Epidemiology Journal Clubs

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.

Upcoming EPI Journal Club Meetings

Event
Fri 11/22/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club
Fri 11/22/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room

The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.


5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room
Mon 12/2/2019 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Diabetes Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Diabetes Journal Club
Mon 12/2/2019 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Outside Conference and Meeting Spaces

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 he/she may have found of interest at every meeting. 


Outside Conference and Meeting Spaces
Mon 12/2/2019 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club
Mon 12/2/2019 3:00PM - 4:30PM
A521 Public Health

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.


A521 Public Health
Fri 12/6/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club
Fri 12/6/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room

The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.


5140 Public Health, Burke Seminar Room
Mon 12/9/2019 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club Epidemiology Subclinical CVD Journal Club
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club
Mon 12/9/2019 3:00PM - 4:30PM
A521 Public Health

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.


A521 Public Health

Maximize CAPH Epidemiology of Aging Workshop Series

Maximize Diabetes Journal Club

Maximize EpiBrain: Brain Imaging in Epidemiological Studies of Older Adults

Maximize Epidemiological Methods Journal Club

Maximize Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology Journal Club

Recent EPI Journal Club Meetings

Epidemiology Journal Club

Epidemiological Methods Journal Club

Friday 4/20 2:00PM - 4:00PM
1154 Public Health, JHF Conference Room

Paper: Naimi et al., (2018): MCMC

Contact: Dr. Ashley Naimi, Facilitator
Email: ashley.naimi@pitt.edu

Contact: Ya-Hui Yu, Journal Club Coordinator
Email: yay55@pitt.edu

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 08, 2018

OctNovember 2019Dec
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
272829303112
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
1234567