Wilton, CT 6/13/2012 - Onward MD, a division of Onward Healthcare dedicated to connecting qualified physicians with the best locum tenens jobs available across the United States, is excited to announce that Dr. Thomas Ayoub, Chief of Medical Staff at Norwalk Hospital, CT, has joined the company as their newly appointed Senior Medical Advisor.
new role with Onward MD
, Dr. Ayoub
will provide oversight of the physician-side credentialing, review standards and methodologies of evaluating candidates and research industry issues and trends to provide insight to the organization.
"I am very pleased to join Onward MD
and add my experience to their excellent staff," said Dr. Ayoub
"I look forward to providing my knowledge and mentorship to their team as they continue to serve as a leader within the locum tenens field."
Dr. Ayoub has been an active member of the medical community for more than three decades, specializing in gynecology and women's health.
His education includes a Bachelor's of Science (cum laude) and MD degree at New York University, where he also completed his internship and residency, and ultimately serving as the university's Chief Resident from 1983 to 1984.
Dr. Ayoub is an active member of the Fairfield County Medical Association, the State of Connecticut Medical Association, and is a certified clinician for the North American Menopause Society.
In addition, he is a member of the following boards: Physician For Women's Health, Medical Directory Health Market, Women's Healthcare of Connecticut, and the Bank of New Canaan.
He also serves as a trustee for Norwalk Hospital and the Waveny Care Center.
Dr. Ayoub has worked at Norwalk Hospital since 1984, serving as the Senior Attending Physician, and the Acting Chairman of Obstetrics and Gynecology from 2009 to 2010.
For the past two years, he has served as Chief of Medical Staff, providing leadership for more than 500 affiliated physicians - a role in which he continues to serve.
"We're confident that the addition of Dr. Ayoub to our professional team will enhance the foundation of knowledgeable consultation and excellent service that we are able to provide to our clients," said John Martins, President of Onward MD, "We look forward to benefiting from the wealth of medical experience and industry leadership he brings with him due to his service in the field."