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.
Three finalists have been identified in the SOM Dean/Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs search from a distinguished group of applicants.
Finalist Dr. John Reilly will visit campus Oct. 27-28. Dr. Reilly is currently with the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, serving as the Jack D. Myers Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine. See Dr. Reilly’s Curriculum Vitae
and Cover Letter
for more information about his qualifications and interest in the SOM Dean/Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs position.
The first finalist, Dr. Robert Harrington, visited campus Oct. 13-14. Dr. Harrington is currently with the Stanford University School of Medicine and is the Arthur L. Bloomfield Professor and Chair in the Department of Medicine. See Dr. Robert Harrington's
Curriculum Vitae and Cover Letter
for more information.
For questions about this link, please contact Ryan Wiest, University Communications, at 303-724-8113.
For anyone who met with Dr. Harrington or attended the faculty forum on Oct. 13 and would like to provide feedback, please see the evaluation form for Dr. Harrington. This form was also sent directly to all groups and individuals who met with the finalist. On Wednesday, Oct. 29, a similar form will be attached here for Dr. Reilly.
Dates for the third finalist are not yet confirmed.
- 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
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
Rich Schulick, MD, MBA,
Professor and Chair, Surgery, SOM (GI Tumor & Endocrine
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