October's People profiles

Pirate days, crab soup cook-offs and more are featured in this month's People section.

What is your other passion—something you enjoy doing when you’re not working?

I enjoy going on leisurely walks with my dachshunds, which usually end at a dog-friendly coffee house for a well-deserved treat for both me and the dogs. I also enjoy gardening. I am patiently waiting for my tomatoes to ripen and cucumbers to grow. In the meantime, it is fun to explore farmers’ markets as I enjoy preparing and eating the wonderful fruits and vegetables that are available in the summer.
—Susan Glessner, R.D., director, food & nutrition, UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside, Pittsburgh 

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