– University Hospitals recently announced Mukesh K. Jain, MD, has been appointed the new Chief Academic Officer for University Hospitals (UH). In this role, Dr. Jain will report to Daniel I. Simon, MD, President of UH Medical Centers.
As Chief Academic Officer (CAO), Dr. Jain will lead the academic efforts of UH and provide oversight for the full spectrum of research that includes basic and translational as well as clinical and population research. In addition, he will oversee educational efforts including graduate medical education, continuing medical education, undergraduate medical education and community education.
“Over the past two years, Dr. Jain has played a pivotal role in the development and implementation of University Hospitals’ academic strategic plan,” said Dr. Simon, President - UH Medical Centers. “I am very pleased to have such a distinguished international leader in science and medicine take over as CAO and direct our efforts to advance our national leadership in research and translational medicine moving forward.”
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