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Department of Medicine

Department of Medicine

  Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

EDUCATION AND TRAINING



FELLOWSHIP


Megan Acho, MD

Megan Acho, MD

Fellow, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
UPMC Montefiore Hospital - NW628
3459 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Phone: 412-648-3098
Fax: 412-692-2260
Email: achome@upmc.edu
Fellowship Coordinator: Brittany Manning


Bio

Dr. Megan Acho graduated from the University of Michigan with a degree in English Literature. She moved to New York City to study medicine at the New York University School of Medicine, where she graduated in 2013. Dr. Acho remained in New York at the Mount Sinai Hospital for her Internal Medicine residency, where she also served as a Chief Resident.  She joined the Pulmonary and Critical Care fellowship program at the University of Pittsburgh as part of the medical educator track. Her other pursuits include literature, classic cinema, cooking, and exploring new cities with her two pugs.

Research Interests

Dr. Acho previously studied the impact of pre-Intensive Care Unit location on wait time for ICU admission, as well as on patients’ ultimate outcomes. Dr. Acho plans to continue her research at the University of Pittsburgh in medical education and quality improvement.

Education

2005 – 2009 : University of Michigan, B.A.
2009 – 2013 : New York School of Medicine, M.D.
2013 – 2017 : Mount Sinai Hospital, Internal Medicine Residency
2017 – present : University of Pittsburgh, Pulmonary, Allergy & Critical Care Medicine Fellow