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Advisory Council Roster

(Terms end 12/31 of the designated year)

Members

Jon R. Lorsch, Ph.D. (Chairperson)
Director
National Institute of General Medical Sciences
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD 20892
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Goldie Byrd, Ph.D. (19)
Nathan F. Simms Endowed Professor
Department of Biology
Director, Center for Outreach in Alzheimer's
Aging and Community Health
North Carolina A&T State University
Greensboro, NC 27405
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Liza D. Cariaga-Lo, Ed.D. (18)
Vice President for Academic Development, Diversity and Inclusion
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912

Carmen W. Dessauer, Ph.D. (17)
Professor
Department of Integrative Biology and Pharmacology
University of Texas Health Science Center
Houston, TX 77030
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Samuel H. Gellman, Ph.D. (18)
Ralph F. Hirschmann Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI 53706-1396
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William Gern, Ph.D. (19)
Vice President for Research
Research and Economic Development Office
University of Wyoming
Laramie, WY 82071

Kaye Husbands Fealing, Ph.D. (19)
Professor and Chair
School of Public Policy
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA 30318
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Larry Overman, Ph.D. (19)
Distinguished Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697
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Mark Peifer, Ph.D. (17)
Hooker Distinguished Professor
Department of Biology
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
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Sean Seymore, Ph.D., J.D. (20)
Professor of Law
Professor of Chemistry
Vanderbilt Law School
Nashville, TN 37203
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Janet L. Smith, Ph.D. (17)
Margaret J. Hunter Collegiate Professor
   in the Life Sciences
Professor of Biological Chemistry
Life Sciences Institute
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2216
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Willem (Wilfred) A. van der Donk, Ph.D. (18)
Richard E. Heckert Endowed Chair 
   in Chemistry
Investigator, Howard Hughes
   Medical Institute
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, IL 61801
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Executive Secretary

Ann A. Hagan, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Extramural Activities
National Institute of General Medical Sciences
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD 20892

Ex-Officio Members

Francis Collins, M.D., Ph.D.
Director
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD 20892-0148
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The Honorable Sylvia Burwell
Secretary
Department of Health and Human Services
Washington, DC 20201
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Ronald M. Przygodzki, M.D.
Director, Genomic Medicine Implementation
Department of Veterans Affairs
Washington, DC 20420

This page last reviewed on January 05, 2017