i-BSHS: Innovations in Behavioral & Social Health Sciences

The Innovations in Behavioral and Social Health Sciences (i-BSHS) lecture series is sponsored by the C.V. Starr Lectureship. i-BSHS presentations are designed to promote collaboration and to showcase innovative research falling under four broad themes:

  • Health Disparities
  • Community Engagement
  • Technology
  • Intervention Development

i-BSHS lectures focus of the following core research areas: Alcohol and other drug use; Smoking and tobacco use; Obesity, Nutrition, Physical Activity; HIV and sexually transmitted infections; Behavioral medicine; and Health Disparities and Culture.

All i-BSHS lectures are held on Fridays, 12:00-1:00 pm, in the Brown University School of Public Health at 121 South Main St. Providence, in room 245. Please see the i-BSHS Schedule for upcoming events. If you would like to be added to our mailing list and receive invites to future events, please email Laura_Joyce@Brown.edu with your request. Subscribe to the BSS Channel here.

Dr. Stephen Thomas delivered a 2014 i-BSHS talk on Racial Health Disparities: Dr. Thomas with Professors Akilah Dulin Keita and Chris KahlerDr. Stephen Thomas delivered a 2014 i-BSHS talk on Racial Health Disparities: Dr. Thomas with Professors Akilah Dulin Keita and Chris Kahler