Paige Dooley, a registered nurse, will become vice president of nursing at Community Hospital East in
Indianapolis on Nov. 16. She will succeed Mary Browning, who is now vice president of nursing for the
ambulatory division of Community Health Network. Melodi Bauer has held the nursing vice presidency in
an interim capacity since April 2008.
Dr. H. N. Nagaraja joined Riverview Diabetes and Endocrinology in Noblesville. He specializes in thyroid conditions.
Dr. Damion M. Harris, an orthopedic surgeon specializing in shoulders, joined Henry County Center for Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine in New Castle. Harris received his medical training at the Indiana University School of Medicine.
Dr. Brock P. Nolan has joined St. Francis Psychiatric Associates in Indianapolis. Nolan most recently served as medical director of behavioral health services at Luke Air Force Base in Phoenix.
Dr. Robert W. Zickler has joined St. Francis Vascular Associates in Indianapolis. He comes to St. Francis from Virginia, where he was a staff surgeon at Mary Washington Hospital. Zickler focuses on aortic stent grafting, carotid artery surgery, minimally invasive vein surgery and limb salvage surgery.
Thomas Sparks, a researcher at Indianapolis-based Dow AgroSciences, was named scientist of the year by R&D Magazine, a trade publication. Sparks won the award for his team’s work developing pesticides that are more environmentally friendly.
Reuben Kapur has been named program leader for Hematologic Malignancies and Stem Cell Biology Research Group in the Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research at the Indiana University School of Medicine.