Following a nationwide search, Susan M. Szulewski, MD, MBA, has been selected as the chief medical officer for McLean Hospital and vice president of Medical Affairs for Mass General Brigham Behavioral and Mental Health (MGB-BMH), effective November 1.
In this new position, Szulewski, who is currently the associate chief medical officer for McLean, medical director of McLean’s Clinical Evaluation Center, and medical director of BMH inpatient programs, will provide executive oversight of a comprehensive portfolio of programs across McLean and MGB-BMH.
Working closely with the office of the Mass General Brigham Chief Medical Officer, she will play a key role in implementing systemwide unified quality strategies.
Szulewski will be responsible for the oversight of medical policies and professionalism for physicians and advanced practice providers within McLean and across MGB-BMH.
Two of her primary areas of responsibility will be serving as the physician executive in support of the quality, safety, experience, and equity teams at McLean and across MGB-BMH and overseeing the Ongoing Professional Practice Evaluation (OPPE) program, providing input regarding graduate education programs as related to McLean and MGB-BMH practitioners.