Co-Chairs:

  • Patti Brenan, RN, Ph.D.
    Director
    National Library of Medicine (NLM)
     
  • Roger Glass, M.P.H., M.D., Ph.D.
    Director
    Fogarty International Center (FIC)
     
  • Joshua A. Gordon, M.D., Ph.D.
    Director
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
     
  • Bruce Tromberg, Ph.D.
    Director
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)

 

Working Group Coordinators: 

  • Tiffani Lash, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Health Informatics Technologies
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
     
  • Laura Povlich, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of International Training and Research
    Fogarty International Center (FIC)

Common Fund Program Leader:

  • Concepcion (Marie) Nierras, 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: 

  • Alicia Adams
    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)
     
  • James Alaro, Ph.D.
    Scientific Program Director
    Center of Global Health
    National Cancer Institute (NCI)
     
  • Nalini Anand, J.D., M.P.H.
    Director
    Division of International Science, Policy, Planning, and Evaluation
    Fogarty International Center (FIC)
     
  • Sameer Antan, Ph.D.
    Communications Engineering Branch
    National Library of Medicine (NLM)
     
  • Audie Atienza, Ph.D.
    Senior Behavioral Scientist
    National Institute of Aging (NIA)
     
  • Larissa Aviles-Santa, M.D., M.P.H.
    Director, Clinical and Health Services Research
    Division of Scientific Programs
    National Institute on Minority and Health Disparities
     
  • John Balbus, M.D, M.P.H.
    Senior Advisor for Public Health 
    Office of the Director
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
     
  • Joe Bonner, Ph.D.
    Program Officer
    National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research 
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
     
  • Pim Brouwers, Ph.D.
    Deputy Director
    Division of AIDS Research
    HIV Prevention Science Branch
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
     
  • Liliana Brown, Ph.D.
    Office of Genomics & Advanced Technologies 
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
     
  • Trisha Castranio
    Program Analyst
    Office of the Director
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
     
  • Stacey Chambers, M.S.
    Program Analyst
    National Institute on Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
     
  • Ishwar Chandramouliswaran, M.S., M.B.A.
    Program Director
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
     
  • James Churchill, Ph.D.
    Health Scientist Administrator
    Office of the Director
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
     
  • Gwen Collman, Ph.D.
    Director
    Division of Extramural Research & Training
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
     
  • Christine Colvis, Ph.D.
    Director
    Drug Development Partnership Programs
    Office of the Director
    National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)
     
  • Christine Cutillo
    Special Assistant to the Director 
    Offfice of the Director
    National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)
     
  • Gifty Dankyi
    Program Analyst
    Division of International Training & Research
    Fogarty International Center (FIC)
     
  • Valentina Di Francesco, M.S.
    Lead Program Director Computational Genomics and Data Science
    Division of Genome Sciences
    National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
     
  • Christopher Duncan, Ph.D.
    GENES, Environment & Health Branch
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
     
  • Zeynep Erim, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Inter-Disciplinary Training
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
     
  • Greg Farber, Ph.D.
    Director
    Office of Technology Development and Coordination
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
     
  • Michelle Ferrante, Ph.D.
    Behavioral Science & Intergrative Neuroscience Research Branch
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
     
  • Valerie Florance, Ph.D.
    Director
    Extramural Programs Division
    National Library of Medicine (NLM)
     
  • Michelle Freund, Ph.D.
    Director, HEALthy Brain Child Development (HEALthy BCD) Study
    Office of the DER Director
    National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
     
  • Elizabeth Ginexi, Ph.D.
    Health Scientist Administrator
    Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research
    Office of the Director (OD)
     
  • Tom Gross, M.D., Ph.D.
    Deputy Director of Science 
    Pediatric Oncology, Clinic and Translational Research
    National Cancer Institute (NCI)
     
  • Gray Handley, M.S.P.H.
    Associate Director
    Intermational Research Affairs
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectuous Diseases (NIAID)
     
  • Andrea Horvath Marques, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.
    Program Chief
    Office of Research on Disparities and Global Mental Health
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
     
  • Mike Humble, Ph.D.
    Health Scientitst Administrator
    Genes, Environment, and Health Branch
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
     
  • Darrell Hurt, Ph.D.
    Branch Chief
    Bioinformatics & Computarional Bioscience Branch
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectuous Diseases (NIAID)
     
  • Stefan Jaeger, Ph.D.
    Communications Engineering Branch
    National Library of Medicine (NLM)
     
  • Bonnie Joubert, Ph.D.
    Scientific Program Director
    Population Health Branch
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
     
  • Johnathan Kaltman, M.D.
    Heart Development & Structural Diseases Branch
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
     
  • Flora Katz, Ph.D
    Director
    Division of International Training and Research
    Fogarty International Center (FIC)
     
  • Dave Kaufman
    Division of Genomes and Society
    National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
     
  • Emir Khatipov, Ph.D.
    Director
    Data Science, Computational Biology, & Bioinformatics Program
    National Instiute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
     
  • Marion Koso-Thomas, M.D.
    Program Official
    Division of Extramural Research/Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
     
  • Vesna Kutlesic, Ph.D.
    Director
    Division of Health Informatics Technologies
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
     
  • Dawei Lin, Ph.D.
    Associate Director for Bioinformatics
    Division of Allergy, Immunology & Transplantation
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectuous Diseases (NIAID)
     
  • Ebony Madden, M.S.G.C., Ph.D.
    Division of Genomic Medicine
    National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
     
  • Kim McAllister, Ph.D.
    Health Scientist Administrator
    Genes, Environment, and Health Branch
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
     
  • Rosemary McKaig, Ph.D., M.P.H.
    Health Scientist Administrator
    Epidemiology Branch
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
     
  • George Mensah, M.D., FACC
    Division Director
    Immediate Office of the Director
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
     
  • Amit Mistry, Ph.D.
    Senior Scientist
    Division of International Science, Policy, Planning, and Evaluation
    Fogarty International Center (FIC)
     
  • Brad Newsome, Ph.D., M.P.H.
    Health Inequities & Global Health Branch 
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) 
     
  • Sonynka Ngosso, M.S., M.B.A
    Scientific Program Manager
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)
     
  • Afshin Parsha, M.D., M.P.H.
    Program Director
    Division of Kidney, Urologic, and Hematologic Diseases
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
     
  • Paul Pearlman, Ph.D.
    Program Director; Lead, Global Health Technology
    Cancer Technologies, Medical Imaging, Bilateral Programs
    National Cancer Institute (NCI)
     
  • Grace Peng, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Discovery Science & Technology
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
     
  • Stacey Richard Benson, M.D., Ph.D.
    Associate Medical Director
    Washington Hospital Center, Stroke Center
    National Institute on Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
     
  • Denise Russo, Ph.D.
    Deputy Branch Chief
    Maternal and Pediatric Infectious Disease Branch
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
     
  • Saltanat Satabayeva, M.S., PMP
    Program Analyst
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
     
  • Charles Schmitt, Ph.D.
    Director
    Office of Data Science
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
     
  • Geetha Senthil, Ph.D.
    Program Officer
    Office of Genomics Research Coordination
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
     
  • Karlie Sharma, Ph.D.
    Program Officer
    Office of the Director
    National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)
     
  • Sudha Srinivasan, Ph.D.
    TB Clinical Research Branch
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
     
  • Jennifer Troyer, Ph.D.
    Program Director Human Heredity and Health in Africa 
    Division of Genome Sciences
    National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
     
  • Lu Wang, Ph.D.
    Branch Chief
    Translational Genomics Research Branch
    National Instiute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
     
  • Ken Wiley, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Genomic Medicine
    National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
     
  • Carlie Williams, Ph.D., M.P.H.
    Epidemiologist
    Epidemiology Branch
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
     
  • Makeda Williams, Ph.D., M.P.H.
    Chief, Global Health Effectiveness Global Health Research
    Division of Aids Research
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
     
  • Celia Wolfman, MSSP
    Global Health Research and Policy Analyst
    Division of International Science, Policy, Planning, and Evaluation
    Fogarty International Center (FIC)

 

 

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