Access Between Parran and Crabtree - Changing to Seventh Floor on July 24
Access between Parran and Crabtree will be available on the seventh floor starting July 24 and lasting for two weeks. Access will then resume via the sixth floor.
Server Maintenance on Website
The Pitt Public Health website will be down on Wednesday, July 19, 6-7:30 a.m. for server maintenance.
Call for Submissions - The Heinz Journal
September 1 deadline
Submit to Carnegie Mellon's student-run public policy journal, showcasing original research from graduate students, faculty, and policy professionals across disciplines. The Heinz Journal is dedicated to publishing relevant, high-quality research that offers insight into a current political issue and advances the policy debate. ►Read more
Global Health Communications Internship
July 21 deadline
A position with the Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development, Washington D.C. Part of the Global Health Fellows Program. ►Read more
Postdoc to Postdoc: A Mixed Methods Study of Socioeconomic Standing, Masculinity, and Concurrent Sexual Partnerships among Black Men
Wednesday, July 19, noon-1 p.m., Starzl Biomedical Science Tower
Postdoc to Postdoc is a monthly forum for postdocs to practice their scientific presentation skills to an audience of fellow postdocs. This month's presentation is by Andre L. Brown, PhD, MPH. Complimentary lunch for those that register in advance!
Human Library Launch
Monday, July 31, 6-7:30 p.m., Carnegie Library - East Liberty
An initiative for social change growing from the power of a person's story. Community members who have lived with and been affected by behavioral health will share their stories. Come listen and deepen your understanding of the breadth of mental and behavioral health. Engage in honest dialogue to move past silence and toward connection. Organized by the Consumer Health Coalition, including alumnus Kali Stull. ►Read more
Mark Your Calendar
Important Academic Calendar Updates
The University has made the following changes to the official academic calendar:
- Spring Term 2018 starts Monday, January 8, 2018
- University of Pittsburgh Commencement for Graduate Students will be held on Thursday, April 26. Further details TBD.
Graduation Events for 2017-18 Pitt Public Health graduates
University Academic Calendar
Phipps Conservatory Science Communication Workshop
Saturday, August 26, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Phipps
Broaden your impact by bringing science to the public. As part of a dedicated effort to break down barriers between the scientific community and the public, this workshop is open to graduate students and other STEM professionals and includes the opportunity to return to Phipps to share your work with their guests. ►Read more