(From the June 2015 Issue of MedStat)
John P. Cheatham, MD, director of Cardiac Catheterization and Interventional Therapy and co-director of The Heart Center at Nationwide Children's Hospital, has been named to the new class of Master Fellows of the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (MSCAI), the professional medical society for adult and pediatric invasive/interventional cardiologists. SCAI is recognized worldwide for its commitment to quality and education for enhancing the care of patients who suffer from all forms of congenital and acquired cardiovascular disease. The MSCAI recognition acknowledges outstanding SCAI members for a career achievement of excellence in patient care, teaching, research, and innovation.
Jonathan L. Finlay, MD, named recipient of the Elizabeth and Richard Germain Endowed Chair in Pediatric Cancer. During the Wyss Family Symposium, hosted by Nationwide Children’s Hospital May 11-12, Jonathan L. Finlay, MB, ChB, FRCP, director of Neuro-Oncology at Nationwide Children’s, was announced as the first recipient of The Elizabeth and Richard Germain Endowed Chair in Pediatric Cancer. Dr. Finlay is also a professor of pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. He is an internationally recognized expert in pediatric brain tumors and has authored or co-authored more than 200 peer-reviewed publications in leading medical journals and more than 80 review articles and book chapters.