Advisory Committees

Roster of the Neurological Devices Panel

Purpose: The Committee reviews and evaluates data concerning the safety and effectiveness of marketed and investigational devices for use in the neurological system and makes appropriate recommendations to the Commissioner of Food and Drugs.

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.

Current Number of Vacancies: 1

Note, one or more vacancies may be in the nomination process or a final appointment may have been made.

Mary E. Jensen, M.D.
Expertise: Interventional Neuroradiology
Term: 12/01/2015 – 11/30/2019
Dir., Interventional Neuroradiology
Univ. of Virginia Health System
Lee Street, 1st Floor, Rm 1063
Charlottesville, VA 22908



Designated Federal Officer
Patricio G. Garcia, M.P.H.
LCDR, US Public Health Service
Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Office of Device Evaluation
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
WO Bldg. 66 Room 3628
Silver Spring, Maryland 20903
Office: (301) 796-6875
Fax: (301) 847-8120

Randall T. Higashida, M.D.
Expertise: Neurological Surgery
Term: 12/01/2015 – 11/30/2019
Chief, Div. Interventional Neurovascular Radiology
Univ. of California, San Francisco
505 Parnassus Ave., Long 349
San Francisco, CA 94143

Karen C. Johnston, M.D.
Expertise: Neurology
Term: 03/20/2013 - 11/30/2016
Chair, Department of Neurology
University of Virginia Health Systems
Box 800394
Lee Street, McKim Hall Rm. 2026
Charlottesville, VA 22908

Karen E. Anderson, M.D., M.S.
Expertise: Psychiatry
Term: 03/20/2013 – 11/30/2016
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Neurology
University of Maryland School of Medicine
110 S. Paca Street
School of Nursing
Baltimore, MD 21201

John Reppas, M.D., Ph.D. #
Expertise: Neurotechnology
Term: 12/01/2013 - 11/30/2017
Director of Public Policy
Neurotechnology Industry Organization
315 30th Street
San Francisco, CA 94131

Jason T. Connor, Ph.D.
Expertise: Statistics
Term: 12/01/2013 - 11/30/2017
Statistical Scientist
Berry Consulting, LLC
9757 Cypress Pine Street
Orlando, FL 32827

Christopher M. Loftus, M.D.
Expertise: Neurosurgery
Term: 9/28/2015 - 11/30/2018
Professor and Chairman
Department of Neurosurgery
Loyola Univ. Stritch School of Medicine
2160 S. First Ave.
Maywood, IL 60153

Patrick T. Noonan, Jr., M.D.
Expertise: Interventional Neuroradiology
Term: 12/01/2015 – 11/30/2019
Chief, Section Interventional Neuroradiology
Scott & White Memorial Hospital
2401 South 31st Street
Temple, TX 76508



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