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Department of Medicine

Department of Medicine

   Internal Medicine Residency Program

Life Changing Residency

 

 

 

 

Faculty Research Projects for LEAD

 

Cardiology

 

Fellowship Director:
Katie Berlacher
Assistant:

Denise Goppman
(412) 647-3429
goppmanda@upmc.edu

Research Point Person:
Stephen Chan
Assistant:
Diane Margaria
(412) 383-6030
margariad@upmc.edu

Research Point Person:
Samir Saba
Assistant:
Bonnie Burgman
(412) 802-3372
burgmanbl@upmc.edu


Dennis Bruemmer, MD, PhD
João L. Cavalcante, MD
Stephen Y. Chan, MD, PhD
Partha Dutta, DVM, PhD
Imad Al Ghouleh, PhD
John Gorcsan III, MD
Sandeep Jain, MD
Brett Kaufman, PhD
Jared W. Magnani, MD, MSc
Matthew Muldoon, MD, MPH
Suresh R. Mulukutla, MD
John J. Pacella, MD, MS

Samir Saba, MD
Guy Salama, PhD
Erik Schelbert, MD, MS
Iain Scott, PhD
Sruti Shiva, PhD
Marc A. Simon, MD, MS
Prem Soman, MD, PhD
Cynthia St. Hilaire, PhD
Adam Straub, PhD
Flordeliza Villanueva, MD
Timothy Wong, MD, MS


Endocrinology

 

Fellowship Director:
Maja Stefanovic-Racic
Assistant:

Lorrie Fox
(412) 586-9884
Johnsonia2@upmc.edu


Research Point Person:
Maja Stefanovic-Racic
Assistant:
Lorrie Fox
(412) 586-9884
Johnsonia2@upmc.edu


Michael Jurczak, PhD

Erin E. Kershaw, MD
Linda Siminerio, RN, PhD

 


Gastroenterology

 

Fellowship Director:
Kenneth E. Fasanella
Assistant:
Kim Luketic
(412) 864-7071
kil6@pitt.edu

  Research Point Person:
Kenneth Fasanella
Assistant:
Kim Luketic
(412) 864-7071
kil6@pitt.edu


David G. Binion, MD

Robert E. Schoen, MD, MPH
Dhiraj Yadav, MD, MPH

 


General Internal Medicine

 

Fellowship Director:
Kevin Kraemer /
Carla Spagnoletti
Assistant:
Annette Sampson
(412) 683-7647
Sampsonam2@upmc.edu

 

Research Point Person:
Wishwa N. Kapoor
Assistant:
Kathy Nosko
(412) 692-4821
noskoka@upmc.edu


Bob Arnold, MD

Sonya Borrero, MD, MS
Esa Davis, MD, MPH
Michael J. Fine, MD, MSc
Walid Gellad, MD, MPH
Leslie R. M. Hausmann, PhD
Kevin L. Kraemer, MD, MSc


Brian A. Primack, MD, PhD

Thomas Radomski, MD, MS
Bruce L. Rollman, MD, MPH
Yael Schenker, MD, MAS
Ken Smith, MD, MS
Galen E. Switzer, PhD
Holly Thomas, MD, MS


Geriatrics

 

Fellowship Director:
Neil Resnick
Assistant:
Linda Eazor
(412) 802-8615
Lre9@pitt.edu

 

Research Point Person:
Neil Resnick
Assistant:
Nicole Chinn
(412) 692-2361
Chinnna@upmc.edu


Daniel Forman, MD

Amelia Gennari, MD
Susan L. Greenspan, MD
Steven M. Handler


Michelle Rossi, MD, MPH

Karen Scandrett, MD
Debra K. Weiner, MD


Hematology/Oncology

 

Fellowship Director:
Edward Chu
Assistant:
Barbara Loveland
(412) 648-6413
lovelandb@upmc.edu

Research Point Person:
Edward Chu
Assistant:
Lois Malehorn
(412) 648-6589
malehornlm@upmc.edu

Assistant:
Vida Passero
(412) 360-6178
passerova@upmc.edu


Timothy F. Burns, MD, PhD

Lisa H. Butterfield, PhD
Gijsberta van Londen, MD, MS

 


Infectious Diseases

 

Fellowship Director:
Rima Abdel-Massih
Assistant:
Paige Midget
(412) 648-6406
midgetpj@upmc.edu

   

Rima Abdel-Massih, MD
Zandrea Ambrose, PhD
Tatiana Bogdanovich, MD, PhD, MSc
Karin Byers, MD, MS
Cornelius J. Clancy, MD
Carolyn Fernandes, MD
Lee Harrison, MD
Ken S. Ho, MD, MPH
Eun Jeong Kwak, MD

Deborah McMahon, MD
John Mellors, MD
Minh-Hong Nguyen, MD
Neel B. Shah, MD
Kathleen R. Sheridan, DO
Nicolas Sluis-Cremer, PhD
Peter Veldkamp, MD, MS
J. Alex Viehman, MD


Pulmonary

 

Fellowship Director:
Bryan J. McVerry
Assistant:
Stacie Truszkowski
(412) 648-3098
truszkowskisl@upmc.edu

Research Point Person:
Jason Moore (CCM)
Assistant:
Kimberlee Barnhart
(412) 647-6249
barnhartka@upmc.edu

Research Point Person:
Jessica Bon Field
Assistant:
JoAnne Phillips-Kronz
(412) 648-6494
phillipskronzj@upmc.edu


Jessica Bon Field, M.D., M.S.

Bill Chen, PhD
Mark Gladwin, MD
Janet S. Lee, MD
Bryan J. McVerry, MD
Alison Morris, MD, MS


Toru Nyunoya, MD

Christopher O'Donnell, PhD
Sanjay R. Patel, MD, MS
Mauricio Rojas, MD
Nathaniel Weathington, MD, PhD


Renal-Electrolyte

 

Fellowship Director:
James R. Johnston
Assistant:
Nicole Ross
(412) 647-8394
rossnm@pitt.edu

  Research Point Person:
James R. Johnston
(412) 647-7157
jamiej@pitt.edu


Gerard Apodaca, PhD

Cary Boyd-Shiwarski, MD, PhD
Marcelo D. Carattino, PhD
Ranil DeSilva, MD
Manisha Jhamb, MD, MPH
Thomas Kleyman, MD


Evan Ray, MD, PhD

Shujie Shi, PhD
Arohan R. Subramanya, MD, FASN
Roderick Tan, MD, PhD
Ora Weisz, PhD


Rheumatology

 

Fellowship Director:
Douglas W. Lienesch
Assistant:
Margie Jones
(412) 383-8861
Jonesma2@pitt.edu

Research Point Person:
Larry W. Moreland
Assistant:
Matt Ceraso
(412) 383-8734
mrc118@pitt.edu


Rohit Aggarwal, MD, MS

Partha Biswas, DVM, PhD
Robyn Domsic, MD, MPH
Patrizia Fuschiotti, PhD
Sarah Gaffen, PhD
Robert Lafyatis, MD



Kim Liang, MD

Mandy McGeachy, PhD
Larry Moreland, MD
Ghaith Noaiseh, MD
Chester Oddis, MD
John Steuart Richards, MBBS