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Advisory Committee Members

Members of the NIH Advisory Committee on Research on Women’s Health. From from top left: Emeran Mayer, Jill Becker, David Page, Carmen Green, Angela Kashuba, Mary Palmer, Chloe Bird, (front row) Heidi Nelson, Ana Maria Lopez, Afaf Meleis, Janine Clayton, Terri Cornelison, Carolyn Mazure, and Connie Weaver.

Janine Austin Clayton, M.D., Chairperson
Director, Office of Research on Women's Health
National Institutes of Health

Terri L. Cornelison, M.D., Ph.D., Executive Secretary
Associate Director for Clinical Research
Captain, United Stated Public Health Service
National Institutes of Health

Afaf I. Meleis, Ph.D., DrPS (hon), FAAN
Margaret Bond Simon Dean of Nursing
Professor of Nursing and Sociology
University of Pennsylvania
School of Nursing

Heidi Nelson, M.D., M.P.H.
Research Professor, Departments of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology and Medicine
Medical Director, Providence Women and Children's Program and Research Center
Co-Director, VA Women's Health Fellowship
Oregon Health & Science University

Judith G. Regensteiner, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine
Division of General Internal Medicine
University of Colorado
Denver School of Medicine, Anschutz Medical Campus

Angela D. Kashuba, BScPhm, Pharm.D., DABCP
Professor and Chair for Research and Graduate Education
Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experiment Therapeutics
Eshelman School of Pharmacy
Director, UNC Ctr for AIDS Research, Clinical Pharmacy and Analytical Chemistry Core
Adjunct Professor Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Valerie C. Montgomery-Rice, M.D.
Dean and Executive Vice President
Professor, OB-GYN
Office of the Dean
Morehouse School of Medicine

Teresa K. Woodruff, Ph.D.
Vice Chair for Research
Thomas J. Watkins Professor of OB-GYN
Women's Health Research Institute
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University

Jill B. Becker, Ph.D.
Patricia Y. Gurin Collegiate Professor of Psychology Research Professor
Molecular & Behavioral Neuroscience Institute
University of Michigan

Carmen R. Green, M.D.
Associate Vice President and Associate Dean for Health Equity and Inclusion
Professor of Anesthesiology, Obstetrics, and Gynecology, and Health Management and Policy
Schools of Medicine and Public Health

Mary H. Palmer, Ph.D., RN, C FAAN, AGSF
Helen W. & Thomas L. Umphlet Distinguished Professor in Aging, School of Nursing
Interim Co-Director, Institute on Aging
CB 7460
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Emeran A. Mayer, M.D.
Professor and Director
Center for Neurobiology of Stress
Division of Digestive Diseases
UCLA CHS 42-210

Connie M. Weaver, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor and Department Head
Director, Women's Global Health Institute
Purdue University, Nutrition Science

Chloe E. Bird, Ph.D.
Senior Sociologist, RAND
Professor, Pardee RAND Graduate School
Editor-in-Chief, Women's Health Issues
RAND Corporation

Carolyn M. Mazure, Ph.D.
Norma Weinberg Spungen and Joan Lebson Bildner Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology
Director, Women's Health Research at Yale
Yale School of Medicine

David C. Page
Professor of Biology; Director, Whitehead Institute; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute