Events Calendar

University Times Events

August 14 - September 12, 2020

Friday, August 14

14 Aug
Cathedral

It's easy enough to set a goal. But when it comes to habit changes like improving your diet, exercising more, or trying harder to meet new people, sustaining...

August 14, 2020
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Nutrition Assessment, Parenteral Nutrition & Venous Access:  Gastro/Hep State of the Art (SOTA) Lecture Series

Speaker: David G. Binion, MD - Professor of Medicine; Director, Nutrition Support Services; Co-Director & Trasnslational Research Lead, UPMC IBD Center;...

August 14, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Awakening Morning Yoga

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with certified yoga instructor, Jesse Bueno and the Be Fit Pitt Team. Expect 45...

August 14, 2020 7:15 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
CHE Focused Writing Zoom Session

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...

August 14, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Mid-Morning Mash-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Gillian Scott, University Club Fitness Center Manager/Senior Trainer and...

August 14, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Intermediate  Canvas - Tests and Quizzes

Take a deeper dive into delivering assessments online with the Canvas Quizzes tools. This webinar will take a more detailed look at the differences between...

August 14, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Pitt Public Health: IT and EdTech Drop-in Hours

Pitt Public Health faculty and staff who need ideas for syllabus adjustments, have questions about their remote devices, or are interested in finding out...

August 14, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Staff Council Talks

Staff Council Diversity Talk: Won't You Be My Neighbor: Diversity In The Workplace, Featuring Sherdina Harper is back on- Friday August 14. Noon-1 p.m. Save...

August 14, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Pitt Power-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute lunchtime energizer workout led by with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers or Senior Trainer/UCLUB...

August 14, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Tomonori Teraoka: The Rhetorical Art of Constitutional Legitimation

After hard work researching and writing, Tomonori Teraoka will defend the dissertation titled, "The Rhetroical Art of Constitutional Legitimation: A...

August 14, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Aug
Usha Sethi- Owner and Executive Chef of Taj Mahal Restaurant

Usha Sethi is the owner and executive chef of the Taj Mahal restaurant in Pittsburgh, PA since its opening in 1996. Usha’s path to entrepreneurship and the...

August 14, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, August 15

15 Aug
Cathedral

It's easy enough to set a goal. But when it comes to habit changes like improving your diet, exercising more, or trying harder to meet new people, sustaining...

August 15, 2020
Virtual Event

Sunday, August 16

16 Aug
Cathedral

It's easy enough to set a goal. But when it comes to habit changes like improving your diet, exercising more, or trying harder to meet new people, sustaining...

August 16, 2020
Virtual Event

Monday, August 17

17 Aug
Cathedral

It's easy enough to set a goal. But when it comes to habit changes like improving your diet, exercising more, or trying harder to meet new people, sustaining...

August 17, 2020
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Awakening Morning Yoga

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with certified yoga instructor, Jesse Bueno and the Be Fit Pitt Team. Expect 45...

August 17, 2020 7:15 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Workshop for New Basic Biomedical Researchers

New basic biomedical researchers are worried about jumpstarting their careers in the era of COVID-19. No need to worry: we are here to help by connecting you...

August 17, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Mid-Morning Mash-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Gillian Scott, University Club Fitness Center Manager/Senior Trainer and...

August 17, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Introduction to Canvas | Part 1

Getting Started Welcome to Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system! This introductory training focuses primarily on the global functions of Canvas...

August 17, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Pitt Public Health: IT and EdTech Drop-in Hours

Pitt Public Health faculty and staff who need ideas for syllabus adjustments, have questions about their remote devices, or are interested in finding out...

August 17, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Pitt Power-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute lunchtime energizer workout led by with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers or Senior Trainer/UCLUB...

August 17, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Two students lighting candles at a previous First-Year Student Convocation

Pitt-Greensburg's First-Year Student Convocation is one of our campus traditions and marks the start of the academic year. This year, our event is going...

August 17, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Aug
Finish Strong Pitt Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute evening workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of activity...

August 17, 2020 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 18

18 Aug
Cathedral

It's easy enough to set a goal. But when it comes to habit changes like improving your diet, exercising more, or trying harder to meet new people, sustaining...

August 18, 2020
Virtual Event
18 Aug
Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Evaluation & Management:  Gastro/Hep State of the Art (SOTA) Lecture Series

Speaker: Marc Schwartz, MD - Assistant Professor of Medicine; Co-director & Clinical Lead, UPMC IBD Center; Director, IBD Clinical Trials; Division of...

August 18, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Aug
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Morning Restore with Pilates and Core

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 45 minutes of activity...

August 18, 2020 7:15 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Aug
Certainty & Serenity: Financial Security & E-Commerce Solutions to Strengthen Your Business

PITT Small Business Develoment Center, Center of Excellence Event presented by Huntington Bank. Solutions to Strengthen Your Business: Small business...

August 18, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Aug
Mid-Morning Mash-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Gillian Scott, University Club Fitness Center Manager/Senior Trainer and...

August 18, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Aug
Introduction to Canvas | Part 2

Adding, Organizing and Sharing Content How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help out to organize and present your course content? This...

August 18, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Aug
Pitt Public Health: IT and EdTech Drop-in Hours

Pitt Public Health faculty and staff who need ideas for syllabus adjustments, have questions about their remote devices, or are interested in finding out...

August 18, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Aug
Stepping Up for Your Team: Professional Development Summer Series

Get inspiration on ways to notice opportunities, speak up, and take initiative to help both you and your team. Panelist: Laura Ainsley, Organization...

August 18, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Aug
Pandemic Policies and Practices: A Conversation about the Ethical Challenges of COVID-19 in Rural Communities

Valerie Satkoske, PhD Director of Ethics, Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, WV Director, Consortium Ethics Program, University of Pittsburgh Abstract: This...

August 18, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Aug
Pitt Power-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute lunchtime energizer workout led by with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers or Senior Trainer/UCLUB...

August 18, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Aug
Finish Strong Pitt Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute evening workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of activity...

August 18, 2020 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 19

19 Aug
Cathedral

It's easy enough to set a goal. But when it comes to habit changes like improving your diet, exercising more, or trying harder to meet new people, sustaining...

August 19, 2020
Virtual Event
19 Aug
Panther Rehab Rounds

Join the Department of PM&R for an invited lecture in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation. Topics will be of interest to our Residents,...

August 19, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Aug
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Awakening Morning Yoga

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with certified yoga instructor, Jesse Bueno and the Be Fit Pitt Team. Expect 45...

August 19, 2020 7:15 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Aug
Mid-Morning Mash-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Gillian Scott, University Club Fitness Center Manager/Senior Trainer and...

August 19, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Aug
Introduction to Canvas | Part 3

Assignments, Quizzes, and Grading How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help you assess your students both online and off? This training...

August 19, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Aug
Staff Council General Meeting

Register here to join Staff Council's monthly meeting! See you there. http://pi.tt/scmeeting

August 19, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Aug
Pitt Power-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute lunchtime energizer workout led by with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers or Senior Trainer/UCLUB...

August 19, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Aug
MolBio Hands-On Follow Up Session

Every Wednesday after a workshop, a follow up session (1 pm - 3 pm) will review the hands-on exercise questions distributed during the workshop. We will...

August 19, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Aug
Finish Strong Pitt Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute evening workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of activity...

August 19, 2020 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 20

20 Aug
Cathedral

It's easy enough to set a goal. But when it comes to habit changes like improving your diet, exercising more, or trying harder to meet new people, sustaining...

August 20, 2020
Virtual Event
20 Aug
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Morning Restore with Pilates and Core

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 45 minutes of activity...

August 20, 2020 7:15 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Aug
Mid-Morning Mash-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Gillian Scott, University Club Fitness Center Manager/Senior Trainer and...

August 20, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
20 Aug
Pitt Power-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute lunchtime energizer workout led by with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers or Senior Trainer/UCLUB...

August 20, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Aug
U.lab Taster Session #2

Please join us for our 2020 Pitt u.lab hub taster session, and look forward to: Learning about activities the Pitt u.lab hub team are planning for this...

August 20, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Aug
Intermediate Canvas - Tracking Student Progress

Canvas offers several opportunities to track student progress through your course and mastery of skills using a variety of indicators. This intermediate...

August 20, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Aug
Reintegration into Workspaces during COVID-19 – Caregiver Focus

This webinar will describe the anxiety and vulnerability caregivers in the HIV field and beyond experience due to COVID-19 and identify how clinic workflow...

August 20, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Aug
Scott Aaronson, UT-Austin

Quantum Computational Supremacy and Its Applications Scott Aaronson, University of Texas-Austin Abstract: Last fall, a team at Google announced the...

August 20, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Aug
Alex Reinhart - Carnegie Mellon University

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Alex Reinhart of Carnegie Mellon University. Abstract - to come

August 20, 2020 3:50 p.m.
Virtual Event
20 Aug
Finish Strong Pitt Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute evening workout with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers and Team. Expect 30 minutes of activity...

August 20, 2020 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, August 21

21 Aug
Cathedral

It's easy enough to set a goal. But when it comes to habit changes like improving your diet, exercising more, or trying harder to meet new people, sustaining...

August 21, 2020
Virtual Event
21 Aug
Acute & Chronic Pancreatitis:  Gastro/Hep State of the Art (SOTA) Lecture Series

Speaker: Rohit Das, MD - Assistant Professor of Medicine; Associate Program Director, Gastroenterology & Hepatology Fellowship Program; Division of...

August 21, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Aug
Be Fit Pitt Workout: Awakening Morning Yoga

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute morning workout with certified yoga instructor, Jesse Bueno and the Be Fit Pitt Team. Expect 45...

August 21, 2020 7:15 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Aug
Second Step:  Developing a Business Plan

Most financing options require a solid business plan. Learn all you need to know about operational and production planning, conducting market research and...

August 21, 2020 7:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Aug
CHE Focused Writing Zoom Session

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...

August 21, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Aug
Mid-Morning Mash-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute mid-morning workout with Gillian Scott, University Club Fitness Center Manager/Senior Trainer and...

August 21, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Aug
Digital Accessibility 101

In March, Pitt adopted the EIT Accessibility Policy and Procedure, which established standards for accessibility of EIT to meet the goal of providing...

August 21, 2020 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
21 Aug
Pitt Power-Up Workout

Be Fit Pitt powered by the Healthy Lifestyle Institute lunchtime energizer workout led by with Programming Director, Dr. Renee Rogers or Senior Trainer/UCLUB...

August 21, 2020 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
21 Aug
Intermediate  Canvas - Tests and Quizzes

Take a deeper dive into delivering assessments online with the Canvas Quizzes tools. This webinar will take a more detailed look at the differences between...

August 21, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, August 22

22 Aug
Cathedral

It's easy enough to set a goal. But when it comes to habit changes like improving your diet, exercising more, or trying harder to meet new people, sustaining...

August 22, 2020
Virtual Event

Sunday, August 23

23 Aug
Cathedral

It's easy enough to set a goal. But when it comes to habit changes like improving your diet, exercising more, or trying harder to meet new people, sustaining...

August 23, 2020
Virtual Event

Monday, August 24

24 Aug
Cathedral

It's easy enough to set a goal. But when it comes to habit changes like improving your diet, exercising more, or trying harder to meet new people, sustaining...

August 24, 2020
Virtual Event
24 Aug
Canvas for Remote Instruction

For instructors who are already familiar with Canvas or who have attended a previous Canvas training, we present a supplemental webinar covering tools for...

August 24, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
24 Aug
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...

August 24, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 25

25 Aug
Cathedral

It's easy enough to set a goal. But when it comes to habit changes like improving your diet, exercising more, or trying harder to meet new people, sustaining...

August 25, 2020
Virtual Event
25 Aug
GERD, Barrett's, & EoE:  Gastro/Hep State of the Art (SOTA) Lecture Series

Speaker: Kenneth E. Fasanella, MD - Assistant Professor of Medicine; Program Director, Gastroenterology & Hepatology Fellowship Program; Division of...

August 25, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
25 Aug
Nursing Health Services and Policy Research Colloquium

Addressing Social and Behavioral Health Needs in Integrated Care Settings Presented by the Nursing Health Services and Policy Research Hub. Guest speaker is...

August 25, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
25 Aug
Virtual Provost's Office Hours

Provost Ann Cudd is holding monthly office hours for all faculty, staff, and students. She invites you to use this forum as an opportunity to meet with her...

August 25, 2020 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
25 Aug
Learn Your Library: A Virtual Introduction to HSLS

Join the Health Sciences Library System (HSLS) at the University of Pittsburgh for a virtual introduction to the library. HSLS offers a wide array of...

August 25, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
25 Aug
Accessibility in Microsoft Office

A vast amount of content is generated and shared using Microsoft Office products (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook). But have you ever considered whether the...

August 25, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Aug
Introduction to Canvas | Part 1

Getting Started Welcome to Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system! This introductory training focuses primarily on the global functions of Canvas...

August 25, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 26

26 Aug
Introduction to Canvas | Part 2

Adding, Organizing and Sharing Content How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help out to organize and present your course content? This...

August 26, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Aug
Staying Connected Through Covid-19

Join Pitt alumni Alex Murdoch and Narseen Harun for an hour-long discussion about how to stay connected with Pitt, friends, family, and professional networks...

August 26, 2020 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 27

27 Aug
Empathy at Work: Supervisor Support Chats

As employees struggle this year with a wide range of stressors at work, at home, and in the world, empathy can serve as a critical element in our...

August 27, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
27 Aug
Community Based COVID-19 Testing: An FQHC’s Lessons Learned

This webinar will review COVID-19 testing efforts in urban communities and describe challenges, opportunities and lessons learned from implementing COVID-19...

August 27, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
27 Aug
Introduction to Canvas | Part 3

Assignments, Quizzes, and Grading How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help you assess your students both online and off? This training...

August 27, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
27 Aug
Donald Hedeker - University of Chicago

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Donald Hedeker of the University of Chicago. Abstract - to come

August 27, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, August 28

28 Aug
Fulminant Hepatic Failure: Evaluation & Management - Gastro/Hep State of the Art (SOTA) Lecture Series

Speaker: Andres Duarte-Rojo, MD, PhD - Associate Professor of Medicine; UPMC Center for Liver Diseases; Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and...

August 28, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
28 Aug
CHE Focused Writing Zoom Session

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...

August 28, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
28 Aug
Canvas for Remote Instruction

For instructors who are already familiar with Canvas or who have attended a previous Canvas training, we present a supplemental webinar covering tools for...

August 28, 2020 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Aug
Cathedral

Microbiology and Immunology Gradaute Program PhD Defense: Characterizing the role of BPIFB proteins during positive strand RNA virus infection Major...

August 28, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, August 31

31 Aug
Introduction to Canvas | Part 1

Getting Started Welcome to Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system! This introductory training focuses primarily on the global functions of Canvas...

August 31, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
31 Aug
CVD Epidemiology Journal Club

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

August 31, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, September 1

01 Sep
PsychoBehavioral Approaches to GI Disease - Gastro/Hep State of the Art (SOTA) Lecture Series

Speaker: Eva M. Szigethy, MD, PhD - Professor of Psychiatry, Medicine & Pediatrics; Director, Total Care-IBD Medical Home; Director, Behavioral Health with...

September 01, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
01 Sep
Working Through Change: Professional Development Summer Series

Understand the value of accepting change and even embracing it as a tool of personal and professional transformation. Panelist: Laura Ainsley, Organization...

September 01, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
01 Sep
Introduction to Canvas | Part 2

Adding, Organizing and Sharing Content How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help out to organize and present your course content? This...

September 01, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
01 Sep
Fibrosis Biomarker “HA”s Linked to the Cause of Liver Fibrosis

As part of the PLRC Seminar Series, Dr. Ekihiro Seki, Professor of Medicine and Director of Basic Liver Research at Cedars Sinai Medical Center, will...

September 01, 2020 12:00 p.m.
01 Sep
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...

September 01, 2020 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
01 Sep
Cathedral

Join us as we discuss the ways African American Vernacular English (AAVE) should be respected and integrated as part of the literacy and learning of Black...

September 01, 2020 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, September 3

03 Sep
Accessible Remote Courses and Events

During this time of hybrid or remote instruction, meetings, and events, the accessibility of information and resources is more vital than it has ever been. ...

September 03, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
03 Sep
Introduction to Canvas | Part 3

Assignments, Quizzes, and Grading How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help you assess your students both online and off? This training...

September 03, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, September 4

04 Sep
First Step: Mechanics of Starting a Small Business

Thinking of starting a small business? Begin exploring the size of your market and what marketing tools you'll need to attract customers, learn about...

September 04, 2020
Virtual Event
04 Sep
Screening for GI Malignancies:  Gastro/Hep State of the Art (SOTA) Lecture Series

Speaker: Robert E. Schoen, MD, MPH - Professor of Medicine; Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition The SOTA Lecture Series offer...

September 04, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
04 Sep
CHE Focused Writing Zoom Session

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...

September 04, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
04 Sep
Canvas for Remote Instruction

For instructors who are already familiar with Canvas or who have attended a previous Canvas training, we present a supplemental webinar covering tools for...

September 04, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, September 8

08 Sep
Overview of Immunosuppression Drugs:  Gastro/Hep State of the Art (SOTA) Lecture Series

Speaker: Obaid S. Shaikh, MD - Professor of Medicine; UPMC Center for Liver Diseases; Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition The SOTA...

September 08, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Sep
Nursing Health Services and Policy Research Colloquium

Presented by the Nursing Health Services and Policy Research Hub. Guest speaker is Teresa Koleck, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, University of...

September 08, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Sep
Introduction to Canvas | Part 1

Getting Started Welcome to Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system! This introductory training focuses primarily on the global functions of Canvas...

September 08, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Sep
Video Basics

If you are new to recording video or you would like to learn basic techniques, this workshop is for you! Join us for an experience that engages participants...

September 08, 2020 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, September 9

09 Sep
Digital Accessibility 101

In March, Pitt adopted the EIT Accessibility Policy and Procedure, which established standards for accessibility of EIT to meet the goal of providing...

September 09, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, September 10

10 Sep
Go Global Export Series:   Digital Strategy for Exporting: eCommerce Across Borders

For many businesses, the decision to extend sales overseas is a logical choice; but where to start is not as clear. Our no-cost five-part Go Global Export...

September 10, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Sep
Go Global Export Series:   International Logistics, Incoterms, Quotes, and Shipping Ins

For many businesses, the decision to extend sales overseas is a logical choice; but where to start is not as clear. Our no-cost five-part Go Global Export...

September 10, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Sep
Go Global Export Series:   Letters of Credit, Export Financing, and Payment Methods

For many businesses, the decision to extend sales overseas is a logical choice; but where to start is not as clear. Our no-cost five-part Go Global Export...

September 10, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Sep
Go Global Export Series:   U.S. Export Regulations, CE Mark, GDPR, CCC, and International Contracts

For many businesses, the decision to extend sales overseas is a logical choice; but where to start is not as clear. Our no-cost five-part Go Global Export...

September 10, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Sep
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:  Ulrike Endesfelder, Ph.D.

Ulrike Endesfelder, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Physics, Carnegie Mellon University, Seminar Title TBA

September 10, 2020 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Sep
Chemical Biology of Protein Aggregation in Membraneless Organelles and the Stressed Proteome

As part of the Aging Research Webinar Series, Xin Zhang, PhD, Paul Berg Early Career Professorship and Assistant Professor of Chemistry Biochemistry and...

September 10, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Sep
Introduction to Canvas | Part 2

Adding, Organizing and Sharing Content How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help out to organize and present your course content? This...

September 10, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Sep
Max G'Sell - Carnegie Mellon University

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Max G'Sell of Carnegie Mellon University. Abstract - to come

September 10, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, September 11

11 Sep
ERCP - Indications & Complications:  Gastro/Hep State of the Art (SOTA) Lecture Series

Speaker: Jennifer Chennat, MD - Associate Professor of Medicine; Program Director, Advanced Fellowship in Advanced Endoscopy; Division of Gastroenterology,...

September 11, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Sep
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...

September 11, 2020 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Sep
CHE Focused Writing Zoom Session

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...

September 11, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Sep
Introduction to Image Editing: Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator

Adobe software includes two powerful image editing programs, Photoshop and Illustrator. If you are planning to work with one or both of these programs, this...

September 11, 2020 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Sep
Finding Concise Descriptors of Genomic Data

Maria Chikina, PhD, assistant professor of neurobiology, School of Medicine, will present the next Senior Vice Chancellor’s Research Seminar on Friday,...

September 11, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Sep
Preconception Programming for Child Neurodevelopment-Meet the PI Lecture

We are kicking off our Fall 2020 lecture series with a Meet the PI lecture featuring the work of Alison Hipwell, ClinPsyD, Professor of Psychiatry and...

September 11, 2020 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Sep
Introduction to Canvas | Part 3

Assignments, Quizzes, and Grading How can Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system, help you assess your students both online and off? This training...

September 11, 2020 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

August 14 - September 12, 2020