KDKA’S Jennifer Antkowiak To Speak At St. Barnabas’ Doc’s Talk Seminar


St. Barnabas’ Doc’s Talk series is free and open to the community

GIBSONIA, Pa. (Richland Twp.), May 31, 2012 – Jennifer Antkowiak, KDKA television news anchor and founder of Jennifer Cares and Caregiver at Work, will present a discussion titled “Caring for the Caregiver” at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 6 in Hilltop Hall at The Village at St. Barnabas, 5850 Meridian Road, Gibsonia. Antkowiak will provide information to make life easier for individuals who are taking care of others. Her talk will cover:

  • Learning to take care of you
  • Tips for a healthier you
  • How to make life easier

Antkowiak has spent most of her 20-year career as a television news anchor with Pittsburgh’s KDKA. Aside from anchoring KDKA’s weekday morning newscast she is the founder of Jennifer Cares, which provides information and products to make life easier for caregivers. Antkowiak also founded Caregiver at Work, a corporate wellness program aimed at creating a healthy, productive workplace by helping employees make self-care a priority.

Antkowiak’s presentation is part of St. Barnabas Medical Center’s monthly Doc’s Talk series, in which health care practitioners share information with St. Barnabas residents and the public.  For more information, call (724) 443-7231.  St. Barnabas Medical Center is open to the public and provides outpatient medical care in a number of specialties through its nearly two dozen practitioners.

About St. Barnabas:
St. Barnabas Health System is the largest health care concern of its kind in Pennsylvania and offers service apart from the ordinary in a faith-based, non-denominational setting.  Tracing its heritage back to 1900, the system serves approximately 900 inpatients and residents, plus 35,000 outpatients and home care clients.  The health system is composed of the St. Barnabas Communities, including The Village at St. Barnabas, The Washington Place at St. Barnabas, The Woodlands at St. Barnabas and White Tail Ridge; St. Barnabas Clinical Services, including St. Barnabas Nursing Home, St. Barnabas Medical Center, Valencia Woods at St. Barnabas and The Arbors at St. Barnabas; and St. Barnabas Charities, the fund-raising arm, which includes the Kean Theatre and Rudolph Auto Repair.


St. Barnabas Health System, Media Relations, 5850 Meridian Rd., Gibsonia, PA 15044-9667

Shelli Sommariva
Marketing Communications Mgr.
724-443-0700, Ext. 5244

Megan Hoffman
Marketing Communications Coordinator



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