16 posts categorized "Board of Trustees"


Philadelphia Business Journal and Yahoo News: South Jersey health system leader to retire

Virtua President and CEO Richard P. Miller, the leader of the South Jersey health system for 21 years, to retire at the end of 2017. The board of trustees at Virtua has begun a search for his successor. He previously served on the Board of Trustees at USciences.

Miller’s retirement was reported in the Philadelphia Business Journal and on Yahoo.


India Abroad: University of the Sciences honors Dinesh C Patel

It was yet another feather in the cap for Utah’s most influential and high-profile Indian American, Dr Dinesh C Patel. The founder and managing partner of Patel Family Investments and a leading venture capitalist, philanthropist, patron and benefactor of several institutions — both public and private in the state — when he the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia bestowed an honorary doctor of science degree on him at the University’s 195th Founders’ Day Ceremony February 18.

Read more http://www.indiaabroad-digital.com/indiaabroad/20160311?pg=30#pg30


Philadelphia Inquirer: On the Boards: Col. S. Rogers Wetherill

Col. S. Rogers Wetherill, III, P'68, MS, was elected to serve on the board of trustees at University of the Sciences. The responsibilities of the University’s board include approving the University’s strategic plans and ensuring their consistency with the institution’s mission and goals.

Read more at Philly Inquirer: On the Boards


Philly Inquirer: On the Boards

Ken Murtha has been named vice chair of the board at University of the Sciences, Philadelphia. He replaces Kathleen Mayes who was named interim president of the University. Board chairman Marvin Samson is stepping down as interim president of the university but will remain chairman. The changes are effective July 13.

Read more: http://articles.philly.com/2015-07-07/business/64146024_1_interim-president-marvin-samson-court-appointed-special-advocates


Philly Inquirer: On the Boards

University of the Sciences, Philadelphia, has named to its board of trustees Robin Soifer Keyack, assistant vice president, surgical services and clinical informatics, at Shore Medical Center in Somers Point, N.J., and James Rivard, senior vice president of support services at Virtua.

Read: http://www.philly.com/philly/business/20141020_On_the_Boards.html#wb6Jwm6bI2C6wmZR.99


Readmedia.com: Cherry Hill's Marvin Samson to Receive First USciences Service Award on Nov. 1, 2013

University of the Sciences will present the first USciences Service Award to Marvin Samson at a dinner on Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at 7 p.m

Read more: http://readme.readmedia.com/Cherry-Hills-Marvin-Samson-to-Receive-First-USciences-Service-Award-on-Nov-1-2013/7443342


Phillly.com: On the Boards

USciences has named the following members to its board of trustees: Schumarry Chao, owner and president of SHC-PMAC Inc.; John M. Daly, emeritus dean, School of Medicine, Temple University; Rose Mary B. Hoy, national pharmacy sales director at Merck Vaccines; Cedric H. Jones Jr., senior pastor at Mount Zion Baptist Church; Thomas J. Kingston Jr., emeritus vice president, finance and administration at Franklin & Marshall College; Kent E. Lieginger, senior vice president, managed care & customer operations, Genentech Inc.; Stephanie Bean, physical therapist at Christine Hayes P.T.

Read more: http://articles.philly.com/2013-08-26/business/41459388_1_pennoni-associates-inc-board-chairman#5P2LQmiFaGCIHf5X.99


PRNewswire.com: AMRI Announces Appointment of William Marth as Chairman of the Board of Directors

AMRI, a leading global contract research and manufacturing organization, has announced that the Board of Directors has unanimously voted to separate the role of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and has named William S. Marth, an active member of the AMRI Board of Directors, as Chairman of the Board, effective June 5, 2013. Mr. Marth is a licensed pharmacist and serves on various other boards and committees, including The University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.

Read more: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/amri-announces-appointment-of-william-marth-as-chairman-of-the-board-of-directors-210297181.html


Philly.com: Board games

What do former chief executives do? Serve on corporate boards…Marvin Samson, who had been CEO of Qualitest Pharmaceuticals when it was bought by Endo Health Solutions Inc. in 2010, was named to the board of Antares Pharma Inc., a drug company in Ewing, N.J. Samson, 71, is chairman of the board of trustees of the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.


Read more: http://www.philly.com/philly/business/20130604_PhillyInc__TargetX_spins_off_college-recruiting_brand.html


South Jersey Magazine: Man of the year: Marvin Samson

“You don’t give to see your name on a building or a wing of a hospital,” Samson says. “You give because it is the right thing to do.”

Read more: http://site.southjerseymagazine.com/articles/?articleid=767