Penn State Faculty: Workshop on Intervention Optimization
September 8, 2015
We are pleased to announce this semester's A Taste of Methodology workshop, "Optimization of Behavioral and Biobehavioral Interventions." This workshop will provide an introduction to the multiphase optimization strategy (MOST), an engineering-inspired framework for development, optimization, and evaluation of behavioral and biobehavioral interventions. MOST facilitates development of effective, efficient, economical, and scalable interventions. Linda Collins, Methodology Center Director and Distinguished Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, will present the workshop on Tuesday, December 15 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Optimization of Behavioral and Biobehavioral Interventions
PRESENTER: Linda Collins, Methodology Center Director and Distinguished Professor of Human Development and Family Studies
DATE: Tuesday, December 15, 2015, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
LOCATION: 401 Health and Human Development Building
A Taste of Methodology is a workshop series that offers Penn State faculty an overview of innovative methods over lunch. This semester's workshop will present a conceptual overview and multiple applications of MOST in order to give faculty an efficient way to assess its potential for their research.
A Taste of Methodology is co-sponsored by the Social Science Research Institute (SSRI) and the Methodology Center, and is part of SSRI's Innovative Methods Initiative. The workshop is FREE and open to all Ph.D.-level scientists at Penn State. Registration is required and places are limited. To register or if you have questions, email Tammy Knepp (TLKnepp@psu.edu).