Senior Advisors

Derek Angus, MD

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Chair of the Department of Critical Care Medicine, UPMC and University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Derek Angus oversees UPMC’s clinical research, implementation science and data analytics, with a particular emphasis on UPMC’s learning health system initiatives. He also is associate vice chancellor for Healthcare Innovation at the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences.…

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Timothy Billiar, MD

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Dr. Timothy Billiar has served as the George Vance Foster Professor and Chair in the Department of Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine since 1999. He completed his surgical residency at the University of Minnesota and the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Billiar’s research has been recognized with membership in the National Academy…

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Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD

Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD

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Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD, is senior vice chancellor for the health sciences and John and Gertrude Petersen Dean of the School of Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh. He is a nationally recognized educator, researcher, and entrepreneur with major contributions in medicine and life sciences. At Pitt, Dr. Shekhar leads all six health sciences schools…

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