Our Alumni: 2004-2005

Kruti Acharya, MD, is Assistant Professor in the Department of Disability and Human Development at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She is also the Director of Illinois LEND (Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities).

Rachelle Bernacki, MD, is the Director of Quality Initiatives Pain and Palliative Care Program at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and an Instructor in the Department of Medicine at Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA.

Angela Bradbury, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, an Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, University of Pennsylvania, and a Full Member of the Abramson Cancer Center, Cancer Control research program.

Jennifer Colleton, MD, Pediatrics. 

Megan Collins, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus at the University of Wisonsin, Madison.

Colleen Fox, MD,  Oncology. 

Carole Guger, MSD, Clinical Nurse Educator.

John Hardt, Ph.D., is the Vice President and Associate Provost for Mission Integration at Loyola University Health System and Health Sciences Division.   An Associate Professor of Bioethics at the Neiswanger Institute in Loyola's Stritch School of Medicine, John holds a doctorate in Christian Ethics from Boston College. His academic work has concentrated on the formation of physicians, end-of-life care in the Catholic tradition, and physician conscience in the clinical encounter, a topic on which he offered testimony to the President’s Council on Bioethics in Washington, D.C., in 2007.  In March of 2012, Professor Hardt was awarded a two year grant and appointment as a Faculty Scholar in the University of Chicago's Program on Medicine and Religion where his research focuses on Ignatian spirituality and the formation of physicians.   As part of the grant, John has launched a new program called The Physician’s Vocation, a four year program for  a self-selecting cohort of medical students to examine the intersection of their faith and the practice of medicine through a program of coursework, prayer, and service.

Jinger G. Hoop, MD, MFA is Visiting associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and Director of the Research Ethics Consultation Service at University of Illinois Chicago.

Hilary Leeds, JD, is a Program Analyst in the Office of Science and Technology at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, one of the Institutes of the National Institutes of Health.

John Henning Schumann, MD, is a writer and internist. Currently, he directs the Internal Medicine Residency Program at the University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine, Tulsa, OK. He blogs and tweets @GlassHospital and writes for national publications like the Atlantic.com and NPR's health blog.

Ranjana Srivastava, MD, is a medical oncologist, internist and author living in Melbourne, Australia. She is an award-winning author of two books - Tell Me the Truth: Conversations with My Patients about Life and Death and Dying For A Chat: The Breakdown of Communication between Doctors and Patients. Dr. Srivastava also writes a popular column in the Melbourne Magazine on humanity and medicine. She has appeared in the New England Journal of Medicine, the Lancet, the Medical Journal of Australia and others. Dr. Srivastava divides her time between her clinical work and writing and raising her three young children.

Patrice Tadel, RN, MSN, is a Clinical Ethicist and National Patient Care Administrator at VITAS Innovative Hospice Care in Chicago, IL.

Peter Tothy, MD, is an Oncologist/Hematologist at Cancer Health Treatment Center in Merrillville, Indiana.

Kiera von Besser, MD, St. Joseph's Hospital, Emory.

Judith Wolicki, Chaplain. 

Chava Zimmerman, MD, Family Medicine.