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Psychopharmacologic 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 = 0
The committee consists of a core of 9 voting members.

Chairperson
Rajesh Narendran, MD
Expertise: Psychiatry
Term: 8/25/2021 - 6/30/2025
Attending Psychiatrist
Resolve Crisis Services
UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital
Professor in Radiology and Psychiatry
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Psychiatric Molecular Imaging Program
200 Lothrop Street
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213

Designated Federal Officer
Joyce Frimpong, 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
E-mail: PDAC@fda.hhs.gov


**Robert W. Baker, MD
Expertise: Psychiatry, Clinical Trial Design, Drug Safety
Term: 3/27/2020 – 10/31/2023
Vice President, Clinical Program Design
Eli Lilly and Company
Lilly Corporate Center
Indianapolis, Indiana 46285

Walter S. Dunn, MD, PhD
Expertise: Psychiatry
Term: 8/25/2021 – 6/30/2025
Assistant Clinical Professor
University of California Los Angeles
Department of Psychiatry
Director, Mood Disorders Section
Director, Interventional Psychiatry Service
West Los Angeles Veterans Administration Medical Center
11301 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90073


Jess G. Fiedorowicz, MD, PhD
Expertise: Psychiatry
Term: 8/25/2021 -6/30/2025
Head and Chief, Department of Mental Health
The Ottawa Hospital
Professor and Senior Research Chair in Adult Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry
University of Ottawa
501 Smyth Road
Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8L6

Satish Iyengar, PhD
Expertise: Statistics
Term: 7/1/2016 -6/30/2024
Chair and Professor of Statistics
Department of Statistics
University of Pittsburgh
230 S. Bouquet Street, 1800 Wesley Posvar Hall
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260


Jessica J. Jeffrey, MD, MPH, MBA
Expertise: Psychiatry
Term: 7/1/2016 – 6/30/2024
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Associate Director, Division of Population Behavioral Health
Nathanson Family Resilience Center
University of California Los Angeles
UCLA Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior
760 Westwood Plaza, A7-384B
Los Angeles, California 90024

William R. Keller, MD, MBA
Expertise: Psychiatry
Term: 8/25/2021 - 6/30/2025
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
1 Medical Center Drive
Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756


Sonia L. Krishna, MD, FAPA, DFAACAP
Expertise: Child, Adolescent, & Adult Psychiatry and Integrative Holistic Medicine
Term: 7/1/2020 – 6/30/2024
Affiliate Faculty, Department of Psychiatry
Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin
1601 Trinity Street
Austin, Texas 78712

Patrick S. Thomas, Jr., MD, PhD
Expertise: Psychiatry
Term: 6/26/2019 – 6/30/2022
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Baylor College of Medicine, Menninger Clinic
12301 S. Main Street
Houston, Texas 77035


*Kim O. Witczak
Expertise: Consumer Representative
Term: 12/30/2015 – 6/30/2022
Co-Founder, Executive Director
Woodymatters
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401


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

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