Health Sciences Diversity

Universiy of Pittsburgh Health Sciences 2017 Health Disparities Poster Competition

April 3, 2017 -
12:00pm to 4:00pm

This annual event will give young researchers an opportunity to present their work and expand their scientific professional skill set in addressing "health dispariites" - gaps in health status, quality, or equity in any studied population relative to the comparable majority (or more commonly studied) population.   Prizes awarded for "Best Poster" graduate student, first professional student, postdoctoral trainee and best community service project.  For informaiton, please contact Health Sciences Diversity 412-648-2066 or



Location and Address

The annual poster competition will be located at the Thomas J. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower (BST) in the lobby space and S100. 

Directions and Parking Information

On street parking at city meters, parking at the BST parking garage. 

University of Pittsburgh Year of Healthy U

This year Pitt is studying, recognizing, and appreciating practices that promote good health, showing how a cross disciplinary understanding of health can lead to better lives. The Year of Healthy U will advance our understanding of health in all its forms and renew our commitment to fostering a healthy community.