University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI)

CCSG Acknowledgement

Required CCSG Acknowledgement

The NCI requires that publications acknowledge the UPCI CCSG support, and they are tracking compliance. If a UPCI CCSG-supported Shared Resource provided data used in your publication, please include the following statement in the acknowledgment section of your publication(s):

"This project used the UPCI [insert name(s) of shared resource(s)] that [is/are] supported in part by award P30CA047904."

Shared Resource Directors: Please make sure to include this statement on all of your order forms, contracts, etc. as a reminder to your users to acknowledge the UPCI CCSG support.


Contact & Scheduling

Facility Directors

Michael J. Becich, MD, PhD
Co-Director of Cancer Bioinformatics Services, UPCI
Chairman, Department of Biomedical Informatics
Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Pathology, Information Sciences and Telecommunications
Phone: 412-648-9244
Fax: 412-624-5310
Email: becich@pitt.edu

Uma Chandran PhD, MSIS
Co-Director of Cancer Bioinformatics Services, UPCI
Research Associate, Department of Biomedical Informatics
Phone: 412-648-9326
Email: chandran@pitt.edu

For scheduling and administrative inquiries, please contact:

Linda Mignogna
Administrator, Department of Biomedical Informatics
Room 520, 5607 Baum Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Phone: 412-648-9254
Email: lkm16@pitt.edu

Service Leaders

Bioinformatics Services

Michael J. Becich, MD, PhD
Co-Director of Cancer Bioinformatics Services, UPCI
Chairman, Department of Biomedical Informatics
Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Pathology, Information Sciences and Telecommunications
Email: becich@pitt.edu

Uma Chandran PhD, MSIS
Co-Director of Cancer Bioinformatics Services, UPCI
Research Associate, Department of Biomedical Informatics
Phone: 412-648-9326
Email: chandran@pitt.edu

EDW and Personalized Medicine

Rebecca Crowley, MSIS, PhD
Associate Professor, Biomedical Informatics, Intelligent Systems, and Pathology
Director, University of Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Training Program
Email: CrowleyRS@upmc.edu

Data Warehousing and Phenotyping

Michael Davis, MS
Senior Software Architect
Email: davismk@upmc.edu

Melissa Saul, MS
Director, Clinical Research Informatics
Email: ms18@pitt.edu