The Professional Development and Mentoring Council will offer sessions on
Tuesday March 2nd & Friday March 5th - 2021
Topics vary year to year, but are intended to support the professional development of AAHB members and graduate students.
All conference participants are invited to attend the professional development and mentoring sessions
Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Presenter: Matthew E. Rossheim, PhD, MPH, CHP
George Mason University
Title: "Managing and Analyzing Secondary Data with Stata"
This professional development session is designed for graduate students and researchers who have yet to use secondary data.
Description: This workshop is designed to give participants an introduction to using Stata for secondary data analysis. This PDMC presentation will include information on merging and appending data, cleaning and recoding variables, and conducting basic descriptive, bivariate, and multivariable analyses, as well as creating graphs.
Tuesday's PDMC Sponsor: Stata
Sign up for the Luncheon and/or Optional workshop with your conference registration or email email@example.com to sign up!
Professional Development - Mentor/Mentees
Presenter: Matthew Lee Smith, PhD, MPH, CHES, FGSA, FAAHB
Texas A&M University
Title: Keys to Quality Mentorship and Productive Collaborations: Lessons Learned from AAHB Scholars
This interactive session will provide attendees with tips and strategies essential to form strong and productive mentor/mentee relationships and collaborations.
The session will begin with brief presentations from the AAHB Research Scholars Mentorship Program (RSMP) cohorts to highlight their efforts over the past year. Then, a panel discussion will be facilitated to enable mentor/mentee pairs to share lessons learned and address questions from the audience. Past RSMP cohorts and those interested in being part of the 2021 RSMP are encouraged to attend.
Friday's PDMC Sponsor: AAHB Fellows