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Peripheral and Central Nervous System 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 information (2/27/2007)

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

Nathan B. Fountain, MD
Expertise: Neurology
Term: 2/1/2018 – 1/31/2022
Professor of Neurology
Director, FE Dreifuss Comprehensive Epilepsy Program
University of Virginia
Box 800394
Charlottesville, Virginia 22908

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
E-mail: PCNS@fda.hhs.gov

Merit Cudkowicz, MD
Expertise: Neurology
Term: 3/18/2016 – 1/31/2020
Chief of Neurology
Massachusetts General Hospital
Julieanne Dorn Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
15 Parkman Street ACC 705
Boston, Massachusetts 02115

Mark W. Green, MD, FAAN
Expertise: Headache and Facial Pain
Term: 2/01/2016 - 1/31/2020
Professor of Neurology, Anesthesiology, and Rehabilitation Medicine
Director of Headache and Pain Medicine
Vice Chair of Neurology for Professional Development and Alumni Relations
Icahn School of Medicine at Mt Sinai
5 East 98th St, 7th Floor, Box 1139
New York, New York 10022

*Dawndra Jones, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Expertise: Consumer Representative
Term: 11/30/2018 – 1/31/2023
Chief Nursing Officer, VP Patient Care Services
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
McKeesport Hospital
1500 Fifth Avenue
McKeesport, Pennsylvania 15132

Aaron S. Kesselheim, MD, JD, MPH
Expertise: Internal Medicine,
Health Policy/Law, Pharmacoepidemiology
Term: 2/1/2019 – 1/31/2023
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine Brigham and Women’s Hospital
1620 Tremont St. Room 3030
Boston, Massachusetts, 02120

David S. Knopman, MD
Expertise: Neurology
Term: 2/1/2018 – 1/31/2022
Professor of Neurology
Mayo Clinic
200 First St, SW.
Rochester, Minnesota 55905

Richard J. Kryscio, PhD
Expertise: Biostatistics
Term: 4/21/2016 – 1/31/2020
Professor, Statistics and Biostatistics
University of Kentucky
Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, Room 230
800 South Limestone Street
Lexington, Kentucky 40536

Chiadi U. Onyike, MD, MHS
Expertise: Psychiatry
Term: 2/01/2015 – 1/31/2021
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
600 North Wolfe Street, Meyer 279
Baltimore, Maryland 21287

Joel S. Perlmutter, MD
Expertise: Neurology
Term: 2/01/2016 - 1/31/2020
Elliot Stein Family Professor of Neurology
Professor of Radiology, Neuroscience, Physical Therapy & Occupational Therapy
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri 63110

*Consumer Representative (vacant)
**Industry Representative (non-voting)