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NIDA

Council Roster

Chairperson

Volkow, Nora D., M.D. 11/30/2015
Director
National Institute on Drug Abuse
National Institutes of Health, DHHS
Bethesda, MD 20892-9581

Members

Andorn, Anne C., M.D. 11/30/2017
Medical Director Safety Evaluation and Risk Management
Office of the Chief Medical Officer
Glaxosmithkline
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709

Auerbach, Judith D., Ph.D. 11/30/2018
Professor
Division of Medicine
School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA 94143

Bierut, Laura J., M.D. 11/30/2017
Professor
Department of Psychology
School of Medicine
Washington University, St. Louis
St. Louis, MO 63110

Blendy, Julie A., Ph.D. 11/30/2018
Professor
Department of Pharmacology
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104-3403

Carelli, Regina M., Ph.D. 11/30/2016
Stephen B. Baxter Distinguished Professor
Department of Psychology
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599

Carnevale, John, Ph.D. 11/30/2018
President and CEO
Carnevale Associates, LLC
Gaithersburg, MD 20883

Dean, Arthur T., MA 11/30/2018
Chairman and CEO
Community Anti-Drug Coalitions Of America (CADCA)
Alexandria, VA 22314

Hart, Carl L., Ph.D. 11/30/2015
Associate Professor
Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology
Columbia University
New York, NY 10032

Hildreth, James E.K., Ph.D., M.D. 11/30/2016
Dean, College of Biological Sciences
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
University of California, Davis
Davis, CA 95616

Jernigan, Terry L., Ph.D. 11/30/2015
Professor of Cognitive Science, Psychiatry, and Radiology
Center for Human Development
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0115

Lenox, Robert, H., M.D. 11/30/2015
President
RHL Consulting, LLC
Biopharmaceutical Drug Discovery and Development
Harpswell, ME 04066

Lim, Kelvin O., M.D. 11/30/2015
Professor
Department of Psychiatry
School of Medicine
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Nader, Michael A., Ph.D. 11/30/2015
Professor
Department of Physiology, Pharmacology, and Radiology
Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC 27157-1083

Rotrosen, John P., M.D. 11/30/2015
Professor
Department of Psychiatry
New York University School of Medicine
Department of VA New York Harbor Healthcare System
New York, NY 10010

Strathdee, Steffanie A., Ph.D. 11/30/2018
Associate Dean of Global Health Sciences
Department of Medicine
School of Medicine
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0507

Verdin, Eric M., M.D. 11/30/2017
Associate Director and Senior Investigator
Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA 94103

Executive Secretary

Weiss, Susan R.B., Ph.D. 12/31/2025
Director, Division of Extramural Research
Division of Extramural Research
Office of The Director
National Institute on Drug Abuse
National Institutes of Health, DHHS
Rockville, MD 20892

Ex-Officio Members

Burwell, Sylvia M.
Secretary, HHS
Department of Health and Human Services
Washington, DC 20201

Collins, Francis S., Ph.D., M.D.
Director
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD 20892

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