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Supporting Technologies/Research Tools in Basic Research Working Group Members

James F. Battey, Jr., M.D., Ph.D. (Chair)
Director, National Institute on Deafness and
Other Communication Disorders
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD 20892

Melissa K. Carpenter, Ph.D.
Director, Stem Cell Biology
Geron Corporation
Menlo Park, CA 94025

Gregory J. Downing, D.O., Ph.D.
Health Science Policy Advisor
National Cancer Institute
Bethesda, MD 20892

Victor J. Dzau, M.D.
Chair, Department of Medicine
Brigham & Women's Hospital
Harvard Univ. Medical School
Boston, MA 02115

Allen C. Eaves, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Terry Fox Laboratory
BC Cancer Research Centre
Vancouver, BC, Canada

Lawrence S.B. Goldstein, Ph.D.
Dept. of Cellular & Molecular Medicine
University of California San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0683

Mahendra Rao, M.D., Ph.D.
Head, Stem Cell Biology Unit
Laboratory of Neurosciences
National Institute on Aging
National Institutes of Health
Baltimore, MD 21224-6825

Pamela Gehron Robey, Ph.D.
Chief, Bone Research Branch
National Institute of Dental and
Craniofacial Research
Bethesda, MD 20892

H. Ralph Snodgrass, Ph.D.
President and CEO
VistaGen Therapeutics, Inc.
Burlingame, CA 94010-2307

Allen M. Spiegel, M.D.
Director, National Institute of
Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases
Bethesda, MD 20892-2560

Robert Strausberg, Ph.D.
Director, Cancer Genomics
National Cancer Institute
Bethesda, MD 20892


If you have questions about the Task Force, please contact:

Science Policy and Planning Branch
National Institute on Deafness
and Other Communication Disorders, NIH
Bethesda, MD 20892
Phone: (301) 402-2313
Fax: (301) 402-2265