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National Council

School of Medicine and Dentistry National Council

The National Council of the School of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Rochester is the top volunteer advisory group for the school. The council consists of distinguished national leaders who bring particular knowledge and experience to the task of helping the dean shape plans for the future of the school. The Council held their first meeting in August 2008.


Frank W. LoGerfo '66M (MD)
William V. McDermott Distinguished Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School


Paul A. Bleicher, ‘83M (MS), ‘83M (MD), ‘83M (PhD)
Chief Executive Officer, Optum Labs

Lawrence N. Chessin ’58 (BA)
Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine, Rochester General Hospital

Steven Grinspoon
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Betsy R. Fuchs, ‘82M (MD)
Center for Rheumatology, American College of Rheumatology

Philip Greenland ’74M (MD), ’78M (PhD)
Harry W. Dingman Professor and Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research, Northwestern University

Alexander A. Levitan ’63M (MD)
Retired Oncologist and President, A&L Management Company

Robert Montgomery
Professor of Surgery
Director, NYU Langone Transplant Institute

Stephen Rosenfeld ’59, ’63M (MD)
Faculty Emeritus, Allergy/Immunology/Rheumatology Division, University of Rochester Medical Center

Joseph Serletti ’82M (MD), ’88M (Res)
Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania