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Tribute to Excellence 2012

Honoring Local LIVEr Champions!

March 2nd, 2012 (11:30am - 1:00pm) - $45.00

Contact: Brigid Tigano (Email)
Phone: 412-434-7077(Fax: 412-434-7040)

Hosted by American Liver Foundation
Fairmont Pittsburgh - Directions
510 Market St
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

The Allegheny Division's Tribute to Excellence event celebrated its inception in 2007 by honoring Dr. Thomas E. Starzl, the "Father of Transplantation" and naming an American Liver Foundation Research Grant in his name. Five individuas and/or organizations will be recognized for their dedication and commitment to the Allegheny Division of the American Liver Foundation.

This year the Allegheny Division will honor the following five people for their tireless dedication to the American Liver Foundation and the fight against liver disease.

  • George V. Mazariegos, MD, Chief, Pediatric Transplantation, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
  • Paul J. Lebovitz, MD, Division Director, Gastroenterology, West Penn Allegheny Health System
  • Donato Coluccio, Executive Chef and owner of Donato's Fox Chapel
  • Karl Williams, MD, MPH, Allegheny County Medical Examiner
  • Richard Zelechowski, Western Pennsylvania PBC Support Group

We invite you to join us to celebrate these five outstanding individuals and their dedication to the American Liver Foundation.

Tribute to Excellence invitation 2012

tribute to Exellence invitation 2012

Tribute to Excellence RSVP 2012

Tribute to Excellence RSVP 2012

Please RSVP no later than February 22

If you would like to place an ad in honor of one of the awardees, please contact Amanda at 412-434-7077 or

2012 Sponsors:


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Page updated: February 24th, 2012