Advisory Committees

Cardiovascular and Renal 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 = 2

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

Robert A. Harrington, MD
Expertise: Cardiovascular Medicine
Term: 4/18/2016 – 6/30/2018
Professor and Chairman
Department of Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
S-102, MC 5110
Stanford, California 94305

Designated Federal Officer
LCDR Jennifer A. Shepherd, RPh

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

John H. Alexander, MD, MHSc
Expertise: Cardiology
Term: 7/1/2016 – 6/30/2020
Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology
Duke University School of Medicine
2400 Pratt Street,
Durham, North Carolina 27710

*Bonnie H. Arkus, RN
Expertise: Consumer Representative
Term: 2/5/2015 – 6/30/2018
President, Women’s Heart Foundation
15 Hovey Avenue, Suite #1-D
Hamilton Township, New Jersey 08610

Matthews Chacko, MD
Expertise: Cardiology
Term: 09/14/2015 – 06/30/2019
Assistant Professor of Medicine,
Division of Cardiology,
Johns Hopkins University and Hospital
1800 Orleans Street, Sheikh Zayed Tower,
7th Floor, Room 7125V
Baltimore, Maryland 21287

Barry R. Davis, MD, PhD
Expertise: Biostatistics
Term: 2/5/2015 – 6/30/2018
Guy S. Parcel Chair in Public Health
Professor of Biostatistics
Director, Coordinating Center for Clinical Trials
University of Texas School of Public Health
1200 Pressler Street, W-916
Houston, Texas 77030

Julia B. Lewis, MD
Expertise: Internal Medicine, Nephrology
Term: 8/24/2017 – 6/30/2021
Professor of Medicine
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nephrology Division
1161 21st Avenue South, S-3223 MCN
Nashville, Tennessee 37232

C. Michael Gibson, MD, MS
Expertise: Cardiology and Clinical Trials
Term: 8/24/2017 – 6/30/2021
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Division of Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
330 Brookline Avenue, OV-540
Boston, Massachusetts 02215

Patrick H. Nachman, MD
Expertise: Nephrology
Term: 4/18/2016 – 6/30/2019
Professor of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
7004 Burnett Womack Building, CB #7155
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599

Milton Packer, MD
Expertise: Cardiology, Clinical Trial Design
Term: 7/1/2016 – 6/30/2020
Distinguished Scholar in Cardiovascular Medicine
Baylor Heart and Vascular Institute
Baylor University Medical Center
621 North Hall Street
Dallas, Texas 75226

**Scott M. Wasserman, MD, FACC
Expertise: Cardiovascular Medicine
Term: 2/29/2016 – 10/31/2019
Vice President, Global Development
Cardiovascular and Metabolic Therapeutic Area Head and Head of Development Design Center
One Amgen Center Drive
Thousand Oaks, California 91320

*Consumer Representative
** Industry Representative (non voting)

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