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UPCOMING EVENTS AT PITT PUBLIC HEALTH

Event Category
Wed 3/28/2018 to Mon 4/30/2018
Legacy of Black Medical Schools and Departments in the United States exhibit Center for Health Equity Event
Legacy of Black Medical Schools and Departments in the United States exhibit
Wed 3/28/2018 to Mon 4/30/2018
Falk Library of the Health Sciences

On display this April in the Falk Library's Upper Lounge, the exhibit  "Legacy of Black Medical Schools and Departments in the United States Exhibit" tells the forgotten stories of the 19 Black medical schools and departments that existed at one time in the United States. It describes the important roles Black medical schools played in the development and training of the physician workforce and why these schools are still needed today. 


Falk Library of the Health Sciences
Center for Health Equity
Event
Mon 4/23/2018 to Fri 4/27/2018
Final Upload and all Paperwork Due April Graduation Deadline
Final Upload and all Paperwork Due
Mon 4/23/2018 to Fri 4/27/2018


The final copy of your essay, thesis, or dissertation must be uploaded and all required paperwork must be submitted to Joanne Pegher.  April 2018 graduation. Term 2184.


April Graduation
Deadline
Wed 4/25/2018 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Lyndsay Avery - PhD '18: Tim-3 co-stimulation promotes short-lived effector T cells, restricts... IDM Dissertation Defense
Lyndsay Avery - PhD '18: Tim-3 co-stimulation promotes short-lived effector T cells, restricts...
Wed 4/25/2018 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Scaife Hall

Lyndsay Avery's Dissertation, Tim-3 co-stimulation promotes short-lived effector T cells, restricts memory precursors, and is dispensable for T cell exhaustion, includes findings that have significant implications for the development of anti-Tim-3 antibodies as therapeutic agents. 


Scaife Hall
IDM
Dissertation Defense
Wed 4/25/2018 12:00PM - 1:30PM
*CANCELED* Current Status and Future Directions of Financial Toxicity in Cancer Treatment HPM Workshop
*CANCELED* Current Status and Future Directions of Financial Toxicity in Cancer Treatment
Wed 4/25/2018 12:00PM - 1:30PM
Public Health A521


Public Health A521
HPM
Workshop
Thu 4/26/2018 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Commencement (Graduate) University of Pittsburgh Event
Commencement (Graduate)
Thu 4/26/2018 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Petersen Events Center

The University of Pittsburgh's annual Commencement ceremony for graduate students. Stay tuned for more details! Contact The Office of Special Events (University-level) for more information at 412-624-7100.

 


Petersen Events Center
University of Pittsburgh
Event
Fri 4/27/2018 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Focused Writing Session Center for Health Equity Workshop
Focused Writing Session
Fri 4/27/2018 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Public Health 1154, JHF Conference Room

Come work on your class papers, report, manuscript, grant proposal, thesis or dissertation – or whatever you need to write! We take advantage of peer pressure to focus on writing. Open to all: students, community members, faculty and staff.  


Public Health 1154, JHF Conference Room
Center for Health Equity
Workshop
Fri 4/27/2018 9:30AM - 11:00AM
Class of 2018 Genetic Counseling Student Thesis Presentations Human Genetics Event
Class of 2018 Genetic Counseling Student Thesis Presentations
Fri 4/27/2018 9:30AM - 11:00AM
Public Health Lecture Hall (A115)


Public Health Lecture Hall (A115)
Human Genetics
Event
Fri 4/27/2018 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club
Fri 4/27/2018 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Public Health 1154, JHF Conference Room

Paper: Naimi et al., (2018): MCMC

This journal club covers a range of methodological topics relevant for practicing epidemiologists and applied biostatisticians. Topics covered include (but are not limited to) machine learning, causal inference, Bayes analyses, robust analysis, as well as basic inferential statistics.


Public Health 1154, JHF Conference Room
Epidemiology
Journal Club
Sat 4/28/2018
Official Date for Award of Degree April Graduation Notice
Official Date for Award of Degree
Sat 4/28/2018


Official date for award of degree for April 2018 graduation (term 2184).


 


April Graduation
Notice
Sat 4/28/2018 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Celebration of Student Awards Pitt Public Health Event
Celebration of Student Awards
Sat 4/28/2018 6:30PM - 8:30PM
University Club - Ballroom A

Graduates are invited regardless of whether they are selected for an award. Awardees will be notified by the school. Awardees may bring guests ($25 for guests over 10 years old). Payment for guests attending the Celebration of Student Awards must be mailed or dropped off to the Office of Student Affairs prior to the event.


University Club - Ballroom A
Pitt Public Health
Event
Sun 4/29/2018 3:00PM - 6:00PM
Pitt Public Health Convocation Pitt Public Health Event
Pitt Public Health Convocation
Sun 4/29/2018 3:00PM - 6:00PM
Carnegie Music Hall

Honoring Your Academic Achievements

 

Pitt Public Health's 68th Convocation honors graduates from the 2017-18 academic year. This year's speaker will be Rachel L. Levine, MD, Acting Secretary of Health and Physician General for Pennsylvania Department of Health.

Graduates from June, August, December 2017 and April 2018 are invited to participate in the ceremonies. Students who will graduate in June or August of 2018 also may take part in the ceremony, provided that the student's advisor requests permission in writing from Mary Derkach and confirms that the student will graduate in June or August. No tickets are necessary and there is no limit on the number of guests that a student can invite. 

 


Carnegie Music Hall
Pitt Public Health
Event
Mon 4/30/2018 12:00PM - 1:00PM
HIV-1 Incidence and Infection Time Estimator - Ha Youn Lee - USC IDM Seminar Series
HIV-1 Incidence and Infection Time Estimator - Ha Youn Lee - USC
Mon 4/30/2018 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Public Health Lecture Hall (A115)

IDM Faculty Candidate

Ha Youn Lee, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
University of Southern California
Keck School of Medicine


Public Health Lecture Hall (A115)
IDM
Seminar Series
Thu 5/3/2018 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Zhou Fang - Integration and Missing Data Handling in Multiple Omics Studies Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Zhou Fang - Integration and Missing Data Handling in Multiple Omics Studies
Thu 5/3/2018 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Public Health 7139, Peterson Seminar Room

Zhou "Ark" Fang of the Department of Biostatistics defends his dissertation on " Integration and Missing Data Handling in Multiple Omics Studies".


Public Health 7139, Peterson Seminar Room
Biostatistics
Dissertation Defense
Thu 5/3/2018 1:30PM - 3:30PM
EPCC Meeting School Governance Meeting
EPCC Meeting
Thu 5/3/2018 1:30PM - 3:30PM
Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room

Monthly meeting of the Educational Policies and Curriculum Committee (EPCC).  For more information see, including instructions on submitting a proposal, forms, and a list of your department's committee representatives, see publichealth.pitt.edu/epcc

Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room
School Governance
Meeting
Fri 5/4/2018
Graduation Application Deadline ($25 fee) June Graduation Application Deadline
Graduation Application Deadline ($25 fee)
Fri 5/4/2018


The regular deadline to apply for June 2018 graduation (term 2187) has passed. Applications are still being accepted with a $25 fee until May 10. The final deadline to apply is June 1.

June Graduation
Application Deadline
Mon 5/7/2018
Summer Term Registration Deadline (late fee applies for continuing students) Academic Calendar Registration Dates
Summer Term Registration Deadline (late fee applies for continuing students)
Mon 5/7/2018


The final registration deadline  for summer 2018 are the following: May 7 (term);  May 14 (12 W);  May 14 (6 WK1); June 25 (6 WK 2). 

Add or drop classes deadlines: May 18 (term); May 21 (12 WK); May 16 (6 WK 1); June 27 (6 WK 2).

 


Academic Calendar
Registration Dates
Mon 5/7/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club
Mon 5/7/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Public Health A521

The focus of this journal club will continue to be the presentation of research being conducted by the CVD training grant trainees and faculty collaborating with the URL, as it relates to subclinical cardiovascular disease.

Public Health A521
Epidemiology
Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Wed 5/9/2018 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Creating Interactive E-Learning with Articulate Storyline Professional Development Event
Creating Interactive E-Learning with Articulate Storyline
Wed 5/9/2018 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Alumni Hall

Articulate Storyline 360 is available for faculty and staff use in the Teaching Center Media Creation Lab. With Storyline, anyone can create rich, interactive multimedia e-learning modules. You can present animation, video and audio, give quizzes and assessments, and create lessons that branch based on learner input and performance. This workshop will introduce Storyline’s capabilities, present examples, and cover basic workflows for getting started. By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Reserve time in the Media Creation Lab and know which Teaching Center staff members to contact for assistance
  • Create a basic Storyline presentation with two branches and a quiz
  • Identify more advanced capabilities of Storyline and know where and how to receive further instruction in their use
  • Produce a SCORM package and upload it into Blackboard

*Please note: Participants are highly encouraged to bring their own laptop computer (Mac or PC) to this workshop. Before the workshop, you may download the trial version of Articulate 360 so that during the workshop you may gain hands-on experience with the application. Articulate 360 is only available for faculty and staff use on a single computer workstation in our Media Creation Lab and will not be available on the loaner laptops we normally provide for technology workshops.

 Location: Alumni Hall, Room B-23


Alumni Hall
Professional Development
Event
Thu 5/10/2018 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Recent-Alumni Mixer Pitt Public Health Event
Recent-Alumni Mixer
Thu 5/10/2018 5:30PM - 7:30PM




Pitt Public Health
Event
Fri 5/11/2018
Final Graduation Application Deadline ($35 fee) June Graduation Application Deadline
Final Graduation Application Deadline ($35 fee)
Fri 5/11/2018


The regular deadline to apply for June 2018 graduation (term 2187) has passed. Applications are still being accepted with a $35 fee until June 1. The final deadline to apply is June 1. 

June Graduation
Application Deadline
Sun 5/13/2018 to Fri 5/18/2018
Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) Community Conference
Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF)
Sun 5/13/2018 to Fri 5/18/2018
Pittsburgh, PA

Each year, approximately 1,800 high school students selected from millions of students worldwide are awarded the opportunity to showcase their independent research in the world’s largest international pre-college science competition, competing for $4 million in prizes. A program of Society for Science & the Public, Intel ISEF unites these top young scientific minds, showcasing their talents on an international stage, where doctoral level scientists review and judge their work.

Pittsburgh, PA
Community
Conference
Sun 5/13/2018 to Wed 5/16/2018
American Osler Society Meeting Community Conference
American Osler Society Meeting
Sun 5/13/2018 to Wed 5/16/2018
University Club

The American Osler Society is an international meeting, primarily of physicians, that honors the memory of Sir William Osler, a key founder of modern internal medicine. Papers examine various aspects of the medical humanities broadly defined, with most having a history of medicine aspect in their coverage. Questions about the May 13-16, 2018 AOS Pittsburgh meeting should be sent to the LAC co-chair, Jonathon Erlen, at erlen@pitt.edu

University Club
Community
Conference
Mon 5/14/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club
Mon 5/14/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Public Health A521

The focus of this journal club will continue to be the presentation of research being conducted by the CVD training grant trainees and faculty collaborating with the URL, as it relates to subclinical cardiovascular disease.

Public Health A521
Epidemiology
Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Tue 5/15/2018 11:00AM - 12:00PM
PBPC meeting School Governance Meeting
PBPC meeting
Tue 5/15/2018 11:00AM - 12:00PM


Monthly meeting of the Planning Budget and Policies Committee (PBPC). 

School Governance
Meeting
Wed 5/16/2018 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Council Meeting Public Health Graduate Council Meeting
Council Meeting
Wed 5/16/2018 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room

The Pitt Public Health council is the top-level governance body for the school. Meetings generally occur on the third Wednesday of each month.  Attendance at  is open to all.

Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room
Public Health Graduate Council
Meeting
Thu 5/17/2018 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Pitt Stops at the Westmoreland County Museum of Art - Greensburg University of Pittsburgh Event
Pitt Stops at the Westmoreland County Museum of Art - Greensburg
Thu 5/17/2018 6:30PM - 8:30PM


Enjoy a TED Talks-style presentation, in which Pitt faculty members discuss how the fields of science, medicine, art, and the humanities all contribute to our understanding of health. Speakers include: Dr. Marie Fioravanti (Greensburg School of Nursing); Chelsea Stillman, PhD (Brain Aging and Cognitive Health Lab); and David Givens (Center for Mindfulness and Consciousness Studies).

University of Pittsburgh
Event
Fri 5/18/2018
Summer Add/Drop Period Ends Academic Calendar Registration Dates
Summer Add/Drop Period Ends
Fri 5/18/2018


Add or drop classes for Summer 2018 (term 2187) ends May 18 (term), May 21 (12 WK), May 16 (6 WK1), and June 27 (6 WK2).

The monitored withdrawal deadlines are July 6 (term), July 6 (12 WK), June 8 (6 WK1), and July 20 (6 WK2). 


Academic Calendar
Registration Dates
Fri 5/18/2018 11:00AM - 12:00PM
MPH Committee Meeting School Governance Event
MPH Committee Meeting
Fri 5/18/2018 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room

MPH Committee Meeting Public Health 1149 11a.m.-12p.m.

Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room
School Governance
Event
Mon 5/21/2018 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Healthy Start/CHE's Maternal and Child Health Symposium BCHS Conference
Healthy Start/CHE's Maternal and Child Health Symposium
Mon 5/21/2018 8:00AM - 4:30PM
University Club - Ballroom B

The Center for Health Equity (CHE) in BCHS is partnering with Healthy Start Inc., to co-host their Maternal and Child Health Symposium at the University Club. 

University Club - Ballroom B
BCHS
Conference
Mon 5/21/2018 11:25AM to Tue 5/22/2018 11:30AM
Modeling the World's Systems University of Pittsburgh Conference
Modeling the World's Systems
Mon 5/21/2018 11:25AM to Tue 5/22/2018 11:30AM


Pittsburgh Marriott City Center

Join Pitt's School of Computing and Information for this meeting that will recognize and mobilize a latent community of stakeholders, organize a professional society, survey the state of the art technologies for modeling and managing complicated systems, and discuss important applications. Featuring a panel on public health and national security. 


University of Pittsburgh
Conference
Mon 5/21/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club
Mon 5/21/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Public Health A521

The focus of this journal club will continue to be the presentation of research being conducted by the CVD training grant trainees and faculty collaborating with the URL, as it relates to subclinical cardiovascular disease.

Public Health A521
Epidemiology
Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Tue 5/22/2018
Graduation Application Due (no fee) August Graduation Application Deadline
Graduation Application Due (no fee)
Tue 5/22/2018


Apply for August 2018 graduation (term 2187) with no fee.  The final deadline to apply is July 23. Fees apply in a tiered structure between May 23 and July 23.

August Graduation
Application Deadline
Wed 5/23/2018
Graduation Application Deadline ($15 fee) August Graduation Application Deadline
Graduation Application Deadline ($15 fee)
Wed 5/23/2018


The regular deadline to apply for August 2018 graduation (term 2187) has passed. Applications are still being accepted with a $15 fee until June 20. The final deadline to apply is July 23. 

NOTE: To graduate in August, you may register for summer term, or for any summer session, including 6-week session 1. If you applied for June graduation and registered for 6-week session 1, you can apply for August graduation without further registration.


August Graduation
Application Deadline
Wed 5/23/2018 8:15AM - 1:00PM
Symposium on Cancer Policy, Practice, and Patient Experience HPM Lecture
Symposium on Cancer Policy, Practice, and Patient Experience
Wed 5/23/2018 8:15AM - 1:00PM
University Club - Ballroom A


University Club - Ballroom A
HPM
Lecture
Wed 5/30/2018 1:00PM - 3:00PM
John Pleis - Dissertation Defense Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
John Pleis - Dissertation Defense
Wed 5/30/2018 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Public Health 7139, Peterson Seminar Room

John Pleis of the Department of Biostatistics defends his dissertation on "TBA".

Public Health 7139, Peterson Seminar Room
Biostatistics
Dissertation Defense
Thu 5/31/2018
Transcripts Available April Graduation Notice
Transcripts Available
Thu 5/31/2018


Transcripts available at Registrar's office G-3 Thackeray with valid ID. (April 2018 graduates, term 2184).

April Graduation
Notice
Fri 6/1/2018 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Creating Instructional Videos with Panopto Professional Development Event
Creating Instructional Videos with Panopto
Fri 6/1/2018 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Alumni Hall

Using video to teach can promote self-paced mastery learning for your students and reduce the number of times you have to cover the same content. Panopto provides instructors with both a video hosting and streaming service and a platform to record and upload lecture capture videos from your computer. Panopto also integrates directly into Blackboard, so your videos are as private and secure as your other course content. This workshop is designed to help instructors better understand how to use the handiest tools and master the most common workflows in Panopto.

By the end of this workshop, instructors will be able to:- Navigate to Panopto's web interface and upload video for streaming on the web;

- Download and use the Panopto Focus Recorder to record and upload video and screen casts;
- Integrate Panopto videos into your Blackboard course;
- Understand best practices for creating video for students;
- Learn about additional support resources for Panopto.This workshop may be counted toward the Online

Teaching concentration of the Achievement in Pedagogy badge, offered through the Graduate Student Teaching Initiative. For more information, see: http://www.teaching.pitt.edu/teaching-support/ta-services/achievement-in-pedagogy-badge// or contact tahelp@pitt.edu.

Location: Alumni Hall, Room B-23


Alumni Hall
Professional Development
Event
Sat 6/2/2018 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Morehouse College Graduate School Recruitment Fair Pitt Public Health Info Session/Admissions Event
Morehouse College Graduate School Recruitment Fair
Sat 6/2/2018 1:00PM - 4:00PM


Location: Shirley Massey Executive Conference Center- Public Health Sciences Institute at Morehouse College

Pitt Public Health
Info Session/Admissions Event
Mon 6/4/2018
Draft of Essay, Thesis, or Dissertation Due June Graduation Deadline
Draft of Essay, Thesis, or Dissertation Due
Mon 6/4/2018


Initial upload of your essay, thesis, or dissertation is due to the D-Scholarship system. The file may be a draft. Notify Joanne Pegher of the status of the file. Format is PDF for thesis and dissertation, Word or PDF for essays. June 2018 graduation. Term 2187.

June Graduation
Deadline
Mon 6/4/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club
Mon 6/4/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Public Health A521

The focus of this journal club will continue to be the presentation of research being conducted by the CVD training grant trainees and faculty collaborating with the URL, as it relates to subclinical cardiovascular disease.

Public Health A521
Epidemiology
Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Thu 6/7/2018 1:30PM - 2:30PM
EPCC Meeting School Governance Meeting
EPCC Meeting
Thu 6/7/2018 1:30PM - 2:30PM
Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room

Monthly meeting of the Educational Policies and Curriculum Committee (EPCC).  For more information see, including instructions on submitting a proposal, forms, and a list of your department's committee representatives, see publichealth.pitt.edu/epcc

Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room
School Governance
Meeting
Fri 6/8/2018 to Sat 6/9/2018
Global Healthcare Delivery Course: Harvard Medical School Center for Global Health Conference
Global Healthcare Delivery Course: Harvard Medical School
Fri 6/8/2018 to Sat 6/9/2018


Harvard Medical School presents Understanding Global Healthcare Delivery, designed to give practicing clinicians an introduction to best practices in the provision of health services in low-resource settings globally. 

Center for Global Health
Conference
Mon 6/11/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club
Mon 6/11/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Public Health A521

The focus of this journal club will continue to be the presentation of research being conducted by the CVD training grant trainees and faculty collaborating with the URL, as it relates to subclinical cardiovascular disease.

Public Health A521
Epidemiology
Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Sun 6/17/2018 to Wed 6/20/2018
Clinical Tropical Medicine at McGill University Center for Global Health Conference
Clinical Tropical Medicine at McGill University
Sun 6/17/2018 to Wed 6/20/2018


Every other year, the leaders in tropical medicine come to Montreal to share the latest updates health professionals working with travelers, immigrants, and indigenous populations need to know. Hosted by the McGill Summer Institute in Infectious Diseases and Global Health. 


Center for Global Health
Conference
Mon 6/18/2018
Essay, Thesis, or Dissertation Review Appointments June Graduation Deadline
Essay, Thesis, or Dissertation Review Appointments
Mon 6/18/2018


Your document must be reviewed for format. Contact Joanne Pegher to schedule an appointment before/by June 18 June 2018 graduation. Term 2187.

June Graduation
Deadline
Mon 6/18/2018 to Fri 6/22/2018
Diploma Mailing Begins April Graduation Notice
Diploma Mailing Begins
Mon 6/18/2018 to Fri 6/22/2018


Vendor begins mailing diplomas June 18 thru June 22 (April 2018 graduates / term 2184). Will be notified via Pitt e-mail address when the diploma ships.  Certificates are printed and mailed by Student Affairs Office approx. 6 to 8 weeks after graduation.

April Graduation
Notice
Mon 6/18/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club
Mon 6/18/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Public Health A521

The focus of this journal club will continue to be the presentation of research being conducted by the CVD training grant trainees and faculty collaborating with the URL, as it relates to subclinical cardiovascular disease.

Public Health A521
Epidemiology
Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Tue 6/19/2018 11:00AM - 12:00PM
PBPC meeting School Governance Meeting
PBPC meeting
Tue 6/19/2018 11:00AM - 12:00PM


Monthly meeting of the Planning Budget and Policies Committee (PBPC). 

School Governance
Meeting
Wed 6/20/2018 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Council Meeting Public Health Graduate Council Meeting
Council Meeting
Wed 6/20/2018 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room

The Pitt Public Health council is the top-level governance body for the school. Meetings generally occur on the third Wednesday of each month.  Attendance at  is open to all.

Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room
Public Health Graduate Council
Meeting
Thu 6/21/2018
Graduation Application Deadline ($25 fee) August Graduation Application Deadline
Graduation Application Deadline ($25 fee)
Thu 6/21/2018


The regular deadline to apply for August 2018 graduation (term 2187) has passed. Applications are still being accepted with a $25 fee until July 0. The final deadline to apply is July 23. 

NOTE: To graduate in August, you may register for summer term, or for any summer session, including 6-week session 1. If you applied for June graduation and registered for 6-week session 1, you can apply for August graduation without further registration.


August Graduation
Application Deadline
Thu 6/21/2018 12:00PM - 1:00PM
MPH Committee Meeting School Governance Event
MPH Committee Meeting
Thu 6/21/2018 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room

MPH Committee Meeting Public Health 1149 12p.m.-1p.m.


Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room
School Governance
Event
Fri 6/22/2018
Final Upload and all Paperwork Due June Graduation Deadline
Final Upload and all Paperwork Due
Fri 6/22/2018


The final copy of your essay, thesis, or dissertation must be uploaded and all required paperwork must be submitted to Joanne Pegher.  June 2018 graduation. Term 2187.

June Graduation
Deadline
Fri 6/22/2018 11:55PM - 11:55PM
Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Fellowship Applications Career Services Deadline
Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Fellowship Applications
Fri 6/22/2018 11:55PM - 11:55PM


CDC’s EIS program offers a unique opportunity to investigate disease outbreaks around the world. Open to doctoral-level scientists with a background in public health, physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals. You must be willing to commit to this 2-year, full-time fellowship (beginning in July) and relocate to your assignment. 

Career Services
Deadline
Sat 6/23/2018
Official Date for Award of Degree June Graduation Notice
Official Date for Award of Degree
Sat 6/23/2018


Official date for award of degree for June 2018 graduation (term 2187). 

June Graduation
Notice
Mon 6/25/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club
Mon 6/25/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Public Health A521

The focus of this journal club will continue to be the presentation of research being conducted by the CVD training grant trainees and faculty collaborating with the URL, as it relates to subclinical cardiovascular disease.

Public Health A521
Epidemiology
Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Mon 7/2/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club
Mon 7/2/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Public Health A521

The focus of this journal club will continue to be the presentation of research being conducted by the CVD training grant trainees and faculty collaborating with the URL, as it relates to subclinical cardiovascular disease.

Public Health A521
Epidemiology
Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Wed 7/4/2018
Independence Day Holiday Academic Calendar Notice
Independence Day Holiday
Wed 7/4/2018


University Closed

Academic Calendar
Notice
Mon 7/9/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club
Mon 7/9/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Public Health A521

The focus of this journal club will continue to be the presentation of research being conducted by the CVD training grant trainees and faculty collaborating with the URL, as it relates to subclinical cardiovascular disease.

Public Health A521
Epidemiology
Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Tue 7/10/2018
Final Graduation Application Deadline ($35) August Graduation Application Deadline
Final Graduation Application Deadline ($35)
Tue 7/10/2018


The regular deadline to apply for August 2017 graduation (term 2177) has passed. Applications are still being accepted with a $35 fee until July 24. The final deadline to apply is July 24. 

NOTE: To graduate in August, you may register for summer term, or for any summer session, including 6-week session 1. If you applied for June graduation and registered for 6-week session 1, you can apply for August graduation without further registration.


August Graduation
Application Deadline
Tue 7/10/2018
Transcripts Available June Graduation Notice
Transcripts Available
Tue 7/10/2018


Transcripts available from Registrar's office G-3 Thackeray with valid ID, June 2018 graduates (term 2187).






June Graduation
Notice
Wed 7/11/2018
Fall Term Registration Deadline for Continuing Students (no late fee) Academic Calendar Registration Dates
Fall Term Registration Deadline for Continuing Students (no late fee)
Wed 7/11/2018


Continuing students should register for Fall 2018 (term 2191) and all sessions by Wednesday July 11 to avoid a late fee. No registrations will be accepted after Monday, August 27.

Add or drop classes by Friday, September 7 (term); Wednesday, August 29 (lst session); Friday, September 7 (2nd session).


Academic Calendar
Registration Dates
Mon 7/16/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club
Mon 7/16/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Public Health A521

The focus of this journal club will continue to be the presentation of research being conducted by the CVD training grant trainees and faculty collaborating with the URL, as it relates to subclinical cardiovascular disease.

Public Health A521
Epidemiology
Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Tue 7/17/2018 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Joanne Beer - Dissertation Defense Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Joanne Beer - Dissertation Defense
Tue 7/17/2018 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Public Health 7139, Peterson Seminar Room

Joanne Beer of the Department of Biostatistics defends her dissertation on "TBA".

Public Health 7139, Peterson Seminar Room
Biostatistics
Dissertation Defense
Tue 7/17/2018 5:30PM - 7:30PM
TIPH Graduate Fair - Washington, DC Pitt Public Health Info Session/Admissions Event
TIPH Graduate Fair - Washington, DC
Tue 7/17/2018 5:30PM - 7:30PM


Join us for the TIPH Graduate School Fair in Washington, DC! The Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health will host a FREE graduate school fair on Tuesday, July 17, 2018. There will be representatives from various schools and programs as well as a member from the SOPHAS team to answer all of your application questions. This is a great opportunity to learn more about CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health at one convenient location!

Free TIPH swag for attendees!

The event will run from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. At The Marvin Center - Grand Ballroom at the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health, 800 21st St NW, Washington, DC 20052.

Parking, transportation, and donation information coming soon.

 Registration is required.


Pitt Public Health
Info Session/Admissions Event
Wed 7/18/2018 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Council Meeting Public Health Graduate Council Meeting
Council Meeting
Wed 7/18/2018 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room

The Pitt Public Health council is the top-level governance body for the school. Meetings generally occur on the third Wednesday of each month.  Attendance at  is open to all.

Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room
Public Health Graduate Council
Meeting
Thu 7/19/2018 12:00PM - 1:00PM
MPH Committee Meeting School Governance Event
MPH Committee Meeting
Thu 7/19/2018 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room

MPH Committee Meeting Public Health 1149 12p.m.-1p.m.


Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room
School Governance
Event
Mon 7/23/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club
Mon 7/23/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Public Health A521

The focus of this journal club will continue to be the presentation of research being conducted by the CVD training grant trainees and faculty collaborating with the URL, as it relates to subclinical cardiovascular disease.

Public Health A521
Epidemiology
Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Tue 7/24/2018
Draft of Essay, Thesis, or Dissertation Due August Graduation Deadline
Draft of Essay, Thesis, or Dissertation Due
Tue 7/24/2018


Initial upload of your essay, thesis, or dissertation is due to the D-Scholarship system. The file may be a draft. Notify Joanne Pegher of the status of the file. Format is PDF for thesis and dissertation, Word or PDF for essays. August 2018 graduation. Term 2187.

August Graduation
Deadline
Wed 7/25/2018 to Wed 8/1/2018
Diploma Mailing Begins June Graduation Notice
Diploma Mailing Begins
Wed 7/25/2018 to Wed 8/1/2018


Vendor begins mailing diplomas July 25 thru August 1 for June 2018 graduates (term 2187).  Will be notified via Pitt e-mail address when the diploma ships.  Certificates are printed and mailed by Student Affairs office approx. 6 to 8 weeks after graduation.

June Graduation
Notice
Thu 7/26/2018 2:00PM - 4:00PM
EPCC Meeting School Governance Meeting
EPCC Meeting
Thu 7/26/2018 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room

Monthly meeting of the Educational Policies and Curriculum Committee (EPCC).  For more information see, including instructions on submitting a proposal, forms, and a list of your department's committee representatives, see publichealth.pitt.edu/epcc

Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room
School Governance
Meeting
Sat 7/28/2018 to Thu 8/2/2018
Joint Statistical Meetings - - JSM 2018, Vancouver, B.C. Biostatistics Conference
Joint Statistical Meetings - - JSM 2018, Vancouver, B.C.
Sat 7/28/2018 to Thu 8/2/2018


The Joint Statistical Meetings, known simply as "JSM", is the largest gathering of statisticians held annually in North American. Faculty and student presenters from the  Department of Biostatistics regularly participate giving invited talks, contributed talks, and poster presentations. Our students often receive top awards and participate in the affiliated career marketplace at the event.

Biostatistics
Conference
Mon 7/30/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease Journal Club
Mon 7/30/2018 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Public Health A521

The focus of this journal club will continue to be the presentation of research being conducted by the CVD training grant trainees and faculty collaborating with the URL, as it relates to subclinical cardiovascular disease.

Public Health A521
Epidemiology
Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Wed 8/1/2018 5:00PM - 5:00PM
National Biosafety and Biocontainment Training Program (NBBTP) Fellowship Career Services Deadline
National Biosafety and Biocontainment Training Program (NBBTP) Fellowship
Wed 8/1/2018 5:00PM - 5:00PM


The NBBTP was conceived as a partnership between the Division of Occupational Health and Safety (DOHS) and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. The NBBTP offers two-year Masters and post-doctoral fellowships at the NIH Bethesda Campus providing a rare opportunity to receive professional training in biosafety and biocontainment at one of the foremost biomedical research centers in the world.


Career Services
Deadline
Mon 8/6/2018
Essay, Thesis, or Dissertation Review Appointments August Graduation Deadline
Essay, Thesis, or Dissertation Review Appointments
Mon 8/6/2018


Your document must be reviewed for format. Contact Joanne Pegher to schedule an appointment. August 2018 graduation. Term 2187.

August Graduation
Deadline
Fri 8/10/2018
Final Upload and all Paperwork Due August Graduation Deadline
Final Upload and all Paperwork Due
Fri 8/10/2018


The final copy of your essay, thesis, or dissertation must be uploaded and all required paperwork must be submitted to Joanne Pegher.  August 2018 graduation. Term 2187.

August Graduation
Deadline
Sat 8/11/2018
Official Date for Award of Degree August Graduation Notice
Official Date for Award of Degree
Sat 8/11/2018


The official date for the award of the degree for August 2018 graduation (term 2187).

August Graduation
Notice
Thu 8/16/2018 12:00PM - 1:00PM
MPH Committee Meeting School Governance Event
MPH Committee Meeting
Thu 8/16/2018 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room

MPH Committee Meeting Public Health 1149 12p.m.-1p.m.


Public Health 1149, Foster Conference Room
School Governance
Event
Mon 8/27/2018
Fall Term Registration Deadline (late fee applies for continuing students) Academic Calendar Registration Dates
Fall Term Registration Deadline (late fee applies for continuing students)
Mon 8/27/2018


This is the final registration date for Fall 2018 (term 2191) and all sessions. Continuing students must pay a late fee between July 12 and August 28. Add or drop classes until September 7.




Academic Calendar
Registration Dates
Fri 9/7/2018
Fall Add/Drop Period Ends Academic Calendar Registration Dates
Fall Add/Drop Period Ends
Fri 9/7/2018


Add or drop classes deadlines for Fall 2018 (term 2191) as follows:

Friday Sept 7 (term); Wednesday Aug 29 (lst session); Friday Sept 7 (2nd session). 

Monitored withdrawal deadlines are Friday, October 26 (term); Thursday,  September 27 (1st session); and Friday, November 30 (2nd session).


Academic Calendar
Registration Dates
Fri 9/7/2018
Transcripts Available August Graduation Notice
Transcripts Available
Fri 9/7/2018


Transcripts available for pickup from Registrar's Office (G3 Thackeray) with ID. August 2018 graduates (term 2187).





August Graduation
Notice
Thu 9/13/2018 5:30PM - 7:30PM
TIPH Graduate Fair - Tampa Pitt Public Health Info Session/Admissions Event
TIPH Graduate Fair - Tampa
Thu 9/13/2018 5:30PM - 7:30PM


Join us for the TIPH Graduate School Fair in Tampa, FL! The Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health will host a FREE graduate school fair on Thursday, September 13 2018. There will be representatives from various schools and programs as well as a member from the SOPHAS team to answer all of your application questions. This is a great opportunity to learn more about CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health at one convenient location!


Pitt Public Health
Info Session/Admissions Event
Mon 9/24/2018 to Fri 9/28/2018
Diploma Mailing Begins August Graduation Notice
Diploma Mailing Begins
Mon 9/24/2018 to Fri 9/28/2018


Vendor begins mailing diplomas September 24 thru September 28 for August 2018 graduates (term 2187). Will be notified via Pitt e-mail address when the diploma ships.  Certificates are printed and mailed by Student Affairs Office approx. 6 to 8 weeks after graduation.

August Graduation
Notice
Mon 9/24/2018 5:30PM - 7:30PM
TIPH Graduate Fair - St. Louis Pitt Public Health Info Session/Admissions Event
TIPH Graduate Fair - St. Louis
Mon 9/24/2018 5:30PM - 7:30PM


Join us for the TIPH Graduate School Fair in Saint Louis, MO The Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health will host a FREE graduate school fair on Monday, September 24, 2018. There will be representatives from various schools and programs as well as a member from the SOPHAS team to answer all of your application questions. This is a great opportunity to learn more about CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health at one convenient location!

Pitt Public Health
Info Session/Admissions Event
Tue 9/25/2018 5:30PM - 7:30PM
TIPH Graduate Fair - Chicago Pitt Public Health Info Session/Admissions Event
TIPH Graduate Fair - Chicago
Tue 9/25/2018 5:30PM - 7:30PM


Join us for the TIPH Graduate School Fair in Chicago, IL! The Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health will host a FREE graduate school fair on Tuesday, September 25, 2018. There will be representatives from various schools and programs as well as a member from the SOPHAS team to answer all of your application questions. This is a great opportunity to learn more about CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health at one convenient location!

Pitt Public Health
Info Session/Admissions Event
Tue 10/23/2018 5:30PM - 7:30PM
TIPH Graduate Fair - Charlotte, NC Pitt Public Health Info Session/Admissions Event
TIPH Graduate Fair - Charlotte, NC
Tue 10/23/2018 5:30PM - 7:30PM


Join us for the TIPH Graduate School Fair in Charlotte, NC! The Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health will host a FREE graduate school fair on Tuesday, October 23, 2018. There will be representatives from various schools and programs as well as a member from the SOPHAS team to answer all of your application questions. This is a great opportunity to learn more about CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health at one convenient location!

Free TIPH swag for attendees!

The event will run from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. At University of North Carolina at Charlotte Public Health Programs, 9201 University City Boulevard, Charlotte 28223. Parking is available at the West Deck, Cone Deck, and Student Union Center. Public transportation (Light Rail- Blue Line) and other transportation options are encouraged.



Pitt Public Health
Info Session/Admissions Event
Wed 10/24/2018 5:30PM - 7:30PM
TIPH Graduate Fair - NYC Pitt Public Health Info Session/Admissions Event
TIPH Graduate Fair - NYC
Wed 10/24/2018 5:30PM - 7:30PM


Join us for the TIPH Graduate School Fair in New York City, NY! The Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health will host a FREE graduate school fair on Wednesday, October 24, 2018. There will be representatives from various schools and programs as well as a member from the SOPHAS team to answer all of your application questions. This is a great opportunity to learn more about CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health at one convenient location!

Free TIPH swag for attendees!

The event will run from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. At New York City Fire Museum, 278 Spring Street, New York, 10013. Please visit the venue website for more information on parking and transportation.

Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health is the host of the New York TIPH Fair.


Pitt Public Health
Info Session/Admissions Event
Sat 11/10/2018 to Wed 11/14/2018
APHA 2018 in San Diego - Creating the Healthiest Nation: Health Equity Now Community Conference
APHA 2018 in San Diego - Creating the Healthiest Nation: Health Equity Now
Sat 11/10/2018 to Wed 11/14/2018


APHA's Annual Meeting and Expo brings together more than 12,000 of public health peers from across the U.S. and the world to network, educate and inspire each other. Pitt Public Health faculty and staff will present their work, and the school plans to host a reception for both participants and alumni in the area.  Click for details or visit www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual.

Community
Conference
Wed 11/14/2018 to Sat 11/17/2018
NSGC 37th Annual Conference (Atlanta, GA) Human Genetics Conference
NSGC 37th Annual Conference (Atlanta, GA)
Wed 11/14/2018 to Sat 11/17/2018


Organized by the National Society of Genetic Counselors, the NSGC Annual Conference showcases advancements across the breadth of the genetic counseling profession to provide education and build community. Attendees in Columbus will gain knowledge of clinical and scientific best practices and insights into emerging research. The conference provides a unique opportunity to engage and network with colleagues and pursue professional development.

Human Genetics
Conference

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