October 29, 2012

Dr. April P'Pool, a pediatrician, has joined Eskenazi Medical Group and Wishard Health Services as part of Cottage Corner Health Center. P'Pool holds a bachelor’s in biology from Wheaton College. She received her medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine.

Dr. Ashesh P. Shah, an abdominal transplant surgeon, has joined the transplant team at Indiana University Health. Shah received his medical degree and residency training at the Indiana University School of Medicine.

Dr. Saurabh Agrawal, a transplant hepatologist, also has joined the transplant team at IU Health. Agrawal, who got his medical degree from the Federal University of Paraiba in Brazil, received his residency training at Cleveland Clinic.

St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital appointed Dr. George Shade Jr. as chief medical officer. Shade comes to St. Vincent from Detroit Medical Center, where he was chief quality officer. He has also served as an instructor at Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, chairman of the state of Michigan Board of Medicine, and vice president of medical affairs at Sinai-Grace Hospital in Detroit. Shade replaces Dr. Daniel LeGrand, who returned to full-time private practice as a vascular surgeon at the St. Vincent Medical Group.