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Executive Search

School of Medicine

In January, Dean Richard D. Krugman, MD, announced his desire to step down as the dean of the School of Medicine (SOM) after 23 years in the position. Executive search firm Spencer Stuart will assist in the search for his replacement.

Search committee members are:
  • Chairman Dean David Goff, MD, PhD, Colorado School of Public Health (See a statement from the chair)
  • Brenda Allen, PhD, Associate Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion
  • Joan Bothner, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Children’s Hospital Colorado (CHCO); Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs at CHCO, SOM
  • Peter Buttrick, MD,  Division Head, Cardiology SOM
  • Robin Deterding, MD, Director of Breathing Institute, Children's Hospital Colorado (CHCO); Professor, Pediatrics-Pulmonary, SOM 
  • Mark Johnston, PhD, Professor and Chair, Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, SOM
  • Todd T. Kingdom, MD, FACS, Professor, Otolaryngology, SOM
  • Phil Mehler, MD, FACEP, Chief Clinical Operations Officer, Denver Health (DHHA); Professor and Associate Dean, SOM
  • Judy Regensteiner, PhD, Founder/Director, Center for Women's Health Research; Professor, Dept. of Medicine, SOM
  • E. Chester (Chip) Ridgway, MD, Executive Vice Chair, Dept of Medicine; Distinguished Professor and Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, SOM
  • Rich Schulick, MD, MBA, Professor and Chair, Surgery, SOM (GI Tumor & Endocrine Surgery)
  • Jane Schumaker, Senior Associate Dean for Admininistration & Finance, SOM; and Executive Director, University Physicians, Inc.
  • Sarah Thompson, PhD, RN,  Dean, College of Nursing
  • Rich Zane, MD, Professor and Chair, Emergency Medicine, SOM 
  • Carolyn Goble, Staff, Chancellor's Office