OSSD Committees

Communications & Membership Committee

Patricia Silveyra, PhD, (Chair) Indiana University, Bloomington, IL
Holly Ingraham, PhD, (Co-Chair), UCSF, San Francisco, CA 
Debra Bangasser, PhD, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
Liisa Galea, PhD, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Georgia Hodes, PhD, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

Education Committee

Sofia Ahmed, MD, (Chair), University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
Kristen Zuloaga, PhD, (Co-Chair),  Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
Liisa Galea, PhD, (Past Chair), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Jill Becker, PhD, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Katelyn Bruno, PhD, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL
Gillian Einstein, PhD, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
Melissa Holmes, PhD, University of Toronto Mississauga, Mississauga, ON, Canada
Rebecca Shansky, PhD, Northeastern University, Boston, MA

Trainee Committee

Brittany Osborne, PhD, (Chair) Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Nominations Committee

Art Arnold, PhD, (Chair), University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Ashley Monks, PhD, (Past Chair), University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
Farida Sohrabji, PhD, Texas A&M Health Science Center, College Station, TX
Arbi Nazarian, PhD, (EDI) Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA
Patricia Silveyra, PhD, Indiana University, Bloomington, IL

Awards Committee

Katelyn Bruno, PhD, (Co-Chair), Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL
Karen Reue, PhD, (Co-Chair), University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
C Noel Bairey-Merz, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California
Karthickeyan Chella, Krishnan University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio
Stephanie Correa, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California
Madeleine Cunningham, Univ. of Oklahoma HSCBRC, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Hester den Ruijter, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
Christine Disteche, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
Stephanie Faubion, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida
Bettina Heidecker Charite, University Hospital Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Molly Hyer, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
Iwona Koenig, Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York
Susan Kovats, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Kathryn Lenz, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
Donna Maney, Emory, Atlanta, Georgia
John Meitzen, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina
Adam Moeser, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
Arbi Nazarian, Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, California
Aras Petrulis, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia
Kristen Pleil, Cornell, Ithaca, New York
Lisa Robison, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Joshua Rubin, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri
Jaclyn Schwarz, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware
Ashlyn Swift-Gallant, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland
Stacey Winham, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
Kristen Zuloaga, Albany Medical College, Albany New York

2022 Program Committee

Joel Berletch, PhD, (Co-Chair), University of Washington, Seattle, WA
DeLisa Fairweather, PhD, (Co-Chair), Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL

Aras Petrulis, PhD, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Monsterrat Angeura, Ph.D, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Stephanie Faubion, MD, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL
Kerrie Moreau, PhD, University of Colorado, Aurora, CO
Ashley Monks, PhD, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
Art Arnold, PhD, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Brittany Osborne, PhD (Postdoc), Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Michelle Mielke, PhD, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Michael Coronado, PhD, Cytokinetics, Walla Walla, WA
Holly Ingraham, PhD, UCSF, San Francisco, CA
Lauren Walter, MD, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL
TBA

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Farrah Madison, PhD, (Co-Chair), University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Debra Bangasser, PhD, (Co-Chair), Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
Stephanie Correa, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Arbi Nazarian, PhD, Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA
Holly Ingraham, UCSF, San Francisco, CA