The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
(UPSOM) is a medical school
located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
, USA. The School of Medicine is also known as Pitt Med
, and is ranked as a “top medical school” by U.S. News & World Report
in the publication's categories of research (14th) and primary care (12th). The school encompasses both a medical program, offering the , and graduate programs, offering and in several areas of , clinical research, , and . The School of Medicine is one of sixteen schools that comprise the and is located in the neighborhood of the city of Pittsburgh.
Pitt Med is a national leader in biomedical research, as evidenced by Pitt and its affiliates ranking fifth among all institutions in the amount of NIH funding received ($432 million) during the most recently analyzed fiscal year.
The School of Medicine is closely affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
(UPMC). UPMC is considered to be a leading American health care provider having been consistently ranked in U.S. News & World Report'
s "Honor Roll" of approximately 15 to 20 best hospitals in America over the last decade. As of... Read More