Center for Health Equity Events & Journal Club

Event Category
Wed 4/20 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Take a Health Professional to the People Day (TADay) Center for Health Equity Event
Take a Health Professional to the People Day (TADay)
Wed 4/20 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Pittsburgh, PA

Take a Health Professional to the People Day (TADay) is the University of Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity's health promotion and disease prevention initiative in partnership with African American-owned and -operated barbershops in several Pittsburgh communities. Health professionals (including doctors, nurses, pharmacists, dentists, nutritionists, health science students), public health educators, and health organizations volunteer their time to provide screening services and health education in the barbershops.TADay takes place in April in recognition of National Minority Health Month.

Pittsburgh, PA
Center for Health Equity

About the CHE Journal Club

CHE Journal Club word cloud 2014

The Center for Health Equity hosts a monthly journal club meeting to facilitate dialogue about health equity among faculty, students, staff, and community members. We hope to spark an intellectually, enriching discussion regarding ways to research a problem or intervene to contribute to the solution.

While housed in BCHS, the journal club is open to faculty, students, staff, and community members who are interested in health equity from Pitt Public Health and beyond. Journal club members will take turns in choosing a journal article they find particularly interesting and that can stimulate discussion. Manuscripts are also discussed and feedback is provided to the authors. Faculty-student, staff-student, faculty-staff, community-faculty, and community-staff facilitator teams are encouraged. If you have questions or want to volunteer to facilitate a meeting of the CHE Journal Club, contact Patricia Documét.

Previous CHE Events

Center for Health Equity Panel Discussion

Grand Rounds Health Equity Through Action on the Social Determinants of Health

Friday 3/17 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)
Come join us for a panel of presenters from various academic and activist backgrounds, who will discuss the social determinants of health and health equity including ways in which action has been taken to invoke change. Our panelists are:

Saleem Ghubril
Executive Director
The Pittsburgh Promise

Molly Nichols,
Director of Pittsburghers for Public Transit

Carl Redwood, Jr.
Chairperson of the Hill District Consensus Group of the One Hill Community Benefits Agreement Coalition

Thuy Bui
Faculty Clinical-educator at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

A reception will follow with light refreshments.

Last Updated On Tuesday, February 07, 2017 by Durrant, Chantel Jennet
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Chantel Durrant
Administrative coordinator for the Center for Health Equity


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Photos from a recent CHE Journal Club Spring Symposium | A symposium, panel discussion, and Q&A on the topic of Community Development and Inclusion to Address Health