About Pitt Med Magazine

Pitt Med magazine explores matters of life, death and well-being. The magazine, charged with enlightening and educating, is published by the Office of the Dean and Senior Vice Chancellor for the Health Sciences and distributed by the Medical Alumni Association. It is produced quarterly for alumni, students, staff, faculty and friends of the School of Medicine and for anyone curious about health and science.

Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD

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

Art Director
Elena Gialamas Cerri

Senior Editor
Andrew Doerfler

Associate Editor
Michael Aubele

Staff Contributors
Michele Dula Baum
Micaela Corn
Maureen Passmore, MA, MFA

Rachel Bittner
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Circulation Manager
Michael Downs

Editorial Advisors
Jeremy Berg, PhD
Terence Dermody, MD
Chad Ellis, PhD
Alda Maria Gonzaga, MD ’00, MS ’06
Mische Holland (PhD student)
Ruby Holland (MD/PhD student)
Naudia Jonassaint, MD, MHS, MBA
Michelle Lynskey (PhD student) 
Mylynda Massart, MD, PhD
Gnankang Sarah Napoe, MD ’12
Evelyn Reis, MD
Loren Roth, MD, MPH
Peter Strick, PhD
Ann Thompson, MD 
Bennett Van Houten, PhD 
Simon Watkins, PhD