Dr Shershow is a nationally known expert in all aspects of hospital administration, staffing and quality of care, as well as JCAHO accreditation, hospital care standards, medical staff affairs, physician credentialing, and medical quality assessment and peer review. He has nearly 20 years of experience as a senior hospital executive in both academic and private settings. He has been Medical Director of two prestigious hospitals and an Associate Dean of a nationally known medical school. He has surveyed or consulted to hundreds of hospitals, both as an accreditation surveyor for JCAHO, and as a private consultant for hospitals nationwide. Earlier in his career, Dr. Shershow was in private medical practice for many years. He is Board Certified and was educated at Harvard, Yale and the University of Southern California.