Directory Calendar News Careers Alumni Giving

Defenses

Upcoming Dissertation Defenses

Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Tianzhou Ma: Differential Expression and Feature Selection in the Analysis of Multiple Omics Studies Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Tianzhou Ma: Differential Expression and Feature Selection in the Analysis of Multiple Omics Studies
Fri 3/2/2018 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Public Health 7139, Simmons Seminar Room

Tianzhou "Charles" Ma of the Department of Biostatistics defends his dissertation on "Differential Expression and Feature Selection in the Analysis of Multiple Omics Studies". 

Fri 3/2/2018

Maximize Recent Master's Defenses

Minimize Recent Dissertation Defenses

Human Genetics Dissertation Defense
Stephen McCalley: Elucidating the Mitochondrial Architecture of Branched-Chain Amino Acid Human Genetics Dissertation Defense
Stephen McCalley: Elucidating the Mitochondrial Architecture of Branched-Chain Amino Acid
Fri 2/23/2018 10:30AM - 12:30PM
Public Health A521


BCHS Dissertation Defense
Contraceptive and Family Planning for Women with Mental Illness - Cara E. Nikolajski BCHS Dissertation Defense
Contraceptive and Family Planning for Women with Mental Illness - Cara E. Nikolajski
Mon 2/12/2018 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Public Health A638

Cara E. Nikolajski will defend her dissertation, "Contraceptive and Family Planning Experiences, Priorities, and Preferences of Women with Serious Mental Illness." 


Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Yongli Shuai: Multinomial Logistic Regression and Prediction Accuracy for Interval-Censored... Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Yongli Shuai: Multinomial Logistic Regression and Prediction Accuracy for Interval-Censored...
Fri 12/8/2017 11:30AM - 1:30PM
Public Health 7139, Simmons Seminar Room

Yongli Shuai of the Department of Biostatistics defends his dissertation on "Multinomial Logistic Regression and Prediction Accuracy for Interval-Censored Competing Risks Data".


IDM Dissertation Defense
Ben Policicchio - Dissertation Defense IDM Dissertation Defense
Ben Policicchio - Dissertation Defense
Thu 12/7/2017 11:00AM - 1:00PM
Public Health Lecture Hall (A115)

Ben's dissertation, Use of Integrase Inhibitor to Assess the Cytotoxic T Lymphocyte Response During Simian Immunodeficiency Virus Infection in Rhesus Macaques, hopes to aid in the hunt for an elusive vaccine and/or cure against HIV by showing CD8+ cells kill cells containing virus prior to integration.


Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Lauren Torso Orkis - The Epidemiology of Sporadic, Community-Acquired Legionnaires' Disease Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Lauren Torso Orkis - The Epidemiology of Sporadic, Community-Acquired Legionnaires' Disease
Wed 12/6/2017 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Public Health A521

Committee chair - Lee Harrison, MD

Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Song Zhang: Diagnostic Accuracy Analysis for Ordinal Competing Risks Outcomes Using ROC Surface Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Song Zhang: Diagnostic Accuracy Analysis for Ordinal Competing Risks Outcomes Using ROC Surface
Wed 12/6/2017 12:00PM - 2:00PM
Public Health 7139, Simmons Seminar Room

Song Zhang of the Department of Biostatistics defends her dissertation on "Diagnostic Accuracy Analysis for Ordinal Competing Risks Outcomes Using ROC Surface".


Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Hemant Mahajan - Association of Subclinical Atherosclerosis with Lipoprotein Particles, Alcohol... Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Hemant Mahajan - Association of Subclinical Atherosclerosis with Lipoprotein Particles, Alcohol...
Fri 12/1/2017 12:00PM - 2:00PM
Public Health A719

Association of Subclinical Atherosclerosis with Lipoprotein Particles, Alcohol Consumption, and Long-Chain N-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids Among Healthy Middle-Aged Men in an International Population-Based Study.

Committee chair - Akira Sekikawa, MD, PhD


Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Stephen Liu - Classifications, Re-visits, and Mortality for Opioid-Related Hospitalizations in PA... Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Stephen Liu - Classifications, Re-visits, and Mortality for Opioid-Related Hospitalizations in PA...
Tue 11/28/2017 11:00AM - 1:00PM
Public Health A312


Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Krissy Moehling - Associations of Frailty, Quality of Life Indicators, and Spirituality... Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Krissy Moehling - Associations of Frailty, Quality of Life Indicators, and Spirituality...
Tue 11/28/2017 10:00AM - 12:00PM


Associations of Frailty, Quality of Life Indicators, and Spirituality on Immune System Response to Influenza Vaccine in Adults 50 Years of Age and Older.

Committee chair - Marnie Bertolet, PhD

Location - University of Pittsburgh Department of Family Medicine, 4420 Bayard St., Suite 520, Pittsburgh, PA  15260


HPM Dissertation Defense
Carroline Lobo - Prescription Opioid Epidemic in Pennsylvania: Lessons from Medicare and Medicaid HPM Dissertation Defense
Carroline Lobo - Prescription Opioid Epidemic in Pennsylvania: Lessons from Medicare and Medicaid
Mon 11/27/2017 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Public Health A622


Human Genetics Dissertation Defense
Megan Breski: Engineering Lysine Demethylases to Orthogonally Probe Cellular Functions Human Genetics Dissertation Defense
Megan Breski: Engineering Lysine Demethylases to Orthogonally Probe Cellular Functions
Fri 11/17/2017 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Public Health 3140, Li Seminar Room


Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Nayana Nagaraj - Reproductive Health in Musculoskeletal Aging Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Nayana Nagaraj - Reproductive Health in Musculoskeletal Aging
Mon 11/13/2017 11:00AM - 1:00PM
Public Health A523

Committee chair - Jane Cauley

Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Tamala Gondwe - C Section Delivery in India: An Analysis of Maternal Factors and Infant Outcomes Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Tamala Gondwe - C Section Delivery in India: An Analysis of Maternal Factors and Infant Outcomes
Mon 10/30/2017 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Public Health A521

Committee chair -  Dr. Catherine L. Haggerty

Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Natalie Suder - Inflammation & Characteristics of Atherosclerotic Plaque Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Natalie Suder - Inflammation & Characteristics of Atherosclerotic Plaque
Thu 8/24/2017 12:00PM - 2:00PM


Emma Barinas-Mitchell (chair)

Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Zhaowen Sun: Power and Sample Size Determinations in Dynamic Risk Prediction Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Zhaowen Sun: Power and Sample Size Determinations in Dynamic Risk Prediction
Tue 8/8/2017 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Public Health 7139, Simmons Seminar Room

Zhaowen Sun of the Department of Biostatistics defends her dissertation on "Power and Sample Size Determinations in Dynamic Risk Prediction".


BCHS Dissertation Defense
Maria Catrina D. Jaime- "Exploratory Research on the Associations of Masculinity and Gender..." BCHS Dissertation Defense
Maria Catrina D. Jaime- "Exploratory Research on the Associations of Masculinity and Gender..."
Fri 8/4/2017 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)

Maria Catrina D. Jaime will be defending her dissertation, "Exploratory Research on the Associations of Masculinity and Gender Attitudes related to Sexual Risk Behaviors Among Young Men Involved in the Juvenile Justice System."

Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Yi Liu: Novel Test Procedures for Large-scale Bivariate Time-to-event Data on Single and... Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Yi Liu: Novel Test Procedures for Large-scale Bivariate Time-to-event Data on Single and...
Fri 7/28/2017 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Public Health 7139, Simmons Seminar Room

Yi Liu of the Department of Biostatistics defends her dissertation on "Novel Test Procedures for Large-scale Bivariate Time-to-event Data on Single and Gene-based Markers, with an Application to a Genetic Study of AMD Progression"


BCHS Dissertation Defense
Steven Meanley - "Experiences of Discrimination and Social Well-Being among Midlife and Older..." BCHS Dissertation Defense
Steven Meanley - "Experiences of Discrimination and Social Well-Being among Midlife and Older..."
Thu 7/20/2017 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Public Health A521

Steven Meanley will be defending his dissertation, “Experiences of Discrimination and Social Well-Being among Midlife and Older Adult Men Who Have Sex with Men from the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study.”

Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Yimeng Liu: Efficient Estimation of the Quantile Residual Lifetime Using Auxiliary Covariates Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Yimeng Liu: Efficient Estimation of the Quantile Residual Lifetime Using Auxiliary Covariates
Tue 7/18/2017 10:30AM - 1:00PM
Public Health A522

Alice Liu of the Department of Biostatistics defends her dissertation on "Efficient Estimation of the Quantile Residual Lifetime Using Auxiliary Covariates"

Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Judah Abberbock: Usage of Surrogate Endpoints in the Design and Analysis of Clinical Trials Biostatistics Dissertation Defense
Judah Abberbock: Usage of Surrogate Endpoints in the Design and Analysis of Clinical Trials
Mon 7/17/2017 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Public Health 7139, Simmons Seminar Room

Judah Abberbock of the Department of Biostatistics defends his dissertation on "Usage of Surrogate Endpoints in the Design and Analysis of Clinical Trials"

1 2 3 4
© 2018 by University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health

Login  |  Sitemap