Dr. Paul Rothman was named CEO of Johns Hopkins Medicine and dean of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, effective July 1.
Johns Hopkins Medicine names Rothman CEO
Rothman, 53, is currently dean of the Carver College of Medicine at the University of Iowa and leader of the school's clinical practice plan. He is replacing Edward Miller, who in May announced his plans to retire after 15 years as both dean and the first CEO of Johns Hopkins Medicine.
Rothman has been dean at the University of Iowa since 2008 and is credited with recruiting new leadership for nine departments, stabilizing the medical college's finances, starting an overhaul of the medical curriculum and opening a branch campus in Des Moines, according to a Johns Hopkins news release.
Rothman is a rheumatologist and molecular immunologist.
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