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UMass Memorial Pioneers Cancer Surgery Technique

 

UMass Memorial is the first center in the U.S. to participate in an international trial looking at the role of an innovative surgical technique for rectal cancer treatment.

 

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Lifelong Nurse is Emergency Department's Heartbeat

Doreen Gubber, 60, of Millbury is better known as “Doe” when working in the trauma unit at UMass Memorial Medical Center - University Campus. (Photo courtesy of T&G)

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Keeping UMass Memorial Fresh

Knowing his acumen in healthcare innovation, Dickson was eager to appoint Siegrist to a six-year term on the board of trustees, a volunteer position, shortly after he was hired as CEO. (Photo courtesy of WBJ)

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Media Relations Staff

UMass Memorial Health Care

Tony Berry
Director of Media and Public Relations
UMass Memorial Health Care
Telephone: 508-793-5394
Cell: 774-317-0422
Email: anthony.berry@umassmemorial.org

Debora Spano
Media and Public Relations Manager
UMass Memorial Medical Center
Telephone: 508-334-4252
Cell: 401-258-3081
Email: debora.spano@umassmemorial.org

UMass Memorial HealthAlliance-Clinton Hospital
Kelli Rooney 
Manager, Marketing, Public Relations and Community Relations
Telephone: 978-514-4726
Cell: 978-514-1152  
Email: krooney@healthalliance.com
 
UMass Memorial – Marlborough Hospital
Ellen Carlucci
Vice President, Marketing and Communications
Telephone:  508-486-5807
Cell: 508-868-0879
Email: ellen.carlucci@umassmemorial.org

 

 

 

 
 

Media Relations Policy

To effectively facilitate the requests of media reporting on news and events at UMass Memorial Medical Center, the Media and Public Relations Department has established the following guidelines for reporters requesting information or interviews:

  • Media must arrange all interviews and photo shoots with UMass Memorial staff or patients in advance through the Media and Public Relations Department.
  • To ensure confidentiality, privacy, and appropriate sensitivity to patients and families, reporters, film crews, and photographers must always be accompanied by a Media and Public Relations staff person while on any of the UMass Memorial campuses.
  • Unless otherwise instructed by a member of the Media and Public Relations Department, members of the media will be provided complimentary parking. UMass Memorial security will remove unauthorized media and/or vehicles from the facility as necessary.
  • Media will be met by Media and Public Relations staff in the lobby of the pre-determined campus building and escorted to the appropriate location in the hospital.
  • No patient information other than a one-word condition description is made available to the media. No information will be released on patients who are not identified by name by the media.
  • Patients who agree to be interviewed or filmed at UMass Memorial must provide prior written consent to Media and Public Relations staff.