Dr. Richard "Mac" DeMay
Class of 1969
Hall of Honor 2000
Richard Mac DeMay graduated from Grand Island Senior High School in 1969.
Richard graduated, summa cum laude, from Hastings College in 1973. He received his MD in 1976 from Northwestern University in Chicago, where he also did his pathology residency.
He was cytopathology fellow under William J. Frable at the Medical College of Virginia. He has been Director of Cytopathlogy at the University of Illinois at Chicago, the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, and since 1994, the University of Chicago, where he is also Professor of Clinical Pathology.
Dr. DeMay is a member of national and international cytopathology committees, serves on the editorial board of three pathology journals, and is the author of more than 50 publications, including two textbooks, The Art and Science of Cytopathology and Practical Principles of Cytopathology.
He is married to Gail and has three children, Alexander, David and Jacqueline.