Sean Conlon has been named managing director and head of a new healthcare initiative at Bank of the West's commercial banking group based in Los Angeles.
Conlon, 58, has more than 20 years of experience with investment and commercial banking in the healthcare sector, serving most recently as managing director and head of healthcare finance at MUFG Union Bank in San Francisco for eight years.
Julie Dohm was named senior adviser for compounding at the Food and Drug Administration's Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. She replaces Jane Axelrad, who retired.
Dohm, an attorney, will manage teams that implement legislation, perform inspections and help develop policy. She was previously the general attorney for the Food and Drug Division of HHS' Office of General Counsel, where she advised the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research on legal issues related to generics and biosimilars.
Dr. Brian Davidson was named president of St. Mary's Medical Center in Grand Junction, Colo. He has been interim president since September 2015, replacing Mike McBride.
Davidson, 39, joined St. Mary's in 2014 as chief medical officer. Previously, he held leadership roles at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, including serving as vice chairman of its department of anesthesiology.
Mike Mullins has been named Ascension Health's senior VP and executive of its Kansas Ministry market, effective July 1. Mullins replaces Jeff Korsmo, who left Ascension May 13 to join Essentia Health in Duluth, Minn.
Mullins currently serves as COO of St. Vincent Health, an Ascension facility in Indianapolis, a post he has held since July 2014. In his new role, Mullins will lead Ascension's Via Christi Health, one of Kansas' largest healthcare provider.