Workshops and Important Dates

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Career Services Info Session

Peace Corps Information Session: Public Health Focus

Wednesday 11/13 3:00PM - 4:00PM
1154 Public Health, JHF Conference Room

Are you interested in gaining global skills for your career while helping to improve basic healthcare?

Join a representative from the Peace Corps and a recently Returned Peace Corps Volunteer to learn about how you can use your public health degree to address issues of global maternal and child health, nutrition and hygiene, infectious and vaccine-preventable diseases, and more as a public health specialist in the Peace Corps.

Public health students: RSVP on Pitt Bridges.

Last Updated On Thursday, October 31, 2019 by Borkowski, Matthew Gerard
Created On Thursday, September 26, 2019

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Wed 5/20/20
Informational Interview Series: Alexander Ufelle, PhD Career Services Webinar/Online Event
Informational Interview Series: Alexander Ufelle, PhD
Wed 5/20 3:00PM - 4:00PM


Meet virtually with alum from the Doctoral Alumni-in-Residence Program for a series of informational interviews. Learn more about a variety of career fields and the paths that alum took to get there. Doctoral-level alum working in non-profit, for-profit, education, and government sectors will be featured. The May 20 session will feature Alexander Ufelle, PhD, Assistant Professor of Public Health at Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania.

Fri 5/15/20
ASPPH Virtual Public Health Career Fair Career Services Event
ASPPH Virtual Public Health Career Fair
Fri 5/15 10:00AM - 4:00PM


The Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) will be hosting a national virtual public health career fair on Friday, May 15th from 10am-4pm EST. Stay tuned for more details, including a list of employers.

Wed 5/13/20
Virtual Networking: How to find Collaborators, Mentors, and Career Contacts from Afar Career Services Webinar/Online Event
Virtual Networking: How to find Collaborators, Mentors, and Career Contacts from Afar
Wed 5/13 3:00PM - 5:00PM


In this webinar, we will discuss strategies and tactics for finding new collaborators, mentors, and career contacts as you build mutually-beneficial partnerships with professionals across the globe. We will utilize various methods to find and reach out to people, and start and nurture those critical conversations which can birth amazing collaborations and connections. Presented by Alaina Levine

Fri 5/8/20
13th Annual NIH Career Symposium (Online) Career Services Webinar/Online Event
13th Annual NIH Career Symposium (Online)
Fri 5/8 8:00AM - 4:00PM


The NIH Career Symposium highlights the diversity of career choices available to your generation of biomedical researchers.  Whether you are a new graduate student, postdoc, or clinical fellow just beginning to consider career options or a senior student/fellow ready to look for a job, the NIH Career Symposium is for you. 

Thu 5/7/20
Informational Interview Series: Karen Carney, PhD, Senior Clinical Content Analyst Career Services Webinar/Online Event
Informational Interview Series: Karen Carney, PhD, Senior Clinical Content Analyst
Thu 5/7 3:00PM - 4:00PM


Meet virtually with alum from the Doctoral Alumni-in-Residence Program for a series of informational interviews. Learn more about a variety of career fields and the paths that alum took to get there. Doctoral-level alum working in non-profit, for-profit, education, and government sectors will be featured. The May 7 session will feature Karen Carney, PhD, Senior Clinical Content Analyst at ClinicalPath (for-profit).

Wed 5/6/20
Jewish Healthcare Foundation 2020 Patient Safety Fellowship Career Services Deadline
Jewish Healthcare Foundation 2020 Patient Safety Fellowship
Wed 5/6


Thu 4/30/20
CVs, Resumes and Cover Letters: Essential Job Search Documents (NIH Workshop) Career Services Webinar/Online Event
CVs, Resumes and Cover Letters: Essential Job Search Documents (NIH Workshop)
Thu 4/30 4:00PM - 5:00PM


This workshop will highlight the critical elements and structure of CVs and resumes and cover letters. These important job documents serve as the foundation for all job searches, and knowing how to create them based on the employment sector and published position description is essential. Speaker: Amanda Langer, OITE Career Counselor

Wed 4/22/20
Conducting a Job Search in Uncertain Times Career Services Workshop
Conducting a Job Search in Uncertain Times
Wed 4/22 11:00AM - 12:00PM


Join Career Services for an informative look at the changes you may be facing as a job seeker in the current market, and gain tips on researching available opportunities, networking, and positioning yourself for success in this unprecedented time. Register on Pitt Bridges (RSVP under Events).

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To get moving in the right direction, schedule an appointment online. Joan Anson, director of career services, can also be reached by phone at 412-624-3806.

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