Patricia Maryland (HPM '82) was given the Award for Practice on May 29, 2015, at the annual Pitt Public Health Alumni Awards dinner.
On May 29, 2015, at the annual Alumni Awards dinner, two alumni were inducted into the Omicron chapter of the Delta Omega Honorary Society, which recognizes merit and encourages further excellence in, and devotion to, public health work: Marisabel Sanchez (MPH '93) and Tushar Singh (EPI '14).
Exposure to fine particulate air pollution during pregnancy through the first two years of a child’s life may be associated with an increased risk of the child developing autism spectrum disorder (ASD), a condition that affects one in 68 children, according to a University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health investigation of children in southwestern Pennsylvania.
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HPM is pleased to announce: Kush Banerjee (April 2015 MHA) has accepted a position as Marketing and New Business Development Coordinator at The Leapfrog Group
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The Office of Research continues to address efficiency on the Grants Management Team. Effective immediately, the following process has been streamlined.
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Robin Grubs, director of the genetic counseling program, won the award for her dedication to her students and her constant pursuit of the most comprehensive and current training.
The University of Pittsburgh may submit two grant applications to the Mallinckrodt Grant Program of the Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation. A grant from this program provides $60,000 per year in direct costs for three years.
Marques Moore (April 2015 MHA Candidate MBM64@pitt.edu) has accepted a position as an IT Project Manager at Houston Methodist.
Jogs Singh (April 2015 MHA Cand JOS147@pitt.edu) has accepted a position as an Associate Project Mgr in Program Development & Population Health Mgmt at Allegheny Health Network
Caitlin Thayer (April 2015 MHA Cand firstname.lastname@example.org) has accepted a position as an Associate Project Mgr in Program Development & Population Health Mgmt at Allegheny Health Network
he Department of Health Policy & Management is pleased to announce the attached match results for Summer 2015 Residencies & Practica.
Preston Allred (2015 MHA Candidate) PKA2@pitt.edu has accepted a one year administrative fellowship at the newly rebranded HonorHealth System
Got questions about how to use NCBI’s SciENcv to produce the new NIH biosketch?
Center for Health Equity Announces Membership to Hispanic Serving Health Professions Schools
A well-known lifestyle intervention already proven to increase physical activity levels and decrease weight has now been shown to successfully reduce participants’ time spent sitting and watching television, a University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health analysis discovered.
The Howards Hughes Foundation, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and the Simons Foundation have partnered to establish the Faculty Scholars Program.
Prevention Point Philadelphia will replicate a housing first, harm reduction model of care that was created by The Open Door, Inc., a Pittsburgh-based nonprofit that has shown that its services improve adherence to HIV treatment through the provision of stable housing. With funding support from AIDS United and the MAC AIDS Fund, The Open Door will provide a sub-grant and technical assistance to Prevention Point Philadelphia to initiate its own ho...