Avera Queen of Peace Medical Executive Committee chosen
At the January general staff meeting, the following physicians were elected to serve on the Avera Queen of Peace Medical Executive Committee for the 2014 medical staff year, beginning in February: William Graham, DO, president; Martin Christensen, MD, president-elect/vice president; Brian Kampmann, MD, secretary; David Malters, MD, and Jennifer Tegethoff, MD, members-at-large; Shawn Haley, MD, hospital-based; and Kelly Smith, MD, immediate past president.
In addition to the duties associated with medical staff leadership, as president of the medical staff, Graham will also represent the medical staff on the Avera Queen of Peace board of directors.
The Avera Queen of Peace Medical Executive Committee meets monthly to coordinate the activities and general policies of the medical/dental staff. It also performs duties and carries out responsibilities as they pertain to credentials, accreditation and disaster functions; professional library supervision; and bylaws, rules and regulations review of the medical/dental staff.
-Source: Avera Queen of Peace