Saint Mary’s Health Network, in partnership with the University of
Nevada School of Medicine is pleased to announce David Fiore, MD will
serve as the new Director of Medical Education. In his new role, Dr. Fiore
will oversee the coordination and collaboration between Saint Mary’s
Health Network and the School of Medicine, providing expert guidance and
development to medical students, medical residents and post graduate medical
education initiatives. Currently, Dr. Fiore is a professor in the School
of Medicine’s Department of Family and Community Medicine.
This position bolsters Saint Mary’s and the School of Medicine’s
efforts to establish both an educational and clinical environment that
will encourage physicians to practice in Northern Nevada. Dr. Fiore’s
unwavering commitment to motivate students and residents to become life-long
learners will continue to foster the symbiotic relationship between both
“I am very excited to bring my experience of more than twenty years
as a practicing physician and physician educator to nurture a strong collaboration
between community physicians, hospital leadership and staff and the School
of Medicine,” said Dr. Fiore. “I feel this new position will
help usher medical education at Saint Mary’s to a higher level.”
For more than a century, Saint Mary’s and the University of Nevada
have championed educational innovation, pioneered medical research and
encouraged advocacy among patients and students. This partnership supports
Saint Mary’s commitment to enhance the healthcare needs of our region
so Northern Nevada can benefit directly from the high quality medical
education and training provided by the School of Medicine.
“We are fortunate to live and work in an extremely welcoming and
well-rounded community and recognize that as the region grows, access
to highly skilled physicians is more important than ever,” said
Helen Lidholm, CEO of Saint Mary’s Health Network.
For more information and interview opportunities about the new Director
of Medical Education, contact Jillian O’Driscoll,
Saint Mary’s Health Network: Saint Mary’s based in Reno, Nev. is a 380-bed acute care hospital
offering inpatient, outpatient and wellness services. Nationally recognized
and accredited by the Joint Commission, Saint Mary’s offers a robust
line of services including a top-rated Center for Cancer featuring the
region’s only CyberKnife radiosurgery delivery system, state-of-the-art
William N. Pennington Emergency Room and Senior ER and a Cardiology program
dedicated to long-term wellness. The health system also operates a fully-integrated
Medical Group and a state-of-the-art Center for Health & Fitness.
As a long-standing community partner, Saint Mary’s is dedicated
to ensuring the health and wellness of northern Nevada remains strong.
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