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The online of Pitt Med's Fall 2017 issue is live!

Faces of Medicine's Future:  Four Pitt Med students eager to start their residencies. <Read More>

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine announces the new Bioengineering, Biotechnology and Innovation Area of Concentration.

Pitt Medical Students Volunteer to Play Music for Patients.

Pitt Medical Student is one of Forbes Magazine's 30 under 30.

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"CODE BLACK"  - Pitt Med 2009 Graduate produces CBS's new emergency room drama. <Read More>

Check out Kathlene's match day story. We're so happy for her and all her classmates! See the full list of our students' residency matches.

Second Lives

Nontraditional med students at the University of Pittsburgh share "past life" experiences.

UPMC ranked 8th in the Doximity Survey of Top Educational Medical and Surgical Residency Programs

NIH Grant Makes Pitt a National Center of Big-Data Science.  <Read more in the Pitt Chronicle>

Dr. Levine, Senior Vice Chancellor for the Health Sciences, calls on Congress to pass an NIH funding bill that restores the indiscriminate budget cuts enacted two years ago as part of budget sequestration.

Meghan Wilson's impossible dream to be doctor comes true. Paralyzed 17 years ago, she gets her M.D. from Pitt. <Read More>

Pittsburgh - Our Most Generous City: 

America's Most Livable City  tops the charts for charitable giving.

Pittsburgh again Most Livable City!

London-base Economist Intelligence Unit lists Pittsburgh as "the most livable city" in the US and 29th worldwide.

Pitt Med Students Learn Lesson About Poverty

An exercise designed to enlighten medical students about the challenges of being poor.

From Steel To Science:

Pittsburgh's universities are helping the city to emerge from its Rust Belt roots and forge a knowledge economy.  <Read More>

Future Physicians, this is your mission...

Incoming University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine embrace their mission as future physicians as they receive their white coats.



Our Mission

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Mission Statement

The mission of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is to improve the health and well-being of individuals and populations through cutting-edge biomedical research, innovative educational programs in medicine and biomedical science, and leadership in academic medicine.