Marshall D. Walker, D.O. (COM ’72)
Dr. Walker served as KCUMB’s interim president and chief executive officer earlier this year, while the Board of Trustees conducted the national search for a permanent president. For his dedication to the institution, the Board of Trustees voted to bestow upon him the honor of being named KCUMB’s 13th president and chief executive officer.
Dr. Walker was also honored as one of the Wichita Business Journal’s 2013 Health Care Heroes. KCUMB is grateful for Dr. Walker’s leadership and dedication to our faculty, staff and students.
Janis Strickland Coffin, D.O. (COM ’98)
Dr. Strickland Coffin has played an integral role in the Alumni Association over the past several years. She was previously the recipient of KCUMB’s Young Alumnus of the Year Award.
Dr. Strickland Coffin has received many accolades for her teaching, including the prestigious Thomas A. Sappington Award and induction into the Academy of Medical Educators. She has participated in more than 60 invited lectures, and her work has been published in more than 20 journals. In addition, she was recently awarded grant funding by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration.
Eugene A. Oliveri, D.O. (COM ’64)
Board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology, Dr. Oliveri has served as assistant dean and professor of medicine at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, and also as chair of the Department of Gastroenterology at Botsford Hospital in Farmington Hills, Mich.