Join FSU's College of Social Work: Center for the Study & Promotion of Communities, Families and Children for a presentation on "Deep Tailoring of Digital Health: Novel Content and Tech Features" by Dr. Kenneth Resnicow, University of Michigan on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at the College of Medicine in the Main Auditorium from 3:00-5:00pm. Light appetizers and beverages will be served.
BIOGRAPHY | Dr. Kenneth Resnicow, University of Michigan, Irwin M. Rosenstock Collegiate Professor of Public Health in the Health Behavior and Health Education Department is a senior leader at the Center for Health Communications Research (CHCR). Dr. Resnicow’s expertise is in design and evaluation of health promotion interventions and motivational interviewing (MI), and in conceptualizing and designing culturally sensitive community-based interventions for health promotion in substance abuse prevention and harm reduction; and MI for chronic disease prevention. His research interests include the design and evaluation of health promotion programs for special populations, particularly substance abuse prevention, cardiovascular and cancer prevention interventions for African- Americans; understanding the relationship between ethnicity and health behaviors; and school-based health promotion programs. He has worked extensively with numerous universities, research and practitioner groups worldwide as well as health nonprofit organizations (e.g., American Cancer Society, American Dietetic Association, Academy of Pediatrics) and government agencies, including the National Institute of Health and CDC.
ABOUT THE LECTURE SERIES | The lectures by university researchers will feature engaging and interactive lectures and workshops based around current themes of research crucial for contemporary social problems, foster interdisciplinary collaborations by providing a venue for researchers to meet and discuss their work and connect the key community stakeholders with FSU faculty; and distinguished researchers from other universities.
Thursday, November 21 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
1115 West Call Street, Tallahassee, FL 32306, College of Medicine Main Auditorium