Health Sciences

Upcoming Events

21 Feb
At Home and Over There: American Women Physicians In World War I Exhibit

At Home and Over There: American Women Physicians in World War I is a traveling exhibit by the American Medical Women's Association (AMWA). The exhibit...

21 Feb
Innovation Igniter: Commercialization Workshop

Attend this 2-hour workshop to learn how to explain the value of your innovation. During this workshop you can also determine if there is a market for your...

February 21, 2019 3:00 p.m.
21 Feb
Racial Reconciliation, Institutional Morality and the Social Life of DNA

Alondra Nelson from Columbia University examines the recent use of genetic ancestry testing by the descendants of nearly three hundred enslaved men and women...

February 21, 2019 5:00 p.m.
22 Feb
Investor Office Hours

The Innovation Institute has partnered with the largest seed stage investor in Southwestern PA, Innovation Works. Attend this rare opportunity to sit down...

25 Feb
Dissertation Defense: Cassandra Leighton

"Evaluating Provider and Organizational Response in Select Population Management Initiatives" Public Health/Department of Health Policy and...

February 25, 2019 12:30 p.m.
01 Mar
Dissertation Defense: Megan Marron

"Frailty and Walking Ability as Integrated Markers of Aging and Their Metabolic Signatures" Public Health/Department of Epidemiology Committee Members:...

March 01, 2019 2:00 p.m.
07 Mar
How to Handle Your (And Others') Intellectual Property

Learn how to deal with intellectual property issues, including: - Developing an IP strategy (do you always need that patent? are you patenting...

21 Mar
Company Formation

Learn about different legal entity structures and other startup formation basics, including: - LLC v. C and S Corps; -Founder Arrangements *...

March 21, 2019 5:30 p.m.
21 Mar
Randall Family Big Idea Competition Awards Ceremony

Celebrate with us as the final participants in the Randall Family Big Idea Competition are awarded $100,000 for their big idea! The competition is an...

March 21, 2019 5:30 p.m.
22 Mar
Targeting Neurocognitive Profiles in Anxiety and Depression: Toward Psychobiological Intervention

Rebecca B. Price, PhD, assistant professor of psychiatry, School of Medicine, and assistant professor of psychology, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences,...

March 22, 2019 12:00 p.m.
26 Mar
Box for Storing and Sharing Research Data

Your Pitt Box account provides unlimited online/cloud storage and allows individual files, up to 15 GB, to be uploaded. In this class you will learn how to...

March 26, 2019 9:00 a.m.
27 Mar
Innovation Igniter: Commercialization Workshop

Attend this 2-hour workshop to learn how to explain the value of your innovation. During this workshop you can also determine if there is a market for your...

March 27, 2019 10:00 a.m.
29 Mar
Legal Office Hours

Attend this rare opportunity to sit down face-to-face with legal professionals who have helped dozens of local startups across numerous sectors. Your...

March 29, 2019 1:00 p.m.
02 Apr
Preparing for an Exit

Acquisitions are the most common form of exit. Learn how to prepare the company for sale, including the due diligence process, sale process and potential...

April 02, 2019 5:30 p.m.
05 Apr
C.C. Li Lecture

The Department of Human Genetics holds an annual guest lecture in honor of former faculty member Ching Chun "C.C." Li, Pitt Public Health faculty for over 30...

April 05, 2019 12:00 p.m.
12 Apr
Changing Dynamics of the Drug Overdose Epidemic in the United States: 1979-2016

Hawre Jalal, MD, PhD, assistant professor of health policy and management, Graduate School of Public Health, will present the next SVC lecture on Friday,...

April 12, 2019 12:00 p.m.
19 Apr
Take a Health Professional to the People Day

Health professionals and public health educators join the Center for Health Equity to provide screening services, educational information, and referrals for...

April 19, 2019 11:00 a.m.
23 Apr
Employees, Interns, Contractors & Volunteers

Learn the in’s and out’s of staffing a company, including hiring of employees and/or retaining independent contractors, interns and volunteers, important...

24 Apr
Innovation Igniter: Commercialization Workshop

Attend this 2-hour workshop to learn how to explain the value of your innovation. During this workshop you can also determine if there is a market for your...

April 24, 2019 3:00 p.m.
26 Apr
Alleviating Ocular Disease by Manipulating the Microbiome

Anthony J. St. Leger, PhD, assistant professor of ophthalmology and of immunology, School of Medicine, will present the next SVC lecture on Friday, Apr. 26,...

April 26, 2019 12:00 p.m.
26 Apr
Investor Office Hours

Attend this rare opportunity to sit down face-to-face and practice pitch your innovation to professionals who have helped fund dozens of local startups...

April 26, 2019 1:00 p.m.
26 Apr
Investor Office Hours

Attend this rare opportunity to sit down face-to-face and practice pitch your innovation to professionals who have helped fund dozens of local startups...

April 26, 2019 1:00 p.m.
27 Apr
Pitt Public Health Celebration of Student Awards

A coctail reception and awards ceremony honoring standouts from the graduating class of 2018-19 in multiple award categories. Awardees will be notified by...

April 27, 2019 4:00 p.m.
28 Apr
Pitt Public Health Convocation

Celebrate the academic achievement of the our 2018-19 graduates as they become our newest cohort of alumni at our 69th Convocation. Family and friends are...

April 28, 2019 1:00 p.m.
01 May
Modernizing Toxicity Testing and Risk Assessment

The 33rd Annual Meeting of the Allegheny-Erie Society of Toxicology Regional Chapter will focus on new approaches to hazard identification and risk...

May 01, 2019 8:00 a.m.