Are you ready for some Whole Health - the synergy of physical activity and good nutrition? Join us in Indiana, Pennsylvania to hear experts address moving toward a healthier lifestyle through active transportation and the benefits that walking has on memory, to learn from community-based organizations how they have developed walking routes and corresponding social support interventions within their communities, and to get unique perspectives on h...
Looking to become a leader? Want a deeper focus on social justice, communication, management, community organizing, and grant writing skills to add to your public health toolbox?
Bridging the Gaps Pittsburgh, Community Health Summer Internship Program, is accepting applications for Summer 2016
Robert Coulter will have his research on bullying and how it affects sexual-minority youth development published in an upcoming issue of the American Journal of Public Health.
The L'Oreal-UNESCO Women in Science Fellowship deadline is approaching. Completed applications are due no later than February 5, 2016. Details regarding the fellowship are available here: https://lorealfwis.aaas.org/login/indexA.cfm
Drop off Winter Clothing items for the homeless in Allegheny County now through February 29, 2016:
Collection Bin in A519 Crabtree (Office of Student Affairs)
During GHSA Coffee Sales on Wednesday mornings (8-11am) in the Parran 5th Avenue Lobby
SPHERE, Epi Gives
Back, GHSA, and Student Government Association
Submit your abstract by February 19 to present a poster in this year's student research competition, taking place April 1-5.
Learn more at publichealth.pitt.edu/deansday
The 10-week program includes project orientations, training, and dedicated work with a project team at the Jewish Healthcare Foundation and Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative.
Congratulations to Anthony Silvestre, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, who is being recognized with the Kerry Stoner Award at the PATF 30th Annual Benefit in April. The Kerry Stoner Award is presented annually to honor a person who has, through a longtime dedication to Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force’s mission, shown commitment to the legacy and vision of Kerry Stoner, PATF's founder and first executive dir...
Sedentary behavior is associated with poor cardiovascular health and diabetes in adults with severe obesity, independent of how much exercise they perform, a University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health-led study showed for the first time.