Announcements 2012

 

San Diego's Top Doctors 2012

Hospitalists Brian Clay, MD; Gregory B. Seymann, MD, SFHM; and Kenton O. Smitherman, MD, are among the UC San Diego Health System physicians honored as "Top Doctors" on the 2012 "Physicians of Exceptional Excellence" list from the San Diego County Medical Society and San Diego Magazine.

Medical Director for Clinical Resource Management

Dr. Jennifer Quartarolo has been appointed Medical Director for Clinical Resource Management for UC San Diego Health System. Dr. Quartarolo, Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor, has been involved in many quality improvement and patient safety efforts since she joined our faculty in 2006.

Innovation Profile: Dr. Greg Maynard

Dr. Greg Maynard is featured in the innovation profile Stopping Blood Clots, Saving Lives in the June edition of UC Health.

With a 3-year grant from the UC Health Innovation Center, he is leading the UC Collaborative to Reduce Hospital Acquired Venous Thromboembolism: Stop the Clot.

Dr. Maynard, professor of medicine, directs the UC San Diego Center for Innovation and Improvement Science.

Excellence in Teaching

Drs. Ali Amirrezvani (above left) and Daniel Bouland have received the 2012 Excellence in Teaching award for their outstanding contributions in teaching the Medicine 401 clerkship course this academic year.

Senior Vice President of the Society of Hospital Medicine's Center for Hospital Innovation and Improvement

Health Sciences Clinical Professor Greg Maynard, MD, MSc, SFHM, is new Senior Vice President of the Society of Hospital Medicine's Center for Hospital Innovation and Improvement. Read more | Read SHM press release