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Tseng receives Provost's Award for Excellence in Mentoring

Congratulations to BIOST's Ge...
Tseng receives Provost's Award for Excellence in Mentoring

Congratulations to BIOST's George Tseng on receiving the 2019 Provost’s Award for Excellence in Mentoring which annually recognizes up to four faculty members for outstanding mentoring of graduate students seeking a research doctorate degree. Vital to the University's academic mission, training the... (04/15/2019)

Analysis by King identifies patients most at risk for weight regain after bariatric surgery

ASPPH FRIDAY LETTER - In the ...
Analysis by King identifies patients most at risk for weight regain after bariatric surgery

ASPPH FRIDAY LETTER - In the years following bariatric surgery, a person's overall eating behaviors and the amount of time spent watching television, playing video games, and using a computer for recreation are a better indication of long-term weight loss success than specific weight control practi... (04/15/2019)

Mailliard develops 'Swiss Army Knife' immunotherapy that kicks and kills HIV by exploiting a common virus

ASPPH FRIDAY LETTER - In a fi...
Mailliard develops 'Swiss Army Knife' immunotherapy that kicks and kills HIV by exploiting a common virus

ASPPH FRIDAY LETTER - In a first on the quest to cure human immunodeficiency virus, IDM's Robbie Mailliard and colleagues developed an all-in-one immunotherapy approach that not only kicks HIV out of hiding in the immune system, but also kills it. The key lies in immune cells designed to recognize ... (04/15/2019)

Ganguli wins AAGP Distinguished Scientist Award

Mary Ganguli (EPI '81) was ho...
Ganguli wins AAGP Distinguished Scientist Award

Mary Ganguli (EPI '81) was honored by the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry in recognition of her many years of significant contributions to the field and her mentorship of successful junior researchers in the field of geriatric psychiatry. Ganguli is professor of psychiatry, epidemiolo... (04/15/2019)

OjO Latino: A Photovoice Project in Recognition of the Latino Presence in Pittsburgh, PA

CONTEMPORANEITY - Pitt studen...
OjO Latino: A Photovoice Project in Recognition of the Latino Presence in Pittsburgh, PA

CONTEMPORANEITY - Pitt students Héctor Camilo Ruiz Sánchez (BCHS/Anthropology '20), Paulina Pardo Gaviria (history of art & architecture) Rosa De Ferrari (BCHS/GSPIA '18), and faculty advisors Kirk Savage & Patricia Documet (BCHS) published on their recent Photovoice work connecting Latinos from ... (04/12/2019)

 

Thu
4/18
Epidemiology Seminar Series
Grand Rounds Sutton-Tyrrell Lecture: Prevention of Vascular Disease in Alzheimer's and Dementia, Carol Derby Grand Rounds Sutton-Tyrrell Lecture: Prevention of Vascular Disease in Alzheimer's and Dementia, Carol Derby Epidemiology Seminar Series
Sutton-Tyrrell Lecture: Prevention of Vascular Disease in Alzheimer's and Dementia, Carol Derby
Thu 4/18 11:30AM - 12:30PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)

Carol A. Derby, research professor, Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology and Department of Epidemiology & Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, will present: Vascular Disease in Alzheimer’s and Dementia: Opportunities for Prevention.  

Thu
4/18
IDM Master's Defense
Lindsay Summers MPH Essay Presentation IDM Master's Defense
Lindsay Summers MPH Essay Presentation
Thu 4/18 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Pitt Public Health

Thu
4/18
IDM Master's Defense
Ashlyn Lancaster MPH Essay Presentation IDM Master's Defense
Ashlyn Lancaster MPH Essay Presentation
Thu 4/18 2:00PM - 3:50PM
2121C Public Health

Thu
4/18
Biostatistics Event
Biostatistics Student Awards Ceremony Biostatistics Event
Biostatistics Student Awards Ceremony
Thu 4/18 3:00PM - 3:30PM
Public Health Lecture Hall (A115)

Biostatistics students will be recognized for various achievements and awards during the annual Biostatistics Student Awards ceremony.

Thu
4/18
Biostatistics Seminar Series
A general Classification framework to estimate the optimal DTR - Min Zhang, University of Michigan Biostatistics Seminar Series
A general Classification framework to estimate the optimal DTR - Min Zhang, University of Michigan
Thu 4/18 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Public Health Lecture Hall (A115)

Min Zhang, Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan, will present "A general Classification framework to estimate the optimal dynamic treatment regime".