TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Newsmaker: Lou Ann Jeremko

Bethel Park resident Lou Ann Jeremko is the 2013 recipient of the PNC Community Caring Award for her work in directing statewide cancer screening and cardiovascular initiatives throughout Pennsylvania.
Saturday, May 11, 2013, 7:23 p.m.
 

Lou Ann Jeremko

Noteworthy: The Susan G. Komen Foundation's Pittsburgh affiliate and PNC Financial Services will present Jeremko with PNC's 2013 Community Caring Award for her work directing cancer screening and cardiovascular initiatives throughout Pennsylvania.

Age: 55

Residence: Bethel Park

Family: Husband, Dave; two adult daughters, Amy and Stacy; and twin granddaughters, Bella and Gracie

Occupation: Director of statewide cancer services for Downtown-based Adagio Health Inc.

Background: Jeremko oversees the Komen Foundation Mammogram Voucher Program and the state Health Department's Healthy Women program. The Mammogram Voucher Program provides mammograms and diagnostic services to uninsured and underinsured women. Healthy Women offers free breast and cervical cancer screening.

Education: Bachelor's degree in women's studies and medical records administration from the University of Pittsburgh; master's degree in public health from Pitt

Quote: “I am honored and humbled by the recognition from two such great organizations, PNC and Komen Pittsburgh. As a result of the generosity of these organizations, I have the ability to help women all across Pennsylvania.”

— Bob Bauder

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Allegheny

  1. Transportation challenges rife as Pittsburgh focuses on making fixes
  2. Boy, 17, shot in Marshall-Shadeland
  3. Transportation funding uncertainty impacts planning for Western Pa.
  4. Montour Trail gets needed updates
  5. Eastbound Parkway West to reopen Sunday morning
  6. Lawsuit: Pittsburgh Public Schools should have known officer was abusing boys
  7. Police confiscated cellphone of driver who struck 7-year-old girl Thursday
  8. Highmark asks patients to ‘Meet Dr. Right’
  9. Teachers union advises lawyers for colleagues of Plum pair investigated on sex charges
  10. Trib Total Media Outstanding Young Citizen Awards presents scholarship, 10 gold medals
  11. 2 from Carrick charged in connection with rash of heroin overdoses