ACG Institute Donor Wall of Fame

The College is grateful to the individual physicians whose generous ongoing support is essential to this ambitious undertaking and to those companies whose dedication to excellence in clinical gastroenterology is making such a difference in the Campaign’s remarkable success. This list includes gifts over $1,000 as of January 1, 2011.

Corporate Gifts

Institute Founder
AstraZeneca, LLP
Centocor Ortho Biotech, Inc. (now Janssen Biotech, Inc.)
Takeda Pharmaceuticals North America, Inc.
Leadership Circle
Abbott Laboratories
Boston Scientific
Procter & Gamble
Roche Laboratories, Inc.
Salix Pharmaceuticals
Platinum Benefactor
Olympus America, Inc.
Prometheus Therapeutics & Diagnostics
Shire
Silver Benefactor
ConMed Endoscopic Technologies
Given Imaging

Major Gift $25,000 to $99,999

Edgar Achkar, MD, MACG
Luis A. Balart, MD, MACG
Dr. & Mrs. Lawrence J. Brandt
William D. & Elizabeth Carey
Dr. & Mrs. Delbert L. Chumley
Dr. & Mrs. Jack A. Di Palma
Thomas F. & Mary Ellen R. Fise
Dr. & Mrs. David A. Johnson
Dr. & Mrs. James F. King
Frank L. Lanza, MD, FACG
Myron L. Lewis, MD, MACG
Dr. & Mrs. John W. Popp, Jr.
Douglas K. Rex, MD, FACG
Dr. & Mrs. Joel E. Richter
Barbara & William Rosenthal
Shodeen Family Foundation
Texas State Society for Gastroenterology and Endoscopy
Ronald J. Vender, MD, FACG

Benefactor $5,000 to $9,999

James L. Achord, MD, MACG
Harriet & Arthur H. Aufses, Jr., MD, MACG
Michael Bay, MD, FACG
Carol A. Burke, MD, FACG
Robert B. Cameron, MD, FACG
Kiron M. Das, MD, PhD, FACG
Wm. Kern Deschner, MD
Kenneth R. DeVault, MD, FACG
Atilla Ertan, MD, MACG
Francis L. Farraye, MD, FACG
Joseph F. Fitzgerald, MD, MACG
Stephen Freeman, MD, FACG
GI Clinic of San Antonio, PA
Kent C. Holtzmuller, MD, FACG
Thomas Kepcyzk, MD
Marc Kudisch, MD
Eric Lee, MD, MACG
Joseph W. Leung, MD, FACG
Long Island Gastroenterology Associates
Richard McCallum, MD, FACG
Park McGehee, MD, FACG
John M. McMahon, MD, MACG
Kevin W. Olden, MD, FACG
Daniel Present, MD, MACG
A.P. Raghuthaman, MD
Samir A. Shah, MD, FACG
Albert C. Svoboda, Jr., MD, MACG
Jerome D. Waye, MD, MACG
Rowen K. Zetterman, MD, MACG

Patron $1,000 to $4,999

Anonymous in Honor of
Shad DaBaghi, MD, FACG
Digestive Disease Center of South Texas, Drs. Allende, Botla, Ganeshappa
Jamie S. Barkin, MD, MACG
Leonard Bentch, MD, FACG
Robert L. Berger, MD, MACG
Dr. & Mrs. Herbert L. Bonkovsky
Walter T. Boone, MD, FACG
W. Scott Brooks, MD, FACG
Balu Chandra, MD
Edward F. Coles, MD, FACG
Brian K. Cooley, MD, FACG
Michael E. Cox, MD, FACG
Douglas D. Dalke, MD
Seema A. Dar, MD
John T. Dorsey, III, MD
Harry J. Eastman, MD
Michael Eppel, MD, FACG
Gerald P. Falletta, MD, FACG
Warren Finkelstein, MD, FACG
Martin Floch, MD, MACG
Barbara B. Frank, MD, FACG
Gerald Friedman, MD, PhD, MACG
Homero Garza, MD
Gastroenterology Group of Covington, LA
Franz Goldstein, MD, MACG
Gary Gossen, MD
Gerald I. Green, MD
Victor Groisser, MD, MACG
Stephen Hauser, MD, FACG
Steven E. Hearne, MD
Robert A. Herman, MD, FACG
Ricardo A. Hernandez, MD, FACG
Jorge L. Herrera, MD, FACG
Robert W. Herring, Jr., MD, FACG
Chesley Hines, MD, MACG
Derek K. Holcombe, MD
Walter Harvey Jacobs, MD, MACG
Amod Jain, MD, FACG
Craig C. Johnson, MD, FACG
Sailesh C. Kadakia, MD, FACG
David Kaminstein, MD, FACG
Burton I. Korelitz, MD, MACG
Edward L. Krawitt, MD, FACG
Michael Kreines, MD, FACG
Arthur Lindner, MD, MACG
Richard P. MacDermott, MD, MACG
Willis C. Maddrey, MD, MACG
Gabriel Magraner, MD
Nirmal S. Mann, MD, BSc, DSc, FACG
Bassem Mazloum, MD
Thomas McGarrity, MD, FACG
Mark R. Miller, MD
Kannappan Mohan, MD, FACG
Frank M. Moses, MD, FACG
Jorge Munoz, MD
Carlos Neghme, MD
Loren Owensby, MD, FACG
David A. Peura, MD, MACG
Michael H. Piper, MD, FACG
Dawn Provenzale, MD, FACG
Anjaneya R. Puppala, MD, FACG
Peter F. Purcell, MD, FACG
Linda Rabeneck, MD, MACG
Oscar Ramirez, MD
Arvey I. Rogers, MD, MACG
David B. Sachar, MD, MACG
Lawrence Schiller, MD, FACG
Edward S. Schneir, MD, MACG
Stephen M. Schutz, MD, FACG
Prateek Sharma, MD, FACG
Mitchell K. Spinnell, MD
John R. Stroehlein, MD
Sheldon J. Taub, MD, FACG
Prasad S. Vallurupalli, MD
Narasimharao Vemula, MD, FACG
Arnold Wald, MD, MACG
Joseph E. Walther, MD, MACG
Allan Weston, MD, FACG
C. Noel Williams, MD, MACG
Karen L. Woods, MD, FACG

Group Practice Gift of $100,000

Digestive Health Associates of Texas
Sindhu Abraham, MD
Eric Argao, MD
Adnan S. Badr, MD
John H. Baker, MD
David Bass, MD, FACG
Brandon Bloch, MD
Sally Brooks, MD
Kendall Brown, MD
Balu Chandra, MD
Ravi Chittajallu, MD
Blair Conner, MD
Brian Cooley, MD, FACG
Octavio De La Pena, MD
Daniel C. DeMarco, MD, FACG
Son T. Do, MD
Boyce Estes, MD
David Ferney, MD
Stephen Ferney, MD, FACG
David Gifford, MD, FACG
Markus Goldschmiedt, MD
James Hakert, MD
J. Kent Hamilton, MD
Gerald Isbell, MD
Donald Johnson, MD, FACG
Bilal Khan, MD
Janardhan Konda, MD
Kurt Lange, MD
John Lee, MD
Jeffrey Linder, MD
Katherine Little, MD
Gordon Luk, MD, FACG
Randal Macurak, MD, FACG
David Magee, MD
Damien Mallat, MD
Mark Miller, MD
Jeffrey Mills, DO, FACG
James J. Nackley, II, MD
Daniel Polter, MD
Anjaneya Puppala, MD, FACG
Thomas Rogoff, MD
Ruben Sandoval, MD
Harry Sarles, Jr., MD, FACG
Lawrence Schiller, MD, FACG
Armond Schwartz, MD
John Secor, MD
Paul Tarnasky, MD, FACG
Prasad Vallurupalli, MD
Narasimharao Vemula, MD, FACG
Howard Weiner, MD
Michael Weisberg, MD
Jeffrey Weinstein, MD
Annette Whitney, MD
Leon Wolf, MD
Catherine Yaussy, MD
Walter Young, MD
Paul Zopolsky, MD, FACG

Named Gifts

Virginia Gastroenterological Society and
Old Dominion Society of Gastroenterology
Nurses and Associates: Emily Couric
Annual Lecture
Dr. & Mrs. J. Edward Berk: Berk/Fise
Clinical Achievement Award
Meretek Diagnostics, Inc. & Otsuka
Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., in honor of
David Y. Graham, MD, MACG

Sponsor $10,000-$24,999

Dr. & Mrs. Peter A. Banks
Drs. Philip C. Bird & Satish K. Arora
Edward L. Cattau, Jr., MD, FACG
Sarkis J. Chobanian, MD, MACG
Juan R. Colon Pagan, MD, MACG
Mary Courim in honor of Dr. Sheldon Taub
Dr. & Mrs. Ira L. Flax
Amy E. Foxx-Orenstein, DO, FACG
David Y. Graham, MD, MACG
John F. Gray, MD, FACG
Philip O. Katz, MD, FACG
Seymour Katz, MD, MACG
Peter R. McNally, DO, FACG
Jeffrey A. Murray, MD, FACG
Dr. & Mrs. Peter Pardoll
C.S. Pitchumoni, MD, MACG
Eamonn M.M. Quigley, MD, FACG
David R. Raines, Jr., MD, FACG
Dr. & Mrs. Michael A. Safdi
Harry E. Sarles, Jr., MD, FACG
Marvin M. Schuster, MD, MACG
Christina Surawicz, MD, MACG
Scott M. Tenner, MD, FACG
Col. Roy K.H. Wong, MD, FACG

Group Practice Gift of $50,000

North Shore Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Center of Westlake, OH
Iqbal Ahmed, MD, FACG
Edmund Blades, MD
Carl de Haan, MD
Craig K. Harris, MD
James Harris, MD, FACG
Khaled Issa, MD
Michael Springer, MD
Robert F. Straub, MD
Mousab Tabbaa, MD
Luke Weber, MD
Gastroenterology Center of the Mid-South, Memphis, TN
Michael S. Dragutsky, MD, FACG
Raif W. Elsakr, MD
Farees T. Faroq, MD
Daniel E. Griffin, MD, FACG
Christopher M. Griffin, MD
Mary C. Portis Hall, MD
William G. Hardin, MD
Chantil D. Jeffreys, RN, FNP
Rolando J. Leal, MD
Randolph M. McCloy, MD
Eric John Ormseth, MD
Geza Remak, MD
James H. Rutland, III, MD
Alan D. Samuels, MD
David D. Sloas, MD
Carles R. Surles, Jr., MD, MPH
William Z. Taylor, MD
John D. Ward, MD
Robert S. Wooten, MD
Ziad H. Younes, MD

Group Practice Gift of $25,000

Memphis Gastroenterology Group
Richard S. Aycock, MD
Edward L. Cattau, Jr., MD, FACG
Randall C. Frederick, MD
Terrance L. Jackson, MD
Michael J. Levinson, MD
Myron Lewis, MD, MACG
Bryan F. Thompson, MD
T. Carter Towne, MD
Lawrence D. Wruble, MD, FACG
Gary A. Wruble, MD
Gastroenterology Consultants of Louisville
Edward W. Adler, MD, FACG
Mitchell Kaplan, MD
Martin D. Mark, MD, FACG
Gerard V. Siciliano, MD, FACG
Gastroenterology Consultants of San Antonio
Michael K. Bay, MD, FACG
Delbert L. Chumley, MD, FACG
Fred H. Goldner, MD, FACG
Patrick A. Masters, MD, FACG
J. Thomas Swan, MD, FACG
Digestive & Liver Specialists of Houston
M. Tarek Al-Assi, MD
Ernst R. Dorsch, MD, FACG
Ira L. Flax, MD, MACG
Robert A. Herman, MD, FACG
Martin Mauk, MD
Alaska Digestive Center
Ronald J. Boisen, MD, FACG
Richard M. Farleigh, MD, FACG
Daryl M. McClendon, MD
Brian F. Sweeney, Sr., MD
Brian F. Sweeney, Jr., MD
Digestive Specialists, Inc. of Kettering, OH
Salma Akram, MD
Christopher J. Barde, MD
Malay Dey, MD
Harold Fishman, MD
Ramesh K. Gandhi, MD, FACG
Richard Houston, MD
Rajkamal Jit, MD
David M. Novick, MD
Teressa J. Patrick, MD
Narayan S. Peddanna, MD
Marios C. Pouagare, MD
Jigna Thakore, MD
Bikram Verma-Ansil, MD

Group Practice Gift of $15,000

Alexandria Gastroenterology Associates, Inc.
Joseph Hollier, MD
John A. Kirkikis, MD
William E. Lyles, MD, FACG

Group Practice Gift of $10,000

Gastroenterology Associates, Inc.,
Providence, RI
Alyn Adrain, MD
Evan B. Cohen, MD
Neil R. Greenspan, MD, FACG
Brett D. Kalmowitz, MD
David Schreiber, MD
Samir A. Shah, MD, FACG
Jeremy Spector, MD