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May 13, 2021

Dr. Krishnamurti Receives 2020 Kuno Award for Applied Science

Assistant Professor in General Internal Medicine Dr. Tamar Krishnamurti was recently announced as the winner of S&R Foundation’s 2020 Kuno Award for Applied Science. The award, which includes...

May 13, 2021

Dr. Krishnamurti Speaks as Panelist on 2021 Nobel Prize Summit

Tamar Krishnamurti, an assistant professor of medicine and clinical and translational science at Pitt’s School of Medicine and a $25,000 winner from the Pitt Innovation Challenge 2019, will...

December 18, 2020

Dr. Bruce Rollman interviewed for Medicine Mentors Podcast

Dr. Rollman is the UPMC Endowed Chair in General Internal Medicine, and Professor of Medicine, Psychiatry, Biomedical Informatics, and Clinical and Translational Science at University of...

October 5, 2020

Dr. Sidani Named to Pitt Cyber Affiliate Scholars

The Institute for Cyber Law, Policy, and Security (Pitt Cyber) has added a new slate of researchers to its team of Pitt Cyber Affiliate Scholars. Affiliate scholars are selected for excellence in...

September 27, 2020

Dr. Magnani, Along with Team of Authors, Publish Largest Study of Neighborhood Air Pollution Data

The study is the largest of its kind to include neighborhood-specific pollution data—rather than simply hospitalization data—and further emphasizes the importance of air pollution alerts in...

September 10, 2020

Dr. Rollman Interviewed in Psychiatry Advances Podcast Series


Dr. Rollman, was interviewed by Dr. Loren Roth for the Psychiatry Advances Podcast series discussing the impact of a “blended” collaborative care...

September 5, 2020

Dr. Babichenko’s video games allow cystic fibrosis patients to explore their complex care regimens

Dmitriy Babichenko is betting that educational video games may improve the health of kids with CF and other conditions. With an interdisciplinary team, he received a Pitt Seed Project grant from...

September 1, 2020

Dr. Escobar-Viera Welcomed as Faculty in the School of Psychiatry

Dr. Escobar-Viera’s research focuses on leveraging social media and consumer information technology to improve both mental health outcomes and access to mental health services for minority...

August 31, 2020

Center Core Members Sidani, Hoffman and Escobar-Viera Publish Work on Grief and Social Media

Have you lost a loved one who was also a friend on #socialmedia? We wondered how social media helps and hurts the grief process for young people who have experienced this kind of loss.