David Baumgartner, MD, Chief Medical Officer of Mercy Health Saint Mary’s, to Retire

After a very successful 47-year career with Mercy Health Saint Mary’s, Dr. David Baumgartner has announced his retirement, effective September 6, 2019. Baumgartner’s history with Saint Mary’s spans from physician of Infectious Disease to administrative leadership, including as interim president from October 2018-May 2019. He began at Saint Mary’s at the age of 16, working … Read more David Baumgartner, MD, Chief Medical Officer of Mercy Health Saint Mary’s, to Retire

Hope Was His Message

Dave Baumgartner, MD, Reflects on Three Decades of Caring for People With HIV and AIDS Imagine the year is 1987. You are a young physician, fellowship-trained in Infectious Disease, and there is a disease that is killing people by the thousands, a disease that there is no cure for, a disease whose name strikes fear … Read more Hope Was His Message