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Department of Medicine

Department of Medicine

  Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

EDUCATION AND TRAINING



FELLOWSHIP


Ian Barbash, MD

Postdoctoral Scholar (T32/F32), Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
UPMC Montefiore Hospital - NW628
3459 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Phone: 412-648-3098
Fax: 412-692-2260
Email: barbashij@upmc.edu
Fellowship Coordinator: Stacie Truszkowski

Education & Training

2006 - Williams College - BA, Biology
2010 - Harvard Medical School - MD
2010-2013 - Massachusetts General Hospital - Residency, Internal Medicine
2016 - UPMC - Fellowship, Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine


Bio

After receiving his B.A. in Biology at Williams College in 2006, Dr. Barbash spent the next four years in pursuit of his M.D. at Harvard Medical School, where he completed the requirements for his degree in 2010. Dr. Barbash remained in the Boston area for his residency at Massachusetts General Hospital, where he was recognized for his excellence in clinical teaching with a Harvard Medical School Teaching Award in 2012 and a Senior Resident Teaching Award in 2013. After completing his intensive inpatient clinical training, Dr. Barbash is now working with Dr. Jeremy Kahn conducting health services research in critical care outcomes. Dr. Barbash is interested in the impact of health policy and the health system structure on processes and outcomes of care for acutely ill patients. Outside of his clinical and research interests, he enjoys spending time cooking and exploring Pittsburgh with his wife and son.

Research Interests

Critical Care Outcomes
Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety
Impact of Health Policy on Processes and Outcomes of Care

Key Publications

Barbash IJ, Kahn JM. Organizational approaches to improving resuscitation effectiveness. Critical Care Clinics. 2015 Jan;31(1):165-176.

Alvarez RA, Barbash IJ, and Rose JJ. "Bosentan for Sarcoidosis-associated Pulmonary Hypertension, Age-adjusted D-Dimer Levels in Pulmonary Embolism, and Mean Arterial Blood Pressure Targets in Septic Shock." AJRCCM 2014 190(8):948-949.

Barbash IJ, Hibbert KA, Malhotra A. “Pulmonary.” in Pocket Medicine. Fifth edition. M. Sabatine, Ed. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014.

Donnino MW, Carney E, Cocchi MN, Barbash I, Chase M, Joyce N, Chou PP, Ngo L. Thiamine Deficiency in Critically Ill Patients with Sepsis. Journal of Critical Care 2010 Dec;25(4):576-81.