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Council Roster

Chairperson

Volkow, Nora D., M.D. 11/30/2019
Director
National Institute on Drug Abuse
National Institutes of Health, DHHS
Bethesda, MD 20892-9581

Members

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

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

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

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

Clark, H. Westley, J.D.,  M.D. 11/30/2019
Dean's Executive Professor
Public Health Program

Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA 95053-0269

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

Dean, Arthur, T., M.A.* 11/30/2018
Major General, U.S. Army, Retired
Chairman and CEO
Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA)
Alexandria, VA 22314

Deisseroth, Karl A., MD, Ph.D. 11/30/2019
D.H. Chen Professor
Departments of Bioengineering and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305

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

Dyak, Marie Gallo 11/30/2019
Executive Vice President
Entertainment Industries Council, Inc.
Chantilly, VA 20151

Giedd, Jay N., M.D. 11/30/2019
Director
Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0949

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

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

Marsch, Lisa A., Ph.D. 11/30/2019
Professor
Department of Psychiatry
Director, Center for Technology and Behavioral Health
Geisel School of Medicine
Dartmouth College
Lebanon, NH 03766

Nunes, Edward V. JR, MD. 11/30/2019
Professor of Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry
New York State Psychiatric Institute
Columbia University
New York, NY 10032

Rancourt, Robert G., J.D. 11/30/2019
Minnesota District Court Judge
Chicago County Government Center
Center City, MN 55012

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

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

* These members have extended their service through May 2019.

This page was last updated October 2018