James Edward Shmerling, American hospital administrator. Recipient Citation for District Services United Jewish Appeal, 1978. Board member Ronald McDonald House, Indianapolis, since 1987; treasurer Hooverwood Nursing Home, Indianapolis, since 1990. Member National Associate of Children's Hospitals & Related Institutes, Alabama Regent Advisory Committee, Kiwanis, American College of Healthcare Executives, B'Nai B'rith.
- Administr. assistant, assistant administrator, associate administrator Children's Hospital of Alabama, Birmingham, 1981-1987. Associate director/administrator Indiana University Hospital/Riley Children's Hospital, Indianapolis, since 1987. Adjunct assistan professor University Ala, Birmingham, since 1986.