Beaumont Health team members receive recognition

Monday, August 21, 2017

Beaumont Health is pleased to announce the following recognitions recently received by three employees:

Kowalenko elected president of American Board of Emergency Medicine

Terry Kowalenko, M.D., chair of Emergency Medicine at Beaumont hospitals in Grosse Pointe, Royal Oak and Troy, has been elected president of the American Board of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Kowalenko has been a member of the ABEM’s board of directors since July 2010 and was elected to the Executive Committee in 2014. He also serves as a professor and chair of Emergency Medicine at the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine.

Pawlicki appointed to Michigan Board of Pharmacy

Kathleen Pawlicki, vice president and chief pharmacist, Beaumont Health, was appointed by Gov. Rick Snyder to the Michigan Board of Pharmacy. The 11-member board is responsible for regulating and inspecting the practice of pharmacy and drugs manufactured and distributed in Michigan. Pawlicki will serve a four-year term. She is also immediate past chair of the Pharmacy Management Committee for the Michigan Hospital Association.

Baker recipient of Michigan Tech’s ‘Outstanding Young Alumni Award’

Kevin Baker, Ph.D., director of Orthopedic Research, Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, is the recipient of the “Outstanding Young Alumni Award” given by the Michigan Technological University alumni board of directors. The award honors alumni under the age of 35 who have distinguished themselves in their careers. The research of Baker and his team in the regeneration of bone and cartilage has received international attention.