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Richard Weinberg

Richard Weinberg

Dr. Weinberg is clinically interested in palliative care, with focus on empathic communication with patients and families of patients experiencing life-threatening illness. He applies evidence-based treatments for common symptoms such as pain, nausea, dyspnea, and delirium.

Education & Training

  • Hennepin County Medical CenterResidency
  • University of Minnesota at FairviewInternship
  • University of Michigan Medical SchoolMedical School

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License 1983 - 2018
  • VA State Medical License Active through 2014
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine

Publications & Presentations

  • PubMed
  • Relationship of non-invasive quantification of myocardial blood flow to arrhythmic events in patients with implantable cardiac defibrillators. Ghannam, M.,Mikhova, K.,Yun, H. J.,Lazarus, J. J.,Konerman, M.,Saleh, A.,Weinberg, R. L.,Cunnane, R.,Shah, R. V.,Hiller, K. M.,Ficaro, E. P.,Corbett, J. R.,Murthy, V. L.; J Nucl Cardiol. 2017 Jul 09.
  • Optimization of temporal sampling for (82)rubidium PET myocardial blood flow quantification. Lee, B. C.,Moody, J. B.,Weinberg, R. L.,Corbett, J. R.,Ficaro, E. P.,Murthy, V. L.; J Nucl Cardiol. 2017 May 17.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMCPittsburgh, PA
  • UPMC PassavantPittsburgh, PA
  • UPMC Presbyterian ShadysidePittsburgh, PA
  • UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside - ShadysidePittsburgh, PA

CME Courses

Palliative Care: What is the role for GI/liver patients?

Palliative Care: What is the role for GI/liver patients?

Publish Date: 12/1/2017
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