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UPMC and the Pittsburgh Penguins Host Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine Drive-Up Clinic

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Andrea Yorchuck (Kunicky)
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Rick Pietzak
Project Director, Crisis Communications

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WHAT: UPMC and the Pittsburgh Penguins, in partnership with the Allegheny County Health Department, will host a Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine drive-up clinic in Allegheny County, vaccinating community members at the Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills in Tarentum.


At the drive-up clinic, those with appointments arrive in their cars, confirm their appointments, receive the vaccine and park for 15 minutes while UPMC nurses and lot attendants check on those just vaccinated.


For all UPMC COVID-19 clinics, an appointment is required and walk-in requests cannot be accommodated. 


WHEN: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday, April 14 




  • Diane Hupp, chief nursing officer and vice president, operations & patient care services, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh 
  • John Krolicki, vice president, facilities and support services, UPMC 
  • Al L'Altrelli, director, pharmacy operations, UPMC 


WHERE: Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills, 590 Pittsburgh Mills Blvd., Tarentum, Pa., 15084. 
**Media should park in the back lot of Macy’s—Enter Fashion Drive and park in Macy’s lot


Note to Media: Media interested in covering the event should contact Andrea Kunicky at 412-552-7448 or