Spring 2010
Honor roll

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University of Nevada School of Medicine supporters

The University of Nevada School of Medicine is extremely thankful for the consistent support received from alumni, faculty, staff, friends, organizations and foundations.

For more information on scholarship endowments, contact Christina Sarman, associate director of development, at (775) 784-6009. For questions regarding a position, program or research endowment, contact Stefanie Scoppettone, development director, at (775) 682-9143.

William N. Pennington Health Sciences Building

Leadership gifts of $100,000 or greater made throughout the building campaign

  • William N. Pennington Foundation
  • Nell J. Redfield Foundation
  • The Thelma B. and Thomas P. Hart Foundation
  • Fritz B. Burns Foundation
  • John Ben Snow Memorial Trust
  • Jean Tobman
  • Robert Z. Hawkins Foundation

Foundations

  • American Medical Association Foundation
  • Excalibur Medical Foundation
  • Frances C. and William P. Smallwood Foundation
  • John and Rosemarie Dooley Family Foundation
  • Katherene Cladianos Latham Foundation
  • Mapuije Ezeanolue Foundation
  • Nell J. Redfield Foundation
  • Nevada Scottish Rite Foundation
  • Renaissance Charitable Foundation
  • Reno Rodeo Foundation
  • Roxie and Azad Joseph Foundation
  • The Arthur and Mae Orvis Foundation
  • The Thelma B. and Thomas P. Hart Foundation
  • Wal-Mart Foundation
  • William N. Pennington Foundation

Corporations and organizations

  • Alliance with the Washoe County Medical Society
  • Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care, Incorporated
  • Alpine Hematology-Oncology, Limited
  • Avansino, Melarkey, Knobel, Mulligan and McKenzie
  • Bachman and Scully Limited
  • Baja Fresh
  • Bonanza High School
  • Brockway Moran and Partners, Incorporated
  • Business Link, LLC
  • Catholic Healthcare West
  • Center for Children’s Surgery
  • Chevy’s Restaurant
  • Children’s Lung Specialists, Limited
  • Clark County Medical Society
  • Clark High School
  • Del Sol High School
  • Desert Oasis High School
  • Durango High School
  • Echo Geophysical Corporation
  • Emergency Physicians Medical Group, Incorporated
  • Federation of American Hospitals
  • Federation of State Medical Boards of the U.S.
  • Francisco Peraza, M.D.
  • Fraternal Order of Eagles-Grand Aerie
  • Hall and Wrye Plastic Surgeons Limited
  • Kufuor Kingo Pediatrics, P.C.
  • Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars
  • Medical Facilities of America
  • Michael D. Thomas, M.D., Incorporated
  • Microtek Medical, Incorporated
  • Nancy DeSantis Family Trust
  • Nevada Academy of Family Physicians
  • Nevada Chapter 13, Order of Eastern Star
  • NHS Management, LLC
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Association
  • Reno Emblem Club 372, Incorporated
  • Reno Orthopaedic Clinic
  • Reno Radiological Associates
  • Rojo Caliente Restaurantes, Incorporated
  • San Martin De Porres Medical Clinic
  • Scolari’s Food and Drug Company
  • Sierra Infectious Diseases
  • Sierra Nevada Rehab
  • Sierra Pediatrics
  • Sierra Sciences
  • Sierra Vista High School
  • Silverado High School Local No. 940
  • Sons of Italy
  • Spring Valley High School
  • Sunrise Mountain High School
  • Swift Medical Management Network
  • Target
  • Tennessee Hospital Association
  • Texas-MTH LTD Partnership II
  • Thomas Dermatology
  • University of Nevada School of Medicine Alumni Association
  • Washoe County Medical Society
  • WCAS Management Corporation
  • Western High School Local No. 451
  • Whittemore Peterson Institute

Alumni and friends

ABC

  • Gary Abrass
  • Gerald Ackerman
  • Kay Adams ‘80
  • Michael Alexander
  • Dave Amrein
  • Sidney Anderson
  • Karen Arcotta ‘80
  • Anita Ashurst
  • Cheri Audrain ‘88
  • Leslie Avery
  • Richard Baldo
  • Caroline Barangan
  • Joshua Bardin
  • Brian Barnes ‘00
  • James Barry
  • Joseph Bayless ‘81
  • Shaina Beesemyer
  • Rosemarie Bejcek
  • Roger Belcourt ‘82
  • Wayne Belshaw
  • Jamie Benedict
  • Rita Berman
  • Paul Bible
  • Michael Bloch
  • William Boyd
  • Jefferson Bracey
  • Tami Brancamp ‘08
  • Steven Brown
  • Terry Buccambuso ‘84
  • Dawn Bunker
  • Hillary Bunker
  • Daniel Burnett ‘89
  • Margaret Byrne
  • H. Treat Cafferata
  • Victor Campbell
  • Michele Carillo
  • John Carothers
  • Doris Carpenter
  • Timothy Carrick ‘96
  • Terry Christensen
  • Joanne Cluff ‘00
  • Kathleen Coffer ‘89
  • Shannon Cook-Mauszycki ‘96

DEF

  • Elisa De Angelis ‘92
  • Mary Dean
  • Scott Denton ‘77
  • Ralph Denton
  • Jyoti Desai
  • Muriel DeSimone ‘97
  • Michael Detar ‘89
  • John Deweerd ‘81
  • Kevin Dinwiddie ‘80
  • Asgar Ali Dudhbhai
  • Paul Dugan
  • Peggy Dupey
  • Teresa Durbin ‘76
  • Georgianna Duxbury ‘85
  • Dennis Eckles ‘83
  • David Edmonds
  • Edward Eissmann ‘85
  • Joseph Ekstrand
  • Cathy Endo ‘93
  • Allen Eng ‘75
  • Harry English ‘81
  • Evelyn English
  • Albert Erickson
  • Zena Ervin
  • The Kirk Addison Fay Trust
  • Cynthia Ferreira ‘01
  • Frank Fertitta
  • Paul Ferucci ‘97
  • James Finke
  • Jon Fishburn ‘91
  • Jay Fisher
  • Ellen Fitzpatrick
  • Michael Foley
  • Ron and Janet Ford
  • Sharon Frank ‘81
  • Sandra Franklin
  • Allen and Carol Freitas
  • Bret Frey ‘00

GHI

  • Shilpi Garg
  • Joseph and Dorothy George
  • Marin Gillis
  • Jody Ghanem
  • Keith Goldman
  • John Gomes
  • John Gosche
  • Helen Gray ‘08
  • Gary Grossman ‘88
  • Ward Gulley ‘76
  • Glen Guillermo ‘98
  • Nageshwara Gullapalli
  • Judy Hanrahan
  • Dwight Hansen
  • Michael Harper
  • Patrick Hatfield ‘93
  • Stella Hayes ‘93
  • Isaac Hearne ‘97
  • Richard Helffrich ‘83
  • Gregory Highison
  • Glen Hilborn ‘88
  • Henry Hite
  • Howard Horowitz
  • Joni Hougaard ‘94
  • Whitney Hovenic ‘08
  • Cheryl Hug English ‘82
  • Robert and Candace Hunter
  • Kevin Hyer ‘86
  • Robert Inzer ‘77

JKL

  • Inge Jahn
  • Ranjit Jain
  • Frank James ‘75
  • Gail Janhunen
  • Barbara Kay
  • George Kaiser ‘75
  • William Kelly ‘87
  • Vatsala Kesavulu
  • Susan Kettler ‘87, ‘88
  • Travis Kieckbusch ‘98
  • Wendy King
  • Elizabeth Kiraly
  • Edward Klatt
  • Richard Klekman ‘85
  • Aaron Klomp ‘00
  • Michael Kosasky
  • Barbara Kraus
  • Michael Krowka ‘80
  • Nancy Kuhles ‘82
  • Stephen Landaker ‘76
  • David Landis ‘77
  • Earl Jay Landrito
  • Kami Larsen ‘00
  • John and Nancy Latourrette
  • Francesca Lee ‘04
  • Won Lee ‘01
  • Frederick Lippmann ‘91
  • Patricia Lods ‘75
  • Daniel Lorenzo ‘01
  • Patricia Loudis
  • Alan Lourie
  • David Lupan
  • Colleen Lyons ‘85

MNO

  • Lisa Lyons Maloney ‘97
  • Monika Mala
  • Bruce Mack
  • Wayne Manson ‘73
  • M. Martinez
  • Flora Mason
  • John McDonald
  • Ewa McLean ‘06
  • Jason Michaels ‘95
  • Hector Miguel
  • Kenneth Miller
  • Diane Miller ‘85
  • Jake Milligan
  • David Mino
  • Kira Molas-Torreblanca
  • Colleen Morris
  • Theresa Murdock ‘92
  • Robert and D. Jean Myles
  • Russell Neibaur ‘84
  • Richard Newbold ‘80
  • Beverly Neyland
  • Faraz Norozian
  • Roger Olack

PQR

  • Todd Paige ‘96
  • Francis X. Palermo ‘77
  • Elissa Palmer
  • Pisespong Patamasucon
  • Barbara Patterson
  • James Patton
  • Gordon Peters
  • Mary Jane Pilgrim ‘86
  • Samantha Portenier ‘97
  • Jim Preddy
  • Jonnie Pullman
  • Marc Ratner
  • Jean Regan
  • Susan Regan ‘79
  • Galen Reimer ‘77
  • Meredith Reynolds ‘99
  • Alvie Richardson ‘99
  • Patrice Richardson ‘81
  • James Richter ‘04
  • Hilary Riley
  • John Rivers
  • Christopher Rores ‘82
  • Nicholas and Debbie Rossi
  • Ann Rotchschild
  • Patsy Ruchala

STU

  • Nick Sadeghi
  • S. Saffier
  • Donald Saint-Just ‘93
  • Eberhardt Sauerland
  • Christina Sarman
  • Michael Sawaya
  • Todd L. Savitt
  • Ronald Scheer
  • Valerie Schram ‘89
  • Frederick Schwamb
  • Barbara Scott
  • James A. Scully
  • Lopa Shah
  • Bruce Shapiro ‘82
  • Patricia Shea
  • May Shelton
  • Gwen Shonkwiler
  • George Sieffert
  • Carl Sievert
  • Leslie Smith ‘76
  • Elizabeth Smits Van Oyen
  • Stewart Snavely
  • Deborah Sogge-Kermani ‘95
  • Elizabeth Spencer
  • Nicola Spirtos
  • Griffith Steiner ‘91
  • Donald Stephenson
  • Devon Stokes
  • Wendy Stone-Ortiz
  • Leslie Stovak ‘95
  • Mark Stovak ‘95
  • Jonathan Strauss
  • James Sullivan ‘85
  • Jennifer Sutton ‘89
  • Linda Swanson
  • Maureen Tappan
  • Diane Tenborg ‘87
  • Ole Thienhaus
  • Eileen Tibbitts
  • Rizwan Tokhi
  • Harry and Robbyn Tolles
  • A. R. and Carolyn Trelease
  • Roy Tsuda ‘81
  • Thomas Turk

VWXYZ

  • Dante Vacca ‘83
  • Elmer and Esther Vacchina
  • Lee Van Epps ‘86
  • Marguerite Van Remoortere ‘74
  • Michael Van Tuyl ‘88
  • James and Ellen Van Winkle
  • Craig Voss
  • Barbara Vucanovich
  • Rachna Wadia ‘08
  • Robert Wagner
  • Barbara Walsh Kampstra ‘80
  • Robert Wang
  • Stephanie Wilch
  • Lynne Williams
  • Mitchell Wolf ‘90
  • Kevin Wolverton ‘00
  • Thomas Wong ‘81
  • Richard Yamamoto ‘84
  • David Young ‘75
  • William Zamboni ‘84
  • Ronald and Mary Liz Zideck
  • David Zucker ‘74 and Maryann Zucker

Endowment funds initiated in 2009

  • Kirk Addison Fay Medical Scholarship Endowment
  • Matthew Morris LoMastro Endowed Fund for FASD
  • University of Nevada School of Medicine Endowed Professorship in Surgery
  • William Richards Scholarship in Speech Pathology
  • Shires-Barber Endowment for Surgery Research
  • Family and Community Medicine Endowment