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Michael Wiggins begins as new Le Bonheur president
On April 8, 2019, Michael Wiggins, MB, FACHE, began his tenure as the next Le Bonheur president. Wiggins comes to Le Bonheur from Children's Health in Dallas, Texas, where he served as senior vice president of Clinical Operations and the Northern Market and administrator of Children's Medical Center Plano. He was selected via a national search process that included candidates from throughout the country. He succeeds Meri Armour, who retired after 12 years at Le Bonheur.
Le Bonheur welcomes new specialists
Vijetha Maller, MD, recently joined Le Bonheur as a radiologist, She completed her residency in radiology (DNB) from Kasturba Medical College and in radiology (DMRD) from Indira Gandhi Medical College. She has completed fellowships in research, pediatric radiology, MRI and body imaging - emergency radiology from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. Maller is a member of the Radiological Society of North America, American College of Radiology and American Roentgen Ray Society.
Nicholas P. Morin, MD, PhD, joined Le Bonheur's critical care division after serving as a clinical staff physician in the department of emergency medicine at Cincinnati Children's Medical Center. He attended medical school and completed his residency in pediatrics at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Morin has completed fellowships in research and pediatric critical care from Johns Hopkins Hospital. Morin is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine.
Elizabeth Gamble, MD, joined Le Bonheur as a hospitalist after completing her residency in pediatrics from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. Gamble is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.
FedExFamilyHouse expansion triples space for out-of-town Le Bonheur families
FedExFamilyHouse recently opened a 51-room expansion that triples the number of out-of-town families able to stay at the House free of charge. FedExFamilyHouse now includes a total of 75 rooms and suites directly across the street from the hospital. To refer a patient family to FedExFamilyHouse or learn more, contact Audrey Lucas at 901.287.6009.