September 23, 2014
Pitt School of Social Work Professor Receives $400,000 CDC Grant to Study Opioid Pain Medication Abuse University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work Assistant Professor Jerry Cochran aims to examine whether new policies can reduce overdoses and misuse. Read more
September 22, 2014
Dean Hosts Friends of the Center Reception SSW Dean Larry Davis hosted a "Friends of the Center" reception at his home on Tuesday, September 16th, which included a visit from special guest James Jackson, a professor of psychology at the University of Michigan. Read more
September 22, 2014
Sept 23rd Healthcare Symposium to Address the Issues of Access, Delivery and Cost A panel of experts will discuss access, delivery and costs of health care next week at the symposium “Healthcare in Our Community: Possibilities and Realities, ” September 23rd at the University Club. Read more
September 22, 2014
SSW Alumna and Olympic Swimmer Anna Mae Lindberg passes at 98 Anna Mae Lindberg, an Olympic swimmer who considered earning her social work degree from the University of Pittsburgh "a bigger accomplishment than swimming in the Olympics," passed away on September 15th. Read more