Presidents, CEOsRobert Carter, M.D., was named assistant dean and chief executive officer of Michigan State University/Kalamazoo (Mich.) Center for Medical Studies. He had been regional dean and vice provost of Texas Tech University Regional Health Sciences Center, Odessa.Ronald Esper, D.O., was named president of the American Osteopathic Association, Chicago. He will remain chairman of the department of surgery at Millcreek Community Hospital, Erie, Pa.William Fleming III, M.D., was named president of the Federation of State Medical Boards, Euless, Texas. He is the first African-American to serve as president of the federation. He has served on the board of directors since 1994.Michael Gilman, M.D., was named president of the medical staff at St. Michael Hospital, Milwaukee. He has been on the hospital's staff since 1984.Barbara McMahon was named president of the Greater Bridgeport (Conn.) Individual Practice Association. She had been a healthcare specialist in the benefit consulting practice of Hewitt Associates' Connecticut center in Rowayton.David Tillman, M.D., was named chief executive officer of Industry Advantage Health System, Woodland Hills, Calif. He had been regional vice president and chief medical officer of Catholic Healthcare West, San Francisco.
Chief medical officers, VPsJeffrey Davis, M.D., was named chief medical officer of LifeMasters Supported SelfCare, Newport Beach, Calif. He had been chief medical officer of Santa Clara (Calif.) Family Health Plan.Darrell Kirch, M.D., was named chair of the Section on Medical Schools of the American Medical Association, Chicago. He is dean of the Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine, Augusta.Thomas McDonald, M.D., was named vice president of clinical product direction of Transition Systems, Boston. He had been medical director and vice president of clinical product development at CareSoft, Sunnyvale, Calif.