MOD Participants List

National Human Genome Research Institute

National Institutes of Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


The NIH/NIAID/Wellcome Trust
Workshop on Model Organism Databases

National Human Genome Research Institute

Bethesda, Md.
April 29-30, 2002

Participants List

Michael J. Anderson
Research Fellow
University of Manchester
United Kingdom

Rolf Apweiler
SWISS-PROT Coordinator
SWISS-PROT
European Bioinformatics Institute
European Molecular Biology Laboratory
United Kingdom

Michael Ashburner
Professor of Biology
FlyBase/Go
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom

Kathryn S. Aultman
Program Officer
National Institute of Allergy and
Infectious Diseases
National Institutes of Health

Ewan Birney
Team Leader
Ensembl
European Molecular Biology Laboratory
European Bioinformatics Institute
United Kingdom

Judith Blake
Research Scientist
The Jackson Laboratory

Thomas Brettin
Staff Member
STDGEN

Lisa D. Brooks
Program Director
Genetic Variation Program and
Genome Informatics Program
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health

C. Titus Brown
Graduate Student
Sea Urchin Genome Project
California Institute of Technology

R. Andrew Cameron
Senior Research Associate
Sea Urchin Genome Project
California Institute of Technology

Govind Chandra
Microbial Bioinformaticist
ScoDB
Molecular Microbiology
John Innes Centre
United Kingdom

Michael C. Chang
Director, Biological Models and
Materials Research
Division of Comparative Medicine
National Center for Research Resources
National Institutes of Health

J. Michael Cherry
Associate Professor (Research)
Saccharomyces Genome Database
Stanford University School of Medicine

Rex L. Chisholm
Director and Principal Investigator
DictyBase
Northwestern University Medical School

Michael Dunn
Project Development Officer
The Wellcome Trust
United Kingdom

Greg D. Eley
Senior Consultant
Booz Allen & Hamilton Inc.

Leland Ellis
National Program Leader, Genomics
and Bioinformatics
National Program Staff
Agricultural Research Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture

Janan T. Eppig
Senior Staff Scientist
Mouse Genome Database (MGD)
The Jackson Laboratory

Helen Fisher
Scientific Programme Officer
The Wellcome Trust
The Wellcome Building
United Kingdom

Brian T. Foley
Staff Scientist
Human Immunodeficiency Viruses Genetic
Sequences and Immunology Databases
Los Alamos National Laboratory

Lynn Frampton
Science Program Analyst
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health

William M. Gelbart
Professor
FlyBase
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Harvard University

Damian Gessler
Interim Lead, Computational Systems Biology
National Center for Genome Resources

Donald L. Gilbert
Associate Scientist, Bioinformatics
FlyBase
Indiana University

Brian Gilman
Group Leader
Medical and Population Genetics
OmniGene
Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research

Maria Y. Giovanni
Assistant Director for Microbial Genomics
National Institute of Allergy and
Infectious Diseases
National Institutes of Health

Peter Good
Program Director
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health

Michael Gottlieb
Chief, Parasitology and International
Programs Branch
National Institute of Allergy and
Infectious Diseases
National Institutes of Health

Franziska B. Grieder
Director
Laboratory Animal Science Program
Mutant Mouse Regional Resource Centers
National Center for Research Resources
National Institutes of Health

John D. Harding, Ph.D.
Health Scientist Administrator
National Center for Research Resources
National Institutes of Health

Maryanna Henkart
Director
Division of Molecular and Cellular
Biosciences
National Science Foundation

Deborah B. Henken
Health Scientist Administrator
Developmental Biology, Genetics and Teratology Branch
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
National Institutes of Health

Tyl Hewitt
Chief
Developmental Biology, Genetics and
Teratology Branch
National Institute of Child Health and
Human Development
National Institutes of Health

Al Ivens
Project Manager
GeneDB
Sanger Institute
Wellcome Trust Genome Campus
United Kingdom

Belinda M. Jackson
Program Analyst
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health
Stephanie James
Deputy Director
Ellison Medical Foundation

Lorette C. Javois
Health Scientist Administrator
Developmental Biology, Genetics and
Teratology Branch
National Institute of Child Health and
Human Development

Elke Jordan
Deputy Director
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health

Peter Karp
Program Manager
EcoCyc
SRI International
Arthur M. Katz
Physical Scientist
U.S. Department of Energy

Arshad Khan
Bioinformatician
ViruloGenome
Division of Immunity and Infection
University of Birmingham Medical School
United Kingdom

Steve Klein
Project Officer
National Institute of Child Health and
Human Development
National Institutes of Health

Dennis L. Knudson
Professor of Entomology/Microbiology
Mosquito Genomics (MsqDB, AaeDB)
Department of Bioagricultural Sciences
and Pest Management
College of Agricultural Sciences
Colorado State University

Elliot J. Lefkowitz
Research Associate Professor
Director
Molecular and Genetic Bioinformatics Facility
Department of Microbiology
University of Alabama, Birmingham

Suzanna Lewis
Director of Informatics, BDGP
FlyBase
University of California, Berkeley

Martha S. Lundberg
Health Scientist Administrator
Program Official, Rat Genome Database
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
National Institutes of Health

Donna Maglott
Staff Scientist
LocusLink
National Center for Biotechnology
Information
National Library of Medicine
National Institutes of Health

Ken Nakamura
Scientific Review Administrator
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health

Steve Oliver
Professor of Genomics
GIMS, CADRE
School of Biological Sciences
University of Manchester

Eduardo Orias
Research Professor of Genomics
Tetrahymena Genome Database
Department of Molecular, Cellular and
Developmental Biology
University of California, Santa Barbara

Jane L. Peterson
Program Director
Large Scale Sequencing
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health

Rudy O. Pozzatti
Scientific Review Administrator
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health

Manuela Pruess
Curation Coordinator
SWISS-PROT
European Bioinformatics Institute
European Molecular Biology Laboratory
Wellcome Trust Genome Campus

Sue Rhee
Director
Arabidopsis Information Resource (TAIR)
Carnegie Institution of Washington

Joel Richardson
Research Scientist
MGI
The Jackson Laboratory

Martin Ringwald
Associate Staff Scientist
GXD/MGI
The Jackson Laboratory

Jerry Roberts
Scientific Review Administrator
Office of Scientific Review
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health

Jonathan Schug
Programmer/Analyst
PlasmoDB, Allgenes, GUS
University of Pittsburgh

Lincoln Stein
Associate Professor
WormBase
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Paul W. Sternberg
Professor and Investigator
Wormbase
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Division of Biology
California Institute of Technology

Katherine Taylor
Program Officer
Hepatitis C
National Institute of Allergy and
Infectious Diseases
National Institutes of Health

Peter J. Tonellato
Director
Rat Genome Database
Bioinformatics Research Center
Medical College of Wisconsin

Simon Twigger
Assistant Professor
Rat Genome Database
Medical College of Wisconsin
Peter Vize
Associate Professor
Xenbase
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Calgary

Doreen Ware
Scientific Programmer
Gramene
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Monte Westerfield
Professor
ZFIN (Zebrafish Model Organism Database)
Institute of Neuroscience
University of Oregon

Kris Wetterstrand
Program Analyst
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health

Owen White
Director, Bioinformatics
Comprehensive Microbial Resource
The Institute for Genomic Research

Paul B. Wolfe
Program Director
Division of Genetics and
Developmental Biology
National Institute of General
Medical Sciences
National Institutes of Health

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