Derek C. Angus

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Dr. Angus is Distinguished Professor and Mitchell P. Fink Chair of Critical Care Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He is also physician director of the UPMC ICU Service Center, responsible for critical care services across the 40-plus hospital system. Dr. Angus’ research interests include translational, clinical and health services research in the fields of sepsis, pneumonia, and multisystem organ failure, as well as optimal critical care delivery. He has a particular interest in novel trial designs for precision medicine and the learning health system. Dr. Angus led several large NIH-funded multicenter studies, published several hundred papers, and received numerous awards for his work. He is also the critical care editor for JAMA.