The Board of Scientific Counselors previews and evaluates the intramural research programs of the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and provides periodic technical and scientific peer review of the work of our research investigators.

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The Board of Scientific Counselors previews and evaluates the intramural research programs of the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and provides periodic technical and scientific peer review of the work of individual investigators in the Division of Intramural Research (DIR).

Board members meet, at the call of the chair, throughout the year, for the purpose of site visits to individual research branches and at least once a year for the full board meeting at which they present their evaluations.

Board of Scientific Counselors Charter

Board members

 

Roster

Chairperson

Brendan Lee, M.D., Ph.D.
Baylor College of Medicine
Term ends June 2020

Members

Lucile L. Adams-Campbell, Ph.D.
Georgetown University Medical Center
Term ends June 2021

Barry S. Coller, M.D.
Rockefeller University
Term ends June 2023

Neal G. Copeland, Ph.D.
UTX MD Anderson Cancer Center
Term ends June 2021

Mark J. Daly, Ph.D.
Broad Institute and MIT
Term ends June 2019

Wayne Grody, M.D., Ph.D.
UCLA School of Medicine
Term ends June 2020

Carole Ober, Ph.D.
The University of Chicago
Term ends June 2023

Sarah Tishkoff, Ph.D.
University of Pennsylvania
Term ends June 2023

Tim M. Townes, Ph.D.
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Schools of Medicine and Dentistry

Term ends June 2021
Susan W. Marino, Ph.D.
Recording Secretary