News Archive

February 2020

Five Former Fellows Attain Neurocritical Care Certification
February 19, 2020

In a first for the UPMC Multidisciplinary Critical Care Training Program (MCCTP), five former fellows have passed the Neurocritical Care certification examination. Namir Khandker, MD trained in the two-year Adult Neurologic Critical Care Program while Vikram Balakumar, MD, Ruth Musselman,…read more...

UPMC receives $3.7 million PCORI award to improve care for patients with sepsis and pneumonia
February 18, 2020

Novel adaptive design aims to optimize at-home interventions to reduce complications and readmission risk for sepsis and pneumonia survivors

The UPMC Center for High-Value Health Care, a nonprofit research organization housed within UPMC Insurance Services, announced Feb. 19, 2020 it has…read more...