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Class Notes

School of Medicine and Dentistry

Reunion News

School of Medicine and Dentistry classes celebrating reunions

October 12–14, 2006

60th Reunion: 1946
55th Reunion: 1951
50th Reunion: 1956
45th Reunion: 1961
40th Reunion: 1966
35th Reunion: 1971
30th Reunion: 1976
25th Reunion: 1981
20th Reunion: 1986
15th Reunion: 1991
10th Reunion: 1996

For more about Alumni Weekend, visit the School of Medicine and Dentistry’s office of Alumni Relations

Richard Pollen (MD), ’60 (Res) is a senior partner with Potomac Physician Associates in Kensington, Md., and suburban Washington, D.C. He writes that he is still working full time in internal medicine and endocrinology “with no plans to retire.” In addition, he says, “I have five wonderful grandchildren!”

Joseph (Joel) Andrews (MD) gave a talk, “Colonial and Revolutionary Jews: A 350-Year Perspective by a Descendant,” at Congregation Kerem Shalom in Concord, Mass., last January.

Robert Tatelbaum (MD), ’69 (Res) was appointed chief of obstetrics and gynecology at Rochester General Hospital.

Jim LoGerfo ’68M (MD) (see ’64RC undergraduate).

Richard Paris (MD) was named the 2005 Family Physician of the Year by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Richard is a physician in Hailey, Idaho, and teaches in the University of Washington School of Medicine’s Rural/ Underserved Opportunities program and the Rural Integrated Training Experience program.

Steve Nordeen (PhD) writes, “I am codirector of the Prostate Cancer Research Laboratories at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, and I’ve also been appointed director of the Cancer Biology Graduate Program.” . . . Donald Senger (PhD) is a member of Peregrine Pharmaceuticals’ scientific resource board.

Neurologist Robert Margolis (Res) has joined Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital in St. Peters, Mo. Robert also teaches clinical neurology at Washington University in St. Louis.

Alan Cutler (Flw) (see ’77RC graduate).

Philip Marra (Res), a neurological surgeon, has joined Bassett Healthcare in Cooperstown, N.Y.

John Thomas (Res) is secretary-treasurer and medical director of rehabilitation, industrial, and sports medicine services at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Utica, N.Y.

Leslie Bunce (Res) is director of medical affairs for INC Research.

Charles Boustany (Flw) was elected to the 7th District Congressional seat representing southwestern Louisiana. Charles retired from private practice as a cardiovascular surgeon. . . . Anne Marie Stilwell (MD) (see ’86RC undergraduate).

Matteo LoPreiato (Res) opened a private pediatric practice in Berlin, Conn., his hometown, earlier this year. Previously, he had a practice in Pittsford, N.Y., for 14 years.

Denise Paasche (Res) has been elected to the board of directors of The Gathering Place, an adult day center in Brattleboro, Vt. In 2000, Denise opened the Maplewood Family Practice, also in Brattleboro, with her husband, Tony Blofson. . . . Saul Weingart (MD) is vice president and director of the Center for Patient Safety at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston.

Wael Garine (Pdc) opened a private dental practice in Jupiter, Fla., last year.

Laurie Griesinger (MPH) (see ’00RC undergraduate). . . . Jacqueline Guerrero (MD) is completing a four-year internship-residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Kaiser Hospital in Los Angeles.