Cardiovascular and Renal Drugs Advisory Committee







Jeffrey S. Borer, M.D.
Expertise: Congestive Heart Failure
Term: 7/24/00-06/30/04

Director, Division of Pathophysiology

Weill Medical College at

Cornell University

525 E. 68th St. Rm.F467

New York, NY 10021




Executive Secretary

Dornette Spell-LeSane, NP-C, M.H.A.

Advisors and Consultants Staff  HFD-21

Center for Drug Evaluation and Research

Food and Drug Administration

5600 Fishers Lane

Rockville, Maryland  20857

301/827-7001  FAX 301/827-6776


Paul W. Armstrong, M.D. 
Expertise: Coronary Artery Disease
Term: 7/24/00-06/30/04

Professor, Department of Medicine

University of Alberta

251 Medical Science Bldg.

Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2R7



Alan T. Hirsch, M.D.  
Expertise: Vascular Medicine
Term: 9/24/00-06/30/04

Associate Professor

of Medicine and Radiology

Minnesota Vascular Diseases Center

University of Minnesota Medical School

420 Delaware St. SE., Box 508 FUMC

Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455



Steven E. Nissen, M.D., F.A.C.C.
Expertise: Coronary Artery Disease
Term: 7/24/00-06/30/04

Medical Director, Cleveland Clinic

Cardiovascular Coordinating Center

Department of Cardiovascular Medicine/ F15

9500 Euclid Ave.

Cleveland, OH  44195













Blasé A. Carabello, M.D.
Expertise: Myocardial Infarction
Term: 10/24/01-06/30/05

Professor of Medicine

Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Medical Service (111)

2002 Holcombe Boulevard

Houston, Texas 77030

Beverly H. Lorell, M.D. 
Expertise: Congestive Heart Failure
Term: 11/13/01-06/30/05

Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

330 Brookline Avenue

Boston, Massachusetts 02215



*Susanna L. Cunningham, Ph.D. 

Expertise: Public Health, Nursing

Term: 10/24/01-06/30/05


Department of Biobehavioral Nursing

School of Nursing

Box 357266

University of Washington

Seattle, Washington 9819-7266




*Consumer Representative






Cardiovascular and Renal Drugs Advisory Committee






Thomas Pickering, M.D. 
Expertise: Congestive Heart Failure
Term: 12/20/02-06/30/06

Director, Integrative and Behavioral

Cardiology Program

Cardiovascular Institute

Mount Sinai Medical Center

50 East 98th Street

New York, New York 10029



William R. Hiatt, M.D.

Term: 8/26/03 – 06/30/07

Expertise: Vascular Medicine

Professor of Medicine

Division of Geriatrics, Section of

Vascular Medicine

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center

4200 East Ninth Avenue

P.O. Box B-179, Denver Colorado 80262







Ronald Portman, M.D.

Expertise: Pediatric Nephrology

Term: 8/26/03 – 6/30/07

Professor of Pediatrics

Division of Pediatric Nephrology

University of Texas-Houston Medical School

MSB 3.124, 6431 Fannin Street

Houston, Texas 77030


**John Neylan, M.D.

Term: 10/28/03 – 10/31/07

Expertise: Nephrology

Vice President

Clinical Research and Development

Wyeth Research

500 Arcola Road

Collegeville, Pennsylvania 19426






**Industry Representative