National Academy of Medicine

Class of 2016

President Victor J. Dzau will welcome members elected in 2016 at the October 2017 NAM Annual Meeting.  These new members include:

Anissa Abi-Dargham, M.D.
Professor and Vice Chair of Research
Department of Psychiatry
Stony Brook University
Professor Emerita
Columbia University

Anita Allen, J.D., Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Faculty
Henry R. Silverman Professor of Law
Professor of Philosophy
University of Pennsylvania

Maria J. Alonso, PharmD, Ph.D. (International Member)
Full Professor
Research Institute in Molecular Medicine and Chronic Diseases (CIMUS)
University of Santiago de Compostela

Masayuki Amagai, M.D., Ph.D. (International Member)
Professor and Chair
Department of Dermatology
Keio University School of Medicine

Cheryl Ann Marie Anderson, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.S.
Associate Professor
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
University of California, San Diego

Peter B. Bach, M.D., MAPP
Director
Center for Health Policy and Outcomes
Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Bonnie L. Bassler, Ph.D.
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Department of Molecular Biology
Chair and Squibb Professor of Molecular Biology
Princeton University

Andrew W. Bazemore, M.D., M.P.H.
Director, Robert Graham Center for Policy
Studies in Family Medicine & Primary Care
American Academy of Family Physicians

Per-Olof Berggren, Ph.D. (International Member)
Professor
Karolinska Institutet
Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery
The Rolf Luft Research Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology
Karolinska University Hospital, Solna

Karen F. Berman, M.D.
Chief and Senior Investigator
Clinical & Translational Neuroscience Branch
Chief, Section on Integrative Neuroimaging
Chief, Psychosis and Cognitive Studies Section
NIMH Intramural Research Program
National Institutes of Health

Stefano Bertozzi, M.D., Ph.D.
Dean
School of Public Health
University of California, Berkeley

Leslie G. Biesecker, M.D.
Chief & Senior Investigator
Medical Genomics and Metabolic Genetics Branch
National Human Genome Research Institute

Agnes Binagwaho, M.D., M(Ped), Ph.D. (International Member)
Professor of the Practice of Global Health Delivery
University of Global Health Equity
Senior Lecturer, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Professor of Pediatrics at the Geisel School of Medicine
Dartmouth College

Antonello Bonci, M.D.
Scientific Director
Director, Intramural Research Program
National Institute on Drug Abuse

Malcolm K. Brenner, M.A., M.B., B.Chir., Ph.D., FRCP
Fayez Sarofim Distinguished Service Professor
Departments of Medicine, Pediatrics and Molecular and Human Genetics
Founding Director, Center for Cell and Gene Therapy
Baylor College of Medicine

L.D. Britt, M.D., M.P.H. D.Sc. (Hon), FACS
Henry Ford Professor and Edward J. Brickhouse Chairman
Department of Surgery
Eastern Virginia Medical School

Deborah W. Bruner, RN, Ph.D., FAAN
Robert W. Woodruff Chair in Nursing  and Professor of Nursing and Radiation Oncology
Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing and Winship Cancer Institute
Emory University

Robert M. Califf, M.D.
Duke University

Alicia L. Carriquiry, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Department of Statistics and Sciences
Iowa State University

Laura L. Carstensen, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology
Department of Psychology
Fairleigh S. Dickinson Jr Professor, Public Policy
Stanford University

Andrea L. Cheville, M.D., MSCE
Professor, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Mayo Clinic

Anne L. Coleman, M.D., Ph.D.
The Fran and Ray Stark Professor of Ophthalmology
Department of Ophthalmology
Stein Eye Institute
Professor of Epidemiology
UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
University of California, Los Angeles

Kathleen L. Collins, M.D.
Professor of Internal Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Michigan

Roger D. Cone, Ph.D.
Mary Sue Coleman Director, Life Sciences Institute
Professor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
University of Michigan

Martha A. Curley, RN, Ph.D., FAAN
Ellen and Robert Kapito Professor in Nursing Science
School of Nursing
Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine
University of Pennsylvania

Joseph L. DeRisi, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
Co-President, Chan Zuckerberg Biohub
University of California, San Francisco

Francis J. Doyle, III, Ph.D.
Dean
School of Engineering & Applied Sciences
Harvard University

Karen M. Emmons, Ph.D.
Professor and Dean for Academic Affairs
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Elissa S. Epel, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Director, Aging, Metabolism, & Emotions Center
Associate Director, Center for Health and Community
University of California, San Francisco

Timothy G. Evans, D.Phil., M.D.
Senior Director, Health, Nutrition, and Population
Global Practice
The World Bank

Carol Friedman, Ph.D., FACMI
Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Columbia University

K. Christopher Garcia, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, and Structural Biology
Stanford University School of Medicine

Patricia J. Garcia, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D.  (International Member)
Minister of Health
Ministry of Health of Peru

Carmen García-Peña, M.D., MSc., Ph.D. (International Member)
Research Director
National Institute of Geriatrics
National Institutes of Health (NIH/Mexico)

Martin Gaynor, Ph.D.
E.J. Barone Professor of Economics and Health Policy
H. John Heinz III College
Carnegie Mellon University

Maura L. Gillison, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine
Thoracic/Head and Neck Medical Oncology
The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Alison M. Goate, D.Phil.
Willard T.C. Johnson Research Professor of Neurogenetics
Director
Ronald M. Loeb Center for Alzheimer’s Disease
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Sarah J. Halton, B.A. (International Member)
Adjunct Professor
University of Canberra

Paula T. Hammond, Ph.D.
David H. Koch Professor of Engineering
Department Head
Department of Chemical Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Stanley L. Hazen, M.D., Ph.D.
Chair, Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Lerner Research Institute
Section Head, Preventive Cardiology & Rehabilitation
Cleveland Clinic

Mukesh K. Jain, M.D.
Ellery Sedgwick Jr. Chair & Distinguished Scientist
Chief Scientific Officer, Harrington Discovery Institute
Chief Scientific Officer, Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute
Chief Scientific Officer, University Hospitals Health System
Vice Dean for Medical Sciences, Professor of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University

Maria Jasin, Ph.D.
Member and William E. Snee Chair
Developmental Biology Program
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Prabhat Jha, OC, M.D., D.Phil, FCAHS (International Member)
Professor of Global Health and Epidemiology
University of Toronto

Jeffrey Kahn, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Andreas C. Dracopoulos Director
Levi Professor of Bioethics and Public Policy
Berman Institute of Bioethics
Johns Hopkins University

Melina R. Kibbe, M.D.
Zack D. Owens Distinguished Professor and Chair
Department of Surgery
Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Allan D. Kirk, M.D., Ph.D., FACS
David C. Sabiston, Jr. Distiguished Professor and Chairman
Department of Surgery
Duke University School of Medicine

Mark A. Krasnow, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Biochemistry and Howard Hughes
Medical Institute Investigator
Department of Biochemistry
Stanford University School of Medicine

Francis S. Lee, M.D., Ph.D.
Mortimer D. Sackler Professor
Sackler Institute for Developmental Psychobiology
Department of Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College

T. Jake Liang, M.D.
Chief of Liver Diseases Branch
Deputy Director of Translational Research
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Maureen Lichtveld, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor and Chair
Department of Environmental Health Sciences
Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

George A. Macones, M.D., M.S.C.E
Mitchell and Elaine Yanow Professor and Head
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Washington University School of Medicine

Kelsey C. Martin, M.D., Ph.D.
Dean, David Geffen School of Medicine
Professor of Biological Chemistry
Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles

Donald P. McDonnell, Ph.D.
Glaxo-Wellcome Professor of MCB and Chairman
Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Professor, Department of Medicine
Co-Director, Women’s Cancer Program
Duke Cancer Institute
Duke University School of Medicine

Bruce L. Miller, M.D.
A.W. and Mary Margaret Clausen Distinguished
Professor in Neurology
Joint Appointment in Psychiatry
Director, Memory and Aging Center
Weill Institute for Neurosciences
University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine

Samir Mitragotri, Ph.D.
Duncan and Suzanne Mellichamp Chair of Systems
Biology and Bioengineering
Department of Chemical Engineering
University of California, Santa Barbara

Valerie Montgomery Rice, M.D.
President and Dean
Office of the President and Dean
Morehouse School of Medicine

John H. Morrison, Ph.D.
Director, California National Primate Research Center
Professor, Department of Neurology
School of Medicine
University of California, Davis School of Medicine

Mark A. Musen, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine (Biomedical Informatics)
and of Biomedical Data Science
Stanford Center for Biomedical Informatics Research
Stanford University School of Medicine

K.M. Venkat Narayan, M.D., M.Sc.
Director, Emory Global Diabetes Research Center
Ruth and O.C. Hubert Professor of Global Health
Professor of Epidemiology and Medicine
Hubert Department of Global Health
Rollins School of Public Health
Emory University

Kenneth Offit, M.D., M.P.H.
Member and Vice Chairman, Academic Affairs
Department of Medicine
Member, Cancer Biology and Genetics Program
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

James M. Perrin, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics
John C. Robinson Chair in Pediatrics
MassGeneral Hospital for Children
Harvard Medical School

Bernice A. Pescosolido, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor
Department of Sociology
Indiana University

Thomas A. Rando, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Neurology and Neurological Sciences
Director, Glenn Center for the Biology of Aging
Stanford University School of Medicine

Lynne D. Richardson, M.D., FACEP
Professor & System Vice Chair, Emergency Medicine
Professor of Population Health Science & Policy
Mount Sinai School of Medicine

James A. Roth, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Clarence Hartley Covault Distinguished Professor
Director, Center for Food Security and Public Health
Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Preventive Medicine
College of Veterinary Medicine
Iowa State University

Paul B. Rothman, M.D.
Dean and CEO
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

James F. Sallis, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor and Chief
Department of Family Medicine and Public Health
Division of Behavioral Medicine
University of California, San Diego

Jane E. Salmon, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Weil Cornell Medicine
Collette Kean Research Chair
Hospital for Special Surgery

Aziz Sancar, M.D., Ph.D.
Sarah Graham Kenan Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Tadatsugu Taniguchi, Ph.D. (International Member)
Professor Emeritus and Project Professor
Department of Molecular Immunology
Institute of Industrial Science
Director, Max Planck-University of Tokyo
Center for Integrative Inflammology
University of Tokyo

Hugh Smith Taylor, M.D.
Anita O’Keeffe Young Professor and Chair
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
Professor Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology
Yale School of Medicine

Oyewale Tomori, DVM , Ph.D. (International Member)
The Nigerian Academy of Science

J. Craig Venter
Founder, Chairman, CEO
The J. Craig Venter Institute
Co-Founder, Executive Chairman
Human Longevity, Inc.

Cheryl L. Walker, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Precision Environmental Health
Professor, Departments of Molecular & Cell Biology and Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine

David R. Walt, Ph.D.
University Professor and Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor
Department of Chemistry
Tufts University

Huntington F. Willard
President and Director
Marine Biological Laboratory
Professor of Human Genetics
University of Chicago

Michelle A. Williams, Sc.D.
Dean of Faculty
Harvard Chan School of Public Health

Xiaoliang Sunney Xie, Ph.D.
Mallinckrodt Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Harvard University

Clyde W. Yancy, M.D.
Vice Dean, Diversity & Inclusion
Magerstadt Professor of Medicine
Professor of Medical Social Sciences
Chief, Division of Cardiology
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine

Michael J. Yaszemski, M.D., Ph.D.
John and Posy Krehbiel Endowed Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
and Biomedical Engineering
Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery and Biomedical Engineering
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine