Monday, June 6, 2011
AMA PICKS MADARA AS NEW EVP/CEO
James L. Madara, MD, will become the American Medical Association’s new executive vice president and CEO on July 1. Dr. Madara, 60, is an accomplished academic medical center physician, research pathologist, and administrator who served as Timmie Professor and chair of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Emory University School of Medicine before assuming the Thompson Distinguished Service Professorship and deanship at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. He later added the title of CEO of the University of Chicago Medical Center. Dr. Madara replaces Mike Maves, MD, who has led the AMA since 2001.
Posted by Steve Levine at 10:55 AM