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35th Annual Zubrow Lecture Honors Katrina A. Armstrong, MD

Zubrow_10-27-16_007The Molly & Sidney Zubrow Lecture and Award Program is a longstanding Pennsylvania Hospital tradition that celebrates leaders in the health care field who carry on Sidney Zubrow, MD’s legacy of always working to improve patient care and broaden the horizons for everyone and anyone who works in health care.

“While Sidney and Molly Zubrow are no longer with us, their legacy of compassion, humanism, and dedication to providing the best care possible remains with us today,” said CEO Theresa Larivee. “Dr. Zubrow believed in always maintaining respectful and compassionate relationships among physicians, students, and every single member of the health care team, as well as the patients.”

This year’s 35th annual Zubrow lecture honored former Penn Medicine faculty member, Katrina A. Armstrong, MD for her efforts to improve trust and communication in health care.

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Welcome Christine M. Tierney, Pennsylvania Hospital’s Chief Human Resources

Pennsylvania Hospital is pleased to welcome Christine M. Tierney, RN, MSN, SPHR, CHCR, SHRM–SCP, as Pennsylvania Hospital’s Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO). As an accomplished healthcare professional, Tierney previously served as dire...Full story

Welcome David Ain, MD

Pennsylvania Hospital is pleased to welcome David Ain, MD, to the Penn Medicine Heart and Vascular Services team. Ain specializes in interventional cardiology, vascular medicine, and endovascular intervention. His clinical interests include...Full story

Get Your Flu Shot: Now through Nov. 23

Flu season is upon us and PAH is now offering the flu vaccine for all employees. The inactivated influenza vaccine (injectable) will be administered to PAH employees now through Nov. 23 with free clinics available every week. Penn Medicine ...Full story

Welcome Dr. Steven Ralston, Chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Pennsylvania Hospital

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Pennsylvania Hospital welcomes Steven J. Ralston, MD, MPH, as the new chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.Ralston will also serve as director of Obstetrical Service and as a vice chair of the Perelman School of Medicine’s D...Full story

Giving is Penn's Way!

Penn’s Way is underway across our campuses! In partnership with our colleagues at the University of Pennsylvania, Penn Medicine is stepping up to support the greater Philadelphia area through donations to Penn Medicine, United Way, and the ...Full story

Welcome Zarina S. Ali, MD

The department of Neurosurgery welcomes Zarina S. Ali, MD, to Pennsylvania Hospital as an assistant professor of Neurosurgery.Ali received her medical degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine andDentistry in New York. She ...Full story

Welcome Paris D. Butler, MD, MPH

Penn Medicine is pleased to welcome Paris D. Butler, MD, MPH, to the division of Plastic Surgery. Butler completed his medical degree and general surgery residency at the University of Virginia. He also holds a master’s degree in public hea...Full story

Transform Your Ideas into Action: Apply to the Innovation Accelerator Program

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The Penn Medicine Center for Health Care Innovation is currently accepting applications for the next class of its Innovation Accelerator, a program designed to support thought leaders from across Penn Medicine in their efforts to develop, t...Full story

Welcome Susan Gerber, MD and Lauren M. Catalano, MD

Pennsylvania Hospital is thrilled to welcome two new attending physicians, Susan Gerber, MD and Lauren M. Catalano, MD, to its department of Medicine. ...Full story

Free Continuing Education Training in LGBTQ-centered Care

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Penn Medicine was named a 2016 “Leader in LGBTQ Health Care Equality” and as part of our continued efforts to better serve our LGBTQ patients, families, and community members, Penn is partnering with the Healthcare Quality Index and Human R...Full story

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