December 2, 2009

Dr. Denise L. Johnson Miller has been named director of the St. Francis Breast Surgery Program, effective Dec.1. Miller comes from Stanford University Medical Center in California, where she directed cancer outreach and melanoma surgery programs.

Jeff Smulyan, CEO of Emmis Communications Corp., has been named co-chairman of Hoosiers Work for Health, an industry-funded group promoting awareness of social and economic impacts of the health care industry. Smulyan replaces former Indianapolis mayor Bart Peterson, who took a job as a senior vice president at Indianapolis-based Eli Lilly and Co. The group's other co-chairman is Jim Morris, president of Pacers Sports and Entertainment.

Dr. Anh-Danh Phan has joined the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute at Indiana University School of Medicine's Department of Ophthalmology as a visiting assistant clinical professor of ophthalmology. Phan received her medical degree from Howard University College of Medicine in Washington, D.C.