The CHIP lecture series at UCONN continues Thursday March 10 with Dr. Seth M. Noar who will speak about the “Impact of Cigarette Pack Warnings.”
Noar is a Professor in the School of Media and Journalism at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC), and a member of UNC’s Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. His work addresses health behavior theories, message design and mass media campaigns, and eHealth applications. In addition, he has published more than 100 articles and chapters in a wide range of outlets in the social, behavioral, health, and communication sciences, and he serves on the editorial boards of several leading journals including Health Communication, Communication Yearbook, and Journal of Communication. Dr. Noar has also been an Investigator on several NIH-funded studies testing health communication strategies for health promotion and disease prevention. He is the co-editor of 2 books, most recently “eHealth Applications: Promising Strategies for Behavior Change,” published by Routledge. In 2014, Dr. Noar was recognized by Thomson Reuters as among the top 1% most cited researchers in the social sciences.
The lecture will take place from 12”30-1:30 pm in Video Conference Room 204 on the second floor of the J. Ray Ryan Building at 2006 Hillside Road at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, and is cosponsored by: UConn Center for Public Health and Health Policy; UConn College of Liberal Arts & Sciences; UConn Department of Communication; UConn Department of Human Development and Family Studies; UConn Marketing Department, UConn School of Business; UConn Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity; UConn Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine and the Center for the Promotion of Health in the New England Workplace; UConn School of Business; UConn School of Medicine; and UConn Health.