Leadership

Senior Leadership Group

Joel Seligman
President

Bradford C. Berk, M.D., Ph.D.
 Senior Vice President for Health Sciences; Chief Executive Officer, URMC (on leave June – December)

Paul J. Burgett
Vice President and General Secretary; Senior Advisor to the President

Steven I. Goldstein
Vice President, URMC; President & Chief Executive Officer, Strong Memorial Hospital and Highland Hospital

Ralph W. Kuncl, Ph.D., M.D.
Provost and Executive Vice President

Peter Lennie
Senior Vice President; Robert L. and Mary L. Sproull Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Sciences and Engineering

Elizabeth R. McAnarney, M.D.
Acting Dean, School of Medicine and Dentistry; Acting Vice President, URMC

Bill Murphy
Vice President for Communications

Lamar Murphy
Deputy to the President

Ronald J. Paprocki
Senior Vice President, Administration and Finance; Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

Douglas W. Phillips
Senior Vice President, Institutional Resources

Peter G. Robinson
Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, URMC; Executive Director, Government and Community Relations

Sue S. Stewart
Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Mark Taubman, M.D.
Acting Senior Vice President for Health Sciences; Acting Chief Executive Officer, URMC

James D. Thompson
Senior Vice President and Chief Advancement Officer

CEO Strategic Group

Bradford C. Berk, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer, URMC (on leave June – December) Senior Vice President for Health Sciences

Mark B. Taubman, M.D.
Acting Chief Executive Officer, URMC Acting Senior Vice President for Health Sciences

Richard I. Fisher, M.D.
Vice President, URMC Director of the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center Director, URMFG Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, School of Medicine & Dentistry Samuel E. Durand Professor of Medicine

Steven I. Goldstein
President & Chief Executive Officer of Strong Memorial Hospital & Highland Hospital
Vice President, URMC

Michael C. Goonan
Chief Financial Officer; Vice President, URMC

Raymond J. Mayewski, M.D.
Chief Medical and Quality Officer; Vice President, URMC

Elizabeth R. McAnarney, M.D.
Acting Dean, School of Medicine & Dentistry

Peter G. Robinson
Chief Operating Officer; Vice President, URMC; Executive Director of Government Relations

School of Medicine & Dentistry Deans

Elizabeth R. McAnarney, M.D.
Acting Dean (through 2/28/2010)

Mark B. Taubman, M.D.
Dean (effective 3/1/2010)

Richard I. Burton, M.D.
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Richard I. Fisher, M.D.
Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs

Diane M. Hartmann, M.D.
Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education

David R. Lambert, M.D.
Senior Associate Dean for Medical Student Education

Edith M. Lord, Ph.D.
Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Education

Thomas A. Pearson, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D.
Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Research

J. Edward Puzas, Ph.D.
Senior Associate Dean for Basic Research

Laurence B. Guttmacher, M.D.
Associate Dean, Advising

John T. Hansen, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Admissions

Cheryl M. Kodjo, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Dean, Advising

Vivian Lewis, M.D.
Associate Dean for Faculty Development, Women and Diversity

Elizabeth H. Naumburg, M.D.
Associate Dean, Advising

Denham S. Ward, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Faculty Development – Education

Brenda D. Lee, M.Ed.
Assistant Dean for Medical Education and Student Affairs

Linda L. Spillane, M.D.
Assistant Dean for Medical Simulation

Department Chairs & Center Directors

Basic Science

Robert A. Bambara, Ph.D.
Biochemistry and Biophysics

Nancy M. Bennett, M.D.
Center for Community Health

Stephen Dewhurst, Ph.D.
Microbiology and Immunology

Susan G. Fisher, M.S., Ph.D.
Community & Preventive Medicine

Thomas A. Gasiewicz, Ph.D.
Environmental Medicine

Harris A. Gelbard, M.D., Ph.D.
Center for Neural Development & Disease

Steven A. Goldman, M.D., Ph.D.
Center for Translational Neuromedicine

Karl D. Kieburtz, M.D., M.P.H.
Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics

Hartmut Land, Ph.D.
Biomedical Genetics

Tim R. Mosmann, Ph.D.
Center for Vaccine Biology and Immunology

Charles J. Lowenstein, M.D.
Aab Cardiovascular Research Institute

Maiken Nedergaard, M.D., D.M.Sc.
Center for Translational Neuromedicine

David Oakes, Ph.D.
Biostatistics and Computational Biology

Regis J. O'Keefe, M.D., Ph.D.
Center for Musculoskeletal Research

Gary D. Paige, M.D., Ph.D.
Neurobiology and Anatomy

Robert G. Quivey, Jr., Ph.D.
Center for Oral Biology

A. William Tank, Ph.D.
Pharmacology and Physiology

Richard E. Waugh, Ph.D.
Biomedical Engineering


Berislav V. Zlokovic, M.D., Ph.D.

Center for Neurodegenerative and Vascular Brain Disorders

Clinical Science

Eric D. Caine, M.D.
Psychiatry

Thomas L. Campbell, M.D.
Family Medicine

Yuhchyau Chen, M.D., Ph.D.
Radiation Oncology

Steven E. Feldon, M.D., M.B.A.
Ophthalmology

Richard I. Fisher, M.D.
Cancer Center 

Steven A. Goldman, M.D., Ph.D.
Neurology

Michael F. Kamali, M.D.
Emergency Medicine

Paul C. Levy, M.D.
Medicine

Edward M. Messing, M.D.
Urology

Cyril Meyerowitz, D.D.S., M.S.
Dentistry

Shawn D. Newlands, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.
Otolaryngology

Regis J. O'Keefe, M.D., Ph.D.
Orthopaedics

Alice P. Pentland, M.D.
Dermatology

Jeffrey H. Peters, M.D.
Surgery

Webster H. Pilcher, M.D., Ph.D.
Neurosurgery

K. Rao Poduri, M.D.
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Daniel H. Ryan, M.D.
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Nina F. Schor, M.D., Ph.D.
Pediatrics

David L. Waldman, M.D., Ph.D.
Imaging Sciences

Denham S. Ward, M.D., Ph.D.
Anesthesiology

James R. Woods, Jr., M.D.
Obstetrics and Gynecology

School of Nursing Deans & Associate Deans

Kathy P. Parker, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N.
Dean and Professor

Kathy Rideout, Ed.D., A.P.R.N., B.C., P.N.P.
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Renu Singh
Associate Dean for Administration and Finance

Harriet Kitzman, Ph.D., R.N.
Associate Dean for Research and Evidence-Based Practice

University of Rochester Board of Trustees

Health Affairs Committee

Richard T. Aab
Ernest A. Bates, M.D.
Joel S. Beckman
Laurence H. Bloch
C. William Brown
Ursula Burns
William M. Carpenter
Steven Chu
Janet P. Forbes
Roger B. Friedlander, Vice Chair
Robert B. Goergen
Robert H. Hurlbut
Michael E. Jones
Ronald B. Knight
Louis G. Lange, M.D.
Cathy E. Minehan
Robert M. Osieski
William A. Peck, M.D., Chair
Philip A. Pizzo, M.D.
Francis L. Price
Thomas S. Richards
Joel Seligman, Ex Officio
Thomas R. Sloan
Peter D. Standish
Daniel R. Wegman
Nathaniel Wisch, M.D.
G. Robert Witmer, Jr., Ex Officio
Administration Contact
Bradford C. Berk, M.D., Ph.D.

University of Rochester Medical Center Board

Richard Thomas Aab
Michael J. Amalfi
Willem T. Appelo
Kenneth D. Bell
Michael F. Buckley
Daniel J. Chessin
William G. Clark
Richard J. Collins, M.D.
Joan L. Feinbloom
John T. Fitzgerald, Jr.
David M. Flaum
Anne B. Francis M.D.
Roger Bruce Friedlander
George W. Hamlin IV
Kevin Hobert
Susan R. Holliday
Robert Harold Hurlbut
Alan Illig
Dan Kerpelman
Dennis Kessler
Diana R. Kurty
Robert N. Latella
James P. Laurito
Robert C. Morgan
Thomas Savidge Richards, Immediate Past Chairman
William W. Richardson
Lori VanDusen
Julio Vazquez, Sr.
Ronald Zarrella, Chairman

University of Rochester Medical Center Board Ex Officio Members

Emmanuel Akowuah, M.D., M.S.
Mark B. Taubman, M.D.
Bradford C. Berk, M.D., Ph.D.
Richard I. Fisher, M.D.
Steven I. Goldstein
Michael C. Goonan
Edmund A. Hajim
Ralph Kuncl, Ph.D., M.D.
Raymond J. Mayewski, M.D.
Elizabeth McAnarney, M.D.
Cyril Meyerowitz, D.D.S., M.D.
Kathy P. Parker, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N.
Peter G. Robinson
Joel Seligman

Strong Partners Health System, Inc. Board of Directors

Bradford C. Berk, M.D., Ph.D.
C. William Brown
Michael F. Buckley, Esq.,
Susan P. Byrd
Richard J. Collins, M.D.
Roger B. Friedlander
Steven I. Goldstein
Michael C. Goonan
Gerard T. Guerinot, M.D.
William J. Hall, M.D.
Robert H. Hurlbut
Alan Illig, Esq.
Joseph A. Johnson, M.D.
Robert N. Latella, Esq.
George D. Lord
Robert M. McCann, M.D.
Daniel Ari Mendelson, M.D.
Mary K. Ness, M.D.
Thomas S. Richards, Esq.
Michael P. Riordan, Esq.
Peter G. Robinson
William D. Ryan
Anil Sharma, M.D.

Highland Hospital Board of Directors

Francis A. Affronti
John H. Barr
Michael F. Buckley
Diane G. Caselli
Jean Close
David DeJoy, Treasurer
Steven I. Goldstein
Gerard Guerinot, M.D.
Lisa Harris, M.D.
Joseph Johnson, M.D.
Amy Kates, Vice Chair
Stephen Kates, M.D.
Howard Konar
Robert N. Latella
Richard P. LeFrois
George D. Lord
Robert McCann, M.D., Chair
Mary Kay Ness, M.D., Secretary
Anil Sharma, M.D.
Raphael Tshibangu, M.D.

Board of Directors for:

The Highlands Living Center; The Highlands at Brighton; Highland Community Development Corporation

Elizabeth G. Garrett
William J. Hall, M.D.
Alan Illig, Esq.
Robert N. Latella
Michael P. Riordan, Chair
William D. Ryan
Gerald E. Van Strydonck

Highland Foundation  Board Members

Hon. Francis A. Affronti
John H. Barr
Michael F. Buckley
Jean Close
David DeJoy, Treasurer
Steven I. Goldstein
Gerard T. Guerinot, M.D.
Lisa Harris, M.D.
Joseph Johnson, M.D.
Amy Kates, R.N., M.S., C.N.S., Vice Chair
Richard P. LaFrois
Robert McCann, M.D., Chair
Anil Sharma, M.B.B.S.
Raphael Tshibangu, M.D.

Eastman Dental Center Foundation Board of Directors

Bruce B. Bates
Paul W. Briggs
J. Anthony Bello, DDS
William Calnon, D.D.S., President
Cecile Feldman, D.M.D., M.B.A.
Christopher Fox, D.M.D., D.M.Sc.
Roger B. Friedlander
Croft Hangartner, Secretary
Robert H. Hurlbut, First Vice President
Louis A. Langie, Jr., Treasurer, Chair/Endowment Committee
R. Wayne LeChase
Richard R. Ranney, D.D.S., M.S.
William W. Richardson
G. Robert Witmer, Jr.
Bradford C. Berk, M.D., Ph.D., Ex Officio
Robert Quivey, Ph.D., Ex Officio
Cyril Meyerowitz, D.D.S., M.S., Ex Officio

Visiting Nurse Service of Rochester & Monroe County Board of Directors

Anne Bishop
John Bisognano, M.D., Ph.D.
Mark S. Blood, Chairman
Ann Marie Cook
Katherine Cronin
Jack Eisenberg
Steven I. Goldstein
Victoria G. Hines, President and CEO
Elaine C. Hubbard
Wallace Johnson, M.D.
Greg Kamp
Diana Kurty
Kathleen McGrail, M.D.
Kathleen M. Parrinello
Alan Resnick
Peter G. Robinson
Thomas Rusling
Jerome Standera, Treasurer
Susie Truesdell, Vice Chair
Susan Topel