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Media Contacts

Media Contacts

The Allegheny Health Network Department of External Affairs is responsible for managing all facets of media relations for the Network and its affiliate entities, including:

Representatives of the media relations team are available around-the-clock to facilitate the media's needs, including requests for patient or event information or interviews with members of the Network's medical and executive staff.  The media relations team can be reached between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. by contacting the representatives listed below directly. After regular business hours, and on weekends and holidays, members of the media can also call 412.359.3131 and ask for the AHN media relations representative on-call.

Allegheny Health Network Representatives

Dan Laurent
VP, Internal & External Communications
Office: 412.544.7081
Mobile: 412.807.8103

Stephanie Waite
Sr. Public Relations Specialist
Office: 412.330.4434
Mobile: 412.337.5484

Doug Braunsdorf
Sr. Public Relations Specialist
Office: 412.330.4456
Mobile: 412.522.7112

Candace Herrington
Sr. Public Relations Analyst
Office: 412-330-4439
Mobile: 412.951.8193

Nikki Buccina
Public Relations Analyst
Office: 412-544-6245

Krista Lardieri
Public Relations Analyst
Office: 412-544-8574

Community Hospitals

Jesse Miller
Forbes Hospital
Office: 412.858.3189
Mobile: 412.389.6815

Stephanie Waite
Allegheny Valley Hospital
Office: 412-330-4434

Doug Braunsdorf
Canonsburg Hospital
Jefferson Hospital
Office: 412.330.4456

Monica Lewis
Saint Vincent Hospital
Office: 814.452.7271
Mobile: 814.323.4767