Epidemiology Department Events

Epidemiology Department EVENTS Calendar

Event
Fri 4/10/2020 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Mary Winger - Asso. betwn. muscle function, physical performance, and falls in older adults ONLINE Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Mary Winger - Asso. betwn. muscle function, physical performance, and falls in older adults ONLINE
Fri 4/10/2020 2:00PM - 4:00PM


Epidemiology doctoral candidate Mary Winger defends her dissertation "The Association Between Muscle Function, Physical Performance, and Falls and Fall Injuries in Older Adults." This defense will take place virtually using Zoom.


Mon 4/13/2020 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
CVD Epi Journal Club - ONLINE Epidemiology Journal Club
CVD Epi Journal Club - ONLINE
Mon 4/13/2020 3:00PM - 4:30PM
A521 Public Health

The CVD Epidemiology journal club is a forum for scientific interaction between CVD Epidemiology training program students, collaborating faculty and other students with interest in CVD Epidemiology.


A521 Public Health
Wed 4/15/2020 12:00PM - 2:00PM
Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Curtis Tilves - Impacts of Adipose Tissue & Gut Microbiome on Diabetes Risk in African-Caribbean Men Epidemiology Dissertation Defense
Curtis Tilves - Impacts of Adipose Tissue & Gut Microbiome on Diabetes Risk in African-Caribbean Men
Wed 4/15/2020 12:00PM - 2:00PM


Epidemiology doctoral candidate Curtis Tilves will defend his dissertation "The Impacts of Adipose Tissue and the Gut Microbiome on Diabetes Risk Among African-Caribbean Men."  This defense will take place virtually using Zoom. 


Thu 4/16/2020 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Epidemiology Seminar Series
Grand Rounds CANCELED - Kim Sutton-Tyrrell Memorial Lecture featuring Samar R. El Khoudary Epidemiology Seminar Series
CANCELED - Kim Sutton-Tyrrell Memorial Lecture featuring Samar R. El Khoudary
Thu 4/16/2020 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)

Established in memory of Kim Sutton Tyrrell (EPI '83 '86), this year's lecture will feature Samar R. El Khoudary (EPI '08), associate professor of epidemiology at Pitt Public Health. 


Public Health Auditorium (G23)
Fri 4/17/2020 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club - ONLINE Epidemiology Journal Club
Epidemiological Methods Journal Club - ONLINE
Fri 4/17/2020 2:00PM - 3:00PM


The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets bi-weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.


Mon 4/27/2020 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Epidemiology Journal Club
CVD Epi Journal Club - ONLINE Epidemiology Journal Club
CVD Epi Journal Club - ONLINE
Mon 4/27/2020 3:00PM - 4:30PM
A521 Public Health

The CVD Epidemiology journal club is a forum for scientific interaction between CVD Epidemiology training program students, collaborating faculty and other students with interest in CVD Epidemiology.


A521 Public Health

Recent Events

Epidemiology Seminar Series

Grand Rounds Timothy Lash:Significance Testing is the Reason that Scientific Results have Poor Reproducibility

Tuesday 4/18 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)

Timothy L. Lash, DSc, MPH 

Professor, Department of Epidemiology Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University.

Program Leader, Cancer Prevention and Control Research Program at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University.
Editor-in-Chief of EPIDEMIOLOGY and Co-author of Modern Epidemiology, 3rd edition.

"Significance Testing is the Reason that Scientific Results have Poor Reproducibility"

Dr. Lash’s methodologic interest focuses on quantifying and interpreting sources of non-random error in epidemiologic research. He is the co-author of the text, Applying Quantitative Bias Analysis to Epidemiologic Research. Dr. Lash's research focuses on molecular biomarkers that predict cancer recurrence. He and his colleagues have developed large biobanks of tumor tissues from cancer patients, and connected these to clinical outcomes including cancer recurrence.

 

Tuesday, April 18th from 3:30 - 4:30 pm

G23 Parran Hall Auditorium, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh


Please register to attend: https://epiresearch.org/ser50/sertalks/

*This presentation is the second of a three-part series on behalf of The Society of Epidemiologic Research (SER) - SERtalks - Pittsburgh.* 

 

 

Last Updated On Monday, April 17, 2017 by Borkowski, Matthew Gerard
Created On Friday, March 31, 2017

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