14th NIH Matilda White Riley Behavioral and Social Sciences Honors

1:00 p.m. – 1:10 p.m.

Welcome and Opening Remarks
William T. Riley, Ph.D.
NIH Associate Director for Behavioral and Social Sciences Research
Director, Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research
National Institutes of Health

1:10 p.m. – 3:10 p.m.

NIH Matilda White Riley Early Stage Investigator Awardees Presentations and Q&A
Moderator: William Elwood, Ph.D.
Health Science Administrator and OppNet Coordinator
Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research
National Institutes of Health

 

Neighborhood deprivation and epigenetic aging
Kaitlyn Lawrence, Ph.D.
IRTA Post-doctoral Fellow
Epidemiology Branch
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
National Institutes of Health

 

Profiles of childhood maltreatment were associated with distinct sexual risk behavior trajectories among racial/ethnic minority girls
Li Niu, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

 

Predicting challenging behavior in individuals with autism using wearable biosensors and machine learning classifiers
Matthew S. Goodwin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Northeastern University

 

Spousal bereavement after dementia caregiving: A turning point for immune health
Stephanie J. Wilson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
Southern Methodist University

3:10 p.m. – 4:25 p.m.

NIH Matilda White Riley Distinguished Lecture Presentation and Q&A
Moderator: Erica Spotts, Ph.D.
Health Scientist Administrator
Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research
National Institutes of Health

 

Death by degree: U.S. mortality in the 21st century
Anne Case, Ph.D.
Alexander Stewart 1886 Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Emeritus
Princeton University

4:25 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Closing Remarks
William T. Riley, Ph.D.
NIH Associate Director for Behavioral and Social Sciences Research
Director, Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research
National Institutes of Health

4:30 p.m.

Adjournment

When:  May 5, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM (ET)

Location

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