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Saying “No” Is Harder Than We Think: Implications for Compliance and Consent

Saying “No” Is Harder Than We Think: Implications for Compliance and Consent

ILR Conference Center, Room 423 January 30, 2020 | 12:00pm Vanessa Bohns, Department of Organizational Behavior, Cornell University

Saying “No” is hard. By refusing a request—e.g., a request for help, a romantic advance—one risks offending and embarrassing the requester. Consequently, people regularly agree to things—even things they would rather not do—to avoid the discomfort of saying “no.”

Transforming Community Health in Partnership with People with a History of Incarceration

Transforming Community Health in Partnership with People with a History of Incarceration

ILR Conference Center, Room 423 March 2, 2020 | 12:00pm Emily Wang, Health Justice Lab, Yale University

Talks at Twelve Dr. Emily Wang, MD, MAS, is an associate professor in the Yale School of Medicine and directs the Health Justice Lab. The Health Justice Lab is a collaborative, innovative interdisciplinary team focused on improving the health of individuals and communities who have been affected by mass incarceration.  Dr. Wang has cared for thousands of individuals with a history of incarceration and is co-founder of the Transitions Clinic Network (TCN), a growing consortium of 25 community health centers…

Weill Cornell Behavioral Geriatrics

Weill Cornell Behavioral Geriatrics

ILR Conference Center, Room 423 March 25, 2020 | 12:00pm Francesca Falzarano and David Camacho, Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine

Talks at Twelve Demential Caregiving - Francesca Falzarano Francesca will discuss the stress process in informal caregivers of persons with dementia, recent empirical findings and current projects examining anticipatory grief and well-being in dementia caregivers. Diversity in Aging Research Priorities - David Camacho BCTR Talks at Twelve are free and open to all. Lunch will be served. Parking is available on Garden Avenue, in the Hoy Garage or in various Parkmobile lots. For further parking information, please visit any visitors…