John Langell, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H., M.B.A.

Seventh President of NEOMED

John Langell, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H., M.B.A., was appointed by the Northeast Ohio Medical University Board of Trustees in 2019 to become the University’s seventh president.

Dr. Langell has more than 25 years of experience in higher education, and has served in senior leadership positions in academic health care, industry and nonprofit organizations, and the federal government — as a commander in the U.S. Air Force.

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Major initiatives

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Dr. Langell is well-known for his work as a surgeon, tenured educator, developer of advanced medical education programs and federally funded researcher. He is equally known for his effective, appreciative and inclusive style as a leader, his expertise as an innovator and operator, and his forward-thinking approaches as a change agent.

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News & Reflections

NEOMED leader discusses ‘transformational leadership’ during Akron event

Akron Beacon Journal, Feb. 15, 2024

Langell listed among Crain’s Power 150

Crain’s Cleveland Business, January 2023

Northeast Ohio Medical University wants to add dental school, Sept. 26, 2022

UH, NEOMED extend affiliation, broaden clinical opportunities for students

Crain’s Cleveland Business, June 9, 2022

NEOMED in Rootstown opens health clinic to the public

The Record-Courier, March 26, 2022

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