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Division of General Internal Medicine

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photo Franziska Jovin, MD

Vice President of Medical Affairs, UPMC Presbyterian

Vice Chair of Quality, UPMC Department of Medicine

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine


Phone: 412-692-4882

Office: UPMC Montefiore
200 Lothrop Street, 933 West MUH
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-692-4882
Fax: 412-692-4555
Administrative Assistant:
Donna Ulrich
Address: 200 Lothrop Street
Montefiore Hospital, Suite 739
Pittsbught, PA 15213
Phone: 412-647-2555
Education and Training
MD, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany, 1994
MMM, Carnegie Mellon University, Heinz College, 2014
Internal Medicine Internship, Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1997
Internal Medicine Residency, Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1999
Chief Medical Resident, Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2000
Clinical Interest
Dr. Jovin joined the Division of General Internal Medicine in 2003 as part of the Hospitalist Attending Service, and assumed a leading role as Director of Hospital Medicine in developing a Hospitalist Program at UPMC Presbyterian/Montefiore. She was Core Faculty for the Junior Hospitalist rotation and Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner clerkship. Dr. Jovin is involved in the teaching of medical residents and students. Her areas of interest are Development of the Inpatient Medical Services, Improved Physician Communication, and Development of Protocols and Pathways that Improve Inpatient Care. Dr. Jovin sits on several hospital committees and most recently became vice president of Medical Affairs at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital.
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Notable Achievements
Teaching Award, Western Pennsylvania Hospital Residency Program, 2002
Board Member, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Acute Care Nursing, 2008-2013
Teaching Award, Internal Medicine Residency Program, UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, 2014