NIGMS Human Genetic Cell Repository Scientific Advisory Committee


Laura Conlin, Ph.D., FACMG    
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania 
     Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Gonçalo Rocha Abecasis, Ph.D.     
University of Michigan   
     Chair, Department of Biostatistics - School of Public Health
     Felix E. Moore Collegiate Professor of Biostatistics, Center for Statistical Genetics

Amanda Bergner, MS
Columbia University
     Senior Genetic Counselor / Clinical and Research Coordinator

Sandra J. Engle, Ph.D.   
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc.    
      Associate Director Human Cell Biology

Madhuri Hegde, Ph.D., FACMG   
Emory University School of Medicine  
     Executive Director, Emory Genetics Laboratory  
     Professor, Department of Human Genetics and Department of Pediatrics

Generosa Grana, MD, FACP
MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper
     Director
Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
     Professor of Medicine

Lisa Kalman, Ph.D.    
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
OPHSS/CSELS/DLPSS, Laboratory Research and Evaluation Branch 
     Health Scientist

Debra J.H. Mathews, Ph.D., MA  

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine 
     Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics 
Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics 
     Assistant Director for Science Programs

Andrew J. Sharp, Ph.D.   
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 
     Associate Professor, Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences 

Evan Y. Snyder, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.A.P    
Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute
     Director and Professor, Center for Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine
     Director, Stem Cell Research Center
University of California, San Diego
     Faculty Physician, Department of Pediatrics
     Faculty, Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program
Southern California Stem Cell Consortium
     Scientific Steering Committee
Sanford Children's Health Research Center
     Associate Member