Meet the Editorial Staff

Danielle Scheurer

Danielle Scheurer, MD, MSCR, SFHM

The Hospitalist’s editorial staff includes Physician Editor Danielle Scheurer, MD, MSCR, SFHM. She is a hospitalist and the chief quality officer at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) in Charleston. She is former SHM physician advisor, an SHM blogger, and member of SHM’s Education Committee. She also serves as faculty of SHM’s annual meeting “ABIM Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Learning Session” pre-course. Dr. Scheurer earned her undergraduate degree at Emory University in Atlanta, graduated medical school from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, and trained at Duke University in Durham, N.C.

Dr. Chang
Dr. Chang



Weijen Chang, MD, SFHM

Dr. Chang is pediatric editor of The Hospitalist. He is associate clinical professor of pediatrics at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, and chief of pediatric hospital medicine at Baystate Children’s Hospital. Send comments and questions to

Jason Carris

Jason E. Carris

Editor Jason Carris has worked as a writer and editor for more than 25 years in the newspaper and publishing industries, including the past eight years as editor of The Hospitalist. He has writing, editing, and management experience at multiple publications. He has won numerous writing and section awards. He also serves as digital media strategist for The Hospitalist and other Frontline Medical Communications publications.

The Hospitalist also boasts a freelance writing staff of more than 15 journalists who have-collectively-more than 100 years’ worth of experience covering healthcare issues.

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