Faculty Biographies

Adelstein, Robert, M.D., Harvard University; Chief, Laboratory of Molecular Cardiology, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Allen, Joselyn N., Ph.D, Pennsylvania State University; Post-Doctorate IRTA Fellow, Liver Diseases Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Ameli, Rezvan, Ph.D., Alliant University; Psychologist, Pain and Palliative Care Service, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health.

Andreev, Ilya, B.S., University of Virginia; Postbaccalaureate Fellow, Systems Biology and Genome Engineering Section, Genetic Disease Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Ano, Susan, Ph.D., Emory University; Technology Development Coordinator, Technology Transfer Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health.

Arya, Suresh, Ph.D., University of California, San Francisco; Program Director, Developmental Therapeutics Program, Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis, Preclinical Therapeutics Grants Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Avram, Alexandru, Ph.D., Duke University; Research Fellow, Section on Quantitative Imaging and Tissue Sciences, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, National Institutes of Health.

Bachorik, Lawrence, Ph.D., McGill University, Canada; Assistant Commissioner for Communications, Office of the Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration (retired).

Bandres Ciga, Sara, Pharm.D., Ph.D., University of Granada, Spain; Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Laboratory of Neurogenetics, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health.

Barchi, Joseph, Ph.D., University of Hawaii; Senior Scientist, Chemical Biology Laboratory, National Cancer Institute at Frederick, National Institutes of Health.

Barisic, Stefan, M.D., University of Belgrade, Serbia; Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of Transplantation Immunotherapy, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Bebenek, Ilona, Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles; Toxicologist, Division of Antiviral Products, Office of Antimicrobial Products, Food and Drug Administration.

Biesecker, Leslie, M.D., The University of Illinois; Chief and Senior Investigator, Medical Genomics and Metabolic Genetics Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health. Adjunct Assistant Professor, The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Bofill-De Ros, Xavier, Ph.D., Universitat de Barcelona, Spain; Postdoctoral Fellow, RNA Biology Laboratory, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Bourdi, Mohammed, Ph.D., René Descartes University, Paris, France; Toxicologist, Division of Pre-Clinical Innovation, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health.

Brick, Kevin, Ph.D., University of Milan, Italy; Staff Scientist, Genetics and Biochemistry Section, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Byrd, Doratha A., M.P.H., Ph.D., Epidemiology, Emory University; Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Cartier, Pierre, D.M.D., University of Kentucky, M.P.H., The George Washington University; Lead Dentist, Arlington Free Clinic Dental Medicine Department.

Catalano, Jennifer, M.B.A., Georgetown University, Ph.D., University of Maryland; Lead International Trade Analyst, Office of Industries, U.S. International Trade Commission.

Chen, Qingyu, Ph.D., The University of Melbourne, Australia; Postdoctoral Fellow, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.

Chi, Loretta, J.D., George Washington University; Regulatory Policy Analyst, Food and Drug Administration.

Cho, Megan, M.S., The Johns Hopkins University; Associate Director, Johns Hopkins/NIH Genetic Counseling Training Program, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Clatterbuck Soper, Sarah, Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University; Postdoctoral Fellow, Genetics Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Cummings, Patrick J.,  M.S., Sc.D., University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health; Director, Center for Biotechnology Education (Retired), School of Arts and Sciences, Johns Hopkins University.

Dasgupta, Abhijit, Ph.D., University of Washington, Seattle; Director and Chief Data Scientist, ARAASTAT.

Datlof, Barry, M.B.A., University of Chicago; Managing Partner, Pregmama LLC.

Diamond, Jeffrey S., Ph.D., University of California, San Francisco; Senior Investigator, Synaptic Psychology Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health.

Dubinion, John Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh; Pharmacologist, Division of Antiviral Products, Food and Drug Administration.

Dunham, Michael, B.A., Gallaudet University; Adjunct Professor, Department of Special Education, University of Maryland, College Park. Hearing and Speech Agency, ASL instructor. Greenbelt Community Center, ASL instructor.

Durum, Scott, Ph.D., Oak Ridge Associated Universities; Head and Senior Investigator, Cytokines and Immunity Section, National Cancer Institute at Frederick, National Institutes of Health.

Erby, Lori, Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University; Acting Program Director, Genetic Counseling Program, Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health. Adjunct Assistant Professor, The Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Fabryova, Helena, Ph.D., Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic; Posdoctoral Fellow, Viral Biochemistry Section. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Farhat, Tilda, Ph.D., The University of North Carolina; M.P.H., American University of Beirut, Lebanon; Health Scientist Administrator, Office of Science Policy, Planning, Analysis and Reporting, National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health.

Faupel-Badger, Jessica, Ph.D., M.P.H., Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; Chief, Education Branch, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health.

Ferguson, Steven, M.B.A., The George Washington University; Special Advisor, Office of Technology Transfer, National Institutes of Health.

Ferreira, Carlos, M.D., National University of Asunción, Paraguay; Staff Physician, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Finerty, John, Ph.D., Louisiana State University; Chair, Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences.

Fink, Rochelle, M.D., Brown University, J.D., University of Pennsylvania; Senior Health Science Project Specialist, Food and Drug Administration.

Fowlkes, B. J., Ph.D., The George Washington University; Scientist Emeritus, Laboratory of Immune System Biology, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health (retired); Adjunct Professor, The George Washington University.

Gairhe, Salina, Ph.D., University of South Alabama; Research Fellow, Critical Care Medicine Department, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health.

Ghantous, Hanan, Ph.D., University of Uppsala, Sweden; Supervisory Interdisciplinary Scientist, Division of Antiviral Products, Office of Antimicrobial Products, Food and Drug Administration.

Goetz, Anton, Ph.D., Technische Universität Dresden, Germany; Postdoctoral Fellow, Malaria Infection Biology and Immunity Section, Laboratory of Immunogenetics, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Goldstein, Bruce, J.D., Emory University, M.S., The Johns Hopkins University; Chief, Monitoring and Enforcement Unit, Office of Technology Transfer, National Institutes of Health.

Gorrell, Laura, M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Predoctoral Fellow, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health.

Greene, Amanda, Ph.D., University of Maryland; Program Evaluation Lead; NIH Common Fund, Office of the Director, National Institutes of Health.

Hakkinen, Pertti, Ph.D., University of California, San Francisco; Senior Toxicologist, Toxicology and Environmental Health Science Advisor, Division of Specialized Information Services, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.

Haleem, Hafiza, B.A., University of Maryland, College Park; CEO and Principal, Tech Transfer Connection, LLC.

Hall, Robert, Ph.D., University College, University of London, United Kingdom; Program Officer, Enteric and Hepatic Diseases Branch, Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Allergy and infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Hamann, Sue, Ph.D., The Ohio State University; Science Evaluation Officer, Office of the Director, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health.

Haq, Nowreen, M.D., M.P.H., Johns Hopkins University; Clinical Endocrinology Fellow, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Harrington, Brittney, Ph.D., University of Queensland, Australia; Postdoctoral Fellow, Cellular Oncology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Hart, Suzanne, Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University; Associate Investigator, Director, Molecular Genetics Fellowship Program, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Hawkins, James, M.B.A., George Mason University, Ph.D., Baylor College of Medicine; Managing Director, FOCUS Investment Banking, Washington, D.C.

Hefti, Erik, Pharm.D., Ph.D., University at Buffalo; Executive Director and Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.

Heiman, Lee, J.D., Loyola University Chicago; Registered Patent Attorney, Chief IP and Licensing Counsel, Azos AI, LLC.

Helmold Hait, Sabrina, Ph.D., Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Postdoctoral Fellow, Immune Biology of Retroviral Infection Section, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Henderson, Wendy, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh; Chief Investigator, Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Nursing Research, National Institutes of Health.

Henkart, Pierre, Ph.D., Harvard University; Chief, Lymphocyte Cytotoxicity Section, Experimental Immunology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health (retired).

Hirsch, Robert, Ph.D., Kansas State University, E.M.T., University of Missouri; President, Stat-Aid Consulting.

Ho, Mitchell, Ph.D., The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Chief, Antibody Therapy Section, Laboratory of Molecular Biology, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Jha, Shekhar, Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University; Scientific & Regulatory Affairs Manager, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health.

John, Sinu, Ph.D., University of Alabama at Birmingham; Staff Scientist, Laboratory of Systems Biology, National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Jung, Olive, B.A., Northwestern University; Pre-doctoral fellow, NIH-Oxford/Cambridge Scholars Program, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health.

Kagan, Jennifer, B.A., University of Pennsylvania; Director of Program Development and English Instructor, English Now!

Kaur, Gurmeet, Ph.D., CSIR-Institute of Microbial Technology, India; Postdoctoral fellow, Computational Biology Branch, National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.

Kesner, Andrew, Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University; Postdoctoral Fellow, Section on Synaptic Pharmacology, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health.

Khanna, Rita, J.D., University of Maryland, Ph.D., The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; President, International Technology Transfer Management Inc.

Ko, Kyung Dae, Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University; Research Fellow, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Koushik, Shrinagesh, Ph.D., University of Georgia; Regulatory Compliance and Business Development Consultant, BDRA Consulting LLC.

Krauthamer, Victor, Ph.D., The State University of New York at Buffalo; Scientist, U.S. Public Health Service (retired).

Kropp, Peter, Ph.D., Vanderbilt University; Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of Biochemistry and Genetics, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Kumari, Daman, Ph.D., Jawaharlal Nehru University, India; Staff Scientist, Gene Structure and Disease Section, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Langer, Eric, M.S., American University; President and Managing Partner, BioPlan Associates, Inc.

Langer, Lynn Johnson, Ph.D., Antioch University, M.B.A. Johns Hopkins University; Executive Dean, Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences.

Lauziere, Andrew,  M.S., University of Maryland, College Park; IRTA Research Fellow, Section on High Resolution Optical Imaging, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, National Institutes of Health.

Leshuk, Richard A., M.S., University of Michigan; Scientific Advisor, Chairman, DC Technology Transfer Society (T2SDC).

Li, Jeffrey, M.D., Virginia Commonwealth University; SAS Programmer, Emmes Corporation.

Loomans, Holli, Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, M.P.H., University of Texas at Houston; Cancer Prevention Fellow, Gastrointestinal and Other Cancers Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Lopez Mitnik, Gabriela, M. Phil., Pardee RAND Graduate School; Statistician, Program Analysis and Reporting Branch, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health.

Losada Brown, Liliana, Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park; Program Officer, Office of Genomics and Advanced Technologies, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Luderman, Kathryn, Ph.D., University of Michigan; Postdoctoral Fellow, Molecular Neuropharmacology Section, National Institute of Neurological Disease and Stroke, National Institutes of Health.

Maciel, Milton, Ph.D., University of São Paulo, Brazil, Pharm.D., Catholic University of Pelotas, Brazil; Head of Immunology, Senior Staff Scientist, Enterotoxigenic Vaccine Development Group, Naval Medical Research Center.

Mackem, Susan, M.D., The Johns Hopkins University, Ph.D., University of Chicago; Senior Investigator, Cancer and Developmental Biology Laboratory, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Makareeva, Elena, Ph.D., Emanuel Institute of Biochemical Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia; Staff Scientist, Section on Physical Biochemistry, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health.

Marcus, Pamela, Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Epidemiologist, Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Marcus, Stephen, Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Health Science Officer, Health Services Research and Development Service, Office of Research and Development, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs.

Maris, Melinda, Ph.D., Emory University; Assistant Dean, Education, Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences.

Matthews, Michael, M.S., R.A.C., University of Maryland University College; Senior Specialist, Regulatory Affairs, Emergent Biosolutions, Inc.

Meitzler, Marguerite, B.A., Hood College; Founder and CEO, Science Writing.

Miessau, Matthew, M.S., Georgetown University; Analyst, Epidarex Capital. Miller, Fran, M.Ed., University of Maryland; Director, Bendara Communications.

Miller, Fran, M.Ed., University of Maryland; Director, Bendara Communications.

Mimm, Nancy, R.N., M.S.N., D.N.P., Rutgers University; Assistant Professor of Population Health Nursing, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.

Mine, Sohtaro, Ph.D., The University of Tokyo, Japan; Postdoctoral Fellow, Medical Virology Section, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Muenke, Maximilian, M.D., Free University of Berlin, Germany; Chief, Medical Genetics Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Mukoyama, Yosuke, Ph.D., The University of Tokyo, Japan; Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Stem Cell and Neurovascular Biology, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Noguchi, Constance, Ph.D., The George Washington University; Chief, Molecular Cell Biology Section, Molecular Medicine Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Nordman, Jacob Ph.D., George Mason University; Research Fellow, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health.

Nuhanovic, Antej, M.S., George Mason University; Bioinformatician.

Ohlemacher, Shannon, Ph.D., Washington University, St. Louis; Postdoctoral Fellow, Natural Products Chemistry Section, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Olmstead, Krystyna, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania and Thomas Jefferson University; Bioinformatics Research Specialist, Research Technologies Branch, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Omari, Shakib, Ph.D., University of Toronto, Canada; Postdoctoral Fellow, Section on Physical Biochemistry, Section on Organelle Biology, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health.

Ororbia-Knapton, Diana, C.P.A., B.Sc., Benjamin Franklin University; Government Contract Accounting and Compliance, Director, Emergent BioSolutions.

Peng, Yifan, Ph.D., University of Delaware; Research Fellow, National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.

Piacentino, Daria, M.D., Ph.D., Sapienza University of Rome, Italy; Postdoctoral Visiting Fellow, Clinical Psychoneuroendocrinology and Neuropsychopharmacology Section, National institute on Drug Abuse and National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health.

Poliakov, Eugenia, Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland; Staff Scientist, Molecular Mechanisms Section, National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Pratto, Florencia, Ph.D., Autónoma University, Madrid, Spain; Research Fellow, Genetics and Biochemistry Section, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Ramelli, Sabrina, Ph.D., University of South Alabama; Postdoctoral Fellow, Critical Care Medicine Department, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health.

Provorny, Frederick, J.D., Columbia University; President, Center for New Technology Enterprise.

Robinson, Jeffrey, Ph.D., Dartmouth College, M.S., The Johns Hopkins University; Postdoctoral Fellow, Digestive Disorders Unit, National Institute of Nursing Research, National Institutes of Health.

Romaine, Joan, M.P.H., The George Washington University; Senior Public Health Advisor, Global Alcohol Research Program, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health.

Rosenberg, Yves, M.D., University of Lyon, France, M.P.H., The Johns Hopkins University; Chief, Atherothrombosis and Coronary Artery Disease Branch, Division of Cardiovascular Sciences, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Ryan, Philip, Ph.D., The George Washington University; Deputy Director, Graduate Programs and Student Services, NIH Graduate Partnerships Program, Office of Intramural Training and Education, Office of the Director, National Institutes of Health.

Salgaller, Michael, Ph.D., The Ohio State University; Unit Supervisor, Technology Transfer Section, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Salicrup, Luis, Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey; Senior Advisor for Global Health, Center for Global Health, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health; Senior Advisor for Global Health Research, World Heritage Organization (PAHO/WHO); Fulbright Outstanding Scholar in Global Health.

Sancho, Alfredo, Ph.D., University of Southern California; Senior Public Health Advisor/Compliance Oversight Officer, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Segura, Humberto, Ed.D., University of Houston; Spanish instructor.

Shaffer, Arthur, Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University; Staff Scientist, Lymphoid Malignancies Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Shah, Deven, Ph.D., The State University of New York at Buffalo; Vice President, Asclepius Solutions, Inc.

Shallcross, Mary Ann, M.B.A., Loyola University Chicago; President, Strategic-Bio.

Sharon, Elad, M.D., Baylor College of Medicine, M.P.H., Harvard University; Senior Investigator, Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis, Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program, Investigational Drug Branch, Biological Evaluation, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Shin, Hoo-Chang, Ph.D., University of London, United Kingdom; Solutions Architect, Deep Learning and Healthcare, NVIDIA Corporation.

Shukla, Arvind Kumar, Ph.D., Jamia Hamdard, India; Research Fellow, Axon Guidance and Neural Connectivity Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health.

Shukla, Suneet, Ph.D., Jawaharlal Nehru University, India; Pharmacologist, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration.

Sissung, Tristan, Ph.D., The George Washington University, M.Sc., University of California, Riverside; Staff Scientist, Office of the Clinical Director, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Souto-Maior, Caetano, Ph.D., M.P.H., Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Portugal; IRTA Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of Systems Genetics, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Sova, Thomas, J.D., University of Baltimore School of Law; Intellectual Property Manager II, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research.

Spiegel, Carol, J.D., The George Washington University; Administrative Patent Judge, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (retired).

Streicher, Howard, M.D., New York University; Physician, Investigational Drug Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Swartout, Jennifer, M.S., Maryland University of Integrative Health; Adjunct Professor, Maryland University of Integrative Health; Licensed Dietician Nutritionist; Certified Nutrition Specialist.

Tatusova, Tatiana, Ph.D., Moscow State University, Russia; Senior Scientist, National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.

Tedeschi, Stephen, Ph.D., University of Florida; Research and Operations Management Leader, Patent Vantage LLC.

Terse, Pramod, Ph.D., Auburn University; Toxicologist, Division of Pre-Clinical Innovation, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health.

Tetreault, Jesse, M.Sc., Clemson University; Solutions Architect, Deep Learning and Healthcare, NVIDIA Corporation.

Tiso, Mauro, Ph.D., Cleveland State University; Professorial Lecturer, American University.

Venkatachalam, Sundar, Ph.D., The Ohio State University; Chief, Pre-Clinical Therapeutics Grants Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Wai, Thanda, Ph.D., Michigan State University; Senior Technology License Monitoring and Enforcement Specialist, Office of Technology Transfer, National Institutes of Health.

Wang, Philip, Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park; Director, NIH Graduate Partnerships Program, Office of Intramural Training and Education, Office of the Director, National Institutes of Health.

Williams Avram, Sarah, Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Contractor, Office of the Director, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health.

Wisniewski, David, Ph.D., University of Maryland, Baltimore; Postdoctoral Fellow, Women’s Malignancies Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.

Wood, Brandon, D.H.A., Central Michigan University; Commander, Unites States Public Health Service; Senior Program Management and Public Health Project Officer, Office of Southern Health Services, Health Resources and Services Administration.

Wrzesinski, Claudia, Ph.D., German Cancer Research Center, Germany, D.V.M., Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany; Pharmacologist, Office of Vaccines Research and Review, Food and Drug Administration.

Xia, Ashley, M.D., Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, China, Ph.D., Wayne State University; Director, Data Science and Chemical Analysis Program, Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health; Licensed Acupuncturist, The U.S. Center for Chinese Medicine by Beijing University of Chinese Medicine.

Xiao, Tiaojiang, Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Staff Scientist, Laboratory of Molecular Biology, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Yun, Sijung, Ph.D., Boston University; Founder and CEO of Yotta Biomed, LLC.; Contractor, Developmental Biology Section, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

Zarate, Carlos, M.D., Catholic University of Cordoba, Argentina; Chief, Mood Disorders Research Unit, Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health.

Zarrella, Tiffany, Ph.D., Albany Medical College; Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of Molecular Biology, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.