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Timothy Girard, MD, MSCI Receives Grant to Study Interprofessional Education for Implementation of Evidence-based Practice
Tuesday, October 26, 2021 3:28 PM

Associate professor Timothy Girard, MD, MSCI received a U01 award from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute entitled “The Maximizing Extubation outcomes Through Educational and Organizational Research (METEOR) Trial.” The METEOR trial will examine innovative interprofessional education strategies designed to promote the use of two evidence-based, post-extubation respiratory… Read more…

Three CCM Faculty Appointed to Academy of Master Educators

The Department of Critical Care Medicine announces the appointment of three faculty members who have been appointed to the University…

Three Advanced Practice Providers Promoted

The Department of Critical Care Medicine announces the promotion of three advanced practice providers, effective August 15, 2021. Their new…

CCM investigators: monoclonal antibody trial results

UPMC and Pitt Provide First Results of Largest Comparative Randomized Trial of Monoclonal Antibody Treatment for COVID-19

PITTSBURGH (9/8/2021) – Monoclonal antibodies—an…

Ake Grenvik, MD, PhD, MCCM | 1929-2021

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The Grenvik family will receive friends on Saturday,…

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