Appointed to his role at Catholic Health in 2010, Dr. Ruh is a Family Physician with a private practice, and is an assistant Clinical Professor of Family Medicine at SUNY at Buffalo. Dr. Ruh previously was a member of Catholic Health’s Board of Directors, and served as VPMA and VP of the Medical Staff at Mercy Hospital of Buffalo. A member and past chairman of the Catholic Independent Practice Association, he holds membership in several professional societies, including the American Academy of Family Medicine, the New York State Medical Society and the Medical Society of Erie County. Dr. Ruh received his MD degree from UB, an MBA from St. Bonaventure University and a BA in English from Amherst College. He continues to see patients at Orchard Park Family Practice and resides in Orchard Park, NY with his wife and 4 children.