Chamber ribbon cuttings: The Cocoa Beach Regional Chamber of Commerce will present the following ribbons cuttings:
- Friday, Oct. 6: Ribbon cutting for CRM Senior Health & Day Center, 192-B Barton Blvd., Rockledge, from 4 to 5 p.m., with the ribbon cutting at 4:30 p.m.
- Thursday, Oct. 12: Ribbon cutting for EverythingBrevard.com, Rockledge Gardens, 2153 U.S. 1, Rockledge, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., with the ribbon cutting at 6:15 p.m.
- Friday, Oct. 13: Ribbon cutting for DIYM Catering & Rich Curlis Rentals, 3650 Bobbi Lane, Suite 121-123, Titusville, from 5 to 7 p.m., with the ribbon cutting at 5:30 p.m.
- Friday, Oct. 20: Ribbon Cutting for The UPS Store, 720 Mullet Road, Port Canaveral, from 9 to 10:30 a.m., with the ribbon cutting at 10 a.m.
For more information, call (321) 459-2200 or visit www.cocoabeachchamber.com.
New emergency department medical director
Gregory P. Cuculino, MD, FACEP, an Emergency Room physician leader who was twice recognized as a “top doctor” while with a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, hospital system, is Parrish Medical Center’s new Emergency Department Medical Director.
Dr. Cuculino comes to PMC from Crozer-Keystone Health System in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. Dr. Cuculino chaired the Emergency Departments of the system’s four hospitals, which are staffed by 50 emergency medicine physicians and 20 advanced care practitioners who see more than 120,000 emergency room patient visits annually.
Dr. Cuculino, board-certified in emergency medicine, is a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Room Physicians (FACEP). He was twice recognized as a “Top Doc” in Main Line Today magazine, a regional magazine serving the Philadelphia area. In 2013, he was named a Main Line Today “Health Care Hero” for his work in stroke awareness. Under his chairmanship, the Emergency Room of Taylor Hospital in Ridley Park, Penn., earned National Research Corp.’s Innovative Best Practice Award for commitment to improving patients’ experiences.
Dr. Cuculino earned his medical degree in 1996 from the Medical College of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and completed his residency in Emergency Medicine in 1999 at Christiana Care Health System Medical Center of Delaware.