University of Pittsburgh

Maria Garcia

Curriculum Specialist

S592 Scaife Hall
3550 Terrace Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261

Phone: 412-648-8783
Fax: 412-383-7477
mcg68@pitt.edu

Maria Garcia is a Curriculum Specialist with first and second year medical student classes, course directors, and faculty. She is the “resident expert” on the Audience Response System “Turning Point” now being used in medical education here at Pitt.

Maria graduated from Slippery Rock University with a dual bachelor’s degree in Spanish and Communication. Before joining OMED, Maria worked for the YMCA, raising awareness for youth development and social responsibility in low-income areas of Pittsburgh.