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Department of Medicine

  Division of General Internal Medicine

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photo Alda Maria R. Gonzaga, MD, MS

Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics

Director, Combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residency

Director, Progressive Evaluation and Referral Center (PERC)

UPSOM Advisory Dean

Email: gonzagaa@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Contact
Office: UPMC Montefiore Hospital, Suite 933W
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
 
Phone: 412-692-4888
Fax: 412-692-4499
E-mail: gonzagaa@upmc.edu
Administrative Assistant:
Pauline Zorosak
Email: freep@upmc.edu
Phone: 412-683-7647
Education and Training
Education
BA, Wellesley College, 1996
MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2000
MS, Medical Education, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2006
Training
Combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residency, University Health Center of Pittsburgh, 2004
Clinical Interest
Alda Maria Gonzaga, MD, MS, joined the Division of General Internal Medicine faculty in 2004 focusing on adolescent and women's health. In 2006, she established the Progressive Evaluation and Referral Center (PERC) housed within the UPP General Internal Medicine clinic to accept patients with chronic health concerns transferring care from pediatrics to adult-oriented health care.
Educational Interest
She was appointed Program Director of the Combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program in 2008. She has always had a strong interest in patient-doctor communication skills, including motivational interviewing and universal precautions for patients of varying levels health literacy. She is also interested in education in and around quality improvement, patient safety, and clinical reasoning.
Publications
For my complete bibliography, Click Here.
Notable Achievements
UPSOM SNMA Black Bag Award, 2016
UPSOM Nominee for the National Arnold P. Gold Humanism in Medicine Award, 2015
Member, Academy of Master Educators, 2012
Fellow, American College of Physicians, 2010
Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics, 2005