In journal clubs, students develop critical evaluation and discussion skills as they become familiar with public health and epidemiologic literature.
For a description as well as contact info on each journal club, please click on the “+” sign near each heading to expand the entry. Please contact the individuals indicated below for additional information on a specific journal club.
Specific meeting dates, time, and locations can be found on the calendar located on the right-hand side of this page.
The CVD Epidemiology journal club is a forum for scientific interaction between CVD Epidemiology training program students, collaborating faculty and other students with interest in CVD Epidemiology.
The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets bi-weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.
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.
Paper: Cole et al., (2012): Bayesian Posterior Distributions Without Markov Chains
Contact: Dr. Ashley Naimi, Facilitator
Contact: Ya-Hui Yu, Journal Club Coordinator
This journal club covers a range of methodological topics relevant for practicing epidemiologists and applied biostatisticians. Topics covered include (but are not limited to) machine learning, causal inference, Bayes analyses, robust analysis, as well as basic inferential statistics.
Last Updated On Monday, March 12, 2018 by Weller, Alison N
Created On Thursday, March 8, 2018