Our research mission is to create new knowledge that will improve the prevention and/or treatment of endocrine disease through cutting-edge, multidisciplinary research.

Education and Training

Our educational mission is to cultivate the next generation leaders in the field of endocrinology through rigorous education, training, and career development.


Our clinical mission is to promote health and combat disease in endocrinology through innovative, high-value clinical care.

Michael Jurczak, PhD Promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure

We are pleased to announce that Michael Jurczak, PhD has been promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure. Dr. Jurczak joined the Division as an Assistant Professor in 2015. Throughout his career, he has been an active mentor and facilitated multiple collaborations...

Karen Selk, DO Appointed Chief of UPMC Mercy Endocrine Division

Congratulations to Karen Selk, DO for being appointed chief of UPMC Mercy Division of Endocrinology. Dr. Selk completed her internal medicine residency at UPMC Mercy, including serving as chief medical resident. She went on to complete an endocrinology fellowship...

Leonie Finke Awarded Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Fellowship

We are pleased to announce that University of Pittsburgh undergraduate Leonie Finke has been awarded a Fall 2021 Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Fellowship under the mentorship of Ruya Liu, MD, PhD. The project supported by this funding is titled “Dying of a Big...

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