Also part of the UPMC family:
Also part of the UPMC family:

Bruce R. Pitt, PhD


Dr. Pitt’s research focuses on the molecular and cellular biology of the lung, particularly the role of antioxidants and nitric oxide in affecting lung function. He’s also looking at gene therapy for acute and chronic lung disease. His recent work involves examining the role of zinc in cell functioning.

The Department of Environmental and Occupational Health seeks to learn how environmental factors and people’s susceptibility to pollution attributes to acute and chronic diseases.

Dr. Pitt is a member of the National Institutes of Health’s National Heart Lung and Blood Institute; on the editorial board for the American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology; and is associate editor of the American Journal of Physiology Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology.

Dr. Pitt holds a Ph.D. in environmental physiology from Johns Hopkins University.

Find a Doctor

Browse UPMC doctors and medical professionals to find the care that's right for you. Customize your search by specialty, zip code, last name, and more.

Visit the UPMC Find a Doctor website.
Make an Appointment

Find important information on scheduling your appointment or finding a doctor or service that meets your needs.

Request an appointment now.
Find a Location

Browse addresses and contact information for our network of hospitals, specialty care practices, and community health locations.

Find a UPMC location near you.
Pay Your Bill

Learn more about how to pay your UPMC bill. Find resources including payment methods and contact information for assistance.

Pay your bill now.
Find a Career

Advance your career with UPMC. Discover our latest job listings and learn about our values and career pathways.

Find your ideal career at UPMC.