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Summer reads from The Nation's Health

THE NATION'S HEALTH - With su...
Summer reads from The Nation's Health

THE NATION'S HEALTH - With summer’s arrival, it’s time to find a quiet beach, a shady grove, a comfortable corner on an inviting porch and relax with a good book. But which one? That’s where we can help.  The Nation’s Health  editors have searched online and brick-and-mortar book sellers to come up... (08/19/2019)

Burke among Women of Impact selected for Your Indelible Mark training

BCHS's Jessie Burke was among...
Burke among Women of Impact selected for Your Indelible Mark training

BCHS's Jessie Burke was among 25 exceptional women leaders in health who met in Pittsburgh this month to explore their career and life goals and learn to address organizational and cultural barriers and meet life-stage challenges. The training was sponsored by Women of Impact, a group of women repr... (08/15/2019)

Burke and O'Malley help National Domestic Violence Hotline

Professor Jessica Burke and s...
Burke and O'Malley help National Domestic Violence Hotline

Professor Jessica Burke and student Teagan O'Malley (BCHS '12 '19) developed a framework for evaluating and improving the effectiveness of the National Domestic Violence Hotline, which responds to over 1000 calls for help each day. Burke and O'Malley engaged multiple stakeholders including service ... (08/13/2019)

Caroline Hamilton, Workforce Development Intern at Allegheny County Health Department

"I am extremely grateful for ...
Caroline Hamilton, Workforce Development Intern at Allegheny County Health Department

"I am extremely grateful for my MPH Practicum experience and the relationships that I built during those months! The opportunity to work with programs across the entire health department...allowed me to gain insight and understanding into the process of public health program planning, implementatio... (08/13/2019)

Mohammed Bu Saad, Early Head Start Intern

"Working as an intern gave me...
Mohammed Bu Saad, Early Head Start Intern

"Working as an intern gave me an opportunity to meet different groups of people, and it made me realize that the knowledge that we get in classes can be enhanced and polished by having a field experience in relevant areas. Also, the results that we got from our projects, Parental Needs Assessment, ... (08/12/2019)

 

Wed
8/21
Career Services Event
CIRTL: Preparing Future Faculty for Teaching, Research Mentoring, and Career ExplorationCIRTL: Preparing Future Faculty for Teaching, Research Mentoring, and Career Exploration Career Services Event
CIRTL: Preparing Future Faculty for Teaching, Research Mentoring, and Career Exploration
Wed 8/21 1:30PM - 2:30PM
Benedum Hall

Join Pitt-CIRTL to discover how CIRTL can enrich your professional development in preparation for a faculty career.

Wed
8/21
Pitt Public Health Event
New Student Orientation KickoffNew Student Orientation Kickoff Pitt Public Health Event
New Student Orientation Kickoff
Wed 8/21 3:30PM - 6:00PM
Public Health Fifth Avenue Lobby (Ground Floor)

Kickoff the academic year at Pitt Public Health by touring the building and/or campus; learning about local volunteer opportunities and resources; investigating recent student practicum projects; finish the night off with a Taste of Pittsburgh social. 

Thu
8/22
Pitt Public Health Event
New Student Orientation New Student Orientation Pitt Public Health Event
New Student Orientation
Thu 8/22 8:00AM - 1:15PM
University Club

New student orientation begins at the University Club and will continue at Pitt Public Health.

Thu
8/22
Pitt Public Health Event
New Student Plunge into Public HealthNew Student Plunge into Public Health Pitt Public Health Event
New Student Plunge into Public Health
Thu 8/22 1:30PM - 4:00PM
Pittsburgh, PA

Through Plunge activities new students learn about the community, meet and network with classmates, and gain invaluable insight into the different disciplines of the dynamic field of public health, before diving into their academic programs.

Thu
8/22
Pitt Public Health Event
School-wide Italian Ice Social School-wide Italian Ice Social Pitt Public Health Event
School-wide Italian Ice Social
Thu 8/22 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Public Health Commons (1st floor)

All faculty, staff, and students are invited to enjoy Italian ice, while taking some time to welcome our new students.