Council Roster

Chairperson

Volkow, Nora D., M.D. 5/31/2020
Director
National Institute on Drug Abuse
National Institutes of Health, DHHS
Bethesda, MD 20892-9581

Members

Chang, Linda, M.D. 11/30/2020
Professor and Vice Chair for Faculty Development
Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD 21201

D'Onofrio, Gail, M.D. 11/30/2021
Professor and Chair
Department of Emergency Medicine
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT 06519

del Rio, Carlos, M.D. 11/30/2021
Hubert Professor and Chair
Hubert Department of Global Health
Rollins School of Public Health
Emory University
Atlanta, GA 30322

Devi, Lakshmi A, Ph.D. 11/30/2021
Professor and Vice-Chair for Education
Department of Pharmacological Sciences
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY 10029

Goonan, Daniel A. 11/30/2022
Fire Chief
Manchester Fire Department
Manchester, NH 03101

Heidbreder, Christian A., Ph.D. 11/30/2021
Chief Scientific Officer
Indivior, Inc.
Richmond, VA 23235

Kenny, Paul J., Ph.D. 11/30/2022
Ward-Coleman Professor and Chairman
The Fishberg Department of Neuroscience
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY 10029-6574

Mackie, Kenneth P., M.D. 11/30/2020
Linda and Jack Gill Chair of Neuroscience and Professor
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Indiana University
Bloomington, IN 47405

Nickel, Jessica Hulsey 11/30/2022
President and CEO
Addiction Policy Forum
Washington, DC 20001

Walsh, Sharon L., Ph.D. 11/30/2022
Professor
Department of Behavioral Science
College of Medicine
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40502

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

Azar II, Alex M.
Secretary
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Washington, DC 20201

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