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photo Peter R. Harvey, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine


Phone: 412-232-5918

Office: UPMC Mercy, Ste. 2193
1400 Locust Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Phone: 412-232-5918
Fax: 412-232-3024
Administrative Assistant:
Adam Kramer
Phone: 412-232-5918
Education and Training
BA Pre-Med & History, Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD), 2008
MD, The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (Dublin, IE), 2015
Internal Medicine Residency, UPMC Mercy (Pittsburgh, PA), 2018
Chief Resident, UPMC Mercy (Pittsburgh, PA), 2019
Research Interest
Recent Presentations:

Up or Across? Vertical vs Horizontal Surveillance: 5 Year Acinetobacter Screening. UPMC Mercy. Authors: P Harvey, JG Ferelli, M Yassin
Clinical Interest
Dr. Harvey is a Clinical Instructor of Medicine and staff hospitalist in the Division of General Internal Medicine, Section of Hospital Medicine. He earned his medical degree from The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland before completing an internal medicine residency at UPMC Mercy in Pittsburgh, where he served as Chief Resident from 2018-2019. During residency, he led several case discussions with 3rd and 4th year medical students. Before joining the University of Pittsburgh faculty in 2020, he conducted pulmonary research at UPMC Children's and UPMC Presbyterian. His current research focuses on acinetobacter targeted screening based on common risk factors.
Selected Publications:
Myerburg, MM, Harvey, PR, Heidrich, EM, Pilewski, JM, Butterworth, MB. Acute Regulation of the Epithelial Sodium Channel in Airway Epithelia by Proteases and Trafficking. American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology. 2010; 43(6): 712-719.
Harvey, PR, Tarran, R, Garoff, S, Myerburg, MM. Measurement of the Airway Surface Liquid Volume with Simple Light Refraction Microscopy. American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology. 2011; 45(3): 592-599.