UVA Medical Center names chief medical officer
The University of Virginia Medical Center has promoted Dr. Chris Ghaemmaghami to chief medical officer.
Ghaemmaghami has worked at U.Va. since 1998 and has held a variety of positions in the Department of Emergency Medicine, including medical director and vice chair.
As CMO, Ghaemmaghami is the medical center's senior physician, overseeing medical staff and patient care and service.
He is also the liaison for clinical activities at the U.Va. School of Medicine, U.Va. School of Nursing, U.Va. Medical Center and the U.Va. Physicians Group.