National Advisory Dental and Craniofacial Research Council Roster

Chairperson

Somerman, Martha J., DDS, PhD
Director
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD 

Members

Baker, Shenda, PhD
President and Chief Operating Officer
Synedgen, Inc.
Claremont, CA 

Chai, Yang, DDS, PhD
Director
Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology
Ostrow School of Dentistry
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 

D'Silva, Nisha J., MSD, PhD
Donald a. Kerr Endowed Collegiate Professor of Oral Pathology
Division of Oral Pathology, Medicine, Radiology
School of Dentistry
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 

Darveau, Richard Peters, PhD
Chairman
Department of Periodontics
School of Dentistry
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 

Hart, Tracy
Chief Executive Officer
Osteogenesis Imperfecta Foundation
Gaithersburg, MD 

Malamud, Daniel, PhD
Professor of Basic Science
Department of Basic Sciences
College of Dentistry
New York University
New York, NY 

Malamud, Daniel, PhD
Professor of Basic Science
Department Of Basic Sciences
College Of Dentistry
New York University
New York, NY 10010

McNeil, Daniel W., PhD
Eberly Distinguished Professor
Department of Psychology
West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV 

Messersmith, Phillip B., PhD
Class of 1941 Professor
Departments of Bioengineering & Materials Science & Engineering
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 

Shete, Sanjay, PhD
Barnhart Family Distinguished Professor in Targeted Therapies
Division of Quantitative Sciences
Department of Biostatistics
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX 

AD HOC
Albers, Kathryn Marie, PhD
Professor|

Department of Neurobiology and Department of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA 15261

Couper, David J, PhD
Clinical Professor and Deputy Director

Collaborative Studies Coordinating Center

Department of Biostatistics

University Of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Stanford, Clark M, DDS, PhD
UIC Distinguished Professorship and Dean

Department Of Administration

College of Dentistry

University Of Illinois At Chicago

Chicago, IL 60612

Strom, Joel L, DDS
Dentist

Strom & Klein Dental Associates

Beverly Hills, CA 90212

Executive Secretary

Dombroski, Alicia J., PhD
Director
Division of Extramural Activities
Natl Inst of Dental and Craniofacial Research
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD

Ex Officio

Arola, Patricia E., DDS, MHA, FACHE, FAGD
Assistant Under Secretary for Health for 
Dentistry
Department of Veterans Affairs

Washington, DC 20420

Collins, Francis S., MD, PhD
Director
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD 

 

Last Reviewed on
February 2018