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Meet Ashika Mani, accelerated MS student

Ashika Mani (BIOST MS '21) jo...
Meet Ashika Mani, accelerated MS student

Ashika Mani (BIOST MS '21) joined Pitt Public Health this year via our Accelerated Program. “It was a pretty natural choice as I was looking to jumpstart my graduate studies early,” she said. “I was almost done with my undergraduate requirements.” She felt like she had so much more to learn beyond ... (12/11/2019)

Meet Arvon Clemons, MS student in statistical and computational genomics

Part of what led Arvon Clemon...
Meet Arvon Clemons, MS student in statistical and computational genomics

Part of what led Arvon Clemons to Pitt Public Health was the city of Pittsburgh. He felt a connection to a city that was similar to his hometown of St. Louis. His academic background doesn’t feel as congruous with his current study. But ultimately, both the city and the program are turning out to b... (12/09/2019)

Meet Lingyun Lyu, MS grad, PhD candidate

Lingyun Lyu (BIOST PhD '22) i...
Meet Lingyun Lyu, MS grad, PhD candidate

Lingyun Lyu (BIOST PhD '22) is a second-year Ph.D. student in Biostatistics at Pitt Public Health. She came to Pitt in 2016 and earned her M.S. in Biostatistics in 2018. She loved the master’s program and thinks that it’s really well-designed. In addition to many essential statistical theory and ap... (12/09/2019)

Meet Kayleigh Adamson, MS student

Kayleigh Adamson (BIOST MS '2...
Meet Kayleigh Adamson, MS student

Kayleigh Adamson (BIOST MS '20) is from Crawford County in Northwestern Pennsylvania. With about 60 people in her graduating class, she grew up a self-described rural country girl. She started college at Penn State Behrend in Erie, PA, transferring to main campus for her junior and senior years. At... (12/09/2019)

Pitt honored in Healthiest Employers of Pittsburgh Awards

@PITT - Employers are assesse...
Pitt honored in Healthiest Employers of Pittsburgh Awards

@PITT - Employers are assessed on their health and wellness programs using six fundamental areas of health programming: culture and leadership commitment, foundational components, strategic planning, communication and marketing, programming and interventions, reporting and analytics. "This honor he... (12/09/2019)

 

Wed
12/11
Pitt Public Health Meeting
Student loan repayment information session Pitt Public Health Meeting
Student loan repayment information session
Wed 12/11 3:30PM - 4:30PM


Questions regarding student loan repayment? Come to the upcoming information session at the Financial Aid Wellness Center (Thackery Hall, Room 106).

Wed
12/11
Pitt Public Health Meeting
Pitt Toastmasters ClubPitt Toastmasters Club Pitt Public Health Meeting
Pitt Toastmasters Club
Wed 12/11 5:30PM - 7:00PM
1154 Public Health, JHF Conference Room

Become the speaker and leader you want to be. Practice public speaking, network with local professionals, and improve your leadership skills with Pitt Toastmasters every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month at 5:30pm.

Thu
12/12
Professional Development Workshop
Introduction to TableauIntroduction to Tableau Professional Development Workshop
Introduction to Tableau
Thu 12/12 1:00PM - 3:00PM
1155 Public Health, Foster Conf. Rm.(former 1149)

Presenter: Rose Turner, Coordinator, Health Sciences Library System

Fri
12/13
Center for Health Equity Meeting
Emerging Latinx Communities Reading and Publishing Group Center for Health Equity Meeting
Emerging Latinx Communities Reading and Publishing Group
Fri 12/13 10:30AM - 11:30AM
1154 Public Health, JHF Conference Room

Mon
12/16
Professional Development Event
Introduction to Canvas (Teaching Center)Introduction to Canvas (Teaching Center) Professional Development Event
Introduction to Canvas (Teaching Center)
Mon 12/16 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Alumni Hall

Welcome to Canvas, Pitt's new learning management system! This three-hour long training will get you up and running in Canvas in a single session. We will cover major Canvas tools and functions such as the Calendar and Inbox, Pages and Modules, and Assignments and Quizzes. Participants are encouraged to bring a laptop as the trainer demonstrates each feature.

Training in Alumni Hall, Room 532