Alumni

Public Health Graduates, Be Part of Something Big

Graduate celebrating at convocation

Graduates of Pitt Public Health are more than 6,600 strong and are working in the field of public health all over the world. Currently more than 5,000 alumni are active within the United States, and more than 250 are making contributions internationally. Nearly half of active Pitt Public Health graduates work in Pennsylvania, with more than a third concentrated in the Pittsburgh region.

Our alumni are critically important to the continued excellence and growth of our programs and research centers. They are living proof of the quality of our ability to provide a solid education and serve as a measure of our success as educators and researchers. They also serve each other as resources for networking and as a pipeline to job openings in the field.

Stay Active

As a Pitt Public Health alum, you will have many opportunities to stay connected with the school and with other alumni. You can participate in...
  • Local events on campus, around the country, and throughout the world (not only Pitt Public Health events, but initiatives from other health science schools and the University)
  • The annual Pitt Public Health Distinquished Alumni Awards celebration
  • “Give back” opportunities, such as serving as an alumni lecturer, giving a career talk, or participating in our alumni-student mentoring program
  • Our job search resources and social media, which are available to you at any stage of your career

Our Graduates’ Impact Around the World

World map of alumni locations

Volunteer Opportunities

Serve as an alumni lecturer, give a career talk, help at a recruiting event, or participate in our new alumni-student mentoring program. Contact Jennifer Sciullo, director of alumni relations for the schools of the health sciences.

Career Services Team

Joan Anson, director
412-624-3806
G009 Public Health
130 DeSoto Street
Pittsburgh PA 15261

Support Day of Giving

Pitt Day of Giving

Join students, faculty, staff and alumni representing the entire Pitt Public Health community in focusing on increasing scholarships
Support the fourth annual Pitt Day of Giving on Tuesday, February 25, 2020.

Participation is our primary goal, so every gift counts!

Support today

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Alumni News

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Alumna profile: Diane Peterson  

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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Hernandez explains why some Americans are forced into bankruptcy to pay for prescriptions 

Hernandez explains why some Americans are forced into bankruptcy to pay for prescriptions

THE GUARDIAN – A 2019 report published in the journal Health Affairs found drug costs are driven largely by pharmaceutical manufacturers’ year-on-year price hikes on drugs already on the market rather than by innovation, as often claimed by the industry. Inmaculada Hernandez (HPM ’16), lead author ... (02/14/2020)
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Meet HPM alum Mina Kabiri 

Meet HPM alum Mina Kabiri

Mina Kabiri (HPM '17) is the associate director of global health economics and value demonstration at the Health Economics and Market Access division of Johnson and Johnson Medical Devices Companies. In her role, she leads the global efforst of developing health economic modeling tools for orthoped... (02/12/2020)


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