NIH Clinical Center Board of Scientific Counselors

Former CC Board Members

Sarah Roshini Abraham, PhD
Associate Chief, Academic Affairs; Founding Director,
Diagnostic Immunology Laboratory
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
700 Children’s Dr.
Columbus, OH 43205

Gordon L. Archer, MD
Professor of Medicine
Senior Associate Dean for Research and Research Training
Director MD-PhD Program
Sanger Hall, 1-018
P.O. Box: 980565
Richmond, VA 23298

John P. Atkinson, MD, (Past Chair)
Acting Chief, Division of Rheumatology
Samuel B. Grant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department of Medicine
Department of Molecular Microbiology
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO 63110

Carol J. Baker, MD
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Molecular Virology and Microbiology
Head, Section of Pediatric Infectious Disease
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX 77030

Ellen Jo Baron, PhD
Professor of Pathology and, by courtesy,
of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
Director, Clinical Microbiology Laboratory
Associate Chair of Pathology for Faculty Development, Department of Pathology
Stanford University Medical Center
Stanford, CA 94305

Ivor Benjamin, MD
Professor of Medicine and Biochemistry
Christi T. Smith Endowed Chair for Cardiovascular Research
Division of Cardiology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Diana Cardenas, MD, M.H.A.
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
University of Miami
1611 NW 12th Avenue
Rehabilitation Center
Basement Floor, Room L105
Miami, FL 33136

John Chae, MD
Professor and Chair, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Case Western Reserve University
Director, MetroHealth Rehabilitation Institute of Ohio
MetroHealth Old Brooklyn Health Center
4229 Pearl Road, Suite N5-39
Cleveland, OH 44109

Pamela Douglas, MD, MACC, FASE, FAHA
Director, Cardiovascular Research Strategies,
Duke Clinical Research Institute
Ursula Geller Professor of Research in Cardiovascular Diseases
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC 27715

John E. Edwards, Jr., MD  (Past Chair)
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Division of Infectious Diseases
1000 W. Carson St., RB2-Second Floor
Torrance, CA 90509

Daniel Foster, MD (Past Chair)
Professor and Chair, Department of Internal Medicine
John Denis McGarry, Ph.D. Distinguished Chair in Diabetes and Metabolic Research
University of Texas, Dallas
Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas 75390-9030

Walter R. Frontera, PhD, MD
Dean, University of Puerto Rico Medical School
Former Head, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Harvard Medical School
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
San Juan 00936-5067 Puerto Rico

Janet R. Gilsdorf, MD
Professor and Director,
Pediatric Infectious Diseases
University of Michigan Medical Center
L2225 Women's Hospital
Ann Arbor, Michigan  48109-0244

Hedvig Hricak, MD, PhD
Professor and
Carroll and Milton Petrie Chair
Department of Radiology
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY 10065

Katherine A. High, MD
William H. Bennett Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School
of Medicine
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Director, Center for Cellular and Molecular Therapeutics at CHOP
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA  19104

Steven Joffe, MD, MPH
Founders Professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Chief, Medical Ethics Division
Professor of Pediatrics
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
3401 Market St., Ste. 320
Philadelphia, PA 19104-3319

Mark S. Klempner, MD – (Past Chair)
Executive Vice Chancellor-MassBiologics
Professor of Medicine
University of Massachusetts Medical School
460 Walk Hill Street
Boston, MA 02126

Talmadge E. King, Jr., MD
Julius R. Krevans Distinguished Professorship in Internal Medicine
Chair, Department of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
505 Parnassus Ave
San Francisco, CA 94143

Umar Mahmood, MD, PhD – (Past Chair)
Vice-Chair for Precision Imaging
Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital
Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
149 13th St, Suite 5407
Charlestown, MA 02129

Enid Rose Neptune, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Institute of Genetic Medicine
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
1830 E. Monument Street, 5th floor
Baltimore, MD 21205

William Owen, MD
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Former Chancellor, University of Tennessee
Newark, NJ 07103

Neil R. Powe, MD, MPH, MBA>
Director of Welch Center for Prevention
Epidemiology and Clinical Research
Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions

Martin G. Pomper, MD, PhD
Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
1550 Orleans Street, 492 CRB II
Baltimore, MD 21231

Frederick S. Southwick, MD, Past-Chair
Professor, Department of Medicine
Chief of Infectious Diseases
University of Florida College of Medicine
Gainesville, FL 32610

Frederick Southwick, MD
Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine and Infectious Diseases
University of Florida
6362 NW 41st Ave
Gainesville, FL 32606

Lawrence A. Solberg, Jr., PhD, MD
Vice-Chair, Research Committee
Director, Clinical Cancer Research Program
Professor of Medicine
Mayo Comprehensive Cancer Center
Jacksonville, FL 32224

Lucy S. Tompkins, MD
The Lucy Becker Professorship in Medicine
Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Chief of Infectious Diseases
Stanford University Medical Center
Stanford, CA 94305

Robert D. Truog, MD
Center for Bioethics,
Harvard Medical School
641 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA 02115

Ralph Weissleder, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Radiology
Harvard Medical School
Director, Center for Molecular Imaging Research
Massachusetts General Hospital
Charlestown, MA, 02129

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