Steering Committee Membership

Regular Members

Dr. Ajit Varki, UC San Diego, PI
Dr. Gerald Hart, Johns Hopkins, PI
Dr. Robert Sackstein, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, PI
Dr. Ronald Schnaar, Johns Hopkins, PI
Dr. Vincent Hascall, Cleveland Clinic, PI
Dr. Umesh Desai, Virginia Commonwealth University, PI
Dr. Rita Sarkar, NHLBI, Program Officer

Alternate Members

Dr. Jeffrey Esko, UC San Diego, Co-PI
Dr. Natasha Zachara, Johns Hopkins, Co-PI
Dr. Joseph Lau, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Co-PI
Dr. Bruce Bochner, Johns Hopkins, Co-PI
Dr. Ronald Midura, Cleveland Clinic, Co-PI
Dr. Kuberan Balagurunathan, University of Utah, Co-PI
Dr. Narasimhan Danthi, NHLBI, Program Officer
Dr. Dorothy Gail, NHLBI, Program Officer
Ms. Susan Pucie, NHLBI, Senior Program Staff

Educational Sub-Committee Members:

Dr. Jeffrey Esko, UC San Diego, Co-PI/Core Director
Dr. Gerald Hart, Johns Hopkins, PI/Core Director
Dr. Natasha Zachara, Johns Hopkins, Co-PI
Dr. Robert Sackstein, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, PI/Core Director
Dr. Joseph Lau, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Co-PI
Dr. Ronald Schnaar, Johns Hopkins, PI/Core Director
Dr. Ronald Midura, Cleveland Clinic, Co-PI/Core Director
Dr. Umesh Desai, Virginia Commonwealth University, PI/Core Director
Dr. Kuberan Balagurunathan, Virginia Commonwealth University, Co-PI

Shared Resources Sub-Committee Members:

Dr. Biswa Choudhury, UC San Diego, Core Director
Dr. Gerald Hart, Johns Hopkins, PI/Core Director
Dr. Vern Rheinhold, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Core Director
Dr. Corwin Nycholat, The Scripps Research Institute, Core Director
Dr. Mark Lauer, Cleveland Clinic, Core Director
Dr. Umesh Desai, Virginia Commonwealth University, PI/Core Director
Dr. Kuberan Balagurunathan, Virginia Commonwealth University, Co-PI