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Three CCM Faculty Appointed to Academy of Master Educators
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 5:34 PM

The Department of Critical Care Medicine announces the appointment of three faculty members who have been appointed to the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Academy of Master Educators, which recognizes and rewards excellence in medical education. Melinda Hamilton, MD, MS; Jason Moore, MD, MS; and Christopher Schott, MD, MS… Read more…

Three Advanced Practice Providers Promoted

The Department of Critical Care Medicine announces the promotion of three advanced practice providers, effective August 15, 2021. Their new…

CCM investigators: monoclonal antibody trial results

UPMC and Pitt Provide First Results of Largest Comparative Randomized Trial of Monoclonal Antibody Treatment for COVID-19

PITTSBURGH (9/8/2021) β€“ Monoclonal antibodiesβ€”an…

Ake Grenvik, MD, PhD, MCCM | 1929-2021

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Raj Ramanan, MD appointed ECMO medical director

Assistant professor Raj Ramanan, MD has been appointed the ECMO medical director for UPMC Presbyterian. In this role, Dr. Ramanan…

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