Journalist to Direct Media Relations at Saint Michael's
NEWARK, N. J. (October
30, 2009) –– Carol Ann Campbell, an award-winning medical
journalist, has been named Director of Media Relations at Saint Michael’s
Medical Center, the Newark hospital announced today.
“My skills as a writer and medical journalist will enable me to
help members of the media who cover the evolving world of medicine,”
Campbell said. “As a former newspaper reporter, I truly understand
the challenges reporters face unraveling the complex scientific, economic
and political aspects of health care today.”
Campbell worked as a medical reporter for The Star-Ledger for more than
a decade and was named New Jersey Press Association Journalist of the
Year in 2008. She previously worked as a columnist and medical reporter
for The (Bergen) Record.
She can be reached at (973) 596-3805, or at email@example.com.
Brendan Middleton will continue to oversee corporate communications and
marketing at Saint Michael’s.
“I look forward to working alongside Carol Ann to enhance Saint
Michael’s Medical Center’s relationship with the media and
the community,” Middleton said. He will continue to respond to media
inquiries when Campbell is unavailable, and can be reached at (973) 596-3804,
Established by the Franciscan Sisters of the Poor
in 1867, Saint Michael’s Medical Center is a 357-bed regional tertiary-care,
teaching and research center in the heart of Newark’s business and
educational district. Saint Michael’s Medical Center is a member
of Catholic Health East (CHE). Based in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania,
Catholic Health East is one of the nation’s largest nonprofit health
systems, with 34 hospitals in 11 states. More
information is available at www.smmcnj.org.