August 29, 2002
Dr. Andrew D. Sherrick has been named chair of radiology at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. He succeeds Dr. Paul Mahon, who is retiring from the academic appointment with SIU, in the part-time position.
Sherrick has been a radiologist with Clinical Radiologists based at Memorial Medical Center since 1995 and a volunteer faculty member with SIU since 1996.
He completed his radiology residency followed by a one-year fellowship in thoracic imaging, both at Mayo Graduate School of Medicine in Rochester, Minn. (1994, 1995). He earned his medical degree at SIU (1990) and his bachelor's at Southern Methodist University in Dallas (1986).
Sherrick is board certified in radiology by the American Board of Radiology and is a member of the Society of Thoracic Radiology, the Radiologic Society of North America, the American Roentgen Ray Society and the American College of Radiology.
Sherrick and his wife, Karen, have two children.