Internist Mark Kender, MD, Returns to St. Luke’s

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“Welcome back, Dr. Kender!” patients, physicians and staff of St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN) are saying when they hear the news. This spring, the long-time Lehigh Valley-based internist returned to SLUHN to care for patients and help train future internal medicine specialists in the Network.

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New PICU at St. Luke’s Bethlehem Welcomes Medical Director

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The new eight-bed, $5 million Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) that opened earlier this year at St. Luke’s University Hospital-Bethlehem Campus has welcomed Christopher Plymire, MD, as its Medical Director.

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St. Luke’s Announces New Tuition Assistance for Medical Students

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For many young people, the dream of becoming a doctor is fraught: Medical school graduates are often saddled with extreme debt. St. Luke’s University Health Network is looking to change that and make it easier for aspiring physicians to fulfill their dreams.

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Hellertown Man Admitted to Medical School’s Scholars Program

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Luis Devia of Hellertown was welcomed to Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine’s (GCSOM) Class of 2023 Aug. 2 in Scranton. A member of Saucon Valley High School’s Class of 2010, Devia has committed to stay in the region to practice medicine by becoming part of the school’s Abigail Geisinger Scholars Program.