Our Staff

The Health Center staff consists of six  physicians, one physician assistants, one nurse practitioner, 10+ registered nurses, an X-ray tech, two medical technologists, and administrative staff.

Our Medical Staff


     C. Vivian Lorenzo, MD
    Director of Medical Services 

      MD, McGill University of Faculty Medicine, Montreal, Canada

      B.S., University of Michigan

Residency in Family Medicine - University of Rochester

Board Certified in Family Medicine

Certificate of Added Qualifications in Adolescent Medicine

      Ellyn Sellers-Selin, MD

MD, SUNY @ Buffalo School of Medicine

B.A., Hartwick College

Residency in Family Medicine - Carilion Health, Roanoke, VA

Board Certified in Family Medicine

      Andrew R. Getzin, MD
      Medical Director for Athletic Teams

MD, University of Medicine and Dentistry, NJ Medical School

B.A., Amherst College

Residency in Family Medicine

Brown University Memorial Hospital

Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship

Ohio State University

Board Certified in Family Practice

Certificate of added qualification in Sports Medicine


William Shepherd, MD

MD, Albany Medical College, Albany, New York

Residency in Family Medicine- Robert Packer Hospital

Board Certified in Family Medicine


Melissa Dhundale, MD

MD, State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center

B.A., University of Vermont

Residency in Pediatrics- Childrens Hospital of New York at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital

Board Certified in Pediatrics

      Jennifer M. Metzgar, MSN, FNP-C
      Nurse Practitioner

ANCC National Certification

NP, MSN SUNY Health Science Center Syracuse

BSN SUNY Health Science Center Syracuse 

     Gerard K. Dunphy, RPA, MS
     Physician Assistant

Physician Assistant National Certification

M.S. Exercise & Sport Sciences, Ithaca College

B.S. Exercise Science, Empire State College

Physician Assistant Program, Pennsylvania State University


Our Administrative Staff

Laura Keefe, M.H.S.A., B.A.
Manager of Health Center Operations
(607) 274-3205

Coordinator Health Certifications
(607) 274-3286

Sheri Steurer
Coordinator Student Group Insurance
(607) 274-3319

Terri Hradisky
Administrative Assistant
(607) 274-1183

Jenna Niedermaier
Administrative Assistant/Billing
(607) 274-1334    

Jodi Austin
Medication Room Assistant
(607) 274-7096

Health Center email is healthcenter@ithaca.edu