Newsmaker: Dr. Christopher DeLuca
Residence: Mt. Lebanon
Family: Wife, Lori; son, Nicholas, 8
Education: Bachelor of Science in chemistry, University of Pittsburgh, 1989; medical degree, Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, 1994; residency in emergency medicine, Medical College of Pennsylvania, 1997
Occupation: Chairman of emergency medicine at St. Clair Hospital
Noteworthy: Named 2010 Emergency Physician of the Year by the Pennsylvania Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians
Quote: "This award recognizes the hard work and dedication of the entire staff that works in the Emergency Department at St. Clair Hospital. Without their dedication and willingness to adapt to all the changes I implemented, we would not have achieved the level of success we are enjoying right now."
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