Mount Sinai Health System

ITE Monthly Seminar: Accounting for collider stratification bias when estimating racial/ethnic disparities in very preterm birth morbidities

The Insitute for Translational Epidemioligt is excited to announce Dr. Teresa Janevic as the speaker for our November seminar. Dr. Janevic is affiliated with Blavatnik Family Women's Health Research Institute and is an assistant professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Science; Population Health Science & Policy at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

Teresa Janevic, PhD, MPH, is a perinatal epidemiologist with a focus on health disparities and social determinants of population health. Her research examines why social exposures, such as neighborhood context, racial discrimination, migration, and stress, influence perinatal and reproductive health outcomes and the role of quality of health care in these relationships. Dr. Janevic has an interest in novel application of epidemiologic research methods to understand and intervene on perinatal health disparities.

Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Hess Center , Seminar Room B