Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine has named Jerome L. Yaklic, M.D., M.B.A., FACOG, chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He has served as acting chair since May 1, 2012. Yaklic has been an associate professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology since 2010, and serves as medical director for Wright State Physicians Women's Health Care.
"Dr. Yaklic is well respected and, as acting chair, has advanced the mission of the department," said Marjorie Bowman, M.D., M.P.A., dean of the Boonshoft School of Medicine. "The department has flourished under his leadership, and we are pleased to name him chair."