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Friday, July 31, 2009 - Cheryl Tombo Appointed Director of Neurological Institute at North Broward Medical Center
For Immediate Release  

Deerfield Beach, FL – Broward Health North Broward Medical Center has appointed Cheryl Tombo Director of its Neurological Institute.

As Director of the Neurological Institute, Tombo will oversee the operations of the Memory Disorder Center, Dizziness and Balance Center, Sleep Disorder Center, Neurodiagnostic Lab, Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center and Joint Replacement Center.

Tombo, a Certified Neuroscience Registered Nurse, has spent the past 30 years working and teaching in the areas of neurological and neurosurgical nursing. Prior to joining North Broward Medical Center, she was the Stroke Program Coordinator at Holy Cross Hospital and worked as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in a private neurology practice in Ohio before moving to Florida. Tombo earned her Master's degree in Nursing from the University of Akron in Ohio and a post-master's certificate as an Adult Nurse Practitioner from Florida Atlantic University.  She and her husband currently live in Pompano Beach.

The Neurological Institute at North Broward Medical Center is the only facility of its kind in Broward and Palm Beach counties. For more than 10 years the Institute has offered quality, comprehensive care for a full range of neurological disorders.

Broward Health, providing service for more than 50 years, is a nationally recognized system offering world class health care services to our neighbors in South Florida. One of the 10 largest public health systems in the nation, Broward Health includes Broward General Medical Center, North Broward Medical Center, Imperial Point Medical Center, Coral Springs Medical Center, Chris Evert Children’s Hospital, Broward Health Weston and more than 30 facilities of the Community Health Services and Broward Health Physician Group. For more information visit www.browardhealth.org.