Faculty Emeriti

Richard V. Andrews, Ph.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1963-1997
Primary area of activity: Physiology Research and Teaching
Administrative Titles: Assistant Medical Dean 1972-1975, Dean of the Graduate School 1975-1985
Primary non-medical Interests: Polar Exploration and Biology, Physiological Ecology

Donald R. Babin, Ph.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1967-2006
Primary area of activity: Biomedical Sciences
Administrative Titles: None
Primary non-medical Interests:

Henry S. Badeer, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1967-1991
Primary area of activity: Cardiovascular Physiology
Administrative Titles: Acting Chairman 1971-1972
Primary non-medical Interests: Music and Concerts

Chhanda Bewtra, M.B.,B.S.

Professor Emeritus of Pathology (1978; 2015)

Alfred W. Brody, M.D., D.Sc.

Tenure at Creighton: 1954-1993
Primary area of activity: Pulmonary Medicine, Immunology and Asthma
Administrative Titles: Director of Pulmonary Section, Director of Immunology and Asthma Section
Primary non-medical Interests: New Basis Discoveries in Science, Jewish and World History

Robert O. Creek, Ph.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1964-2001
Primary area of activity: Endocrine Physiology, Renal Physiology

John D. Egan, M.D.

Professor Emeritus of Medicine (1954; 1970)

James Elston, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1966-2004
Primary area of activity: Obstetrics and Gynecology
Administrative Titles: President of Omaha Obstetrics Society
Primary non-medical Interests: Sports and Travel

Frank M. Ferraro, Ph.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1946-1996
Primary area of activity: Medical Microbiology, Immunology
Administrative Titles:
Primary non-medical Interests: Literature

Paul M. Fine, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1972-1996
Primary area of activity: Child and Adolescent Psychology
Administrative Titles: Director Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Primary non-medical Interests: Travel, Enjoying the outdoors

Frederick M. Gawecki, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1972-2000
Primary area of activity: Obstetrics and Gynecology
Administrative Titles: Assistant Chairman
Primary non-medical Interests: Sculpture and Reading

John L. Gordon, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1977-1993
Primary area of activity: Anesthesiology
Administrative Titles: Chairman
Primary non-medical Interests: Philanthropy and Golf

James C. Healy, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1990-2006
Primary area of activity: Pathology
Administrative Titles: Director of Informatics, Component 2 Director
Primary non-medical Interests: Computers

Joseph M. Holthaus, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1952-2002
Primary area of activity: Gastroenterology
Administrative Titles: Dean of the School of Medicine, Chairman of the Board of Directors CUMC
Primary non-medical Interests: Duplicate Bridge, Travel

James F. Johnson, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1967-1994
Primary area of activity: Radiology
Administrative Titles: President of Nebraska Chapter, American College of Radiology
Primary non-medical Interests: Music, Photography, Billiards

Warren T. Kable, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1980-2003
Primary area of activity: Obstetrics and Gynecology
Administrative Titles: Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education, Acting Chairman, Director of Reproductive Endocrine Division, Director of the Residency Program
Primary non-medical Interests: Golf

Hal G. Lankford, Ph.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1962-1991
Primary area of activity: Pathology-Clinical Chemistry

Hugh S. Levin, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1963-1995
Primary area of activity: Cardiology
Primary non-medical Interests: Music, Theater, Travel, Golf

Joseph D. Lynch, M.D.

Associate Professor Emeritus of Medicine (1971; 2016)

James L. Manion, M.D.

Associate Professor Emeritus of Anesthesiology (1979; 2016)

Beverley Mead, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1965-1995
Primary area of activity: Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Administrative Titles: Chairman of the Psychiatry Department, Associate Dean of the School of Medicine
Primary non-medical Interests: Travel, Golf

Dwaine Peetz Sr., M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1975-2002
Primary area of activity: General Surgery
Primary non-medical Interests: Flying

William A. Pettinger, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1988-1996
Primary area of activity: Hypertension Research
Administrative Titles: Director of the Midwest Hypertension Research Center
Primary non-medical Interests: Forests (Master Woodlands Manager), Native Tall Grass Prairies

Lewis Pinch, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1984-2001
Primary area of activity: Pediatric Surgery

Herbert J. Quigley, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1968-2003
Primary area of activity: Pathology
Administrative Titles: Chief of Pathology (V.A.M.C.)
Primary non-medical Interests: Rocks and Fossils

Christine C. Sanders, Ph.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1973-2001
Primary area of activity: Medical Microbiology
Administrative Titles: Co-Director of the Center for Research in Anti-Infectives and Biotechnology
Primary non-medical Interests: Antiques and Collectibles, Color Pencil Artist

W. Eugene Sanders, Jr., M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1973-2001
Primary area of activity: Medical Microbiology
Administrative Titles: Chairman of the Medical Microbiology Department
Primary non-medical Interests: Antiques, Fishing, Legitimate Theater

Arthur L Sciortino, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1955-1980
Primary area of activity: Pathology

Matthew J. Severin, J.D., Ph.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1968-2000
Primary area of activity: Medical Microbiology, Preventive Medicine
Administrative Titles: Dean of Students
Primary non-medical Interests: World Traveling

Michael H. Sketch, M.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1968-1996
Primary area of activity: Cardiology
Administrative Titles: Director of the Cardiology Division
Primary non-medical Interests: Photography

Dean D. Watt, Ph.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1969-1989
Primary area of activity: Biological Chemistry

Ibert C. Wells, Ph.D.

Tenure at Creighton: 1961-1989
Primary area of activity: Biochemistry
Primary non-medical Interests: Scorpion Toxins