Thuy Bui

Associate Professor of Medicine; Global Health Tract Director

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine


Thuy Bui is a faculty clinician-educator at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and in the Division of General Internal Medicine.  She is the medical director for the Program for Health Care to Underserved Populations, a service-learning, student and volunteer-based community outreach and free clinic program.  She is also the director for the Global Health Internal Medicine Residency Tract at UPMC.  Thuy did her undergraduate at Tulane University in New Orleans, her medical school at Washington University in St. Louis, and her residency in Birmingham, Alabama.  She went to Malawi as a Peace Corps volunteer from 1995-97 after completing her residency.  She moved to Pittsburgh in 1997 and worked for Alma Illery Medical Center in Homewood for 2 years under a National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program.  Her research interest is in social determinants of health, global burden of disease, curriculum development and evaluation, training of the global physicians and humanism in medicine.