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Posted on 4/7/2017 1:04:27 PM
MARTI-CBH is launching a new
initiative focusing on the region’s alarming opioid/heroin epidemic. The
objective is to learn more about treatment barriers and to provide local
communities with outreach resources, such as online prevention and intervention
resources for local communities and their stakeholders and participating in a
number of community forums addressing this health problem.
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Lopez will present a lecture titled “Social
Determinants of Immigrant Health: How Place Matters,” on March 16, 2016, as part of the MARTI Spring 2016 Speaker
Series on Health and Disadvantaged Communities.
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MARTI recently featured “Applying Anthropology to Global Health: An
Ethnography of Bolivia's AIDS Funding Crisis,” a lecture by Carina
Heckert (IUP Class of ’06) on February 29, 2016.
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Victor Garcia, director of MARTI and professor of anthropology, recently reviewed applications for the National Science Foundation’s Graduate Research Fellowship Program as a member of the Cultural
Anthropology and Linguistics Panel.
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The second annual Leadership Indiana County program kicked off on August 25, 2015, with Erick Lauber, director of Leadership Training and Research at MARTI, conducting the orientation. The program runs from August through December and is designed for 25- to 45-year olds, but open to others.
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Carlos Siordia, NIH postdoctoral associate in the
Graduate School of Public Health at the University of Pittsburgh, will present “The ‘Educational Advantage’ Diminishes as Race-Ethnicity
Poverty Gap Increases” on Wednesday, April 15, in Stouffer Auditorium at 6:30 p.m.
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Michelle Sandhoff, research associate and assistant professor in
Sociology, has been appointed as coordinator for the
Veteran Reintegration Research Cluster.
Posted on 3/24/2015 3:48:16 PM
As part of the Chamber After Hours event at First
Commonwealth, the Leadership Indiana County program will celebrate the
graduation of its first class of participants.
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In February 2015, Victor Garcia reviewed funding proposals for the National Institutes of Health’s Health Disparities and Equity Promotion Study Section. He also reviewed applications for the National Science Foundation’s Graduate Research Fellowship Program.
Posted on 3/17/2015 1:56:16 PM
Jim Struzzi, Indiana County’s Chamber of Commerce president, presented a
chamber overview and remarks on chamber leadership to the Leadership
Indiana County participants on Friday, February 6, 2015.
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Erick Lauber (Journalism) recently presented a seminar on how to hold
tough, emotional conversations at work and at home to the Leadership
Indiana County participants. Lauber’s presentation covered several
principles of self-management and dialogue-management.
Posted on 2/2/2015 2:47:16 PM
Victor Garcia, director of MARTI and professor of
anthropology, and a colleague received a grant from the National Institutes of Health for their research project, “Use of Mutual-Help Recovery Houses by
Latino Migrant Laborers with Substance Use Disorders.”
Posted on 9/26/2014 1:27:55 PM
The new Leadership
Indiana County program will introduce the skills
required of leadership and provide a meet-and-greet with a
variety of community leaders.
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Erick Lauber’s article “Recycle Your Message” was published in the January 2014 issue of Speaker Magazine. It focused on new technologies and multiple delivery streams for leadership
Posted on 1/28/2014 10:53:15 AM
Victor Garcia, director of the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and
Training Institute (MARTI), presented research at a session, served as a
discussant during another session, and was presented with an honorable mention award at the 2013 American Anthropological Association annual meeting.
Posted on 12/12/2013 11:01:35 AM
An article by Hilario Molina, research associate at the Mid-Atlantic Addiction
Research and Training Institute, “The Construction of South Texas Masculinity: Masculine Space, the Pico
de Gallo, and the Barbeque Grill,” will be published in the journal Identities: Global Studies in Power and Culture.
Posted on 12/6/2013 3:45:41 PM
An article by Erick Lauber (Journalism), “How to Heal a Broken
Relationship at Work,” has been published in the online business news daily website for federal managers and executives.
Posted on 11/21/2013 3:27:12 PM
Dr. Hilario Molina, Assistant Professor of Sociology, has recently
joined the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute
(MARTI) as a research associate.
Posted on 11/19/2013 4:37:59 PM
An article by Erick Lauber (Journalism) titled “What Leadership Is NOT” will be published in the November 2013 issue of Leadership Excellence Essentials, published by HR.com.
Posted on 10/29/2013 4:43:15 PM
Melissa Swauger, assistant professor of Sociology at IUP, has joined the
Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute (MARTI) as a
Posted on 10/1/2013 3:57:50 PM
Demond Mullins, Michele Sandhoff, and Brandon Vick have been appointed to research
associate positions at the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training
Institute to collaborate with existing research associates and affiliated faculty on the Veterans’
Reintegration Research Cluster.
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On Wednesday, July 10, 2013, the 25th annual MARTI Summer School Conference will have evening presentations offered free to the public beginning at 7:00 p.m.
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The Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute (MARTI) is celebrating its 25th annual Summer School Conference the week of July 8–12, 2013, at Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex.
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Journalism professor Erick Lauber recently joined the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute as a research associate.
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Victor Garcia, director of the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute, has been elected to a two-year term on the Society for Applied Anthropology’s Nominations and Elections Committee.
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Michele Papakie, professor of Journalism at IUP, recently joined the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute (MARTI) as a research associate.
Posted on 2/28/2013 1:34:12 PM
Christian Vaccaro, Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute, coauthored “‘A Friend with Weed is a Friend Indeed’: Understanding the Relationship between Friendship Identity and Market Relations among Marijuana Users” in the Journal of Drug Issues.
Posted on 2/20/2013 1:59:05 PM
Victor Garcia, director of the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute, presented on his NIH-funded research on AA-based therapies and transnational labor migration at the Prevention Research Center at Berkeley, California, in January 2013.
Posted on 2/20/2013 1:44:27 PM
Onur Ünlü, a visiting scholar from Turkey and a doctoral student at Erciyes University, is being hosted by the IUP Department of Sociology in conjunction with the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute from September 2012 until September 2013.
Posted on 2/13/2013 2:34:56 PM
Victor Garcia, anthropologist and director of the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute, presented research at the American Anthropological Association’s 111th annual conference, held in San Francisco from November 14–18, 2012.
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Ray Brannon, teaching associate in the IUP Department of Sociology, was recently appointed director of Conferences and Training for the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute (MARTI).
Posted on 1/30/2013 3:00:49 PM
Alex Heckert, Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute (MARTI), chaired a panel on The Future of Batterer Programs: Reassessing Evidence-Based Practice at the American Society of Criminology conference on November 14–17, 2013.
Posted on 1/30/2013 1:47:15 PM
Victor Garcia, director of the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Training Institute, co published Barriers Faced by Hispanic Students Transferring from Community Colleges to University: An Ethnographic Approach.
Posted on 12/10/2012 3:38:39 PM
Victor Garcia, anthropologist and director of the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Training Institute, presented papers at two conferences in the past few months.
Posted on 11/7/2012 1:54:00 PM
William Donner, a faculty member in the Department of Sociology, has joined the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute (MARTI) as a research associate.
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Victor Garcia, Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute, presented “Immigration and Farming: Latino Farmers, Food Production, and Economic Contributions” at the Siglo XXI Conference on February 23–25, 2012.
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On January 8 10, 2012 Dr. Garcia, MARTI Director, served as a reviewer on the Cultural Anthropology and Linguistics Panel for the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program, National Science Foundation, held at Washington, DC.
Posted on 2/1/2012 12:41:20 PM
Victor Garcia, director of the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute, presented “Continuing the Ángel Palerm Tradition: Ethnographic Field Schools, Ethnography, and Latino Student Recruitment and Retention” at the 2011 meeting of the American Anthropological Association.
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Dr. Christian Vaccaro, assistant professor of Sociology, recently joined the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Training and Research Institute (MARTI), as a research associate.
Posted on 11/30/2011 2:17:32 PM
The twenty-fourth annual Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute’s Summer School will be held the week of July 9 through July 13, 2012.
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The Early Bird registration deadline for the 2011 MARTI Summer Conference has been extended to Friday, May 27, 2011.
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The twenty-third annual Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute’s Summer School will be held the week of July 11 through July 15, 2011.
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The twenty-second annual Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute’s Summer School will be held the week of July 12 through July 16 in 2010. Watch the MARTI website for updates as they become available.
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The twenty-first annual Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute’s Summer School will be held the week of July 13 through July 17 in 2009.
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The twentieth annual MARTI Summer School will be held the week of July 14 through 18, 2008. This year’s theme is “High-Risk Children*, Families, and Behavioral Health.”
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