Medical Staff Leadership

2020 Medical Executive Committee

President, Zaka Rahman, M.D.
President-Elect, D. Damion Hazlett, M.D.
Immediate Past President, Daniel MacMillan, M.D.
Chairman, Emergency Medicine, Jessica Dennison, M.D.
Chairman, Family Medicine, Jose Bada, M.D.
Chairman, Internal Medicine, Rahel Teferra, M.D.
Chairman  Cardiology, Juan Ortiz, M.D.
Chairman, Surgery, D. Hal Rosenbaum, M.D.
Chairman, OB/GYN, Inna Russell, M.D.
Chairman, Pathology, Kelly Brown, M.D.
Chairman, Psychiatry, Asad Ismail, M.D.
Chairman, Radiology, Daniel Altman, M.D.
Chairman, Credentials, James Van Daalen, M.D.
Chairman, PSQC, Marlene Chua, M.D.

Board Representative, Michael Fitzpatrick, MD

Patient Safety and Quality Council

The Patient Safety and Quality Council consists of both medical and hospital staff. The Council is co-chaired by Marlene Chua, MD, Anesthesiology and Martin Padgett, CEO of Clark Memorial Health. This multidisciplinary Council is responsible for driving both clinical quality and safety throughout the hospital organization. Each month the Council reviews outcome data, reviews reports from process improvement teams and makes recommendations for continuous improvement to hospital practices.

Co-chair: Marlene Chua, MD, Anesthesiology and Martin Padgett, CEO, Clark Memorial Health


Klaus Boel, MD, Chief Medical Officer (CMO)
Kathy Neuner, Chief Nursing Officer (CNO)
Lori Sheffield, Director, Quality Resources Department
Ashley Hollins, Quality Resources Department
Mouhamad Addas, MD, Internal Medicine
Vipul Brahmbhatt, MD, Family Medicine
Troy Davis, MD, Pathology
Daniel Altman, MD, Radiology
Jessica Dennison, MD, Emergency Department
Juan Ortiz, MD, Cardiology
Asad Ismail, MD, Psychiatry
Hal Rosenbaum, MD, Surgery
Inna Russell, MD, Obstetrics/Gynecology
Rahel Teferra, MD, Internal Medicine