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.

Department of Medicine
Research Day 2021 Virtual

REGISTRATION IS OPEN! The 19th Annual Department of Medicine Research Day will be held on April 27th, 2021. The event will be offered virtually this year!

Dr. Esa Davis Appointed to the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force

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.

Dr. Oliver Eickelberg Appointed Vice Chair for Basic and Translational Research

Given that the research mission of the Department of Medicine and the development and sustainment of the career development pipeline remain central tenants of our academic vision, it is our pleasure to announce the appointment of Oliver Eickelberg, MD, as Vice Chair for Basic and Translational Research.

Dr. Dimiter Dimitrov named a Science Superhero

Dr. Dimitrov was one of ten researchers awarded with this distinction by MediFind based on his discovery of potent, neutralizing monoclonal SARS-CoV-2 antibodies as part of the U.S. COVID-19 response.

Dr. Dana Ascherman Named Chief of the Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology

We are confident that Dr. Ascherman’s strengths across the tripartite mission and his proven administrative acumen will enable the Division to continue to grow and flourish under his leadership.

Dr. David Nace tapped to join federal commission to protect nursing homes from outbreaks

The Division of Geriatric Medicine’s Dr. David Nace was one of 25 experts named to serve on the White House’s new Coronavirus Commission for Safety and Quality in Nursing Homes.

Research

The University of Pittsburgh Department of Medicine is a formidable leader in cutting-edge research. Our basic scientists, clinical researchers, and clinicians work daily to make research discoveries that will positively impact the world’s healthcare.

Education and Training

Faculty and staff are actively engaged in training the next generation of physicians and scientists at all stages of medical education.

Clinical

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Research

The University of Pittsburgh Department of Medicine is a formidable leader in cutting-edge research. Our basic scientists, clinical researchers, and clinicians work daily to make research discoveries that will positively impact the world’s healthcare.