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Peddada presents at international data science workshop in Jilin China

BIOST Chair Shyamal Peddada p...
Peddada presents at international data science workshop in Jilin China

BIOST Chair Shyamal Peddada presented "Identification of rhythmic signals in oscilatory systems with applications to chronobiology at the July 2019 International Workshop on Data Science at Jilin University, Changchun, Jilin, China.  (08/24/2019)

According to Sullivan, depression in older Pittsburghers is dropping

People in the Mon Valley ages...
According to Sullivan, depression in older Pittsburghers is dropping

People in the Mon Valley ages 65 and older are experiencing fewer depression symptoms than previously reported. A new study authored in part by EPI postdoc Kevin Sullivan, looked at how over 3,000 older people in communities across Southwestern Pennsylvanians are aging physically and mentally. The ... (08/24/2019)

As Its Drug Pricing Plans Fall Through, Trump Administration Turns To Congress To Act

NPR - "This is a huge potenti...
As Its Drug Pricing Plans Fall Through, Trump Administration Turns To Congress To Act

NPR - "This is a huge potential change, transformative," said HPM's Walid Gellad, director of the Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing at Pitt.  (08/24/2019)

Making Pitt Work: Browne's focus has always been on diversity

UNIVERSITY TIMES - After spen...
Making Pitt Work: Browne's focus has always been on diversity

UNIVERSITY TIMES - After spending 2002-09 at Pitt as project director and community health coordinator for the Center for Minority Health (now the Center for Health Equity), Mario Browne (BCHS '05) returned in 2011 as the director of diversity for the Schools of the Health Sciences and now aims to ... (08/24/2019)

Water Safety and Lead Regulation: Physicians' Community Health Responsibilities

AMA JOURNAL OF ETHICS - This ...
Water Safety and Lead Regulation: Physicians' Community Health Responsibilities

AMA JOURNAL OF ETHICS - This article reviews the regulation of lead in drinking water, highlighting its epidemiological, engineering, and ethical aspects with a focus on the Flint water crisis. Discussing water quality policy and its implimentation with a focus on lead contamination of water, prima... (08/24/2019)

 

Sun
8/25
Pitt Public Health Notice
Building Update: DeSoto Street Closed this Sunday Pitt Public Health Notice
Building Update: DeSoto Street Closed this Sunday
Sun 8/25 8:00AM - 6:00PM
Pitt Public Health

On Sunday (August 25th) a crane lift will be located on DeSoto Street.  It will block the street and the lower entrance to the PG Lot.  This should project should be over in one day.  

Mon
8/26
Pitt Public Health Event
Building Update: Crabtree 6 Floor Restrooms Pitt Public Health Event
Building Update: Crabtree 6 Floor Restrooms
Mon 8/26 8:00AM to Fri 9/13 5:00PM
Pitt Public Health

Facilities Management will be renovating the restrooms of the 6th floor of Crabtree starting on August 26th.  The project will take 3-4 weeks.  Please use another facility during the renovations.  

Mon
8/26
Pitt Public Health Event
Welcome Back Pitt Public Health Event
Welcome Back
Mon 8/26 11:00AM - 2:00PM
Public Health Commons (1st floor)

Get re-oriented with the Office of Student Affairs and learn about upcoming events at Pitt Public Health. Second session on Tuesday August 27 - same time and place! 

 

 

Mon
8/26
Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club
Mon 8/26 3:00PM - 4:30PM
A521 Public Health

The CVD Epidemiology journal club is a forum for scientific interaction between CVD Epidemiology training program students, collaborating faculty and other students with interest in CVD Epidemiology.

Tue
8/27
Pitt Public Health Event
Welcome Back Pitt Public Health Event
Welcome Back
Tue 8/27 11:00AM - 2:00PM
Public Health Commons (1st floor)

Get re-oriented with the Office of Student Affairs and learn about upcoming events at Pitt Public Health. Plus free head shots! Identical session also happening on Monday, August 26. Same time and place!