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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 term and represent all regions of the United States. The Council meets twice each year.

President

Michael SchneiderMichael Schneider ’73, ’77M (MD)

Committee: Executive Committee, Chair, and Communications and Advancement 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

Vice President

James HaleyJames M. Haley ’85M (MD), ’88M (Res)

Committee: Executive Committee and Communications and Advancement Committee, Chair

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

Members at Large

Augustine, EErika Augustine ’03M (MD), ’14M (MS)

Committee: Early and Mid-Career Committee

Medical Specialty: Child Neurology / Movement Disorder

Current Position: Assistant Profssor, Department of Neurology, Child Neurology, University of Rochester Medical Center

Email: Erika_Augustine@URMC.Rochester.edu

Jim BrodellJames Brodell ‘83M (Res)

Committee: Alumni Awards Committee

Medical Specialty: Orthopaedics

Current Position: Solo private practice, Warren, Ohio

Email: jbchodan@windstream.net

Andrew CoxAndrew Cox ’13M (MS), ’20M (MD), ’20M (PhD)

Committee: Early and Mid-Career Committee

Current Position: URSMD MD/PhD Student

Email: andrew_cox@urmc.rochester.edu

DanzingAyala Danzing

Committee: Education Committee

Current Position: 2nd Year MD Student

Email: Ayala_Danzig@URMC.Rochester.edu

Paul FinePaul Fine ’57, ’61M (MD), ’66M (Res)

Committe: Alumni Awards Committee

Medical Specialty: Internist

Current Position: Medical Director, MVP Health

Email: Pfine@rochester.rr.edu

Fox, EdwardEdward Fox ’91, ’95M (MD)

Committe: Early and Mid-Career 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

Kyle KosterKyle Koster ’20M (MD), ’20M (PhD)

Committee: Executive Committee and Education Committee

Current Position: MD/PhD Student, Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD), Immunology, Microbiology & Virology Graduate Program

Email: Kyle_Koster@URMC.Rochester.edu

John MarkmanJohn D. Markman ’96M (MD)

Committee: Alumni Awards Committee, Chair

Medical Specialty: Neurology

Current Position: Professor, Department of Neurology, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Email:john_markman@urmc.rochester.edu

Douglas RehDouglas D. Reh ’01M (MD)

Committee: Early and Mid-Career Committee, Chair

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

Adam RussakAdam Russak ’14, ’18M (MD)

Committee: Early and Mid-Career Committee

Current Position: URSMD MD Student

Email: Adam_Russak@URMC.Rochester.edu

Schenendorf, JesseJesse Schenendorf  ’13M (MD)

Committe: Education Committee

Medical Specialty: Internal Medicine

Current Position: 3rd Year Resident, Internal Medicine University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Email: Jesse_Schenendorf@urmc.rochester.edu

Kurt SchillingKurt Schilling ’87M (MS), ’90M (PHD)

Committee: Executive Committee and Communications and Advancement Committee

Medical/Scientific Specialty: Microbiology/Immunology

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

Email: kschilli@estee.com

Jeffrey StoneJeffrey Stone ’87, ’91M (MD)

Committee: Communications and Advancement Committee

Medical Specialty: Radiology

Current Position: Interventional Neuroradiologist
Mayo Clinic Florida

Email: Stone.jeffrey@mayo.edu

Joanne WuJennifer Stripay

Committee: Executive Committee and Education Committee, Chair

Medical Specialty: Neuroscience, Neuro-Oncology

Current Position: PhD Candidate, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Email: Jennifer_stripay@urmc.rochester.edu

Joanne WuJoanne Wu ’02, ’06M (MD), ’10M (Res)

Committee: Alumni Awards Committee

Medical Specialty: Integrative spine treatment and general musculoskeletal rehabilitation

Current Position: Physician, Unity Rehabilitation and Neurology; Physician, Spine Center at Unity Hospital

Email: Joanne.Wu@rochesterregional.org

W. Sam Yi ’99M (MD), ’04M (Res)

Committee: Communications and Advancement Committee

Medical Specialty: Oncology

Current Position: Medical Director, CCS Oncology

Email: eunsam213@hotmail.com

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

Committee: Alumni Awards Committee

Current Position: Associate Director and Scientist, Sanford Research

Email: jill.weimer@sanfordhealth.org

Emeritus

Ron BruceRonald Bruce 62M (MD)

Alumni Council Past-President

Committee: Alumni Awards Committee

Medical Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery

Current Position: Orthopaedic Surgeon (retired)

Email: bones9187@yahoo.com

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

Sharon McCullough

Sharon 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

Paula Smith

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

Email: paula_smith@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

Jared LongmoreJared Longmore

Assistant Director of Advancement, URMC Advancement Academic Programs

Email: jared.longmore@rochester.edu

Tim SukhenkoTimothy Sukhenko

Director of Alumni Relations, URMC Advancement Academic Programs

Email: tim.sukhenko@rochester.edu

Elliott, DanielaDaniela Elliott
Alumni Relations and Annual Fund Manager, URMC Advancement Academic Programs

Email: daniela.elliott@rochester.edu

Alumni Council Committees

Executive Committee: Michael Schneider, Chair

Awards Committee: John Markman, Chair

Advancement and Communications Committee: Jim Haley, Chair

Early and Mid-Career Alumni Committee: Doug Reh, Chair

Education Committee: Jennifer Stripay, Chair

Next Alumni Council Meeting

Spring 2017

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