SC Institute of Medicine and Public Health: Effective October 17, Dr. Nathaniel (Nate) Patterson, DrPH, MHA, will serve as IMPH's new director. Dr. Patterson joins the Institute from the South Carolina DHHS, where he is currently the Program Director for Health Services. He is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor at USC's Arnold School of Public Health. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Patterson!
SC Medical Association: SCMA and subsidiaries announced new chief executive officers this week. Todd Atwater, former CEO to SCMA, is now the Chief Executive Officer to FInancial Services Inc., Members' Insurance Trust, and Practice Management Services. Marjorie Heggie, formerly SCMA's Chief Operating Officer, has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer for SCMA.