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2014 UPMC Physician ACES Award
Congratulations to Chris Martin-Gill, MD MPH, who was chosen as one of the UPMC Physician Aces for 2014.
Intervention Through Text Messages Cuts Binge Drinking in Young Adults
Brian Suffoletto, M.D., an assistant professor of emergency medicine at Pitt, decreased binge drinking in young adults using a text message intervention.
ABC News National Tweet Chat - Emergency Medicine - July 8, 2014
Dr. Jon Rittenberger and Dr. Charissa Pacella participate in ABC News National Tweet Chat
Pitt researchers get $1.8 million grant to create ECG database (06/24/14)
The University of Pittsburgh Medical School, where the late CPR pioneer Peter Safar began resuscitation research, is leading an effort to glean life-saving information from thousands of electrocardiograms of sudden cardiac arrest victims.
Residency Teaching Award 2014
Resident Clinical Excellence Award
Recognition of Francis X. Guyette MD, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Dr. Frank Guyette was presented the Walter Thomas Citizen Award by PEHSC on June 11, 2014.
David Salcido, PhD!
David successfully defended his PhD in Epidemiology. The topic of his research is predicting re-arrest in patients who have initial return of circulation after cardiac arrest.
DEM Teaching Faculty Recognized by Pitt School of Medicine
Dr. Sue Dunmire and Dr. Adam Tobias were recognized by the outgoing 4th year medical student class this weekend.
Pool Injuries Common and Preventable
Dr. Rittenberger discusses common pool injuries with NBC's Linda Carrol.