Community Supporters

Our 2016 Community Supporters

 

We are thankful to our circle of friends who so generously support the Center for Practical Bioethics.
 

 

American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation
AARP Kansas State Office
Phyllis and Erwin Abrams
Nina Ainslie, M.D.
Suzanne Allen
American Century Foundation
Aynsley J. Anderson Sosinski
Barbara and Raymond Andrews
The Andrews Family Foundation
Barbara Ashe
Atterbury Family Foundation
Mark Barkman
James and Judith Beck
Robert J. Belt, M.D.
Patricia and Ron Benjamin
Andy Berkley
Bert Berkley
Maureen and William Berkley
Irene Bettinger, M.D.
Erin and Andrew Billingsley
Phil Black, M.D.
Mary Beth and Mike Blake
Sharon Blickensderfer
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
Harvey Bodker
Barbara and Rene Bollier
Dr. John P. Borden and Peg Borden
Linda and Gus Breytspraak
Patricia A. Brown
Bryan Cave, LLP
Carol and Stanley Buller
Erika Busby
Dr. Robert Bynum
Jeffrey Byrne
Dianne and John Carney
Paul and Eileen Carney
Cerner Corporation
Children's Mercy Hospitals & Clinics
Ellen Chilton
Margie Christofferson
Myra and Truman Christopher
Debbie Coe
Donna Gould Cohen
Commerce Bank of Kansas City
Community Christian Church
Julie and Keith Connor
Continua Hospice, L.L.C
Bunni and Paul Copaken
Country Club Bank
Theresa Cowley
Suzanne C. Crandall
Betty and James Crooker
Crossroads Hospice of Kansas City
Karren and Thomas Crouch
Dean Davison
Diamond Merckens Hogan Inc.
Laurie DiPadova-Stocks and Hugh Stocks
Karen and Brian Divelbiss
Karen Dolt
Nick and Lynn Douthat
Janet and Daniel Dubrava
Dunn Family Foundation
Pat and Mark Eckhart
Drew Edmondson
Maria Ellis and Robert G. Ellis
Helen and David Emmott
Sukumar Ethirajan, M.D.
Jan and Dave Evans
Connie Fahey
Sheryl A. Feutz-Harter
Daniel Flanigan
The Francis Family Foundation
Hilary and John Fried
Betse M. Gage and William M. Chase
Karen and Mike Garrison
Diane and Gordon Gee
Karen Glickstein
Global Prairie
Richard Green
Roger and Kathy Griggs
H&R Block Foundation
Gail Hackett
Carol Hafeman, RN
Don Hall
Jill and Don Hall
The Hall Family Foundation
Hallmark Cards, Inc.
John and Wauna Harman Foundation
Christine and Ross Hartley
Joanne Hayes
Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City
Kara Hess
Brandon H. Hidaka
Cathy and Joe Hiersteiner
Jean Hiersteiner
Lesli Hill
Ellen and Irvine Hockaday
Ruth and Mark Hoffman
Sean K. Hogan
Rhonda Holman
Hospice of the Valley
Ann and Bill Howie
Amy Hughes
Mamie Hughes
Amy McAnarney Hunt
Jenny and John Isenberg
John Knox Village
Becky J. Johnson
Linda and Carl Johnson
Rhonda and Gary Johnson
Deborah Kaercher
Kansas City Hospice & Palliative Care
Kansas City Medical Society
Ellen S. Karp
Janice Kinney
Dena Klein
Rachel and Edward Krantz
Kansas University Anesthesiology Foundation 
University of Kansas Medical Center
University of Kansas - History & Philosophy of Medicine
University of Kansas - Landon Center on Aging
University of Kansas - School of Health Professions
University of Kansas - School of Nursing
Dr. Maria Kunstadter and Dr. Michael Sigler
Don Lambert
Patricia A. Lawlor
Lawrence Memorial Hospital
Lee's Summit Hospital Medical Staff
Myron M. Leinwetter, DO
Jane and James N. Levitt
Liberty Hospital
Jane Lombard
Kate Marshall
Susan and Richard Mattingly
Michael N. May
The Mayday Fund
McBride, Lock & Associates
Byron McCallum
Mary McClure
Karen E. McIntosh
Julie and Sam Meers
Sandra Mellinger and Dick Mellinger
Robert Meneilly
Menorah Medical Center Medical Staff
Ann Mesle
MetroCARE of Greater Kansas City
Milbank Foundation for Rehabilitation
Karen L. Miller
Diane M. Mora
Tammi and Michael Morgan
Morgan Family Foundation
Deborah Smith and Mark Myron
David Nagel
Neucare LLC
Cathy and Ron Neville
Craig S. O'Dear
Mary Ann and Richard Olson
Pat Oppenheimer
Carolyn and Bill Parkerson
Park University
Roshann Parris
Gail Pashek
Anne and Craig Patterson
Terrie and Richard Payne
Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute
The Pew Charitable Trusts
Polsinelli PC
Purdue Pharma L.P.
Julie L. Quirin
Carolyn and Robert Reintjes
Sharon Rensenhouse
Jama Rice and Carl Budke
Mary Ann Riesco
Jay and Mary Riseman
Ruth and Tarris Rosell
Andrea Routh
Jane and Larry Rues
Saint Luke's Health System
Saint Luke's Hospital - Medical Staff
Phyllis and Stephen Salanski
Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center
Marilyn Schaeffer
Michael A. Schultz
Seigfreid Bingham
Doug Shafer
Denise Sharp
Arthur A. Shaw
Shawnee Mission Health
Shawnee Mission Health- Medical Staff
Shook Hardy & Bacon, LLP
Jim Silber
SJ Pain Associates
Beth K. Smith
Sosland Foundation
Dennis P. Sosna
Cindy Spaeth
Victor E. Speas Foundation, Bank of America-Trustee
Spencer Fane
Jim and Lisa Spigarelli
Mary Ann and Randy St. Clair
St. Joseph Medical Center
Susan Stanton
Stinson Leonard Street LLP
Sandra and Stephen Stites
Stormont-Vail HealthCare
Virginia Stowers
Stowers Foundation
Mary P. Sullivan
Sunflower Foundation
Sunflower Neonatology Associates, LLC
Johan P. Suyderhoud, M.D.
Marla Svoboda
Swope Health Services
Wanda Taylor
The Temple Congregation B'Nai Jehudah
Ann and Harvey Tettlebaum
Tina and Claude Thau
Becky and James Tilden
Nancy Tilson-Mallett and Grant W. Mallett
Liza and Guy Townsend
Earl J. and Leona K. Tranin Special Fund
Truman Medical Center, Inc.
University of Missouri – Kansas City
University of Missouri – Kansas City College of Arts and Sciences
University of Kansas Physicians
United States Cancer Pain Relief Committee
Mary Valla
Milanka Van Osdol
Betsy and Joseph Vander Velde
Ann M. Ventrillo
VNA Corporation
Judy Waechter
Marcia K. Walsh
Linda and Terry Ward
Laura A. Whitener and Rex H. Wiant
Mr. Peter M. Wilkinson
Gene Wilson
Barbara and John Yeast
Kimi Yokoyama-Whipple
Kari Ziblut

 

Donors to the Endowed Chairs at the Center for Practical Bioethics
 

John B. Francis Chair in Bioethics
The Francis Family Foundation

Kathleen M. Foley Chair for Pain and Palliative Care
BK Christopher
Purdue Pharma, LP
Tarris Rosell
Linda and Terry Ward

 

Rosemary Flanigan Chair

 

Adams-Gabbert & Associates, Inc.
Phil Allen
Anonymous
Dr. and Mrs. James Anthony
Barbara and Gary Ashe
Peggy Baker
George and Noel Barrett
Jim Bartimus
Joanie and Joseph Bauman
Judy and James M. Beck
Mr. and Mrs. John R. Belden
Judith Ann Bellome
Robert T. Belt, MD
Nancy and Jerry Beltramo
Patricia and Ron Benjamin
Joan and Bert Berkley
Mr. and Mrs. Richard E. Beyer
Joan Dolan Biblo
Dr. Phil Black
Donna Blackwood
Joan and Pete Blair
Mary Beth and Mike Blake
Tom Boling
Drs. Rene and Barbara Bollier
Marcel Bollier
Boston Financial Data Services, Inc.
Cathy Boyer-Shesol
Regina Brandt, CSJ
Linda and Gus Breytspraak
Mary Breed Brink
Patricia Ann Brown
Kate and Peter Brown
June Carbone and William Black
CareEntrust
John and Dianne Carney
Marilyn Chamberlin
Andi Chatburn
Children’s Mercy Hospitals & Clinics
Brian H. Childs
BK Christopher
Myra and Truman Christopher
Carol Cleveland
Julie and Kevin Clifford
Lawrence and Donna Gould Cohen
Copaken Family Foundation
Thomas B. Coulter
Judith C. Crane
Nancy Crigger
Mr. and Mrs. Jim Crooker
Dr. and Mrs. Tom Crouch
Cathy R. Crumrine
Dr. Barry Daneman
Don Davidson
Eleanor and Richard Dawson
DeVry University
DST Systems, Inc.
Kirk Duncan
Dunn Family Foundation
Elizabeth Ecton
William Eggers
Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Eisler, Jr.
John L. Ellis
Helen and David Emmott
Sister Mary Essert
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation -
Matching Gifts Program
Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines
Susan Fenner
Daniel and Candace Flanigan
Lori Foley
Joanne and Joseph Forgue
Elaine Frank-Ragan
Robert G. Frazier
SuEllen and Harvey Fried
Patty Garney
Nelda Godfrey
Sally Goldenbaum
Dr. and Mrs. Matt Gratton
Marian J. Gray
Catherine Green
Mary Louise Greene
Carol Hafeman
Mary C. Hale
Cynthia and Bob Hanson
Laura Hanson
Marie Harris
Susie and Spence Heddens
Barbara Heimes
Mr. and Mrs. George Hendon
Dr. and Mrs. Joseph E. Henry
Carolyn Hernandez
Cathy and Joe Hiersteiner
Jean and Walter Hiersteiner
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen L. Hill, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Irvine O. Hockaday
Janet and Jim Holmes
Ann and Bill Howie
LaNora and Larry Hughes
Mamie Hughes
Sharon and Tristram Hunt
Terrie Huntington
Nabeeha Hutchins
John Ingram
Kathy Jackson
Dr. and Mrs. Keith Jantz
Jazz for Good
Vivien Jennings
Linda Johnson
Thomas and Rhetta Johnston
Dr. Harry S. Jonas
Jackie Kampmann
Gordon R. Kelley
Patricia Kelley
Linda Kerby
Joyce Kinney
Angie Knackstedt
Jerry Kolb
Shirlee and C. Ronald Koons
Eileen Krause
Jan and Tom Kreamer
Maureen and Joseph Kronawitter
Whitey Kuhn
Diane and Lorell LaBoube
Martha Montello and John Lantos
Carrie and David Lapin
Marilyn and Gerald Lee
Shirley and Eugene Leibson
Dr. Wayne and Susan Letizia
Rabbi Mark Levin
Cindy and Dave Leyland
Dr. Tim Link
Betty Livers
Kim Logan
Dr. and Mrs. Edwin T. Long
Patricia A. Lorenz, CSJ
Ruth Margolin

Sr. Loretto Marie
Kate Marshall
Janet McCall
Dr. and Mrs. Don L. McCandless
Ann and Tom McCord
Sharon and Tom McCullough
Tom and Jean McDonnell
Thomas F. McGee, Jr.
Caroline and Rob McKnight
Jarrett and Margaret Peery-McLaughlin
Doug and Cecelia McNair
Bill Pfeiffer and Mary Kay McPhee
Mary Ann Meeks
Rev. and Mrs. Robert Meneilly
Carroll and John Michaels
Miller Nichols Charitable Foundation
Bernadette and Dick Miller
Bob Miller
Karen and Clay Miller
Mr. and Mrs. James Ludlow Miller
Karen L. Miller
Teesha Miller
Kate Mitchell
Theresa and Scott Montgomery
Karin and Richard Morgan
Andrea Nelson
Cathy and Ron Neville
Brian Niehoff
Mr. and Mrs. Gerald F. O’Brien
Bob and Mary Jo O’Byrne
O’Connor Foundation
Drs. Mary and George O’Connor
Julie and Tom O’Connor
Mary O’Connor
Stefan and Joshana Offenbach
Dr. and Mrs. John O’Hearne
Pat Oppenheimer
Anne and Craig Patterson
Louis & Cynthia Peters
Bonnie and Pete Peterson
Polsinelli Shughart
Polsky Family Supporting Foundation
Paula and Clay Porsch
E. Wynn and Andrea Presson
Carolyn and Robert Reintjes
Dr. and Mrs. Gregory Rick, Jr.
Elaine Riordan
Drs. Gerald Early and Shauna Roberts
Judi and Steve Roling
Charles Romero
Ruth and Terry Rosell
Carol Rotert
Fr. Norman Rotert
David Rudman
Jane and Larry Rues
Saint Luke’s Health System
Saint Luke’s Hospital - Medical Staff
Dr. and Mrs. Stephen Salanski
Mike Sancho
Michael Sanders
Marilyn Schaeffer
Marilyn A. Schmidt
Kolette Schneider
Sister Ann Schorfheide, CSJ
Beck and Bob Schubert
Sally Schwab
Dr. and Mrs. Raymond A. Schwegler
Shawnee Mission Medical Center
Judith Sholes
Dianne Shumaker
Paul K. Shumaker
Frank Sickel
Jim Silber
Marjorie Sirridge
Sisters of Carondelet - St. Louis
Sisters of Charity Leavenworth Motherhouse
Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth Health System
Annette and Tim Small
Beth K. Smith
Tracy Smith and Dick Vogel
Amy Jurevic Sokol
Lucille and Alfred Sondern
Lindsay and Peter Sowden
Cindy and Nick Spaeth
Dr. and Mrs. Wilbert Spalding, Jr.
Cynthia J. Spear
St. Joseph Medical Center
St. Joseph Medical Center - Medical Staff
Mr. and Mrs. Lee Stanford
Helen Rutte Stefanov
Larry Steiner
Edward Stevens
Jill and Terry Stevens
Judy and Jim Stoddard
Sue Storey
Jo and John Stueve
Eleanor J. Sullivan
Kathryn W. Sullivan
Mary Patricia Sullivan
Chaplain Evelyn Summers
Diane Swanson
Joan Tamburini
Cathleen Taylor-Osborne
Claude Thau
The Foundation for Hospice Care
Jackie Thomas
Sonya and Shawn Thomas
Barbara Thornton
Pasquale and Joan Trozzolo
Kay and Gary Truitt
Barbara Ann Tull
Philip and Maura Tull
Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Turner, Sr.
Hans Uffelmann
Mary and Bruce Van Cleave
Rosmarie von Rumker, ScD
Sally and Dennis von Waaden
Marcia K. Walsh
Linda and Terry Ward
Mary and Curt Watkins
Jill Watt
Traci and Jamie Weishaar
Andrea and Keith Weisz
Karen Wiederaenders
Arthur N. Wilkins
Peg Wisner
Lucia D. Wocial
Pam and Mark Woodard
JoEllen Wurth
David Wysong
Barbara and John Yeast
Mary Zeller
Teresa John Zilch, CSJ
Catherine Rutte Zolnowski