Events Calendar

Health Sciences Events

May 2019

Wednesday, May 1

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.
01 May
Genes Controlling Sleep and Circadian Rhythms

2017 Nobel Laureate Michael W. Young, PhD, Richard and Jeanne Fisher Professor, head of the Laboratory of Genetics, and vice president for academic affairs...

May 01, 2019 4:00 p.m.

Thursday, May 2

02 May
The Eighth Annual University of Pittsburgh and Tsinghua University Joint Symposium on the Biology of Aging

Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, will hold their eighth annual joint symposium in...

Friday, May 3

03 May
The Epigenome Across the Lifespan

The Epigenome Across the Lifespan is a conference bringing together basic and clinical researchers, health professionals, and trainees to examine the...

May 03, 2019 7:30 a.m.

Thursday, May 9

09 May
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...

Friday, May 10

10 May
Students, Sleep and Safety: Evidence-Based Approaches to Reducing Teen Suicide Risk

Registration is now open for the STAR-Center 2019 Conference. STAR-Center is a suicide prevention program for teens and young children within the UPMC...

May 10, 2019 8:30 a.m.
10 May
Predictive Models for Transition Metal-Catalyzed Organic Reactions

Peng Liu, PhD, assistant professor of chemistry, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences, and assistant professor of chemical and petroleum engineering, Swanson...

May 10, 2019 12:00 p.m.

Monday, May 13

13 May
Life Sciences Week 2019: Investing in a Smarter Life

Experience life changing research and a spotlight on immunology, women’s health, digital health, and more; all through the lens of Pittsburgh’s unrivaled...

May 13, 2019
13 May
Keynote: Nobel Laureate, Dr Frances Arnold & Kick-off for Life Sciences Week

We are excited to welcome 2018 Chemistry Nobel-Laureate, Dr. Frances Arnold back to Pittsburgh as the Keynote Speaker for Pittsburgh's Life Sciences...

May 13, 2019 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday, May 14

14 May
Life Sciences Week 2019: Investing in a Smarter Life

Experience life changing research and a spotlight on immunology, women’s health, digital health, and more; all through the lens of Pittsburgh’s unrivaled...

May 14, 2019

Wednesday, May 15

15 May
Life Sciences Week 2019: Investing in a Smarter Life

Experience life changing research and a spotlight on immunology, women’s health, digital health, and more; all through the lens of Pittsburgh’s unrivaled...

May 15, 2019

Thursday, May 16

16 May
Life Sciences Week 2019: Investing in a Smarter Life

Experience life changing research and a spotlight on immunology, women’s health, digital health, and more; all through the lens of Pittsburgh’s unrivaled...

May 16, 2019
16 May
Life Science Week Investor Focus

Meet Pittsburgh’s dynamic crop of life science companies through a carefully curated program developed in partnership with the University of Pittsburgh’s...

Friday, May 17

17 May
Life Sciences Week 2019: Investing in a Smarter Life

Experience life changing research and a spotlight on immunology, women’s health, digital health, and more; all through the lens of Pittsburgh’s unrivaled...

May 17, 2019

Tuesday, May 21

21 May
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...

Wednesday, May 29

29 May
Updates in CAR T for Cancer: Solid Tumors on the Horizon?

Carl H. June, MD, a leader in the fields of cellular immunology and immunotherapy, will present the 2019 Bernard Fisher Lecture on Wednesday, May 29, in...

May 29, 2019 3:30 p.m.

Thursday, May 30

30 May
Dissertation Defense: Megan Laura Gliozzi

"Tubular Proteinuria and Vitamin D Deficiency in Sickle Cell Disease" Public Health/Human Genetics Committee: Ora A. Weisz (chair) Zsolt Urban James R....

May 30, 2019 1:00 p.m.

Friday, May 31

31 May
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...

May 2019