About the Department of Medicine

The University of Pittsburgh Department of Medicine is renowned for its cutting-edge research, strong commitment to medical education, and advanced clinical care. Our Department researchers and faculty receive more than $140 million in research funding annually, and our University is the nation’s fifth-largest university recipient of NIH funding.

The Department of Medicine’s scientists, physician-scientists, and clinicians do the advanced research that is changing people’s lives and furthering our understanding of science. The grants and training awards they receive, the papers they publish in high-impact journals, the patient therapies they discover, and the residents and fellows they teach reflect our faculty’s skill, dedication, and commitment.

10

Divisions

Cardiology
Endocrinology
Gastroenterology*
General Internal Medicine
Geriatric Medicine
Hematology/ Oncology
Infectious Diseases
Pulmonary**
Renal-Electrolyte
Rheumatology
 
* Ranked 10th in nation, 2018-19 U.S. News Specialty Rankings
** Ranked 8th in nation, 2018-19 U.S. News Specialty Rankings

2

Institutes

Aging Institute
Vascular Medicine Institute

Faculty members

691

Staff

797

Residents

191

 

Clinical Fellows

144

Clinical Operations Revenue*

$122.96

million

 

Admissions*

16,574

 

Outpatient Visits*

243,326

*excludes Division of Cardiology

Total Direct and Indirect
Research Expenditures

$140.6

million

Combined square-footage of research and clinical space

221,037

10

Divisions

Cardiology
Endocrinology
Gastroenterology*
General Internal Medicine
Geriatric Medicine
Hematology/ Oncology
Infectious Diseases
Pulmonary**
Renal-Electrolyte
Rheumatology
 
* Ranked 10th in nation, 2018-19 U.S. News Specialty Rankings
** Ranked 8th in nation, 2018-19 U.S. News Specialty Rankings

2

Institutes

Aging Institute
Vascular Medicine Institute

Faculty members

691

Staff

797

Residents

191

 

Clinical Fellows

144

Clinical Operations Revenue*

$122.96

million

 

Admissions*

16,574

 

Outpatient Visits*

243,326

*excludes Division of Cardiology

Total Direct and Indirect
Research Expenditures

$140.6

million

Combined square-footage of research and clinical space

221,037