Manisha Jhamb, MD, MPH, to collaborate with Bayer to improve care delivery for those with chronic kidney disease

Associate Professor in Renal-Electolyte, Dr. Jhamb will use real-world data to determine how population health management may improve care for those with CKD.

Update in Internal
Medicine 2022 VIRTUAL

Advances Changing Practice
October 6-7, 2022

Dr. Jason Rose Appointed as Associate Vice Chair for Innovation and Commercialization

In this newly created position, Dr. Rose will work to foster innovation and commercialization opportunities for investigators throughout the Department of Medicine in a collaboration with UPMC Enterprises and the University of Pittsburgh.

Dr. Kathleen McTigue named as Inaugural Vice Chair for Real World Evidence

In this role, she will support the use of real-world evidence in health research by facilitating access to data and nurturing partnerships with industry partnerships to support research undertaken by DOM clinicians and researchers.


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Faculty and staff are actively engaged in training the next generation of physicians and scientists at all stages of medical education.


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