Spotlight on Alumni

Spotlight on Health Professions Alumni

See what some of our alumni have been up to since graduating from Wheaton.

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Conner Imbody '18 Raises Funds and Awareness for a Future Without Cancer


Congratulations to Conner Imbody, MPH, Clinical Research Coordinator at Lurie Cancer Center, on the overwhelming success of his 10-week fundraising challenge as a Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Man of the Year candidate! With the support of his fundraising team, including Queenster Nartey, Revi Semanjaku, Lauren Schulte and Federica Sidoti from Lurie Cancer Center’s Clinical Trials Office (CTO), Conner raised more than $54,000, and received the 2022 Citizenship Award for Volunteerism. Read details about his efforts HERE.



Dr. Benjamin Chan '02 was featured in a December 2020 article published by New Hampshire's Union Leader. Dr. Chan is a state epidemiologist and was named New Hampshire's Citizen of the Year for his guidance through the COVID epidemic. Dr. Benjamin Chan - Guided by science, motivated by faith

"He has been the calm voice of science and reason that New Hampshire leaders and residents have turned to for facts, context and reassurance amid the fear and uncertainty of an unparalleled health and economic crisis."


Jenny Baenziger, MD '06Jenny Baenziger, MD ’06
Matt Fenlason, DO '12Matt Fenlason, DO ’12
Lindsey Lindsey Gaghan ’14
Valerie Francis Good, MD '12Varlerie Francis Good, MD ’12
closeup face shotChristina Goodrich ’17
Daniel HawthorneDaniel Hawthorne, MD ’09
Student seated at deskBruce Larkin, MPH ’13
Josh LawrenzJosh Lawrenz, MD ’10
Sarah Mudra, '16Sarah Mudra ’16
PortraitSean Sales, MD ’08
doctor portraitKarl Sandin, MD, MPH ’82
portraitChristopher Stokes, MBA, MD ’05
Christian Vercler, MD '97Christian Vercler, MD '97
Richard Wagner Grid VariantRich Wagner, MD ’84



Medical Missions

Rob Congdon, MD '79Rob Congdon, MD ’79
Alyssa Pfister, MD '01Alyssa Pfister, MD ’01
Humphrey Keung Grid VariantJohn Humphrey, MD ’05, Connie Keung, MD ’04


Physician/Public Health

Ryan Carroll, MD, MPH '95Ryan Carroll, MD, MPH ’95
portrait in dr coatJennifer Nielsen, MD, MPH ’10



Beverly Hancock, DNP, RN-BC '84Beverly Hancock, DNP, RN-BC ’84


Allied Health

Katie VanDoren Grid VariantKatie Van Doren Chae, PT, DPT ’13
alum in front of treeCarolyn Lauderback Whitmore, SLP ’03
Moire Yue Grid VariantMoire Yue, PT, DPT ’12
Micah Ashford Grid VariantMicah Ashford, CPO, LPO ’12
Teddy GehrigTeddy Gehrig, PT, DPT, OCS ’12


Considering a Gap Year?

Erica Andres, '14Erica Andres ’14