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Roster of the Molecular and Clinical Genetics Panel

Purpose: The Committee reviews and evaluates data concerning the safety and effectiveness of marketed and investigational in vitro devices for use in clinical laboratory medicine including clinical and molecular genetics 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: 4

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


Designated Federal Officer
Jarrod Collier, M.S.

Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Office of Management
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
WO Bldg. 66 Rm 5214
Silver Spring, Maryland 20993
Office: (301) 796-6875
Fax: (301) 847-8505

Steven M. Lipkin, M.D., Ph.D.
Expertise: Medical Genetics
Term: 04/12/2019 – 05/31/2023
Professor of Medicine and
Vice Chair for Research Dept. of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
Cornell University
413 East 69th Street
Belfer Building, Room 702
New York, NY 10021

Victoria M. Pratt, Ph.D., FACMG
Expertise: Molecular Genetics and Pharmacogenomics
Term: 04/12/2019 – 05/31/2023
Director, Pharmacogenomics and Molecular Genetics Laboratories
Professor, Medical and Molecular Genetics
Indian University School of Medicine
975 W. Walnut St., IB-344B
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Daniel H. Farkas, Ph.D., HCLD
Expertise: Molecular Diagnostics and Genetics
Term: 04/12/2019 – 05/31/2023
Section Head, Molecular Pathology
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Institute
9500 Euclid Ave., Bldg. LL-2/Rm 141
Cleveland, OH 44195

Gregory J. Tsongalis, Ph.D., H.C.L.D.
Expertise: Clinical Genomics; Molecular Diagnostics
Term: 08/29/2019 – 05/31/2026
Professor and Vice Chair for Research
Medical Director, Clinical Genomics and Advanced Technology
Dartmouth Health and The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
One Medical Center Drive
Lebanon, NH 03756

Nathan W. Winslow **
Expertise: Regulatory Affairs
Term: 02/09/2023 – 05/31/2027
Global Head, Regulatory Affairs
Roche Diagnostics Solution
4300 Hacienda Drive
Pleasanton, CA 94960


* Consumer Representative
** Industry Representative

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