Dr. Hyagriv Simhan

Director, Patient Care Delivery Innovation and Technology at UPMC

Dr. Hyagriv Simhan is a practicing Maternal-Fetal Medicine physician, and, an experienced clinical and translational perinatal researcher, with a focus on understanding clinical indicators of preterm birth. He has led single-center human subjects and translational projects in the arena of preterm birth and has also participated collaboratively in protocol development, project design, enrollment, analysis, and publication of multicenter studies on the genetics of preterm birth. 

Dr. Simhan is a Professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Science and the executive vice chair for obstetrics in the Department of OBGYN at the University of Pittsburgh. He is the Director of Patient Care Delivery Innovation and Technology at UPMC. He received his MD from Boston University.