Rosecrance is pleased to announce that Thomas Wright, M.D., has been promoted to Chief of Clinical Excellence and President of Medical Affairs. In this new role, Dr. Wright will be responsible for ensuring alignment of programs and the highest quality of care throughout the organization.
Dr. Wright, formerly the Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer, has been with Rosecrance for 17 years and has 30 years of experience in the behavioral health field. He is a certified child and adolescent psychiatrist and also is certified in addiction medicine. In addition, Dr. Wright has served on the faculty at Northwestern Medical College in Chicago and the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and Rockford.
“Everyone who comes to Rosecrance deserves the best chance for lasting recovery. Dr. Wright is uniquely qualified to help us achieve that goal,” said Rosecrance President and CEO Dave Gomel, Ph.D. “His knowledge of the organization and clinical expertise is ideal to help us in our effort to continuously improve our care.”