On August 12, Governor John Kasich appointed Ronan M. Factora, MD, of North Royalton, OH, to the State Medical Board of Ohio for a term beginning August 12, 2016, and ending Monday, March 18, 2019.
Dr. Factora is on staff at the Center for Geriatric Medicine, Medicine Institute; program director for the Geriatric Medicine Fellowship; co-director of the Aging Brain Clinic; and associate professor of medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, Rootstown, OH. Dr. Factora is a diplomate of American Board of Internal Medicine, with added qualifications in geriatric medicine. His clinical interests include dementia and related disorders, normal pressure hydrocephalus, falls, and elder abuse.
Dr. Factora received his medical degree from The Ohio State University, College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH. He completed his internal medicine residency at Montefiore Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, and a geriatrics fellowship at Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland.
He is a member of many professional organizations, including the American Geriatrics Society, and is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.