Upcoming Events

Not Just Contextual Factors: Qualitative Approaches in Implementation Science

Elissa Faro, PhDElissa Faro, PhD, is a medical anthropologist who started her career in quality improvement at the National Institute for Children’s Health Quality. As her experience in quality improvement has evolved, she has become increasingly interested in its intersection with growing field of implementation science and importance of qualitative methods in both fields. Please join us for her lecture on this intersection.


Elissa Z. Faro, PhD

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Associate Director, Pediatric Quality, Children's Hospital at Montefiore

Event details

Wednesday, November 20 from 1 to 2 p.m.

C44-A GH (Elevator BW, Level 4)

Community Engagement Lecture: Engaging Students in Communities to Research Health Habits

Participants attending this presentation will learn:

  • How to engage community partners
  • Methods for change to modify a community’s health behaviors

Linda SnetselaarSpeaker

Linda Snetselaar, PhD, RDN, LD

  • Professor and Chair, Preventive Nutrition
  • Director, Nutrition Center
  • Associate Provost, Outreach and Engagement

Event details

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 from 12 to 1 p.m.

C44-A GH (Elevator BW, Level 4)


University of Iowa Research Services Fair Round Tables

The Research Development Office (RDO), a unit of the Office of the Vice President for Research, is pleased to invite researchers of all levels and research support staff to the second annual University of Iowa Research Services Fair (RSF). The RSF will provide an opportunity for researchers to learn about the many campus resources and services available for their research and scholarship.

Community engagement round tables

  • Broader Impacts/Community Engagement from 2 to 3 p.m.
  • Broader Impacts/Community Engagement from 3 to 4 p.m.
  • Research-related topics from 4 to 5 p.m.

Event details

Thursday, October 10 from 1:00 to 6:30 p.m.

Hancher Auditorium

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