Our Alumni: 2000-2001

Linda Patrick-Miller, PhD is the Director of the Division of Behavioral Sciences and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers University.

Erin Egan, MD, JD, Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Colorado, Denver. 

Erin Flanagan Klygis, MD, is an Assistant Professor with conjoint appointments in the Departments of Pediatrics and Religion, Health and Human Values at Rush University Medical Center. She is currently the Medical Director of the Rush Pediatric Palliative Care program and the Course Director of the Ethics in Medicine curriculum at Rush Medical College.

Joshua Hauser, MD, is Assistant Professor of Medicine and Palliative Care and the Assistant Director of the Buehler Center on Aging, Health and Society at Northwestern University. He is also the Director of the Education in Palliative and End-of-life Care (EPEC) Project at Feinberg School of Medicine.

Paul Helft, MD, is Assistant Professor of Medicine (Oncology) and Director of the Fairbanks Center for Medical Ethics at the Indiana University School of Medicine.

Debjani Mukherjee, PhD, is a licensed Clinical Psychologist, the Director of the Donnelley Ethics Program at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago and an Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and of Medical Humanities and Bioethics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

Kelly Ormond received her MS degree in genetic counseling from Northwestern University. She served as Program Director for Northwestern University’s genetic counseling program from 1999-2007. In 2007, Kelly moved to Stanford University to serve as the inaugural Program Director for the MS program in Human Genetics and Genetic Counseling. She works closely with the Center for Integration of Research on Genetics and Ethics (CIRGE) program on genetics/ethics research. Kelly’s research and education interests focus on the impact of genetics on perceptions of disabilities, ethical issues in genetics (specifically informed consent) and integrating genetics into internal medicine practice. She is also actively involved in leadership roles with several national organizations including NSGC, ACMG, and ASHG.

David Rubin, MD, is Associate Professor of Medicine and Co-Director of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center at the University of Chicago.  Dr. Rubin is also the Director of the Fellowship Program in Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition.

Michael Sprehe, MD, FACG, AGAF, FACP, Josephe B Kirsner Professory of Medicine Chief, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition, University of Chicago.