PHHP Days 2024 Oral Presentation Schedule

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Aphasia: Day 1 – 1:15pm-2:15pm
Artificial Intelligence: Day 1 – 2:15pm-3:15pm
Cognition & Aging: Day 1 – 9:15am-10:15am
Environmental & Global Health: Day 1 – 1:15pm-2:15pm
Faculty Symposia: Day 1 – 3:30pm-5:00pm | Day 2 – 3:30pm-5:00pm
Hearing/Speech: Day 1 – 2:15pm-3:15pm
Human Health: Day 1 – 1:15pm-2:15pm | Day 1 – 2:15pm-3:15pm
Infectious Diseases: Day 1 – 1:15pm-2:15pm
Injuries & Muscular System: Day 1 – 2:15pm-3:15pm | Day 2 – 1:15pm-2:15pm
Neurodevelopment & Mental Health: Day 1 – 1:15pm-2:15pm

Obesity & Weight Loss: Day 1 – 2:15pm-3:15pm
Parkinson’s Disease: Day 2 – 9:15am-10:15am
Public Health/Policy: Day 2 – 9:15am-10:15am
Reproductive & Maternal Health: Day 2 – 9:15am-10:15am
Respiratory Rehab/Function: Day 1 – 9:15am-10:15am
Statistical Modeling/Tech & Wearable Devices: Day 2 – 1:15pm-2:15pm
Statistical Modeling & AI: Day 2 – 1:15pm-2:15pm | Day 2 – 2:15pm-3:15pm
Substance Abuse: Day 2 – 2:15pm-3:15pm

MPH Capstones Day 2
G112 – 9:15am-10:15am | 1:15pm-2:15pm | 2:15pm-3:15pm

Day 1 – 4/15

Time Block: 9:15am-10:15am

MPH Capstones

Room G105

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
9:15am-9:25am Mya Gardner Master’s Student Sarah McKune Assessing the Barriers and Facilitators of Establishing and Building Trusting Relationships Between Black Women and Reproductive Health Care Providers: A Qualitative Descriptive Design Study
9:30am-9:40am Ashley Barnes Master’s Student Ashby F Walker An Inclusive Sex Education Campaign Proposal for LGBTQ+ & Trans Adolescents
9:45am-9:55am Brenda Maynor Master’s Student Sarah Catalanotto The Landscape of Women’s Reproductive Healthcare Access post Roe v. Wade
10:00am-10:10am Terrena Smart Master’s Student Noah Hammarlund Maternal Health Disparities: The Importance of Increasing Breastfeeding Rates among non-Hispanic Black Women

MPH Capstones (Hybrid Presentations)

Room G112

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
9:15am-9:25am Claire Hartloge Master’s Student Benjamin Anderson Comparison of Serological Assays for the Diagnosis of Leptospirosis: ImmunoDOT and Microagglutination Test (MAT)
9:30am-9:40am Christopher Morelli Master’s Student Valery E. Madsen Beau De Rochars Minnesota’s Antimicrobial Stewardship Campaign: A Potential Template with Broader Applications?
9:45am-9:55am Danielle Lahn Master’s Student Lindsey King Self-Managed Abortion; Safe and Supported Training Evaluation
10:00am-10:10am Sarah Wheeler Master’s Student Lee Revere Trends in colorectal cancer screening amongst adults 45-49 years old in the United States, 2020 to 2022

Cognition & Aging

Room G301-A

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
9:15am-9:25am Joshua Gertler Master’s Student Dawn Bowers Apathy and resting state brain connectivity in cognitively normal older adults at risk for Alzheimer’s disease: a multisite study
9:30am-9:40am Jason DeFelice Doctoral Student Eric Porges Concordance between Clinical Consensus Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) Diagnosis and Algorithmically Defined MCI Status
9:45am-9:55am Samantha Meador Master’s Student Charles Ellis Disparities in Cognitive Decline Among Older Americans​​​
10:00am-10:10am Vijaya Seegulam Doctoral Student Linda Cottler Examining Associations of Social Determinants of Health on Lifetime Non-Medical Prescription Opioid Use among Older Adults in the NIH All of Us Research Program

Cognition & Aging (Cont’d)

Room G312

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
9:15am-9:25am Cameron Perrin Doctoral Student Joseph Gullett Predicting decline to dementia from amnestic MCI using baseline neuropsychological assessment: a machine learning analysis
9:30am-9:40am Lauren Kenney Doctoral Student Dawn Bowers Subjective Memory Complaints and White Matter Burden in Cognitively Normal Older Adults
9:45am-9:55am Sharon Mburu Doctoral Student Consuelo Kreider Teleassessment of Gait and Balance in Older Adults: A Rapid Review
10:00am-10:10am Christian McLaren Doctoral Student Stephen Anton Effects of a combined lifestyle intervention on cognitive function in older women with overweight and obesity

Time Block: 1:15pm-2:15pm

MPH Capstones

Room G105

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
1:15pm-1:25pm Stuart Case Master’s Student Brittney Dixon The Pervasive Nature of Kaht in Eastern Ethiopia: An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis
1:30pm-1:40pm Stephen Franks Master’s Student Ashley Malin Urinary Fluoride Levels Among Children and Adolescents in the United States
1:45pm-1:55pm Jaleesa Robinson Master’s Student Andy Kane Examining the Relationship Between Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals and Diabetes
2:00pm-2:10pm S. Satterlee Master’s Student Tara Sabo-Attwood Air Quality Outreach & Education for Active-Duty US Military Populations: Department of Veteran Affairs Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit (AH&OBP) Registry

Human Health

Room G110

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
1:15pm-1:25pm Ali Aalam Master’s Student Catherine Striley Comparison of analgesic effect of pre-emptive intravenous ibuprofen and paracetamol on postoperative pain reduction and opioid consumption: a systematic review
1:30pm-1:40pm Caretia Washington Doctoral Student Dejana Braithwaite Evaluating racial and ethnic differences in advanced-stage laryngeal cancer treatment and outcomes in Florida
1:45pm-1:55pm Mingjing Chen Doctoral Student Jinying Zhao Longitudinal lipidomic signature of peripheral artery disease in young and middle-aged American Indian individuals: The Strong Heart Family Study

Environmental & Global Health

Room G111

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
1:15pm-1:25pm Amber O’Connor Doctoral Student Tara Sabo-Attwood Assessing the adverse effects of microplastic exposure to human lung cells
1:30pm-1:40pm Fiorella Yvette Guerrero Calle Postdoctoral Fellow Jessica Kramer Content validity of a new Family Quality of Life instrument for families of children with disabilities in rural Peru
1:45pm-1:55pm Jessica Donaldson Doctoral Student –– Evaluation and Comparison of Extraction Efficiencies for Four PFAS Extraction Methods in Four Aquatic Organisms
2:00pm-2:10pm Fevi Rose Paro Doctoral Student Sarah McKune Improving Nutrition Security in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs): The Role of Animal-Source Foods (ASF)

MPH Capstones (Hybrid Presentations)

Room G112

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
1:15pm-1:25pm Cydney Parmar Master’s Student Jonathan Fischer A Comparison of Survival Between Those with and Without Parkinson’s Disease in the United States ESRD Population
1:30pm-1:40pm Jahmeel Scott Master’s Student Yan Wang Understanding how alcohol impacts cardiovascular disease in people living with HIV
1:45pm-1:55pm Brooke Davis Master’s Student Heather Stark Identifying Barriers to Optimal Type 1 Diabetes Management
2:00pm-2:10pm Delano Brooks Master’s Student Heather Stark The Effects of Social Support on ART Adherence among PLHIV

Aphasia

Room G210

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
1:15pm-1:25pm Emily Fendrick Master’s Student Sharon DiFino Beyond Childhood Aphasia: Bilingual Outcomes
1:30pm-1:40pm Martha Garcia Master’s Student Charles Ellis Driving After Aphasia
1:45pm-1:55pm Christina Clarke Master’s Student Charles Ellis Low Communication Confidence After Aphasia Recovery
2:00pm-2:10pm Angela Scotti Master’s Student Charles Ellis Aphasia in Younger Adults

Infectious Diseases

Room G301-A

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
1:15pm-1:25pm Kayla McNeely Doctoral Student Natalie Chichetto Association between polysubstance use and viral load among people living with HIV who use and do not use marijuana
1:30pm-1:40pm Mark Britton Doctoral Student Robert Cook Factor Structure of Self-Report Apathy and Depression Scales in People with HIV
1:45pm-1:55pm Ian Murphy Doctoral Student Matt Hitchings Informing Spatial Transmission Patterns of SARS-CoV-2 with Viral Genome Sequence Data
2:00pm-2:10pm Amadou Barrow Doctoral Student Yan Wang Socioeconomic disparities in HIV seroprevalence among reproductive-aged women in The Gambia: an analysis of national survey

Neurodevelopment & Mental Health

Room G312

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
1:15pm-1:25pm Brittany Rohl Doctoral Student Eric Porges “Permanent neurological cognitive delay”? Cognitive symptoms on #PTSD TikTok
1:30pm-1:40pm Delaney Kelemen Doctoral Student Tracy Centanni Electrophysiological signatures of inverted text reading in dyslexia
1:45pm-1:55pm Marissa Pazik Doctoral Student MaryBeth Horodyski Impact of Collegiate Student-Athletes Mental Health Status on Daytime Sleepiness
2:00pm-2:10pm Juan G Perez Doctoral Student Catalina Lopez-Quintero Neurodevelopmental disability and bullying victimization in the United States: the influence of Parents’ education.

Time Block: 2:15pm-3:15pm

MPH Capstones

Room G105

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
2:15pm-2:25pm Jin-Ju Lee Master’s Student Steven Foti Risk factors of Florida children with hematologic malignancies undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation from years 2015-2020
2:30pm-2:40pm Shilpi Mistry Master’s Student Yiyang Liu Socioeconomic disparities in immunotherapy use among oropharyngeal cancer patients: National Cancer Database analysis
2:45pm-2:55pm Kelly Folsom Master’s Student George Hack Pilot Program Evaluation for a Novel Patient-Centered SDOH-Informed Care Coordination Program at UF Mobile Outreach Clinic
3:00pm-3:10pm Michelle Aleman Master’s Student Gaia Zori Refugee Career Pathways Program

Human Health

Room G110

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
2:15pm-2:25pm Avery Bollinger Doctoral Student Julia Varnes Preventing disordered eating in adolescents using a plant-based nutrition and OneHealth focus: a scoping review
2:30pm-2:40pm Dakota Leget Master’s Student Rebecca Pearl The Impact of Patient Weight on Mental Health Providers’ Diagnosis of Bulimia Nervosa
2:45pm-2:55pm Seung Woo Hwangbo Doctoral Student Sherrilene Classen Lived Experiences of People With and Without Disabilities Across the Lifespan on Autonomous Shuttles
3:00pm-3:10pm Isabelle Wandenkolk Doctoral Student Sherrilene Classen Veterans’ Lived Experiences After Exposure to an Autonomous Shuttle.

Hearing/Speech

Room G111

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
2:15pm-2:25pm Emily Brown and Danielle Hovsepian Doctoral Student Emily Gaines Examining the Knowledge and Perceptions of Graduate Healthcare Professionals on Hearing Aid Technology and Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids: Implications for Education and Patient Care
2:30pm-2:40pm Sofia Sanchez Doctoral Student Emily Gaines Impacts of Noise Induced Hearing Loss Educational Audiology Seminars with the University of Florida School of Music
2:45pm-2:55pm Lauren Petrides Master’s Student Charles Ellis Language and Long COVID
3:00pm-3:10pm Wagner Souza Leite Doctoral Student –– Sigh performance in subjects with ALS with impaired vital capacity

MPH Capstones

Room G112

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
2:15pm-2:25pm Emma Crall Master’s Student Molly Jacobs Overcoming Transportation Barriers to Food Access: Exploring Mobile Food Pantries
2:30pm-2:40pm Priya Singh Master’s Student Julia Varnes Internal Program Evaluation of the Center for Independent Living’s “Community Wellness Wednesday”

Artificial Intelligence

Room G210

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
2:15pm-2:25pm Xin Ma Doctoral Student Li Chen Deep5hmC: Predicting genome-wide 5-Hydroxymethylcytosine landscape via multimodal deep learning model
2:30pm-2:40pm Scott Cohen Doctoral Student Mattia Prosperi Effect of early and adequate empiric antibiotic therapy for hospital-acquired sepsis in the age of antimicrobial resistance: a target trial emulation using machine learning
2:45pm-2:55pm Xiangren Wang Doctoral Student Yulia Strekalova Leveraging Machine Learning to Efficiently Utilize Social Determinants of Health: Secondary Data Analysis
3:00pm-3:10pm Michael Aaron Sy Doctoral Student Simone Marini Rapid and Accurate Detection of Antimicrobial Resistance in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) using Artificial Intelligence

Injuries & Muscular System

Room G301-A

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
2:15pm-2:25pm Remya Kunnath Ravindranunni Doctoral Student Rebecca Willcocks Magnetic resonance measures of trabecular & cortical bone architecture alterations in corticosteroid treated boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD).
2:30pm-2:40pm Yuting Luo Doctoral Student Donovan Lott Quantitative MRI insight into clinical tests of Lower Extremity Muscles in Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1
2:45pm-2:55pm Todd Williams Doctoral Student Emily Fox Stretching-induced effects in human spinal cord injury
3:00pm-3:10pm Tinu Olarewaju Doctoral Student Emily Fox Variability of Trunk Movement During Gait in Human Spinal Cord Injury

Obesity & Weight Loss

Room G312

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
2:15pm-2:25pm Kelsey Barrett Doctoral Student Kathryn Ross Association between social support and outcomes of a behavioral weight management program in rural adults
2:30pm-2:40pm Taylor Swanson Doctoral Student Kathryn Ross Associations between self-compassion and weight loss during a behavioral weight loss intervention
2:45pm-2:55pm Miriam Sheynblyum Doctoral Student Rebecca Pearl Longitudinal Associations of Internalized Weight Stigma with Physical Activity and Weight Loss

Time Block: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Faculty Symposium: Research Innovation Fund Projects

HPNP Auditorium

Presenting Author Name Position RIF Project Title
Deepthi Varma Research Assistant Professor Sexual and reproductive health concerns of women living with HIV and use substances – an exploratory study
Yiyang Liu Research Assistant Professor Utilizing natural language processing of clinical notes for HIV risk prediction
Hollea Ryan Clinical Associate Professor Evaluating Tinnitus Status and Effective Management of Patients with Long COVID
Rebecca Willcocks Research Assistant Professor Deep learning-powered assessment of bone quantity in Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Kathryn Ross Associate Professor Optimizing self-monitoring feedback delivery for the treatment of obesity

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Day 2 – 4/16

Time Block: 9:15am-10:15am

Parkinson’s Disease

Room G101

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
9:15am-9:25am Katie Rodriguez Doctoral Student Dawn Bowers Anxiety Subtypes in DBS Candidates with Parkinson’s Disease: Questionable Agreement with Self-Report Measures
9:30am-9:40am Adrianna Ratajska Doctoral Student Dawn Bowers Apathy in Parkinson’s Disease: A Diagnostic Conundrum in the Absence of DSM-5 Criteria
9:45am-9:55am Alyssa Terry Doctoral Student Karen Hegland Co-Occurrence of Dysphagia and Dystussia in Parkinson Disease
10:00am-10:10am Rachel Schade Doctoral Student Dawn Bowers Fact or Fiction: Do Neuropsychological Pearls Regarding Fronto-Executive Dysfunction Hold Up in a Large Sample (>700) of Non-Demented Individuals with Parkinson’s Disease

Public Health/Policy

Room G110

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
9:15am-9:25am Alexandra Rodriguez Doctoral Student George Hack A scoping review of arts-based interventions with community based participatory research approaches for addressing mental health amongst adolescents in the United States
9:30am-9:40am Jackie Pollack Doctoral Student Stephen Kimmel Dynamic Updating Strategies in Assessing Hospital Performance: A State-wide Assessment of Observed-to-Expected Mortality Ratios in Surgical Aortic Valve Replacements
9:45am-9:55am Andres Manrique Doctoral Student Tara-Sabo-Attwood The Missing Link: Developing a Farmworker Identification Score to Perform Health Surveillance Studies in Florida.

MPH Capstones (Hybrid Presentations)

Room G112

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
9:15am-9:25am Makeda Griffin Master’s Student George Hack Addressing the intersection between human rights and health: A narrative review
9:30am-9:40am Andrea Noll Master’s Student George Hack Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Workers’ Perceptions and Experiences of Food and Nutrition Insecurity in the United States: A Narrative Review
9:45am-9:55am Chyna Miller Master’s Student Gaia Zori ArtPLACE: An In-School Alternative to Punitive Discipline within Alachua County School District for Teens Navigating Adverse Childhood Experiences
10:00am-10:10am David Stanley Master’s Student Shantrel Canidate Increased Incidence of Syphilis in Northeast Florida: A Scoping Review

Reproductive & Maternal Health

Room G210

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
9:15am-9:25am Mackenzie Connell Doctoral Student Tracie Baker Investigation of low-level benzene -mediated early life exposure and adult-onset transcriptomic alterations in zebrafish (Danio rerio)
9:30am-9:40am Barbara Sousa Master’s Student Heather Stark Khat Use and Related Determinants Among Pregnant Women within Haramaya, Ethiopia: A Mixed Methods Study
9:45am-9:55am Chidinma Oli Doctoral Student Kelly Gurka The Association between Causes of Infertility and Live Birth post-Preimplantation Genetic Testing for Aneuploidy (PGT-A)
10:00am-10:10am Adaeze Anamege Doctoral Student Kelly Gurka To see and be seen: How social support shapes initiation of prenatal care among individuals with unwanted pregnancies

Respiratory Rehab/Function

Room G301

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
9:15am-9:25am Ethan Benevides Doctoral Student David Fuller Chemogenetic activation of phrenic motoneurons results in increase tidal volume in unanesthetized rats
9:30am-9:40am Tommy Sutor Postdoctoral Fellow Emily Fox Comparing indirect ventilatory drive outcomes in chronic spinal cord injury
9:45am-9:55am Kayla Burrowes Doctoral Student Gordon Mitchell Crosstalk Inhibition between 5-HT2A and adenosine 2A receptor-induced phrenic motor facilitation
10:00am-10:10am May Smith-Hublou Doctoral Student Karen Hegland Relationships between respiratory measures and swallowing safety differ in early and late Parkinson disease

Time Block: 1:15pm-2:15pm

Statistical Modeling/Tech & Wearable Devices

Room G101

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
1:15pm-1:25pm Shoumi Sarkar Doctoral Student Somnath Datta Multiblock Partial Least Squares and Rank Aggregation: Applications to Detection of Bacteriophages Associated with Antimicrobial Resistance in the Presence of Potential Confounding Factors
1:30pm-1:40pm Fengdi Zhao Doctoral Student Li Chen scaDA: A Novel Statistical Method for Differential Analysis of Single-Cell Chromatin Accessibility Sequencing Data
1:45pm-1:55pm Liva LaMontagne Postdoctoral Fellow Catalina Lopez-Quintero Fitbit-Measured Sleep Is Associated with Pain, Cannabis Use, and Sociodemographic Factors Among Participants in the All of Us Research Program
2:00pm-2:10pm Yuan Li Doctoral Student Hongwu Wang Longitudinally monitoring sleep using wearable technologies: a case study of two college students.

Statistical Modeling & AI

Room G210

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
1:15pm-1:25pm Xiaoxi Zhang Doctoral Student Peihua Qiu Comparing Two Hazard Curves When There Is a Treatment Time-lag Effect
1:30pm-1:40pm Yipeng Wang Doctoral Student Peihua Qiu Comparisons of various estimates of the I2 statistic for quantifying between-study heterogeneity in meta-analysis
1:45pm-1:55pm Yulin Li Master’s Student Guogen Shan Covariate-Adaptive Randomization in Clinical Trials
2:00pm-2:10pm Zibo Tian Doctoral Student Peihua Qiu Risk Monitoring of Multiple Diseases by Flexible Modeling of Longitudinal Data

MPH Capstones (Hybrid Presentations)

Room G112

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
1:15pm-1:25pm Carol Schliesinger Master’s Student Michael Moorhouse Outcomes and Effects of Breastfeeding Support Services Among San Antonio Women
1:30pm-1:40pm Carol Boxtha Master’s Student Molly Jacobs A Grant Proposal to Explore Electronic Patient Portal Adoption in Federally Qualified Health Centers
1:45pm-1:55pm Mercedez Wood Master’s Student Michael Moorhouse Transforming Maternal Health for African American Women: A Telehealth Pilot Program Grant Proposa

Injuries & Muscular System

Room G301

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
1:15pm-1:25pm Lucas Araujo de Almeida Postdoctoral Fellow Federico Pozzi Are the satisfaction and perception of the shoulder associated with clinical outcomes and exercise?
1:30pm-1:40pm Kinyata Cooper Postdoctoral Fellow Federico Pozzi Exposure to Softball Pitching Does Not Increase Bicep Long-Head Tendon Thickness over a College Season
1:45pm-1:55pm Raghuveer Chandrashekhar Doctoral Student Hongwu Wang Characterization of Great Toe Extension Strength Using ToeScale, a Novel Portable Device
2:00pm-2:10pm Armaan Shetty Doctoral Student Kathryn Ross Associations between body mass index, body image, and self-weighing during a behavioral weight loss program

Time Block: 2:15pm-3:15pm

Substance Abuse

Room G101

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
2:15pm-2:25pm Xinyu Yan Doctoral Student XiangYang Lou A regularized hidden Markov model for identifying latent state transition patterns underlying multiple tobacco product use in US youth and young adults
2:30pm-2:40pm Lina Velilla Doctoral Student Catalina López-Quintero Disparities in Parent-Child Communication about the Dangers of Substances Use
2:45pm-2:55pm Nae Won Doctoral Student Linda Cottler Self-Reported Past 12-Month Fentanyl Use: Results from an Anonymous Multi-City Intercept Survey

Statistical Modeling & AI

Room G210

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
2:15pm-2:25pm Xue Wu Doctoral Student Zhoumeng Lin Development of an Artificial Intelligence-enabled Quantitative Structure-Activity Relationship (AI-QSAR) Model to Predict the Plasma Half-life of Drugs in Dogs
2:30pm-2:40pm Yuan Zhou Doctoral Student Qing Lu GAN-based Instrumental Variable Method for Causal Analysis of Omics Data
2:45pm-2:55pm Weijia Jin Doctoral Student Li Chen Improving Deep Learning Predictions of Regulatory Effects in Genetic Variations through Data Augmentation Using Massively Parallel Reporter Assay Data
3:00pm-3:10pm Peter Chang Doctoral Student Arkaprava Roy Individualized Multi-Treatment Response Curves Estimation using RBF-net with Shared Neurons

MPH Capstones (Hybrid Presentations)

Room G112

TIME PRESENTING AUTHOR NAME ACADEMIC RANK FACULTY MENTOR ABSTRACT TITLE
2:15pm-2:25pm Ethan Senn Master’s Student Lindsey King Endometriosis Management and Endocrine Disruptors: A Review for Diet Treatment
2:30pm-2:40pm Dayana Queiroz Master’s Student Kathryn Ross A Grant Proposal for a trauma-informed nutrition education and produce prescription program in Long Beach, CA
2:45pm-2:55pm Jennifer Palmer Master’s Student Rebecca Pearl Child Welfare Family Time Staff Training Program Proposal
3:00pm-3:10pm Ina Liu Master’s Student Rebecca Pearl Increasing Access to Depression Treatment by Integrating Psychiatric Pharmacists in Primary Care: A Grant Proposal

Time Block: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Faculty Symposium: New Faculty

G101

Time Presenting Author Name Position RIF Project Title
3:30pm-3:40pm Jose Colon-Burgos Assistant Professor Public Health and the people’s health: identifying socio-structural determinants of health to reduce health inequalities in socially marginalized communities
3:40pm-3:50pm Breton Asken Assistant Professor Impactful Impacts: Why Repetitive Head Trauma Matters to Every Study of Aging and Dementia (Maybe)
3:50pm-4:00pm Michael von Fricken Associate Professor Using a One Health Approach to study vector-borne diseases
4:00pm-4:10pm Jennifer Applebaum Assistant Professor Applying the Social Determinants of Health framework to human-animal interaction research
4:10pm-4:20pm Tuo Lin Research Assistant Professor Modern Applications of Semiparametric and Machine Learning Models in Biomedical Research
4:20pm-4:30pm Tracy Centanni Associate Professor Considering heterogeneity in communcation disorders and its effects on driving neural plasticity
4:30pm-4:40pm Ashby Walker Assistant Professor Addressing Health Disparities in Diabetes with Project ECHO
4:40pm-4:50pm HongWu Wang Assistant Professor Improving Health, Function, and Well-being by Leveraging User Participatory Design and Emerging Technologies
4:50pm-5:00pm Franchesca Arias Assistant Professor Systematic Assessment of Social Determinants of Health: From Research to Clinical Practice

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