Events Calendar

University Times Events

January 27 - February 25, 2021

Wednesday, January 27

27 Jan
photo of a woman looking at multiple screens showing many different people

The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

January 27, 2021
Virtual Event
27 Jan
What Stress and Diet Have in Common (Life Solutions Webinar)

Join us to learn how stress plays a part in your overall health. Stress, inflammation and diet have an interesting relationship. In this session, we will...

January 27, 2021
Virtual Event
27 Jan
Free Images (and More) on the Web and How to Cite Them

Tired of clip art? Looking for just the right image for your slides? Do you want to minimize text in your PowerPoints? Bring your presentations to life with...

January 27, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
27 Jan
Kid's Clubhouse - ULearn with UCDC!

Join University Child Development Center (UCDC) teachers Julie Brennan and Kala McCauley as they lead us through some exciting and fun activities that range...

January 27, 2021 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
27 Jan
Cathedral

Integrative Systems Biology Graduate Program PhD Defense: Short duration presynaptic action potentials shape calcium dynamics and transmitter release at the ...

January 27, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
27 Jan
Graphic from the movie 13th

The Pitt-Greensburg Diversity Learning Circle invites faculty and staff to participate in a virtual discussion of the movie "13th," the history of racial...

January 27, 2021 11:45 a.m.
Virtual Event
27 Jan
Artful Wednesdays: Mai Khoi

Don't miss the first Artful Wednesdays performance of 2021! Bad Activist is an autobiographical performance piece, combining storytelling with...

January 27, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
27 Jan
Critical Care Medicine Grand Rounds

"Acute Kidney Injury in Pediatric Sepsis: Epidemiology and Prevention" Please join the Department of Critical Care Medicine for Grand Rounds presented by...

January 27, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
27 Jan
Expedited Studies: IRB 101

This virtual session will provide new researchers with the basic skills to manage a study that will be submitted for expedited review. Attendees will learn...

January 27, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
27 Jan
First Peoples Past & Present: Native Health and Voting Power

Pittsburgh is known as a city with a rich colonial past, but the Native American perspective is often lost in the retelling of this history. Thus, our...

January 27, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
27 Jan
IDM Seminar Series

"Development of a Rat Model of Rift Valley Fever Virus Ocular Disease" Maddy Schwarz IDM PhD Student

January 27, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
27 Jan
IDM Seminar Series

“Development of a Rat Model of Rift Valley Fever Virus Ocular Disease” Maddy Schwarz IDM PhD Student

January 27, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
27 Jan
Intro to Text Analysis & Visualization with Voyant

Text analysis is the process of examining texts to discover new information or answer specific research questions using algorithms that quickly identify...

January 27, 2021 12:20 p.m.
Virtual Event
27 Jan
Dr. Jessica Cardin

Joint Neurobiology/Neuroscience Virtual Seminar Dr. Jessica Cardin Associate Professor of Neuroscience Yale University State-dependent cortical circuits

January 27, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
27 Jan
GI Grand Rounds: Palliative and End-of-Life Care for Patients with End-Stage Liver Disease

Speaker: Nneka Ufere, MD - Advanced Transplant Hepatology Fellow, Massachusetts General Hospital | Harvard Medical School

January 27, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
27 Jan
Iris Marion Young

Like the philosopher, social theorist and former Pitt faculty member Iris Marion Young, this award recognizes that social activism takes many forms. Justice...

January 27, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
27 Jan
Virtual Diversity Book  Club

Please join the Department of Medicine Office of Diversity and Inclusion as we host another energized Virtual Diversity Book Club. Our book of choice this...

January 27, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
27 Jan
movie theater

Join us for an interdisciplinary discussion of Tony Scott's directorial feature film debut The Hunger, starring Catherine Deneuve, David Bowie, and Susan...

January 27, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, January 28

28 Jan
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The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

January 28, 2021
Virtual Event
28 Jan
What Stress and Diet Have in Common (Life Solutions Webinar)

Join us to learn how stress plays a part in your overall health. Stress, inflammation and diet have an interesting relationship. In this session, we will...

January 28, 2021
Virtual Event
28 Jan
Pediatric Grand Rounds: “A Roadmap to Reducing Child Poverty: Improving the Future of Poor Children”

Benard P. Dreyer, MD, FAAP Professor of Pediatrics Director of Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics NYU Grossman School of Medicine Director of Pediatrics,...

January 28, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
28 Jan
PowerPoint for Conference Posters

This class focuses on the design and printing phase of presenting a poster. In this hands-on workshop, you will see poster examples, create a poster using...

January 28, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
28 Jan
CANCELLED - Molecular Biophyiscs/Structural Biology Seminar:  Maria Kurnikova, Ph.D.

Maria Kurnikova, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University, Seminar Title - TBA

January 28, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
28 Jan
Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Journal Club

EOH student Fan Wu will present the article "Estimation of pregnancy losses attributable to exposure to ambient fine particles in south Asia- an...

January 28, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
28 Jan
Pitt CSD Research Roundtable Speaker Series

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Eric Meyer, Pitt Clinical Rehab & Mental Health Counseling

January 28, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Jan
GSPIA Classroom

Interested in a GSPIA degree? GSPIA will be hosting a live online information session for prospective students from 12-1 p.m. This is a great opportunity...

January 28, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Jan
Epi Seminar - Sharon Riddler

Development of Vaccines for COVID-19 Sharon A. Riddler, MD. Associate Professor, Medicine, Infectious Diseases and Microbiology. Director, Clinical Research,...

January 28, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Jan
Mohammed Bamyeh

How do ancient ideas continue to appear relevant in a modern world? In Lifeworlds of Islam: The Pragmatics of a Religion (Oxford UP, 2019), Mohammad Bamyeh...

January 28, 2021 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Jan
Bridget Keown headshot

Join the Pittsburgh Gender Scholars Consortium for a brown bag series, featuring members discussing their current work. Come learn about some cutting edge...

January 28, 2021 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Jan
ETD Workshop

Learn how to format your thesis or dissertation using the University’s Microsoft Word template. We’ll also cover converting the finished Word document to PDF...

January 28, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Jan
FAIR Data Sharing

The FAIR Data Principles are a set of guiding principles to make data Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable. In this session, we will review...

January 28, 2021 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Jan
photo of hand writing

Pre-registration required: register here In this workshop, we explore how it’s been spending so much time with our homes and co-habitants and without...

January 28, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Jan
Astrolunch Seminar: Benjamin L'Huillier (Yonsei University)

Constraining the Concordance Model of Cosmology with the Large-ScaleStructures Despite great predictive power and its successesin the last decades, the...

January 28, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Jan
Perioperative Challenges in Special Populations of Chronic Patients

Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine Grand Rounds lecture presented by Amaresh Vydyanathan, MBBS, MS, Associate Professor, Department of...

January 28, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Jan
movie theater

Join us for an interdisciplinary discussion of Tony Scott's directorial feature film debut The Hunger, starring Catherine Deneuve, David Bowie, and Susan...

January 28, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
28 Jan
Voices: Celebrating the Beauty and Diversity of America's Literary Landscape

All Pitt campuses are welcome to participate in Pitt-Greensburg's new reading series, Voices: Celebrating the Beauty and Diversity of America's Literary...

January 28, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, January 29

29 Jan
photo of a woman looking at multiple screens showing many different people

The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

January 29, 2021
Virtual Event
29 Jan
What Stress and Diet Have in Common (Life Solutions Webinar)

Join us to learn how stress plays a part in your overall health. Stress, inflammation and diet have an interesting relationship. In this session, we will...

January 29, 2021
Virtual Event
29 Jan
Jumpstart Your Career! Public Health Practica

What if your dream employer wants employees with experience in your career field (they all do!), but you just graduated? No problem: do a practicum! This...

January 29, 2021 1:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Jan
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...

January 29, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Jan
Quantum Measurement and Bath Engineering for Superconducting Qubits via Multiple Parametric Couplings

Doctoral Defense for Zehan Li from the Physics and Astronomy Department. View the Poster Here

January 29, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
29 Jan
Flex@Pitt: Using Classroom Technology

The Teaching Center's Classroom Services team will offer training sessions to faculty, staff and TAs who want to gain experience with the Zoom Room hardware...

January 29, 2021 10:00 a.m.
29 Jan
GI Research Rounds: "Single Cell Transcriptomics in Alcoholic Hepatitis"

Speaker: Ramon Bataller, MD, PhD - Professor of Medicine, Chief of Hepatology, UPMC Center for Liver Diseases

January 29, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Jan
Social Justice and Tech Reading Group: Spring 2021

The Social Justice and Tech Reading Group is co-sponsored by Sara Fine Institute at School of Computing and Information and the Research, Ethics and Society...

January 29, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Jan
Cathedral

Senior Clinical Product Manager, Carrier Screening, Myriad Genetics Diversity and Activism within the Genetic Counseling Profession

January 29, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Jan
Flex@Pitt: Using Classroom Technology

The Teaching Center's Classroom Services team will offer training sessions to faculty, staff and TAs who want to gain experience with the Zoom Room hardware...

January 29, 2021 1:00 p.m.
29 Jan
Pittsburgh Film and Media Colloquium - Conversation with Alumni featuring Ryan Pierson, University of Calgary

FIGURE AND FORCE IN ANIMATION AESTHETICS Ryan Pierson's book, Figure and Force in Animation Aesthetics (Oxford University Press, 2019), examines postwar...

January 29, 2021 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, January 30

30 Jan
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The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

January 30, 2021
Virtual Event
30 Jan
What Stress and Diet Have in Common (Life Solutions Webinar)

Join us to learn how stress plays a part in your overall health. Stress, inflammation and diet have an interesting relationship. In this session, we will...

January 30, 2021
Virtual Event

Sunday, January 31

31 Jan
photo of a woman looking at multiple screens showing many different people

The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

January 31, 2021
Virtual Event
31 Jan
What Stress and Diet Have in Common (Life Solutions Webinar)

Join us to learn how stress plays a part in your overall health. Stress, inflammation and diet have an interesting relationship. In this session, we will...

January 31, 2021
Virtual Event

Monday, February 1

01 Feb
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The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

February 01, 2021
Virtual Event
01 Feb
Calm Down: Meditation and Relaxation Guide (Life Solutions Webinar)

Learning to calm and center ourselves is a necessary skill. Making time for a regular practice of meditation, yoga or another form of relaxation can be...

February 01, 2021
Virtual Event
01 Feb
Developing A Lesson Plan

Whether it’s scribbled on the back of a napkin or filed in a formal record of course instruction, planning ahead for a class session creates a more effective...

February 01, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
01 Feb
Getting to Know PittCat

All are welcome to join us for an overview of PittCat features, including an in-depth look at search functionality and request services. Workshop...

February 01, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
01 Feb
CVD Epidemiology Journal Club

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

February 01, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, February 2

02 Feb
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The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

February 02, 2021
Virtual Event
02 Feb
Calm Down: Meditation and Relaxation Guide (Life Solutions Webinar)

Learning to calm and center ourselves is a necessary skill. Making time for a regular practice of meditation, yoga or another form of relaxation can be...

February 02, 2021
Virtual Event
02 Feb
From Altar to Table: My Journey as Priest and Surgeon

Abstract: From a young age, Hall found himself called into both the church and the hospital. Now a general surgeon and an ordained Episcopal priest, he...

February 02, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
02 Feb
Infographics: Sharing Information Visually

Make your raw data more appealing and consumable with infographics. In this class, you'll learn what infographics are and how they can make data easier to...

February 02, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
02 Feb
ETD Workshop

Learn how to format your thesis or dissertation using the University’s Microsoft Word template. We’ll also cover converting the finished Word document to PDF...

February 02, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
02 Feb
Michael Ruggio, Pitt Law Alum, Class of 1982

Pitt Law alumnus Michael F. Ruggio, partner in the Washington DC office of Ice Miller, and his law partners Taryn Stone and Stephen E. Reynolds, will address...

February 02, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Feb
Building Digital Exhibits with Omeka

Omeka is a platform for creating digital exhibits. Using this tool, you can organize related items into collections or narrative exhibits in order to display...

February 02, 2021 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Feb
Video Creation Feedback and Critique Session

Are you looking for creative, low-tech approaches to being your best self on Zoom? Would you like to know how to improve your amateur (or not-so-amateur)...

February 02, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Feb
Deliver and Grade Assignments with Gradescope

Join us for an online workshop and learn how instructors use Gradescope. The workshop will offer guidance on remote delivery of assignments that are...

February 02, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
02 Feb
Educators for Black Lives

Dr. Denisha Jones and Jesse Hagopian will discuss their newly published book "An Uprising for Educational Justice: Black Lives Matter At School" published by...

February 02, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, February 3

03 Feb
photo of a woman looking at multiple screens showing many different people

The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

February 03, 2021
Virtual Event
03 Feb
Calm Down: Meditation and Relaxation Guide (Life Solutions Webinar)

Learning to calm and center ourselves is a necessary skill. Making time for a regular practice of meditation, yoga or another form of relaxation can be...

February 03, 2021
Virtual Event
03 Feb
Gene Regulation

This 4-hour workshop provides an overview of resources and search strategies on transcriptional regulation. Emphasis will be given to HSLS-licensed...

February 03, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
03 Feb
Introduction to Quality Improvement Projects

Quality and process improvement can lead to better outcomes. This session, coordinated by the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Portfolio Committee will...

February 03, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Feb
HEP Seminar: Tom Browder (Hawaii)

First Physics Results from Belle II@SuperKEKB I will start with a few highlights from recent Belle II Physics Runs, which took place in spring and summer...

February 03, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Feb
GI Grand Rounds: Guidelines & Literature Review

Speakers: Adeyinka Adejumo, MD and Nelson Valentin, MD - GI Fellows, Year I

February 03, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Feb
photo of four hand-bound books

Pre-registration required: register here During this informal workshop, we'll learn basic variations of Japanese stab binding and make three small soft...

February 03, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Feb
Youth Organizing

In this webinar event, open to the public, Chris Rogers from BLM in Schools and Nicholas Anglin from Black, Young, and Educated (BYE) will discuss their...

February 03, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, February 4

04 Feb
photo of a woman looking at multiple screens showing many different people

The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

February 04, 2021
Virtual Event
04 Feb
Calm Down: Meditation and Relaxation Guide (Life Solutions Webinar)

Learning to calm and center ourselves is a necessary skill. Making time for a regular practice of meditation, yoga or another form of relaxation can be...

February 04, 2021
Virtual Event
04 Feb
Pediatric Grand Rounds: “Classification of pediatric CNS tumors – WHO 2021”

David Ellison, MD, PhD Chair of Pathology Joan and Roy Gignac Endowed Chair in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital A...

February 04, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
04 Feb
Choosing a Citation Manager

There are lots of citation managers out there - how do you know which one to choose? This 30-minute session introduces you to four common citation managers...

February 04, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
04 Feb
Cathedral

Zoom fatigue no more. Make them actually look forward to your meetings. In this session, gather ideas and inspiration to make the virtual meetings you host...

February 04, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
04 Feb
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:  "Engineering New Antibody Traps, Sensors and Degraders"

James A. Wells, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of California San Francisco, Hosted by Angela M. Gronenborn, Ph.D.

February 04, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
04 Feb
Pitt CSD Research Roundtable Speaker Series

Job searching and materials Faculty Panel, Pitt CSD

February 04, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Feb
Epi Seminar - Mary Ganguli & Beth Snitz

Aging in the Monongahela Valley Mary Ganguli, MD, MPH. Professor of Psychiatry, Epidemiology and Neurology. University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine &...

February 04, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Feb
Chronic Confusion: Refugee Health Networks and the Responsibility of Care

Lecturer: Darius Bittle-Dockery, Anthropology Abstract forthcoming

February 04, 2021 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Feb
Faces of Diversity: Fostering a Diverse and Inclusive Workplace

When we talk about diversity and inclusion, diversity is the more familiar topic. The discussion must go beyond seeking and building a diverse workforce to...

February 04, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Feb
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...

February 04, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Feb
The City Game | Virtual Trivia Bowl

The City Game between Pitt and Duquesne has gone virutal with a Virtual Trivia Bowl that will benefit the United Way of SWPA. Each University will hold...

February 04, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Feb
CLAS Film Series Presents: The Dead and the Others

Fiction / Brazil, Portugal / 2018 The Dead and the Others (Chuva é Cantoria na Aldeia dos Mortos). There are no spirits or snakes tonight and the forest...

February 04, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Feb
"George Romero & Pittsburgh: The Early Years" Screening and Discussion

presented by the University Library System in partnership with Film & Media Studies Program and the Horror Studies Working Group, with support from the...

February 04, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Feb
The honest struggle promotional photo of Sadiq Davis

The Pitt Jazz program of the University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Music in collaboration with City of Asylum presents a two day event that includes a...

February 04, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Feb
David Thornburgh, CEO and President The Committee of Seventy

Governing in Crisis Guest: David Thornburgh, President and CEO of The Committee of Seventy. REGISTER NOW USING THIS LINK. Pennsylvania's historic...

February 04, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, February 5

05 Feb
photo of a woman looking at multiple screens showing many different people

The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

February 05, 2021
Virtual Event
05 Feb
Calm Down: Meditation and Relaxation Guide (Life Solutions Webinar)

Learning to calm and center ourselves is a necessary skill. Making time for a regular practice of meditation, yoga or another form of relaxation can be...

February 05, 2021
Virtual Event
05 Feb
Picture a Scientist Virtual Viewing

Join us for the virtual screening of the film documentary “Picture a Scientist”, a documentary that chronicles the journey of biologist Nancy Hopkins,...

February 05, 2021
Virtual Event
05 Feb
Cathedral

Advocacy 101: What Every Audiologist Should Know Presented by: Jodi Baxter, Au.D. This course included a summary of the legislative process and provided...

February 05, 2021 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Feb
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...

February 05, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
05 Feb
Flex@Pitt: Using Classroom Technology

The Teaching Center's Classroom Services team will offer training sessions to faculty, staff and TAs who want to gain experience with the Zoom Room hardware...

February 05, 2021 10:00 a.m.
05 Feb
GI Research Rounds: "Genetic Risk in Chronic Pancreatitis: A Mechanism Based Approach"

Speaker: Miklos Sahin-Toth, MD, PhD - Professor and Garry Shandling Chair in Pancreatic Diseases - Dept. of Surgery - University of California, Los Angeles.

February 05, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Feb
Mentoring Academy | First Session

Introduction to Mentor Training This session will launch the spring sessions for the Mentoring Academy. The first of three, this session will provide an...

February 05, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Feb
RICE &... Series: Uzbek Plov

Join the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies (REEES) and the Pitt Global Hub for another RICE &... event! REEES will be demonstrating...

February 05, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Feb
Cathedral

Assistant Professor, Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh Adipose tissue regulatory T cells: friend or foe in obesity? Chronic obesity occurs...

February 05, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Feb
EOH Seminar

Graduate School of Public Health | Department of Environmental and Occupational Health presents: Every Weakness Contains Within Itself a Strength: Discovery...

February 05, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Feb
Flex@Pitt: Using Classroom Technology

The Teaching Center's Classroom Services team will offer training sessions to faculty, staff and TAs who want to gain experience with the Zoom Room hardware...

February 05, 2021 1:00 p.m.
05 Feb
Sara Fine Lecture Series: "Data Action: Using Data for a Public Good"

Join the Sara Fine Institute on February 5, 2021 at 1 p.m. for a virtual talk by Sarah Williams (MIT) titled "Data Action: Using Data for a Public...

February 05, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Feb
Introduction to Photoshop

This interactive workshop will cover the basic tools and techniques of Adobe Photoshop. Participants will gain a basic understanding of how to edit images...

February 05, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Feb
New Directions in Research: Russian Literature in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

This event is part of the Race in Focus series 2:00-3:30 pm (ET) | 1:00-2:30 pm (CT) | 12:00-1:30 (MT) | 11:00 am-12:30 pm (PT) MODERATOR: Bella Grigoryan,...

February 05, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Feb
Proposal Defense: Usman Anjum

"Localization of Event Using Underdeveloped Microblogging Data" Department of Informatics and Networked Systems Committee: Prashant Krishnamurthy Vladimir...

February 05, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, February 6

06 Feb
photo of a woman looking at multiple screens showing many different people

The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

February 06, 2021
Virtual Event
06 Feb
Picture a Scientist Virtual Viewing

Join us for the virtual screening of the film documentary “Picture a Scientist”, a documentary that chronicles the journey of biologist Nancy Hopkins,...

February 06, 2021
Virtual Event

Sunday, February 7

07 Feb
photo of a woman looking at multiple screens showing many different people

The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

February 07, 2021
Virtual Event
07 Feb
Picture a Scientist Virtual Viewing

Join us for the virtual screening of the film documentary “Picture a Scientist”, a documentary that chronicles the journey of biologist Nancy Hopkins,...

February 07, 2021
Virtual Event

Monday, February 8

08 Feb
photo of a woman looking at multiple screens showing many different people

The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

February 08, 2021
Virtual Event
08 Feb
Picture a Scientist Virtual Viewing

Join us for the virtual screening of the film documentary “Picture a Scientist”, a documentary that chronicles the journey of biologist Nancy Hopkins,...

February 08, 2021
Virtual Event
08 Feb
Cathedral

"Toward A Conceptual Model for Users’ Online Open Government Data Interaction" Department of Information Culture and Data Stewardship Committee: Daqing...

February 08, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Feb
photo of green plant shoot among rocks

Pre-registration required: register here February is an interesting time of year: we begin to shake off the last dregs of winter and prepare for the coming...

February 08, 2021 11:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
08 Feb
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...

February 08, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Feb
Dissertation Defense: Shadi Al-Khateeb

"A Novel Approach for Improving the Quality of Data Using Aggregation Mechanism" Department of Informatics and Networked Systems Committee: Vladimir...

February 08, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Feb
Introduction to Research Data Management

In this class, learn the fundamentals of keeping your data secure and organized through brief introductions to the core areas of data management: file...

February 08, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Feb
Cathedral

Title and Abstract TBD

February 08, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, February 9

09 Feb
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The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

February 09, 2021
Virtual Event
09 Feb
ERAS for Cesarean Delivery

Joint Division of OB Anesthesiology & Womens Health/OBGYN Grand Rounds special guest lecture presented by Laurent Bollag, MD Associate Professor,...

February 09, 2021 6:45 a.m.
09 Feb
Data Management in R

This course will consist of a flipped classroom – a pre-recorded video and a hands-on workshop – which will cover the more advanced topics in R programming...

February 09, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Feb
Data Love Letters: Writing Data Management Plans for Grants

A data management plan is like a love letter to your data. Data management planning is important for funding, but it also sets you up for success with best...

February 09, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Feb
Getting to Know PittCat

All are welcome to join us for an overview of PittCat features, including an in-depth look at search functionality and request services. Workshop...

February 09, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Feb
Self-Care S.O.S. (Life Solutions Webinar)

When life gets hectic, we often make self-care a low priority. But in periods of prolonged stress, not taking care of ourselves can lead to physical and...

February 09, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Feb
Cathedral

Rachel Dieterich will present her PhD dissertation titled, “The Relationship Between Perinatal Weight Stigma and Breastfeeding Outcomes", with committee Jill...

February 09, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
09 Feb
It Came from the Archives! Unearthed treasures from the George A. Romero Archival Collection

presented by the the University Library System's Horror Studies Webinar Series Join Horror Studies Collection Coordinator Ben Rubin and ULS Visiting...

February 09, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, February 10

10 Feb
photo of a woman looking at multiple screens showing many different people

The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

February 10, 2021
Virtual Event
10 Feb
Social Justice and Publicly Available Data

The health of a population is significantly influenced by the environment in which they live. This workshop will utilize publicly available data sources to...

February 10, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
10 Feb
Conquering Nature: Russian Expansion to the Brink

A live interview with Sharyl Corrado (Pepperdine University) and Paul Josephson (Colby College). Register via Zoom here:...

February 10, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Feb
Increase Your Data's Discoverability with the Pitt Data Catalog

The Pitt Data Catalog (PDC) is a platform to help University of Pittsburgh health sciences researchers share and discover datasets, software, and code. This...

February 10, 2021 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Feb
ETD Workshop

Learn how to format your thesis or dissertation using the University’s Microsoft Word template. We’ll also cover converting the finished Word document to PDF...

February 10, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Feb
Arthur Beyder, Ph.D.

Pittsburgh Center for Pain Research Seminar Series Arthur Beyder, Ph.D. Mayo Clinic Does the gut feel touch?

February 10, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Feb
HEP Seminar: Christian Herwig (FNAL)

Title and Abstract TBD

February 10, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Feb
GI Grand Rounds:  Case Presentation

Speaker: Amir Gougol, MD - GI fellow, year II

February 10, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
10 Feb
Picture a Scientist Discussion

Join us for an open and safe conversation of the film “Picture a Scientist”, where we will discuss our impressions of the different situations the three...

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

Thursday, February 11

11 Feb
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The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

February 11, 2021
Virtual Event
11 Feb
Pediatric Grand Rounds: “Impact of Racism on Child and Adolescent Health”

Maria Trent, MD, MPH, FAAP, FSAHM Bloomberg Professor of American Health, Pediatrics, and NursingChief, Division of Adolescent and Young Adult...

February 11, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Feb
Exempt Studies: IRB 101

Do you currently conduct research that meet one of the federal exempt categories or plan on submitting a new research project that may be exempt? If so,...

February 11, 2021 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Feb
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:  “A metallic spin on ESR measurements of protein structure and function”

Sunil Saxena, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh

February 11, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
11 Feb
"Authors and Anecdotes" Book Club: Featuring Caroline Kim

Join this week's featured author, Caroline Kim, the 2020 Drue Heinz Literary Prize winner for our featured book, The Prince of Mournful Thoughts and Other...

February 11, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Feb
Command Line Basics: Questions Hour

Have questions about getting started with command line? Register to receive access to a pre-recorded video covering the basics of command line skills for...

February 11, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Feb
Discussion about "Data Action" at the University of Pittsburgh

Join the Sara Fine Institute and the Western Pennsylvania Regional Data Center on February 11 at noon-1pm for a virtual discussion about practicing "data...

February 11, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Feb
Lunch & Learn: Cardiovascular Disease | Health Disparities

The February health topic will explore the topic of cardiovascular health and how health disparities intersect with heart health. The New Pittsburgh Courier...

February 11, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Feb
Pitt CSD Research Roundtable Speaker Series

2nd year PhD student presentations Jacie McHaney, Erica Lescht, Pitt CSD

February 11, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Feb
Epi Seminar - Peggy Cawthon

The Epidemiology of Sarcopenia Peggy M. Cawthon, PhD, MPH. Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Biostatistics. California Pacific Medical Center Research...

February 11, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Feb
White Privilege in Information

Systemic structures of white privilege and power are embedded in American culture. Personal and institutional commitments to equity, diversity, and inclusion...

February 11, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Feb
Introduction to Glitch Art

This online workshop will cover some of the various tools and techniques associated with the creation of Glitch Art. In addition, participants will be...

February 11, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Feb
Photo of Dr. Tiffany King

Thursday February 11, 4:00-5:30PM This talk will come from Dr. Tiffany King's second book project tentatively titled Black and Red Alchemies of Flesh:...

February 11, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Feb
HIMSA Speaker Series Presents Angela DeVanney

Meet Angela DeVanney: goShadow co-founder and Team Leader for Operation Walk Pittsburgh. Learn how her career led to the launch of goShadow and the company...

February 11, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Feb
PQI Seminar: Vikesh Siddhu  (CMU)

Title and Abstract: TBD

February 11, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Feb
"George Barbour: Journalist" Screening and Discussion

presented by the University Library System and Office for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, in partnership with Ken Love, filmmaker, and Dr. Laurence Glasco,...

February 11, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Feb
African Pianism: A Tribute to J.H. Kwabena Nketia and Akin Euba

Eric Moe, Andrew W. Mellon Professor of Music, will perform a recital of solo piano works by J.H. Kwabena Nketia (1922–2019) and Akin Euba (1935–2020), both...

February 11, 2021 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, February 12

12 Feb
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The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

February 12, 2021
Virtual Event
12 Feb
Flex@Pitt: Using Classroom Technology

The Teaching Center's Classroom Services team will offer training sessions to faculty, staff and TAs who want to gain experience with the Zoom Room hardware...

February 12, 2021 10:00 a.m.
12 Feb
Mapping Geographic Data with Tableau

This workshop will provide an introduction to mapping and analyzing geographic data using Tableau. Registration is required. Please register here.

February 12, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
12 Feb
Clinical Grand Rounds -  Addressing Intimate Partner Violence in Clinical Settings

Presented by Priyanka Amin, MD, Jody Glance, MD, Janice Goldsborough, MS, Amy Boyles, LCSW, and Karen Jakubowski, PhD

February 12, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Feb
Determinants of Efficacy of Cationic Peptide Antibiotics against Multidrug- Resistant Bacteria

Berthony Deslouches, MD, PhD, assistant professor of environmental and occupational health, Graduate School of Public Health, will present a Senior Vice...

February 12, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Feb
GI Research Rounds: "Many Tiers of Liver Repair: Prometheus Needed Them All!"

Speaker: S. Paul Monga, MD - Endowed Chair for Experimental Pathology & Vice Chair/Chief of Division of Experimental Pathology - Director, Pittsburgh Liver...

February 12, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Feb
Social Justice and Tech Reading Group: Spring 2021

The Social Justice and Tech Reading Group is co-sponsored by Sara Fine Institute at School of Computing and Information and the Research, Ethics and Society...

February 12, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Feb
Flex@Pitt: Using Classroom Technology

The Teaching Center's Classroom Services team will offer training sessions to faculty, staff and TAs who want to gain experience with the Zoom Room hardware...

February 12, 2021 1:00 p.m.
12 Feb
Proposal Defense: Omid Kashefi

"A Training Framework for Resource-Constrained Lexical Item Class Predictions" Intelligent Systems Program Committee: Rebecca Hwa Diane Litman Adriana...

February 12, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Feb
Sexing American Jewish History

Moderator: Kathy Peiss, University of Pennsylvania Discussants: Gill Frank, University of Virgina Rachel Kranson, Univeristy of Pittsburgh Jonathan...

February 12, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
12 Feb
New Directions in Research: Race, Gender, and Indigeneity in the American Arctic and Siberia

This event is part of the Race in Focus series. 2:00-3:30 pm (ET) | 1:00-2:30 pm (CT) | 12:00-1:30 (MT) | 11:00 am-12:30 pm (PT) MODERATOR: Manduhai...

February 12, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Saturday, February 13

13 Feb
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The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

February 13, 2021
Virtual Event

Sunday, February 14

14 Feb
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The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

February 14, 2021
Virtual Event

Monday, February 15

15 Feb
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The goal of the Center for Creativity Pittsburgh Lens story initiative PITTch is to gather a diverse collection of unique, compelling Pitt- or...

February 15, 2021
Virtual Event
15 Feb
NSF Short Course

In the I-Corps regional course, STEM researchers and aspiring entrepreneurs “get out of the building” and learn from potential customers. The goal is to...

February 15, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
15 Feb
CVD Epidemiology Journal Club

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

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

Tuesday, February 16

16 Feb
Open Access Fundamentals

Are you curious about how open access publishing works? This class will provide an overview of the elements of different open access models. Funder open...

February 16, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Feb
ETD Workshop

Learn how to format your thesis or dissertation using the University’s Microsoft Word template. We’ll also cover converting the finished Word document to PDF...

February 16, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Feb
Data Management Plans: Questions Hour

Have questions about Data Management Plans? Register to receive useful background information and guidance for creating DMPs and then attend the scheduled...

February 16, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, February 17

17 Feb
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,...

February 17, 2021 7:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Feb
Gene Expression Visualization

This 2-hr long workshop is on the visualization of gene expression data and focuses on HSLS-licensed Partek Flow software. Registration is required. Please...

February 17, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Feb
Introduction to Adobe Illustrator for Diagrams

This introductory course is intended for novice or infrequent users of Adobe Illustrator or similar programs. Basic techniques that aid in composing...

February 17, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Feb
Staff Council General Meeting

Join us February 17, 2021 for our general meeting from noon to 1:00! Please register to receive log in info here:...

February 17, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Feb
Dr. Yi Zuo

Joint Neurobiology/Neuroscience Virtual Seminar Dr. Yi Zuo Professor of Molecular, Cell, & Developmental Biology UC Santa Cruz Experience-dependent...

February 17, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Feb
Getting to Know PittCat

All are welcome to join us for an overview of PittCat features, including an in-depth look at search functionality and request services. Workshop...

February 17, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Feb
Online Course Design and Teaching for Equity and Inclusion

The recent shift to online instruction highlights how differences in access and support affect students’ learning experiences. How can you create a course...

February 17, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Feb
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...

February 17, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Feb
GI Grand Rounds:  Center of Excellence Presentation - Neurogastroenterology and Motility Diseases

Speaker: David J. Levinthal, MD, PhD - Assistant Professor of Medicine - Director, UPMC Neurogastroenterology & Motility Center - Co-Director, UPMC Program...

February 17, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Feb
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Pre-registration required: register here People have used the simple combination of pigment and binder to create inks and paints for millennia, so why...

February 17, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Feb
Virtual Diversity Book Club

Please join the Department of Medicine Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and UPMC Children's Hospital as we host another robust Virtual Diversity...

February 17, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
17 Feb
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Pre-registration required: register here. Join writer Erik Schuckers from Pitt's Center for Creativity for this FREE virtual nine-week workshop. Through...

February 17, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, February 18

18 Feb
Pediatric Grand Rounds: “ Igniting Health Equity: Children in Immigrant Families”

Julie M. Linton, MD, FAAP Assistant Dean for Admissions and Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics University of South Carolina (UofSC) School of...

February 18, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
Version Control: Track File Changes with GitHub

Do you want to track and organize your projects more efficiently, especially in a remote or distributed environment? Are you writing code or manuscripts with...

February 18, 2021 10:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology Seminar:  “Biochemical reconstitution studies of HIV-1 replication”

Owen Pornillos, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics, University of Virginia

February 18, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
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...

February 18, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
Genomic Data Sharing: Words Matter

This virtual session will provide researchers with basic information about the NIH Genomic Data Sharing policy and language that should be included in their...

February 18, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
Pitt CSD Research Roundtable Speaker Series

Population Neuroscience Caterina Rosano, Pitt Public Health

February 18, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
Proteostasis Collapse in Aging and Neurodegenerative Diseases

As part of the Aging Research Webinar Richard Morimoto, PhD,Bill and Gayle Cook Professor of Biology; Director, Rice Institute for Biomedical Research, ...

February 18, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
Topic Modeling with MALLET

Topic modeling is a text mining method that uses algorithms to discover hidden patterns and structures in large collections of texts. A topic modeling...

February 18, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
Epi Seminar - Rebecca Thurston

Menopause and Its Implications for Women’s Health as they Age: The Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation Aging Study Rebecca C Thurston, PhD. Professor...

February 18, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
Colloquium: “Musical Biotechnics and Sonic Materialism in Turkish Medical Practice”

Steven Moon, Music Abstract forthcoming

February 18, 2021 12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
campus

We all seek it: work-life balance. For many of us, the conditions of the past year have made this quest even more critical. This workshop offers insights and...

February 18, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
Faces of Diversity: Fostering a Diverse and Inclusive Workplace

When we talk about diversity and inclusion, diversity is the more familiar topic. The discussion must go beyond seeking and building a diverse workforce to...

February 18, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
PAA Presents: Global Data Security – Is Your Data Safe?

Join Dr. Adam Lee, associate dean for academic programs in the School of Computing and Information, professor in the Department of Computer Science, and...

February 18, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
From Freedom to Liberation: Educational Leadership Speaker Series

Hosted by the Pitt School of Education, this educational leadership speaker series is designed to engage participants in thinking through some of the...

February 18, 2021 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
Technology Law

This virtual seminar on the Future of Law in Technology and Governance is hosted by Pitt's Graduate School of Public and International Affairs' Center for...

February 18, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
Rooted in Strength: The Resiliency of Black Families

presented by the University Library System and the Homewood Community Engagement Center Black Families are resilient. Join us for an inspiring panel...

February 18, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
The Principles of Video Editing - Office Hours

When you’re editing video, understanding why you make each edit can help you create more engaging videos. During this drop-in session, a video production...

February 18, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
Biostatistics Seminar: Linxi Liu (Pitt)

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Dr. Linxi Liu from the Department of Statistics at the University of Pittsburgh.

February 18, 2021 3:50 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
PQI Seminar: Timothy Berkelbach (Columbia & Flatiron Institute)

Title and Abstract: TBD

February 18, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
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...

February 18, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
18 Feb
IBD Collaborative:  IBD & PSC

Speakers: Cristina Strahotin, MD - "Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC) & IBD" Jennifer Channet, MD - "Biliary Complications of PSC & IBD" Marc...

February 18, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, February 19

19 Feb
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...

February 19, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
19 Feb
Flex@Pitt: Using Classroom Technology

The Teaching Center's Classroom Services team will offer training sessions to faculty, staff and TAs who want to gain experience with the Zoom Room hardware...

February 19, 2021 10:00 a.m.
19 Feb
Meet the PI Lecture - 'Tracking’ Psychopathology with Diffusion MRI - From Methodological Aspects to Current Applications

We hope you will join us for the next Meet the PI lecture featuring the work of Amelia Versace, MD. Dr. Versace is an expert in diffusion imaging data...

February 19, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Feb
Daughter of Family G

Abstract: Novelist and essayist Ami McKay writes that “while genetic testing can open doors to preventative health care and screenings, it’s also one heck of...

February 19, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Feb
EOH Seminar

Graduate School of Public Health | Department of Environmental and Occupational Health presents: Placental small extracellular Vesicles in Maternal-Fetal...

February 19, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Feb
Flex@Pitt: Using Classroom Technology

The Teaching Center's Classroom Services team will offer training sessions to faculty, staff and TAs who want to gain experience with the Zoom Room hardware...

February 19, 2021 1:00 p.m.
19 Feb
Headshot of Shaun Leonardo

The next virtual Hesselbein Lecture at GSPIA will feature artist Shaun Leonardo, co-director of Recess Art, a nonprofit art space formed in 2009 in Brooklyn...

February 19, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Feb
collaborative care

Showcasing case studies, SHRS' Second Annual Collaborative Care Conference is a student-led interdisciplinary conference. Join SHRS students and alumni and...

February 19, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Feb
Data Visualization Best Practices & Introduction to Tableau Public

Being able to effectively communicate your data to an audience is a necessary part of any project. How to harness visualization tools to tell a story will be...

February 19, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
19 Feb
Talking About Whiteness: Racial and Ethnic Minorities in Eastern Europe, Russia, and Central Asia

This event is part of the Race in Focus series Join us to explore how communities are often minoritized along racial lines and the challenges scholars...

February 19, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, February 22

22 Feb
CVD Epidemiology Journal Club

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

February 22, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Feb
Cathedral

Title and Abstract TBD

February 22, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
22 Feb
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Pre-registration required: register here. Join writer Erik Schuckers from Pitt's Center for Creativity for this FREE virtual nine-week workshop. Through...

February 22, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, February 23

23 Feb
Basic EndNote for Macs

Interested in using EndNote on your Mac but don’t know where to begin? This hour long class will get you started importing, annotating, and organizing your...

February 23, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Feb
Expedited Studies: IRB 101

This virtual session will provide new researchers with the basic skills to manage a study that will be submitted for expedited review. Attendees will learn...

February 23, 2021 9:30 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Feb
Addressing the Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Performance Standard (Supervisor Support Chat)

In this informative online session, learn more about the new Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion performance standard, which will be part of the annual staff...

February 23, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Feb
Creature Comforts: Animals, Zoos, and Exotic Trafficking in Eurasia

A live interview with Tracy McDonald (McMaster University) and Marianna Szczygielska (Max Planck Institute for the History of Science). Register via Zoom...

February 23, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Feb
Introduction to Zotero

Are you interested in learning about a free and open-source reference management tool? This class will teach you the basics of using Zotero to import,...

February 23, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Feb
Coping with Social Isolation and Loneliness During COVID-19 (Life Solutions Webinar)

The pandemic has caused many of us to find ourselves socially isolated from family and friends. In this webinar we’ll discuss the differences between...

February 23, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Feb
Teaching Effectively with and without PowerPoint - Canvas Edition!

PowerPoint should enhance the quality and effectiveness of teaching. In this workshop, we will cover best practices for designing slides for use during...

February 23, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
23 Feb
photo of rainbow

Pre-registration required: register here We are emerging from one of the most difficult years for many of us, and it’s time to spread a little bit of...

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

Wednesday, February 24

24 Feb
Querying Databases with SQL

Relational databases play an important role in both academic research and data-driven industries, and the most common way to access them is using Structured...

February 24, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Feb
student attending online meeting via laptop

Referrals and Information for Advisors and Mentors Financial Wellness is a growing concern in higher education. From coverage on the student loan debt...

February 24, 2021 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Feb
GI Grand Rounds:  Endoscopic & Radiologic Unknowns

Speakers: Ru Min Lee, MD - GI Fellow, Year III Jonathan Wilen, MD - GI Fellow, Year I

February 24, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
24 Feb
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Pre-registration required: register here. Join writer Erik Schuckers from Pitt's Center for Creativity for this FREE virtual nine-week workshop. Through...

February 24, 2021 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, February 25

25 Feb
Pediatric Grand Rounds: “ Status Complexicus?: Reflections on the Emergence of Pediatric Complex Care”

Eyal Cohen MD, MSc Professor, Pediatrics & Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto Program Head, Child Health Evaluative...

February 25, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
25 Feb
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...

February 25, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
25 Feb
Electronic Research Notebooks: Introduction to LabArchives

This workshop will focus on LabArchives, the Electronic Research Notebook selected by the University of Pittsburgh. We will cover how to get started using...

February 25, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Feb
Pitt CSD Research Roundtable Speaker Series

Learning, Memory, Cognitive Neuroscience Marc Coutanche, Pitt Psychology

February 25, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Feb
Epi Seminar - Jingchuan Guo

Machine Learning Utility in Studying Problematic Opioid Use Jingchuan (Serena) Guo, PhD, MD, MPH. Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical...

February 25, 2021 12:10 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Feb
Getting to Know PittCat

All are welcome to join us for an overview of PittCat features, including an in-depth look at search functionality and request services. Workshop...

February 25, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Feb
photo of hand writing

Pre-registration required: register here What is a family? Are you part of a family by birth or choice? What does it mean to be a family? Through prompts...

February 25, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Feb
Biostatistics Seminar: Andrew Jaffe (Johns Hopkins)

This week's biostatistics seminar speaker will be Dr. Andrew Jaffe from the Departments of Mental Health and Biostatistics at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School...

February 25, 2021 3:50 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Feb
Start Smart Seminars for Entrepreneurs

Start Smart is a series of legal education seminars for entrepreneurs. It is year-round, free, and open to the public. It is hosted by the University of...

February 25, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Feb
Black History Trivia Night

Please join the University of Pittsburgh Department of Medicine Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and the University of Pittsburgh Health Sciences...

February 25, 2021 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Feb
Voices: Celebrating the Beauty and Diversity of America's Literary Landscape

All Pitt campuses are welcome to participate in Pitt-Greensburg's new reading series, Voices: Celebrating the Beauty and Diversity of America's Literary...

February 25, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

January 27 - February 25, 2021