The Florida Board of Medicine would like to announce the selection of André Ourso, J.D., MPH as the new Executive Director of the Board. After receiving a Master of Public Health from the College of Public Health at the University of South Florida, Mr. Ourso went on to complete his Juris Doctorate at the University of Florida’s Levin College of Law. He was admitted to the Florida Bar in September of 2011. Prior to becoming the Executive Director, Mr. Ourso served as a Senior Attorney and Team Leader in the Department of Health’s Office of the General Counsel, where he prosecuted administrative law cases against Florida Board of Medicine licensees and presented cases for final agency action before the Florida Board of Medicine.
Mr. Ourso is replacing former Executive Director, Allison Dudley, J.D., who was recently promoted to the Bureau Chief of the Department of Health Bureau of Health Care Practitioner Regulation. The Board of Medicine would like to thank Ms. Dudley for her service to the board, and is looking forward to working with Mr. Ourso to continue their work of ensuring the health and safety of the people in the state of Florida.