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Carson named to head East Baltimore Community School board

Dr. Benjamin Carson, an internationally renowned physician and director of pediatric neurosurgery at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, has been appointed president of the board of the East Baltimore Community School Inc.

The appointment became effective on Saturday.

The board manages the operation of the Elmer A. Henderson School: A Johns Hopkins Partnership School – formerly known as the East Baltimore Community School (EBCS).

Carson replaced Dr. David Nichols, former vice dean for education at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, who recently became president and chief executive officer of the American Board of Pediatrics.