Health Sciences

The Schools of the Health Sciences work to advance scientific discovery, clinical innovation, and the education of future researchers, physicians, and health care providers and administrators. See below for upcoming events throughout the health sciences schools.

Upcoming Events

03 Aug
Introduction to Research Data Management

In this class, learn the fundamentals of keeping your data secure and organized through brief introductions to the core areas of data management: file...

August 03, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
03 Aug
Cathedral

Maranda Rosano will present her DNP project, “Implementation of an Early Mobilization Protocol After Cardiothoracic Surgery: Role in the Prevention of...

August 03, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Aug
Enacted Sexual Minority Stigma, Social Support, and Cognitive Function

BCHS PhD student, Emmett Henderson, will be defending his dissertation on "Enacted Sexual Minority Stigma, Social Support, and Cognitive Function Among...

August 03, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Aug
DPT Virtual Information Session

Learn more about our top-ranked DPT program by joining us for one of our Information Sessions. You'll have the opportunity to meet one of our DPT faculty...

August 03, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Aug
Advanced PubMed

This class provides an in-depth look at PubMed's indexing and search structures. You will learn how to narrow and focus search queries. Techniques for...

August 04, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
04 Aug
OTD Information Session

​Please join us for a Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) Information Session. The Information Sessions are a great opportunity to meet with a current...

August 04, 2021 12:00 p.m.
04 Aug
ASPPH Presents Webinar: How Students Can Get Involved Now

Pitt Public Health invites our students and anyone interested in learning more about public health to attend this webinar from the Association of Schools and...

August 04, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Aug
OFD Series: Effective Evaluations and Milestones 2.0

Katherine Irene Watson, DO, FAAP Andrew John Nowalk, MD, PhD With the ACGME launching the update pediatric Milestones 2.0, the basis of evaluations for...

August 05, 2021 7:45 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Aug
Painless PubMed

The National Library of Medicine is continuing to develop features in the new PubMed site, anticipated to replace the current PubMed in late spring...

August 05, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Aug
Focused Writing Sessions

Place your ducks in a row this bright summer! Come work on class papers, reports, manuscripts, grants, proposals, sermons, thesis, or dissertations--or...

August 06, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 Aug
Cathedral

Please join us for a Doctor of Audiology (AuD) Information Forum. The Information Forums are a great opportunity to have your questions answered as we...

August 06, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Aug
Introduction to Tableau for Data Visualization

You've collected your data. Now what? In this class, we will learn how to use Tableau to demonstrate the significance of your data. Registration is...

August 09, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Aug
Kimberly Garrett Dissertation Defense

Title: Potential Antidotes to Phosphine Poisoning Abstract: Globally, phosphine gas (PH3) released from metal phosphides is responsible for more poisonings...

August 10, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Aug
Graphic Design with Canva

Learn how to make attention-getting posters and presentation graphics with Canva, a free online graphic design platform. This hands-on class will show you...

August 10, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Aug
Infographics: Sharing Information Visually

Make your raw data more appealing and consumable with infographics. In this class, you'll learn what infographics are and how they can make data easier to...

August 10, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Aug
Data Visualization in R with ggplot2

This class covers the creating visualization of data using the ggplot2 package in R. This is a flipped class and the third part of a series: Introduction to...

August 11, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Aug
Omar Tahtamooni Dissertation Defense

Title: The Association between Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons Exposure and Cognitive Performance in the United States Older Adults Abstract: Background:...

August 11, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Aug
OFD Series: Commensality Breakfast

Loreta Myra Matheo, MD, FAAP Commensality Breakfast is an opportunity for physicians to come together is small groups to foster camaraderie while providing...

August 12, 2021 7:45 a.m.
Virtual Event
12 Aug
Lunch & Learn: Emergency Preparedness

Our August 2021 health page will focus on emergency preparedness including challenges, assets; racial/ethnic disparities, available resources, engagement...

August 12, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 Aug
Navigating the CDC to Locate Vital Statistics, Infectious and Chronic Diseases Data, Behavioral Data, and More

The US Center for Disease Control and Prevention is the leader of public health in the US. It administers multiple surveys, gathers vital statistics, and...

August 13, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Aug
Accelerated Second-Degree Information Session

Learn more about the Accelerated 2nd Degree BSN program by joining us for a virtual information session. A brief presentation will give details on admission...

August 16, 2021 8:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Aug
Hybrid DPT Webinar

Why is the Hybrid DPT program the right fit for you? Learn more about why the Hybrid DPT program is the best fit for you and your aspirations. This webinar...

August 16, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Pitt CSD Speech-Language Pathology (MA/MS) Information Session

Please join us for a Speech-Language Pathology (MA/MS) Information Session. The Information Sessions are a great opportunity to have your questions answered...

August 17, 2021 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Aug
Pathway Enrichment Analysis--IPA, MetaCore, & Correlation Engine

This flipped class covers bioinformatics concepts and software used to interpret a gene list using pathway and network information. It will focus on software...

August 18, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Aug
OFD Series: “May I Add Something?”: Coaching Learners through Difficult Conversations

Amanda W. Brown, MD, MS, FAAP Scott H. Maurer, MD During this interactive session, faculty will learn how to prepare for and guide trainees through...

August 19, 2021 7:45 a.m.
Virtual Event