Vincent T. Barnaba, M.D., was named president at Genesis ElderCare-New England region, Kennett Square, Pa. He was vice president of corporate medical affairs.
Breaux B. Castleman was named president at Scripps Clinic, San Diego. He was president at the physician resources division of Caremark International, Northbrook, Ill.
Bruce M. Cohen, M.D., was named president and psychiatrist in chief at McLean Hospital, Belmont, Mass. He was senior vice president for research and training.
Dwight E. Jones, M.D., was named chief executive officer at AMERICAID Community Care's Georgia operations. He was executive director at Southside Healthcare, Atlanta.
Sharol Lewis, M.D., was named chief of women's health services at Sunset Park Family Health Center Network of Lutheran Medicine Center, Brooklyn, N.Y. She was chief of obstetrics and gynecology at East New York Family Care Center and co-clinical director at a private OB/GYN group practice in New Jersey.
John Lucas, M.D., was named president and chief executive officer at St. Francis Health System, Tulsa, Okla. He was chief medical officer and CEO at Lovelace Health Systems, Albuquerque.
Sophia Chang, M.D., was named director of the HIV/AIDS program at Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, Menlo Park, Calif. She was chief medical officer at the San Francisco Health Plan.
Charles DeJohn, M.D., was named clinical medical director of geriatric psychiatric services at Memorial Spring Shadows Glen Hospital, Houston. He is an assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine and the University of Texas Medical School.
Alfred B. Knight, M.D., was named director of graduate medical education at Scott & White's division of research and education, Temple, Texas. He was interim director.
John Lister, M.D., was named medical director of the blood and marrow transplantation program at Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh. He was a faculty member at the division of hematology/bone marrow transplantation, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, and an associate member at the Pittsburgh Cancer Institute.
Robert Magrisso, M.D., was named associate medical director at Hospice of the North Shore, Evanston, Ill. He is a senior attending physician at Evanston Hospital and a faculty member at Northwestern University Medical School's department of medicine.
Steven M. Mirin, M.D., was named medical director at the American Psychiatric Association, Washington, D.C. He was president and psychiatrist in chief at McLean Hospital, Belmont, Mass.
Charles W. Prochera, M.D., was named medical director at M.D. Anderson Cancer Network, Fort Worth, Texas. He will continue his private pulmonary practice in Bedford, Texas.
Shannon J. Scarry, M.D., was named medical director of admissions and evaluation service at Friends Hospital, Philadelphia. She was director of the psychiatric emergency service and child/adolescent emergency services at Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia.
Charles A. Stemple, D.O., was named medical director of medical resource management at ChoiceCare, Cincinnati. He was chairman of emergency medicine and quality assurance at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton, Ohio.
Stanley Stier, M.D., was named medical director at Advantage Health Plan, New Orleans. He was medical director at Physicians Health Services' Connecticut operations.
Morris A. Flaum, M.D., was named senior vice president of medical and academic affairs at Mercy Health Partners in Toledo, Ohio. He was chairman of the department of internal medicine at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Rene Lerer, M.D., was named senior vice president of Prudential HealthCare, Newark, N.J. He was senior vice president of pharmacy and disease management group operations at Value Health, Avon, Conn.
Dwight L. Robertson, M.D., was named senior vice president, business development at InteCardia, Chapel Hill, N.C. He was executive vice president at U.S. HealthWorks, Framingham, Mass.
Lewis Soloff, M.D., was named senior vice president for medical management at Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, N.Y. He was director of emergency services.
Michael R. Wasserman, M.D., was named vice president of medical affairs at GeriMed of America, Denver. He was geriatrician in charge of the departments of continuing care services and home health at Kaiser Permanente, Woodland Hills, Calif.