Dr. Anthony Wehbe has been named chief population health executive at Kennedy Health, an integrated system based in Voorhees, N.J.
Wehbe, 34, is a board-certified internal medicine physician, and has served on Kennedy Health's medical staff since 2012. He will lead the operations of Kennedy Health Alliance, a network of primary- and specialty-care practices, as well as oversee post-acute-care services and the system's hospitalist and perioperative medicine programs.
Dr. Carlos Pellegrini has been named chief medical officer for UW Medicine and VP for medical affairs at the University of Washington in Seattle.
Pellegrini, 69, has served as chairman of the department of surgery at the UW School of Medicine since 1993. He also developed the Center for Videoendoscopic Surgery, the Center for Esophageal and Gastric Surgery and the Institute for Simulation and Interprofessional Studies at UW.
Don Hutson has been named CEO of the University of Mississippi Medical Center Grenada and the University of Mississippi Medical Center Holmes County in Lexington, effective in June. He is replacing David Putt, who is retiring after two years at the helm.
Hutson, 52, is medical center director of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center Department in Marion, Ill., a position he has held since 2013. He served in the Army from 1985 to 2006, and was deployed to Saudi Arabia and Iraq from July 1990 to June 1993 before retiring as a lieutenant colonel.
Putt, 64, previously served as CEO of University Hospitals and Health System, Jackson, Miss., from February 2010 to December 2011.