Events Calendar

Health Sciences Events

December 4, 2020 - January 2, 2021

Friday, December 4

04 Dec
Pitt AuD Friday Audiology Seminar Series

Utilizing Speech-to-Text Resources to Improve Communication Presented by: Amanda Ortmann, Ph.D. & Amanda Demas, B.S. This presentation will provide an...

December 04, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
04 Dec
Pitt Public Health Information Sessions

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...

December 04, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
04 Dec
Emerging Latinx Communities Group

This session will discuss how Latinx and African American communities can join forces. Monica Ruiz, from Casa San Jose, will talk about current efforts to...

December 04, 2020 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
04 Dec
Nitrated Fatty Acids: Endogenous Signaling Modulators Heading to the Clinic

Francisco J. Schopfer, PhD, research associate professor of pharmacology and chemical biology, School of Medicine, will present the next Senior Vice...

December 04, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Dec
Novel Management of the High Service Utilizing SIB Patient Across Multiple Clinical Sites

Pitt Psychiatry, Clinical Grand Rounds- Leveraging the Network With the evolution of patient-centric care, facility specific clinical management becomes...

December 04, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Dec
Preprints, How, Why, and Should I?

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center serves as a resource for researchers at the University...

December 04, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Dec
EOH Seminar

by Jinming Zhao, PhD Graduate School of Public Health | Department of Environmental and Occupational Health presents: Redox LOXsisome – a rheostat of...

December 04, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Dec
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...

December 04, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, December 7

07 Dec
Accelerated Second-Degree Information Sesson

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...

December 07, 2020 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Dec
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...

December 07, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Dec
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...

December 07, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
07 Dec
Ear2Brain Lecture Series

Dr. Srivatsun Sadagopan, PhD Pitt Neurobio and Bioengg "Behavioral and EEG-scale metrics of auditory phenomena in an animal model.

December 07, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, December 8

08 Dec
Journal Club: Transversus Abdominis Plane Block With Liposomal Bupivacaine for Pain

After Cesarean Delivery in a Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Controlled Trial OB Anesthesiology & Women’s Health Grand Rounds presented by Sarah J....

08 Dec
Insights for Community-based Organization

BCHS PhD student, Angela Lucente-Prokop, will be defending her dissertation on, "Insights for Community-based Organization Partnerships with Healthcare...

December 08, 2020 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Dec
Pitt + Me + Kids

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center serves as a resource for researchers at the University...

December 08, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Dec
 File Naming Best Practices

“What's in a name?” When you create a new file, do you give much thought to the name you save it as? This coffee break focuses on best practices for naming...

December 08, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, December 9

09 Dec
GEO Data Mining & Pathway Enrichment Analysis w/ Open Access Tools

This is a 5 hour workshop. The morning session (10 am - 12 pm) teaches how to retrieve a list of differentially expressed genes (DEG) associated with a gene...

December 09, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Dec
Machine Learning to Determine Dynamically Evolving New-Onset Venous Thromboembolic (VTE) Event Risk

in Hospitalized Patients Tiffany Purcell Pellathy will present her PhD dissertation titled, “Machine Learning to Determine Dynamically Evolving New-Onset...

December 09, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, December 10

10 Dec
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...

December 10, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Dec
Crafting a Data Management Plan

What is a Data Management Plan? This session will answer that question, as well as describe the steps to creating a DMP, tools that can help with DMP...

December 10, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Dec
Lunch & Learn: Fostering Resilience During COVID-19

The December health topic will be Fostering Resilience during COVID-19. Specifically, we are hoping to discuss ways to bring about spaces of resiliency...

December 10, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, December 11

11 Dec
Pitt Public Health Information Sessions

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...

December 11, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Dec
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...

December 11, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Dec
 The Dynamics and Druggability of LARP1, a Cancer-Relevant RNA-Binding Protein

Jacob D. Durrant, PhD, assistant professor of biological sciences, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences, and of computational and systems biology, School of...

December 11, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Dec
Cathedral

Clinical and Translational Science Graduate Program PhD Defense: Choices and Consequences: An investigation into patient choice of provider and provider...

December 11, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, December 14

14 Dec
Best Practices for Reproducible Science

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute's (CTSI) Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Center serves as a resource for researchers at the University...

December 14, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, December 15

Thursday, December 17

17 Dec
eBRAIN T32 PNA Training Activity

The University of Pittsburgh offers a pre- and post- doctoral training program in Population Neuroscience of Aging & Alzheimer’s Disease. The PNA Training...

December 17, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Dec
Accelerated Second-Degree Information Sesson

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...

December 17, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, December 18

18 Dec
Pitt Public Health Information Sessions

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...

December 18, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Dec
EOH Seminar

EOH Seminar Graduate School of Public Health | Department of Environmental and Occupational Health presents: Sex-specific Effects Of Arsenic On Immune...

December 18, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

December 4, 2020 - January 2, 2021