CAPH Epidemiology of Aging Journal Club
Note: The CAPH Epidemiology of Aging Journal Club will not be meeting during summer 2022. It will resume meeting in fall 2022. Please check back then for meeting dates and times.
Designed as practical professional skill development for Epidemiology of Aging trainees and students, the Center for Aging and Population Health (CAPH) Epidemiology of Aging Workshop Series alternates a seminar format with an article review/professional skills sessions on a biweekly basis. All interested in joining the discussions are welcome to attend.
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CVD Epidemiology Journal Club
The Cardiovascular Epidemiology (CVD) Journal Club is a forum for scientific interaction between the cardiovascular epidemiology trainees, collaborating faculty and other students with interest in cardiovascular epidemiology. The main focus is the presentation of research being conducted by the students of the cardiovascular epidemiology training program which may take the form of practice for the overview, comprehensive, or defense milestones, preparation for conference presentations, and informal works-in-progress (WIP) presentations. In addition, we will review published articles related to cardiovascular epidemiology and methodology.
Journal Club Coordinators
Brandon Herbert, firstname.lastname@example.org
Adrianna I. Acevedo-Fontanez, email@example.com
Diabetes Journal Club
Note: The Diabetes Journal Club will not be meeting during summer 2022. It will resume meeting in fall 2022. Please check back then for meeting dates and times.
The purpose of the Diabetes Research Journal Club is to discuss current literature in the area of Diabetes, bringing us all up to date with current issues in the field. Each member will be asked to pick a date to briefly (5 minutes) present an article from the journal of their choice, which will be followed by group discussion. However, everyone is invited to brief the group on articles they may have found of interest at every meeting. The journal club also provides an opportunity for students, post-docs, and faculty to discuss their own diabetes-related research in an informal setting.
For additional information on the Diabetes Journal Club, please contact the facilitator, Dr. Rachel Miller (MillerR@edc.pitt.edu).
eBRAIN Journal Clubs
epiBRAIN Journal Club
The Epidemiology of Brain Resilience in Aging (e-BRAIN) program and the Claude D. Pepper Center at the University of Pittsburgh sponsor the epiBRAIN Journal Club, a multidisciplinary journal club to explore the application of neuroimaging methods in the context of aging and population studies, with a specific focus on advances in MRI and their neuroanatomical correlates in the aging brain. The journal club draws on expertise in epidemiology, psychiatry, psychology, rehabilitation sciences, biomedical engineering, geriatric medicine, and neuroscience.
T32 PNA Meetings
The T32 Population Neuroscience of Alzheimer’s Disease and Age-related Dementia (PNA) Training Grant trains highly talented individuals to pursue successful independent research in the etiology of Alzheimer’s Disease and other age-related dementia (ADRD).
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