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Media Contacts for Hospitals, Centers, and Institutes

Media Contacts for Medical Topics: A-B | C-D | E-G | H-I | L-N | O-P | R-S | T-W

Addiction Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Aging Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
AIDS/HIV Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Allergies Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Alzheimer's Disease Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Anesthesiology Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Animal Research Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Arthritis Greg Richter | gregory.richter@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 614-1937
Autism Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Bariatric Surgery Anna Duerr | anna.duerr@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-8369
Basic Science Research Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Biochemistry and Biophysics Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Bioengineering Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Biomedical/Science Education Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Biostatistics Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Breast Cancer Katie Delach | katie.delach@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5964
Cancer Biology Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Cancer/Oncology Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Cardiovascular Medicine/Surgery Anna Duerr | anna.duerr@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-8369
Cell and Developmental Biology Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Colon and Rectal Surgery Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Community Health Greg Richter | gregory.richter@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 614-1937
Critical Care Medicine Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Dermatology Katie Delach | katie.delach@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5964
Diabetes Anna Duerr | anna.duerr@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-8369
Dialysis Anna Duerr | anna.duerr@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-8369
Ear, Nose and Throat Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Emergency Medicine Anna Duerr | anna.duerr@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-8369
Endocrine Surgery Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Endocrinology Anna Duerr | anna.duerr@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-8369
Environmental Medicine Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Epidemiology Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Epigenetics Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Family Medicine Greg Richter | gregory.richter@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 614-1937
Gastroenterology Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Gastrointestinal Surgery Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Genetics Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Geriatric Medicine Greg Richter | gregory.richter@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 614-1937
Gynecologic Oncology Katie Delach | katie.delach@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5964
Gynecology (HUP and PSOM) Katie Delach | katie.delach@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5964
Gynecology (Pennsylvania Hospital) Olivia Fermano | olivia.fermano@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 829-6799
Health Policy Anna Duerr | anna.duerr@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-8369
Hematology Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Home Care Greg Richter | gregory.richter@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 614-1937
Hospice and Palliative Care Greg Richter | gregory.richter@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 614-1937
Hypertension Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Immunology Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Infectious Diseases Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Infertility (Female) Katie Delach | katie.delach@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5964
Infertility (Male) Greg Richter | gregory.richter@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 614-1937
Internal Medicine Anna Duerr | anna.duerr@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-8369
Laboratory Medicine Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Medical Education Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Medical Ethics Anna Duerr | anna.duerr@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-8369
Microbiology Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Neonatology (HUP) Katie Delach | katie.delach@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5964
Neonatology (Pennsylvania Hospital) Olivia Fermano | olivia.fermano@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 829-6799
Neurology Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Neuroscience Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Neurosurgery Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Nursing Greg Richter | gregory.richter@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 614-1937
Obesity Anna Duerr | anna.duerr@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-8369
Obstetrics (HUP and PSOM) Katie Delach | katie.delach@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5964
Obstetrics (Pennsylvania Hospital) Olivia Fermano | olivia.fermano@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 829-6799
Ophthalmology Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Katie Delach | katie.delach@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5964
Orthopaedic Surgery Katie Delach | katie.delach@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5964
Otorhinolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Pain Medicine Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Pathology Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Patient Safety and Health Care Quality Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Pediatrics The Penn Medicine Department of Pediatrics is based at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). For media inquiries, contact CHOP Public Relations at 267-426-6050.
Pharmacology Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Pharmacy Greg Richter | gregory.richter@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 614-1937
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Olivia Fermano | olivia.fermano@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 829-6799
Physiology Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Plastic Surgery Katie Delach | katie.delach@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5964
Psychiatry Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Pulmonary Medicine Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Radiation Oncology Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Radiology Greg Richter | gregory.richter@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 614-1937
Renal/Kidney Disease Anna Duerr | anna.duerr@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-8369
Resuscitation Science Anna Duerr | anna.duerr@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-8369
Rheumatology Greg Richter | gregory.richter@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 614-1937
Sleep Greg Richter | gregory.richter@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 614-1937
Sports Medicine Katie Delach | katie.delach@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5964
Stroke Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Surgical Oncology Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Thoracic Surgery Anna Duerr | anna.duerr@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-8369
Transplant Surgery Katie Delach | katie.delach@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5964
Trauma Surgery and Critical Care Katie Delach | katie.delach@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5964
Urology Greg Richter | gregory.richter@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 614-1937
Vaccines Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
and Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Vascular Surgery Anna Duerr | anna.duerr@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-8369
Women's Health/Women's Cancers Katie Delach | katie.delach@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5964

Media Contacts for Hospitals, Facilities, Centers, and Institutes

Perelman School of Medicine Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center Katie Delach | katie.delach@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5964
Pennsylvania Hospital Olivia Fermano | olivia.fermano@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 829-6799
Penn Medicine Rittenhouse and Good Shepherd Penn Partners Olivia Fermano | olivia.fermano@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 829-6799
Penn Medicine Affiliate Practices: Radnor, Bucks County, Woodbury Heights, Valley Forge, Cherry Hill, and Rittenhouse Greg Richter | gregory.richter@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 614-1937
Abramson Cancer Center Stephen Graff | stephen.graff@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5653
Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Institute for Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
and Kim Menard | kim.menard@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 662-6183
Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics Karen Kreeger | karen.kreeger@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5658
Institute on Aging Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics Anna Duerr | anna.duerr@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-8369
Penn Cardiovascular Institute Lee-Ann Donegan | leeann.donegan@uphs.upenn.edu | (215) 349-5660
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