April 17, 2014 – Diversified Search has made three key healthcare executive placements. The firm recruited Paul Yodice, M.D., as chair of medicine at St. Barnabas Medical Center; Dr. Yodice was formerly director, division of critical care, at St. Barnabas. The firm also placed Mark Babyatsky, M.D., as the chair of medicine at Monmouth Medical Center; Dr. Babyatsky was formerly chair of the department of medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and chief of medical services at Mount Sinai Hospital. These searches were led by Gordon W. Hawthorne, J.D., vice chairman and healthcare practice leader for Diversified Search, and Sara Connolly, managing director. Diversified Search also placed Susan Promes, M.D., as the chair of the department of emergency medicine at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center; Dr. Promes was formerly vice chair of education and emergency medicine physician at the University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine. This search was also led by Mr. Hawthorne and Andrew C. Wheeler, managing director. Diversified Search, headquartered in Philadelphia, also has U.S. offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C., and worldwide in Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and the Americas.