News Archive

April 2020

Christopher Horvat received NICHD K23 Grant & ABPM Clinical Informatics Certification
April 20, 2020

Assistant Professor of Critical Care Medicine, Christopher Horvat, MD, MHA, was awarded a K23 grant entitled, “A Learning Health System Approach to Precision Sedation and Analgesia in Critically Ill Children,” from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health…read more...

Bradley Molyneaux Promoted to Co-director of NICU
April 16, 2020

Bradley Molyneaux, MD, PhD has been promoted to the position of co-director of the Neurovascular Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, effective immediately. He will share the co-director role with Marie Baldisseri, MD, MPH and work under Lori…read more...

Clark-Clermont Team Awarded NIH R21 Grant to Study Real-time Assessment of Intracranial Compliance
April 09, 2020

Professors Robert Clark, MD and Gilles Clermont, MD have been awarded a two-year, Multiple Principal Investigators Exploratory Neuroscience Research Grant (R21) from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. The study is entitled “Innovative Methods for Real-time Assessment of…read more...

UPMC Leads Global Effort to Fast-Track COVID-19 Therapies
April 09, 2020

UPMC Leads Global Effort to Fast-Track Testing of Hydroxychloroquine and other COVID-19 Therapies with ‘Learning While Doing’ Clinical Trial

A novel clinical trial developed by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine launched today at UPMC to address one of the…read more...

UPMC, AHN & Pittsburgh VA Healthcare Form Western PA ECMO Collaboration Team
April 07, 2020

Colleagues from UPMC, Allegheny Health Network (AHN) and Pittsburgh VA Healthcare have formed the Western Pennsylvania ECMO Collaboration Team to provide expertise and advice on the use of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) for COVID-19 patients. The collaboration was spearheaded by…read more...