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Social Science Solutions for Health, Public Safety, Computing, and Other National Priorities

October 4, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Invitation Oct 4 2017A Congressional briefing hosted by COSSA & SAGE Publishing.

Did you know…

  • 50% of premature deaths in the U.S. are the result of social and behavioral factors?
  • Data can help communities of color most likely to experience violent crime and biased policing?
  • Humans are the weakest link in cybersecurity?
  • Research on distracted driving has saved countless lives?
  • These are all social science questions?

Featured Experts:

Welcome by
The Honorable Daniel Lipinski • U.S. House of Representatives
Ms. Wendy Naus • Consortium of Social Science Associations

Computing Research
Mr. Peter Harsha • Computing Research Association

Criminal Justice
Dr. Nancy La Vigne • The Urban Institute

Public Health
Dr. William Riley • National Institutes of Health

This widely attended event was made possible with support from Representative Daniel Lipinski and SAGE Publishing.


October 4, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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2075 RHOB
Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC United States