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The Board of Scientific Counselors of the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) advises the NIH Director, Deputy Director for Intramural Research, the NLM Director, and the NCBI Director about the intramural research and development programs of the NCBI. Regularly scheduled visits are held by the Board members for assessment of NCBI research and development programs in progress, assessment of proposed programs, and evaluation of the productivity and performance of staff scientists. Meetings are held twice a year at the National Library of Medicine.



SEIDMAN, Christine E., M.D.
Department of Medicine and Genetics
Harvard Medical School
77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, NRB-256
Boston, MA 02115


BOEHNKE, Michael, Ph.D.
School of Public Health
University of Michigan
1415 Washington Heights
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Department of Microbiology and Cell Science
University of Florida
P.O. Box 110700
Gainesville, FL 32611

EDWARDS, Scott V., Ph.D
Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Harvard University
26 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

GREEN, Rachel, Ph.D
Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
School of Medicine
Johns Hopkins University
725 N. Wolfe Street 702A PCTB
Baltimore, MD 21205

GUY, Kip, Ph.D
Department of Chemical Biology and Therapeutics
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105

WU, Chung-I, Ph.D.
Department of Ecology and Evolution
University of Chicago
1101 57th Street
Chicago, IL 60637

ZHANG, Jianzhi George, Ph.D.
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
University of Michigan
830 North University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Executive Secretary:

LIPMAN, David J., M.D.
National Center for Biotechnology Information
National Library of Medicine
Bethesda, MD 20894

Revised: September 19, 2014
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