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What’s the only U.S. city on National Geographic Traveller’s global Cool List for 2019? Yup. Pittsburgh.

NEXT PITTSBURGH - When they s...
What’s the only U.S. city on National Geographic Traveller’s global Cool List for 2019? Yup. Pittsburgh.

NEXT PITTSBURGH - When they scoured the globe in search of “the 19 destinations set to hit the headlines in 2019,” the reporters at National Geographic Traveller magazine chose only one location in all of America. Pittsburgh. “While Pittsburgh is a blue-collar town at heart,” the magazine writes, “... (12/06/2018)

Hartman and team study tropical mosquito-borne virus linked to miscarriage, stillbirth in animals

WESA-FM - Research suggests t...
Hartman and team study tropical mosquito-borne virus linked to miscarriage, stillbirth in animals

WESA-FM - Research suggests the Rift Valley Fever can affect developing human fetuses. IDM's Amy Hartman, along with first author Cynthia McMillen who is an IDM postdoc, chose to study Rift Valley’s effects on pregnant rats, since humans and rats have similar placental structures. They found that 6... (12/06/2018)

Braund on why Allegheny County physicians need to embrace harm reduction

ALLEGHENY COUNTY MEDICAL SOCI...
Braund on why Allegheny County physicians need to embrace harm reduction

ALLEGHENY COUNTY MEDICAL SOCIETY BULLETIN - In a perspective piece, HPM's Wendy Braund writes "Something has to change, because what we’re currently doing to stop the opioid epidemic clearly isn’t enough. It’s time for physicians in Allegheny County to embrace harm reduction." She mentions Naloxone... (12/05/2018)

D'Annibale receives travel award from the Society for Inherited Metabolic Disorders

The SIMD Travel Award is give...
D'Annibale receives travel award from the Society for Inherited Metabolic Disorders

The SIMD Travel Award is given to trainees and graduate students in the field of metabolic disorders based on submitted abstracts.  HUGEN's Olivia D'Annibale is a recent recipient of the award. Her research shows an increase in protein and enzyme activity of isovaleryl-CoA dehydrogenase (IVD) which... (12/04/2018)

Aging in Brazil

THE GERONTOLOGIST - Tramujas ...
Aging in Brazil

THE GERONTOLOGIST - Tramujas Vasconcellos Neumann and Albert give a brief overview of aging in Brazil by presenting some of the demographics and characteristics of the older adult population, the principles and innovative processes used in developing the main legislation for the rights of older peo... (12/04/2018)

 

Sun
12/16
Academic Calendar Notice
Winter Break Academic Calendar Notice
Winter Break
Sun 12/16 7:00AM to Sun 1/6 11:55PM



Mon
12/17
Epidemiology epiBRAIN Journal Club
epiBRAIN Journal Club Epidemiology epiBRAIN Journal Club
epiBRAIN Journal Club
Mon 12/17 12:00PM - 1:00PM
A216 Public Health

Tue
12/18
Pitt Public Health Event
Schoolwide Holiday Party Pitt Public Health Event
Schoolwide Holiday Party
Tue 12/18
Public Health Commons (1st floor)

Mark your calendar. Details TBD. 

Wed
12/19
Public Health Graduate Council Meeting
Council MeetingCouncil Meeting Public Health Graduate Council Meeting
Council Meeting
Wed 12/19 3:00PM - 5:00PM
1149 Public Health, 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 at 3 PM in the Foster Conference Room (1149 Public Health).  Attendance at  is open to all.

Fri
1/4
Pitt Public Health Event
New Student Orientation for Spring 2019 Pitt Public Health Event
New Student Orientation for Spring 2019
Fri 1/4
1149 Public Health, Foster Conference Room

New students starting spring term are invited to get an important overview of Pitt Public Health. Meet department faculty, new, and continuing students and learn about the academic requirements and opportunities that await you during your Pitt Public Health education. Additional information will be sent to all incoming students by admissions staff.

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