Gilles Clermont, MD, MSc

Professor of Critical Care Medicine, Mathematics, Clinical and Translational Science, and Industrial Engineering

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Education & Training

BS, Physics, McGill University, 1977
MD, CM, McGill University, 1983
MS, Physics, University of Montreal, 1982
Internship, Saint Mary’s Hospital, 1984
Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Montreal, 1994
Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 1995

Research, Clinical & Academic Interests

  • Data-driven approaches to detect medical errors
  • In silico modeling of sepsis disease and trauma
  • Glucose homeostasis in the critically ill
  • Epidemiology and comparative effectiveness in critical illness

Hauskrecht M, Batal I, Valko M, Visweswaran S, Cooper GF, Clermont G. Outlier detection for patient monitoring and alerting. Journal of biomedical informatics. 2013 Feb 1;46(1):47-55.

Clermont G, Acker CG, Angus DC, Sirio CA, Pinsky MR, Johnson JP. Renal failure in the ICU: comparison of the impact of acute renal failure and end-stage renal disease on ICU outcomes. Kidney international. 2002 Sep 1;62(3):986-96.

Clermont G, Zenker S. The inverse problem in mathematical biology. Mathematical biosciences. 2015 Feb 1;260:11-5.

Clermont G, Angus DC, Linde-Zwirble WT, Griffin MF, Fine MJ, Pinsky MR. Does acute organ dysfunction predict patient-centered outcomes?. Chest. 2002 Jun 1;121(6):1963-71.

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Faculty, CRISMA Center
Director, Director, Program on Systems Medicine, CRISMA Center
Medical Director, Center for Inflammation and Regenerative Modeling, University of Pittsburgh

Annual Scientific Award, Society of Critical Care Medicine, 2014
Peter Reizenstein Prize, International Society for Quality In Health Care, 2010
Homer R. Warner award, American Medical Informatics Association, 2010