Ralph Pelosi Named Executive Director, Support Services for Mass. Eye and Ear

October 17, 2011

ralph 20for 20web2Boston -- (Oct. 17, 2011) -- Ralph Pelosi, a resident of Dracut, Mass., has been named Executive Director, Support Services for the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary.

Pelosi has been employed at Mass. Eye and Ear since December of 2007. He has been involved in overseeing many of Mass. Eye and Ear’s recent renovations as part of its Vision 2020 strategy to improve quality of care and access for its patients. This includes oversight of renovations to the hospital’s 6th Floor Ambulatory Surgery Suite, its O.R. expansion, new Radiology suite, new Eye Plastics Suites, its renovated Vision Rehabilitation Department, and more.

Pelosi has more than 35 years of experience in the healthcare field, including roles as Executive Director at Whidden Hospital in Everett, Mass., and Director of Facilities Operations at NSMC Union Hospital in Lynn, Mass.

“We are excited to have Ralph take on this role. He’s has been a valuable asset to Mass. Eye and Ear and will help us tremendously in the next phases of the hospital’s growth,” says Mass. Eye and Ear’s Chief Operating Officer Jeff Pike.

About Mass. Eye and Ear

Founded in 1824, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary is an independent specialty hospital providing patient care for disorders of the eye, ear, nose, throat, head and neck. Mass. Eye and Ear is an international leader in Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology research and a teaching partner of Harvard Medical School. Under the direction of Mass. Eye and Ear’s board of directors, the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Schepens Eye Research Institute recently formed the world’s largest and most robust private basic and clinical ophthalmology research enterprise. For more information, call 617-523-7900 or visit http://www.masseyeandear.org/.