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Eric Peters
  • Eric Peters, APR

  • Public relations manager, Center for Clinical and Translational Research

  • Phone: (804) 828-0563

Eric Peters joined the University Public Affairs staff in October 2011 as a junior public relations specialist covering the VCU schools of health sciences and the VCU Rice Rivers Center. He became the public relations manager for the Center for Clinical and Translational Research in August 2014. He manages all internal and external communications for the center.

His professional experience includes internships and freelance work for newspapers and news services as well as full-time positions in the communications departments of a Fortune 500 company and a small business. These positions have allowed him to cover everything from small-town feature stories to the Virginia General Assembly, and to conduct both local and national media relations initiatives.

Peters received his bachelor’s degree in mass communications with a concentration in print journalism when he graduated cum laude from VCU in 2008. He holds a master’s degree in corporate and professional communication from Radford University and is working toward a Master of Public Administration at VCU.

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