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Grand Marshal Aide Honored

Grand Marshal aide Dr. Peter Scardino is head of surgery at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York and is also a Savannah native. Grand Marshal aide Dr. Peter Scardino is head of surgery at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York and is also a Savannah native.
Memorial University Medical Center held a reception honoring Grand Marshal Dr. Frank Rossiter and his aide Dr. Peter Scardino. Memorial University Medical Center held a reception honoring Grand Marshal Dr. Frank Rossiter and his aide Dr. Peter Scardino.

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - It's been a big week for parade Grand Marshal Dr. Frank Rossiter. Today he passed along special thanks to one of his aides.

Memorial University Medical Center held a reception honoring Dr. Rossiter and his aide Dr. Peter Scardino.

Dr. Scardino is head of surgery at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York but he's also a Savannah native.

"It's a special honor for me to come back to the city where I grew up and where I have so many friends and come back to the medical center that meant so much to my father and to have this honor so I'm very pleased and very grateful for this," said Dr. Peter Scardino.

Chatham County Chairman Pete Liakakis issued a proclamation on behalf of the county in Dr. Scardino's honor.

Reported by: Melanie A. Ruberti, mruberti@wtoc.com

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