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Roster of the Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee

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: 0 (as of 6/19/2019)

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

Chair
Hana El Sahly, M.D.

Expertise: Vaccines, Infectious Diseases
Term: 06/19/2019-01/31/2022
Associate Professor
Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology
Department of Medicine
Section of Infectious Diseases
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX 77030
Archana Chatterjee, M.D., Ph.D.
Expertise: Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases
Term: 06/19/2019-01/31/2023
Professor and Chair
Department of Pediatrics
University of South Dakota
Sioux Falls, SD 57105

Leonard Friedland, M.D. +
Expertise: Alternate Industry Representative
Term: 02/01/2016-01/31/2020
Vice President
Scientific Affairs and Public Health, Vaccines
GlaxoSmithKline
Philadelphia, PA 19112
Hayley Gans, M.D.
Expertise: Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases
Term: 06/19/2019-01/31/2023
Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Stanford University Medical Center
Stanford, CA 94305

David Greenberg, M.D. ***
Expertise: Industry Representative
Term: 02/01/2016-01/31/2020
Associate Vice President
Regional Medical Head, North America
Sanofi Pasteur
Swiftwater, PA 18370
Holly Janes, Ph.D.
Expertise: Biostatistics
Term: 06/10/2016-01/31/2020
Associate Member
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division
Division of Public Health Sciences
Seattle, WA 98109

Michael Kurilla, M.D., Ph.D.
Expertise: Infectious Diseases, Pathology
Term: 08/6/2018-01/31/2021
Director, Division of Clinical Innovation
National Center for Advancing Translation Sciences
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD 20852
Myron Levine, M.D., D.T.P.H., F.A.A.P
Expertise: Infectious Diseases
Term: 05/9/2018-01/31/2022
Grollman Distinguished Professor and
Associate Dean for Global Health
Vaccinology and Infectious Diseases
Center for Vaccine Development
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD 21201

H. Cody Meissner, M.D.
Expertise: Infectious Diseases
Term: 08/6/2018-1/31/2022
Professor of Pediatrics
Tufts University School of Medicine
Director, Pediatric Infectious Disease
Tufts Medical Center
Boston, MA 02111
Arnold Monto, M.D.
Expertise: Epidemiology & Infectious Diseases
Term: 02/01/2016-01/31/2020
Thomas Francis Jr. Collegiate Professor of Public Health
Professor of Epidemiology
Department of Epidemiology
University of Michigan
School of Public Health

Paul Offit, M.D.
Expertise: Infectious Diseases
Term: 02/01/2018-01/31/2022
Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Infectious Diseases
Abramson Research Building
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Andrea Shane, M.D., M.P.H., M.Sc.
Expertise: Pediatric & Infectious Diseases
Term: 02/01/2018-01/31/2022
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA 30322

Paul Spearman, M.D.
Expertise: Pediatric & Infectious Diseases
Term: 05/9/2018-01/31/2022
Director, Division of Infectious Diseases
Albert B. Sabin Chair in Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
Medical Center
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
University of Cincinnati School of Medicine
Cincinnati, OH 45229
Geeta K. Swamy, M.D.
Expertise: Infectious Diseases
Term: 08/6/2018-01/31/2022
Senior Associate Dean
Vice Chair for Research & Faculty Development
Associate Professor, ObGyn
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Duke University
Durham, NC 27710

Sheldon Toubman, J.D. **
Expertise: Law
Term: 08/16/2017-01/31/2021
Staff Attorney
New Haven Legal Assistance Association
New Haven, CT 06510
Melinda Wharton, M.D., M.P.H.
Expertise: Epidemiology, Vaccine Policy and Safety Science
Term: 05/13/2016-01/31/2020
Director, Immunization Services Division
National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA 30333

DESIGNATED FEDERAL OFFICER
Serina A. Hunter-Thomas, M.S.A., R.N.

CAPT, U.S. Public Health Service
Division of Scientific Advisors & Consultants
Center for Biologics Evaluation & Research
Food and Drug Administration
Silver Spring, MD 20903
Phone: (240) 402-5771
Email: serina.hunter-thomas@fda.hhs.gov
COMMITTEE MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST
Monique Hill, M.H.A.

Division of Scientific Advisors & Consultants
Center for Biologics Evaluation & Research
Food and Drug Administration
Silver Spring, MD  20903
Phone: (301) 796-4620
Email: Monique.hill@fda.hhs.gov

DIRECTOR
Prabhakara Atreya, Ph.D.

Division of Scientific Advisors & Consultants
Center for Biologics Evaluation & Research
Food and Drug Administration
Silver Spring, MD 20903
Phone: (240) 402-8006
Email: prabhakara.atreya@fda.hhs.gov
** Consumer Representative
*** Industry Representative
+ Alternate Industry Representative