Class Notes for August 2017

In Memorium

Medical School

John A. Dickinson, M.D. (’63)

Claude William Betty, M.D. (’64)

David P. Drennan, M.D. (’70)

Edwyn I. Goldberg, M.D. (’70)

Dennis K. Stone, M.D. (’77)

Geri Revitte Brown, M.D. (’88)

School of Health Professions

Jo Nell “Jody” Tenny (’80)


Gregory Gordon Dimijian, M.D. (Psychiatry)

James Morrison Sloan, M.D. (Ob/Gyn)

John Roscoe Ware, M.D. (General Surgery)

Jeannine C. Williams, M.D. (Internal Medicine)

Medical School

Class of 1997: Debra Cohen, M.D., is a physician volunteer for The MAVEN Project, which provides specialist consultations for the uninsured and underinsured community. Dr. Cohen has provided direct-to-patient video consultations in California at Alliance Medical Center and Riverside-San Bernardino Indian Health Inc. 

Class of 1998: Chad A. Davis, M.D., an emergency medicine physician, is a founding doctor of a new Colorado Springs, Colorado, Urgent Care Clinic: ER Specialists Urgency Center. The new clinic offers evaluation by board-certified physicians with ER-trained staff.

Class of 2006: Daniel W. Clarke, Ph.D., J.D., has joined the Boston law firm Burns & Levinson as a partner in its Life Sciences and Intellectual Property Groups. Dr. Clarke earned his B.A. from the University of Texas in 2001, his Ph.D. in molecular microbiology from UT Southwestern in 2006, and his J.D., with distinction, from Suffolk University in 2011.

Graduate School

Class of 1993: Ofer Reizes, Ph.D., has been selected to hold the Cleveland Clinic’s first endowed chair supporting research into the causes and treatment of uterine cancer.

Upcoming Medical School Reunion Dates: 

Sept. 14, 2017: 50th reunion dinner for the Class of 1967

Sept. 15-16, 2017 – Medical School Alumni Reunion for the Classes of 2007, 1997, 1992, 1987, 1982, 1977, 1972 and 1967

Oct. 6, 2017: Reunion lunch for the Platinum Classes (1944-1966)