Events Calendar

Health Sciences Events

April 18 - May 17, 2021

Monday, April 19

19 Apr
Internal Transfer Information Session

Learn more about internal transfers to the traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing program by joining us for a virtual information session. A brief...

April 19, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Apr
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...

April 19, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, April 20

20 Apr
Simulation to Identify Latent System Errors

Division of OB Anesthesiology & Womens Health Grand Rounds Series special guest lecture presented by Allison Lee, MD MS Associate Professor of Anesthesiology...

20 Apr
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...

April 20, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Apr
Cell Biology Seminar "A Phosphoinositide Signaling Pathway Mediates Lysosomal Membrane Repair"

Xiaojun Tan, PhD Research Assistant Professor Department of Cell Biology & Aging Institute of UPMC University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

April 20, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Apr
Using Electronic Lab Notebooks

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

April 20, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Apr
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...

April 20, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, April 21

21 Apr
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...

April 21, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Jenna Napoleone

Cardiometabolic Health Related Risk Factors and Physical Function with Aging: Targets for Lifestyle Intervention Public Health/Epidemiology Committee:...

April 21, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Pathway Enrichment Analysis & Visualization w/ Open Access Tools

This class focuses on uncovering the biology hidden behind a list of genes that are differentially expressed between two conditions (tumor vs. normal,...

April 21, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
Confronting Research Misconduct - What you need to know

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

April 21, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Apr
10th Annual Mitchell P. Fink Scholar Day

An afternoon of virtual abstract presentations focused on critical care medicine featuring faculty, fellows, residents and medical students. Keynote...

April 21, 2021 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 22

22 Apr
Pediatric Grand Rounds: “The Missing Link Between Puberty, Reproduction, and Metabolism”

Sally Radovick, MD Professor, Department of Pediatrics Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research Robert Wood Johnson Medical...

April 22, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Improving Sleep and Quality of Life in Lung Cancer Survivors

Grace Dean, associate professor, School of Nursing, University of Buffalo, and Misol Kwon, PhD student, School of Nursing, Unviersity of Buffalo, will...

April 22, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Command Line Basics: Questions Hour

Have questions about getting started with command line? Register to receive access to a pre-recorded video covering the basics of command line skills for...

April 22, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Pitt CSD Research Roundtable Speaker Series

1st year PhD student presentations, CSD 3048 Monique Tardif, Emily Goldberg, Pitt CSD

April 22, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Epi Seminar - Leena Sharma

Tackling Obstacles to Development of Strategies to Prevent Poor Outcomes in Knee Osteoarthritis Leena Sharma, MD. Chang-Lee Professor of Preventive...

April 22, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Implicit Racial Bias in Prenatal Visit Patient-Clinician Communication

BCHS PhD student, Abisola Olaniyan, will be defending her dissertation on "Implicit Racial Bias in Prenatal Visit Patient-Clinic Communication, Prenatal...

April 22, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Cathedral

Microbiology and Immunology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Unraveling the complexity of mid-gestation placental immunity Advisor: Liza Konnikova, MD,...

April 22, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Sunduz Keles‬ (U. Wisconsin) - Identifying Effector Genes of Human GWAS Variants by INFIMA

This week's Biostatistics Seminar speaker will be Dr. Sunduz Keles from the Departments of Statistics and Biostatistics & Medical Informatics at the...

April 22, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Apr
Meet a Nursing Informaticist

Join Young Ji Lee, assistant professor coordinator of the MSN concentration in nursing informatics, to learn more about nursing informatics, and what...

April 22, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, April 23

23 Apr
Center for Health Equity Focused Writing Sessions

In our friendly Zoom meetings, you can work on class papers, reports, manuscripts, grant proposals, sermons, theses, or dissertations--or whatever you need...

April 23, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Apr
The Childhood Risk to Develop Anxiety and Depression: A Translational Neuroscience Approach

Pitt Psychiatry We are honored to feature the work of Ned Kalin, MD when we welcome him to Pittsburgh for the April 23rd Distinguished Scientist Lecture...

April 23, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Apr
Cathedral

Designated as a Public Health Grand Rounds event, our 18th Annual CC Li Memorial Lecture will feature Dr. Kathryn Roeder. Dr. Roeder is the UPMC Professor of...

April 23, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Apr
Advanced PowerPoint For Presentations

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

April 23, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Apr
Cathedral

Biomedical Informatics Graduate Program PhD Defense: Acceleration Signals in Determining Gait-Related Difficulties and the Motor Skill of Walking in Older...

April 23, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, April 26

26 Apr
Cathedral

Microbiology and Immunology Graduate Program PhD Defense: The function of IL-17F in infectxion and inflammation Advisor: Sarah Gaffen, PhD Committee Chair:...

April 26, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Apr
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...

April 26, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Apr
Hands-On GitHub for Version Control

Are you curious about version control and project management with Github, but haven't had an opportunity to test out its features? Attend this hands-on...

April 26, 2021 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Apr
CVD Epidemiology Journal Club

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

April 26, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, April 27

27 Apr
Introduction to Measuring Research Impact

In this class, learn the fundamentals of keeping your data secure and organized through brief introductions to the core areas of data management: file...

April 27, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
27 Apr
Cell Biology Seminar “Quantitative proteomics for understanding epigenetic cancer mechanisms”

Benjamin A. Garcia, PhD, FRSC John McCrea Dickson M.D. Presidential Professor Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics University of Pennsylvania, The...

April 27, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, April 28

28 Apr
Virtual Diversity Book Club

Please join the Department of Medicine Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion another invigorating Virtual Diversity Book Club. Our book of choice this...

April 28, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Apr
MRT students working with power wheelchairs

Join Rehabilitation Technology Program Director Dr. Mark Schmeler for an informative webinar about the one-year hybrid MRT program at the School of Health...

April 28, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 29

29 Apr
Andrew Garner, MD

Andrew Garner, MD, PhD, FAAP Advances in developmental sciences are allowing for a more sophisticated understanding of how early experiences, both adverse...

April 29, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Apr
Cathedral

Biomedical Informatics Graduate Program PhD Defense: Signature Modeling to Predict HER2-targeted Therapeutic Response in HER2-positive Breast Cancer...

April 29, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Apr
Epi Seminar - Maria Brooks & Stephen Wisniewski

Prevention and Treatment of Thromboembolic Events in those with a COVID-19 Infection: The ACTIV4 Experience Maria M. Brooks, PhD. Professor, Epidemiology...

April 29, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Apr
Preoperative Optimization: Should I Jump on the Bandwagon?

Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine Grand Rounds lecture presented by Matthew D. McEvoy, MD; Professor of Anesthesiology and Surgery;...

April 29, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Apr
Accelerated Second-Degree Information Session

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...

April 29, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Apr
hands collaborating

Bringing together poets, artists, and health scholars to discuss issues of justice and equity as it relates to race, class, gender, and sexual orientation in...

April 29, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Apr
Meet a Nurse-Midwife

Join Nancy Niemczyk, assistant professor and director of the Nurse-Midwife program, to learn more about nurse-midwifery, and the exciting options available...

April 29, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, April 30

30 Apr
Center for Health Equity Focused Writing Sessions

In our friendly Zoom meetings, you can work on class papers, reports, manuscripts, grant proposals, sermons, theses, or dissertations--or whatever you need...

April 30, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, May 1

01 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 01, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Sunday, May 2

02 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 02, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, May 3

03 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 03, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
03 May
Internal Transfer Information Session

Learn more about internal transfers to the traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing program by joining us for a virtual information session. A brief...

May 03, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
03 May
CVD Epidemiology Journal Club

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

May 03, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, May 4

04 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 04, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
04 May
Study Closeout and Archiving

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

May 04, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 May
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...

May 04, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, May 5

05 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 05, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 May
Cathedral

Cellular and Molecular Pathology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Determining the Effects of Wnt Signaling in the Alleviation of Cholestasis Via the Promotion...

May 05, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, May 6

06 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 06, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 May
Charles Berul, MD

Charles I. Berul, M.D. The Van Metre Companies Endowed Chair of Cardiology Co-Director, Children’s National Heart Institute Professor of Pediatrics and...

May 06, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
06 May
Internal Transfer Information Session

Learn more about internal transfers to the traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing program by joining us for a virtual information session. A brief...

May 06, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, May 7

07 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 07, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, May 8

08 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 08, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Sunday, May 9

09 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 09, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, May 10

10 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 10, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, May 11

11 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 11, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 May
Ethical Dilemmas in Obstetric Anesthesia

Division of OB Anesthesiology & Womens Health Grand Rounds Series special guest lecture presented by Caitlin Sutton, MD Assistant Professor of Pediatric and...

Wednesday, May 12

12 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 12, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
12 May
Physician Assistant Studies Virtual Information Session

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

May 12, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 May
Cathedral

Cellular and Molecular Pathology Graduate Program PhD Defense: YAP1 Signaling in Hepatobiliary Development and Oncogenesis Advisor: Satdarshan Monga,...

May 12, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, May 13

13 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 13, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
13 May
Pediatric Grand Rounds: “Religion and Pediatric Medical Decision Making: Conflict, Understanding, and Accommodation”

Armand H. Matheny Antommaria, MD, PhD Director, Ethics Center, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center While the United States is becoming more...

May 13, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, May 14

14 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 14, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 May
Cathedral

Center for Neuroscience - School of Medicine/Neurobiology Graduate Program PhD Defense: The role of primary afferents from different levels of the neuraxins...

May 14, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 May
Kayhan Batmanghelich, PhD

Kayhan Batmanghelich, PhD, assistant professor of biomedical informatics, School of Medicine, assistant professor of computer science, School of Computing...

May 14, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 May
Pitt Psychiatry - Addressing the Trauma-Related Mental Health Needs of Our Veterans

Our next Clinical Grand Rounds will address how clinicians from Pitt Psychiatry and the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System are working together to address the...

May 14, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, May 15

15 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 15, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Sunday, May 16

16 May
Multidisciplinary Management of Pituitary Tumors Virtual Update

Learn the most up-to-date evaluation and management strategies for non-functioning pituitary adenomas, hyperprolactinemia, Cushing’s Disease and acromegaly...

May 16, 2021 12:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, May 17

17 May
Internal Transfer Information Session

Learn more about internal transfers to the traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing program by joining us for a virtual information session. A brief...

May 17, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 May
Cathedral

Computational Biology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Evolution-based strategies to elucidate genotype-phenotype relationships in traits relevant to human...

May 17, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

April 18 - May 17, 2021