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Vellis Appointed Director of University Health Center

Contact: Michael Parker (518) 437-4980

Peter A. Vellis
Peter A. Vellis

ALBANY, N.Y. (July 23, 2004) -- The University at Albany has named Peter A. Vellis, D.O. as director of the University Health Center after a national search. Vellis comes to UAlbany from Seton Health in Clifton Park, N.Y.

"I am delighted with the outcome of this search and very much look forward to the leadership of Dr. Vellis with regard to matters of health services," said James P. Doellefeld, vice president for Student Affairs.

Vellis brings rich clinical and administrative experience to the position. Board Certified in Family Practice with a specialty in Sports Medicine, he has a medical degree from the University of New England's College of Osteopathic Medicine, and a Baccalaureate Degree from Union College.


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