Working Group Members

Chair

  • James M. Anderson, MD, PhD
    Director, Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Common Fund Program Leader

  • Ravi Basavappa, PhD
    Program Leader
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Members

  • Kristin Abraham, PhD
    Senior Advisor
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
     
  • Vernon Anderson, PhD
    Program Director
    Division of Pharmacology, Physiology, and Biological Chemistry
    National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
  • Hugh Auchincloss, MD
    Deputy Director
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
     
  • David Balshaw, PhD (Alternate)
    Program Director
    Center for Risk and Integrated Sciences
    Division of Extramural Research and Training
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
     
  • Marie A. Bernard, MD
    Deputy Director
    National Institute on Aging (NIA)
     
  • Ken Bridbord, MD, MPH
    Division Director
    Division of International Training and Research
    John E. Fogarty International Center (FIC)
     
  • Robert H. Carter, MD
    Deputy Director
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
     
  • Christine Colvis, PhD
    Program Director
    National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)
     
  • Jennifer Collins, MR
    Health Specialist
    Exposure, Response, and Technology Branch
    Division of Extramural Research and Training
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
     
  • Milton Corn, MD, FACP, FACMI
    Deputy Director for Research and Education
    National Library of Medicine (NLM)
     
  • Cindy D. Davis, PhD
    Office of Dietary Supplements
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)
     
  • Emmeline Edwards, PhD 
    Director, Division of Extramural Research
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)
     
  • Zeynep Erim, PhD
    Acting Director, Division of Interdisciplinary Training
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
     
  • Valerie Florance, PhD
    Associate Director for Extramural Programs
    National Library of Medicine (NLM)
     
  • Nara Gavini, PhD, MPhil, MSc
    Chief
    Office of Extramural Programs
    National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)
     
  • Raymond Jacobson, PhD
    IRG Chief
    Biological Chemistry and Macromolecular Biophysics Integrated Review Group
    Center for Scientific Review (CSR)
     
  • Susan Koester, PhD
    Deputy Division Director
    Division of Neuroscience and Basic Behavioral Science
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
     
  • Rajiv Kumar, PhD
    IRG Chief
    Musculoskeletal, Oral and Skin Sciences Integrated Review Group
    Division of Translational and Clinical Sciences
    Center for Scientific Review (CSR)
     
  • Roger Little, PhD
    Deputy Division Director
    Division of Basic Neuroscience and Behavioral Research
    National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
     
  • James Mack, PhD
    Scientific Review Officer
    Division of Basic and Integrative Biological Sciences
    Center for Scientific Review (CSR)
     
  • Judy A. Mietz, PhD
    Program Director and Chief
    DNA and Chromosome Aberrations Branch, Division of Cancer Biology
    National Cancer Institute (NCI)
     
  • Becky Miller, PhD
    Health Specialist
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)
     
  • Brett Miller, PhD
    Program Director
    Reading, Writing, & Related Learning Disabilities Research Program
    Child Development & Behavior Branch
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
     
  • Daniel Miller, PhD
    Program Director
    Neurodegeneration
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
     
  • Michael Morse
    Grants Management Advisor
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)
     
  • Ellie Murcia, MEd
    Program Specialist
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)
     
  • Weijia Ni, PhD
    IRG Chief
    Risk, Prevention and Health Behavior Integrated Review Group
    Division of AIDS, Behavior and Population Sciences
    Center for Scientific Review (CSR)
     
  • Srikanth Ranganathan, PhD
    Scientific Review Officer
    Musculoskeletal, Oral and Skin Sciences Integrated Review Group
    Division of Translational and Clinical Sciences
    Center for Scientific Review (CSR)
     
  • Diana (Dede) Rutberg, MBA
    Chief Grants Management Officer
    Division of Extramural Activities
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
     
  • Suzanne Ryan, PhD
    Scientific Review Officer
    Population Sciences and Epidemiology Integrated Review Group
    Division of AIDS, Behavior and Population Sciences
    Center for Scientific Review (CSR)
     
  • John Satterlee, PhD (Alternate)
    Program Director
    Division of Basic Neuroscience and Behavioral Research
    National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
     
  • Šeila Selimović, PhD
    Program Director
    Division of Discovery Science & Technology
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
     
  • Carol Shreffler, PhD
    Health Science Administrator
    Division of Extramural Research and Training
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
     
  • Lillian Shum, PhD
    Director, Division of Extramural Research
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
     
  • Heidi J. Sofia, PhD
    Program Director
    Division of Genomic Medicine
    National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
     
  • Michael A. Steinmetz, PhD
    Acting Director, Division of Extramural Research
    National Eye Institute (NEI)
     
  • Nathaniel Stinson, Jr., PhD, MD
    Acting Director, Office of Scientific Programs
    National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD)
     
  • Edmund Talley, PhD (Alternate)
    Program Director
    Channels Synapses and Circuits
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
     
  • Stephanie Johnson Webb, PhD
    Scientific Review Officer
    Division of Extramural Research Activities
    National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
     
  • Tasmeen Weik, DrPH, MPH
    Scientific Review Officer
    Community Influences on Health Behavior Study Section
    Healthcare Delivery and Methodologies Integrated Review Group
    Center for Scientific Review (CSR)
     
  • Elizabeth L. Wilder, PhD
    Director, Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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