Croog to Lead International Ob/Gyn Administrators' Group

May 10, 1999

Ellen H. Croog, administrator of the department of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Rochester Medical Center and Strong Memorial Hospital, has been named president-elect of the Association of Managers of Gynecology and Obstetrics (AMGO)

AMGO is a professional organization of ob/gyn administrators from academic medical centers throughout the United States and Canada. A member of AMGO for nine years, Croog will begin her one-year term as president in October. She has served on the organization's executive committee since 1996 and as its secretary-treasurer from 1996 to 1998.

Croog earned a bachelor's in political science from Vassar College, a master's in nursing from New York Medical College and a master's in business administration from Rochester Institute of Technology. Prior to joining the University, she served as director of planning and marketing for Park Ridge Health System.

She serves on the board of directors of Threshold Center for Youth Services and the Jewish Home of Rochester. She has also served on the board of Planned Parenthood of Rochester and the Genesee Valley.

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