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Peter L. Depowski, MD, FCAP

President of the Medical Staff, UPMC Hamot

Peter L. Depowski, MD, FCAP, completed his residency training in anatomic and clinical pathology at Albany Medical Center Hospital in New York. He also completed fellowship training in hematopathology at Albany Medical Center and an additional year of cytopathology fellowship training at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, New York. He is board certified in anatomic and clinical pathology and also holds subspecialty board certification in cytopathology.

Dr. Depowski moved to Erie in 2003 and joined Pathology Associates of Erie. During the past decade he has served a variety of roles including president of Pathology Associates of Erie, medical director of Associated Clinical Laboratories, laboratory director of Kane and Corry Hospital, and chief of pathology at UPMC Hamot. As an active member of the medical staff, Dr. Depowski promotes collaboration across the health care team and is focused on improving quality in delivery of health care at UPMC Hamot.

His family includes two daughters, Abigail and Ellie, who were born in Erie and his wife, Connie. Although never having visited Erie before coming to work here, the Depowski family feels blessed to have had the opportunity to live in this community and truly calls Erie home.

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