Events Calendar

Pitt Public Health Events

September 30 - October 29, 2020

Wednesday, September 30

30 Sep
Special Populations in Opioid Treatment Programs – Pregnant Women and Family Planning

Increasing Screening for Infectious Disease in Opioid Treatment Programs: Opportunities for Implementation of Screening and Treatment Collaboration - Webinar...

September 30, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
30 Sep
Present and Represented: Latinx Mental Health Research, Practice, and Experience in Pittsburgh

The Latinx Mental Health Podcast increases dialogue and representation about mental health in the Latinx community through podcast episodes and engagement on...

September 30, 2020 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 1

01 Oct
Molecular Toxicology Journal Club

EOH student Fan Wu will present the article: "Association Between Cardiovascular Disease and Long-term Exposure to Air Pollution With the Risk of...

October 01, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
01 Oct
COVID-19 and the Latinx Population

This webinar will describe disparities in the Latinx communities in the United States that have been exacerbated by COVID-19, discuss the impact of COVID-19...

October 01, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, October 2

02 Oct
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...

October 02, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
02 Oct
Global Response to COVID-19

Designated as a Public Health Grand Rounds event. Join the PItt Public Health Global Health Student Association for an interactive Conversations about COVID...

October 02, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Oct
Cathedral

Kenna Shaw, PhD Executive Director, Institute for Personalized Cancer Therapy, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX Precision Medicine: Are...

October 02, 2020 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Oct
EOH Seminar

Intersectionality and Research: Acknowledging the Gender Data Gap anupama “anu” jain, PhD Executive Director – Gender Equity Commission, City of...

October 02, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, October 5

05 Oct
CVD Epidemiology Journal Club

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

October 05, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 6

06 Oct
Pitt Public Health Information Sessions

Want to explore interest areas and career options to find your best fit among our graduate degree programs and departments? Learn about opportunities for...

October 06, 2020 11:30 a.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 7

07 Oct
Pitt Public Health Information Sessions

Want to explore interest areas and career options to find your best fit among our graduate degree programs and departments? Learn about opportunities for...

October 07, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
07 Oct
Emerging Trends: Opportunities for Collaborative STD Screening & Treatment with Opioid Treatment Programs

Increasing Screening for Infectious Disease in Opioid Treatment Programs: Opportunities for Implementation of Screening and Treatment Collaboration - Webinar...

October 07, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 8

08 Oct
Molecular Toxicology Journal Club

EOH student Jenna Kuhn will present the article: "Evolutionary pathways to antibiotic resistance are dependent upon environmental structure and bacterial...

October 08, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Oct
Pitt Public Health Information Sessions

Want to explore interest areas and career options to find your best fit among our graduate degree programs and departments? Learn about opportunities for...

October 08, 2020 11:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Oct
Health Professionals' Experiences in COVID-19 Exposures

This webinar will describe risk exposures and challenges healthcare workers in the field of HIV and beyond face during the COVID-19 pandemic. This webinar...

October 08, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Oct
Biostatistics Seminar:  Robert Krafty (Emory University) - Empirical Frequency Band Analysis of Biomedical Time Series

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Robert Krafty of Emory University. A former Pitt Biostatistics faculty member, Krafty became chair and...

October 08, 2020 3:50 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, October 9

09 Oct
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...

October 09, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Emerging Latinx Communities Group

Pitt Public Health's Center for Health Equity invites you to the Emerging Latinx Communities Group. During this time, it is of the utmost importance for...

October 09, 2020 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Cathedral

Ian Dunham, PhD Director, Open Targets, EMBL-EBI, Cambridge, UK Open Targets: Exploiting Genomics and Genetics to Identify and Prioritize Drug Targets

October 09, 2020 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Oct
Harm Reduction Approach in Public Health Higher Education: Implications for the COVID-19 Pandemic

Designated as a Public Health Grand Rounds event. Dr. Mary Hawk will introduce the harm reduction approach and her work defining the six principles of harm...

October 09, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 15

15 Oct
Molecular Toxicology Journal Club

EOH student Qi Wei will present the article: "TMPRSS2 and TMPRSS4 promote SARS-CoV-2 infection of human small intestinal enterocytes" Zang R, Gomez Castro...

October 15, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
15 Oct
Webside Manner & Remote Relationships: Advance Care Planning in the Era of COVID 19

As COVID 19 continues to unfold, all inter-professional disciplines are having to pivot their practices and approaches to adapt to online platforms. However,...

October 15, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Oct
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...

October 15, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Oct
Biostatistics Seminar:  Dipankar Bandyopadhyay - VCU

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Dipankar Bandyopadhyay of Virgina Commonwealth University. Personalized Dynamic Treatment Regimes in Oral...

October 15, 2020 3:50 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, October 16

16 Oct
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...

October 16, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Oct
Human Genetics Seminar - Dr. Muin Khoury of the CDC

Designated as a Public Health Grand Rounds event, this week's Human Genetics Seminar will feature Muin Khoury, director of the Office of Genomics and...

October 16, 2020 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Oct
EXPO: Job Hunting Ahead! Opportunities in Governmental Public Health

Interested in exploring mitigation strategies for COVID-19? Want to create policies to help refugees integrate into the community? Aspire to advance health...

October 16, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Oct
HIV Related Stigma in Healthcare Settings during COVID-19

Designated as a Public Health Grand Rounds event. Dr. Mackey Friedman is Principal Investigator of the HIV Prevention and Care Project and and has worked in...

October 16, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, October 19

19 Oct
CVD Epidemiology Journal Club

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

October 19, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 22

22 Oct
Molecular Toxicology Journal Club

EOH student Tengziyi Ge will present the article: "Zinc supplementation ameliorates lung injury by reducing neutrophil recruitment and activity" Wessels I,...

October 22, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
22 Oct
Biostatistics Seminar:  Wei Chen - University of Pittsburgh

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Wei Chen of the University of Pittsburgh. Abstract - to come

October 22, 2020 3:50 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, October 23

23 Oct
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...

October 23, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Oct
Cathedral

Joyce Bischoff, PhD Professor, Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Endothelial abnormalities in vascular tumors and capillary...

October 23, 2020 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Oct
COVID-19 & Health Disparities

Designated as a Public Health Grand Rounds event. Register to receive Zoom link and password. Each week, Pitt Public Health experts will have a...

October 23, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, October 26

26 Oct
The Haddon Matrix: A Systematic Approach for Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response

Learn how to save lives and property with this easy-to-understand tool. Collaborate with emergency responders at all levels by communicating with this...

October 26, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 29

29 Oct
Molecular Toxicology Journal Club

EOH student Delmaliz Barreto-Vazquez will present the article: "Blood flow-restricted resistance exercise: rapidly affecting the myofibre and the...

October 29, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Oct
The Disproportionate Impacts of COVID-19 on the LGBTQ Population

This webinar will help partcipants understand the factors which place sexual and gender minorities (SGM) at greater risk for COVID-19 disparities. This...

October 29, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Oct
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...

October 29, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Oct
Biostatistics Seminar:  Tingting Zhang - University of Pittsburgh

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Tingting Zhang of the University of Pittsburgh. Abstract - to come

October 29, 2020 3:50 p.m.
Virtual Event

September 30 - October 29, 2020