Stony Brook College President Maurie McInnis introduced at the moment that Harold L. “Hal” Paz, MD, MS, has been named govt vp for well being sciences at Stony Brook College, efficient October 4, 2021.
Paz, at the moment govt vp and chancellor for well being affairs at The Ohio State College and chief govt officer of the Ohio State Wexner Medical Heart, will report back to President McInnis and is a member of her senior management workforce. As EVP for well being sciences, he’ll work in partnership with educational, hospital and medical management and with neighborhood companions to make sure the continued growth of a premier educational medical middle and well being system.
As govt vp and chancellor for well being affairs at The Ohio State College, the place he’s a professor of drugs and public well being sciences, Paz is liable for seven well being science faculties together with greater than 20 analysis institutes and an NCI-designated complete most cancers middle. He additionally serves as CEO of the Ohio State Wexner Medical Heart, a well being system that features seven hospitals, 16 community hospitals, greater than 100 outpatient websites, a multispecialty apply, an accountable care group and a well being plan.
“Hal has a imaginative and prescient of development for Stony Brook Medication that integrates our medical, academic, analysis and repair missions,” stated McInnis. “In a time of nice transformation within the well being care and social environments, his distinct expertise will improve our place as a world-class chief in analysis and innovation.”
At the moment serving on the Nationwide Academy of Medication’s Management Consortium and the board of administrators of Analysis!America, Paz brings practically 25 years of management in well being care and educational drugs to Stony Brook College. Previous to becoming a member of Ohio State, he was the manager vp and chief medical officer for CVS Well being/Aetna the place he supplied medical management for the corporate’s home and international companies. He was additionally a professor adjunct of inside drugs at Yale College College of Medication. Previous to his expertise within the personal sector, Paz served as senior vp for well being affairs, dean of the school of drugs at Pennsylvania State College, and CEO of the Penn State Hershey Medical Heart and Well being System.
“It’s my privilege to hitch Stony Brook College throughout a time of strategic development and super alternative,” stated Paz. “Along with companions throughout the college and neighborhood, I imagine we are able to set new requirements for excellence in care, analysis, schooling and innovation.”
Dr. Paz acquired his bachelor’s diploma from the College of Rochester, a grasp of science in life science engineering from Tufts College and his medical diploma from the College of Rochester College of Medication and Dentistry. He accomplished his residency at Northwestern College, the place he served as chief medical resident. Dr. Paz was a Eudowood Fellow in pulmonary and important care drugs at Johns Hopkins Medical College. As well as, he was a postdoctoral fellow in environmental well being science at Johns Hopkins College of Hygiene and Public Well being.
Paz succeeds Dr. Kenneth Kaushansky, who retired from his place as Senior Vice President of the Well being Sciences in June 2021.