Health Sciences

Upcoming Events

13 Dec
Scientists as Artists Reprise Exhibit

Scientists are a creative bunch, though they don’t always get credit for it. For some, devising experiments and visualizing data provide satisfying...

17 Dec
PalPITTations Holiday Concert

Celebrate the season by joining Falk Library for a holiday concert performed by the PalPITTations, an a capella vocal group of health sciences students from...

19 Dec
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...

December 19, 2018 10:00 a.m.
04 Jan
Piecing Together the Puzzle of Antibiotic Resistance through the Lens of Big Data

Erik S. Wright, PhD, assistant professor of biomedical informatics and of computational and systems biology, School of Medicine, and assistant professor of...

January 04, 2019 12:00 p.m.
10 Jan
Scott Stern on the twisted legacies of "The American Plan" and Thomas Parran

2011 Pittsburgh Allderdice High School graduate, Scott Stern spent six years researching the systematic imprisonment of women in America under the guise of...

January 10, 2019 5:00 p.m.
18 Jan
Xingyuan Li, biostatistics dissertation defense

Xingyuan Li of the Department of Biostatistics defends her dissertation. Graduate faculty of the University and all other interested parties are invited to...

18 Jan
Startup 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 18, 2019 5:00 p.m.
25 Jan
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...

January 25, 2019 1:00 p.m.
08 Feb
Unveiling “Musica Universalis” of the Cell: A Brief History of 12-Hour Biorhythms

Bokai Zhu, PhD, assistant professor (Endocrinology and Metabolism), School of Medicine, will present the next SVC lecture on Friday, Feb. 8, at noon, in...

February 08, 2019 12:00 p.m.
21 Feb
Racial Reconciliation, Institutional Morality, and the Social Life of DNA - Alondra Nelson, Columbia University

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

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...