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photo Lauren Glikes, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine


Phone: 412-692-4882

Office: UPMC Montefiore
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-692-4882
Fax: 412-692-4555
Education and Training
BS Biology, University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA), 2012
MD, West Virginia University School of Medicine (Morgantown, WV), 2016
Internal Medicine Residency, The George Washington University (Washington, D.C.), 2019
Research Interest
Dr. Glikes' research interests include quality improvement and operational efforts within the section of hospital medicine.

Recent Presentations:

Discharge Summaries: An Intervention to Improve Standardized Requirements. Poster. The George Washington University Research Day, May 2018 (Washington, D.C.). Authors: L Glikes, M Katsnelson, M Simon, C Teufel
Clinical Interest
Dr. Glikes is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine and academic hospitalist in the Division of General Internal Medicine, Section of Hospital Medicine. She attended the West Virginia University School of Medicine before completing a residency in Internal Medicine at The George Washington University. She joined the faculty at the University of Pittsburgh in 2019 and is interested in a multidisciplinary approach to complex patient care, particularly focusing on patient-physician communication. Dr. Glikes also conducts research in quality improvement and patient satisfaction in addition to educating residents and providers. Dr. Glikes is also involved in many internal committees to assist with scheduling and orientation of new physicians. She recently founded The Hospitalist Post-Call, a quarterly newsletter devoted to providing hospital medicine-related news and information.

Dr. Glikes is board certified in Internal Medicine and holds Basic and Advanced Cardiac Life Support certifications and the IHI Basic Certificate in Quality and Safety. She is also an active member of the American Medical Association and American College of Physicians.
Educational Interest
Working with residents on teaching rounds.
Working with APPs and assisting with APP/hospitalist career development and satisfaction.
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Selected Publications:
Garcia, ND, Glikes, LJ, Nield, LS, Hembree, W. Persistent Vaginal Bleeding in a Six-Year-Old. Clinical Pediatrics. 2016; 55(2): 202-3.