Posts Categorized: Lifelong Life Changers

Following in My Mom’s Footsteps: Kristi, Lifelong Life Changer  

Following in My Mom's footsteps: Kristi, Lifelong Life Changer

By Kristi Russo, Senior Manager, ISD, Children’s Hospital of UPMC Information Services Division   My name is Kristi Russo, and I’m a UPMC Lifelong Life Changer.   I was influenced to start my career at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC because my mother spent her career at Children’s Hospital for 30 years. I remember being young and hearing how much she… Read more »

My Life’s Biggest Moments Happened at UPMC: Helen, Lifelong Life Changer  

My Life's Biggest Moments Happened at UPMC: UPMC Lifelong Life Changer

By Helen Fries, Division Administrator, Magee Women’s Hospital   My name is Helen Fries, and I’m a UPMC Lifelong Life Changer.   Forty years have gone fast here at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC! I started as a staff nurse and worked my way through lots of great opportunities. I was a nurse and patient educator, a house supervisor, and a head nurse of inpatient gynecologic oncology… Read more »

35 Years of Opportunity: Deborah, Lifelong Life Changer

35 Years of Opportunity: UPMC Lifelong Life Changer

By Deborah Malush, Manager: Radiation Oncology, Magee-Womens Hospital   My name is Deborah Malush, and I’m a UPMC Lifelong Life Changer.   I graduated from college when I was 19 years old and started my radiation therapist career at UPMC Presbyterian and Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC. At that time, we rotated therapists between the two hospitals. After seven years, I was promoted to manager of the Radiation Oncology Department… Read more »