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photo Rime Abbas, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Email: abbasrt@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-2210

Contact
Office: UPMC Montefiore, NW628
3459 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
 
Phone: 412-692-2210
Fax: 412-692-2260
E-mail: abbasrt@upmc.edu
Administrative Assistant:
Shannon McKenzie
Address: UPMC Montefiore, NW628
3459 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Email: mckenziesj@upmc.edu
Phone: 412-692-2211
Fax: 412-692-2260
Education and Training
Education
BS, American University of Beirut, Lebanon, 2002
MD, American University of Beirut, Lebanon, 2006
Training
Internship, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, 2009
Residency, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, 2011
Clinical Fellow, Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, 2014
Publications
Selected Publications:
Abbas, R, McColl, KS, Kresak, A, Yang, M, Chen, Y, Fu, P, Wildey, G, Dowlati, A. PIAS3 expression in squamous cell lung cancer is low and predicts overall survival. Cancer Med. 2015; March;4(3): 325-32.
Andres Ibarra, R, Abbas, R, Kombu, RS, Zhang, GF, Jacobs, G, Lee, Z, Brunengraber, H, Sanabria, JR. Disturbances in the glutathione/ophthalmate redox buffer system in the woodchuck model of hepatitis virus-induced hepatocellular carcinoma. HPB Surg. 2011; 2011: 789323.