About Pitt Med

Pitt Med is published by the Office of the Dean and Senior Vice Chancellor for the Health Sciences in cooperation with University Communications and distributed by the Medical Alumni Association. It is produced quarterly for alumni, students, staff, faculty and friends of the School of Medicine. 

Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD

Editor in Chief
Erica Lloyd
Section beats: Features, Attending, For Real!

Art Director
Elena Gialamas Cerri

Senior Editor
Elaine Vitone
Section beats: Investigations, Alumni News, Features, and Pitt Medcast

Associate Editor
Gavin Jenkins
Section beats: Of Note, Closer, 98.6 Degrees, and Features

Contributing Editor
Cara Masset

Kari Villanueva
To apply for a an internship, see details here.

Production Manager
Chris Markle

Circulation Manager
Aimee Bernard
ALB472  [at] pitt.edu

Editorial Advisors
Jeremy Berg, PhD
Terence Dermody, MD
Chad Ellis, PhD
Naudia Jonassaint, MD, MS
Joan Harvey, MD
Josh Levenson, MD '11
David Lewis, MD
Mylynda Massart, MD, PhD
Margaret C. McDonald, PhD, MFA
Evelyn Reis, MD
Kevin Rivera (Class of 2023)
Loren Roth, MD
Steven Shapiro, MD
Peter Strick, PhD
Ann Thompson, MD
Bennett Van Houten, PhD
Simon Watkins, PhD

Director of Strategic Communications, Health Sciences
Leshia C. Claudio, MA