Pertussis presentation

(Submitted photo)

The Mahoning Medical Center Board of Directors would like to offer thanks to Dr. Erick Bergquist, M.D., Ph.D., and Lana Mason, RN, BSN, MPH, CIC, who recently offered a free public education on pertussis (whooping cough) at the Marion Center Area High School auditorium.

In addition, sincere appreciation is extended to the following organizations for helping to make the education possible: the Indiana County Endowment Board of Directors with grant funding provided by The Evans Health Care Fund, the Department of Health, Indiana Regional Medical Center, The Indiana Gazette and to all others who helped in assisting/ promoting this event.