The Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine (PACCM) at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is seeking physicians and physician investigators at the level of Assistant Professor and Associate Professor either non-tenure or in the tenure stream. The PACCM supports active basic and clinical research programs in asthma, COPD, cystic fibrosis, sleep disorders, ILD, and AHDS/ALI, and fellowship training at its major teaching hospitals, Presbyterian University Hospital, the Oakland VA Medical Center, and UPMC Shadyside and UPMC McKeesport Hospitals. The division also supports clinical services at several peripheral sites of the UPMC Health System.
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