Pitt Public Health

Upcoming Events

14 Apr
Cathedral

This virtual exhibition of art-science works by internationally recognized artists opened March 1. Situating contemporary genetics within a spectrum of past,...

April 14, 2021
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Jeremy Tyler Adams

Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Extended-Release Medications for Opioid Use Disorder: Comparing Single-Drug and Multi-Drug-in-Sequence Treatment Strategies...

April 14, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Apr
Professional Women in Public Health Panel hosted by AWPH

Join the student organization, Association of Women in Public Health April 14 at 9 p.m. for a panel of seven professional women in the public health field as...

April 14, 2021 9:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
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Black women in the U.S. routinely experience poor maternal health outcomes, including disproportionately high rates of death related to pregnancy or...

April 15, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Epi Seminar - Nicole Wright

Racial Disparities in Osteoporosis Management Nicole Wright, PhD, MPH. Associate Professor, University of Alabama at...

April 15, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Biostat Seminar: Nonparametric inverse probability weighted estimators based on highly adaptive lasso

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Dr. Ashkan Ertefaie from the Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology at the University of...

April 15, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Apr
Gender & Science Reading Group

Please join us for a virtual interdisciplinary discussion based on readings by ground-breaking scholars and scientists. January 21, 2021 5:00 PM Medical...

April 15, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Emerging Latinx Communities Group

This month, the Center for Health Equity (CHE) with the support of the Center for Latin American Studies, will discuss the JAMA "no doctor is racist" issue. ...

April 16, 2021 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Dissertation Defense: Kirsten Yuna Eom

"Reducing disparities in colorectal cancer screening among low-income non-elderly adults in the U.S." Public Health/Health Policy and Management Committee:...

April 16, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
EOH Seminar

EOH Seminar Graduate School of Public Health | Department of Environmental and Occupational Health presents: Excess nutrients, harmful algal blooms and...

April 16, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Informing Cardiovascular Disease Prevention among Rural Appalachian Women

BCHS PhD student, Jessica Thompson, will be defending her dissertation on "Informing Cardiovascular Disease Prevention among Rural Appalachian Women: A...

April 16, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Public Health in Action: From the Amazon Rainforest to Allegheny County

Pitt Public Health is pleased to welcome our new dean, Dr. Maureen Lichtveld, to the school. Public health faculty are invited to a special virtual...

April 16, 2021 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Apr
Addressing Racial Inequity in Health Care: Strategies in the Fight for Achieving Health Justice

Join Noble Maseru, director of social justice, racial equity, and faculty engagement for the Schools of the Health Sciences and professor of public health...

April 16, 2021 4:00 p.m.
16 Apr
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Join Brown Mamas for a screening of this heartbreaking, empowering, courageous documentary about the various ways women of color are being targeted for...

April 16, 2021 7:00 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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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
02 May
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Celebrate the academic achievement of the our 2020-21 graduates as they become our newest cohort of alumni at our 71st Convocation. Family and friends are...

May 02, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
13 May
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Armand H. Antommaria, MD, PhD Lee Ault Carter Chair of Pediatric Ethics Professor of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati Abstract: While the United States...

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