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

22 Jan
Dissertation Defense: Kate Lillian Carroll

Microbiology and Immunology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Contributions of Innate and Adaptive Immunity in the Development of Herpes Stromal Keratitis After...

January 22, 2020 9:00 a.m.
22 Jan
Intellectual Property Concepts

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center offers workshops as a resource for researchers and...

22 Jan
Start Smart: How to Start a Business on a Student Visa

Join top immigration and startup lawyers for a valuable Q&A on how students can start a business without violating the terms of their visas. Please...

23 Jan
Reporting Guidelines: Transparent Writing Equals Better Results

Using the appropriate reporting guideline can simplify the writing process and improve chances of acceptance, whether it is a class assignment, a grant, or a...

23 Jan
Info Sessions for the Randall Family Big Idea Competition

The application period for the 2020 Randall Family Big Idea Competition with $100,000 in prize money is now open for Pitt students of all levels and...

24 Jan
Painless PubMed

This one hour workshop is designed to quickly introduce or update you about searching in the PubMed database. Offered bi-weekly, the topics include: building...

24 Jan
Advancing Digital Health and Data Analytics at the School of Nursing

The School of Nursing and the Mobile Sensing + Health Institute (MoSHI) are co-hosting MoSHI's January seminar. This rapid-fire presentation includes...

January 24, 2020 12:00 p.m.
24 Jan
Big Idea Blitz

A fun way to get introduced to entrepreneurship at Pitt. At this weekend idea generation competition you will be able to pitch your idea, form a team, work...

January 24, 2020 5:00 p.m.
25 Jan
3rd Annual Opioid Epidemic Awareness Fundraiser

Our residents will host their 3rd Annual Opioid Epidemic Awareness Fundraiser. Come enjoy a night away from the Pittsburgh winter in the lush gardens of...

January 25, 2020 7:00 p.m.
27 Jan
Advanced EndNote

This hands-on class will show you how to use more advanced features of EndNote, including adding and editing citation styles, using filters and Smart Groups,...

27 Jan
Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) Information Session

OTD Information Sessions are a great opportunity to meet with a current student and one of our faculty members who will answer your questions and provide...

January 27, 2020 12:00 p.m.
28 Jan
Nurse Practitioner Specialization and the Ripple Effects of Policy

This breakfast is hosted by the Pitt Nursing Health Services and Policy Research Group. As the nurse practitioner workforce has grown, nurse practitioner...

January 28, 2020 9:00 a.m.
28 Jan
Advanced PowerPoint For Presentations

This hands-on workshop demonstrates ways to incorporate design, images, videos, and transitions into your PowerPoint presentations. We will discuss...

29 Jan
ChIP-Seq

This is a 4-hour workshop. The morning session (10am - 12pm) provides a brief introduction to techniques, platforms, and methods used in chromatin profiling...

29 Jan
Using Animals Responsibly in Biomedical Research

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center offers workshops as a resource for researchers and...

30 Jan
SBIR/STTR Workshop

Get in-depth exposure to federal grant funding opportunities Learn about resources specifically available to University faculty and PA small...

30 Jan
From Protocol to Publication: Selecting the Right Reporting Guideline for Your Paper...

Using the appropriate reporting guideline can simplify the writing process and improve chances of acceptance, whether it is a class assignment, a grant, or a...

31 Jan
Experimental Approaches to the Treatment of Schizophrenia

The Department welcomes Donald Goff, MD to Pittsburgh where he will present a Distinguished Scientist Lecture as part of our regular Friday series. Dr. Goff...

31 Jan
Novel Insights into the Role of Beta-Catenin in Biliary Pathophysiology

Kari Nejak-Bowen, PhD, MBA, assistant professor of pathology (Division of Experimental Pathology), School of Medicine, will present the next Senior Vice...

January 31, 2020 12:00 p.m.
04 Feb
Study Closeout

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center offers workshops as a resource for researchers and...

05 Feb
Gene Regulation

This 3-hr hands-on workshop provides an overview of resources and search strategies on transcriptional regulation. Emphasis will be given to HSLS-licensed...

05 Feb
Communication Ethics for Preventing Misconduct

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center offers workshops as a resource for researchers and...

05 Feb
Dissertation Defense: Sherin David

Molecular Genetics and Developmental Biology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Stem Cell and Tissue-based Therapies for Male Infertility Major Advisor &...

06 Feb
Cathedral

Nurses are superheroes every day. Power up by donating blood. Making an appointment ensures that you'll be seen in a timely manner. To make an...

February 06, 2020 11:00 a.m.
07 Feb
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...