Joanne T. Goldsmith was elected president of Har Sinai Congregation at its annual meeting last month. Goldsmith has served in several leadership positions in the congregation, including third, second and first vice president, as well as serving two terms as Sisterhood president. Active on a national level in the Reform Movement, she has served on… Read More
The American College of Radiology Council elected Dr. Albert L. Blumberg its president during the ACR’s recent 90th annual meeting and chapter leadership conference in Washington, D.C. Dr. Blumberg is a fellow of the ACR, serves on the ACR executive council and is immediate past chair of the ACR Commission on Radiation Oncology. He is… Read More
Jerry Schnydman has been elected the 29th president of Beth El Congregation. Prior to becoming its president, Schnydman served as the congregation’s comptroller, second vice president and first vice president. Schnydman has been a member of Beth El since 1968. The 2013-2015 officers who join Schnydman in leadership roles are Michael Rubenstein, first vice president;… Read More
Geoffrey Greif was elected as the fourth president of Shriver Hall Concert Series. He replaces the recently retired Jephta Drachman. Greif enters the presidency having served on the board of directors for four years. Greif is a professor at the University of Maryland School of Social Work, where he has worked since 1984, and where… Read More
St. John Properties, Inc., a Baltimore-based real estate development and management company, has promoted Bill Holzman to vice president, retail leasing. Formerly assistant vice president retail leasing, Holzman has worked for the company since 2007.
Long & Foster’s Pikesville office announced David Desser as the top lister and top producer for April.
Carroll Hospital Center was recently named an exemplar hospital by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement for its successful initiatives in preventing surgical site infections (SSIs) as a participant in the IHI’s Project JOINTS Initiative. Carroll Hospital Center is one of only two Maryland hospitals to receive this designation. Project JOINTS (Joining Organizations IN Tackling SSIs)… Read More
Eric Rosenthal, founder and executive director of Disability Rights International, was honored as the 2013 recipient of the Charles Bronfman Prize, which celebrates the vision and endeavors of innovative humanitarians whose inspiring work benefits the world. Rosenthal’s organization is a human-rights advocacy organization fighting discrimination and abuse of people with disabilities in custodial institutions worldwide.
The law firm of Gordon Feinblatt LLC’s health-care and real estate practices were top ranked in the 2013 edition of “Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.” Eight Gordon Feinblatt attorneys were also ranked in their individual areas of practice: Timothy D.A. Chriss (real estate), David H. Fishman (real estate), Robert C. Kellner (labor and… Read More
General Surgeon Dr. Sarah Lentz has rejoined Carroll Health Group. Carroll Health Group is Carroll Hospital Center’s affiliated multispecialty practice group. Board certified by the American College of Surgeons, Dr. Lentz specializes in advanced laparoscopy, breast surgery and endocrine surgery. She also performs gallbladder surgeries, colonoscopies, hernia repairs and hemorrhoidectomies.