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  • Nadya Bliss

    Director of the Global Security Initiative (GSI)

    Keywords:
    Defense, National Security, International Relations
     
     
  • Antonio Giordano

    President

    Keywords:
    Cancer, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Genetics, biomolecular chemistry, Oncology
     
     
  • Ram Pendyala

    Professor

    Keywords:
    Civil Engineering, Transportation, Infrastructure, self-driving car
     
     
  • Jamie Winterton

    Director of Strategy, Global Security Initiative

    Keywords:
    Data Privacy, Cybersecurity, Defense, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Internet, FCC, Regulations, Government, National Security
     
     
  • Carl Regillo

    Director, Retina Service

    Keywords:
    age-related macular degeneration, AMD, Retina, eye
     
     
  • Evan Sisson

    Associate Professor, VCU School of Pharmacy

    Keywords:
    Diabetes, Diabetes & Endocrinology, Diabetes Alert Day, Diabetes and Adults, Type 1 Diabetes, Type Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Diabetes Medications, Diabetes Drugs
     
     
  • Sandra Arevalo

    Director of Nutrition Services/Community Outreach

    Keywords:
    Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes, Diabetes Self-management, Diabetes and Adults, Diabetes and Latino, hispanic health risk factors, Hispanic Health, Bronx and Brooklyn, Latino Health, Minority Health, Minority Health and Health Equity, Health Literacy, Nutrition,
     
     
  • Karen Kemmis

    Clinical Physical Therapist, CDE

    Keywords:
    Diabetes, Diabetes & Endocrinology, Diabetes and Adults, Type 2 Diabetes, Type 1 Diabetes, Insulin, Diabetes Management, Diabetes Self-management, Exercise, Diabetes and exercise
     
     
  • Kellie Antinori-Lent

    Diabetes Clinical Nurse Specialist, CDE

    Keywords:
    Insulin Pump Therapy, CGM, Diabetes, Diabetes & Endocrinology, Type 2 Diabetes, Type 1 Diabetes, Diabetes Management, Diabetes Self-management
     
     
  • Sidney Redner

    Professor

    Keywords:
    Physics
     
     
  • David Wolpert

    Professor

    Keywords:
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  • Mirta Galesic

    Professor

    Keywords:
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  • Klaus Ley

    Professor

    Keywords:
    Inflammation, Heart Disease, Vaccine, chronic inflammation, Integrins
     
     
  • Gerald Parker

    ---

    Keywords:
    Terrorism, National Security, International Affairs, Biological Warfare, Pandemic, Infectious Disease, Public Health, Biosecurity, Biodefense, Global Health
     
     
  • Debra Zellner

    ---

    Keywords:
    Children's Health, School Lunch, Nutrition, Food, Public Policy, Education, Healthy Eating
     
     
  • Jerold Chun

    Professor & Senior VP- Neuroscience Drug Discovery

    Keywords:
    Neuroscience, Alzheimer's Disease, Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Parkinson's Disease
     
     
  • Evan Snyder

    Professor & Director - Stem Cell Regenerative Med.

    Keywords:
    Stem Cells, Spinal Cord Injury, Parkinson's Disease, ALS, Bipolar Disorder
     
     
  • Roy Herbst

    Ensign Professor; Professor; Chief

    Keywords:
    Lung Cancer, Nsclc, Clinical Trials For Cancer, Yale Cancer Center, Immunotherapy
     
     
  • Charles Fuchs

    Professor; Director; Physician-in-Chief

    Keywords:
    Colorectal Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Yale Cancer Center, Cancer epidemiology, Cancer Prevention and Control
     
     
  • Anees Chagpar

    Associate Professor; Director, Assistant Director

    Keywords:
    Breast Cancer, Yale Cancer Center, breast surgeon, hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome breast cancer, Breast Neoplasms, Global affairs, Healthcare
     
     
  • Yashpal Agrawal

    Pathologist

    Keywords:
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  • Cristopher Moore

    Professor

    Keywords:
    Quantum Computing, data science
     
     
  • Aaron Clauset

    External Professor

    Keywords:
    Social Network, data science, Machine Learning, Computation, Social Science, Terrorism, Species, body size
     
     
  • Michael Oberg

    SUNY Distinguished Professor of History

    Keywords:
    Native American history, Native Americans, Native peoples
     
     
  • Matthew Johnson

    Chair & Professor of Psychology

    Keywords:
    Marriage, marriage conflict, Marriage Counseling, Divorce, divorce rates, marital arguments , Marital Boredom, Marital Conflict, Marital reconciliation, marital satisfaction, Family, Husbands, wife, Relationships
     
     
  • Mary Muscari

    Forensic Psychiatric Nurse & Criminologist

    Keywords:
    Youth Violence, Violence, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Abuse Of Children, Parenting, Parenting Advice, Parenting Inventions, companion animal, Animal Cruelty
     
     
  • Ricardo Laremont

    Professor of Political Science and Sociology

    Keywords:
    Boko Haram, Al Queda, Al Shabaab, Islam, Islamic Extremists, Muslim, Terrorism, Terror Attacks
     
     
  • Michael Wimberly

    Senior Scientist, Geospatial Sciences Ctr Excel

    Keywords:
    West Nile Virus, Malaria, wildfire management
     
     
  • Hans Hassell

    Assistant Professor of Politics

    Keywords:
    Politcs, Elections, political parties, Political Participation, Congress
     
     
  • Melinda Green

    Associate Professor of Psychology

    Keywords:
    Psychology, Eating Disorders, Reserach, Heart
     
     
  • Todd Knoop

    Professor of Economics & Business

    Keywords:
    Macroeconomics, financial economics, Business Cycle
     
     
  • Andrew Gerber

    Medical Director/CEO

    Keywords:
    Neuroscience, Pscyhiatry, Psychoanalysis, Research, Mental Health, Psychotherapy, mental health policy, Autism, Attachment, adolescent mental health, Personality Disorders, bipolar, schizophenia, Depression
     
     
  • Jane Tillman

    Evelyn Stefansson Nef Director, Erikson Institute

    Keywords:
    Suicide, Mental Health, Psychotherapy, Psychoanalysis, Research, Suicide Awareness and Prevention, Suicide Awareness, suicidal behavior, suicidal ideations , Suicidal Thoughts, Education and Training
     
     
  • Eric Plakun

    Assoc. Med. Dir. / Dir. Biopsychosocial Advocacy

    Keywords:
    Mental Health Parity, Mental Health Care, Managed Care, Psychotherapy, Psychiatry, Psychiatric Care, Mental Health, Mental Illness
     
     
  • Lori Peek

    Director, Natural Hazards Center

    Keywords:
    Disaster Recovery, sociological research
     
     
  • Nicholas Warner

    Assistant Professor of Geological Sciences

    Keywords:
    MARS, Mars landing, planetary geology
     
     
  • Isaac Yang

    Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Radiation Onc

    Keywords:
    Neurosurgery, Neuroscience, Brain Tumor, Hearing, Balance, Radiosurgery, UCLA, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
     
     
  • Carol Johnston

    Professor, Associate Dir of the Nutrition Program

    Keywords:
    Health, Diet, Celiac Disease, Gluten, Nutrition, Obesity
     
     
  • Victoria Jackson

    Lecturer of History

    Keywords:
    sports history, Civil Right, Sport And Gender
     
     
  • Swapna Reddy

    Clinical Assistant Professor

    Keywords:
    Health, Health Disparities
     
     
  • Joel Garreau

    Research Professor

    Keywords:
    Law, Culture, Values
     
     
  • Rolf Halden

    Professor

    Keywords:
    Public Health, natural resource management, Urban Development, Biotechnology, Air Quality, Alternative Fuel, Opiods
     
     
  • Anamitra Pal

    Assistant Professor

    Keywords:
    Power, Energy, Smart Grid
     
     
  • Randy Cerveny

    Professor

    Keywords:
    Climate Change, Extreme Weather
     
     
  • Emmanuel Maidenberg

    Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

    Keywords:
    Depression, Stress, Anxiety, Relationships
     
     
  • Bryan Cunningham

    Executive Director, UCI Cybersecurity Policy & Res

    Keywords:
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  • Jennifer Balch

    Assistant Professor

    Keywords:
    Wildfire, Climate Change
     
     
  • Jocelyn Read

    Assistant Professor Physics

    Keywords:
    gravitational wave, Neutron Stars, Astrophyics, LIGO, Physics & Astronomy, Gamma Rays
     
     
  • Larissa Mooney

    Director of the UCLA Addiction Medicine Clinic

    Keywords:
    Addiction, Opiods, Cannabis, Alcoholism, Psychiatry
     
     
  • Donald Kohn

    Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology

    Keywords:
    Adenosine, X Linked Diseases, Bubble Boy Disease, Sickle Cell Disease, Genetic Disease, Gene Editing, Gene Therapy, Stem Cell, Stem Cell Therapy
     
     
  • Zaldy Tan

    Medical Director, Assistant Dean

    Keywords:
    Geriatric, Geriatric Care, Alzheimber's Disease, Alzheimer's, Dementia, educational technology, Quality Improvement
     
     
  • Christopher Giza

    Director, UCLA Steve Tisch BrainSPORT Program

    Keywords:
    Concussion, concussion and football, traumatic brain injuries, Youth, Neuroplasticity, post-traumatic epilepsy, concussion and sports, Sports-Related Head Injury, Brain Development, helmet studies, Neuroimaging, Genetic Markers, Chronic traumatic encephalo
     
     
  • Dallas Brooks

    Director, Raspet Flight Research Center

    Keywords:
    Aviation, Flight, Drones, Aeronautical
     
     
  • Larry Schlesinger

    President/CEO Texas Biomedical Research Institute

    Keywords:
    TB Disease, Tb Drugs, Tb Exposure, TB in developing countries, TB and HIV, tb diagnosis, tuberculosis and HIV co-infection, Tuberculosis research
     
     
  • Joanne Turner

    VP of Research, Texas Biomedical Research Institut

    Keywords:
    Tuberculosis, Aging and Disease, Immunology
     
     
  • Jordi Torrelles

    Tuberculosis researcher and scientist

    Keywords:
    Tuberculosis, lung microbiome
     
     
  • Robert Lanford

    Dir. of Southwest National Primate Research Center

    Keywords:
    Hepatitis, Primate Research, Liver Disease
     
     
  • Suzette Tardif

    Scientist and Associate Dir. of Primate Research

    Keywords:
    zika, Reproductive Biology, Aging, Obesity
     
     
  • Marcel Daadi

    Leader of SNPRC Regenerative Medicine & Aging Unit

    Keywords:
    Regenerative Medicine, Stroke, Parkinson's Disease, Translational Research
     
     
  • Marie-Claire Gauduin

    Assoc. Scientist, Virology & Immunology

    Keywords:
    HIV, AIDS
     
     
  • Raul Bastarrachea

    Scientist

    Keywords:
    Metabolic Disorders, Diabetes, Obesity, Cardiovascular Disease
     
     
  • John Bernal

    Assoc, Dir. of Veterinary Resources

    Keywords:
    Animal Behavior, Veterinarian
     
     
  • Jean Patterson

    Virologist

    Keywords:
    Ebola, zika, Biodefense, Biocontainment, biocontainment lab, Biocontainment Laboratory
     
     
  • Joel Goldstein

    Vincent C. Immel Professor of Law

    Keywords:
    Vice President, Constitution, election 2016, President of the United States, mike pence, Law
     
     
  • Christine Ambrosone

    Senior Vice President

    Keywords:
    Cancer, Epidemology, Cancer Prevention, Breast Cancer, Health Disparities
     
     
  • Ermelinda Bonaccio

    Clinical Chief

    Keywords:
    Cancer, Breast Cancer Screening, Radiology, Mammography, breast cancer early detection, Breast Cancer, Breast Imaging, breast biopsy
     
     
  • Stephen Edge

    Vice President for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy

    Keywords:
    Breast Cancer, Breast Cancer Surgery, Surgery, cancer incidence, Health Care Delivery, Health Care Outcomes
     
     
  • Robert Fenstermaker

    Chair of Neurosurgery

    Keywords:
    Neurosurgery, Glioblastoma, Brain Cancer, immunotheraphy, Cancer Vaccines
     
     
  • Andrei Gudkov

    Senior Vice President of Basic Science and the Gar

    Keywords:
    Cancer Genetics, Cancer Therapies, Drug Discovery, Radiation effects
     
     
  • Khurshid Guru

    Chair, Department of Urology and Director of Robot

    Keywords:
    Robotic Surgery, Bladder Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Cancer
     
     
  • Andrew Hyland

    Chair of Health Behavior

    Keywords:
    Tobacco, Tobacco Control, tobacco policy, Epidemiologic, Public Health, e-cigarretes, vaping
     
     
  • Candace S. Johnson

    President & CEO

    Keywords:
    Cancer, Cancer Research, Vitamin D, immunotheraphy, Cancer Vaccines, Genomics, Personalized Medicine, Cancer Therapies, Medical Research
     
     
  • Kara Kelly

    Waldemar J. Kaminski Endowed Chair of Pediatrics

    Keywords:
    Pediatric Cancer, Hodgkin Lymphoma, pediatric leukemia, Cancer Therapies
     
     
  • Boris Kuvshinoff II

    Chief Medical Officer

    Keywords:
    Liver Cancer, Pancreatic, Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer, abdominal cancer , Gastrointestinal Cancer, Stomach Cancer, Gallbladder Cancer
     
     
  • Kelvin Lee

    Jacobs Family Chair in Immunology

    Keywords:
    Cancer, Cancer Immunology, immunotheraphy, Cancer Vaccines, Biotech, mutiple myeloma, Medical Oncology, Medical Research
     
     
  • Martin Mahoney

    Chair of the Department of Clinical Prevention

    Keywords:
    Family Medicine, Primary Care, Preventive Medicine, Health Behavior, Lung Cancer, Smoking Cessation, HPV, Vaccination
     
     
  • Philip McCarthy

    Director of the Blood and Marrow Transplant Center

    Keywords:
    Bone Marrow, Bone Marrow Transplant, Leukemia, Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma, Cancer, Blood Cancer, hematologic oncology
     
     
  • Carl Morrison

    Executive Director of the Center for Personalized

    Keywords:
    Genomics, Personalized Medicine, molecular pathology, Cancer, Cancer Genetics, Molecular Diagnostics, Medical Diagnostics
     
     
  • Kunle Odunsi

    Deputy Director, Chair of Gynecologic Oncology

    Keywords:
    Cancer, Cancer Therapy, Immunotherapy, Cancer Vaccines, Vaginal Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Uterine Cancer
     
     
  • Igor Puzanov

    Director of Early Phase Clinical Trials Program an

    Keywords:
    Novel Therapies, Melanoma, immunotheraphy, Cancer Vaccines, Personalized Medicine, Cancer
     
     
  • Mary Reid

    Director of Cancer Screening and Survivorship

    Keywords:
    Cancer, Lung Cancer, Cancer Screening, Cancer Detection, Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology
     
     
  • Danny Davis

    Professor of Homeland Security

    Keywords:
    Terrorism, Counterterrorism, Cybersecurity, Military History, Security
     
     

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Life

Law and Public Policy

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Alzheimer's Disease, Dementia, Aging, Assisted Suicide

WashU Expert: Ethical Considerations of Legalizing Physician-Assisted Death for Dementia

As Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia continue to become more prevalent, it may not be long before there is a push for legalizing physician-assisted death (PAD) in dementia cases in the United States.American officials must thoroughly consider the moral and social consequences of such an action, says an expert on medical ethics at Washington University in St.

Life

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Decarceration, Incarceration, Prison Reform, Prisons

New Book Provides Strategies for Smart Decarceration of America’s Prisons

With an era of decarceration of America’s penal system quickly approaching, a Washington University in St. Louis expert and co-editor of a new book offers concrete strategies for ushering in a metamorphosis of the criminal justice system.“The United States out-incarcerates every other developed nation in the world by a rate of several hundred per 100,000 people,” said Carrie Pettus-Davis, assistant professor at the Brown School at Washington University in St.

Life

Business

Law and Public Policy

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bankruptcy law, municipal bonds, Finance

Puerto Rico’s Bankruptcy and the Municipal Bond Market

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Puerto Rico filed for bankruptcy protection May 3, the largest-ever American municipal debt restructuring in history. As the U.S. territory seeks forgiveness in $73 billion to assorted creditors, an expert at Washington University in St. Louis says the situation should serve as a dire wake-up call to the municipal bond market.

Business

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Poverty, Wealth, Income Inequality, Trump

What Is Your Future Risk of Poverty?

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A newly-redesigned poverty risk calculator, developed by Mark Rank, a renowned expert on economic hardship at Washington University in St. Louis, can for the first time determine an American’s expected risk of poverty based on their race, education level, gender, marital status and age.

Life

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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picky suitor problem, stopping problem

A Theoretical Physicist Reassures the Lovelorn

Here, in celebration of Valentine's Day, we present another of the paradoxes, sometimes called the Picky Suitor problem: Can you guess the odds that you will find your one and only among the 9 billion people on the planet?

Medicine

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Pharmaceutical Industry, Drug Development

Now Entering 'the Valley of Death'

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Amid Trump comments and stock dive, let WUSTL expert on the history of the pharmaceutical industry Michael Kinch walk you through pharma "Valley of Death."

Life

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Race, Racism, Racial justice, Trump, Clinton, Elections

Trump Victory Shows Racial Justice Movement Needs Better Storytellers

Striking racial divides in the 2016 election serve as a reminder that racially charged narratives still have a powerful hold on the American mindset. If the left is to compete in future elections, it must learn to tell competing narratives that build coalitions around racial justice, says political scholar Clarissa Hayward.

Life

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Happiness, happiness and wellbeing research, United Nations, Psychology, Positive Psychology

United Nations' March 20 'Happiness Day' Has Serious Side

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While cynics may scoff at the United Nations'; March 20 observance of International Happiness Day, a positive psychology researcher at Washington University in St. Louis says it's high time for happiness to be taken seriously. "Happier people live longer, get sick less often, are more productive at work, more engaged in their communities, more likely to help those in need, and enjoy higher-quality relationships." said Tim Bono, who teaches courses on the psychology of happiness in Arts & Sciences at Washington University.

Life

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Psychology, Happiness, New Year, Personality, mood, Positive Psychology

Washu Expert: Top 10 Tips for a Happier New Year​

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Wishing family and friends a “Happy New Year” is all well and fine, but if you’re serious about spreading cheer in the New Year, consider passing along more specific advice from a psychologist who studies the science of happiness at Washington University in St. Louis. There is no secret to happiness, but there is a science to it, says Tim Bono.

Life

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Holidays, Death, Dying, end-of-life, Families, Palliative Care, Psychology

WashU Expert: Five Holiday Talking Points for Families Facing Aging, End-of-Life Decisions

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Article Body 2010 Few things are as certain as the end of life, so why is it so hard to talk about? That’s the question many families will be grappling with as they get together over the holidays with extended families, including close relatives who are getting on in years or those battling a serious health issue. While it’s easy to put off dark discussions during festive times, it’s best to have them sooner than later, said Brian Carpenter, a psychologist who studies family relations in later life at Washington University in St.







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