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Opresko study finds direct evidence that oxidative stress damage shortens telomeres

"If we can understand what ca...
Opresko study finds direct evidence that oxidative stress damage shortens telomeres

"If we can understand what causes telomere shortening and how cells compensate for that," EOH's Patricia Opresko said, "then we'll be in a better position to design intervention strategies that protect telomeres in healthy cells and target telomeres in cancer cells."  (05/15/2019)

Beyond Clairton: Are we ready to really improve Pittsburgh's air? Wenzel comments.

NEXT PITTSBURGH - While U.S. ...
Beyond Clairton: Are we ready to really improve Pittsburgh's air? Wenzel comments.

NEXT PITTSBURGH - While U.S. Steel has recently completed repairs and pledged to spend $1 billion to upgrade facilities, public outrage over violations hasn't been quieted. "I think the economic factors have outweighed the health factors," says EOH's Sally Wenzel. "I think that has been an issue wi... (05/15/2019)

Cheyenne Annarumo awarded 2018-19 Bob Yee Scholarship

Cheyenne Annarumo (IDM '20) w...
Cheyenne Annarumo awarded 2018-19 Bob Yee Scholarship

Cheyenne Annarumo (IDM '20) was awarded a 2019 Bob Yee Public Health Scholarship. A native of Ellwood City, PA, Annarumo is pursuing an MPH with a concentration in infectious disease management, intervention, and community practice (MPH-MIC). She studied biology and was pre-med at Gannon University... (05/08/2019)

Kelsey Simon awarded 2018-19 Bob Yee Scholarship

Kelsey Simon (IDM '20) was aw...
Kelsey Simon awarded 2018-19 Bob Yee Scholarship

Kelsey Simon (IDM '20) was awarded a 2019 Bob Yee Public Health Scholarship in recognition of academic excellence. A native of Buffalo, NY, Simon is pursuing an MPH in infectious disease pathogenesis, eradication, and laboratory practice (MPH-PEL). She holds an undergraduate biology degree from the... (05/08/2019)

Subramanian Thothathri awarded 2018-19 Bob Yee Scholarship

Subramanian Thothathri (IDM '...
Subramanian Thothathri awarded 2018-19 Bob Yee Scholarship

Subramanian Thothathri (IDM '20) was awarded a 2019 Bob Yee Public Health Scholarship. A native of Chennai, India, Thothathri is pursuing an MS in infectious diseases and microbiology. He holds an undergraduate bioengineering degree from Sastra University.  (05/08/2019)

 

Mon
5/20
Center for Health Equity Workshop
Focused Writing Center for Health Equity Workshop
Focused Writing
Mon 5/20 9:00AM - 12:00PM
1154 Public Health, JHF Conference Room

Tue
5/21
Professional Development Event
Implicit Bias Series: Teaching and Learning DiscussionsImplicit Bias Series: Teaching and Learning Discussions Professional Development Event
Implicit Bias Series: Teaching and Learning Discussions
Tue 5/21 12:00PM - 2:00PM
David Lawrence Hall

Part of the Provost's Diversity Institute for Faculty Development 2019

Location: David Lawrence Hall, 211
Time: Noon – 2 p.m.

Register for Diversity Institute Sessions

Wed
5/22
Professional Development Event
Self-Care Series: Strategies to Overcome Compassion Fatigue in Teaching and LearningSelf-Care Series: Strategies to Overcome Compassion Fatigue in Teaching and Learning Professional Development Event
Self-Care Series: Strategies to Overcome Compassion Fatigue in Teaching and Learning
Wed 5/22 10:00AM - 12:00PM
William Pitt Union

Part of the Provost's Diversity Institute for Faculty Development 2019

Location: William Pitt Union, 548
Time: 10 a.m. – Noon

Register for Diversity Institute Sessions

Wed
5/22
Professional Development Workshop
Evidence-Based Teaching Practices Workshop: Applying Principles of Learning to Ourselves Professional Development Workshop
Evidence-Based Teaching Practices Workshop: Applying Principles of Learning to Ourselves
Wed 5/22 12:30PM - 1:30PM
A521 Public Health

Join in the last installment of this semester's Evidence-Based Teaching Practices Workshop for a session called Applying Principles of Learning to Ourselves.

Wed
5/22
Pitt Public Health Event
Recent Alumni MixerRecent Alumni Mixer Pitt Public Health Event
Recent Alumni Mixer
Wed 5/22 5:30PM - 7:30PM


Join alumni, faculty, and friends in welcoming the Class of 2019 to the extended alumni family! Bring your colleagues up to date on life after graduation, current research projects, and any summer vacation plans.