With over three decades practicing emergency medicine throughout the region, plus extensive experience studying public health policy, Dr. Bob Solomon possesses a level of real-world, professional experience unmatched by any legislator in the Pennsylvania House or Senate.
By virtue of his education and experience, Dr. Solomon is poised to be a leader on critical issues such as health care, the opioid crisis, and gun violence the day he is sworn in as the next State Senator for the 37th District.
Graduated Summa Cum Laude
Awards include Bulletin of the Allegheny County Medical Society, Prizes in Medical Student Editorial Essay Contest, 1980 and 1982
Organizations: Interns and Residents Association, President
Also worked part-time from 1992-1998 and 2002-2004
Emergency Medicine Group for OVMC & EORH
Also worked part-time from 1998-2000
Weirton Medical Center, 1988-1992
Medical Staff Executive Committee; Medical Care Appraisal Committee, Chairman; Infection Control Committee, Chairman; Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee, Chairman; Bylaws, Quality Assurance, and Medical Ethics Committees, Vice Chairman; Critical Care, Utilization Review, Library & Medical Education, Safety, and Fire & Disaster Committees; AIDS Task Force.
East Liverpool City Hospital, 1992-1994
Medical Staff Executive Committee; Pharmacy & Therapeutics, Infection Control, Credentials, and Bylaws Committees.
East Ohio Regional Hospital
Quality Improvement Committee, 1997 – 2004
ICU Committee, 1998 – 1999
Bylaws, Ethics Committees, 1999 – 2006
Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee, 2000 – 2006
Chair, Bylaws Committee, 2000 – 2006
Ohio Valley Medical Center
Ethics Committee, 2000-06