Endo News and Events

Sandra Sobel, MD and Karen Selk, DO Pass Obesity Medicine Boards

Please join us in congratulating Sandra Sobel, MD and Karen Selk, DO for passing the American Board of Obesity Medicine Exam. Obesity is the most prevalent chronic disease in our society. Yet, many physicians are not trained in how to manage it. The American Board of...

Ruya Liu, MD, PhD Promoted to Research Assistant Professor

Please join us in congratulating Ruya Liu, MD, PhD for being promoted to Research Assistant Professor! Dr. Liu joined the Division in 2017 as an Instructor in Medicine. During her time at Pitt she has expanded her research through funding supported by the American...

James Buckreis, BSN, RN Awarded UPMC ACSE Award

Please join us in congratulating James Buckreis, BSN, RN for being a UPMC’s Award for Commitment and Excellence in Service (ACES) awardee! Less than 1% of all UPMC staff are annually chosen for this award. Those chosen for the award exemplify UPMC’s five core values,...

Welcome Emily Welsh as an Administrative Assistant

Please join us in welcoming Emily Welsh to the division as an administrative assistant. Emily transferred to Endocrinology from the Department of Family Medicine. Emily is transitioning into the role of conference coordinator, purchasing administrator, and will also...

Welcome Roy “Brett” Guinto, DO to the Division

Please join us in welcoming our newest faculty member, Roy “Brett” Guinto, DO! Dr. Guinto joins our division as a Clinical Assistant Professor. He will see patients at UPMC Passavant and the UPMC Endocrinology and Diabetes Center (Wexford).

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