University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
Helen Bader School of Social Welfare
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 786
Milwaukee, WI 53201
Contact Us:
Phone 414-229-5008
Fax 414-229-2872

Past CABHR Research Seminars/Training


September 30, 2009
Title: "Longitudinal patterns of drug exposure opportunity and use among college students: Implications for early intervention" Presenter: Amelia Arria, Ph.D., Associate Director-Center for Substance Abuse Research (CESAR), University of Maryland, College Life Study (CLS).

July 20 and 21, 2009
"Applied Multi Level Modeling for Social Science & Public Health"
Donald R. Hedecker, PhD, Professor, Biostatistics, Division of Epidemiologist and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois, hedeker@uic.com

May 18, 2009
"Reducing Risk in Young Adult Drinking: Campus and Community Prevention Strategies"
Workshop Highlights

March 25, 2009
"A Brief Alcohol Intervention for Hospitalized Patients"
Lisa Berger, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work and CABHR Scientist, lberger@uwm.edu

January 28, 2009
"The Young Co-Parenthood Program for Adolescent Mothers and Young Fathers: The Trials and Tribulations of Community Based Prevention Intervention Research"
Paul Florsheim, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Social Work and CABHR Scientist, paulf@uwm.edu


November 14, 2008
“Chicago in A World of Gangs”
John Hagedorn, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Criminal Justice, University of Illinois, Chicago
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September 17, 2008
“Coping in the Face of a Persistent Security Threat”
Oritz Nuttman-Shwartz, PhD, M.S.W., Department Head, Social Work, Sapir College, Israel

August 18-19, 2008
“Introduction to Social Network Analysis”
Devon D. Brewer, PhD, Interdisciplinary Scientific Research and Affiliate Assistant Professor, University of Washington, dbrewer@interscientific.net
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July 23-24, 2008
“Advanced Topics in Quantitative Methods for Researchers in the Social Sciences and Public Health”
Shenyang Guo, PhD, Associate Professor, University of North Carolina, sguo@email.unc.edu

June 13, 2008
“University-Community Partnerships to Prevent Delinquency and Youth Violence”
Patrick Tolan, PhD, Professor and Director, Institute for Juvenile Research, University of Illinois at Chicago, tolan@uic.edu
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May 9, 2008
“Challenge to Conventional Assessment of Alcohol Use Disorders: The Case for a Lifecourse Perspective”
Audrey Begun, PhD, Professor of Social Work, UW-Milwaukee, begun@uwm.edu; Lisa Berger, PhD, Assistant Professor of Social Work, UW-Milwaukee, lberger@uwm.edu; Trina Salm Ward, MSW, Research Program Manager, Center for Urban Population Health, salmward@wisc.edu
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May 6, 2008
“Humanitarian Welfare Programs and Groups of Addicts in Egypt and the United States”
Presented by Mohamed Sharkawy, PhD, CABHR Visiting Research Scholar and Asst. Professor of Social Work, Helwan University, Cairo, Egypt, drmohamedsharkawy@yahoo.com

April 11, 2008
“Bidirectional influences between the family caregiving environment and the symptoms and behavior of adults with disabilities”
Presented by Jan Greenberg, PhD, Professor, School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin – Madison, greenber@ssc.wisc.edu

April 4, 2008
“Racial and ethnic disparities in health: Focusing on what lies beneath the disparity iceberg”
Presented by Emmanuel Ngui, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Population Health Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Medical College of Wisconsin, engui@mcw.edu

January 25, 2008
“Factors Affecting Kenyan Adolescents' Childbearing Desires”
Presented by Andrew Muriuki, PhD, Post Doctoral Fellow-CABHR, muriuki@uwm.edu


December 7, 2007
“Alcohol & the Workplace: Relationships between Work Environment and Employee Alcohol Use”
Presented by Lisa Berger, PhD, MSW, Assistant Professor, UWM Department of Social Work, lberger@uwm.edu

November 16, 2007
“MSM, Drug Use, and HIV Risk: An Update”
Presented by Michael Fendrich, PhD, MPH - Director, Center for Addiction & Behavioral Health Research and Professor, UWM Department of Social Work, fendrich@uwm.edu

October 26, 2007
“Symptoms, Perceptions of Health, and Social Stigma on Health-Related Quality of Life Among HIV-infected African American Men”
Presented by Aaron Buseh, aaronbg@uwm.edu

September 14, 2007
“Phenomenological Perspectives on Psychosocial Clubhouse Engagement and Mental Health Recovery”
Presented by Ginny Stoffel, PhD, OT, BCMH, FAOTA, Associate Professor, UWM Department of Occupational Therapy, stoffelv@uwm.edu

July 19, 2007
“Methodological Issues In Cross Cultural Survey Research”
Presented by Tim Johnson, PhD, Professor and Director, Survey Research Laboratory - University of Illinois at Chicago, tjohnson@srl.uic.edu