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Grand Rounds

What is Public Health Grand Rounds?

Learn interdisciplinary approaches to complex public health problems with lectures, symposia, and conferences outside of the classroom.   


Upcoming Grand Rounds Events

Event Category
Wed 3/29/2017 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
GR icon Lauren Hughes - "Pennsylvania Department of Health's Rural Health Initiative" Pitt Public Health Lecture
Lauren Hughes - "Pennsylvania Department of Health's Rural Health Initiative"
Wed 3/29/2017 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

The Pennsylvania Department of Health is exploring an innovative budgeting process to help save some of our rural hospitals in danger of closing. Losing these hospitals would remove access to health care and public health services for many, worsening the health of the state. 

Presented by Lauren Hughes, MD, MPH, MSc, FAAFP, a practicing family physician and deputy secretary for health innovation, PA Dept. of Health. 


Public Health A215
Pitt Public Health
Lecture
Tue 4/4/2017 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
GR icon Jennifer M. Silva "Pain and Politics in the Heart of America" Pitt Public Health Lecture
Jennifer M. Silva "Pain and Politics in the Heart of America"
Tue 4/4/2017 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Silva is assistant professor of sociology at Bucknell University and was the lead qualitative researcher for Robert Putnam's book, Our Kids. Her current book project, We’re Still Here: Pain and Politics in the Heart of America, examines working-class people’s political beliefs and behaviors in the coal region of Northeastern Pennsylvania.


Public Health Auditorium (G023)
Pitt Public Health
Lecture
Tue 4/4/2017 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
GR icon AWPH Women's Professional Panel Student Organization Panel Discussion
AWPH Women's Professional Panel
Tue 4/4/2017 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

More information to follow! 

Public Health Lecture Hall (A115)
Student Organization
Panel Discussion
Wed 4/5/2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
GR icon Dean's Day Student Research Competition (Session I) Pitt Public Health Event
Dean's Day Student Research Competition (Session I)
Wed 4/5/2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn about student research as presenters compete for prizes and students complete peer evaluations for GR credit during multiple poster sessions over three days. View the full schedule at publichealth.pitt.edu/deansday. 


Public Health Community Commons (1151)
Pitt Public Health
Event
Thu 4/6/2017 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
GR icon Dean's Day Student Research Competition (Sessions II and III) Pitt Public Health Event
Dean's Day Student Research Competition (Sessions II and III)
Thu 4/6/2017 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Learn about student research as presenters compete for prizes and students complete peer evaluations for GR credit during multiple poster sessions over three days. View the full schedule at publichealth.pitt.edu/deansday. 


Public Health Community Commons (1151)
Pitt Public Health
Event
Fri 4/7/2017 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
GR icon Dean's Day Student Research Competition (Sessions IV and V) Pitt Public Health Event
Dean's Day Student Research Competition (Sessions IV and V)
Fri 4/7/2017 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Learn about student research as presenters compete for prizes and students complete peer evaluations for GR credit during multiple poster sessions over three days. View the full schedule at publichealth.pitt.edu/deansday. 


Public Health Community Commons (1151)
Pitt Public Health
Event
Fri 4/7/2017 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
GR icon Post-Graduation Experiences of Doctoral Alumni Working in Public Health Student Organization Panel Discussion
Post-Graduation Experiences of Doctoral Alumni Working in Public Health
Fri 4/7/2017 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Learn from some of our alums with doctoral degrees about working in public health - and finding their jobs in the first place. Plus Q and A! Hosted by the Doctoral Student Organization. 

Public Health Lecture Hall (A115)
Student Organization
Panel Discussion
Mon 4/10/2017 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
GR icon OjO Latino Photo Exhibition BCHS Panel Discussion
OjO Latino Photo Exhibition
Mon 4/10/2017 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM


Public Health Lecture Hall (A115)
BCHS
Panel Discussion
Thu 4/13/2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
GR icon Trevor Orchard: Cardiovascular Complications of Type 1 Diabetes: A 30-year Pittsburgh Perspective Epidemiology Seminar Series
Trevor Orchard: Cardiovascular Complications of Type 1 Diabetes: A 30-year Pittsburgh Perspective
Thu 4/13/2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Provost Beeson invites you to an Inaugural Lecture
"The Cardiovascular Complications of Type 1 Diabetes:  A 30 Year Pittsburgh Perspective"
Trevor J Orchard, MD, MBBCh, MMedSci, FAHA, FACE

Distinguished Professor, Department of Epidemiology
Pitt Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA

Public Health Auditorium (G023)
Epidemiology
Seminar Series
Thu 4/20/2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
GR icon Inaugural Sutton-Tyrrell Lecture: Susan Everson-Rose | Psychosocial Factors & Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Seminar Series
Inaugural Sutton-Tyrrell Lecture: Susan Everson-Rose | Psychosocial Factors & Cardiovascular Disease
Thu 4/20/2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Drawing on her experience in psychophysiology, behavioral medicine, and epidemiology, Dr. Susan Everson-Rose (EPI '93) will discuss the roles that psychological and social factors play in cardiovascular health and disease risk. Using a Social Determinants of Health framework, she will present key findings from the Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation, the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis, and other epidemiologic studies that inform our current understanding of psychosocial risk pathways to cardiovascular disease and lay the foundation for future work.

Public Health Auditorium (G023)
Epidemiology
Seminar Series
Fri 4/21/2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
GR icon Dean's Day Student Research Competition - Oral Presentations and Awards Ceremony Pitt Public Health Event
Dean's Day Student Research Competition - Oral Presentations and Awards Ceremony
Fri 4/21/2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Learn about student research as presenters compete for prizes and students complete peer evaluations for GR credit during multiple poster sessions over three days. 

Public Health Lecture Hall (A115)
Pitt Public Health
Event
Fri 4/28/2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
GR icon 14TH Annual C.C. Li Memorial Lecture : Sarah Tishkoff on "Evolution and Adaptation in Africa..." Human Genetics Lecture
14TH Annual C.C. Li Memorial Lecture : Sarah Tishkoff on "Evolution and Adaptation in Africa..."
Fri 4/28/2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Dr. Sarah A. Tishkoff, presents "Evolution and Adaptation in Africa: Implications for Health and Disease" for the 14th Annual C.C. Li Memorial Lecture.

Public Health Auditorium (G023)
Human Genetics
Lecture

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Two terms of the Dean's Public Health Grand Rounds are required for graduation for all students except joint degree, certificate-only, and non-degree students. 

Grand Rounds on CourseWeb

Enrolled students can find complete details about Pitt Public Health Grand Rounds events, including attendance records and more in CourseWeb. If you are unable to view the course PUBHLT 2022, please check your current course schedule to confirm that you have formally enrolled in the class. 

Questions?

Contact Robin Leaf, educational programs and practicum coordinator, or stop by the Office of Student Affairs and Education, A519 Crabtree Hall.

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