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Roster of the National Advisory Council For Human Genome Research

September 2017

Chairperson

Eric D. Green, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health
31 Center Drive
Building 31, Room 4B09
Bethesda, MD 20892-2152

Members

(Term expiration date in parentheses)

Eric Boerwinkle, Ph. D. (2018)
Dean & Professor
The University of Texas Health Science Center
School of Public Health
1200 Pressler Street, Room W114A
Houston, TX 77030

Brenton R. Graveley, Ph.D. (2019)
John and Donna Krenicki Professor of Genomics & Personalized Healthcare
Interim Chair
University of Connecticut Health
400 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030

Gail Henderson, Ph.D.  (2019)
Professor, Department of Social Medicine
Director, Center for Genomics and Society
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
333 S. Columbia Street, 347 MacNider Hall
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7240

Chanita Hughes Halbert, Ph.D. (2018)
Associate Dean for Assessment & Evaluation
Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Endowed Chair for Cancer Equity, Hollings Cancer Center
Medical University of South Carolina
86 Jonathan Lucas Street, MSC 955
Charleston, SC 29425

Dan M. Roden, M.D.  (2018)
Senior Vice President for Personalized Medicine
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
1285 MRB IV
Nashville, TN 37232-0575

Jay Shendure M.D., Ph.D. (2018)
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Professor, Department of Genome Science
University of Washington
3720 15th Avenue NE
Foege Bldg South, S210
Seattle, WA  98195-5065

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Jeffrey R. Botkin, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Vice President for Research Integrity
University of Utah
75 So. 2000 E. #:108
Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Carol J. Bult, Ph.D.
Professor and Knowlton Family Chair
Deputy Director, The Jackson Laboratory Cancer Center
Scientific Director, PDX and Cancer Avatar Program 
The Jackson Laboratory (JAX)
600 Main Street, RL13
Bar Harbor, ME 04609

Wendy K. Chung, M.D., Ph.D.
Kennedy Family Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine
Columbia University
1150 Saint Nicholas Avenue
Room 620
New York, NY 10032

Patricia Deverka, M.D.
Principal Researcher
American Institutes for Research
100 Europa Drive
Suite 315
Chapel Hill, NC 27517

Levi Garraway, M.D., Ph.D. 
Sr. Vice President
Global Development & Medical Affairs 
Eli Lilly and Company
Lilly Corporate Center
Indianapolis, IN  46285

Jonathan L. Haines, Ph.D.
Chairman, Department of Population & Quantitative Sciences
Director, Institute of Computational Biology
Case Western Reserve University
2103 Cornell Road
Cleveland, OH 44106

Trey Ideker, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine
Director, National Resource for Network Biology
Director, San Diego Center for Systems Biology
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0688
La Jolla, CA 92093

Rafael Irizarry, Ph.D.
Professor
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

Mark Johnston, Ph.D. 
Professor 
Chair, Department of BioChemistry & Molecular Genetics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Research South Tower
12801 E 17th Avenue
P. O. Box 6511, Mailstop 8101
Aurora, CO 80045

Sharon E. Plon, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Baylor College of Medicine
Feigin Tower Suite 12000
1102 Bates Street
Houston, TX 77030

Jonathan K. Pritchard, Ph.D.
Professor, Departments of Genetic & Biology
Stanford University
318 Campus Drive, Clark Center, Building #S240
Stanford, CA 94305

Aviv Regev, Ph.D.
PI and Core Member 
Broad Institute, MIT
415 Main Street
Cambridge, MA 02142

Val C. Sheffield, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Pediatrics and Ophthalmology
Investigator, Wynn Institute for Vision Research
Director, Division of Medical Genetics
University of Iowa
4181 MERF
375 Newton Road
Iowa City, IA 52242

Executive Secretary

Rudy Pozzatti, Ph.D.
Deputy Director
Division of Extramural Operations
Scientific Review Officer & Co-Chief, Review Branch
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health
5635 Fishers Lane, MSC 9305
Bethesda, MD 20892

Liaisons

Ellen Giarelli, Ed.D., M.S.N., CRNP
International Society of Nurses in Genetics
Associate Professor
Drexel University
1601 Cherry Street
Philadelphia, PA  19102

Mona Miller, M.P.P.
American Society of Human Genetics
Executive Director
9650 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20814

James C. O'Leary, M.B.A.
Genetic Alliance
Chief Innovation Officer
4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 404
Washington, DC 20008

Rhonda Schonberg, M.S.
National Society of Genetic Counselors
Genetic Counselor IV
Division of Genetics and Metabolism
Children's National Health Services
111 Michigan Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20010

Michael S. Watson, M.S., Ph.D.
American College of Medical Genetics & Genomics
Executive Director
7220 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 300
Bethesda, MD 20814

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Last Updated: September 1, 2017

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NACHGR Charter