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Multistate investigation of Juul could mean a settlement sooner than later, experts say

PGH POST-GAZETTE - An invest...
Multistate investigation of Juul could mean a settlement sooner than later, experts say

PGH POST-GAZETTE - An investigation agreement by 39 states into Juul, the company blamed for the teenage vaping epidemic, has ramped up pressure to reach a global settlement. “I think at this point we’re at that stage in this process that there is enough feeling that this goes across party lines ... (02/27/2020)

Roberts and Hoffman featured in Hulu documentary on anti-vaccine movement

HULU - Available now on the s...
Roberts and Hoffman featured in Hulu documentary on anti-vaccine movement

HULU - Available now on the streaming service, Vice Investigates “Anti-Vaxx Fever” explores the growing anti-vaccine movement. The documentary features in-depth looks at the varied work of professor Mark Roberts and of student Beth Hoffman (BCHS ’19 ’23). Each uses system science methods to investi... (02/26/2020)

O'Neal Summons Satan for Starring Role

PITTWIRE - Pitt Public Health...
O'Neal Summons Satan for Starring Role

PITTWIRE - Pitt Public Health staff member Scott O'Neal recently took center stage to sing the title role in the world premiere of "Satan's Fall," composed by Steward Copeland, founder of the iconic New Wave band The Police. The metal opera, based on "Paradise Lost", was co-commissioned by the Mend... (02/24/2020)

King confirms relapse is common for bariatric surgery patients who quit smoking

NEWS-MEDICAL – “Smoking cessa...
King confirms relapse is common for bariatric surgery patients who quit smoking

NEWS-MEDICAL – “Smoking cessation prior to surgery is strongly recommended to reduce surgical complications. But there isn't the same emphasis on maintaining cessation after surgery. Our findings show that there is a need for ongoing support in order to reduce and quickly respond to relapses," says... (02/23/2020)

Alumna profile: Diane Peterson

PITT PUBLIC HEALTH MAGAZINE —...
Alumna profile: Diane Peterson

PITT PUBLIC HEALTH MAGAZINE — Looking back, Diane Peterson (HPM ’75) says her unconventional academic journey ended up being the perfect foundation for a career that has taken her all over the world and to the height of her profession. “I’m very proud to be a Pitt grad,” she says. “Even with the ci... (02/20/2020)

 

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PULSE, Pittsburgh Urban Leadership Service Experience, cultivates a community of young servant leaders to transform Pittsburgh. Talented university graduates are invited to partner with Pittsburgh nonprofits for a year of service and leadership. PULSE achieves this purpose through nonprofit partnerships, community living, and ongoing training and development.

Sun
3/1
Pitt Public Health Info Session
4th Annual Pitt Pre-Health Summit: Networking Fair4th Annual Pitt Pre-Health Summit: Networking Fair Pitt Public Health Info Session
4th Annual Pitt Pre-Health Summit: Networking Fair
Sun 3/1 12:00PM - 3:00PM
William Pitt Union

Are you or someone you know interested in a career in public health? Join us at William Pitt Union to learn about our programs and explore your options with Pitt Public Health! If you have any questions, please contact Renee Hill, rthill@pitt.edu.

Mon
3/2
Professional Development Event
Effective Faculty Performance Reviews Professional Development Event
Effective Faculty Performance Reviews
Mon 3/2 1:00PM - 2:30PM
David Lawrence Hall

Presented by Tara Harper O'Connor, associate legal counsel, and David Lebel, assistant professor of organizations and entrepreneurship. Part of the Faculty Development Workshop Series | Academics as Leaders. 

Tue
3/3
Career Services Workshop
Interviewing Essentials Interviewing Essentials Career Services Workshop
Interviewing Essentials
Tue 3/3 10:00AM - 11:00AM
A521 Public Health

This workshop will cover all phases of the interview process: before, during, and after. RSVP on Pitt Bridges (pittbridges.pitt.edu)

Tue
3/3
HPM Seminar Series
HPM Seminar Series HPM Seminar Series
HPM Seminar Series
Tue 3/3 12:00PM - 1:00PM
A622 Public Health

HPM Seminar Series

 Speaker: Kirsten Eom, HPM PhD Candidate

 Topic:  “Reducing disparities in colorectal cancer screening among low-income non-elderly adults.”