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Pitt and CMU receive Department of Defense Contracts to Create Autonomous Robotic Trauma Care System
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 5:31 PM

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Carnegie Mellon University each have been awarded four-year contracts totaling more than $7.2 million from the U.S. Department of Defense to create an… Read more…

Sepsis Not ‘One-Size Fits All” CCM Study Finds

Research conducted by associate professor Chris Seymour, MD, MSc, and colleagues in the Department of Critical Care Medicine finds…

Ann Thompson, MD, MHCPM, Awarded Tenure
Ann Thompson, professor of Critical Care Medicine and Pediatrics, was awarded tenure in the Department of Critical Care Medicine in…

Florian Mayr, MD, MPH, Receives K23 Award from NIGMS
Florian Mayr, MD, MPH, a CRISMA Translational and Clinical Science program faculty member, has been awarded a K23 grant by the…

Meet CCM’s 2019-2020 Chief Fellows

The Office of Education at the Department of Critical Care Medicine is pleased announce the appointment of three Chief Fellows…

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UPCOMING EVENTS

JUN
01
CCM Graduation
University Club
6:00 pm - 6:00 pm
JUL
01
New Fellows Start
Scaife Hall, 6th Floor
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
JUL
29
Surgery Fellows Start
Scaife Hall, 6th Floor
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
AUG
20
Professionalism & Leadership Course
University Club, Conf Room A
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
AUG
24
Fellows Welcome Picnic
TBD
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
SEP
17
Fellows 2nd Year Retreat
University Club
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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"We experienced the frustrations of trying to provide respirator care for unconscious patient care in various locations of the hospital without the help of trained inhalation therapists and specialty trained nurses. In 1958 therefore, we initiated and established an Intensive Care Unit adjacent to the post-anesthesia recovery room."

- Peter Safar, MD, cardiopulmonary resuscitation pioneer