Working Group Members

Contact us: HUBMAP@mail.nih.gov

Co-Chairs:

  • Gary Gibbons, M.D.
    Director
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

     
  • Roderic Pettigrew, Ph.D., M.D.
    Director
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)

     
  • Robert Star, M.D.
    Director
    Division of Kidney, Urologic, and Hematologic Diseases
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

Common Fund Program Leader: 

  • Richard Conroy. Ph.D., M.B.A.
    Program Leader
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives

    Office of the Director (OD), National Institutes of Health

Initiative Leaders: 

Initiative 1. Technology Development

  • Pothur Srinivas, Ph.D.
    Program Officer
    Division of Cardiovascular Sciences
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

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

Initiative 2. Human Tissue Mapping

  • Deborah K. Hoshizaki, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Kidney, Urologic, and Hematologic Diseases
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

     
  • Richard Conroy, Ph.D., M.B.A.
    Program Leader
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director (OD), National Institutes of Health

Initiative 3. Data Coordination and Integration; Initiative 4. Data Analysis

  • Ajay Pillai, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Computational Science
    National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)

     
  • Zorina Galis, Ph.D.
    Branch Chief
    Vascular Biology and Hypertension
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

     

Additional NIH Office of Strategic Coordination Representation:

  • Jessica M. Smith, Ph.D.
    HuBMAP Scientific Program Analyst
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives

    Office of the Director (OD), National Institutes of Health
     
  • Tony Casco
    Program Analyst (Operations)
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives

    Office of the Director (OD), National Institutes of Health

Members:

  • David Balasundaram, Ph.D.
    Scientific Review Officer
    Division of Basic and Integrative Biological Sciences
    Center for Scientific Review (CSR)

     
  • Andrea Beckel-Mitchener, Ph.D.
    Chief
    Functional Neurogenomics Program
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

     
  • Francesca Bosetti, Pharm. D., Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Stroke in the Neural Environment Cluster
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

     
  • Katarzyna Bourcier, Ph.D.
    Program Officer
    Autoimmune & Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases Section
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

     
  • Marishka Brown, Ph.D.
    Program Director, Sleep Disorders
    National Center on Sleep Disorders, Research Division of Lung Diseases
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

     
  • Robert Carter, M.D.
    Deputy Director
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)

     
  • Elizabeth Church, Ph.D.
    Program Officer
    Pathogenesis and Basic Research
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

     
  • Jennifer Couch, Ph.D.
    Chief
    Structural Biology and Molecular Applications Branch
    Division of Cancer Biology
    National Cancer Institute (NCI)

     
  • Sarah Dunsmore, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Pharmacology, Physiology, and Biological Chemistry
    National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

     
  • Dan A. Gilchrist, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Computational Genomics and Data Science
    Division of Genome Sciences
    National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
     
  • Joseph G. Gindhart, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Cell Biology and Biophysics
    National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

     
  • Patricia Greenwel, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Basic Neurogastroenterology; Gastrointestinal Development, Epithelial Biology, Stem Cell Biology
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

     
  • Jill Heemskerk, Ph.D.
    Alternate for Roderic Pettigrew
    Deputy Director
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)

     
  • Shannon Hughes, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Cancer Biology, Physical Sciences-Oncology
    National Cancer Institute (NCI)

     
  • Halonna Kelly, Ph.D.
    Scientific Program Analyst
    Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Transplantation
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

     
  • J. Randy Knowlton, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Cancer Biology
    Structural Biology and Molecular Applications Branch
    National Cancer Institute (NCI)

     
  • Lillian S. Kuo, Ph.D.
    Program Officer
    Division of AIDS
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

     
  • Jerry Li, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Structural Biology and Molecular Applications Branch
    National Cancer Institute (NCI)

     
  • Sara Lin, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Lung Biology and Disease Branch
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

     
  • Margaret Ochocinska, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Translational Blood Science and Resources Branch
    Division of Blood Diseases and Resources
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

     
  • Aaron Pawlyk, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

     
  • Ipolia Ramadan, Ph.D.
    Health Program Specialist
    Neural Environment
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

     
  • Krystyna Rys-Sikora, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Kidney, Urologic, and Hematologic Diseases
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

     
  • John Satterlee, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

     
  • Salvatore Sechi, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

     
  • Kentner Singleton, Ph.D.
    Program Officer
    Basic Immunology Branch
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

     
  • Reiko Toyama, Ph.D.
    Health Scientist Administrator
    Developmental Biology and Structural Variation Branch
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

     
  • José M. Velázquez, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Cell Biology Program
    Division of Aging Biology
    National Institute on Aging (NIA)

     
  • Yong Yao, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Neuroscience and Basic Behavioral Science
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

 

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