ISMIE Mutual Insurance Co. recently announced the election of Paul H. DeHaan, MD, to be the medical professional liability insurance company’s fourth chairman since the its founding in 1976.
DeHaan has been an integral leader of ISMIE’s business development and expansion, according to the medical liability insurer. He is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon who has lived and practiced in McHenry, Ill., for 30 years, a diplomate with the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and a fellow with the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
DeHaan studied medicine at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine and interned and completed his residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals.
New officers and board members elected
ISMIE’s board of directors elected Peter E. Eupierre, MD, a Melrose Park internist, as the company’s new vice chairman and Richard A. Geline, MD, a Glenview-based orthopaedic surgeon, as secretary-treasurer.
Adrienne L. Fregia, MD, a Chicago-based specialist in internal medicine and gastroenterology, and Dennis G. Norem, MD, a Rockford-based internist, were elected as new board members during the ISMIE annual meeting.