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Michael Pinsky, MD, Receives 2020 ATS Assembly on CC Annual Lifetime Achievement Award
Thursday, July 02, 2020 4:58 PM

Professor and vice chair Emeritus Michael Pinsky, MD, has been selected to receive the 2020 American Thoracic Society Assembly on Critical Care Annual Lifetime Achievement Award. The award is given in recognition and appreciation of Dr. Pinsky’s career dedicated to research and teaching of the science and practice of… Read more…

REMAP-CAP TO PARTNER WITH EISAI ON INNOVATIVE TRIAL TO COMBAT COVID

The Global Coalition for Adaptive Research (GCAR), in collaboration with UPMC, and Eisai Co., Ltd. announced on June 30,…

CCM Chair Appointed UPMC's Chief Healthcare Innovation Officer

UPMC announced, on June 22, 2020, the appointment of Derek C. Angus, MD, MPH as UPMC chief healthcare innovation officer. His appointment comes…

Jane Guttendorf, DNP, CRNP Achieves 40-Year Employment Milestone with UPMC

Advanced Practice Provider Jane Guttendorf, DNP, CRNP celebrated 40-years employment with UPMC on June 9, 2020. She began her career…

Promoted: Raghavan Murugan, MD, MS to Professor and David Wallace MD, MPH to Associate Professor

The Department of Critical Care Medicine is pleased to announce the promotion of two faculty members: Raghavan Murugan, MD, MS…

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