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UPMC McKeesport to Host 125th Anniversary Celebration

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Rick Pietzak
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WHAT: UPMC McKeesport will host a 125th anniversary ceremony to honor its history of exceptional patient care. Nurses, physicians and staff will gather to celebrate the milestone while viewing historical documents and photos of the hospital over its 125-year history. Pennsylvania State Senator Jim Brewster will present an official proclamation from the state to UPMC McKeesport hospital president Mark O’Hern. 


WHY: For more than a century, UPMC McKeesport has played a vital role in community development. Hospital leadership will celebrate their employees and physicians who have worked to make the hospital vision come to life in their clinical practice. 





WHEN: noon to 1 p.m., Friday, April 19

WHERE: UPMC McKeesport, The Usman Ahmad, M.D., Memorial Conference Center, Mansfield Building, First Floor, 1500 Fifth Ave., McKeesport, Pa., 15132.


Note to Media: To cover this event, pre-arrangements must be made by contacting Madison Brunner at or 412-432-8390.