Social Network Analysis: History, Methods, & Research Applications, UPR Ciencias Medicas Rio Piedras, PR


Jueves, 26 mayo 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm


6th Floor Amphitheather Main Building Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto de Ciencias Médicas Rio Piedras, PR

SPEAKER: Raffaele Vacca, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor at University of Florida
Dr. Vacca research expertise includes social network methods, health disparities, mental health, international migration, race and ethnicity, personal networks and social support, urban studies, and scientific and knowledge networks.

Social Network Analysis
Social Network Analysis (SNA) is the mapping and measuring of relationships and flows between individuals, groups, and organizations. SNA is an innovative method that can be applied across diverse research (e.g., epidemiological, community, social, clinical, basic).

Consultation Opportunities
Three individualized research consultations of 30 minutes will be provided after the seminar at each institutions. Research teams or individuals interested should complete registration.

Target Audience
Faculty, researchers (clinicians, basics, & behavioral), research teams, and students (undergraduate and graduate).

Seminar will be in English.

UPR-Cayey May 25th, 2016
• 11:00 - 12:30 PM Seminar
• 1:00-2:30 PM Indv. Consultations
• Sala A Rectoria

UPR-MSC May 26th, 2016
• 1:00 - 2:30 PM
• 6th Floor Amphitheather Main Building

Attendance is limited.
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