National Academy of Medicine

Class of 2017

President Victor J. Dzau will welcome members elected in 2017 at the October 2018  NAM Annual Meeting.  These new members include:

Mark E. Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
William Osler Professor of Medicine and Director
Department of Medicine
Physician in Chief
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Johns Hopkins University


Scott A. Armstrong, M.D., Ph.D.
Department of Pediatric Oncology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Associate Chief
Division of Hematology/Oncology
David G. Nathan Professor of Pediatrics
Boston Children’s Hospital

Amy F. Arnsten, Ph.D.
Professor of Neuroscience, Psychiatry, Psychology
and the Yale Child Study Center
Department of Neuroscience
Yale University School of Medicine


Cornelia I. Bargmann, Ph.D.
Torsten N. Wiesel Professor
The Rockefeller University
President of Science, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative



Mary T. Bassett, M.D., M.P.H.
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene




Samuel F. Berkovic, M.D.  (International Member)
Laureate Professor and Director of the Epilepsy Research Center
Department of Medicine
University of Melbourne




Christopher N. Bowman, Ph.D.
James and Catherine Patten Endowed Chair and Distinguished Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering Program, BioFrontiers Institute
Clinical Professor of Restorative Dentistry
School of Dental Medicine
University of Colorado Boulder


Elizabeth H. Bradley, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Science, Technology, and Society,
and Political Science
Vassar College



Robert F. Breiman, M.D.
Director, Emory Global Health Institute
Emory University




Melinda B. Buntin, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Health Policy
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine



Carrie L. Byington, M.D.
Dean of Medicine
Senior Vice President
Health Science Center
Vice Chancellor for Health Services
Texas A&M University


Neil S. Calman, M.D., M.M.S.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Institute for Family Health
Professor and System Chair
Alfred and Gail Engelberg Department of Family
Medicine and Community
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Xuetao Cao, M.D., Ph.D. (International Member)
President, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences
Peking Union Medical College




Anne C. Case, Ph.D.
Alexander Stewart 1886 Professor of Economics and Public Affairs
Department of Economics and Woodrow Wilson School
Princeton University



Arup K. Chakraborty, Ph.D.
Institute for Medical Engineering and Science
Robert T. Haslam Professor
Departments. of Chemical Engineering, Physics and Chemistry
Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Howard Y. Chang, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Dermatology
Director, Center for Personal Dynamic Regulomes Dermatology
Stanford University School of Medicine
Virginia and D.K. Ludwig Professor of Cancer Genomics
Stanford University


Wendy W. Chapman, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Biomedical Informatics
University of Utah



Tina L. Cheng, M.D., M.P.H.
Director, Department of Pediatrics
Given Foundation Professor of Pediatrics
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Professor of Population, Family and Reproductive Health
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Pediatrician-in-Chief, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
The Charlotte R. Bloomberg Children’s Center

Marshall H. Chin, M.D., M.P.H.
Richard Parrillo Family Professor of Healthcare Ethics
Department of Medicine
The University of Chicago



Lewis A. Chodosh, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Cancer Biology
Professor of Medicine and Associate Director for Basic Science
Abramson Cancer Center
Co-Director, 2-PREVENT Translational Center of Excellence
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Christos Coutifaris, M.D., Ph.D.
The Celso Ramon Garcia Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chief, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine



Benjamin F. Cravatt, III, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Chemical Physiology
The Scripps Research Institute



Mark J. Daly, Ph.D.
Analytical and Translational Genetics Unit
Massachusetts General Hospital



Alan D. D’Andrea, M.D.
Fuller-American Cancer Society Professor
Department of Medical Oncology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Harvard Medical School


Richard J. Davidson, Ph.D.
William James and Vilas Distinguished
Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry
Founder and Director
Center for Healthy Minds
University of Wisconsin-Madison


Joshua C. Denny, M.D., M.S.
Professor of Biomedical Informatics & Medicine
Department of Biomedical Informatics
Director, Center for Precision Medicine
Vice President for Personalized Medicine
Vanderbilt University Medical Center


Karen B. DeSalvo, M.D., M.P.H., M.Sc.
Former Acting Assistant Secretary for Health and
Natl Coordinator for Health Information Technology
Department of Health and Human Services



Sharon M. Donovan, Ph.D., R.D.
Professor and Melissa M. Noel Endowed Chair in Diet and Health
Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign



Mark R. Dybul, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Georgetown University Medical Center



Evan E. Eichler, Ph.D.
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Department of Genome Sciences
University of Washington


Serpil Erzurum, M.D.
Lerner Research Institute
Cleveland Clinic



Jeremy J. Farrar, M.B.B.S., D.Phil. (International Member)
Wellcome Trust




Alain Fischer, M.D., Ph.D. (International Member)
Professor at Collège de France
Institut Imagine
Hospital Necker-Enfants maladies


Mona N. Fouad, M.D., M.P.H.
Senior Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion
Director and Professor, Division of Preventive Medicine
Minority Health and Health Disparities Rsch Center
School of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham


Gerard E. Francisco, M.D.
Distinguished Teaching Professor
Chairman and Prof., Phys Med and Rehabilitation
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston McGovern Medical School
The University of Texas System


Rebekah E. Gee, M.D., M.P.H., FACOG
Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals




Christine Grady, R.N., Ph.D.
Chief, Department of Bioethics
National Institutes of Health



Rachel Green, Ph.D.
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute;
Professor and Bloomberg Distinguished Professor
Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
Department of Biology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


Michael E. Greenberg, Ph.D.
Nathan Marsh Pusey Professor of Neurobiology and Chair
Department of Neurobiology
Harvard Medical School



Felicia Hill-Briggs, M.D.
Professor of Medicine and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Professor of Health, Behavior and Society
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Professor of Acute and Chronic Care
Johns Hopkins School of Nursing


Chanita Hughes Halbert, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Assessment, Evaluation and Quality Improvement
College of Medicine
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
AT&T Distinguished Endowed Chair
Medical University of South Carolina


Scott J. Hultgren, Ph.D.
Director of the Center for Women’s Infectious Disease Research
Department of Molecular Microbiology
Washington University School of Medicine



Yasmin L. Hurd, Ph.D.
Ward Coleman Chair of Translational Neuroscience
Director, Addiction Institute at Mount Sinai
Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai


Nicholas P. Jewell, Ph.D.
School of Public Health & Department of Statistics
University of California, Berkeley




V. Craig Jordan, OBE, Ph.D, D.Sc., FMedSci, FAA
Dallas/Ft Worth Professor of Cancer Research
Professor of Breast Medical Oncology
Professor of Molecular and Cellular Oncology
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center


Eve A. Kerr, M.D., M.P.H.
Newburgh Research Professor of Internal Medicine
Director, VA Center for Clinical Management Research
VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System



George F. Koob, Ph.D.
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism




Gabriel P. Krestin, M.D., Ph.D., FACR, FRCR (International Member) 
Professor and Chairman
Department of Radiology & Nuclear Medicine
Erasmus University Rotterdam



Paul P. Lee, M.D., J.D.
F. Bruce Fralick Professor and Chair
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
University of Michigan Medical School



Allan I. Levey, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Neurology
Emory University School of Medicine



Charles M. Lieber, Ph.D.
Joshua and Beth Friedman University Professor
Chair, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Harvard Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Science
Harvard University


Daniel H. Lowenstein, M.D.
Robert B. and Ellinor Aird Professor of Neurology
Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost
University of California, San Francisco



Lynne E. Maquat, Ph.D.
J. Lowell Orbison Endowed Chair and Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, and Director
Center for RNA Biology
School of Medicine and Dentistry
Chair, University of Rochester Graduate Women in Science
University of Rochester

Gerald E. Markowitz, Ph.D.
University Distinguished Professor of History
John Jay College and City
University Graduate Center
City University of New York


John R. Mascola, M.D.
Director, Vaccine Research Center
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases




Bongani M. Mayosi, B.Med.Sci., M.B., Ch.B., D.Phi (International Member)
Dean and Professor of Medicine
Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Cape Town



Tirin Moore, Ph.D.
Department of Neurobiology
Stanford University School of Medicine



Robin P. Newhouse, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN
Distinguished Professor and Dean
Indiana University School of Nursing




M. Kariuki Njenga, Ph.D.
Professor of Epidemiology and Virology
Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health
and WSU Global Health-Kenya
Washington State University


Gbenga Ogedegbe, M.D., M.P.H., M.S.
Center for Health & Behavior Population Health
Associate Vice Chancellor for Global Network Academic Planning
New York University Langone Medical Center



Rebecca Onie, J.D.
New Initiative (Sigma Prime)
Health Leads




Maria A. Oquendo, M.D., Ph.D.
Ruth Meltzer Professor and Chair
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
American Psychiatric Association, Immediate Past President
International Academy of Suicide Research, President


Michael S. Parmacek, M.D.
Frank Wister Thomas Professor of Medicine
Chair, Department of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine



Ramon E. Parsons, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Tisch Cancer Institute
Professor and Chairman
Department of Oncological Sciences
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai


Scott L. Pomeroy, M.D., Ph.D.
Bronson Crothers Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Chairman, Department of Neurology
Boston Children’s Hospital


Martin G. Pomper, M.D., Ph.D.
Henry N. Wagner, Jr. Professor of Radiology
Russell H. Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine



Rita Redberg, M.D., M.Sc.
Professor of Medicine
Department of Cardiology
University of California, San Francisco



Lesley Regan, M.D., D.Sc., FRCOG  (International Member)
Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists




Therese S. Richmond, Ph.D., CRNP, FAAN
Andrea B. Laporte Professor of Nursing
Associate Dean for Research & Innovation
University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing



Dorothy E. Roberts, J.D.
George A. Weiss University Professor of Law and Sociology
Raymond Pace & Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander Professor of Civil Rights
Professor of Africana Studies
University of Pennsylvania


John H. Sampson, M.D., Ph.D., M.H.Sc., M.B.A.
Robert H. and Gloria Wilkins Professor of Neurosurgery
Chair, Department of Neurosurgery
Duke University Medical Center



Robert F. Siliciano, M.D., Ph.D.
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Johns Hopkins University


Leif I. Solberg, M.D.
Senior Research Investigator
Senior Advisor
Health Partners Institute



Soumya Swaminathan, M.D. (International Member)
Deputy Director-General (Programs)
World Health Organization



Viviane Tabar, M.D.
Member and Chair
Department of Neurosurgery
Director, Multidisciplinary Skull Base and Pituitary Center
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center


Masayo Takahashi, M.D., Ph.D. (International Member)
Project Leader
Laboratory for Retinal Regeneration
RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology



Suzanne L. Topalian, M.D.
Professor, Department of Surgery and Oncology
Associate Director
Bloomberg-Kimmel Inst for Cancer Immunotherapy
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


Nicholas J. White, KCMG, OBE, D.Sc., M.D., FRCP (International Member)
Mahidol Oxford Research Unit
Faculty of Tropical Medicine
Mahidol University


Flaura K. Winston, M.D., Ph.D.
Distinguished Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Professor of Pediatrics
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania


Donald M. Yealy, M.D.
Professor & Chair
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Pittsburgh