Barry Coutinho, MBBS

  • Vice Chief, Division of Family & Community Medicine
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • Director, In-Patient Family Medicine Teaching Service UPMC Shadyside
  • Chair of the UPMC Family Medicine Education Committee

Barry Coutinho, MBBS, is Vice-Chief, Division of Family and Community Medicine, Clinical Assistant Professor of Family and Community Medicine, Director of the Inpatient Teaching Service, and serves as Chair of the UPMC Family Medicine Education Committee.

Dr. Barry Coutinho received his medical degree from Guy's Hospital, London, obtaining the Charles Forster Prize in Cardiology. He completed his residency training at St. George's Hospital, London. Dr. Coutinho then gained experience in general practice in London before coming to Pittsburgh for family medicine residency training at UPMC Shadyside. During residency, he served as chief resident before joining the faculty in 1995. He is board-certified and has special interests in dermatology and cardiology.

Dr. Coutinho enjoys giving classical piano concerts for medical charities. He was the double prize winner in both the 2011 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition for Outstanding Amateurs, and the 2013 Washington DC International Piano Artists competition.  Dr. Coutinho was awarded the best performance of a post-romantic piece at the Cliburn and Washington Post Press Jury Award at the DC competition.

In his spare time, he enjoys watching and playing sports with his kids.

Teaching

  • Course Coordination for Teleconference Grand Rounds twice a year, and Annual FM Grand Rounds                   

Selected Publications

Online Articles

Book Chapters

2019-2020

 

  • Essential Evidence online book chapter Update: Scabies 8.5.2019
  • Essential Evidence online book chapter Update:  Molluscum contagiosum 3.2019
  • Essential Evidence online book chapter Update: Impetigo 3.2019
  • Update – Skin Disease in Infants & Children; Knox MA, Coutinho B, Takedai T, Brown S; Current Diagnosis and Treatment: Family Medicine  5th Edition 2020

2018-2019

  • Essential Evidence online book chapter Update: Scabies 1.24.18
  • Essential Evidence online book chapter Update:  Molluscum contagiosum 1.23.18
  • Essential Evidence online book chapter Update: Impetigo 6.7.17
  • Essential Evidence Updates  Molliscum Contagisum and Impetigo 3/2019
  • Update – Skin Disease in Infants & Children; Knox MA, Coutinho B, Takedai T, Brown S; Current Diagonsis and Treatment: Family Medicine   

2017-2018

  • Essential Evidence online book chapter Update: Scabies 9.10.17
  • Essential Evidence online book chapter Update:  Molluscum contagiosum 7.30.17
  • Essential Evidence online book chapter Update: Impetigo 6.7.17
  • Essential Evidence online book chapter update:  Scabies 1.24.18
  • Essential Evidence online book chapter update:  Molluscum Contagiosum 1.23.18

2016 - 2017

  • Essential Evidence online book chapter Update: Scabies 8.22.16
  • Essential Evidence online book chapter Update:  Molluscum contagiosum 5.2.17

2015 - 2016 

  • Update Essential Evidence Online Impetigo, 12/5/2015
  • Update Essential Evidence Online Molluscum Contagiosum, 1/2016

Presentations

2018 - 2019

  • Nursing Home -  2018 – August 28, August 31, September 25, October 17, November 20, December 7
  • Nursing Home -  2019 – January 11, February 12, February 26, March 22, April 19, May 21, June 18, June 25
  • OSCE Facilitator – November 21, 2018, February 22, 2019

2017 - 2018

  • OSCE:  September 22, 2017, February 23, 2018

Grants

2015 - 2021

  • “Overcoming Barriers in Diabetes Self Management”.   Ruth Branham, BA,  Alan Finkelstein, MD, Barry Coutinho, MBBS, Stephanie Ballard, PharmD,  Dan Yarabinec, PharmD, Nikiha Robinson, LSW 

2015 - 2020

  • GRANT REVIEWER; UPMC Shadyside Nimick Competitive Research Fund 2015 through 2020

2018 - 2019

  • “Overcoming Barriers in Diabetes Self Management”.   Ruth Branham, BA,  Alan Finkelstein, MD, Barry Coutinho, MBBS, Stephanie Ballard, PharmD,  Dan Yarabinec, PharmD, Nikiha Robinson, LSW

2016 - 2017

  • “Overcoming Barriers in Diabetes Self Management”.   Ruth Branham,  BA, Alan Finkelstein, MD, Barry Coutinho, MD, Gregory Gallik, DO, Nick Owens, PharmD, Stephanie Ballard, PharmD,  Nikiha Robinson, LSW

2015 - 2016

  • “Overcoming Barriers in Diabetes Self-Management”, Shadyside Hospital Foundation