Alumni

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 Pitt Public Health Communications.

Career Services Team

Mike Dolinger
Director of Student Services 412-624-3004
1100 Public Health 130 DeSoto Street Pittsburgh PA 15261

Update your address
and Keep in Touch

Update your contact information to ensure that you receive invitations, e-newsletters, and the Pitt Public Health alumni magazine.

Alumni News

image

Allegheny County Health Department prizes alliance with Pitt Public Health alumni 

Allegheny County Health Department prizes alliance with Pitt Public Health alumni

You don’t have to look far to find a School of Public Health (SPH) graduate among the people working within the Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) to ensure the well-being of western Pennsylvanians. "The school really is a feeder institution," says LuAnn Brink (EPI '99), PhD, a 12-year ... (06/15/2022)
image

New tools to support new moms: an interview with Jennifer Barkin 

New tools to support new moms: an interview with Jennifer Barkin

MAD IN AMERICA - Jennifer Barkin (EPI '09, BIOST '02), a biostatistician and psychiatric epidemiologist, discusses the development of the Barkin Index of Maternal Functioning, the first patient-centered wellness-assessment tool focusing on mothers’ daily lives during the first year after giving bir... (06/15/2022)
image

Alumni Update: Before Walking Down the Aisle, Marching with Many Puppets 

Alumni Update: Before Walking Down the Aisle, Marching with Many Puppets

NEW YORK TIMES - After meeting through a Craigslist personal ad that neither can remember placing, Jonathan Gann and Michael Shankle (BCHS '96) had their first date at the Million Puppet March in Washington. Shankle is chief operating officer at the Washington Health Institute and serves as the cha... (06/06/2022)


View more alumni news

Share alumni news

Share your accomplishments, stories, or news—and stories of classmates or colleagues—at publichealth.pitt.edu/sharenews or by emailing phalum@pitt.edu. We’d love to hear from you!

Share news