About the author

George Kovacik

George Kovacik is a manager of public relations. He’s been in the PR department at Houston Methodist for 13 years covering the DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center as well as the J.C. Walter Jr. Transplant Center. A graduate of Lamar University in Beaumont, he also spent more than seven years as a news reporter at KTRH Newsradio 740 AM in Houston.