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Gregg Y. Lipschik, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Health System Clinician, VA Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Student Ombudsman, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Director, Life Support Training and Special Programs, Penn Medicine Clinical Simulation Center at Penn Medicine, Rittenhouse, Philadelphia, PA
Simulation Coordinator, Department of Medicine Housestaff Program, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Undergraduate Curriculum Director, Penn Medicine Clinical Simulation Center at Penn Medicine, Rittenhouse, Philadelphia, PA
Fellowship Director, VA Advanced Fellowship in Patient Safety, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia PA
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Pulmonary Division 111P
3900 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 823-4460
Fax: (215) 823-5168
Pace University, summa cum laude, 1976.
State University of New York at Downstate, 1980.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident, Downstate Medical Center - King's County Hospital, Brooklyn, NY, 1980-1983.
Chief Resident, Downstate Medical Center- Kings County Hospital, Brooklyn, NY, 1983-1984.
Fellow in Critical Care, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, 1986-1989.
Senior Staff Fellow, Critical Care Medicine Department, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, 1989-1992.
Clinical Fellow, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Division, Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1992-1993.
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1983.
Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (recertified 2010) , 1989.
Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1998.
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Selected Publications

Kassutto SM, Kayser JB, Kerlin M., Upton M, Lipschik G, Epstein A., Dine CJ, Schweickert W : Google Glass Video Capture of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Events: A Pilot Simulation Study. J Grad Med Educ December 2017.

Conlon, L.W., Rodgers, D.L., Shofer, F.S., Lipschik, G.Y.: Impact of levels of simulation fidelity on training of interns in ACLS. Hosp. Prac. 42(4): 135-141, 2014.

Merlin JS, Morrison G, Gluckman S, Lipschik G, Linkin DR, Lyon S, O'Grady E, Calvert H, Friedman H: Blood and body fluid exposures among US medical students in Botswana. J Gen Intern Med 26(5): 561-564, May 2011.

Ghosh S., Akers S., Mittal A., Adrian D., Lipschik G., Grippi M.: A Case of "patchy" pneumonia. Journal of Hospital Medicine 5(5): E14-15, May-June 2010.

Margolis, M., Macdonald, E.B., Green, P., Lipschik, G.Y.: Chylothorax in HIV-positive patients with Kaposi's s Sarcoma. Resident and Staff Physician 51: 22-29, 2005.

Mangione S, Lipschik G: The role of visual display for the teaching of pulmonary ausculation to second year medical students. CHEST 122(4): 113, 2002.

Lipschik G Y, Kelley M A: Models of critical care delivery: physician staffing in the ICU. Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 22(1): 95-100, 2001.

Lipschik G Y, Treml J F, Moore S D, Beers M F: Pneumocystis carinii glycoprotein A inhibits surfactant phospholipid secretion by rat alveolar type II cells. Journal of Infectious Diseases 177(1): 182-7, Jan 1998.

Lipschik G Y, Treml J F, Moore S D: Pneumocystis carinii glycoprotein A stimulates interleukin-8 production and inflammatory cell activation in alveolar macrophages and cultured monocytes. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 43(5): 16S-17S, Sep-Oct 1996.

Benfield, T L. van Steenwijk, R. Nielsen, T L. Dichter, J R. Lipschik, G Y. Jensen, B N. Junge, J. Shelhamer, J H. Lundgren, J D.: Interleukin-8 and eicosanoid production in the lung during moderate to severe Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in AIDS: a role of interleukin-8 in the pathogenesis of P. carinii pneumonia. Respiratory Medicine 89(4): 285-90, Apr 1995.

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