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Public Health Graduates, Be Part of Something Big

Graduate celebrating at convocation

Graduates of Pitt Public Health are more than 6,600 strong and are working in the field of public health all over the world. Currently more than 5,000 alumni are active within the United States, and more than 250 are making contributions internationally. Nearly half of active Pitt Public Health graduates work in Pennsylvania, with more than a third concentrated in the Pittsburgh region.

Our alumni are critically important to the continued excellence and growth of our programs and research centers. They are living proof of the quality of our ability to provide a solid education and serve as a measure of our success as educators and researchers. They also serve each other as resources for networking and as a pipeline to job openings in the field.

Stay Active

As a Pitt Public Health alum, you will have many opportunities to stay connected with the school and with other alumni. You can participate in...
  • Local events on campus, around the country, and throughout the world (not only Pitt Public Health events, but initiatives from other health science schools and the University)
  • The annual Pitt Public Health Distinquished Alumni Awards celebration
  • “Give back” opportunities, such as serving as an alumni lecturer, giving a career talk, or participating in our alumni-student mentoring program
  • Our job search resources and social media, which are available to you at any stage of your career

Our Graduates' Impact Around the World

World map of alumni locations

Volunteer Opportunities

Serve as an alumni lecturer, give a career talk, help at a recruiting event, or participate in our new alumni-student mentoring program. Contact Sarah McMullen, director of alumni relations for the schools of the health sciences.

Alumni Read-Along Program

Alumni, families, and friends are invited to sign up below and read along with the school’s students and faculty by participating in the second read-along program. Read The Emperor of All Maladies and participate in live and virtual events and discussions. Read more...

Career Services Team

Joan Anson, director
A519 Crabtree Hall
130 DeSoto Street
Pittsburgh PA 15261

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Alumni News


Progovac published in Health Affairs  

Progovac published in Health Affairs

HEALTH AFFAIRS - "Identifying Gender Minority Patients' Health and Health Care Needs in Administrative Claims Data" is the title of a recent article by ANA PROGOVAC (HPM '15) appearing in the top-tier health policy journal. Progovac was also invited to speak on her work as part of a press briefing ... (03/20/2018)

Melody receives postdoctoral fellowship 

Melody receives postdoctoral fellowship

University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston has offered KEVIN MELODY (IDM '17) a postdoctoral fellowship in a BSL-4 research group headed by Thomas Geisbert. Due to the security and proficiency needed to perform the work, Kevin will undergo extensive training before beginning high-containment path... (03/14/2018)

Swan joins Cato Research 

Swan joins Cato Research

"A great company in a great industry," says ZACHARY SWAN (IDM '16) who has recently secured a position as a Regulatory Affairs, Clinical Strategy Scientist at a CRO in the Research Triangle Park named Cato Research. (03/14/2018)

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