Posts Tagged: UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Cancer & Compassion: Georgia, Lifelong Life Changer 

Cancer and Compassion - UPMC Lifelong Life Changer

By Georgia Colangelo, Senior Professional Staff Nurse II, BSN, Magee Women’s Hospital   My name is Georgia Colangelo, and I’m a UPMC Lifelong Life Changer.   My story begins 36 years ago, in 1982, when I was selected to work during the summer as a nurse intern in the Oncology Unit at UPMC Presbyterian. I was excited to learn,… 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 »

Finding My Purpose in Oncology Nursing

Finding My Purpose in Oncology Nursing

Terri Frassinelli, RN, Clinical Director, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Finding the Way Back to Her Calling Terri Frassinelli started her career at UPMC eight years ago as an inpatient oncology nurse at UPMC Montefiore, then moved to the outpatient center at UPMC St. Margaret. She left UPMC briefly to work in case management and population… Read more »