Publication Details

  • SHARON TERRY (Chair), Genetic Alliance, Washington, DC
  • JOSEPHINE P. BRIGGS, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
  • TIMOTHY COETZEE, National Multiple Sclerosis Society, New York, NY
  • STEVEN GOODMAN, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA
  • ROBERT A. HARRINGTON, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA
  • LYNN HUDSON, Critical Path Institute, Tucson, AZ
  • CHARLES HUGH-JONES, Sanofi-Aventis, Inc., Bridgewater, NJ
  • JAN JOHANNESSEN, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD
  • JEFFREY S. NYE, Janssen Research & Development, LLC, Titusville, NJ
  • RICHARD PLATT, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • WILLIAM Z. POTTER, FNIH Biomarkers Consortium, Philadelphia, PA
  • FRANK W. ROCKHOLD, GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Research and Development, King of Prussia, PA
  • MICHAEL ROSENBLATT, Merck & Co., Inc., Whitehouse Station, NJ
  • VICKI SEYFERT-MARGOLIS, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD
  • DEBORAH A. ZARIN, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

IOM Staff

  • AUTUMN DOWNEY, Program Officer
  • CLARE STROUD, Program Officer
  • REBECCA A. ENGLISH, Associate Program Officer
  • CLAIRE GIAMMARIA, Research Associate
  • FRANK VALLIERE, Research Associate
  • TONIA E. DICKERSON, Senior Program Assistant
  • CRYSTI PARK, Senior Program Assistant
  • BRUCE M. ALTEVOGT, Director, Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders
  • ADAM C. BERGER, Director, Roundtable on Translating Genomic-Based Research for Health
  • ANNE B. CLAIBORNE, Director, Forum on Drug Discovery, Development, and Translation
  • ROGER HERDMAN, Director, Board on Health Care Services
  • SHARYL J. NASS, Director, National Cancer Policy Forum
  • ANDREW M. POPE, Director, Board on Health Sciences Policy



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