Schnydman Elected New Beth El President

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

Greif Elected Shriver Hall Concert Series Board President

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 Promotes Holzman

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.

Carroll Hospital Center Honored By Institute of Health Care Performance

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

Rosenthal Receives Charles Bronfman Prize

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.

Gordon Feinblatt Awarded Top Rankings

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

Dr. Sarah Lentz Rejoins Carroll Health Group

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.

Taber Named Director of Northwest’s Women’s Wellness Center

Northwest Hospital has appointed Dr. Katharine H. Taber as medical director of its Women’s Wellness Center. Taber is an experienced, board-certified gynecologist and a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Taber received her medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine and completed her residency in OB/GYN at Duke University… Read More

Sadovnik Appointed Myerberg’s Director of Lifelong Learning

Autumn Sadovnik has been appointed director of lifelong learning at the Edward A. Myerberg Center. Sadovnik will oversee the center’s curriculum for older adults, including health and fitness, fine arts and new technologies. Most recently, Sadovnik served as director of professional development and congregational school liaison at the Louise D. and Morton J. Macks Center… Read More