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Beyond the Data

Beyond the Data brings you “take home” messages for you to use in your practice, in your classroom and in your home.

January 2016

Beyond the Data – Staying Ahead of the Curve: Modeling and Public Health Decision Making

In this session of Beyond the Data, Dr. Phoebe Thorpe, Dr. Lauren Meyers, and Dr. Martin Meltzer discuss modeling and its public health applications. Tune in to hear these experts explain what modeling is, how we can use it effectively during infectious disease outbreaks, and how modelers communicate with leaders and decision makers to benefit the public.

February 2016

Beyond the Data – Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Advancing Research and Clinical Education

In this session of Beyond the Data, Dr. John Iskander and Dr. Anthony Komaroff discuss the disease commonly known as chronic fatigue syndrome and the new research that’s advancing our understanding of this debilitating condition. Tune in to hear Dr. Komaroff’s take on symptoms, treatments, and where we can go from here to provide hope to those with CFS. .

March 2016

Beyond the Data – Addressing Health Disparities in Early Childhood

In this session of Beyond the Data, Dr. Phoebe Thorpe and Dr. Ross Thompson discuss the positive impact of early childhood education and community intervention on young children’s health and well-being. Tune in to see how some programs, like ZERO TO THREE, are making it easier for families of young children to receive the care that they need.

Beyond the Data – Cancer and Family History: Using Genomics for Prevention

In this session of Beyond the Data, Dr. John Iskander and Dr. Lisa Richardson discuss how establishing a patient’s family history can help healthcare providers identify genetic mutations that may lead to cancer. Tune in to hear how public health is using education and surveillance to improve identification and treatment of hereditary cancer.

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  • Page last updated: January 22, 2016
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