Working Group Members

Co-Chairs:

  • James M. Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
    Director
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Members: 

  • Kristin Abraham, Ph.D.
    Senior Advisor
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
     
  • Vernon Anderson, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Pharmacology, Physiology, and Biological Chemistry
    National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
  • Hugh Auchincloss, M.D.
    Deputy Director
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
     
  • Richard Baird, Ph.D.
    Director
    Division of Interdisciplinary Training
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
     
  • David Balshaw, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Center for Risk and Integrated Sciences
    Division of Extramural Research and Training
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
     
  • Marie A. Bernard, M.D.
    Deputy Director
    National Institute on Aging (NIA)
     
  • Ken Bridbord, M.D., M.P.H.
    Director
    Division of International Training and Research
    John E. Fogarty International Center (FIC)
     
  • Robert H Carter, M.D.
    Deputy Director
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
     
  • Christine Colvis, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)
     
  • Milton Corn, MD, FACP, FACMI
    Deputy Director for Research and Education
    National Library of Medicine (NLM)
     
  • Cindy D. Davis, Ph.D.
    Office of Dietary Supplements
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)
     
  • Emmeline Edwards, Ph.D. 
    Director
    Division of Extramural Research
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)
     
  • Valerie Florance, Ph.D.
    Associate Director for Extramural Programs
    National Library of Medicine (NLM)
     
  • Nara Gavini, Ph.D., M.Phil., M.Sc.
    Chief
    Office of Extramural Programs
    National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)
     
  • Tyl Hewitt, Ph.D.
    Chief
    Developmental Biology and Structural Variation Branch
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
     
  • Raymond Jacobson, Ph.D.
    Chief
    Biological Chemistry and Macromolecular Biophysics IRG
    Center for Scientific Review (CSR)
     
  • Susan Koester, Ph.D.
    Deputy Director
    Division of Neuroscience and Basic Behavioral Science
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
     
  • Rajiv Kumar, Ph.D.
    Chief
    Musculoskeletal, Oral and Skin Sciences Integrated Review Group
    Division of Translational and Clinical Sciences
    Center for Scientific Review (CSR)
     
  • Roger Little, Ph.D.
    Deputy Division Director
    Division of Basic Neuroscience and Behavioral Research
    National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
     
  • James Mack, Ph.D.
    Scientific Review Officer
    Division of Basic and Integrative Biological Sciences
    Center for Scientific Review (CSR)
     
  • Judy A. Mietz, Ph.D.
    Program Director and Chief
    DNA and Chromosome Aberrations Branch, Division of Cancer Biology
    National Cancer Institute (NCI)
     
  • Becky Miller, 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)
     
  • Daniel Miller, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Neurodegeneration
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
     
  • Michael Morse
    Grants Management Advisor
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)
     
  • Ellie Murcia, M.Ed.
    Program Specialist
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)
     
  • Weijia Ni, Ph.D.
    Chief
    Risk, Prevention and Health Behavior Integrated Review Group
    Division of AIDS, Behavior and Population Sciences
    Center for Scientific Review (CSR)
     
  • Srikanth Ranganathan, Ph.D.
    Scientific Review Officer
    Musculoskeletal, Oral and Skin Sciences Integrated Review Group
    Division of Translational and Clinical Sciences
    Center for Scientific Review (CSR)
     
  • Diana Rutberg
    Chief Grants Management Officer
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
     
  • John Satterlee, Ph.D. (Alternate)
    Program Director
    Division of Basic Neuroscience and Behavioral Research
    National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
     
  • Carol Shreffler, Ph.D.
    Health Science Administrator
    Division of Extramural Research and Training
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
     
  • Lillian Shum, Ph.D.
    Director
    Division of Extramural Research
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
     
  • Heidi J. Sofia, Ph.D.
    Program Director
    Division of Genomic Medicine
    National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
     
  • Michael A. Steinmetz, Ph.D.
    Acting Director
    Division of Extramural Research
    National Eye Institute (NEI)
     
  • Nathaniel Stinson, Jr., Ph.D., M.D.
    Acting Director
    Office of Scientific Programs
    National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD)
     
  • Edmund Talley, Ph.D. (Alternate)
    Program Director
    Channels Synapses and Circuits
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
     
  • Stephanie Johnson Webb, Ph.D.
    Scientific Review Officer
    Division of Extramural Research Activities
    National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
     
  • Elizabeth L. Wilder, Ph.D.
    Director
    Office of Strategic Coordination
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Director
    National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

Common Fund Program Leader:

  • Ravi Basavappa, 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)
     

This page last reviewed on November 16, 2017