Directory Calendar News Careers Alumni Giving

Events Calendar

UPCOMING EVENTS AT PITT PUBLIC HEALTH

University of Pittsburgh Lecture

Hope, Unrealistic Optimism, and Denial - Jennifer S. Blumenthal-Barby, PhD

Tuesday 3/28 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Barco Law Building – Alcoa Room – Second Floor

Colloquium | Lunch will be provided |RSVP to pischke@pitt.edu

 

Abstract: Dr.Blumenthal-Barby will examine the differences between hope and unrealistic optimism, denial, and self-deception. She will then discuss clinical cases to further elucidate these subjectively experienced feelings,before evaluating arguments in favor of and against encouraging (or allowing) hope, unrealistic optimism, and denial.

Last Updated On Wednesday, March 15, 2017 by Hill, Renee Turner
Created On Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Recent Events

Get a look at recent events at Pitt Public Health.

Submit events and news

Enter upcoming calendar events or share your school news and announcements at www.publichealth.pitt.edu/submit.

Find events by department

Use the "Find Event" search field above to filter this list of  all Pitt Public Health events, or follow the links below to view by department:
© 2017 by University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health

Login  |  Sitemap