The Division’s major research foci include studies of comparative effectiveness and quality, women’s health, prevention, health care disparities, mental health services, cost-effectiveness, decision making, and substance abuse.

Education and Training

The Division’s main goal in education and training is to create a future generation of investigators and physician scientists who are well disciplined in their fields and who have a solid foundation on which to build their careers.


Full-time faculty members of the Division of General Internal Medicine are the single largest group to admit patients to the general medicine service at UPMC Presbyterian/Montefiore Hospitals, and they are one of the largest groups to admit patients to UPMC Shadyside Hospital.

Dr. Tamar Krishnamurti presents at the Nobel Summit

Dr. Tamar Krishnamurti presents at the Nobel Summit

Faculty, staff, and students are invited to hear Pitt faculty member Tamar Krishnamurti, PhD, who will participate in a virtual Nobel Summit, “Our Planet, Our Future,” on Monday, April 26.

Dr. Tamar Krishnamurti Receives 2020 Kuno Award for Applied Science

Tamar Krishnamurti, PhD Assistant Professor in General Internal Medicine Dr. Tamar Krishnamurti was recently announced as the winner of S&R Foundation’s 2020 Kuno Award for Applied Science. The award, which includes $100,000 in funding, supports early- to...

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