We are joined by an ESPN writer and book author, a basketball referee, and a college basketball coach to discuss fan behavior observed in spectator sports.
Laura Nyblade and Vanessa Boudewyns join us for a discussion on stigmatization around different health conditions.
Anupa Bir and Alexandra Bornkessel join us for a discussion on financial capability and education. We also hear from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on how they are working to improve financial capability.
Brendan Nyhan joins us for a discussion on campaign consultants in American politics.
We are joined by Tasseli McKay, Chris Lindquist, and Linda Mellgren for a discussion on strengthening families of fathers who were incarcerated.
Laura Smith and Laurie Coots join us for a discussion about measuring the quality of health care and treatment that people receive in the United States.
Dr. Suneeta Krishnan joins us for a discussion on the challenges of vaccinating girls in India.
Dr. Fay Payton joins us for a discussion about information systems and technology in East Africa. We also hear a special feature with Aaron Williams, Executive Vice President of RTI International's International Development Group and previous director of Peace Corps.
Karl Feld and Clark Letterman join us for a discussion on conducting opinion research in challenging situations around the world.
Patrick Yuli Hsieh of RTI International and Linda Jones of the City of Raleigh join us to explore efforts to improve digital literacy. We also discuss efforts to reduce barriers to meaningful use of online resources.
Anna Wetterberg and Pooja Jani join us for a conversation about efforts to improve rural life through new communication technology and service delivery.
Representatives from USO of NC and researchers from RTI International join us to discuss how they are working to promote strong, healthy relationships among military families.
Drs. Megan Comfort and Andrea Lopez join us for a discussion on the burdens of severe deprivation in America.
What can we learn about the future of public health leadership from someone with a dental degree? Plenty. Dr. Leah Devlin joins us for a discussion on government innovation and public health.
Do people understand the Affordable Care Act? We discuss health policy and public opinion with the American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPOR) and AARP.
We explore the health needs of transgender people with three special guests, including Dr. Sari Reisner of Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Dr. Scout of LGBT HealthLink at CenterLink, and Dr. Monica Scales of RTI International. Veronica Thomas joins us with an extended feature.
Paul Weisenfeld joins us to discuss Haiti's response after the major earthquake that shook the region five years ago.
We met with researchers from Google and RTI International to discuss insights on how and why we search for information.
We try something different this week, with a string of guests from the 2015 Southern Association for Public Opinion Research (SAPOR) conference to discuss the fascinating range of public opinion research. Along the way, we discuss religion, terrorism, and the Affordable Care Act.
Pioneering scholar Dr. Larry Gross joins us for a discussion on sexual orientation research and civil rights.
In this episode, we discuss the science of rebuilding human services and infrastructures along with the lessons learned from such efforts. Dr. Jean Lambert Chalachala and Dr. Derick Brinkerhoff join us for the discussion.
Is seeing believing? In this episode, we explore the idea of behavioral modeling, indicating that people learn best by being shown rather than by being told what to do. Patient education experts Peter Orton and Bruce Kennedy join us to discuss this topic.
The use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes or e-cigs) has increased dramatically in the past few years. Drs. Annice Kim and Matthew Farrelly join us a for a discussion on the emergence of e-cigarettes and consumer behavior research.
Susan Carroll and Carlos Juárez, researchers from Duke-UNC Rotary Peace Center, join us for a discussion on promoting peace in a world beset by conflict.