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Executive Committee 2017-2018

Laura Calvi, M.D.
Professor of Medicine (Endocrine/Metabolism), Neurosurgery, Pharmacology & Physiology

Scott Friedland
3rd year graduate student in MSTP; President of MSTP Student Council (student representative)

Stephen Dewhurst, Ph.D.
Dean's Professor & Chair of Microbiology & Immunology

Robert Gross, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Neurology; Director, Academic Research Track

Marc Halterman, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neurology, Neuroscience, and Pediatrics; Associate Director, MSTP; Director, Scientific Reasoning in Medicine Course

David Lambert, M.D.
Professor of Medicine; Senior Associate Dean of Undergraduate Medical Education

Hartmut Land, Ph.D.
Professor of Biochemistry & Biophysics; Director, Biomedical Genetics

Edith Lord, Ph.D.
Professor of Microbiology & Immunology; Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Education

Lynne Maquat, Ph.D.
J. Lowell Orbison Distinguished Service Alumni Professor of Biochemistry & Biophysics Director, Center for RNA Biology

M. Kerry O'Banion, M.D., Ph.D.
Vice Chair and Professor of Neuroscience; Director, MSTP

Gary Paige, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Brain/Cognitive Sciences and the Center for Visual Science; Professor of Neurology, Neuroscience, and Ophthalmology (emeritus)

Alice Pentland, M.D.
Professor & Chair of Dermatology

J. Edward Puzas, Ph.D.
Professor of Orthopaedics; Senior Associate Dean for Basic Science Research

Nina Schor, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor & Chair, Pediatrics; Chair of MD/PhD Executive Committee

Patricia Sime, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary Disease & Critical Care, Cancer Center, Environmental Medicine, Microbiology & Immunology

Mark Taubman, M.D.
Professor of Medicine; Dean, School of Medicine & Dentistry

Stephanie Syc-Mazurek, Ph.D.
3rd year medical student in MSTP; Past President of MSTP Student Council (alternate student representative)

Admissions Committee 2017-18

W. Richard Burack, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and Cancer Center; Director, Hematopathology Unit

Dawling Dionisio-Santos
3rd year graduate student in the MD/PhD Program (student representative

Paul Dunman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Microbiology & Immunology

Michelle Dziejman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Microbiology & Immunology

Michael Elliott, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Microbiology & Immunology

Frank Gigliotti, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics (Pediatric Infectious Disease), Chief; Associate Chair for Academic Affairs

Marc Halterman, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neurology, Neuroscience, and Pediatrics; Associate Director, MSTP; Director, Scientific Reasoning in Medicine Course

Stephen Hammes, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology & Physiology; Chief, Endocrinology & Metabolism Division

Denise Hocking, Ph.D.
Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology, and Biomedical Engineering

Krystel Huxlin, Ph.D.
Professor of Ophthaolmology, Neurobiology and Anatomy, and Brain and Cognitive Sciences

Gail V.W. Johnson, Ph.D.
Professor of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology & Physiology and Center for Neural Development & Disease

David Mathews, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Biochemistry & Biophysics; Director, Biophysics Graduate Program; Associate Director, Center for RNA Biology

Margot Mayer-Proschel, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biomedical Genetics and Neuroscience

Craig Morrell, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine, Aab Cardiovascular Research Institute

Flavia Nobay, M.D.
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine; Associate Dean for Medical Admissions

M. Kerry O'Banion, M.D., Ph.D.
Vice Chair and Professor of Neuroscience; Director, MSTP (Chair)

Michael O'Reilly, Ph.D.
Professor of Pediatrics and Environmental Medicine

Douglas Portman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biomedical Genetics, Biology, and Neuroscience

Andrew Smith
3rd year graduate student in the MD/PhD Program (student representative)

Edwin VanWijngaarden, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Community & Preventive Medicine; Division Chief of Epidemiology