Events Calendar

Pitt Public Health Events

March 7 - April 5, 2021

Tuesday, March 9

09 Mar
DSO Study Hall

The Doctoral Student Organization is hosting Study Hall in the Spring 2021 semester. We invite all Master’s and doctoral students at the Graduate School of...

March 09, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Mar
EOH Seminar: Jacob K. Kresovich, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Dr. Jacob K. Kresovich will present a seminar at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, March 9th entitled "CH3 marks the spot: understanding breast cancer through DNA...

March 09, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Mar
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...

March 09, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, March 10

10 Mar
Pennsylvania State Response to COVID-19

Wendy Braund, Pennsylvania’s acting interim physician general, will lead a conversation about the PA Department of Health response to COVID-19, addressing...

March 10, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, March 11

11 Mar
Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Journal Club

EOH student Qi Wei will present the article below: Histone demethylase KDM4C controls tumorigenesis of glioblastoma by epigenetically regulating p53 and...

March 11, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Mar
Epi Seminar - Robert  Schoen

Blood Based Screening for Cancer Robert E Schoen, MD, MPH. Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh. publichealth.pitt.edu/epi-seminars

March 11, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Mar
Biostatistics Seminar: Lexin Li (UC Berkeley) - Multimodal Neuroimaging Analysis

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Dr. Lexin Li from the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the University of California,...

March 11, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Mar
Cathedral

Join GHSA in welcoming Dr. Griffin, a physician-scientist, board certified in Infectious Disease with expertise in Global Health, Tropical Medicine,...

March 11, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, March 12

12 Mar
Job Hunting Ahead! Opportunities in Consulting and More

Will YOU lead? Or, will you just follow? Get behind-the-scenes insights on today’s trends in the wide-ranging field of public health. Craft your own...

March 12, 2021 1:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
12 Mar
Emerging Latinx Communities Group

This month we will be discussing an article about reproductive care-seeking in another emerging Latinx community in Flower, Indiana. It was written by a...

March 12, 2021 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
12 Mar
Creating Your Poster for Dean's Day with the Health Sciences Library System

Your abstract has been submitted, your research findings have been collected, now what? It's time to create your poster! Join us for a guide to creating your...

March 12, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Mar
Cathedral

Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh Eternal Epidemic and the Streetlight Effects The experts and the public...

March 12, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, March 15

15 Mar
CVD Epidemiology Journal Club

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

March 15, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, March 16

16 Mar
Dr. Rachel Hardeman

“Black Babies Matter: Physician-Patient Race Matches and Disparities in Birthing Mortality for Newborns” Co-Sponsored by Center for Health Equity Rachel...

March 16, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
16 Mar
MCSI Green Speakeasy - Pitt Deans Talk Sustainability

Countering Climate Change, Forging Sustainability the Pitt Way With the new presidential administration squarely focused on climate change, we want to...

March 16, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, March 18

18 Mar
Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Journal Club

EOH student Delmaliz Barreto-Vazquez will present the article below: Pseudomonas aeruginosa Utilizes Host-Derived Itaconate to Redirect Its Metabolism to...

March 18, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Epi Seminar - Dennis Black

Cutting the size of osteoporosis trials from 15,000 to 500: Bone Mineral Density as an FDA-qualified, surrogate endpoint to replace fracture in future RCTs...

March 18, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Biostatistics Seminar: Lei Liu (Washington U.) Mediation Analysis for Survival Data with High-Dimensional Mediators

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Dr. Lei Liu from the Division of Biostatistics at Washington University in St. Louis. Abstract: Mediation...

March 18, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
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...

March 18, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, March 19

19 Mar
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...

March 19, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Mar
campus

Center for Bioethics & Health Law Colloquium Jamie Zelazny, PhD, MPH, RN Assistant Professor of Health & Community Systems School of Nursing, University of...

March 19, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Mar
EOH Seminar

Graduate School of Public Health | Department of Environmental and Occupational Health presents: Title forthcoming (topic: environmental justice - water...

March 19, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, March 22

22 Mar
CVD Epidemiology Journal Club

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

March 22, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, March 23

23 Mar
Presenting your Dean's Day Poster: Best Practices and Techniques with The Center for Teaching and Learning

Now that you have (most of) your poster complete, how can you present your research? How long should your speech be? What are some ways to deliver your...

March 23, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Mar
podium with microphone and audience

Keynote speaker Joseph C. Kvedar is chair of the board, American Telemedicine Association, professor, Harvard Medical School, senior advisor, Virtual Care,...

March 23, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Mar
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...

March 23, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, March 25

25 Mar
Epi Seminar - Lucile Adams-Campbell

Black Women’s Health Study Lucile L. Adams-Campbell, PhD. Associate Director for Minority Health and Health Disparities Research, Senior Associate Dean for...

March 25, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Mar
Biostatistics Seminar: Fan Yang (University of Colorado)

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Dr. Fan Yang from the Department of Biostatistics and Informatics, University of Colorado.

March 25, 2021 3:50 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, March 26

26 Mar
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...

March 26, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
26 Mar
Cathedral

Distinguished Professor, National Inatitute of Biomedical Genetics, India Title TBD

March 26, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 1

01 Apr
Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Journal Club - EOH SEMINAR SPEAKER SPOTLIGHT

EOH student Alexander Schuyler will present the article below, by Xiongwei Zhu, PhD who will be giving the EOH Seminar Talk on April 2nd entitled...

April 01, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
01 Apr
Epi Seminar - ​​​​​​​Kristine Ensrud

Fracture Prediction in Late-Life Adults Kristine E. Ensrud, MD, MPH. Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology, Community Health, University of Minnesota. Staff...

April 01, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, April 2

02 Apr
Cathedral

Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Director, Pediatric Institute for Heart Regeneration and Therapeutics (I-HRT)Associate Director, Richard King Mellon...

April 02, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Apr
EOH Seminar

Graduate School of Public Health | Department of Environmental and Occupational Health presents: Mitochondrial dysfunction in neurodegenerative diseases by...

April 02, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, April 5

05 Apr
Dean's Day

Dean’s Day 2021 is kicking off with the opening of abstract submissions. The deadline to submit an abstract is Sunday, March 7 at 11:59pm. Dean’s Day poster...

April 05, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Apr
Dean's Day

Dean’s Day 2021 is kicking off with the opening of abstract submissions. The deadline to submit an abstract is Sunday, March 7 at 11:59pm. Dean’s Day poster...

April 05, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Apr
Maternal and Child Health Equity Scholars meeting

MCH Equity Scholars is a platform for learners and early-career researchers to exchange ideas, network and collaborate on projects related to health equity,...

April 05, 2021 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

March 7 - April 5, 2021