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Gastrointestinal 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

Current Number of Vacancies = 1
Note, one or more vacancies may be in the nomination process or a final appointment may have been made.

Benjamin Lebwohl, MD, MS
Expertise: Gastroenterology
Term: 7/1/2017–6/30/2021
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Director of Clinical Research, Celiac Disease Center
Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
180 Fort Washington Avenue, Suite 936
New York, New York 10032

Designated Federal Officer (Acting)
Yvette W. 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
Email: GIDAC@fda.hhs.gov

**Helmut H. Albrecht, MD, MS
Expertise: Pharmaceutical Medicine
Term: 11/1/2019–10/31/2023
President, H2A Associates, LLC
Chief Scientific Officer, Alitair Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
3350 SW 27th Ave, Executive Tower, Ste 2203
Miami, Florida 33133

Christopher S. Coffey, PhD, MS
Expertise: Biostatistics
Term: 3/19/2018–6/30/2021
Director, Clinical Trials Statistical and Data Management Center
University of Iowa
2400 University Capitol Centre
Iowa City, Iowa 52240

*Joy McVey Hugick, BA
Expertise: Consumer Representative
Term: 3/19/2018–6/30/2021
Public Health Policy and Communication Consultant
Simply Joy, LLC
7150 Hunters Branch Drive NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30328

Sandeep Khurana, MBBS
Expertise: Gastroenterology/Transplant Hepatology
Term: 7/1/2020–6/30/2024
Professor of Medicine
Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine
100 N. Academy Avenue
Danville, Pennsylvania 17822

Jennifer C. Lai, MD, MBA
Expertise: Hepatology
Term: 8/6/2018–6/30/2022
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology/Hepatology
University of California–San Francisco
513 Parnassus Avenue
San Francisco, California 94143

Peter Mannon, MD, MPH
Expertise: Gastroenterology
Term: 7/1/2019–6/30/2023
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
University of Nebraska Medical Center
982000 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska 68198

Miguel Saps, MD
Expertise: Pediatric Gastroenterology
Term: 7/1/2019–6/30/2023
Professor of Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology,
Hepatology and Nutrition
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
Mailman Center, 1601 NW 12th Ave, Suite 3005A
Miami, Florida 33136

Steven F. Solga, MD
Expertise: Gastroenterology/Transplant Hepatology
Term: 7/1/2019–6/30/2023
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Transplant Hepatology Fellowship Program Director
Division of Gastroenterology
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
2 Dulles, 3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104

Lisa L. Strate, MD, MPH
Expertise: Gastroenterology
Term: 7/1/2017–6/30/2021
Professor of Medicine
University of Washington School of Medicine
Section Chief, Gastroenterology
Harborview Medical Center
325 Ninth Ave, Box 359773
Seattle, Washington 98122

Sarah Streett, MD, AGAF
Expertise: Gastroenterology
Term: 7/1/2020-6/30/2024
Clinical Director of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine
430 Broadway Street, Pavilion C, 3rd Floor
Redwood City, California 94063

* Consumer Representative
** Industry Representative (non voting)


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