The Briefcase: WellStar honors former trustee
by From staff reports
November 11, 2012 12:40 AM | 1339 views | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend | print
MARIETTA — WellStar Health System and the Hospital Authority of Cobb County have recognized Charles “Pete” Wood for his 50 years of service at the Authority’s October meeting.

Wood was a founding member of the Hospital Authority for Cobb County in 1962 and has served since that time. He recently stepped down as chair of the Authority, but remains a member.

Wood also was a member of the WellStar Health System Board of Trustees for 19 years, until his retirement in 2012. He served in the U.S. Army as a commissioned second lieutenant, and he retired from the Army Reserves as a colonel. Wood also was a member of the Smyrna City Council from 1991 until 2012.

Meanwhile, WellStar Medical Group has announced the additions of two more doctors.

Leslie Choy-Hee, M.D., has joined the OB/GYN Hospitalist at Cobb practice at 3950 Austell Road. She received bachelor’s degrees in biology and psychology from Emory University. She earned a medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine, where she also completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Choy-Hee is board certified in obstetrics.

Rafik Raphael, M.D., has joined the Internal Medicine practice at 3875 Austell Road, Suite 101. He earned his medical degree from Cairo University School of Medicine in Egypt. He completed his internship at Verdun General Hospital in Montreal and his residency in anatomical and clinical pathology at McGill University-affiliated hospitals in Montreal. He is board-certified in special hematology, clinical and anatomical pathology.

Home Depot going recruiting

KENNESAW — Home Depot will conduct a recruitment event Nov. 15 from 10 a.m. to noon at the GDOL’s Cobb-Cherokee Career Center in Kennesaw. The company will be recruiting for supervisors who are fluent in both Spanish and English. Applicants must have a high school diploma or a General Education Diploma and have at least one year of supervisory experience.

n Warner, Bates, McGough & McGinnis has hired Kate Cornwell as an associate in the areas of family law and domestic litigation. She received her law degree from the University of Georgia School of Law and interned for Superior Court Chief Judge Lawton Stephens.

n FlightWorks, a private air charter and aircraft management services company at McCollum Field, has installed Electronic Flight Bags iPads in its planes, eliminating printed flight materials. The EFBs will provide electronic Jeppesen Navigation Charts, company manuals, company forms, flight plans, and other FAA-required manuals for pilots.

n Zett Quinn, a Marietta resident and founder of Marietta-based Quality Craftsmen, will host a weekly home improvement show on Peachtree TV. The show will run in the Atlanta area Saturdays at 8 a.m.

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