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Clinical Center Governance & Accreditation: Clinical Center Profile 2002


The Medical Executive Committee is comprised of clinical directors of the NIH intramural clinical research programs and other senior medical and administrative staff.


Medical Executive Committee

Gregory A. Curt, MD (Chair)
National Cancer Institute

James E. Balow, MD (Vice Chair)
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Marc R. Blackman, MD
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Perry J. Blackshear, MD, PhD
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

Jean L. Cadet, MD
National Institute on Drug Abuse

Richard O. Cannon, MD
National Heart Lung and Blood Institute

Raymond A. Dionne, DDS
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research

Frederick L. Ferris, MD
National Eye Institute

David T. George, MD
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

Clare E. Hastings, RN, PhD
Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center

David K. Henderson, MD
Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center

Stephen G. Kaler, MD
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Shyamasundaran Kottilil, MD* (Clinical Fellow)
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Donna M. Krasnewich, MD
National Human Genome Research Institute

H. Clifford Lane, MD
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Peter Lipsky, MD
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

Henry Masur, MD
Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center

Deborah P. Merke, MD
Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center

Henry F. McFarland, MD
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Steven A. Rosenberg, MD
National Cancer Institute

David R. Rubinow, MD
National Institute of Mental Health

Melinda Tinkle, PhD
National Institute of Nursing Research

Carter Van Waes, MD
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders

Eric H. Westin, MD
National Institute on Aging


Ex Officio Members

John I. Gallin, MD
Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center

Patricia A. Kvochak, JD
Office of General Counsel, NIH

Richard G. Wyatt, MD
Office of the Director, NIH

Laura M. Lee, RN (Executive Secretary)
Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center


* Dr. Kottilil represents the NIH Fellows Committee.


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