The Office of Marketing and Communications is comprised of Marketing and Public Relations and Business Development. Our services include designing a client specific communications plan based on analysis of the local competition and the medical needs of the community.

The office functions to market and promote to the public the many medical advances, services, and research offered at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State College of Medicine.   Marketing initiatives include the production of brochures, posters, newsletters, billboards, video production, radio and/or television commercials, as well as web sites.

Marketing and Communications is responsible for providing news and information to Penn State University faculty, staff, students, alumni, and other constituencies. We facilitate relationships with the various radio, print, and television outlets...local, national, and international, by providing accurate and timely information about the medical center and College of Medicine.

The Office of Marketing and Communications is staffed Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. A Marketing and Communications Specialist is on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If you need to reach us after business hours for an urgent matter, please call Penn State Health operator at 717-531-8521 and ask to have the Specialists on-call paged.