Rheumatology Directory

Faculty

A.Kim Ritchey, M.D. Professor of Pediatrics, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
412-692-5055
Amr H. Sawalha, M.D. Professor and Chief, Division of Pediatric Rheumatology
Emily Brunner, D.O. Assistant Professor, Pediatric Rheumatology,
Scott W. Canna, M.D. Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Immunology
412-692-9934
Canna Lab
Elaine A. Cassidy, M.D. Assistant Professor of PediatricsĀ 
Abbe N. de Vallejo, Ph.D. Associate Professor with tenure, University of Pittsburgh
412-692-8455
de Vallejo Lab
Daniel A. Kietz, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine
Amanda C. Poholek, Ph.D. Director of the HSSC@CHP NextGen Sequencing Core Facility
412-692-9944
Poholek Lab
Margalit E. Rosenkranz, M.D. Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Kathryn S. Torok, M.D. Associate Professor of PediatricsĀ 
412-692-8966
Torok Lab

Trainees

Rhodes Ford PMI Graduate Student
Poholek Lab
Daniel Glaser, M.D. Fellow
Samantha Grimes Undergraduate Student
Poholek Lab
Shalini Jose Undergraduate Student
Torok Lab
Shivani Pandya Undergraduate Student
Poholek Lab
Elizabeth Schmitz Undergraduate Student
Poholek Lab
Christina Schutt, D.O. Fellow
Laura Tasan, M.D. Fellow
Paul Tsoukas, M.D. Fellow

Staff

Patricia Griffin Senior Technologist and Lab Manager
412-692-9569
de Vallejo Lab
Kun He, Ph.D. Postdoc
Poholek Lab
Angela Hettinga Lab Technician
Poholek Lab
Joshua Michel Senior Technologist and Manager, Flow Cytometry Facility Manager
412-692-9571
de Vallejo Lab
Emily Mirizio, B.S. Lab Technician
Torok Lab
Natalie Rittenhouse Lab Technician
Poholek Lab
Kaila Schollaert-Fitch, M.A. Clinical Research Coordinator
Torok Lab
Alexis Styche Certified Cytometrist, Flow Cytometry Facility
412-692-3025
de Vallejo Lab
Michael Woolford Research Technologist
412-692-9577
de Vallejo Lab