Appointments

New Leadership at NEOMED

John Langell, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H., M.B.A., was appointed by the Northeast Ohio Medical University Board of Trustees on July 24, 2019 to become the Northeast Ohio Medical University’s seventh president, effective October 1, 2019.

Dr. Langell has more than twenty years of...


Cleveland Clinic Names New Transformation and Orthopaedic & Rheumatologic Institute Leadership

Cleveland Clinic announced the appointment of Thomas E. Mroz, M.D., as chair of its Orthopaedic & Rheumatologic Institute and James Merlino, M.D., to the newly created post of Chief Clinical Transformation Officer.


Thomas E. Mroz, M.D.

In his new role, Dr. Mroz will oversee...


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New Chair for CCF Cardiovascular

Cleveland Clinic has appointed Samir Kapadia, MD, as department chair of the Robert and Suzanne Tomsich Department of Cardiovascular Medicine.


Samir Kapadia, MD
Photo courtesy of Cleveland Clinic

In this capacity, Dr. Kapadia will lead the...


Women Physician Leaders: Northeast Ohio Hospitals Boast Gender Diversity

A study released late in 2018 by the Women’s Network of Northeast Ohio found that in the region, women are underrepresented in senior leadership roles.

The report, “Women’s Network Gender Equity and Female Leadership Research Study,” was commissioned two years ago to discover...


Dr. Toomas Anton Joins Western Reserve Hospital Neurosurgery: Hospital Focuses on Expanding Clinical Excellence to Meet Regional Need


Dr. Toomas Anton and Dr. Paul Hartzfeld of Western Reserve Hospital Physicians Neurosurgery

Western Reserve Hospital Physicians Neurosurgery continues to grow with the addition of Toomas Anton, MD. Dr. Anton joins Paul Hartzfeld, MD and, together, they are dedicated to expert diagnosis...


New AACI President Stanton Gerson Aims to Integrate Cancer Treatment Advances into the Community

Stanton L. Gerson, MD, recently became the new president of the Association of American Cancer Institutes during AACI’s annual meeting in Chicago, held October 23–25.

Dr. Gerson is the Asa and Patricia Shiverick – Jane Shiverick (Tripp) Professor of Hematological Oncology, Case Western...