Alumni Council

Medical Alumni Council Members

The Medical Alumni Council (MAC) is the volunteer leadership group for the Medical Alumni Association. Its purpose is to advise and participate in developing/fostering positive relationships with medical alumni and future medical alumni and to assist with fundraising. The Council meets twice a year, in the spring and in the fall during Medical Alumni Weekend.

Current Roster



Tom Rainey, AB’70, MD’74

Rowena Dolor Cuffe, AB’87, MD’91, HS’91-’95, MHS’98

Vice President
Claire Spain-Remy, MD’85

Jim Urbaniak, MD’62, HS’62-’69

Immediate Past President
Janice Gault, BS’87, MD’91

Davison Club President
Billy Andrews, AB’76, MD’80, HS’82-’86



Terms Expire 2023
Sharon Castellino, MD’92, HS’94-’97
Mitch Cohen, AB’70, MD’74
Joe LeBauer, AB'57, MD’60, HS’60-’61, HS’64-’65
Claude T. Moorman, MD, AB’83, HS’87-’93
Ashok Reddy, BS’88, MD’92
Jane Trinh, MD’02, HS’02-’06
YiDing Yu, MD’12

Terms Expire 2025
Jon Langford, MD, AB'84, HS89-94
Chuck Lucore, MD83
Ann Miller, AB79, MD85
David McSwain, BS’97, HS’06-’09, MPH
Navid Pourtaheri, MS’08, MD’12, PhD’13
Archana Pradhan, MD’96, MPH
Edward Treadwell, MD76

Terms Expire 2026
Julian “Mack” Aldridge III, AB’92, MD, HS’98-’04
Tamera Coyne-Beasley, MD’91, HS’91-’95, MPH
Bob Drucker, MD’79, HS’83-’87
Betsy Harden, MD’78, HS’81-’84
Genie Kleinerman, MD’75, HS’74-’75
Blake Long, AB’82, MD’86, HS’92-’95, MBA’15
Sumit Nanda, MD’87, P’18, P’19, P’26
Demetry Papadopoulos, MD’76
Julie Taber, MD’87, HS’88-’92
Col. Dean Taylor, MD’85, HS’87-’91
Shaheen Wirk, BS’98, MD’03, MBA’03

Special Representatives


Faculty Liaisons
Saumil Chudgar, MD’05, HS’08
Diana McNeill, AB’78, MD’82, HS’87-’88

Half Century Society Chair
Ed Preston, AB'57, MD'60, HS'60-'62

Duke Alumni Association Board Liaison
Nick Leonardy, AB’81, MD’85

Duke School of Medicine Board of Visitors Liaison
Kathy Upchurch, MD’76

House Staff Representative
Ravyn Njagu, MD’20, HS-Current

Student Representatives
Hailey Harris, MS IV
Tristan Chari, MS III

Davison Council President
Marilyn Yamamoto, MS III