Thursday, November 3, 2016
Attorney Rita Sostrin to Speak at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Attorney Rita Sostrin is scheduled to speak at the “UPMC Outside Legal Counsel Conference” that will take place at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) on November 9, 2016. Ms. Sostrin will be presenting on a panel called “Immigration – Politics and Ethics.”
The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is a $12.8 billion integrated global nonprofit health enterprise that has 60,000 employees, over 20 hospitals with more than 5,000 licensed beds, 500 clinical locations including outpatient sites and doctors’ offices, a 3 million-member health insurance division, as well as commercial and international ventures. UPMC is closely affiliated with its academic partner, the University of Pittsburgh. It is considered a leading American health care provider, as its flagship facilities have ranked in US News & World Report "Honor Roll" of the approximately 15 to 20 best hospitals in America for well over a decade. As of 2016, UPMC is ranked 12th nationally among the best hospitals (and second in Pennsylvania) by US News & World Report and ranked in 15 of 16 specialty areas when including Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC. This does not include Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC which ranked in the top 10 of pediatric centers in a separate US News ranking.