Brian Rosborough, MD, PhD

Fellow, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine


Dr. Brian Rosborough graduated from Bucknell University with a degree in Cell Biology and Biochemistry and attended the University of Pittsburgh to receive an MD and a PhD in Immunology. Dr. Rosborough was an active member in the Alpha Omega Alpha society during medical school. He moved to Boston to complete his residency in Internal Medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Outside of the hospital he also enjoys cooking, reading, rock climbing, and golf.

Research Interests

Dr. Rosborough studies the immune regulation of acute lung injury in mechanically ventilated patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome. His research focuses on monocyte immunobiology as it pertains to the development of acute lung injury. He utilizes high dimensional single cell RNA sequencing techniques to identify molecular signatures of acute respiratory distress syndrome and sub-phenotypes within this syndrome.


2003 – 2007 : Bucknell University, B.S. Cell Biology and Biochemistry
2007 – 2015 : University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, M.D., Ph.D.
2015 – 2017 : Massachusetts General Hospital, Internal Medicine Residency
2017 – present : University of Pittsburgh, Pulmonary, Allergy & Critical Care Medicine Fellow

Division of PACCSM
Academic Offices

NW 628 UPMC Montefiore
3459 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Patient Care and Referral

Comprehensive Lung Center (CLC)
Falk Medical Building, 4th Floor
3601 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213