CLASS NOTES

1960s

David J. Singer, M.D. ’64, was elected chairman of the Department of Surgery at Aspen Valley Hospital in Aspen, Colorado.

Trisha Rothenberg Roth, M.D. ’69, was elected chair of substance abuse for the American Academy of Pediatrics for Los Angeles County and the six surrounding metro-county areas.

1970s

Kenneth J. Garrison, M.D. ’73, moved his general surgery practice to Wisconsin after practicing for 22 years in Placerville, California.

William Ditkowsky, M.D. ’74, is a board certified otolaryngologist and a partner in South Florida ENT Associates. He is past president of the medical staff at Jackson South Community Hospital and serves on the voluntary faculty of the Department of Otolaryngology at the University of Miami.

George Makol, M.D. ’74, practices in allergy and immunology in Tucson, Arizona. He just completed a term as president of the Arizona Allergy & Asthma Society.

William Ritter, M.D. ’77, is in his 24th year of practice in Stuart, Florida. He recently had a medical vignette published in Placebo Journal.

Scott Aaronson, M.D. ’78, has been practicing plastic surgery in Palm Springs, California, for the past two decades.

Anne Rompalo, M.D. ’79, is professor of medicine, OB/GYN and epidemiology, at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Her research focuses on the epidemiology, pathogenesis, and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases.

1980s

Sigmund C. Norr, M.D. ’80, has been a pediatrician for the past 18 years with Kaiser Permanente in Cleveland, Ohio. He recently stepped down as chief of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine to run the Alcohol Chemical Dependency department.

Charles M. Hodges, M.D. ’84, is the medical director for the inpatient medical service at Raleigh Community Hospital, part of the Duke University Medical System.

Alan Nastir, M.D. ’84, practices anesthesiology in Tampa, Florida. For the past three years, he has been involved in creating Millennium Anesthesia Care, P.A., one of the largest anesthesia groups in Florida.

Patricia Morris Fearing, M.D. ’85, opened her own OB/GYN practice in Gainesville, Florida, in summer 2002 after practicing in the Winter Haven area. Last year she dropped her obstetrics practice because of high malpractice insurance rates.

Mukund Komanduri, M.D. ’89, is entering his tenth year of practice in the Joliet, Illinois, area.

Rita Fitzpatrick Reik, M.D. ’89, currently serves as senior medical officer for the American Red Cross Biomedical Services in Washington, D.C. She is planning to take a year off to pursue her M.B.A. degree.

1990s

David Ede, M.D. ’90, was recently elected chief of the Department of Orthopaedics at Charleston Area Medical Center in West Virginia.

Paul H. Ting, M.D. ’92, is assistant professor of anesthesiology at the University of Virginia. He was selected Teacher of the Year within his department. He also was appointed as co-medical director of the Virginia Ambulatory Surgery Center.

Karen Laszlo Keller, M.D. ’94, is a full-time partner in a dermatology practice in Burlingame, California.

David Young, M.D. ’94, is an assistant professor of anesthesiology at Baylor College of Medicine at Texas Children’s Hospital.

Christine Shim, M.D. ’96, is medical director of Way to Wellness Acupuncture Center in Boynton Beach, Florida.

Robert H. Dudley, M.D. ’97, is chairman of family medicine at Bethesda Memorial Hospital in Delray Beach, Florida.

Adam J. Ball, M.D. ’99, is chief resident in urology at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami. He recently was awarded a fellowship in laparoscopy/endourology/robotic surgery at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia.

Sherri Orezzoli, M.D. ’99, is in her second year as a family physician in Sunbury, Pennsylvania.

Jorge Luis Sotelo, M.D. ’99, received a fellowship in neuropsychiatry at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and Concord New Hampshire Hospitals.

 
graphic
 
graphic

Send Us Your News

njoy reading about your classmates in Class Notes? Take a moment to share some news about yourself in a future issue of University of Miami Medicine. Include your name, address (including
e-mail), the degree/year of your graduation, your position or title and company name, and your news (career achievements, honors, etc.). Send your information to:

Class Notes Editor
University of Miami Medicine
Post Office Box 016960 (R-100)
Miami, Florida 33101
E-mail:
www.miami.edu/medical-alumni

We will print your news in the first available issue.

graphic
University of Miami Medicine Online
tool bar

UM MEDICINE HOME | UM MEDICINE ARCHIVE

SCHOOL OF MEDICINE HOME | UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI HOME