The Medical Alumni Board exists to serve the needs and interests of Georgetown University, the Georgetown University Alumni Association, and the medical alumni community. The Medical Board’s primary responsibility is to foster engagement and¬†support among¬†alumni for the School of Medicine.

2021-2022 Medical Alumni Board

Kathleen Antonetti, M.D. (B’90, M’97)
Ronald Caputo M.D. (C’84, M’88)
Matthew Cooper, M.D. (M’94)
Francis “Jay” Crosson, M.D. (C’66, M’70)
Brian D’Arcy, M.D. (C’70, M’74)
Mary Furlong M.D. (M’95)
Eugene Gatti, M.D. (M’82)
Christina Hanna, M.D. (F’08, M’14)
George Heyrich, M.D. (M’89)
Christine Hluchan, M.D. (C’08, M’17)
Edward Jewell M.D. (M’81)
Christopher Jones, M.D. (M’01)
Joanne Kechejian, M.D. (MS’85, M’89)
Daphne Keshishian, M.D. (M’93) Chair Elect
Stephen C. Luck, M.D. (MS’86, M’90)
David Zach Martin M.D. (M’97)
Srdjan Mirkovic, M.D. (M’84)
William Oppenheim, M.D. (M’70)
Jeffrey Perri, M.D. (M’90)
Sean Pinney, M.D. (C’90, M’94)
John Roohan, M.D. (MS’86,M’90)
Thomas Schneider M.D. (M’77)
Regina Torsney-Durkin, M.D. (C’73, M’77), Chair
Sonja Wanebo, M.D. (M’93)

Please call 202-687-6673 or email gumcengagement@georgetown.edu if you have any questions.

Board Duties and Responsibilities

The Medical Alumni Board serves the needs and interests of Georgetown University, the Georgetown University Alumni Association, and the medical alumni population through planning and promoting activities that bring medical alumni and students together and encourage a continued connection to Georgetown.

If you are interested in applying for board membership, please carefully review the Medical Board Member responsibilities below.

  • Members must serve a three-year term and may serve two consecutive terms. Note: term requirements follow Georgetown’s fiscal year (July 1-June 30).
  • Members are expected to attend two of the three board meetings held each year, as well as meetings of any committees on which he or she serves.
  • Members will serve on at least one of the four standing committees of the Medical Alumni Board. These committees include Awards, Communication, Nominations, and Philanthropy.
  • Members are expected to make a gift to the Georgetown University School of Medicine each year. The amount and designation is at the discretion of each member.

Nominations Process

Annually, School of Medicine alumni have the opportunity to submit a self-nomination to be considered for membership on the Medical Alumni Board. Typically, candidates are active participants in their communities and are engaged in Georgetown University activities. Those submitting a nomination will be considered to begin their first term July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2025.

The Medical Alumni Board will vote on the elected slate of nominees during the spring 2022 meeting. Elected candidates will be notified after that meeting.

Application Process
Nominations for the 2022-2025 term will open in the spring. The necessary components of a application packet are listed below.

  • A Georgetown Resume, which is a one- to two-page summary of your Georgetown involvement.¬†An example is found here.
  • A professional resume or CV
  • A personal statement
  • At least two, but no more than three, letters of support¬†written by any colleague who is not a current member of the Medical Alumni Board Nominations Committee.
  • An online application form

Please submit your Georgetown Resume, CV, Personal Statement, and letters of support to gumcengagement@georgetown.edu BEFORE completing the online form. 

Nominations Committee Members
Regina Torsney-Durkin, M.D. (C’73, M’77)
Kathleen Antonetti, M.D. (B’90, M’97)
Michael Alexander, M.D. (C’74, M’78, W’83)
Brian D’Arcy, M.D. (C’70, M’74)¬†Vice Chair
Edward Jewell M.D. (M’81)
Daphne Keshishian, M.D. (M’93),
Sean Pinney, M.D. (C’90, M’94)
John Roohan, M.D. (MS’86,M’90)¬†Chair
Sonja Wanebo, M.D. (M’93)
Eric S. Vallone, M.D. (C’90, M’97, R’00)

Medical Alumni Board Newsletter

May 2021

April 2021

January 2021

October 2020

April 2020

February 2020

Fall 2019

April 2019

February 2019

September 2018

June 2018

April 2018

January 2018

October 2017

June 2017

April 2017

Feb 2017