult4.pdf

 10:00 am - 10:30 am  
 Major Initiatives at NIH:  All of Us and the BRAIN Initiative

 Gregory K. Farber, PhD - 
Director, Office of Technology Development and Coordination

 National Institute of Mental Health/National Institutes of Health

AAHB_Farber.pdf


 10:30 am - 10:45 am  
 Break (Light snacks and and beverages provided)

 
10:45 am - 11:15 am
 Kiva A

 Can Genomic Information Guide Precision Treatment of Weight Management?   
  

 Molly S. Bray, PhD - University of Texas at Austin

Bray_AAHB_Mar2017_FINAL.pdf

 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
 Kiva A
 
 Panel Discussion

 Moderator: Jay Maddock, PhD, FAAHB
  


 12:15 pm - 12:45 pm  
 Judy K. Black Award and Presentation
  
 2017 Awardee - Samuel D. Towne Jr., PhD, MPH, CPH 

  "Trends in Geospatial Correlates of Fall-related Hospitalizations and Asset Mapping of Fall Prevention Interventions for Vulnerable Older Adults"


 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
 Kiva A
 
 Professional Development and Mentoring Luncheon (registration is required)

 An Introduction to Working with Secondary Data

 Matthew E. Rossheim, PhD - George Mason University

 Thank You Sponsors - AAHB Fellows

 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
 Kiva A
 
 Optional Workshop
(registration is required)

 Managing and Analyzing Secondary Data with Stata

 Matthew E. Rossheim, PhD - George Mason University
 
 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

 Executive Board Room

 Past President's Meeting (Past Presidents Only)
 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 Kiva B
 
 Poster Session and Reception

 (Light hors d'oeuvres, 1 free drink per person and cash bar; guest tickets available)

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