NIGMS Human Genetic Cell Repository Scientific Advisory Committee

Amanda Bergner, MS
Columbia University
       Associate Professor of Genetics and Development
       Director, Genetic Counseling Graduate Program
Maria P Bettinotti, PhD, D(ABHI), FACMG 
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
     Director, Immunogenetics Laboratory

Laura Conlin, PhD, FACMG    
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania 
     Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Sandra J. Engle, PhD   
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc.    
      Associate Director Human Cell Biology

Generosa Grana, MD, FACP
MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper
     Director
Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
     Professor of Medicine

Madhuri Hegde, PhD, FACMG   
Emory University School of Medicine 
     Executive Director, Emory Genetics Laboratory  
     Professor, Department of Human Genetics and Department of Pediatrics

Lisa Kalman, PhD   
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
OPHSS/CSELS/DLPSS, Laboratory Research and Evaluation Branch 
     Health Scientist
Amel Karaa, MD
Harvard Medical School
     Director, Mitochondrial Disease Program
     Director, Lysosomal Storage Disease Program
Genetics Unit Administrative Office

Eric Kmiec, PhD

Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute at ChristianaCare
     Director, Gene Editing Institute

Jonathon M. Marron, MD, MPH

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Boston Children’s Hospital
     Attending Physician, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
     Clinical Ethicist
Boston Children’s Hospital
     Instructor in Pediatrics

 Charmaine D. M. Royal, PhD
Duke University
     Associate Professor, African & African American Studies, Biology, and Community & Family Medicine
     Director, Center on Genomics, Race, Identity, Difference (GRID)

Andrew J. Sharp, PhD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 
     Associate Professor, Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences
Evan Y. Snyder, MD, PhD, FAAP    
Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute
     Director and Professor, Center for Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine
     Director, Stem Cell Research Center
University of California, San Diego
     Faculty Physician, Department of Pediatrics
     Faculty, Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program
Southern California Stem Cell Consortium
     Scientific Steering Committee
Sanford Children's Health Research Center
     Associate Member