Medical board names new executive director
Anita M. Steinbergh, D.O., President of the State Medical Board of Ohio, announced that Aaron E. Haslam, J.D., has been named Executive Director of the Medical Board effective July 1, 2013.
Dr. Steinbergh noted, “Mr. Haslam comes to us with a wonderful background in the areas of investigation, enforcement and prosecution. He has an appropriate understanding of the vision and mission of the Board, and is committed to furthering the goals of the Medical Board.”
Since February 2011, Mr. Haslam has worked with Attorney General Mike DeWine as a Senior Assistant Attorney General and Chief of the Attorney General’s Prescription Drug Abuse Initiative. He also served as Coordinator for Special Prosecutions – Prescription Drug Unit. Mr. Haslam is formerly the Adams County Prosecuting Attorney.
Mr. Haslam obtained his law degree from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law and is admitted to practice law in Ohio and the United States District Courts of Ohio.
“I’m excited about this new opportunity with the Medical Board,” said Haslam. “I would like to thank the members of the Medical Board and Governor Kasich and his staff for their support. I also thank Attorney General Mike DeWine for my prior opportunity and for his support of this new chapter in my career,” continued Haslam.