News, Special Recognition, and Awards
Dr. Ronald Woods Joining the MCW Department of Surgery
I would like to announce that Dr. Ronald Woods has accepted the position as Associate Professor with the Medical College of Wisconsin and Children’s Hospital’s Herma Heart Center and will be joining us February 1, 2011.
Dr. Woods is joining us from Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital where is has practiced since 2003. He received his Bachelor’s degree from Eastern Illinois University, his PhD in Biophysics from the University of Illinois and his MD from the University of Illinois. He completed his general surgery residency at the University of Washington, his pediatric surgery fellowship at Children’s Mercy Hospital and his thoracic surgery fellowship at the University of Washington. He also served as a Specialist registrar at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children in London. He is board certified in general, pediatric and thoracic surgery.
He is a member of a number of professional organizations and has received a significant number of awards including the MultiCare Health System President’s Award for Excellence in Total Quality in 2008.
Please join me in welcoming Ron to the Herma Heart Center.
James S. Tweddell, MD
The S. Bert Litwin Chair,
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin.
Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics,
Chair, Division Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Medical College of Wisconsin.