Working Group Members

Co-Chair:

  • Christopher Austin, M.D.
    Director
    National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)

Working Group Coordinator: 

  • PJ Brooks, Ph.D.
    Program Coordinator
    Division of Clinical Innovation
    National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)

NIH Office of Strategic Coordination Representation:

  • Mary Ellen Perry, 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)
     
  • Aron Marquitz, Ph.D.
    Health Specialist
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)
     
  • Katherine Nicholson, M.A.
    OSC Program Analyst (Operations)
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)
     

Working Group Members: 

  • Olivier Blondel, Ph.D.
    Director
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
     
  • Tom Cheever, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Muscle Disorders & Therapies Program
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
     
  • Colin Fletcher, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Genome Sciences
    National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
     
  • Maria Giovanni, Ph.D., Ph.D.
    Director
    Office of Genomics & Advanced Technologies
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
     
  • Linda M. Griffith, M.D., Ph.D.
    Medical Officer
    Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Transplantation
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
     
  • Min He, Ph.D.
    Special Assistant
    Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis
    National Cancer Institute (NCI)
     
  • W. Keith Hoots, M.D.
    Director
    Division of Blood Diseases and Resources
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
     
  • Chamelli Jhappan, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Cancer Biology National Cancer Institute (NCI)
     
  • Tim LaVaute, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Neuroscience
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
     
  • J. Jerry Li, M.D., Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Cancer Biology
    National Cancer Institute (NCI)
     
  • Nicole Lockhart, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Genomics and Society National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
     
  • Oleg Mirochnitchenko, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Comparative Medicine
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)
     
  • Nasrin Nabavi, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Transplantation
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
     
  • David Panchision, Ph.D.
    Chief, Developmental Neurobiology Program
    Division of Neuroscience & Basic Behavioral Science
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
     
  • Betty Poon, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of AIDS
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
     
  • David Rampulla, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Discovery Science & Technology
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
     
  • John Sheridan, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Lung Diseases
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
     
  • Jeff Struewing, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Genome Medicine
    National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
     
  • Kayla Valdes, Ph.D.
    Program Analyst
    National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)
     
  • Wendy Wang, Ph.D., M.Sc.
    Program Director
    Division of Cancer Prevention
    National Cancer Institute (NCI)
     

This page last reviewed on January 24, 2018