Dr. John Ikonomidis, the Hor- ace G. Smithy Professor and chief of the cardiothoracic surgery di- vision at the Medical University of South Carolina, will serve a two-year term as chairman of the National Institutes of Health Center for Scientific Re- view Bioengineering, Technology and Surgical Sciences Study Section.

East Cooper Medical Center has received the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for its inpatient diabetes care program.

Jeremy Willits and Gerry Schauer of Avison Young rep- resented the landlord in leasing space at 3 Broad St. to Nantz Law Firm. Kristen Krause of Coldwell Banker Com- mercial represented the tenant.

The Family Wellness Center of Charleston has opened at 9217 University Blvd., Suite C1B, North Charleston. The family medicine integrative practice is owned by Dr. Stania DeJesus.

Chip Shealy of CBRE represented the tenant, Escape in 60, and the landlord in leasing the first and second floors at 45 S. Market St., Charleston.

Carl Michael Harrison of Beach Commercial represented the landlord in leasing 1,580 square feet of retail space in Quadrangle at 630 Skylark Drive, Suite H, Charleston, to Lowcountry Wireless.

Judith Olmstead, director of finance and administration at the Charleston County Aviation Authority, has been elected 2015-16 president of the Southeast chapter of the American Association of Airport Executives.

David Grubbs and Scott Peevy of NAI Avant represented the landlord in leasing 3,323 square feet of medical office space at 767 Johnnie Dodds Blvd. David Seay of Seay Development Real Estate & Business Brokerage, represented the tenant, Oral and Facial Surgery Center of the Lowcountry.

ProBuild Co., a supplier of construction materials, has opened at 257 Deming Way, Summerville.

Eddie Buxton of Palmetto Commercial Properties rep-resented the tenant, Magna Legal Services, in leasing 3,173 square feet of office space at 960 Morrison Drive, Charleston. Reid Davis of Lee & Associates represented the land-lord.

Robert Pratt of RE/MAX Pro Realty represented the landlord in leasing 4,250 square feet of office space at 8761 Dorchester Road, North Charleston, to Quality Healthcare Development LLC.

Philip Owens of Cushman & Wakefield|Thalhimer represented the buyer, Twin Rivers Properties LLC, in the $635,000 purchase of a 7,702-square-foot office building at 2702 Azalea Drive, North Charleston, from the John S. James Co. Cantey Technology will occupy the space.