DGIM News and Events
NIDDK U01 multidisciplinary grant awarded to DOM faculty for an AKI scientific and data research center
This cross-divisional collaboration among Drs. Kaleab Abebe, Linda Fried, and Paul Palevsky will support the Caring for OutPatiEnts after Acute Kidney Injury (COPE-AKI) Consortium, which develops and tests interventions to reduce morbidity among high-risk patients with moderate or severe acute kidney injury.
Dr. Corbelli has been committed to clinical, educational and leadership excellence and has a passion for mentorship. We are excited to have Dr. Corbelli’s leadership in her new Vice-Chair role; she has the skills, leadership and enthusiasm for her new position.
Dr. Deanna Wilson recently provided testimony to the House Committee on Energy & Commerce’s hearing on “An Epidemic Within a Pandemic: Understanding Substance Use and Misuse in America.”
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.
Doris Rubio, PhD Recognized as the Recipient of the 2021 ACTS Award for Contributing to the Diversity and Inclusiveness of the Translational Workforce
The Association for Clinical and Translational Science (ACTS), a non-profit membership association of translational scientists from the nation’s leading academic medical centers, honored its Translational Science Award recipients at Translational Science 2021. The...
The University of Pittsburgh and UPMC will be well represented at this year’s Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, with more than 15 oral presentations, workshops, and interest groups. Additionally, there will be more than 35 poster presentations by the Pitt/UPMC community.
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...
Dr. Esa Davis has been named a new member of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, a panel of national experts in prevention and evidence-based medicine.
Since its inception in 2013, the Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing (CP3) has aimed to improve the quality, safety, and efficiency of medication use through multidisciplinary collaborations. With rising concerns over the opioid epidemic, two new...
“Telemedicine is a game changer—it’s going to change the way we practice medicine.Truly ‘life changing medicine’ as UPMC says.” –Jaishree Hariharan, MDTelemedicine in Outpatient Care Though the way care is delivered has changed a lot in the past month, UPMC General...
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