Alumni Council

Alumni council group photo

Members of the Alumni Council contribute their varied expertise to improve programs for students and alumni, engage the medical and biological sciences alumni community around the country, and serve as active philanthropic leaders for the Pritzker School of Medicine and the Division of the Biological Sciences.

Members serve on the following committees: Alumni Awards, Chicago Partners, Editorial, Executive, Nominating, and Regional Programs.

All members of the Medical & Biological Sciences Alumni Association are eligible for service on the Alumni Council and its committees.

Executive Committee

Doriane Miller, MD’83

Immediate Past President
Chris Albanis, AB’96, MD’00

Vice President
Karyl Kopaskie, AB’07, PhD’14

Alumni Awards Committee Chair
Mark Aschliman, MD’80

Chicago Partners Program Chair
Sapana Vora, PhD’14

Editorial Committee Chair
Jeanne Farnan, AB’98, MD’02, MHPE

Regional Programs Chair
Michael Prystowsky, MD’81, PhD

The Alumni Council

Lampis Anagnostopoulos, SB’57, MD’61*
Juliana Basko-Plluska, AB’04, MD
Jennifer “Piper” Below, PhD’11
Michael Boettcher, AB’89, MD’93
Kenneth Bridbord, MD’69, MPH
Ava Ferguson Bryan, AM’10, MD’18 +
Courtney Burrows, PhD’15, MBA’17
Arnold Calica, SM’61, MD’75*
Richard Cote, MD’80
Leonard Covello, AB’86, MD’90
Ithaar Derweesh, MD’95
Hunter Eason, MD’18+
Gail Farfel, PhD’93
Jonathan Fox, AB’79, PhD’85, MD’87
Jeffrey Goodenbour, PhD’09
Andrew Hack, AB’95, PhD’00, MD’02
Sadia Haider, AB’96, MD’01
Rajiv Jauhar, MD’91
Lucy Lester, MD’72
Daniel Leventhal, SM’13, PhD’16
Rosy Liao +
Katherine Given Ligtenberg, AB’08, PhD’13, MBA’16, MD’16
Jennifer McPartland, PhD’08
Julia Mhlaba, MD’16
Vincent Nelson, MD’98
Loren Schechter, MD’94
Steven Server +
Coleman Seskind, AB’55, SB’56, MD’59, SM’59*
Adhir Shroff, MD’96
Puneet Singh, MD’11
Abby Stayart, AB’97, PHD’12
Anne Taylor, MD’76
Cynthia Thaik, MD’90
Maimouna Traore +
Sydney Yoon, MD’86
Russ Zajtchuk, SB’60, MD’63*

* Denotes a Life Member
+ Denotes a student or resident representative

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