Shihui Liu, MD, PhD, Receives Faculty Appointment

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Shihui Liu, MD, PhD, to the rank of Associate Professor of Medicine. Shihui joined the Division of Infectious Diseases in June 2018 as a Visiting Associate Professor. His laboratory and office spaces are located within the...
Dr. Aditi Gurkar presents at TEDxPittsburghWomen

Dr. Aditi Gurkar presents at TEDxPittsburghWomen

Aditi Gurkar, PhD, presented “The Science Behind the Future of Aging” at the TEDxPittsburghWomen event on December 6, 2019.  Watch and listen to her talk below.  Dr. Gurkar is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Geriatric Medicine, and a...

Dr. Moghe Honored by Academic Travel Grant

Akshata Moghe, MD, PhD, chief GI fellow, received a competitive travel grant to participate in the 2020 Academic  Skills Workshop, Strategies for Advancing Your GI and Hepatology Academic Career, sponsored by the AGA Institute and AASLD.  This workshop will occur in...
The TRACIR Project: TRAuma Care In a Rucksack

The TRACIR Project: TRAuma Care In a Rucksack

This story, written by Brian Salvato, originally appeared in the fall 2019 issue of Pitt Med magazine, and again on Pittwire. A Golden Backpack / Trauma Care In A Rucksack In 1993, during Ron Poropatich’s 30-year stint in the U.S. Army, the pulmonary critical care...