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

Richard Pizzi

Editor Richard Pizzi is editor of The Hospitalist news magazine. He has worked as an editor at Frontline Medical Communications since 2015. He also serves as editor of ID Practitioner and previously worked as an editor for the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS).

The Hospitalist also boasts a freelance writing staff of more than 15 journalists who have-collectively-more than 150 years’ worth of experience covering healthcare issues.

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