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

14 Aug
CHE Focused Writing Zoom Session

All students, faculty, staff, and community members are welcome to the CHE Focused Writing session! All you need is your laptop and whatever you need to...

August 14, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Aug
OTD Information Sessions

​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 18, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Aug
MolBio Hands-On Follow Up Session

Every Wednesday after a workshop, a follow up session (1 pm - 3 pm) will review the hands-on exercise questions distributed during the workshop. We will...

August 19, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Aug
Alex Reinhart - Carnegie Mellon University

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Alex Reinhart of Carnegie Mellon University. Abstract - to come

August 20, 2020 3:50 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 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 24, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
25 Aug
Learn Your Library: A Virtual Introduction to HSLS

Join the Health Sciences Library System (HSLS) at the University of Pittsburgh for a virtual introduction to the library. HSLS offers a wide array of...

August 25, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
27 Aug
Donald Hedeker - University of Chicago

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Donald Hedeker of the University of Chicago. Abstract - to come

August 27, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Aug
Cathedral

Microbiology and Immunology Gradaute Program PhD Defense: Characterizing the role of BPIFB proteins during positive strand RNA virus infection Major...

August 28, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
31 Aug
CVD Epidemiology Journal Club

The Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) Epidemiology Journal Club is a forum for scientific interaction between the cardiovascular epidemiology trainees,...

August 31, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
01 Sep
Physician Assistant Studies Information Session

Please join us for our Physician Assistant Studies Information Sessions. The Information Sessions are a great opportunity to meet with selected current...

September 01, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
01 Sep
Basic EndNote

Interested in EndNote but don’t know where to begin? This hour-long class will get you started importing, annotating, and organizing your references, as well...

September 01, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Sep
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:  Ulrike Endesfelder, Ph.D.

Ulrike Endesfelder, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Physics, Carnegie Mellon University, Seminar Title TBA

September 10, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Sep
Max G'Sell - Carnegie Mellon University

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Max G'Sell of Carnegie Mellon University. Abstract - to come

September 10, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Sep
PittFundsMe and FASFA Financial Aid Webinar: SHRS Undergraduate Students

Looking for ways to generate additional funding for coursework? Have you heard about PittFund$Me? PittFund$Me matches students with relevant scholarships. ...

September 10, 2020 4:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Sep
Introduction to Image Editing: Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator

Adobe software includes two powerful image editing programs, Photoshop and Illustrator. If you are planning to work with one or both of these programs, this...

September 11, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Sep
Finding Concise Descriptors of Genomic Data

Maria Chikina, PhD, assistant professor of neurobiology, School of Medicine, will present the next Senior Vice Chancellor’s Research Seminar on Friday,...

September 11, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Sep
Preconception Programming for Child Neurodevelopment-Meet the PI Lecture

We are kicking off our Fall 2020 lecture series with a Meet the PI lecture featuring the work of Alison Hipwell, ClinPsyD, Professor of Psychiatry and...

September 11, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Sep
EndNote for Remote Teams

This class will show you some features of EndNote that can help teams working remotely get their work done. Topics will include: How to share one library...

September 14, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Sep
Pitt Resources for Bioinformatics Data Analysis

Do you have data that require bioinformatics analysis? Are you concerned about scientific rigor and reproducibility? Come learn about the “4 C’s” available...

September 16, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Sep
Basic EndNote for Macs

Interested in using EndNote on your Mac but don’t know where to begin? This hour long class will get you started importing, annotating, and organizing your...

September 17, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Sep
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:  "Structures and mechanism of transporters in neurons’"

Jonathan Coleman, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Structural Biology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

September 17, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Sep
Understanding the Body: Subjective Experience and Behavior Change

We are pleased to welcome Karen Quigley, PhD, from Harvard University as our PITT Psychiatry, Special Guest Lecturer.

September 18, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Sep
Choosing a Citation Manager

There are lots of citation managers out there - how do you know which one to choose? This 30-minute session introduces you to four common citation managers...

September 22, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Sep
Introduction to Adobe Illustrator for Diagrams

This introductory course is intended for novice or infrequent users of Adobe Illustrator or similar programs. Basic techniques that aid in composing...

September 23, 2020 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Sep
Molecular Biophysics/Structursl Biology Seminar:  "Role of oxidative DNA damage in telomere homeostasis"

Patricia L. Opesko, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Pittsburgh

September 24, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event