Mark T. Perry of The Perry Law Firm has been re-certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy (NBTA) as a specialist in the area of Civil Trial Advocacy. The NBTA is an American Bar Association accredited organization.
Hourigan, Kluger & Quinn has been designated a “Tier 1 Best Law Firm” in Northeastern Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley for personal injury and medical malpractice litigation in the 2014 edition of “Best Lawyers in America.” A Tier 1 ranking is a special distinction that signals “a unique combination of excellence and breadth of expertise.”
King’s College Physician Assistant Studies faculty members Kyle Fetterolf, Jocelyn Hook, and Lorraine Novinger, recently passed the Physician Assistant National Re-certification Exam. Physician Assistants practicing in the state of Pennsylvania must pass the PANRE exam and maintain 100 hours of continuing medical education credits every two years in order to maintain a license to practice medicine.
Dr. Mark Katlic, chief of surgery at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, has been selected to receive a 2013 Innovator of the Year award from The Maryland Daily Record. He was recognized for his pioneering work as the director of the groundbreaking Sinai Center for Geriatric Surgery.
The center, which opened in 2012, is the first of its kind in the United States to be dedicated exclusively to provide a new level of specialized surgical and pre- and postoperative care for elderly patients and to improve their treatment through research and education.
Prior to coming to Sinai Hospital, Katlic was the director of Thoracic Surgery at Geisinger Health System-Northeast in Wilkes-Barre.
The Maryland Daily Record’s Innovator of the Year awards recognize residents of that state for creating new products, new programs, new services and new processes that have helped their companies, industries or communities.