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photo Gregory M. Bump, MD

Director for GME Quality and Safety

Email: bumpgm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Contact
Office: UPMC Montefiore, Suite W933
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
 
Phone: 412-692-4888
Fax: 412-692-4892
E-mail: bumpgm@upmc.edu
Administrative Assistant:
Julie Mastro
Address: 200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Email: mastroja@upmc.edu
Phone: 412-692-4824
Education and Training
Education
MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2000
Training
Internal Medicine Residency, University of Michigan Health System, 2003
Chief Medical Resident, University of Michigan Health System, 2004
Research Interest
Dr. Bump's research focuses on medical education of patient safety and quality improvement.
Clinical Interest
Dr. Bump is a practicing general internal medicine physician that sees both inpatients at Montefiore Hospital in Pittsburgh as well as outpatients at the General Internal Medicine South clinic in the South Hills area of Pittsburgh. Dr. Bump provides care for patients ranging from late adolescence to senior citizens. Dr. Bump cares for common medical conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, lung disease and liver disease. Dr. Bump is also experienced with musculoskeletal conditions as well as seeing patients whose illnesses have not yet been diagnosed.
Educational Interest
Dr. Bump takes pride in educating the next generation of doctors. Dr. Bump teaches medical students as well as residents and fellows. His educational interests include teaching the fundamental skills of being a practicing doctor. This includes skills in interviewing and examining patients. He also educates on topics of population health. At the resident and fellow level he regularly educates on patient and quality improvement.
Publications
For my complete bibliography, Click Here.
Selected Publications:
Bump, GM, Coots, N, Liberi, CA, Minnier, TE, Phrampus PE, Gosman, G, Metro DG, McCausland JA, Buchert A. Comparing Trainee and Staff Perceptions of Patient Safety Culture. Academic Medicine. 2016.
Rodriguez, D, Branstetter, BF, Agarwal, V, Palfey, S, Ching, KC, Bump, GM, Hughes, MA. Incidence of Complications Following Fluoroscopically-guided Lumbar Punctures and Myelograms. American Journal Roentgenology. 2016; 206(1): 20-25.
Kulkarni HS, Chey, WD, Mookherjee, S, Saint, S, Bump, GM. Taking the Detour. Clinical Care Conundrums. Journal of Hospital Medicine. 2015; 10 (10): 686-90.
Bump, GM, Calabria, J, Gosman, G, Eckart, C, Metro, DG, Jasti, H, McCausland, JB, Itri, JN, Patel, RM, Bucher, A. Evaluating the Clinical Learning Environment: Resident and Fellow Perceptions of Patient Safety Culture. Journal Graduate Medical Education. 2015; 7 (1): 109-122.
Bump, GM. Residents' Final Transition: The Graduation Clinic Hand-off. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2015; 30 (2): 145-6.
Gonzalo, JD, Bump, GM, Huang, GC, Herzig, SJ. Implementation and Evaluation of a Multidisciplinary Systems-Focused Internal Medicine Morbidity and Mortality Conference. Journal of Graduate Medical Education. 2014; 6(1): 139-146.
Owlia, M, Yu, L, Deible, C, Hughes, MA, Jovin, F, Bump, GM. Head CT scan overuse in frequently admitted medical patients. American Journal of Medicine. 2014; 127 (5): 406-410.
Bump, GM, Zimmer, SM, McNeil, MA, Elnicki, DM. Hold-over admissions: are they educational for residents?. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2014; 29 (3): 463-467.
Michaelsen, K, Sanders, JL, Zimmer, SM, Bump, GM. Overcoming Patient Barriers to Discussing Physician Hand Hygiene: Do Patients Prefer Electronic Reminders to Other Methods. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 2013; 34 (9): 929-934.
Leng, S, Nallamothu, BK, Saint, S, Appleman, LJ, Bump, GM. Clinical Problem Solving. Simple and complex. N Engl J Med. 2013 Jan 3;368(1):65-71. New England Journal of Medicine. 2013; 368 (1): 65-71.
Notable Achievements
Fellow, American College of Physicians, 2015
Member, Academy of Master Educators, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2012-2017