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photo Suzanne J Templer, DO, FACP, FIDSA

Infectious Diseases

Associate Professor of Medicine


Office: 3708 Fifth Ave
Medical Arts Building, Suite 400.16
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Administrative Assistant:
Mary Ann Brown
Address: 3601 Fifth Avenue
Suite 5B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-648-6273
Education and Training
DO, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2002
Rotating Osteopathic Internship, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2002
Internal Medicine Residency, Lehigh Valley Health Network, 2003
Infectious Disease Fellowship, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2006
Research Interest
Dr. Templer's research interest is in the intersection between leadership skills and maintaining wellbeing during medical training.
Clinical Interest
Nontuberculous mycobacterial disease- including MDROs
Educational Interest
Dr. Templer received training as a professional development coach and specializes in Leadership curriculum development and delivery in the UME realm centered around emotional intelligence and professional identity formation. Another area of interest is wellbeing, especially in helping learners develop skills during medical training that allow them to remain resilient once they complete training and go into practice. She is also passionate about LGBTQI education and advocacy.
Notable Achievements
Outstanding Advisor Award, 2017
Outstanding Advisor Award, 2018