amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

Scientific Advisory Committee

Mario Stevenson, Ph.D. (Chair)
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases
Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine
University of Miami

Galit Alter, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Deborah Anderson, Ph.D.
Professor and Director
Division of Reproductive Biology
Boston University School of Medicine

Warren A. Andiman, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics, Epidemiology and Public Health
Department of Pediatrics
Yale University School of Medicine

Michael Betts, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Microbiology
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Jason Brenchley, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator
Vaccine Research Center
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases 
National Institutes of Health

Dennis R. Burton, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Immunology
The Scripps Research Institute

Salvatore T. Butera, D.V.M., Ph.D
Chief Science Officer
Scripps CHAVI-ID
The Scripps Research Institute

Edward Campbell, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
School of Medicine
Loyola University at Chicago

Alex Carballo-Dieguez, Ph.D.
Research Scientist and Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology
HIV Center, NYS Psychiatric Institute
Columbia University

David B. Clifford, M.D.
Professor
Department of Neurology
Washington University School of Medicine

C. Budd Colby, Ph.D.
Principal
Colby Biomedical Consultants

Grant Colfax, M.D.
Director of HIV Prevention and Research
San Francisco Department of Public Health

Elizabeth Connick, M.D.
Professor
Division of Infectious Diseases
University of Colorado

Deborah Jean Cotton, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine

Bryan Richard Cullen, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Genetics
Duke University Medical Center

Susanna Cunningham-Rundles, Ph.D.
Professor of Immunology
Department of Pediatrics
Cornell University Medical College

Richard Thomas D'Aquila, M.D.
Director, Northwestern HIV Translational Research Center
The Howard Taylor Rickets Professor of Medicine,
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine
Northwestern University

Sherry Deren, Ph.D.
Director
Center for Drug Use and HIV Research
New York University College of Nursing

Roger Detels, M.D., M.S.
Professor of Epidemiology
School of Public Health
University of California, Los Angeles

Carl W. Dieffenbach, Ph.D.
Director
Division of AIDS (DAIDS)
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
National Institutes of Health

Daniel C. Douek, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief, Human Immunology Section
Vaccine Research Center
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
National Institutes of Health

D. Peter Drotman, M.D., M.P.H.
Editor in-Chief
Emerging Infectious Diseases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Anke A. Ehrhardt, Ph.D.
Director and Professor
Department of Psychiatry
Columbia University, NY State Psychiatric Institute

Homayoon Farzadegan, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Epidemiology
The Johns Hopkins University

Dianne M. Finkelstein, Ph.D.
Director of Biostatistics
Cancer Center Biostatistics
Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Gerald Herbert Friedland, M.D.
Professor and Director, AIDS Program
Department of Internal Medicine
Yale School of Medicine

Howard E. Gendelman, M.D.
David T. Purtilo Professor of Pathology and Microbiology
Department of Pathology and Microbiology
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Nancy L. Haigwood, Ph.D.
Director and Senior Scientist
Division of  Pathobiology and Immunology
Oregon National Primate Research Center

Timothy Henrich, M.D.
Instructor in Medicine, Associate Physician
Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Charles H. Hinkin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Science
University of California School of Medicine

David Ho, M.D.
Scientific Director, Chief Executive Officer
Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center

Thomas J. Hope, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology
Northwestern University,  Feinberg School of Medicine

Shiu-Lok Hu, Ph.D.
Professor
School of Pharmacy
University of Washington

Jonathan Karn, Ph.D.
Director
Case Center for AIDS Research
Case Western Reserve University

Vineet KewalRamani, Ph.D.
Chief, Model Development Section
HIV Drug Resistance Program
National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health

Richard Kornbluth, M.D., Ph.D.
President and Chief Scientific Officer
Multimeric Biotherapeutics, Inc.

Richard A. Koup, M.D.
Chief, Immunology Laboratory
Vaccine Research Center
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
National Institutes of Health

Nathaniel R. Landau, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Microbiology
New York University School of Medicine

Alan L. Landay, Ph.D.
Professor and Associate Chairman
Department of Immunology and Microbiology
Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center

Michael Lederman, M.D.
Scott R. Inkley Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine
and Co-Director, Center for AIDS Research
Case Western Reserve University

Tun-Hou Lee, D.Sc.
Professor of Virology
Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Harvard School of Public Health

Michael J. Leibowitz, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Robert J. Levine, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS
Yale University

Mathias Lichterfeld, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital

Judy Lieberman, M.D., Ph.D.
Senior Investigator
Immune Disease Institute
Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School

H. Kim Lyerly, M.D.
Professor in Surgery, Immunology, Pathology
Duke Comprehensive Cancer Institute
Duke University Medical Center

Frank Maldarelli, M.D., Ph.D.
Investigator
HIV DRP Host-Virus Interactions Branch
National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health

David M. Margolis, M.D.
Professor of Microbiology, Medicine and Public Health
School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Martin H. Markowitz, M.D.
Staff Investigator
Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center

Kenneth Hugh Mayer, M.D.
Infectious Disease Attending & Director of HIV Prevention Research
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Medical Research Director, Co-Chair
The Fenway Institute/Fenway Health

Joseph M. McCune, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine
Division of Experimental Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

Donna Mildvan, M.D.
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Beth Israel Medical Center

Jay A. Nelson, Ph.D.
Professor and Director
Division of  Pathobiology and Immunology
Oregon Health Sciences University

Nancy Padian, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Executive Director
Women's Global Health Imperative
RTI International
Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of California, San Francisco

Savita Pahwa, M.D.
Director
Microbiology and Immunology
Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine
University of Miami

Tristram G. Parslow, M.D., Ph.D.
William Patterson Timmie Professor and Chair
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine

Matija Peterlin, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology
Department of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

Lynn Pulliam, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Medicine
University of California, San Francisco 
Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Lee Ratner, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine

Andrew Rice, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology
Baylor College of Medicine

Melissa Robbiani, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist and Director of Biomedical HIV Research
Center for Biomedical Research
Population Council

Ruth M. Ruprecht, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine
Department of Cancer Immunology and AIDS
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School

Frederick A. Schmitt, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Departments of Neurology, Psychiatry and Psychology
University of Kentucky Medical Center

Gerald Schochetman, Ph.D.
Director, AIDS Research and Retrovirus Discovery
Abbott Laboratories

Robert Turner Schooley, M.D.
Academic Vice Chair
Professor and Head
Department of Medicine/Division of Infectious Diseases
University of California, San Diego

Gail Skowron, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
Roger Williams Medical Center

Leonidas Stamatatos, Ph.D.
Full Member and Director of Viral Vaccines Program
Seattle Biomedical Research Institute

Ernest F. Terwilliger, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Barbara Visscher, M.D., Dr.P.H.
Professor of Epidemiology
Department of Epidemiology
University of California, Los Angeles

David Vlahov, Ph.D.
Director
Center for Urban Epidemiologic Studies
New York Academy of Medicine

David J. Volsky, Ph.D.
Professor and Director
Department of Pathology and Medicine
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center and Columbia University

Steven S. Witkin, Ph.D.
Professor and Director
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Weill Medical College of Cornell University

Peter R. Wolfe, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor
University of California, Los Angeles

Richard T. Wyatt, Ph.D.
Professor of Immunology
IAVI Center for Neutralizing Antibodies 
The Scripps Research Institute

 

Updated: 1/2014