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Centers

CCM's research enterprise comprises three research centers:

1) The Clinical Research, Investigation, and Systems Modeling of Acute illness (CRISMA) Center

2) The Multidisciplinary Acute Care Clinical Research Organization (MACRO), which performs industry-funded clinical trials and supports many NIH trials

3) The Safar Center for Resuscitation Research

Please view each center for further details on research foci and current projects.

CRISMA

The Clinical Research, Investigation, and Systems Modeling of Acute Illness (CRISMA) Center is directed by Derek C. Angus MD, MPH, and contains five programs... 

MACRO

Multidisciplinary Acute Care Clinical Research Organization (MACRO) Center. Clinical research into acute illness spans the interests of multiple investigators in multiple departments...      

Safar

The Safar Center for Resuscitation Research at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine was founded by the late Dr. Peter Safar in 1979, initially as the International Resuscitation Research Center...

Center for Critical Care Nephrology

The Center for Critical Care Nephrology, directed by John A. Kellum, MD, MCCM, promotes a multi-professional model of basic translational and clinical research..

Health Services Research Data Center

The Health Services Research Data Center (formerly CERC-DC) is a University-wide resource to facilitate research using large public health datasets containing protected health information. The Data Center provides secure data storage, high-throughput computing and access to multiple state and federal databases.