After 15 years of dedicated service, William G. Woods, M.D., has stepped down as director of the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and chief of hematology/oncology/BMT in the Department of Pediatrics at Emory University. He will be succeeded by Douglas Graham, M.D., Ph.D.
Children’s is incorporating Ekso—a wearable robot—or exoskeleton— into its Center for Advanced Technology and Robotic Rehabilitation to continue offering the latest technology to help children and teens recover from injuries or disorders that have hindered their motor skills.
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has selected William T. Mahle, M.D. to become the newest Chief of the Children’s Sibley Heart Center.
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has selected Ron Frieson to become the next President of the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Foundation. Frieson, who currently is serving as the organization’s Chief Public Policy Officer, will succeed Gene Hayes who will retire at the end of 2015.