• Phone: 614-293-3737
  • Fax: 614-293-3730
  • After Hours: 614-293-8000
    • For after 5 pm and weekends
      Ask the operator to page the hospital administrative manager.

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center media relations staff is available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Mon.-Fri. and after hours and on weekends by pager. We understand your deadline and work quickly to respond to your questions or to link you with some of the world's top sources and experts for stories involving patient care, education and research. The media relations office responds to more than 1,500 media inquiries each year from reporters and writers seeking information on the latest clinical breakthroughs and research discoveries at Ohio State. Please contact us for expert comment and thought-leader perspectives for breaking medical, science and health care policy news.

Our Staff

Robert Mackle

Robert Mackle

Senior Director of Brand Journalism and Media, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Robert.Mackle@osumc.edu
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Amanda Harper

Director of Media Relations, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute

Beat
  • Cancer
Amanda.Harper2@osumc.edu
Marti Leitch

Marti Leitch

Director of Media Relations, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Beat: 
  • Heart and Vascular Center
Marti.Leitch@osumc.edu
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Eileen Scahill

Senior Consultant, Media Relations, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Beats:
  • Neurology, Neurosurgery, General Surgery
  • Mental Health, Diabetes, Radiology 
Eileen.Scahill@osumc.edu
Serena Smith

Serena Smith

Consultant, Media Relations, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Beats:
  • Transplant, Emergency Medicine, Allergy
  • Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep Medicine
Serena.Smith@osumc.edu
Alexis Shaw

Alexis Shaw

Consultant, Media Relations, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Beats: 
  • Sports Medicine, Orthopedics
  • Women & Infants, Urology, Dermatology
Alexis.Shaw2@osumc.edu