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September 22, 2011: Cellular, Tissue and Gene Therapies Advisory Committee Meeting Roster

Members

Evan Y. Snyder, M.D., Ph.D., Acting Chair
Director
The Burnham Institute for Medical Research
University of California
10901 North Torrey Pines Road, Rm. 7261
La Jolla, CA 32037

Larry A. Couture, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President
Center for Applied Technology Development
Beckman Research Institute
City of Hope
1500 E. Duarte Road
Duarte, CA 91711

Steven M. Dubinett, M.D. +
Professor of Medicine and Pathology
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine at the
University of California, Los Angeles
10833 Le Conte Avenue, 37-131 CHS
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Steven A. Goldman, M.D., Ph.D.
Rykenboer Professor and Chairman
Department of Neurology
University of Rochester
601 Elmwood Avenue, MRB/Box 645
Rochester, NY 14642

Mary Horowitz, M.D., M.S.+
Robert A. Uihlein, Jr. Chair in Hematologic Research
Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research
Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin
Clinical Cancer Center
9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Suite C5500
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Tabassum Ahsan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Center for Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine
Tulane University
500 Lindy Boggs
New Orleans, LA 70118

Linda A. Dahlgren, D.V.M., Ph.D., DACVS
Assistant Professor
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Phase II, Duck Pond Road
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Evanthia Galanis, M.D.
Professor
Department of Molecular Medicine
Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

Francis J. Hornicek, Ph.D., M.D.+
Chief
Orthopedic Oncology Services
Massachusetts General Hospital
Yawkey Building, Suite 3700
55 Fruit Street,
Boston, MA 02114

Patrick Hwu, M.D.+
Professor
Department of Melanoma Medical Oncology
Division of Cancer Medicine
University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 430
Houston, TX 77030

Mei-Ling Ting Lee, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Biostatistics and Risk Assessment Center
University of Maryland School of Public Health
SPH Building 255, EPIB, Room 2234R
College Park, MD  20742

Industry Representative, Acting

Gregory Curt, M.D.
U.S. Medical Science Lead for Emerging Products
AstraZeneca Medical Affairs
11200 Kenilworth Avenue
P.O. Box 223
Garrett Park, MD 20896

Temporary Voting Members

Michael R. Bishop, M.D., FACP
Professor of Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin
Clinical Cancer Center
9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Stella M. Davies, MBBS, Ph.D., MRCP
Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation and
Immune Deficiency
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
3333 Burnet Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45229

Christian P. Kratz, M.D.
Investigator, Clinical Genetics Branch
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics
National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health
6120 Executive Boulevard, Room EPS 7030
Rockville, MD 20852

Peter L. Saltonstall*
President
National Organization for Rare Disorders
55 Kenosia Avenue, PO Box 1968
Danbury, CT 06813
Phone: (202) 588-5700
E-Mail: psaltonstall@rarediseases.org

* Consumer Representative
+ Not Attending

Gary Brittenham, M.D.
James A. Wolff Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Medicine
Columbia University
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Children's Hospital of New York
3959 Broadway, Room CHN 10-08
New York, NY 10032

Gregory A. Hale, M.D.
Director, Pediatric Hematology, Oncology,
Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
All Children's Hospital
601 Fifth Street, South
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

David H. McKenna, Jr., M.D.
Associate Professor, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota Medical School
Molecular and Cellular Therapeutics
1900 Fitch Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55108

Karl S. Roth, M.D.
Clinical Investigator
ICON Development Solutions
Omaha, NE

Edmund Waller, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Hematology and Oncology
Emory Clinic Building C
Emory University School of Medicine
1365 Clinton Road, N.E.
Suite B5119
Atlanta, GA 30322

FDA Participants

Celia Witten, Ph.D., M.D.
Director
Office of Cellular, Tissue and Gene Therapies
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
1401 Rockville Pike, HFM-700
Rockville, MD 20852

Donna Przepiorka, M.D.
Medical Officer
Division of Clinical Evaluation and Pharmacology/Toxicology
Office of Cellular, Tissue and Gene Therapies
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
1401 Rockville Pike, HFM-755
Rockville, MD 20852

FDA Administrative Staff

Designated Federal Officer
Gail Dapolito
Division of Scientific Advisors and Consultants
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
1401 Rockville Pike, HFM-71
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: (301) 827-1289
E-Mail: gail.dapolito@fda.hhs.gov

Cynthia J. Tifft, M.D., Ph.D.
Deputy Clinical Director
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health
Building 10, Rm. CRC3-2551, MSC 1205
10 Center Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892

Mark Walters, M.D.
Jordan Family Director
Blood and Marrow Transplant Program
Children's Hospital and Research Center
747 52nd Street
Oakland, CA 94609

John E. Hyde, M.D.
Medical Officer
Division of Clinical Evaluation and Pharmacology/Toxicology
Office of Cellular, Tissue and Gene Therapies
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
1401 Rockville Pike, HFM-755
Rockville, MD 20852

Keith Wonnacott, Ph.D.
Chief, Cell Therapies Branch
Division of Cellular and Gene Therapies
Office of Cellular, Tissue and Gene Therapies
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
1401 Rockville Pike, HFM-755
Rockville, MD 20852

Committee Management Specialist
Sheryl Clark, M.B.A.
Division of Scientific Advisors and Consultants
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
1401 Rockville Pike, HFM-71
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: (301) 827-2715
E-Mail: sheryl.clark@fda.hhs.gov