August 9, 2018
The Thursday Letter

August 17 - 21: K-Week
August 17: CPH Graduate Student Orientation
August 21: CPH Undergraduate Student Orientation
August 22: Fall Semester Begins
October 20: UK Homecoming and CPH Tailgate
Dissemination & Implementation Training
Dr. Angela Carman , Assistant Professor of Health, Behavior & Society, completed the 2018 Training Institute for Dissemination and Implementation Research in Cancer (TIDIRC) in July.

Kentucky ACE Women's Network Chair-Elect
Dr. Kathryn Cardarelli , Associate Professor of Health, Behavior & Society, is chair-elect of Kentucky American Council on Education (ACE) Women's Network.


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In the Media
"Americans Need to Stop Washing and Reusing Condoms, CDC Warns," in The Independent (UK), quotes Dr. Richard Crosby, Dept. of Health, Behavior & Society.
" UKVDL Adjusts Fees, Adds New Tests and Panels ," in The Horse , cites Dr. Craig Carter, Dept. of Epidemiology.
Research and Reports
Epidemiology and Biostatistics PhD candidate Whitney Ford is lead author o f "A comparison of bias‐corrected empirical covariance estimators with generalized estimating equations in small‐sample longitudinal study settings," appearing in Statistics in Medicine . Dr. Philip Westgate , Associate Professor of Biostatistics, is co-author.

Dr. Donna Arnett , Dean and Professor of Epidemiology, is a co-author of "Genome-wide association meta-analysis of circulating odd-numbered chain saturated fatty acids: Results from the CHARGE Consortiu m," appearing in PLOS One. Lead authors are Dr. Marcia C. de Oliveira Otto (University of Texas Health Science Center), Dr. Rozenn N. Lemaitre (University of Washington), and Dr. Qi Sun  (Harvard University).

Dr. Richard Crosby, Professor of Health, Behavior & Society, is a co-author of "Do Associations Between Pleasure Ratings and Condom Use During Penile-Vaginal Intercourse Vary by Relationship Type?: A Study of Canadian University Students," appearing in The Journal of Sex Research . The lead author is Dr. Robin Milhausen , University of Guelph and Indiana University.