Dr. Juan Salgado Named Director of Pulmonary Transplant

Juan SalgadoJuan Salgado, M.D., an assistant professor in the department of medicine, has been named director of the section of pulmonary transplantation and as the medical director of the lung transplantation service. Salgado, who previously served as interim director for both programs, received his medical degree from the Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia, and then trained in internal medicine at the Geisinger Clinic. He then completed a pulmonary and critical care fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, followed by another fellowship in pulmonary transplantation at UPMC.