The Kentucky Medical Services Foundation, Inc. (KMSF) was founded in 1978 with two primary missions that have guided its activities and focus for more than 40 years: To bolster efforts to recruit and retain the best clinicians to ensure the provision of high-quality health care for the region and the Commonwealth; To serve as a charitable organization to support the education, research, service and patient care missions of the University of Kentucky and UK HealthCare®.

Board of Directors


Dr. Raleigh Jones, Chair
Chair, Department of Otolaryngology
Dr. Marcus Randall
Chair, Department of Radiation Medicine
Dr. Stephen Strup, Vice Chair
Chair, Department of Urology
Dr. Patrick McGrath
Faculty, Department of Surgery
Dr. Elizabeth Oates, Secretary
Chair, Department of Radiology
Dr. David Moliterno
Chair, Department of Internal Medicine
Dr. Andrew Pearson, Treasurer
Chair, Department of Ophthalmology
Dr. Donna Grigsby
Faculty, Department of Pediatrics
Dr. Jay Grider, President
CEO & President, KMSF
Dr. Roger Humphries
Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine

Board Members


Dr. Aftab Chishti
Faculty, Department of Pediatrics
Dr. Wendy Hansen
Chair, Department of OBGYN
Dr. Darrell Jennings
Chair, Department of Pathology
Dr. Jeffrey Selby
Interim Chair, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Dr. Joseph Zwischenberger
Chair, Department of Surgery
Dr. Larry Goldstein
Chair, Department of Neurology
Dr. Phillip Tibbs
Chair, Department of Neurosurgery
Dr. Robert DiPaola
Dean, UK College of Medicine
Dr. Robert Gaiser
Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
Dr. Scott Roth
Faculty, Department of Surgery
Dr. Scottie Day
Interim Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Dr. Seth S. Himelhoch
Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Dr. Susan McDowell
Chair, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Dr. T. Shawn Caudill
Faculty, Department of Internal Medicine
Myra Tobin
Community Board Member
Roberto Cardarelli, DO
Chair, Department of Family & Community Medicine
Sharon P. Turner, DDS, JD
Community Board Member