Working Group Members

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)

Common Fund Program Leader:

  • 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)
     

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)
     
  • 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)
     
  • 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)
     
  • Stephanie Morris, Ph.D.
    Program Officer
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    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)
     
  • 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)
     
  • 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 Satterlee, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Genetics, Epigenetics, and Developmental Neuroscience Branch
    National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
     
  • 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 April 18, 2018