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January 2013 Council Roster


Judith H. Greenberg, Ph.D.
Acting Director
National Institute of General Medical Sciences
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD 20892


David A. Agard, Ph.D.
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
University of California, San Francisco
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
San Francisco, CA 94158-2517

Mary (Molly) L. Carnes, M.D.
Director, Center for Women's Health Research
Director, Women Veterans Health Program
Departments of Medicine, Psychiatry and Industrial and Systems Engineering
University of Wisconsin
Center for Women's Health Research
Madison, WI 53715

Luisa DiPietro, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Department of Periodontics
Director, Center for Wound Healing and Tissue Regeneration
University of Illinois at Chicago
College of Dentistry
Chicago, IL 60612

Karolin Luger, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Colorado State University
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Fort Collins, CO 80523

David O. Meltzer, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Section of Hospital Medicine
Director, Center for Health and Social Services
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL 60637

Scott J. Miller, Ph.D.
Irénée Dupont Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry
Yale University
New Haven, CT 06520

Marc A. Nivet, Ed.D.
Chief Diversity Officer
Division of Diversity Policy Programs
Association of American Medical Colleges
Washington, DC 20037

Vern L. Schramm, Ph.D.
Professor and Ruth Merns Chair
Department of Biochemistry
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Yeshiva University
Bronx, NY 10461

Margaret C. Werner-Washburne, Ph.D.
Regents’ Professor
Department of Biology
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Holly A. Wichman, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Idaho
Moscow, ID 83844


Ad Hoc Participants

Joseph J. Ferretti, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President and Provost Emeritus
George Lynn Cross Research Professor
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Oklahoma City, OK 73104

Rebecca W. Heald, Ph.D.

Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720-3200

Evan D. Kharasch, M.D., Ph.D.
Vice Chancellor for Research
Russell D. and Mary B. Shelden Professor of Anesthesiology
Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics
Department of Anesthesiology
Washington University
St. Louis, MO 63110

Susan E. Mango, Ph.D.
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA 02138

Tom Stevens, Ph.D.
Philip H. Knight Professor of Natural Sciences
Department of Chemistry and Institute of Molecular Biology
University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-1229

William P. Tansey, Ph.D.
Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
Ingram Professor of Cancer Research
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN 37232-8240

Kenneth W. Turteltaub, Ph.D.
Division Leader, Biosciences and Biotechnology Division
Physical and Life Sciences Directorate and
Program Leader, Biological Detection
and Medical Countermeasures Program
Global Security Principal Directorate
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Livermore, CA 94550

Peter C.M. van Zijl, Ph.D.
Director, F.M. Kirby Research Center
Kennedy Krieger Institute
Professor, Departments of Radiology,
Oncology and Biophysics
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD 21205

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.*
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD 20892-0148

The Honorable Kathleen Sebelius*

Department of Health and Human Services
Washington, DC 20201

*Unable to attend

This page last reviewed on January 9, 2013