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photo Shuja Hassan, MD


Medical Director, UPMC Canterbury Place


Phone: 412-623-2700

Office: 5200 Centre Ave
Suite 405
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Phone: 412-623-2700
Fax: 412-623-1235
Administrative Assistant:
Eileen Taylor
Address: 3471 Fifth Ave, Suite 500
Kaufmann Medical Bldg
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-692-2385
Fax: 412-692-2370
Education and Training
M.B.B.S., King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan, 1987
Medical Extern, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, 1990
PGY1 Medical Internship, SUNY, Downstate Medical Center, Kings County Hosp, 1991
Medical Residency, New Rochelle Hospital Medical Center, 1993
Geriatric Fellowship, UPMC Shadyside, Pittsburgh, PA, 1999
Clinical Interest
Dr. Hassan provides primary care and consultative services to older adults at UPMC Senior Care-Shadyside. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Geriatrics. Dr Hassan is also the Medical Director at UPMC Canterbury Place, a long-term care facility.
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Selected Publications:
Rubin, F. H., Williams, J. T., Lescisin, D. A., Mook, W. J., Hassan, S., Inouye, S. K. Replicating the hospital elder life program in a community hospital and demonstrating effectiveness using quality improvement methodology. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2006; 54(6): 969-74.
Rubin, F. H., Neal, K., Fenlon, K., Hassan, S., Inouye, S. K. Sustainability and scalability of the hospital elder life program at a community hospital. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2011; 59(2): 359-65.