Department of Medicine
Faculty Profiles by Division

Department of Medicine

Faculty Profiles

Department Chair

Mark T. Gladwin, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Pulmonary Hypertension, Sickle Cell Disease, Nitrite Therapeutics

Email: gladwinmt@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-9636

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Rime Abbas, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Email: abbasrt@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-2210

Rima Abdel-Massih, MD

Infectious Diseases

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Infections in solid organ transplant recipients and telemedicine

Email: abdelmassihr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-7228

Kaleab Z. Abebe, PhD

General Internal Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Clinical Trials, Data Coordination, Longitudinal Data Analysis, Polycystic Kidney Disease, Underrepresented Minority Faculty Development

Email: kza3@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-246-6931

Fnu Abhishek, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: abhishekf@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-232-5918

Steven R. Abo, MD

Gastroenterology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: General Gastroenterology

Email: abo@dom.pitt.edu

Phone: 412-641-2135

Blaise William Abramovitz, DO

Renal-Electrolyte

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hypertension, Medical Education, & Glomerulonephritis

Email: abramovitzbw2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-578-9265

Ruben Abunto, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: abuntor@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-232-5918

Antonio Achkar, MD

Rheumatology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Treatment of rheumatic diseases

Email: achkaraa@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-682-2434

Gur Adhar, MD

Cardiology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiac Electrophysiology/Arrythmia

Email: adhargc@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-325-3090

Rohit Aggarwal, MD, MS

Rheumatology

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies (Polymyositis, Dermatomyositis, Inclusion Body Myositis) and Autoimmune Interstitial Lung Disease

Email: aggarwalr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-383-8861

Saleem Ahmed, MD

Cardiology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Interventional Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology, Bloodless Medicine

Email: ahmesx@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-367-8202

Namita S. Ahuja-Yende, MD

Geriatrics

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Clinical service at Canterbury nursing home.

Email: Ahujan2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-2700

Aryan Narayan Aiyer, MD

Cardiology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Atherosclerosis; Hypertension

Email: aiyeran@upmc.edu

Fadeke Akanbi, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: akanbif@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Imad Al Ghouleh, PhD

Cardiology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: NAPDH oxidase-ROS signaling pathway

Email: ima6@pitt.edu

Mohammad Al-bataineh, DVM, MS, PhD

Renal-Electrolyte

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Acute kidney injury; ischemia; metabolic stress; Muc1; ß-catenin; AMPK

Email: mma57@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-9081

Kathryn M Albers, PhD

Gastroenterology

Adjunct Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Sensory neuron development, function of transcription factor Sox11

Email: kaa2@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-9669

Jonathan K. Alder, PhD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Telomeres, Telomerase, Lung Disease, Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Email: jalder@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-624-7441

Christopher Carl Allen, MD

Cardiology

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiology Coronary and peripheral vascular disease.

Email: allencc@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-235-1140

Andrew D Althouse, PhD

General Internal Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Longitudinal Data Analysis, Survival Analysis, Clinical Trials

Email: ada62@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-864-3022

Lakya Amaranatha, MD

General Internal Medicine

Email: lakya.amaranatha@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-3332

Carolyn J Anderson, PhD

Cardiology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: molecular imaging of biological processes in pulmonary and cardiovascular diseases and cancer

Email: andersoncj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-624-6887

Eric J. Anish, MD

General Internal Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Academic General Interal Medicine, Sports Medicine

Email: anishea@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-2458

Cristian Apetrei, MD, PhD

Infectious Diseases

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Diversity and pathogenesis of SIVs in natural and non-natural nonhuman primate hosts

Email: apetreic@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-5256

Gerard Apodaca, PhD

Renal-Electrolyte

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: cell biology, uroepithelium, rho family GTPases, exocytosis, endocytosis, kidney epithelium

Email: gla6@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-8893

Leonard J Appleman, MD,PhD

Hematology/Oncology

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Genitourinary Malignancies, Experimental Therapeutics

Email: applemanlj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-7833

Ricardo Arbulu, MD

Infectious Diseases

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Antimicrobial Stewardship. Quality improvement.

Email: arbuluguerrard@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-232-7539

Robert M. Arnold, MD

General Internal Medicine

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Doctor-Patient Communication, Palliative Care and Medical Ethics

Email: rabob@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-692-4810

Sarah Arnold, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Email: arnoldsa2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7706

George Aromatorio, MD

Cardiology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Interventional Cardiology

Email: aromatoriogj@upmc.edu

Phone: 724-698-1830

Gavin E. Arteel, PhD, FAASLD

Gastroenterology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Chronic fatty liver diseases (alcoholic and nonalcoholic)

Email: gearteel@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-4187

Dana Ascherman, MD

Rheumatology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Systemic autoimmune disease, ILD, Autoimmunity, Applied and Innate Immunity, Biomarker discovery

Email: DASCHER@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-8123

Charles W. Atwood Jr., MD, FCCP, FAASM

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Sleep, Sleep Apnea, Sleep Fellowship

Email: atwoodcw@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-3838

Dreema Zafar Awan, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiology

Email: awandz@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Khaled Bachour, MD

Cardiology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Echocardiography, Preventive Cardiology, General Cardiology

Email: bachourk@upmc.edu

Hassan Badrane, PhD

Infectious Diseases

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Investigating opportunistic infections caused by Candida species of yeasts

Email: hab42@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-8438

Kavitha Bagavathy, MBBS

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: ICU Quality/Safety Improvement, Mechanical Ventilation, ARDS, Sepsis, Pulmonary Physiology/Vascular Disease

Email: bagavathyk@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-2210

Nathan Bahary, MD, PhD

Hematology/Oncology

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: GI Oncology, Gastrointestinal Development, Development Biology using Zebra fish, Novel treatment stratgies to treat GI Cancer

Email: baharyn@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7764

William G. Bain, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: bainwg@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-2210

Archana Bandi, MD

Endocrinology and Metabolism

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Telehealth, General Endocrinology

Email: archana.bandi@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-6146

Amar D. Bansal, MD FASN

General Internal Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: chronic kidney disease, renal supportive care, onconephrology, glomerulonephritis

Email: bansalad@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-2571

Riyue Bao, PhD

Hematology/Oncology

Research Associate Professor of Medicine

Email: baor@upmc.edu

Ian J. Barbash, MD, MS

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Critical Care; Health Policy; Healthcare Quality

Email: barbashij@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-2211

J. Ryan Bariola, MD

Infectious Diseases

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Antimicrobial Stewardship, Endemic Fungal Infections

Email: bariolajr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-7228

James J. Barran, MD

Infectious Diseases

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: baranjj2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-373-8040

Arthur M. Barrie III, MD, PhD

Gastroenterology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Email: amb145@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-641-2164

William Barrington, MD

Cardiology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiac arrhythmias, ablation of arrhythmias,syncope, resident and fellow education

Email: barringtonww@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-6272

Noah Bass, MD

Rheumatology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Rheumatology

Email: bassns@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-682-2434

Ramon Bataller, MD, PhD

Gastroenterology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hepatology - Alcoholic Liver Disease

Email: bataller@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-4241

Catherine Baty, DVM, PhD

Renal-Electrolyte

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: lymphatic endothelial cell biology, cardiomyopathy, live cell imaging (microscopy)

Email: cjb16@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-9411

Robert A Baumgartner, MD

Cardiology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: baumgartnerra@upmc.edu

Raveen Bazaz, MD

Cardiology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiac Electrophysiology

Email: bazarx@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-802-3372

Jason R. Becker, MD

Cardiology

Visiting Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Molecular processes central to inherited and acquired cardiomyopathies

Email: beckerj@pitt.edu

Ricardo N. Bedoya, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Patient Safety, Quality Improvement

Email: bedoyarn@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Jaideep Behari, MD, PhD

Gastroenterology

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Fatty Liver Disease; Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Email: jab31@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-647-4526

Juliane I. Beier, PhD

Gastroenterology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Toxicant-associated liver disease

Email: jibeier@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-4186

Monica Benavides, MD

Cardiology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: benavidesmm@upmc.edu

Filitsa Bender, MD, FACP

Renal-Electrolyte

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Chronic Kidney Disease: management and outcomes, Hemodialysis, Peritoneal Dialysis

Email: fhb5@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-4899

Alan M Berg, MD

Rheumatology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: osteoporosis and gout

Email: bergam@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-784-1466

Kathryn Berlacher, MD, MS, FACC

Cardiology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Medical education, women's cardiology, general cardiology

Email: berlacherk@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-3429

Jennifer I Berliner, MD

Cardiology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: berlinerji@upmc.edu

Karl Bezak, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Palliative Care

Email: bezakkb@upmc.edu

Mamta Bhatnagar, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Palliative Care, Symptom Management, Quality Improvement

Email: bhatnagarm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4834

Aditya Bhonsale, MBBS, MD, MHS

Cardiology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: bhonsalea@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-3419

Lori Marie Bigi, MD MS

General Internal Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Patient Management of Illness, Prevention through Healthy Lifestyles

Email: bigilm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

David G. Binion, MD

Gastroenterology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Big Data and IBD: Defining Clinical Challenges and Developing Data Driven Solutions

Email: biniond@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-4194

Lori Birder, PhD

Renal-Electrolyte

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Urinary Bladder, Sensory Neurons, Urothelium, Vanilloid Receptor 1 (VR1), Mechanosensitivity, Nitric Oxide

Email: lbirder@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-7368

Mehret Birru-Talabi, MD, PhD

Rheumatology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: rheumatology, reproductive health, women's health

Email: birrums@upmc.edu

Partha S Biswas, BVSc, MVSc, PhD

Rheumatology

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Systemic lupus erythematosus, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Immunity, Autoimmunity, Inflammation, Cytokine, Interleukin -17, Chronic kidney diseases

Email: psb13@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-8708

Lyndanne Blahovec, DO

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: blahoveclw@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7706

Tatiana Bogdanovich, MD, PhD, MSc

Infectious Diseases

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Clostridium difficile infection and Fecal Microbiota Transplantation

Email: bogdanovicht@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-7228

Eliana Bonifacino, MD MS

General Internal Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Medical Education, Clinical Reasoning Education

Email: bonifacinoe@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Franklin A. Bontempo, MD

Hematology/Oncology

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Coagulation, Thrombosis, Bleeding Disorders, Lupus Anticoagulants, Coagulation in Liver Transplantation

Email: fbontempo@itxm.org

Phone: 412-209-7320

Sonya Borrero, MD, MS

General Internal Medicine

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Reproductive Health Equity, Contraception, Pregnancy Decision Making, Marginalized Populations, Women's Health

Email: borrerosp@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4841

Stephen Bowser, MD

Cardiology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiovascular Disease; Interventional Cardiology; Cardiac Catheterization

Email: bowsersa@upmc.edu

Phone: 724-258-3966

Cary Boyd-Shiwarski, MD, PhD

Renal-Electrolyte

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hypertension and Electrolyte Disorders

Email: boydcr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-3118

Michael Boyiadzis, MD,MHSc

Hematology/Oncology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Natural Killer Cell Biology/ Immunotherapy, Hematologic Malignancies, Stem Cell Transplantation

Email: boyiadzism@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-0040

Jennifer Brackney, DO

Rheumatology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Gout, Pseudogout

Email: jennifer.brackney@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-6146

Randall E. Brand, MD

Gastroenterology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hereditary Pancreatic and GI Cancers; Pancreatic cystic neoplasms,, Early detection of pancreatic cancer.

Email: brandre@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-3105

Rhonda Metter Brand, PhD

Gastroenterology

Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Musocal research in dermatology and gastroenterology.

Email: rmb91@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-3399

Molly Brennan, DO

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Resident education

Email: brennanme2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Susan Brode, MD

Cardiology

Instructor in Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiac Electrophysiology

Email: brodese@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-4690

Robert C. Brooks, MD, PhD

General Internal Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Medical Education

Email: robert.brooks@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-3194

Adam M. Brufsky, MD, PhD

Hematology/Oncology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Breast Cancer, Breast Cancer Clinical Trials, Breast Molecular Biology, Metastatic Disease

Email: brufskyam@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-641-4530

Jodie Bryk, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Enhanced Care Program

Email: brykja@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-925-5875

Tomasz Brzoska, MPharm, PhD

Hematology/Oncology

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: brzoskat@pitt.edu

Ronald J Buckanovich, MD, PhD

Hematology/Oncology

Professor of Medicine

Email: buckanovichrj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-641-4721

Marta Bueno, PhD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: aging, pulmonary fibrosis, mitochondrial dysfunction

Email: mbueno@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-0524

Sam A Buffer Jr, MD

Cardiology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Clinical and Noninvasive Cardiology

Email: buffersa@upmc.com

Phone: 412-367-8202

Zachary Bugos, DO

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Wilderness medicine

Email: bugoszs@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7706

Thuy D. Bui, MD

General Internal Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Care for Underserved Populations

Email: buit@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Hailey W. Bulls, PhD

General Internal Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: CancerPain, Neuropathy, Pain Psychology, Behavioral Medicine

Email: hailey.bulls@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-692-2666

Peter D. Bulova, MD

General Internal Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Medical Education, International Scholars, Disabilities

Email: bulovapd@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Gregory M. Bump, MD

General Internal Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Patient Safety and Quality Improvement

Email: bumpgm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Raquel A. Buranosky, MD, MPH

General Internal Medicine

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Medical Education, Women's Health, Underserved Care

Email: buranoskyr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Sarah Welsh Burgdorf, MD, PhD

Infectious Diseases

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: burgdorfsw@upmc.edu

Melissa A Burgess, MD

Hematology/Oncology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Sarcoma; Merkel Cell Carcinoma; Clinical Trials, Quality Improvement

Email: burgessma@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7764

Timothy F. Burns, MD, PhD

Hematology/Oncology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Lung Cancer, Targeted Therapy, Therapeutic Resistance, KRAS and EGFR mutant NSCLC, MET altered NSCLC, EMT

Email: burnstf@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-7770

Karin E. Byers, MD, MS

Infectious Diseases

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Surgical infections, particularly neurosurgical infections and orthopedic infections

Email: byerke@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-7228

Sharon L. Camhi, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Acute lung injury, palliative care, sleep medicine

Email: camhisl@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-3199

Matthew J. Camiolo, MD, PhD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Treatment refractory asthma, systems immunology, immune-epithelial interaction

Email: camiolomj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-2210

Diana Cantellops, MD

Cardiology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: CHF, CAD, Valvular Disease, Hypertension

Email: cantellopsd@upmc.edu

Phone: 724-981-6810

Marcelo D. Carattino, PhD

Renal-Electrolyte

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Structure and function of ion channels, Acid-sensing ion channels, Epithelial sodium channel, Tight junctions, Epithelial transport, Physiology of the Urinary bladder

Email: mdc4@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-9075

Andrea Carter, MD, MS

General Internal Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Women's Heath, Medical Education

Email: carterae@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

William J. Ceyrolles, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Email: ceyrolleswj@upmc.edu

Geetha Chalasani, MD

Renal-Electrolyte

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Memory T cells in organ transplantation, B cell – T cell interactions in memory generation, Innate immune activation in organ transplantation, Pathogenesis of chronic rejection

Email: gec12@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-5924

Colby Chamberlain, DO

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Email: chamberlaincl2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7706

Stephen Y. Chan, MD, PhD, FAHA

Cardiology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Pulmonary hypertension, molecular cardiology, precision medicine

Email: chansy@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-383-6030

Divay Chandra, MD, MSc

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: COPD, lung volume reduction

Email: chandrad@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-6494

(Joyce) Chung-Chou H. Chang, PhD

General Internal Medicine

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Survival and Longitudinal Data Analyis, Causal Effect Modeling, Designs of Clinical Trials, Risk Prediction, Machine Learning

Email: changj@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-692-4868

Beibei Bill Chen, PhD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Acute Lung Injury, Protein Ubiquitination, E3 ligase, Small Molecule Drug Discovery

Email: chenb@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-624-2664

Dongshi Chen, PhD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: The mechanism of cell death and inflammation in lung injury and cancer

Email: doc21@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-864-3199

Kong Chen, PhD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Th17 cells, mucosal vaccines, cystic fibrosis, lung transplant

Email: koc5@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-692-2118

Xucai Chen, PhD

Cardiology

Research Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Ultrasound microbubble assisted molecular imaging; drug and gene delivery

Email: chenxx2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-9512

Andy Yi-Ming Cheng, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine, Readmission Reduction, Post-Discharge Follow-Up Programs

Email: chengay2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Huai Y. Cheng, MD, MPH, MS

Geriatrics

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Improve elders' quality of life, develop geriatrics curricula

Email: chenghy@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-2507

Shaoji Cheng, MD

Infectious Diseases

Research Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: The molecular pathogenesis of Candida infection

Email: chengs@dom.pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-9928

Jennifer S Chennat, MD

Gastroenterology

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Therapeutic Endoscopy

Email: chennatjs@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-8132

Jared Chiarchiaro, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: interstitial lung disease, medical education

Email: chiarchiaroj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-3098

Julie Wilson Childers, MD, MS

General Internal Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Palliative Care, Motivational Interviewing, Teaching Communication, Substance Abuse

Email: childersjw2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4834

Kapil Brijmohan Chopra, MD

Gastroenterology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: liver disease; cirrhosis of liver; hepatitis C; fatty liver; portal hypertension

Email: choprak@dom.pitt.edu

Phone: 412-232-8888

Madhu Choudhary, MD

Infectious Diseases

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: HIV and viral hepatitis therapeutic Clinical trials

Email: choudharym@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-383-1675

Simon Chough, MD

Cardiology

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiovascular Disease; Interventional Cardiology

Email: choush@upmc.edu

Phone: 724-258-3966

Edward Chu, MD

Hematology/Oncology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Colorectal cancer, GI Cancer, Cancer pharmacology, cancer drug development, Phase I/II clinical trials, Drug resistance, Chinese herbal medicine

Email: chue2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-6589

Cornelius (Neil) J. Clancy, MD

Infectious Diseases

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Mechanisms of antifungal drug resistance and susceptibility in Candida species, and correlations with therapeutic efficacy

Email: clancyn@dom.pitt.edu

Phone: 412-647-0996

Alexandra Clark, MD

Endocrinology and Metabolism

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: Alexandra.Clark4@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-6146

Melissa P. Clark, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Asthma, Allergies

Email: clarkmp@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-3199

Becky Clarkson, PhD

Geriatrics

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Understanding the brain-bladder connection and developing treatments for urgency incontinence

Email: bdc29@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-647-1270

Rene Claxton, MD, MS

General Internal Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Communication Teaching, Palliative Care, Graduate Medical Education

Email: claxtonrn@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4834

Deborah Jane Co, MD

Rheumatology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Rheumatoid Arthritis and osteoporosis and gout

Email: codj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-784-1466

Andreea Coca, MD, MPH

Rheumatology

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Epidemiology of rheumatic diseases, systemic lupus, erythematosus, Sjogren’s syndrome, uveitis and inflammatory eye disease

Email: cocaa2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7054

Ronald Codario, MD

Endocrinology and Metabolism

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Diabetes, Obesity, Male Hypogonadism

Email: ronald.codario@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-1441

Lan G Coffman, MD, PhD

Hematology/Oncology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Ovarian cancer biology, Tumor microenvironment,Mesenchymal stem cells, Mechanisms of metastasis

Email: coffmanl@mail.magee.edu

Phone: 412-641-2016

Jeffrey S. Cohen, MD FACC

Cardiology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology, Echocardiography

Email: cohenjc@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-781-4860

Brenna Conroy, DO

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Email: conroyb2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-232-5918

Tara Cook, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Palliative Care

Email: cookte2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4834

Jennifer A. Corbelli, MD, MS

General Internal Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Graduate Medical Education, Women's Health, Hospital Medicine, Systematic Review

Email: corbellija@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Timothy E. Corcoran, PhD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: aerosol drug delivery

Email: corcorante@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-624-8918

Julia Kang Cornett, MD

Infectious Diseases

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: cornettjk@upmc.edu

Paola Corti, PhD

Cardiology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: cardiovascular regeneration, globins, embryonic development

Email: pac47@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-624-0463

Chelcie L. Costabile, DO

Cardiology

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiovascular disease

Email: costabilecl@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-380-5030

Peter J Counihan, MD

Cardiology

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiovascular hemodynamics; valvular heart disease

Email: counihanpj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-6296

Malamo E Countouris, MD

Cardiology

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Email: countourisme@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-641-8870

Matthew Culyba, MD, PhD

Infectious Diseases

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Antimicrobial Resistance, Bacterial Evolution

Email: culybamj2@upmc.edu

Michael J. Curren Jr., MD MS

Cardiology

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Clinical informatics, Clinical Cardiology

Email: currenmj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-781-4860

Joshua C Cyktor, PhD

Infectious Diseases

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: the interface of intracellular pathogens, like HIV-1 and Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Email: jcc114@pitt.edu

Jessica E. Cyr, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Academic Hospitalist at VA Pittsburgh

Email: jessica.cyr@va.gov

Phone: 412-822-2222

Chelsea Dahl, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: dahlcf@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Allie Dakroub, MD

General Internal Medicine

Fellow

Email: dakroubah@upmc.edu

Rohit Das, MD

Gastroenterology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Therapeutic Endoscopy

Email: dasr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-3105

Diwakar Davar, MD

Hematology/Oncology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: cancer immunology and immunotherapy; checkpoint inhibition; biomarker development; melanoma

Email: davard@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-7368

Brian M. Davis, PhD

Gastroenterology

Adjunct Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Neurogenic inflammation and role of peripheral nervous system in pancreatic disease

Email: bmd1@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-9745

Esa Matius Davis, MD, MPH, FAAFP

General Internal Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Obesity-Related Maternal and Child Health Outcomes, Tobacco Treatment in Hospitalized Smokers

Email: davisem@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4862

Lydia S. Davis, MD

Cardiology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiac imaging; women's health; cardiovascular disease

Email: davislj2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-367-6484

Laura M. De Castro, MD

Hematology/Oncology

Visiting Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Sickle Cell Disease

Email: decastrolm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-7026

Joy de Luna, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Lung Transplantation

Email: delunaj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-684-3199

Brooke K. Decker, MD

Infectious Diseases

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Preventing healthcare-associated infections, including waterborne and device-associated infections

Email: brooke.decker@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-1696

Allison S DeKosky, MD

General Internal Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: dekoskyas@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

David Demoise, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Clinician Educator

Email: demoisedc@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-2458

Robert Moreau Denshaw, MD

Renal-Electrolyte

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Management of chronic kidney disease

Email: denshawr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-802-3043

Frederick DeRubertis, MD

Endocrinology and Metabolism

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Pituitary and Adrenal Disorders, Diabetes

Email: frederick.derubertis@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-6146

Ranil DeSilva, MD

Renal-Electrolyte

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Chronic kidney disease, Quality improvement, Outcomes associated with hemodialysis vascular access

Email: desilvarn@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-802-3043

Dimiter Stanchev Dimitrov, PhD

Infectious Diseases

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: therapeutic antibodies, viruses, cancer, aging

Email: dsd116@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-4702

Deborah DiNardo, MD, MS

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Teaching Clinical Reasoning, Medical Student and Resident Education, Women’s Health, Cancer Survivorship Care

Email: Deborah.dinardo@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-1709

Sean Doerfler, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: doerflerse2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Yohei Doi, MD, PhD

Infectious Diseases

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Mechanism of antimicrobial resistance in Gram-negative bacteria

Email: DoiY@dom.pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-9445

Alan Domat, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Email: domata@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7706

Robyn T. Domsic, MD, MPH

Rheumatology

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Systemic sclerosis or scleroderma, Diffuse scleroderma, Raynaud phenomenon, Clinical trial, Risk prediction, Risk stratification, Endothelial function, Vascular imaging

Email: rtd4@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-8000

Michael Donahoe, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Hospital Quality Improvement

Email: donahoem@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-383-2049

Leslie Dongell, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Email: dongellll@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7706

Albert D. Donnenberg, PhD

Hematology/Oncology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hematopietic Stem Cell Transplantation, Stem Cell Biology and Therapy, Immune Reconstitution, Cancer Cell Biology, Flow Cytometry

Email: donnenbergad@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-3256

Anna K Donovan, MD, MS

General Internal Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Curriculum Design and Evaluation, Resident and Medical Student Education, Women's Health, Teaching Residents to Teach, High-Value Care

Email: donovanak2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Yan Dorneich, MD

Renal-Electrolyte

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: dorneichy@upmc.edu

Kathleen Dorritie, MD

Hematology/Oncology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, Leukemia, Multiple Myeloma, novel therapeutics for acute myeloid leukemia

Email: dorritieka@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7764

Jan Drappatz, MD

Hematology/Oncology

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Early Clinical Drug Development, Glioblastoma, CNS Lymphoma, Brain Metastases

Email: drappatzj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-2600

Andres Duarte-Rojo, MD, PhD, FACP

Gastroenterology

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Liver transplantation and chronic liver diseases

Email: duarterojoa@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-647-1170

John J Dube, PhD

Endocrinology and Metabolism

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Skeletal Muscle, Lipolysis, Exercise, Bioenergetics, Liver, Adipose, Mitochondria

Email: jjd8@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-780-0156

Howard Dubner, MD

Gastroenterology

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: General Gastroenterology

Email: dubnerhm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-3105

Jeffrey M Dueker, MD, MPH

Gastroenterology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: IBD, quality improvement and patient safety, healthcare utilization, and medical education

Email: duekerjm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7091

Richard H. Duerr, MD

Gastroenterology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Inflammatory bowel disease genetics and functional genomics research; inpatient care of inflammatory bowel disease patients

Email: duerr@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-9497

Eric J. Dueweke, MD

Cardiology

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Developing effective evidence-based cardiac outreach care at community hospitals

Email: duewekeej@upmc.edu

Daniel G. Dunlap, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: dunlapd2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-2210

Partha Dutta, DVM, PhD

Cardiology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Inflammation and hematopoietic stem cell fate in cardiovascular disease and pulmonary hypertension

Email: duttap@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-383-6030

William P. Edwards Jr., MD

Cardiology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Nuclear Cardiology

Email: edwardsjrwp@upmc.edu

Phone: 814-432-7327

Yvonne S. Eisele, PhD

Cardiology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Amyloid diseases

Email: eiseley@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-4438

Mazen El Ali, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: elalim2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-3838

Sami Alexander El-Dalati, MD

Infectious Diseases

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Endocarditis, CIED infections, multidisciplinary care and opioid use disorder

Email: eldalatisa@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-6273

Nancy Ruth Eligator, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: General Gynecology, Caring for Women through All Stages of Life

Email: elignx@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

D. Michael Elnicki, MD

General Internal Medicine

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Medical Education, Clinical Hypertension, Teaching in Ambulatory Settings

Email: elnickim@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-3688

Leisha A Emens, MD, PhD

Hematology/Oncology

Visiting Professor of Medicine

Email: emensla@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-3239

Utibe R. Essien, MD, MPH

General Internal Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Health Services Research, Health Equity, Social Determinants of Health, Workforce Diversity

Email: uessien@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-0811

N. A. Mark Estes, MD, FACC, FHRS

Cardiology

Visiting Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Electrocardiography, Complex Arrhythmias, Pacemakers and ICDs

Email: estesna@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-4690

Tulio Estrada-Quintero, MD, FACC

Cardiology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Adult General Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology, Echocardiography

Email: estrtx@upmc.edu

Phone: 724-588-9830

John Evankovich III, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Molecular Biology of Lung Injury

Email: evankovichjw@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-624-7441

Christopher N. Faber, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: General pulmonology; Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia

Email: fabercn@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-3199

Merritt L. Fajt, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Asthma, Immunologic Disorders

Email: fajtml@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-2615

Bonnie A Falcione, PharmD

Infectious Diseases

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Dr. Falcione aims to identify and improve strategies, including education, to prevent and treat infectious diseases in critically ill patients, and those at risk for critical illness due to the onse

Email: bof2@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-647-6186

Michael A Fallert, MD, FACC

Cardiology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Interventional and Invasive Cardiology

Email: fallertma@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-232-9030

Nauman Farooq, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Clinical outcomes in critically ill patients

Email: farooqn@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Kenneth E. Fasanella, MD

Gastroenterology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Therapeutic Endoscopy; Barrett's Esophagus

Email: fasanellake@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7081

Pouneh K Fazeli, MD, MPH

Endocrinology and Metabolism

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Neuroendocrine adaptations to undernutrition, Pituitary disorders, Amenorrhea/Infertility, Anorexia nervosa-associated bone loss

Email: pkfazeli@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-586-9700

Ning Feng, MD, PhD

Cardiology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: fengn@upmc.edu

Robert J Ferguson, PhD

Hematology/Oncology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cancer Surviovorship, Cancer-Related Cognitive Dysfunction, Palliative Care

Email: fergusonrj2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-5888

Carolyn Fernandes, MD

Infectious Diseases

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Treating travel-related infections, tuberculosis and infections due to Staphylococcus aureus

Email: fernandescr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-7228

Kristian Feterik, MD, MBA

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: feterikk@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Jessica Bon Field, MD, MS

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Email: bonjm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-3098

Michael Jonah Fine, MD, MSc

General Internal Medicine

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Health Services Research, Health Equity, Health Outcomes, Quality of Care

Email: finemj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-360-2206

Toren Finkel, MD, PhD

Cardiology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: aging, mitochondrial function, cellular metabolism, oxidative stress

Email: finkelt@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-4409

Gary S. Fischer, MD

General Internal Medicine

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Use of decision-support and other informatics tools in care improvement and research, electronic patient-doctor communication

Email: fischerg@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Meghan Fitzpatrick, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: HIV, HIV co-infections with COPD

Email: fitzpatrickme2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-7784

William P. Follansbee, MD

Cardiology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Medical Decision Making, Nuclear Cardiology, Cardiac Amyloidosis

Email: follansbeewp@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-3437

Daniel E. Forman, MD

Cardiology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Optimizing physical function in older cardiovascular patients, including clinical and translational initiatives

Email: formand@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-692-2360

Katherine Foust, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Email: foustkm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-232-5918

Jeffrey A. Fowler, DO, FACC, FSCAI

Cardiology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: fowlerja@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-0211

Linda Fried, MD, MPH

Renal-Electrolyte

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Diabetic nephropathy, Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Aging Epidemiology, Kidney failure, chronic Peritoneal dialysis Dialysis

Email: lff9@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-360-3930

Laurence Friedman, MD, CCSP, FACP

Renal-Electrolyte

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Care of patients with solid organ transplants and chronic kidney disease, Medical Education

Email: friedmanle@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-578-9551

Patrizia Fuschiotti, PhD

Rheumatology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Human inflammatory skin diseases; Systemic sclerosis; Cutaneous T cell lymphoma; Human T cell differentiation; Molecular pathways of IL-13 in fibrosis and cancer

Email: paf23@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-9385

Dennis K Gabos, MD, FACC

Cardiology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiology; Interventional Cardiology; Nuclear Cardiology; Echocardiography

Email: gabosd@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-748-6484

Sarah L. Gaffen, PhD

Rheumatology

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Biology of IL-17 and Th17 cells, autoimmunity, signal transduction, oral mucosal immunology, fungal infections, psoriasis

Email: sarah.gaffen@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-8903

Deborah L. Galson, PhD

Hematology/Oncology

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Paget's disease, Multiple Myeloma bone disease, signal transduction, chromatin epigenetics

Email: galson@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-623-1112

Swaytha Ramaraj Ganesh, MD

Gastroenterology

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Liver Diseases, Liver Transplant and post liver transplant related issues

Email: ganesx@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-802-3162

Wentao Gao, MD, PhD

Hematology/Oncology

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: gaow2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-908-9771

Marc C. Gauthier, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Severe Asthma and Pathways of Steroid Resistance in Asthma

Email: gauthierm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-2118

Walid F. Gellad, MD, MPH

General Internal Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Pharmaceutical Policy, Pharmacoepidemiology, Veterans, Medicare Part D

Email: wfg3@pitt.edu

Thomas Generalovich, MD

Cardiology

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiology, Cardiovascular disease

Email: generalovicht3@upmc.edu