Committees 2019

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Membership & Communications Committee 

Julianne Jett, Chair, University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA 2020
Davide Amato, Newsletter Co-Chair & Council Liaison, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA 2019
Patricia de la Tremblaye, Social Media Co-Chair, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA 2019
Cindy Barha, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada 2020
Thomas Endres, Otto von Guericke University, Magdeburg, Germany 2019
Nicholas Everett, Macquarie University, Marsfield, Australia 2021
Charles Heyser, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA 2020
Liubov Kalinichenko, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Bamberg, Germany 2020
Benoit Martin, University of Rennes, France 2020
Arlene Martinez-Rivera, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY, USA 2021
Jodi Pawluski, Past Chair, University of Rennes, France 2019
Cheryl Rosenfeld, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA 2019

Education & Training Committee

Corina Bondi, Chair, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA 2019
Sarah Baracz, Co-Chair, Macquarie University, North Rhyde, Australia 2020
Jared Young, Council Liaison, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA 2021
Elizabeth Byrnes, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA, USA 2021
Rosalinda Guevara-Guzman, Facultad de Medicina, UNAM, Mexico 2021
Michael Bowen, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia 2021
Zackary Cope, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA 2020
Elisa Hill-Yardin, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia 2019
Jill Silverman, MIND Institute, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA 2021
Miguel Skirzewski Prieto, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA 2019
Stacey Sukoff Rizzo, Past Chair, Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME, USA 2019

 

Finance & Fundraising Committee

Jill Silverman, Chair, MIND Institute, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA 2020
Mikhail Pletnikov, Treasurer, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA 2020
Jared Young, Council Liaison,  University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA 2021
Robert Gerlai, Past Chair, University of Toronto Mississauga, Mississauga, ON, Canada 2019
F. Scott Hall, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA 2020
Anthony Kline, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA 2020
 

Local Organizing Committee, Cairns 2019 - see their bios!

Stephen Kent, Chair, La Trobe University, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
F. Scott Hall, Council Liaison, University of Toledo Health Science Center, Toledo, OH, USA
Bernard Balleine, University of New South Wales, Kensington, NSW, Australia
Michael Bowen, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Timothy Bredy, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Femke Buisman-Pijlman, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
Thomas Burne, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Deborah Hodgson, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
Simon Killcross, University of New South Wales, Kensington, NSW, Australia
Karly Turner, University of New South Wales, Kensington, NSW, Australia
Zoltan Sarnyai, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia

Nominations & Awards

F. Scott Hall, Chair, University of Toledo Health Science Center, Toledo, OH, USA 2020
Liisa Galea, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada 2020
Kim Gerecke, Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, VA, USA 2020
Kelly Lambert, University of Richmond, Richmond, VA, USA 2020
Jared Young, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA 2020

Program Committee

Farida Sohrabji, Chair, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Bryan, TX, USA 2020
Elizabeth Byrnes, Co-Chair, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA, USA 2021
F. Scott Hall, Council Liaison, University of Toledo Health Science Center, Toledo, OH, USA 2020
Cindy Barha, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada 2020
Corina Bondi, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA 2020
Verity Brown, University of St. Andrews, Scotland, United Kingdom (dropped new job)
Elena Choleris, Past Chair, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada 2019
Peter Kalivas, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA 2020
Jill McGaughy, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA 2020
Kelly Lambert, University of Richmond, Rockville, VA, USA 2020
Mumeko Tsuda, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 2020
Amanda Kentner, MCPHS University, Boston, MA, USA 2021
Yasushi Kiyokawa, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan 2021