NIH Working Group

Co-Chairs:

  • Roderic Pettigrew, M.D., Ph.D.
    Director
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
     
  • Dinah S. Singer, Ph.D.
    Director
    Division of Cancer Biology
    National Cancer Institute (NCI)
     
  • Phil Smith, Ph.D.
    Deputy Director
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

 

Working Group Coordinators: 

  • Olivier Blondel, Ph.D.
    Director
    Endocrine Systems Biology Program
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
     
  • Krishna Kandarpa, M.D., Ph.D.
    Director
    Research Sciences and Strategic Directions
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
     
  • Judy Mietz, Ph.D.
    Program Director and Chief
    DNA and Chromosome Aberrations Branch
    Division of Cancer Biology
    National Cancer Institute (NCI)

 

Common Fund Program Leader:

  • Ananda Roy, Ph.D.
    Program Leader
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)
     

Members: 

  • David Balasundaram, Ph.D.
    Scientific Review Officer
    Center for Scientific Review (CSR)
     
  • Iddil Bekirov, Ph.D.
    Common Fund Program Analyst
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
     
  • Terry Bishop, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Extramural Research and Training
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
     
  • Anthony Carter, Ph.D.
    Program Director 
    Division of Genetics and Developmental Biology 
    National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
     
  • Tony Casco
    Operations Team Program Analyst
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)
     
  • Lisa H. Chadwick, Ph.D.
    Program Administrator
    Division of Extramural Research Training
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
     
  • Richard Conroy, Ph.D.
    Program Leader
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health
     
  • Joe Gindhart, Ph.D.
    Program Director 
    Division of Cell Biology and Biophysics
    National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
     
  • Max Guo, Ph.D.
    Chief, Genetics and Cell Biology Branch
    Cell Biology Program
    Division of Aging Biology
    National Institute on Aging (NIA)
     
  • Sean Hanlon, Ph.D.
    Program Manager
    Office of Physical Sciences – Oncology
    Division of Cancer Biology
    National Cancer Institute (NCI)
     
  • Mike Pazin, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Functional Genomics
    National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
     
  • Lisa Postow, Ph.D.
    Director
    Airway Biology & Disease Branch
    Division of Lung Diseases
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
     
  • Matt Reilly, Ph.D.
    Director
    Genetics & Proteomics
    Division of Neuroscience & Behavior
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
     
  • Robert Riddle, Ph.D.
    Director
    Neurogenetics Cluster
    National Institute on Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
     
  • John Satterlee, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Genetics and Molecular Neurobiology Research Branch
    National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
     
  • Geetha Senthil, Ph.D.
    Program Officer
    Division of Neuroscience and Basic Behavioral Science
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
     
  • Jessica Smith, Ph.D.
    Scientific Program Analyst
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)

This page last reviewed on April 20, 2017