Advisory Committees

Arthritis 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 1/7/2011)

Current Number of Vacancies = 0

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

Daniel H. Solomon, MD, MPH 
Expertise: Rheumatology
Term: 6/27/2016 – 9/30/2020
Professor of Medicine
Matthew H. Liang Distinguished Chair
Harvard Medical School
Chief, Section of Clinical Sciences
Division of Rheumatology
Division of Pharmacoepidemiology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
75 Francis Street, PBB-B3
Boston, Massachusetts 02115

Designated Federal Officer
Yinghua S. Wang, PharmD, MPH
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

Mara L. Becker, MD, MSCE
Expertise: Pediatric Rheumatology, Clinical Pharmacology
Term: 10/1/2015 – 9/30/2019
Director, Division of Pediatric Rheumatology
Associate Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Children’s Mercy Kansas City
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Missouri - Kansas City
2401 Gillham Rd
Kansas City, Missouri 64108

**James B. Chung, MD, PhD
Expertise: Rheumatology
Term: 4/13/2016 – 10/31/2019
Executive Medical Director
US Medical Organization
Inflammation Therapeutic Area Head Amgen, Inc.
One Amgen Center Drive
Thousand Oaks, California 91320

Jeffrey Curtis, MD, MS, MPH
Expertise: Rheumatology
Term: 10/1/2015 – 9/30/2019
William J. Koopman Endowed Professor in Rheumatology and Immunology
University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)
Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology
Director, UAB Arthritis Clinical Intervention Program
Co-Director, UAB Center for Education and Research on Therapeutics (CERTS)
Co-Director, UAB PharmacoEpidemiology and Economic Research (PEER) Group
510 20th Street South, FOT 802D
Birmingham, Alabama 35294

John M. Davis III, MD, MS
Expertise: Rheumatology
Term: 10/1/2017 – 9/30/2021
Practice Chair and Vice Chair
Division of Rheumatology
Associate Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
200 First Street SW
Rochester, Minnesota 55905

Aryeh Fischer, MD
Expertise: Rheumatology and Interstitial Lung Disease
Term: 10/1/2017 – 9/30/2021
Associate Professor of Medicine
Autoimmune and Fibrotic Lung Disease Treatment Program
Center for Lungs and Breathing
University of Colorado School of Medicine
12631 E. 17th Avenue
Aurora, Colorado 80045

*Jennifer Horonjeff, PhD
Expertise: Consumer Representative
Term: 12/30/2015 – 9/30/2019
Founder and Patient Advocate
Savvy Cooperative
Patient Outcome and Quality Consultant Division of Rheumatology
Department of Medicine
Columbia University Medical Center
PO Box 4255
Sunnyside, NY 11104

Martha C. Nason, PhD
Expertise: Biostatistics
Term: 10/1/2018 – 9/30/2022
Mathematical Statistician
Division of Clinical Research
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
National Institutes of Health
5601 Fishers Lane
Rockville, Maryland 20852

Alyce M. Oliver, MD, PhD
Expertise: Rheumatology
Term: 10/1/2016 – 9/30/2020
Professor of Medicine
Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Division of Rheumatology
1120 15th Street, BI5086
Augusta, Georgia 30912

Veena K. Ranganath, MD, MS
Expertise: Rheumatology
Term: 10/1/2015 – 9/30/2019
Associate Clinical Professor
Division of Rheumatology
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Rehabilitation Building, Rm 32-59
1000 Veteran Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90095

J. Steuart Richards, MD
Expertise: Rheumatology
Term: 10/1/2017 – 9/30/2021
Division of Rheumatology
Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh
University Drive C (111-U)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15240

Jose U. Scher, MD
Expertise: Rheumatology
Term: 10/1/2016 – 9/30/2020
Assistant Professor in Medicine and Rheumatology
New York University School of Medicine
301 E 17th Street, Room 1608
New York, New York 10003

*Consumer Representative
** Industry Representative, non voting



Page Last Updated: 10/12/2018
Note: If you need help accessing information in different file formats, see Instructions for Downloading Viewers and Players.
Language Assistance Available: Español | 繁體中文 | Tiếng Việt | 한국어 | Tagalog | Русский | العربية | Kreyòl Ayisyen | Français | Polski | Português | Italiano | Deutsch | 日本語 | فارسی | English