Conference attendees view 42 research posters from faculty, students and community organizations.

Current News & Events

List of Current News & Events
Event Date News & Events
  Winners of Student Poster Awards 2017
Click here to view the list of 2017 Graduate and Undergraduate Student Poster Award Winners
Due Date:
Sept. 25, 2017
Title: Pilot Research Grants
Deadline for Letter of Intent: Sept. 25, 2017, 12 noon
Oct. 20, 2017 Title: St. David’s CHPR Colloquium Series: “Keeping up with the NIH: Change in Policies & Processes for Human Subjects Research at NIH”
Time/Location: 12-1 PM, NUR 4.180
Speaker: Sharon Horner, PhD, RN, FAAN, Associate Dean for Research, School of Nursing
Nov. 10, 2017 Title: St. David’s CHPR Colloquium Series: “Using REDCap to Manage Your Research – Ideas and Exemplars”
Time/Location: 12-1 PM, NUR 4.180
Speaker: Kathy C. Richards, PhD, RN, FAAN, Research Professor & Janet Morrison, PhD, RN, Research Scientist, School of Nursing
Dec. 8, 2017 Title: St. David’s CHPR Colloquium Series: “Cultural Competency in Chronic Disease & Healthy Lifestyle Interventions”
Time/Location: 12-1 PM, NUR 4.180
Speaker: Deborah Parra-Medina, PhD, Professor & Inaugural Director of the Latino Research Initiative, Department of Mexican American & Latina/o Studies, College of Liberal Arts
Due Date:
Dec. 15, 2017
Title: St. David’s CHPR 2018 Conference
Poster Abstracts Due –  Authors of Accepted Abstracts will be notified by January 24, 2018
Due Date:
Dec. 20, 2017
Title: Pilot Research Grants
Complete grant proposal application from finalists due
Feb. 9, 2018 Title: St. David’s CHPR Colloquium Series: “Genes, Diets, and Exercise: How they Interact to Influence Energy Balance and Obesity” 
Time/Location: 12-1 PM, NUR 4.180
Speaker: Molly Bray, PhD, Department Chair & Professor, Department of Nutritional Sciences, College of Natural Sciences
Feb. 21, 2018 Title: St. David’s CHPR Annual Conference – poster session
Time/Location: 11AM-12 PM, TCC 2.120
Accepted poster presentations
Registration:  REQUIRED
Cost: Included with Annual Conference Registration
Feb. 21, 2018 Title: St. David’s CHPR Annual Conference: “Health Disparities in the Precision Health Era”
Time/Location: 12-4:30 PM, TCC 3.102
Registration: REQUIRED
Cost: Early Bird Rate until February 12: $10 Students, $20 Faculty
Regular Rate, February 13-21: $15 Students, $35 Faculty
Speaker: Usha Menon, PhD, RN, FAAN
“From the Frontline: What Does Precision Health Mean to Me?”
Associate Dean for Research & Global Advances, University of Arizona, College of Nursing
Mar. 30, 2018 Title: St. David’s CHPR Colloquium Series: “The Metabolic Effects of Prolonged Sitting Can’t Be Overcome by an Acute Bout of Exercise”
Time/Location: 12-1 PM, NUR 4.180
Speaker: Edward Coyle, PhD, Professor, Department of Kinesiology & Health Education, College of Education
Apr. 13, 2018 Title: St. David’s CHPR Colloquium Series: "The Contribution of Negative Cognitive Biases to Depression"
Time/Location: 12-1 PM, NUR 4.180
Speaker: Christopher Beevers, PhD, Professor & Director of the Institute for Mental Health Research, Department of Psychology, College of Liberal Arts
May 4, 2018 Title: St. David’s CHPR Colloquium Series: Title Pending
Time/Location: 12-1 PM, NUR 4.180
Speaker: Edward (Ted) Mills, PhD, Associate Professor, College of Pharmacy


Archived News & Events

List of 2017 Archived News & Events
Event Date News & Events
Sept. 13, 2017 Title: St. David’s CHPR Mini-Symposium: “Brain Health in the Precision Health Era”
Time/Location: 8:30-11 AM, TCC Auditorium
Registration: REQUIRED – Breakfast Provided
Cost: Free
April 7, 2017 Title: St. David's Monthly Colloquium: Feeding us lies: A critical examination of the role of food culture and marketing activity in health disparities
Time/Location: 12-1 PM, NUR 4.180
Speaker: Kevin Thomas, PhD, Assistant Professor, Stan Richard's School of Advertising & Public Relations, Moody College of Communication
March 30, 2017 Title: St. David’s CHPR Annual Conference: Innovative & Effective Approaches to Health Behavior Change Across the Lifespan.
Time/Location: 11:30 AM - 4:30 PM, Thompson Conference Center
Keynote Speaker: Tom Baranowski, PhD, Professor of Pediatrics and Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine
Keynote Talk: “Videogames for children’s health: Serious or entertaining?
March 24, 2017 Title: St. David’s Monthly Colloquium: Conducting Community-Based Participatory Research: Insights and Lessons Learned from the Field.
Time/Location: 12-1 PM, NUR 4.180
Speaker: Erin Rodriguez, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education
March 3, 2017 Title: St. David’s Monthly Colloquium: Promotion and Prevention Research in the Mobile Era: Hacking Health
Time/Location: 12 PM, NUR 4.180
Speaker: Brad Love, PhD, Associate Professor, Stan Richards School of Advertising & Public Relations, Moody College of Communication
Due Date:
Feb. 1, 2017
Title: Pilot Research Grants
Submission of complete grant proposal: Feb. 1, 2017, 12 noon