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Alumni Council

School of Medicine and Dentistry Alumni Council

The Alumni Council is the administrative body representing all alumni of the School of Medicine and Dentistry. It is advisory to the Dean and supportive of the faculty, administration, students and alumni.

The Council members serve four-year terms and represent all regions of the United States. The Council meets twice each year.

President

Stripay, JenniferJennifer Stripay ’14M (MS), ’16M (PhD)

Committee: Executive Committee, Chair

Medical Specialty: Neuroscience, Neuro-Oncology

Current Position: Post Doctoral Fellow, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Email: jennifer.stripay@stjude.org

Vice President

Haley, JamesJames M. Haley ’85M (MD), ’88M (Res)

Committee: Executive Committee and Alumni Awards Committee

Medical Specialty: Internal Medicine

Current Position: Chair, Department of Medicine, Unity Health System, Clinical Associate Professor, University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry

Email:jhaley@unityhealth.org

Past President

Schneider, MichaelMichael Schneider ’73, ’77M (MD)

Committee: Bridge Committee, Chair, and Executive Committee

Medical Specialty: Internal Medicine

Current Position: Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Email: Michael_schneider@urmc.rochester.edu

Members at Large

Jim BrodellJames Brodell ’83M (Res)

Committee: Alumni Awards Committee, Chair

Medical Specialty: Orthopaedics

Current Position: Solo private practice, Warren, Ohio

Email: jbchodan@windstream.net

Andrew CoxAndrew Cox ’13M (MS), ’16M (PhD)

Committee: Early and Mid-Career Committee

Current Position: MD/PhD Student

Email: andrew_cox@urmc.rochester.edu

Fine, PaulPaul Fine ’57, ’61M (MD), ’66M (Res)

Committee: Alumni Awards Committee

Medical Specialty: Internist

Current Position: Medical Director, MVP Health

Email: Pfine@rochester.rr.edu

Fox, EdwardEdward Fox ’91, ’95M (MD)

Committee: Alumni Awards Committee

Medical Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery, Musculoskeletal Oncology

Current Position: Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation and Medicine, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Email: ejfoxmd@urgrad.rochester.edu

Humberto Mestre PayneHumberto Mestre Payne

Committee: Bridge Committee

Current Position: MD/PhD Student, Neuroscience Graduate Program 

Email: humberto_mestre@urmc.rochester.edu

Reh, DougDouglas D. Reh ’01M (MD)

Committee: Communications Committee

Medical Specialty: Otolaryngology

Current Position: Associate Professor, Mayo Clinic, Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, Associate Program Director, Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, Medical Director, Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery at Green Spring Station, Johns Hopkins Medicine

Email: dreh1@jhmi.edu

Schilling, KurtKurt Schilling ’87M (MS), ’90M (PHD)

Committee: Communications Committee

Medical/Scientific Specialty: Microbiology/Immunology

Current Position: Senior Vice President Basic Science Research & Advanced Technologies, Estee Lauder, Inc.

Email: kschilli@estee.com

Smith, ErnestErnest Smith ’97M (MS), ’99M (PhD)

Committee: Bridge Committee

Medical Specialty: Microbiology and Immunology

Current Position: Senior VP, Research and Chief Scientific Officer at Vaccinex, Inc

Email: esmith@vaccinex.com

Stone, JeffJeffrey Stone ’87, ’91M (MD)

Committee: Communications Committee

Medical Specialty: Radiology

Current Position: Interventional Neuroradiologist
Mayo Clinic Florida

Email: Stone.jeffrey@mayo.edu

Jill WeimerJill Weimer ’97, ’04M (MS), ’06M (PhD)

Committee: Communications Committee, Chair

Current Position: Associate Director and Scientist, Sanford Research

Email: jill.weimer@sanfordhealth.org

Williams, AnnalynnAnnalyn Williams, '08, '11 (MS) 

Committee: Bridge Committee 

Current Position: Doctoral candidate in the Public Health Sciences epidemiology program

Email: Annalynn_Williams@URMC.Rochester.edu

Ex Officio Members

Mark TaubmanMark B. Taubman, M.D.

CEO, University of Rochester Medical Center and UR Medicine, Dean, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Senior Vice President for Health Sciences

mark_taubman@urmc.rochester.edu

McCullough, SharonSharon McCullough, MBA

Director, Graduate Education & Postdoctoral Affairs and Special Projects Manager, Medical School Finance & Administration, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Email:sharon_mccullough@urmc.rochester.edu

Frank, DianeDiane Frank

Director, Offices for Medical Education, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

EmailDiane_Frank@URMC.Rochester.edu

Matt HaagMatt Haag

Associate Vice President of Clinical, Research and Academic Advancement, University of Rochester Medical Center Advancement

Email: mhaag@UR.Rochester.edu

Anthony FitzSimmonsAnthony FitzSimmons

Assistant Director of Alumni Relations, URMC Advancement Academic Programs

Email: anthony.fitzsimmons@rochester.edu

Sukhenko, TimTim Sukhenko

Assistant Director of Alumni Relations, URMC Advancement Academic Programs

Email: tim.sukhenko@rochester.edu

Moodie, MatthewMatthew Moodie
Alumni Relations and Annual Fund Manager, URMC Advancement Academic Programs

Emailmatthew.moodie@rochester.edu

Alumni Council Committees

Executive Committee: Jennifer Stripay, Chair

Awards Committee: James Brodell, Chair

Communications Committee: Jill Weimer, Chair

Bridge Committee: Michael Schneider, Chair

Next Alumni Council Meeting

October 4, 2018

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