Advisory Committees

Dermatologic and Ophthalmic Drugs Advisory Committee Roster

Applying for Membership on FDA Advisory Committees

As part of the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) ongoing efforts to recruit qualified experts with minimal conflicts of interest who are interested in serving on FDA advisory committees, FDA is requesting nominations for members to serve on its advisory committees. More info (Posted 2/27/2007)

Current Number of Vacancies = 3
Note, one or more vacancies may be in the nomination process or a final appointment may have been made.

Richard M. Awdeh, MD
Expertise: Ophthalmology and Pathology
Term: 04/17/2014 – 08/31/2017
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Pathology, and Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
University of Miami
900 N.W. 17th Street
Miami, Florida 33136

Acting Designated Federal Officer
Yvette Waples, PharmD
Division of Advisory Committee and Consultant Management
Office of Executive Programs
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
Silver Spring, Maryland 20993-0002
Phone: (301) 796-9001
Fax: (301) 847-8533

**Gavin R. Corcoran, MD, FACP
Expertise: Infectious Disease and Dermatology
Term: 04/04/2012 – 10/31/2015
Chief Medical Officer
185 Hudson Street
Harborside Financial Center
Plaza V, 24th Floor
Jersey City, New Jersey 07311

Geoffrey G. Emerson, MD, PhD
Expertise: Ophthalmology
Term: 04/16/2015 – 08/31/2018
Retina Center of Minnesota
710 E. 24th St., Suite 304
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404


Stephen S. Feman, MD, MPH, FACS
Expertise: Ophthalmology
Term: 04/17/2014 – 08/31/2016
Professor Emeritus
School of Medicine
Saint Louis University
Anheuser Busch Institute, Room 302
1755 South Grand Boulevard
St. Louis, Missouri 63104

Mary E. Maloney, MD
Expertise: Dermatology
Term: 09/01/2014 – 08/31/2017
Professor of Medicine
Division of Dermatology
UMass Memorial Medical Center
Hahnemann Campus, Room 412
281 Lincoln Street
Worcester, Massachusetts 01605

Mildred M.G. Olivier, MD
Expertise: Ophthalmology
Term: 04/17/2014 – 08/31/2016
Professor of Surgery, Division of Ophthalmology
Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin
University of Medicine and Science
President and Founder
Midwest Glaucoma Center, P.C.
1555 N. Barrington Road, Suite 110
Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60169

David K. Yoo, MD
Expertise: Ophthalmology and Dermatology
Term: 04/16/2015 – 08/31/2018
Residency Program Director - Ophthalmology
Loyola University Medical Center
Department of Ophthalmology
2160 S. 1st Avenue, Rm. 2605
Maywood, IL 60153

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