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Sun 8/26/2018 3:00AM - 6:00AM
4th Annual Human Rights Picnic at Mellon Park Center for Health Equity Social
4th Annual Human Rights Picnic at Mellon Park
Sun 8/26/2018 3:00AM - 6:00AM
Pittsburgh, PA

This year's Annual Human Rights Picnic will take place on Sunday August 26, from 3-6PM in the Mellon Park picnic shelter across from Bakery Square.  The event isco-sponsored with Hill District Consensus Group, PGH for CEDAW, Pittsburghers for Public Transit, Landless People’s Alliance and others.

Pittsburgh, PA
Center for Health Equity
Social
Sun 8/26/2018 3:00AM - 6:00AM
4th Annual Human Rights Picnic at Mellon Park Center for Health Equity Social
4th Annual Human Rights Picnic at Mellon Park
Sun 8/26/2018 3:00AM - 6:00AM
Pittsburgh, PA

This year's Annual Human Rights Picnic will take place on Sunday August 26, from 3-6PM in the Mellon Park picnic shelter across from Bakery Square.  The event is co-sponsored with Hill District Consensus Group, PGH for CEDAW, Pittsburghers for Public Transit, Landless People’s Alliance and others.


Pittsburgh, PA
Center for Health Equity
Social
Sat 4/20/2019 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Take a Health Professional to the People Day (TADay) Center for Health Equity Event
Take a Health Professional to the People Day (TADay)
Sat 4/20/2019 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Pittsburgh, PA

Take a Health Professional to the People Day (TADay) is the University of Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity's health promotion and disease prevention initiative in partnership with African American-owned and -operated barbershops in several Pittsburgh communities. Health professionals (including doctors, nurses, pharmacists, dentists, nutritionists, health science students), public health educators, and health organizations volunteer their time to provide screening services and health education in the barbershops.TADay takes place in April in recognition of National Minority Health Month.


Pittsburgh, PA
Center for Health Equity
Event
Mon 4/20/2020 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Take a Health Professional to the People Day (TADay) Center for Health Equity Event
Take a Health Professional to the People Day (TADay)
Mon 4/20/2020 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Pittsburgh, PA

Take a Health Professional to the People Day (TADay) is the University of Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity's health promotion and disease prevention initiative in partnership with African American-owned and -operated barbershops in several Pittsburgh communities. Health professionals (including doctors, nurses, pharmacists, dentists, nutritionists, health science students), public health educators, and health organizations volunteer their time to provide screening services and health education in the barbershops.TADay takes place in April in recognition of National Minority Health Month.


Pittsburgh, PA
Center for Health Equity
Event

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BCHS Journal Club

Critical Public Health: Quantifying Selves

Monday 2/13 12:00PM - 1:30PM
4128 Public Health, Meeting Room

The Critical Public Health journal club seeks to spark critical and reflexive conversations with attention to deeper social and historical, 'unintended consequences' of intervention and research, and dynamics of power. We will also seek to identify alternative frameworks to enact in research and practice. Interdisciplinary and open to all!

Sharon, T., & Zandbergen, D. (2016).  From data fetishism to quantifying selves: Self-tracking practices and the other values of dataNew Media & Society.

Discussion led by:

Tania Moerenhout, MD, MPhil, Visiting Researcher and PhD Student, Center for Bioethics and Health Law, University of Pittsburgh

Links to article available at RSVP site:

Contact:  Dan Siconolfi, das246@pitt.edu

Future topics to include:

  • intervention fallout & sigma
  • critical perspectives on resilience
  • defining 'social determinants'

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