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Department of Medicine

Department of Medicine

 

Department Chair

Mark T. Gladwin, MD

Professor of Medicine

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

Email: gladwinmt@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-9636

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Munira S Abbasi, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Diabetes, Thyroid, Adrenal, Pituitary, Bone Disorders

Email: abbasims@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-232-9150

Rima Abdel-Massih, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Infections in solid organ transplant recipients

Email: abdelmassihr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-7228

Kaleab Z. Abebe, PhD

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

Steven R. Abo, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: GI motility, general gastroenterology

Email: abo@dom.pitt.edu

Phone: 412-641-2135

Antonio Achkar, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Treatment of rheumatic diseases

Email: achkaraa@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-682-2434

Amesh A. Adalja, MD, FIDSA, FACP, FACEP

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Emerging infectious disease, infectious disease policy, bioterrorism, pandemic and hospital preparedness

Email: aadalja@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-6601

Evan C. Adelstein, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Practice of Cardiac Electrophysiology

Email: adelec@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-6272

Gur Adhar, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiac Electrophysiology/Arrythmia

Email: adhargc@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-325-3090

Kevin Affum, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: affumk@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Rohit Aggarwal, MD, MS

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

Shahzad Ahmad, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: General Internal Medicine

Email: ahmads3@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Saleem Ahmed, MD

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

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

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Atherosclerosis; Hypertension

Email: aiyeran@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-802-3012

Fadeke Akanbi, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: akanbif@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Novlette Akinseye-Affum, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: akinseyeaffumnb@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Imad Al Ghouleh, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: NAPDH oxidase-ROS signaling pathway

Email: ima6@pitt.edu

Mohammad Al-bataineh, DVM, MS, PhD

Instructor in Medicine

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

Email: mma57@pitt.edu

Phone: 785-320-0728

Kathryn M Albers, PhD

Adjunct Professor of Medicine

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

Email: kaa2@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-9669

Christopher Carl Allen, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiology Coronary and peripheral vascular disease.

Email: allencc@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-235-1140

Jill M Allenbaugh, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Medical Education, Curriculum Development, Advance Care Planning, Communication

Email: allenbaughjm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Deepa Ambati, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: ambatid@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Zandrea Ambrose, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Studying HIV infection and therapeutics

Email: zaa4@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-624-0512

Carolyn J Anderson, PhD

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

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Academic General Interal Medicine, Sports Medicine

Email: anishea@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-2458

Gerard Apodaca, PhD

Professor of Medicine

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

Email: gla6@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-8893

Leonard Joseph Appleman, MD,PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Genitourinary Malignancies, Experimental Therapeutics

Email: applemanlj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-6507

George Louis Arnold, MD

Clinical Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: General gastroenterology,IBD, liver disease, gastroparesis

Email: arnoldgl@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7087

Robert M. Arnold, MD

Professor of Medicine

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

Email: rabob@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-692-4810

George Aromatorio, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Interventional Cardiology

Email: aromatoriogj@upmc.edu

Phone: 724-698-1830

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

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Sleep, Sleep Apnea, Sleep Fellowship

Email: atwoodcw@upmc.edu

Ihsan Awan, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiovascular Disease, Nuclear Cardiology

Email: awanih@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-664-4124

Khaled Bachour, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Echocardiography, Preventive Cardiology, General Cardiology

Email: bachourk@upmc.edu

Hassan Badrane, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

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

Email: hab42@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-8438

Nathan Bahary, MD, PhD

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

Archana Bandi, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Telehealth, General Endocrinology

Email: archana.bandi@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-6146

Amber E. Barnato, MD, MPH, MS

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Communication, Decision Making, Disparities in End-of-Life Care

Email: aeb2@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-692-4875

Arthur M. Barrie III, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Email: amb145@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-641-2164

William Barrington, MD

Associate 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

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Rheumatology

Email: bassns@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-682-2434

Catherine Baty, DVM, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

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

Email: cjb16@pitt.edu

Raveen Bazaz, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiac Electrophysiology

Email: bazarx@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-802-3372

Jaideep Behari, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Fatty Liver Disease; Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Email: jab31@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-647-1170

Filitsa Bender, MD, FACP

Associate Professor of Medicine

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

Email: fhb5@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-4899

Maggie Kathleen Benson, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Underserved Care, Women's Health, Health Policy and Advocacy

Email: bensonmk@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Alan M Berg, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: osteoporosis and gout

Email: bergam@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-784-1466

Kathryn Berlacher, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine

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

Email: berlacherk@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-3429

Jose F. Bernardo, MD, MPH, FASN

Email: jfb15@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-802-8652

Mamta Bhatnagar, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Palliative Care, Symptom Management, Quality Improvement

Email: bhatnagarm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4834

Lori Marie Bigi, MD MS

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

Professor of Medicine

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

Email: biniond@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7091

Lori Birder, PhD

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

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

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

Email: birrums@upmc.edu

Partha S Biswas, BVSc, MVSc, PhD

Assistant 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

Tatiana Bogdanovich, MD, PhD, MSc

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

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Medical Education, Women's Health

Email: bonifacinoe@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Franklin A. Bontempo, MD

Assistant 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

Associate Professor of Medicine

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

Email: borrerosp@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4841

Stephen Bowser, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiovascular Disease; Interventional Cardiology; Cardiac Catheterization

Email: bowsersa@upmc.edu

Phone: 724-258-3966

Cary Boyd-Shiwarski, MD, PhD

Instructor in Medicine

Academic Interest: Hypertension and Electrolyte Disorders

Email: boydcr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-3118

Michael Boyiadzis, MD,MHSc

Associate 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

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

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

Email: jennifer.brackney@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-3591

Randall E. Brand, MD

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

Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Musocal research in dermatology and gastroenterology.

Email: rmb91@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-3399

Susan Brode, MD

Instructor in Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiac Electrophysiology

Email: brodese@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-4690

Heather Brooks, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Diabetes, Thyroid Nodules, Thyroid Cancer, Hyperthyroidism, Thyroid Disease in Pregnancy

Email: brookshe@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-586-9700

Robert C. Brooks, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Medical Education

Email: robert.brooks@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-3194

Dennis Bruemmer, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Metabolic Disorders and their effects on Cardiovascular Disease

Email: bruemmerd@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-383-6030

Adam M. Brufsky, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine

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

Email: brufskyam@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-641-6500

Jodie Bryk, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Enhanced Care Program

Email: brykja@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Marta Bueno, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: aging, pulmonary fibrosis, mitochondrial dysfunction

Email: mbueno@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-624-2132

Sam A Buffer Jr, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Clinical and Noninvasive Cardiology

Email: buffersa@upmc.com

Phone: 412-367-8202

Thuy D. Bui, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Care for Underserved Populations

Email: buit@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Peter D. Bulova, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Medical Education, International Scholars, Disabilities

Email: bulovapd@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Gregory M. Bump, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Patient Safety and Quality Improvement

Email: bumpgm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Raquel A. Buranosky, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Medicine

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

Email: buranoskyr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Melissa A Burgess, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

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

Email: burgessma@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-6578

Timothy F. Burns, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: burnstf@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-7770

Lisa H. Butterfield, PhD

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Immunotherapy of melanoma and hepatocellular carcinoma

Email: butterfieldl@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-1418

Karin E. Byers, MD, MS

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

Assistant Professor of Medicine

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

Email: camhisl@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-3199

Diana Cantellops, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: CHF, CAD, Valvular Disease, Hypertension

Email: cantellopsd@upmc.edu

Phone: 724-981-6810

Marcelo D. Carattino, PhD

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

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Women's Heath, Residency Education

Email: carterae@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

João L Cavalcante, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Multimodality Imaging for Valvular and Structural Interventions

Email: cavalcantejl@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-6598

Geetha Chalasani, MD

Assistant 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

Sue M. Challinor, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Pituitary and Adrenal Disorders, Cushing's Disease, Acromegaly

Email: suc3@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-586-9714

Stephen Y. Chan, MD, PhD, FAHA

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Pulmonary hypertension, molecular cardiology, precision medicine

Email: chansy@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-383-6030

Divay Chandra, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: COPD, lung volume reduction

Email: chandrad@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-6494

(Joyce) Chung-Chou H. Chang, PhD

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

Associate Professor of Medicine

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

Email: chenb@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-624-8669

Xucai Chen, PhD

Research Associate Professor of Medicine

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

Email: chenxx2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-9512

Shaoji Cheng, MD

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

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Therapeutic Endoscopy

Email: chennatjs@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7083

Douglas W. Chew, BS

Email: chewdw@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-383-7037

Jared Chiarchiaro, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: interstitial lung disease, medical education

Email: chiarchiaroj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-7784

Julie Wilson Childers, MD, MS

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

Professor of Medicine

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

Email: choprak@dom.pitt.edu

Phone: 412-647-4963

Simon Chough, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiovascular Disease; Interventional Cardiology

Email: choush@upmc.edu

Phone: 724-258-3966

Edward Chu, MD

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

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

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: Alexandra.Clark4@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-6146

Melissa P. Clark, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Asthma, Allergies

Email: clarkmp@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-3199

Becky Clarkson, PhD

Research Instructor in Medicine

Academic Interest: Research Interest: Developing clinical tests and diagnostic tools related to bladder dysfunction

Email: bdc29@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-647-1270

Rene Claxton, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine

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

Email: claxtonrn@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4834

Deborah Jane Co, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Rheumatoid Arthritis and osteoporosis and gout

Email: codj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-784-1466

Ronald Codario, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Diabetes, Obesity, Male Hypogonadism

Email: ronald.codario@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-1441

Jeffrey S. Cohen, MD FACC

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology, Echocardiography

Email: cohenjc@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-781-4860

Molly B. Conroy, MD, MPH, FACSM

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Healthy Lifestyle, Weight Management, Cardiovascular Disease Risk Reduction, Exercise, Blood Pressure Control

Email: conroymb@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4870

Jennifer A. Corbelli, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine

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

Email:

Phone: 412-692-4888

Timothy E. Corcoran, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: aerosol drug delivery

Email: corcorante@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-624-8669

Peter J Counihan, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiovascular hemodynamics; valvular heart disease

Email: counihanpj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-6296

Frederick W. Crock, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Echocardiography (TTE,TEE, Stress, Interventional); Valvular Disease; Medical Education (Fellows, Residents, Medical Students)

Email: crockfw@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-7718

Joshua C Cyktor, PhD

Instructor in Medicine

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

Email: jcc114@pitt.edu

Rohit Das, MD

Instructor in Medicine

Email: dasr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7091

Diwakar Davar, MD

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

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

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

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

Visiting Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Sickle Cell Disease

Email: decastrolm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-7026

Joy de Luna, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Lung Transplantation

Email: delunaj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-684-3199

Brooke K. Decker, MD

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

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: dekoskyas@upmc.edu

James P DeLany, PhD

Research Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes, Racial Disparities in Health Risks, Insulin Sensitivity, Mass Spectrometry

Email: jpd21@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-692-2848

Daniel DeLo, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, gout

Email: delodl@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-854-3491

David Demoise, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Clinician Educator

Email: demoisedc@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-2458

Robert Moreau Denshaw, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Management of chronic kidney disease

Email: denshawr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-802-3043

Frederick DeRubertis, MD

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Pituitary and Adrenal Disorders, Diabetes

Email: frederick.derubertis@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-6146

Ranil DeSilva, MD

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

Deborah DiNardo, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Email: Deborah.dinardo@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-1709

Yohei Doi, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

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

Email: DoiY@dom.pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-9445

Robyn T. Domsic, MD, MPH

Assistant 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

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Hospital Quality Improvement

Email: donahoem@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-383-2049

Albert D. Donnenberg, PhD

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: 412-623-7781

Anna K Donovan, MD, MS

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

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Email: dorneichy@upmc.edu

Kathleen Dorritie, MD

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

Associate Professor of Medicine

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

Email: drappatzj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-6507

John J Dube, PhD

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

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: General Gastroenterology

Email: dubnerhm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-3105

Anwar Dudekula, MD

Clinical Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: dudekulaan@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Richard H. Duerr, MD

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

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

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

Email: duewekeej@upmc.edu

Michael Andrew Dunn, MD, FACP

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Liver Disease; Personalized Medicine; Techology

Email: dunnma@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-4932

Partha Dutta, DVM, PhD

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

Patricia K. Eagon, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Role of sex hormones and alcohol related to liver disease

Email: pkeagon2@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-9502

Dennis Eberz, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiovascular Disease; HOCM; Resident Training

Email: eberzda@upmc.edu

William P. Edwards Jr., MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Nuclear Cardiology

Email: edwardsjrwp@upmc.edu

Phone: 814-432-7327

Nancy Ruth Eligator, MD

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

Professor of Medicine

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

Email: elnickim@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-3688

Francis Ergina, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology

Email: erginafl@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-664-4124

Tulio Estrada-Quintero, MD, FACC

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Adult General Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology, Echocardiography

Email: estrtx@upmc.edu

Phone: 724-588-9830

Christopher N. Faber, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: General pulmonology; Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia

Email: fabercn@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-3199

Merritt L. Fajt, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Asthma, Immunologic Disorders

Email: fajtml@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-2615

Bonnie A Falcione, PharmD

Assistant 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

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Interventional and Invasive Cardiology

Email: fallertma@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-232-9030

Amy H. Farkas, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Email: farkasa2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4889

Kenneth E. Fasanella, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Therapeutic Endoscopy; Barrett's Esophagus

Email: fasanellake@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7071

Alison Jazwinski Faust, MD, MHS

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Liver disease

Email: jazwinskiab@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-1170

Robert J Ferguson, PhD

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

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

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: feterikk@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Jessica Bon Field, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Email: bonjm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-6494

Michael Jonah Fine, MD, MSc

Professor of Medicine

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

Email: finemj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-360-2206

Gary S. Fischer, MD

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

Instructor in Medicine

Academic Interest: HIV, HIV co-infections with COPD

Email: fitzpatrickme2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-7784

William P. Follansbee, MD

Professor of Medicine

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

Email: follansbeewp@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-3437

Daniel E Forman, MD

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

Julien J. Fourcade, PharmD, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: spontaneous and vaccine-induced T cell immune responses against melanoma and other solid tumors in cancer patients, and their interaction with cancer cells and other immune cell subsets involved in an

Email: fourcadejj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-3244

Fadi Francis, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Liver Disease

Email: francisff@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-4963

Scott Freeman, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Quality Improvement, Pain Management

Email: freemansd@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-2426

Linda Fried, MD, MPH

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

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

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

Email: friedmanle@upmc.edu

Patrizia Fuschiotti, PhD

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

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

Professor of Medicine

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

Email: sarah.gaffen@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-8903

Mahesh Gajendran, MD, MPH

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: gajendranm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Deborah L. Galson, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

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

Email: galson@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-623-1112

Rina Gandhi, MD, FACC

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Preventative Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology, Clinical Cardiology

Email: kulkarnira@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-777-4386

Swaytha Ramaraj Ganesh, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

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

Email: ganesx@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-4932

Walid F. Gellad, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Medicine

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

Email: wfg3@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-365-4900

Thomas Generalovich, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiology, Cardiovascular disease

Email: generalovicht3@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-232-9030

Amelia Gennari, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Geriatric Patient Centered Medical Home

Email: gennaria@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-2700

Lawrence Gerber, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Teaching Hospital Medicine, Inpatient Hospitalist Procedures

Email: Lawrence.Gerber@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-3640

Kevin F. Gibson, MD

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Clinical & Translational Studies of IPF, Sarcoidosis, Autoimmune Lung Disease, and Occupational Lung Disease

Email: gibsonkf@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-624-7225

Daniel Giesler, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: gieslerdl@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Rabindra Girdhar, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Clinical and Interventional Cardiology

Email: girdrr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-621-1500

Rachel J. Givelber, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Sleep Disorders, Sleep Apnea

Email: givelberrj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-2211

Mark T. Gladwin, MD

Professor of Medicine

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

Email: gladwinmt@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-9636

Christine Marie Glaser, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Inpatient Hospice, Family Hospice, Inpatient Palliative Care Consultant

Email: garciacm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-2394

Kenneth Gold, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: goldkn@upmc.edu

Phone: 724-935-1130

Michael S Gold, PhD

Adjunct Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Clinical features of pain syndromes

Email: msg22@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-5367

Elena A. Goncharova, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Metabolism, Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Email: eag59@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-8474

Alda Maria R. Gonzaga, MD, MS

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Medicine-Pediatrics, Adolescent Health, Women's Health

Email: gonzagaa@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

C. Bernie Good, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Medication Safety, Veterans Affairs, Pharmacy Benefits Management, Conflicts of Interest

Email: chester.good@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-2201

John Gorcsan III, MD

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiac mechanics, echocardiography, pacing therapy heart failure, mechanical circulatory support

Email: gorcsanj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-6570

Adam J. Gordon, MD MPH FACP DFASAM CMRO

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Research, clinical, and teaching foci on healthcare for vulnerable patients

Email: adam.gordon@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-2214

Thomas Grau, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Preoperative and Perioperative Medicine

Email: grautc@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-1239

Susan L. Greenspan, MD

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Osteoporosis, Falls, and Fractures

Email: greenspn@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-692-2477

Julia B. Greer, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: GI cancer epidemiology and medical education

Email: greerjb@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-578-9525

Alyssa D. Gregory, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Lung Cancer

Email: adg56@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-802-5543

Michelle Griffith, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Diabetes, General Endocrinology, Telemedicine, Models of Care Delivery

Email: griffithml@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-586-9700

Christine Lee Gulati, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Internal Medicine

Email: gulaticl@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7075

Vijay K. Gulati, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Interventional Cardiology, Cardiology

Email: gulativk@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-781-4860

Shikha Gupta, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: General Pulmonary Medicine, Resident Education

Email: guptas5@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-3199

Indrani Halder, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiovascular Disease; Genetics, Racial differences in Cardiovascular disease

Email: halderi@upmc.edu

Elias K. Halvas, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Development of technologies for HIV detection; detection and quantification HIV minor species

Email: HalvasE@dom.pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-8152

Megan E Hamm, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Qualitative Methodology, Evaluation, Patient Experience

Email: hammme2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-0280

Steven M. Handler, MD, PhD, CMD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Medication and patient safety for older adults in a variety of settings

Email: handler@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-864-1878

Joseph T. Hanlon, PharmD, MS

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Relationship between medication use and geriatric syndromes

Email: jth14@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-864-2507

Janel Hanmer, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Health-Related Quality of Life Measurement, Population Health

Email: hanmerjz@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-586-9850

Reem M Hanna, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: hannarm2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Jaishree Hariharan, MD

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Quality Improvement, Primary Care, Curriculum Development, Medical Education

Email: hariharanj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Sundaram Hariharan, MD

Clinical Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Recurrent and De novo Diseases After Renal Transplantation, BKV infection After Renal Transplantation, Long-term Kidney Transplant Survival, Surrogate Markers for Long-term Kidney Transplant Outcome

Email: hariharans@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-5688

Matthew E. Harinstein, MD, FACC, FASE

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Non-invasive imaging, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, transcatheter aortic valve replacement, cardiac risk assessment of solid organ transplant candidates

Email: harinsteinme@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-664-4124

Janet Rose Harrison, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Women's GI

Email: harrisonj@dom.pitt.edu

Phone: 412-641-2172

Lee H. Harrison, MD

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Epidemiology and molecular epidemiology of bacterial pathogens

Email: lharriso@edc.pitt.edu

Phone: 412-624-1599

Peggy B. Hasley, MD, MHSc

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: General Internal Medicine, Residency Education, Curricular Development and Evaluation

Email: hasleypb@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Shuja Hassan, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Geriatrician for the HELP (Hospital Elder Life Program) at Shadyside

Email: hassans@msx.upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-2700

Leslie R. M. Hausmann, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Health Disparities, Bias and Dicrimination, Pain Management, Arthritis, Positive Psychology

Email: Leslie.hausmann@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-2112

Brian Sanjay Heist, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: International Medical Education, Clinical Reasoning

Email: heistb@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-1702

David J. Helfrich, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Autoimmune disease, inflammatory arthritis, osteoporosis, metabolic bone disease

Email: helfrichdj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-854-3491

Bradley T. Heppner, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Interventional Cardiology, Cardiology

Email: heppnerbt@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-781-4860

James Gordon Herman, MD

Visiting Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: cancer epigenetics with a particular focus on upper aerodigestive cancer (lung and esophagus) Early Detection of Lung Cancer, Predictive and Prognostic Biomarkers

Email: hermanj3@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-7769

Scott Herrle, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Teaching Physical Examination Skills and Clinical Reasoning

Email: herrles@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-360-3832

Darla B. Hess, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Pregnant patients with heart disease and echocardiography

Email: hessdb@upmc.edu

Phone: 814-432-7327

Ken S. Ho, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Anal HPV Diagnosis and Management, HIV-AIDS prevention research and retention in care of HIV/AIDS

Email: hok2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-383-1675

Erika Lee Hoffman, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: erika.hoffman@med.va.gov

Phone: 412-688-6237

William Hoffman, MD

Instructor in Medicine

Academic Interest: memory B cell activation and its relationship to acute transplant allograft rejection

Email: hoffmanw@upmc.edu

Jae Ho Hong, MD, AAHIVS

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Multi-drug resistant bacterial infection

Email: jae.hong@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-6146

Charles Horn, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Neurobiology of vagus nerve signaling

Email: chorn@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-623-1417

Mara J Horwitz, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Metabolic Bone Diseases, Osteoporosis, Calcium Disorders

Email: horwitz@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-692-2848

John Robert Hotchkiss, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Quantitative approaches to medical education, Analysis of physiologic patterns, Mechanical ventilation, Dialysis

Email: HotchkissJR@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-9073

Rebecca P Hughey, PhD

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Assembly of the epithelial sodium channel, Role of Muc1 in acute kidney injury, MUC1 mucin synthesis processing and trafficking, Apical membrane trafficking in polarized epithelia

Email: hugheyr@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-8949

Susan C. Hunt, MD

Professor of Medicine

Email: huntsc3@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-3927

Yong Gil Hwang, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Rheumatoid arthritis, Immnosenescence, Patient reported outcome, Geriatric rheumatology, Immunosenescence, Autoimmunity with aging

Email: hwangyg@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-383-8000

Youko Ikeda, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Lower urinary tract cell physiology

Email: yoi4@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-5939

Annie Im, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Stem Cell transplant and graft-versus-host-disease

Email: imap@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7764

Ana Inashvili, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: inashvilia@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Fatima Iqbal, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Lung Transplantation

Email: iqbalf@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-3199

Jeffrey S. Isenberg, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Nitric Oxide, Wound Healing

Email: jsi5@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-5853

Edwin (Ed) K. Jackson, PhD

Professor of Medicine, Secondary Appointment

Academic Interest: Pre-Clinical cardiovascular & renal pharmacology, Paracrine & autocrine pharmacology of purines & estrogen metabolites, Development of intellectual property

Email: edj@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-1505

Sandeep Jain, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Clinical Electrophysiology; Atrial Fibrillation Therapies

Email: jainsk@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-6272

Jun Ho Jang, PhD

Research Instructor in Medicine

Academic Interest: COPD, Aging, DNA damage/repair

Email: jangj2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-624-7225

Rachel C. Jankowitz, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Breast Cancer, Breast Cancer Risk and Primary Prevention

Email: jankowitzr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-641-4530

Constance A. Jennings, MD

Visiting Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: COPD, Emphysema

Email: jenningsca@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-3199

Manisha Jhamb, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: chronic kidney disease, end stage renal disease, sleep apnea in dialysis patients

Email: jhambm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-7062

Elena Jiménez Gutiérrez, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine, Underserved Populations, Global Health

Email: jimenezgutierreze@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Bruce A. Johnson, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Lung Transplant

Email: johnsonba2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-2211

James R. Johnston, MD

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Diabetic nephropathies, Hypertension, Immunosuppresive agents, Kidney failure, acute Kidney transplantation Kidney, polycystic, autosomal dominant, Medical Education

Email: Jamiej@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-647-7157

Charles Jonassaint, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Technology Interventions for Managing Stress and Pain among Undeserved Populations

Email: jonassaintcr@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-586-9850

Naudia N. Jonassaint, MD, MHS

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Liver Disease

Email: jonassaintnl@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-1170

Sarah A Jones, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Email: jonessa3@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Franziska Jovin, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: jovinff@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Michael J Jurczak, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hepatic Insulin Resistance, Lipid Metabolism, Lipotoxicity, Metabolism, Metabolic Flux, Isotope Tracers

Email: jurczakm@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-7006

Hoda Kaldas, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Quality improvement and patient safety, Online case-based teaching

Email: kaldash@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-7157

Nitin Muralidhar Kamat, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Care of patients with chronic kidney disease, Outcomes in patients with acute renal failure in the ICU, Clinical Nephrology

Email: kamatnm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-7157

Anthony Kanai, PhD

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction Following Spinal Cord Injury, PDE5 Inhibition of Afferents

Email: ajk5@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-624-1430

Dayakar Kancherla, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hospital Medicine

Email: kancherlad@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4882

Tamir Kanias, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Red Blood Cell Storage, Transfusion, Hemolysis

Email: tak77@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-624-5004

Maria G. Kapetanaki, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Molecular Biology, Functional Genomics

Email: mak72@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-624-7426

Wishwa N. Kapoor, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Health Services Research, Patient-Centered Care, Quality of Health Care, Clinical and Translational Science, Syncope, Community-Acquired Pneumonia

Email: kapoorwn@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4821

Esra Karslioglu- French, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Thyroid, Parathyroid, Pituitary and Adrenal Diseases

Email: karslioglufrenche@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-586-9700

Ossama B. Kashlan, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Ion channels, Epithelial sodium channel, Allosteric regulation, Post-translational processing, Protein structure-function

Email: obk2@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-9277

Daniel J. Kass, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Email: kassd2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-624-7225

Gregory James Kato, MD

Visiting Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Sickle cell disease, pulmonary hypertension, erythroid differentiation, clinical and translational research, Phase I drug tirals, drug development, endothelial function

Email: katogj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-3017

William E. Katz, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Interventional Echocardiography. Director of Adult Echocardiography Laboratory

Email: katzwe@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-2545

Brett A. Kaufman, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Mitochondrial stress and dysfunction in disease

Email: bkauf@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-6031

Dio Kavalieratos, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Palliative Care in Non-Malignant Illness, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research

Email: diok@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-246-6929

John A Kellum, MD

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: critical care nephrology, sepsis and multi-organ failure,clinical epidemiology

Email: kellumja@ccm.upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-8110

Erin E. Kershaw, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Obesity, Metabolism, Diabetes, Lipid Metabolism, Glucose Metabolism, Adipose Tissue Biology

Email: kershawe@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-648-9043

Asif Khalid, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Pancreatic disorders, Therapeutic Endoscopy

Email: khalida@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7079

Silpa Kilaru, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Lung Transplantation

Email: kilarusd@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-2211

Kang Kim, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Ultrasound-based noninvasive multi-modality imaging

Email: kangkim@upmc.edu

Linda A. King, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Palliative Care

Email: kingl@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4834

Michael Kingsley, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Neurogastroenterology & Motility

Email: kingsleymj@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-864-7075

John M. Kirkwood, MD

Professor of Medicine

Email: kirkwoodjm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-623-7707

Joseph E. Kiss, MD

Professor of Medicine

Email: jkiss@itxm.org

Phone: 412-209-7326

Thomas R. Kleyman, MD

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: hypertension, Na channel, K channel, epithelial cell biology

Email: kleyman@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-647-3121

Carl D. Koch, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Nitric Oxide, Microbiome, Pulmonary Hypertension

Email: kochcd@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-648-3098

Amar Kohli, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Consultation Medicine, Generalist Track, Combined Ambulatory Medicine Pediatrics Clerkship

Email: kohlia@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

Mary Korytkowski, MD

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Hypoglycemia, Diabetes, PCOS, Insulin Resistance

Email: mtk7@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-586-9700

Jeff D. Krackow, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Non-Invasive Cardiology

Email: krackowjd@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-367-8202

Kevin L. Kraemer, MD, MSc

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Substance-Use Disorders, HIV, Quality of Care, Primary Care, Faculty Career Development

Email: kraemerkl@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4843

Elisabeth H. Kramer, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Nutrition Support, General Gastroenterology

Email: kramereh@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-578-9549

John W. Kreit, MD

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Medical education, Pulmonary physiology, Respiratory failure, Pulmonary embolism

Email: kreitjw@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-2118

David A. Kristo, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Sleep Medicine

Email: kristoda@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-2880

Frank J. Kroboth, MD

Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Resident Education, Graduate Medical Education

Email: krobothf2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-4888

F. Aura Kullmann, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Physiology and pharmacology of the urinary bladder

Email: aurak@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-383-5958

William Kunsman, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

Email: kunsmanwe@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-777-4375

Eun Jeong Kwak, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Academic Interest: Fungal infections in organ transplant

Email: KwakeJ@upmc.edu