News & Events

 Welcome to the Pittsburgh Pastoral Institute News and Events Page where press releases and other important information regarding upcoming events are posted. 


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Events

August 17, 2019

Out of the Darkness Pittsburgh Walk

9am - 1pm

Highmark Stadium at Station Square

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August 17, 2019

Out of the Darkness Pittsburgh Walk

We are joining the community of nearly 250k people walking in hundreds of cities across the country in support of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention's mission to save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide.


Help raise awareness and funds that allow the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) to invest in new research, create educational programs, advocate for public policy, and support survivors of suicide loss.


Please click this link to learn more, make a donation or join our walker team!

9am - 1pm

Highmark Stadium at Station Square

September 13, 2019

55th Anniversary!

All day

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September 13, 2019

55th Anniversary!


All day

May 17, 2019

How Futile is Futile? An Ethical Discussion of Nonbeneficial Medical Treatment

7pm - 12:30pm

Passavant Hospital Foundation Conference Center & Legacy Theatre

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May 17, 2019

How Futile is Futile? An Ethical Discussion of Nonbeneficial Medical Treatment

Providing care which is non-beneficial to patients at end of life has implications for patients, families, health care providers and the health care delivery system. Learn what the obligation is for providers and strategies to discuss care with patients and families. Discussion on how spirituality impacts decision making.

7pm - 12:30pm

Passavant Hospital Foundation Conference Center & Legacy Theatre

May 10, 2019

Pittsburgh Pastoral Care Conference

8am - 4pm

Christ Church at Grove Farm

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May 10, 2019

Pittsburgh Pastoral Care Conference

19th Annual Pittsburgh Pastoral Care Conference. Welcoming all: Pastors, Laity, Counselors, Nurses, Social Workers, Caregivers, Physicians, Students, Therapists and Volunteers!

There will be five tracks, two sessions:

Addiction & Recovery

Mental Health & Wellness

Family & Marriage

Community Outreach

Reflections In Ministry


Continuing Education Credits Available: 6 Hours for Social Work, Family & Marriage and Certified Addiction Counselors.


8am - 4pm

Christ Church at Grove Farm