Cellular, Tissue and Gene Therapies Advisory Committee

Meeting, February 5, 2008

Committee Roster



Walter J. Urba, M.D., Ph.D.

Medical Director

Robert W. Franz Cancer Research Center

Earle A. Chiles Research Institute

Providence Portland Medical Center

4805 N.E. Glisan St., 5F-40

Portland, Oregon 97213




Designated Federal Official
Gail Dapolito

Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
1401 Rockville Pike (HFM-71)
Rockville, Maryland 20852-1448

Phone: (301) 827-0314
Fax:     (301) 827-0294

E-mail: gail.dapolito@fda.hhs.gov



 Michéle P. Calos, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Genetics
Department of Genetics
Stanford University School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive, Room 334
Stanford, California 94305-5120


Jeffrey S. Chamberlain, Ph.D.


Departments Neurology, Medicine and Biochemistry

Health Sciences Center

University of Washington School of Medicine

1959 N.E. Pacific Street

Seattle, Washington 98195-7720


Kurt C. Gunter, M.D.**

Medical Director, Cellular Therapy

Hospira, Inc.

Dept. 87W, Building H1

275 North Field Drive

Lake Forest, Illinois  60045




Farshid Guilak, Ph.D.

Laszlo Ormandy Professor of Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Research Laboratories

Duke University Medical Center

MSRB Room 375, Box 3093

Durham, North Carolina 27710




Doris A. Taylor, Ph.D.

Medtronic Bakken Professor

Center for Cardiovascular Repair

University of Minnesota

7-105A NHH

312 Church Street SE

Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455


Richard J. Chappell, Ph.D.


Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School

600 Highland Avenue, KL6/430

Madison, Wisconsin 53792







Sharon F. Terry, M.S.*
President and CEO
Genetic Alliance Organization
Suite 404
4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20008-2369


William W. Tomford, M.D.
Professor of Orthopedic Surgery

Harvard Medical School
Massachusetts General Hospital

55 Fruit Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02114




Stanton L. Gerson, M.D.

Professor of Medicine, Oncology & Environmental Health Sciences

Wearn Building, Room 153

Case Western Reserve University

University Hospital of Cleveland

11100 Euclid Avenue

Cleveland, Ohio 44106-5065


Matthew J. Allen, Vet. M.B., Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Orthopedic Surgery

SUNY Upstate Medical University

750 East Adams Street

Syracuse, New York 13210





Larry W. Kwak, M.D., Ph.D.


Department of Lymphoma/Myeloma

University of Texas

M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

1515 Holcombe Boulevard – Unit 429

Houston, Texas 77030


Savio Lau-Ching Woo, Ph.D.

Professor of Gene and Cell Medicine

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

One Gustave L. Levy Place, Box 1496

New York, New York 10029







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