Each fall, the FSEC invites all Pitt Public Health faculty to attend a retreat in the morning, culminating in lunch, typically in October.
Each spring, Pitt Public Health holds an annual meeting, generally in May. All faculty, staff, and students are welcome to participate in this school-wide meeting.
Find details for both upcoming and recent meetings below.
Ryan Minster, FSEC president, Mary Hawk, FSEC president-elect, and Cathy Haggerty, FSEC past president invite all Pitt Public Health faculty to attend our annual Fall Faculty Retreat on the morning of Monday, October 21, 2019, 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the University Club, Ballroom A.
Details and agenda to be announced. Mark your calendars and plan to attend. Register by October 7!
Note: As no fall holiday is envisioned for this year, this will be a regular day for classes.
Registration for the 2019 retreat has closed. Contact Jill Ruempler with questions or changes to your registration status.
Cathy Haggerty, Faculty Senate Executive Council president-elect, and Martha Ann Terry, 2017-18 FSEC president, invite all Pitt Public Health faculty to the annual Graduate School of Public Health Faculty Retreat on Monday, October 15 in the University Club, Ballroom B.
Registration and Breakfast
Pitt Public Health Standing Committee Reports
Session 1: Funding: “Advancing Implementation Science: an NIH Perspective” (Webinar)
David Chambers, Deputy Director for Implementation Science, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, NCI
View webcast video
Session 2: Diversity and Inclusion Charline Rowland, Ed.D., Diversity Program CoordinatorTahirah Walker, M.S., Teaching ConsultantUniversity Center for Teaching and Learning
I Belong Here (PDF)
Know the Terms (PDF)
Stereotypes One Story (PDF)
Teaching Tolerance One World Summer (PDF)
Sense of Belonging Scale (PDF)
11:45 – 12:30
Session 3: Innovative Teaching Joe Horne, Director, Teaching CommonsLindsay Onufer, Teaching and Learning ConsultantUniversity Center for Teaching and Learning
Download Slides: Teaching Creatively
Download handout: SCAMPER
Closing Remarks, Evaluation, Group Photo and Lunch
Each spring, Pitt Public Health holds an annual faculty meeting with the senior vice chancellor for the health sciences, generally in May. The dean provides an update on the state of the school and the chancellor answers pre-submitted questions from the faculty.
Listen to event audio
The 2017 Graduate School of Public Health school-wide faculty retreat was held on Monday, October 9 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Schenley Ballroom of the Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center (100 Lytton Ave.). This half-day retreat is modeled after last year's event, starting with a breakfast and ending with a lunch, and with all sessions running in series.
8:30 Registration and breakfast
8:45 Welcome and general updates
9:15 Pitt Public Health standing committee reports
9:45 Session 1: CEPH Updates (J. Burke)
10:25 Session 2: New Associate Deans (Maseru, Braund)
11:00 Session 3: Mentoring Workshop (Ayana Ledford)
12:30 Closing remarks and lunch
For questions or concerns, please contact a 2019-20 member of the Faculty Senate Executive Committee:
Ryan Minster, FSEC president
Mary Hawk, FSEC president-elect
Catherine Haggerty, FSEC past president