National Academy of Medicine

Jeffrey Kahn, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Jeffrey Kahn, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Johns Hopkins University

Profile

Year Elected: 2016
State: Maryland

Current Service to the Academies

  • Board on Health Sciences Policy (Chair)
  • Committee on Aerospace Medicine and Medicine of Extreme Environments (Member)

Previous Service to the Academies

  • Board on Health Sciences Policy (Member)
  • Committee on the Use of Chimpanzees in Biomedical and Behavioral Research (Member)
  • Committee on the Use of Chimpanzees in Biomedical and Behavioral Research (Chair)
  • Committee to Review the Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program at the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (Member)
  • Independent Review and Assessment of the Activities of the NIH Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee (Member)
  • Committee on Ethics Principles and Guidelines for Health Standards for Long Duration and Exploration Spaceflights (Chair)
  • Committee on the Ethical and Social Policy Considerations of Novel Techniques for the Prevention of Maternal Transmission of Mitochondrial DNA Diseases (Chair)
  • Planning Committee for Financial Incentives to Support Unmet Medical Needs for Nervous System Disorders: A Workshop (Member)
  • Committee on Human Gene Editing: Scientific, Medical and Ethical Considerations (Member)