Epidemiology Department Events

Epidemiology Department EVENTS Calendar

Event
Thu 9/19/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Epidemiology Seminar Series
Edward Sinkule - The National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory  Epidemiology Seminar Series
Edward Sinkule - The National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory 
Thu 9/19/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)

The National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory 

Edward Sinkule, PhD, MPH, FACSM 
Physical Scientist, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)/National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH)/National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory (NPPTL) 


Public Health Auditorium (G23)
Fri 9/20/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club
Fri 9/20/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room

The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.


5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room
Mon 9/23/2019 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club
Mon 9/23/2019 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.


A521 Public Health
Thu 9/26/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Epidemiology Seminar Series
Ashley Parsons - Utilizing Data to Curb the Opioid Epidemic In Pennsylvania: Practical Applicatio... Epidemiology Seminar Series
Ashley Parsons - Utilizing Data to Curb the Opioid Epidemic In Pennsylvania: Practical Applicatio...
Thu 9/26/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)

Utilizing Data to Curb the Opioid Epidemic In Pennsylvania: Practical Application of the PA PDMP 

Ashley Parsons, MPH
Program Manager, Pennsylvania Department of Health, Prescription Drug Monitoring Program 


Public Health Auditorium (G23)
Fri 9/27/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club
Fri 9/27/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room

The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.


5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room
Mon 9/30/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Epidemiology epiBRAIN Journal Club
epiBRAIN Journal Club Epidemiology epiBRAIN Journal Club
epiBRAIN Journal Club
Mon 9/30/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room

The Epidemiology of Brain Resilience in Aging (e-BRAIN) program and the Claude D. Pepper Center at the University of Pittsburgh sponsor the epiBRAIN Journal club, a multidisciplinary Journal Club to explore the application of neuroimaging methods in the context of aging and population studies...


5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room
Thu 10/3/2019 12:00PM - 1:30PM
Epidemiology Seminar Series
Epi in Action! Student Poster Presentation Symposium Epidemiology Seminar Series
Epi in Action! Student Poster Presentation Symposium
Thu 10/3/2019 12:00PM - 1:30PM
O'Hara Student Center

Epi in Action! Student Poster Presentation Symposium 
O’Hara Student Center, 2nd floor Ballroom, 12-1:30 PM


O'Hara Student Center
Fri 10/4/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club
Fri 10/4/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room

The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.


5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room
Mon 10/7/2019 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Diabetes Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Diabetes Journal Club
Mon 10/7/2019 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Outside Conference and Meeting Spaces

The purpose of the Diabetes Research Journal Club is to discuss current literature in the area of Diabetes, bringing us all up to date with current issues in the field. Each member will be asked to pick a date to briefly (5 minutes) present an article from the journal of their choice, which will be followed by group discussion. However, everyone is invited to brief the group on articles he/she may have found of interest at every meeting. 


Outside Conference and Meeting Spaces
Mon 10/7/2019 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club
Mon 10/7/2019 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.


A521 Public Health
Thu 10/10/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Epidemiology Seminar Series
Barbara Nicklas - Role of Exercise in the Treatment of Geriatric Obesity and Aging-Related Fat Re... Epidemiology Seminar Series
Barbara Nicklas - Role of Exercise in the Treatment of Geriatric Obesity and Aging-Related Fat Re...
Thu 10/10/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)

Role of Exercise in the Treatment of Geriatric Obesity and Aging-Related Fat Redistribution 

Barbara Nicklas, PhD 
Professor, Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine 


Public Health Auditorium (G23)
Fri 10/11/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club
Fri 10/11/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room

The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.


5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room
Thu 10/17/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Epidemiology Seminar Series
Tiffany L. Gary-Webb - Epidemiology Seminar Epidemiology Seminar Series
Tiffany L. Gary-Webb - Epidemiology Seminar
Thu 10/17/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)

Title: TBD 

Tiffany L. Gary-Webb, PhD, MHS 
Associate Professor, Depts. Of Behavioral and Community Health Sciences and Epidemiology 
​Associate Director, Center for Health Equity, University of Pittsburgh GSPH 


Public Health Auditorium (G23)
Fri 10/18/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club
Fri 10/18/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room

The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.


5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room
Mon 10/21/2019 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club
Mon 10/21/2019 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.


A521 Public Health
Thu 10/24/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Epidemiology Seminar Series
Jill Koshiol - Investigating Biliary Tract Cancer Etiology  Epidemiology Seminar Series
Jill Koshiol - Investigating Biliary Tract Cancer Etiology 
Thu 10/24/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)

Investigating Biliary Tract Cancer Etiology 

Jill Koshiol, PHD 
Earl Stadtman Investigator, National Cancer Institute 
Division of Cancer Epidemiology & Genetics, Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch 


Public Health Auditorium (G23)
Fri 10/25/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club
Fri 10/25/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room

The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.


5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room
Mon 10/28/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Epidemiology epiBRAIN Journal Club
epiBRAIN Journal Club Epidemiology epiBRAIN Journal Club
epiBRAIN Journal Club
Mon 10/28/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room

The Epidemiology of Brain Resilience in Aging (e-BRAIN) program and the Claude D. Pepper Center at the University of Pittsburgh sponsor the epiBRAIN Journal club, a multidisciplinary Journal Club to explore the application of neuroimaging methods in the context of aging and population studies...


5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room
Thu 10/31/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Epidemiology Seminar Series
Thomas J. Songer - The Social and Economic Impact of Caring for Children with Diabetes Mellitus Epidemiology Seminar Series
Thomas J. Songer - The Social and Economic Impact of Caring for Children with Diabetes Mellitus
Thu 10/31/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)

The Social and Economic Impact of Caring for Children with Diabetes Mellitus 

Thomas J. Songer, PhD 
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh GSPH 


Public Health Auditorium (G23)
Fri 11/1/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club
Fri 11/1/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room

The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.


5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room
Mon 11/4/2019 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Diabetes Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Diabetes Journal Club
Mon 11/4/2019 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Outside Conference and Meeting Spaces

The purpose of the Diabetes Research Journal Club is to discuss current literature in the area of Diabetes, bringing us all up to date with current issues in the field. Each member will be asked to pick a date to briefly (5 minutes) present an article from the journal of their choice, which will be followed by group discussion. However, everyone is invited to brief the group on articles he/she may have found of interest at every meeting. 


Outside Conference and Meeting Spaces
Mon 11/4/2019 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club
Mon 11/4/2019 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.


A521 Public Health
Thu 11/7/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Epidemiology Seminar Series
Mary E. Winger, Chendi Cui - Analytics Careers in Healthcare: UPMC Community HealthChoices  Epidemiology Seminar Series
Mary E. Winger, Chendi Cui - Analytics Careers in Healthcare: UPMC Community HealthChoices 
Thu 11/7/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)

Analytics Careers in Healthcare: UPMC Community HealthChoices 

Mary E. Winger, MPH 
Analytics Data Integration Developer, UPMC Health Plan, Community HealthChoices 

Chendi Cui, PhD 
Analytics Data Integration Developer, UPMC Health Plan, Community HealthChoices 


Public Health Auditorium (G23)
Fri 11/8/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club
Fri 11/8/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room

The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.


5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room
Mon 11/11/2019 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club
Mon 11/11/2019 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.


A521 Public Health
Thu 11/14/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Epidemiology Seminar Series
Marquis Hawkins - Epidemiology Seminar Epidemiology Seminar Series
Marquis Hawkins - Epidemiology Seminar
Thu 11/14/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)

Title: TBD 

Marquis Hawkins, PhD 
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh GSPH 


Public Health Auditorium (G23)
Fri 11/15/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club
Fri 11/15/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room

The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.


5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room
Thu 11/21/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Epidemiology Seminar Series
Panel Discussion: Nutrition Assessment in Epidemiologic Studies Epidemiology Seminar Series
Panel Discussion: Nutrition Assessment in Epidemiologic Studies
Thu 11/21/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)

Panel Discussion: Nutrition Assessment in Epidemiologic Studies 

Samaneh Farsijani, PhD, MsC
Postdoctoral Associate, Dept. of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh GSPH 

Lori Cherok, PhD, RDN, LDN
Assistant Professor and Director, Didactic Program in Dietetics
Interim Director, Nutrition Science Program, Pitt SHRS 

Lisa Bodnar, PhD, MPH, RD
Professor and Vice-Chair of Research, Dept. of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh GSPH 


Public Health Auditorium (G23)
Fri 11/22/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club
Fri 11/22/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room

The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.


5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room
Mon 12/2/2019 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Diabetes Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Diabetes Journal Club
Mon 12/2/2019 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Outside Conference and Meeting Spaces

The purpose of the Diabetes Research Journal Club is to discuss current literature in the area of Diabetes, bringing us all up to date with current issues in the field. Each member will be asked to pick a date to briefly (5 minutes) present an article from the journal of their choice, which will be followed by group discussion. However, everyone is invited to brief the group on articles he/she may have found of interest at every meeting. 


Outside Conference and Meeting Spaces
Mon 12/2/2019 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club
Mon 12/2/2019 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.


A521 Public Health
Thu 12/5/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Epidemiology Seminar Series
Inma Hernandez - Pharmacoepidemiology Methods Applied to the Study of the Real-world Use, Safety... Epidemiology Seminar Series
Inma Hernandez - Pharmacoepidemiology Methods Applied to the Study of the Real-world Use, Safety...
Thu 12/5/2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)

Pharmacoepidemiology Methods Applied to the Study of the Real-world Use, Safety, and Effectiveness of Oral Anticoagulants 

Inma Hernandez, PharmD, PhD 
Assistant Professor, Pharmacy and Theraputics; Associate Director, Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing, University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy 


Public Health Auditorium (G23)
Fri 12/6/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club
Fri 12/6/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room

The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.


5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room
Mon 12/9/2019 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club
Mon 12/9/2019 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.


A521 Public Health

Recent Events

Epidemiology Seminar Series

Epidemiology Seminar Announcement

Thursday 11/17 2:00PM - 3:00PM

The Cancer Epidemiology & Prevention Program
of the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Thursday, November 17, 2016
2:00 - 3:00 pm
202 A Herberman Conference Center

China Kadoorie Biobank: Opportunities
Zhengming Chen, MD, PhD Professor of Epidemiology Clinical Trial Service Unit & Epidemiological Studies Unit (CTSU) Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

Professor Zhengming Chen qualified in medicine at Shanghai Medical University in 1983 (now Fudan University), and gained his DPhil in Epidemiology at the University of Oxford in 1993. He was appointed as Professor of Epidemiology by the University of Oxford in 2006. He is now the Director of the China Programs at the Oxford University’s Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit (CTSU) and co-director of the China Oxford Centre for International Health Research. His main researches focus on the environmental and genetic causes of chronic disease, evidence-based medicine and evaluation of widely practicable treatments for chronic diseases (e.g. IHD, stroke and cancer) as well as efficient strategies for chronic disease control in developing countries. Over the past 25 years, he has led several large randomized trials in heart disease (~50,000 patients), stroke (~20,000 patients) and cancer (~15,000 patients) and 3 cohort studies involving >750,000 individuals. In 2001-02 he initiated the China Kadoorie Biobank (www.ckbiobank.org) and has been the lead principal investigator for it ever since, which includes 512,000 adults recruited from 10 regions of China, with long-term storages of biological samples and electronic linkages to any episodes of hospitalization. He is an honorary professor of Peking Union Medical College, Fudan University and Shanghai Institutes of Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, in China.
 

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Last Updated On Friday, April 05, 2019 by Borkowski, Matthew Gerard
Created On Monday, November 14, 2016

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