FASEB Board of Directors (July 2017 - June 2018)



Thomas O. Baldwin, PhD
Professor of Biochemistry
University of California
Riverside, California


James M. Musser, MD, PhD
Fondren Distinguished Presidential Endowed Chair,
Department of Pathology and Genomic Medicine and
Director, Center for Molecular and Translational Human Infectious Diseases Research,
Houston Methodist Hospital and Research Institute
Houston, Texas

Immediate Past President

Hudson H. Freeze, PhD
Professor of Glycobiology
Director, Human Genetics Program
Sanford Children's Health Research Center
Sanford-Burnham-Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
La Jolla, California

Vice President for Science Policy

Hannah V. Carey, PhD
Department of Comparative Biosciences
Unviersity of Wisconsin
School of Veterinary Medicine
Madison, Wisconsin


David M. Rocke, PhD
Distinguished Professor in the Division of Biostatistics
Department of Public Health Sciences (School of Medicine) and 
Department of Biomedical Engineering (College of Engineering) 
University of California, Davis

Davis, California

Vice President-Elect for Science Policy

Louis B. Justement, PhD
Professor, Department of Microbiology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama

Immediate Past Vice President for Science Policy

Scott I. Simon, PhD
Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of California, Davis
Davis, California


Chester A. Ray, PhD
Professor and Chair
Department of Nutrition, Food, and Exercise Science
Director, Institute of Sports Sciences and Medicine
Florida State University
Tallahassee, Florida

Federation Secretary

Frank Krause, CAE

FASEB Executive Director
9650 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, Maryland

Board Members Representing FASEB Member Societies

American Aging Association - AGE

Matt Kaeberlein, PhD

Professor of Pathology
Adjunct Professor Genome Sciences
Adjunct Professor of Oral Health Sciences
The University of Washington
Seattle, Washington

American Association of Anatomists - AAA

David Burr, PhD
Distinguished Professor
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research (IUPUI)
Indiana University School of Medicine
Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology & Biomedical Engineering
Indianapolis, Indiana

The American Association of Immunologists - AAI

Louis B. Justement, PhD
Professor, Department of Microbiology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama

American College of Sports Medicine - ACSM

William B. Farquhar, PhD, FACSM

Department of Kinesiology and Applied Physiology
College of Health Sciences
University of Delaware
Newark, Delaware

American Federation for Medical Research - AFMR

Robert J. Freishtat, MD, MPH
Associate Chief for Academic Affairs, Division of Emergency Medicine
Children's national Health System
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine and Integrative Systems Biology
George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Washington, DC

American Peptide Society - APEPS 

Philip E. Dawson, PhD

Professor of Chemistry and Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
The Scripps Research Institute
La Jolla, California

American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology - ASBMB

C. Robert Matthews, PhD
Arthur F. and Helen P. Koskanis Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Chair, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, Massachusetts

American Society for Bone and Mineral Research - ASBMR

Roberto Civitelli, MD
Chief of the Division of Bone and Mineral Disease
Director of the Washington University Skeletal Disorders Training Program
Washington University - St. Louis School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri

American Society for Clinical Investigation - ASCI

Talat Alp Ikizler, MD

Catherine McLaughlin Hakim Chair in Vascular Biology
Professor of Medicine
Associate Director, Division of Nephrology
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, Tennessee

The American Society of Human Genetics - ASHG

Aravinda Chakravarti, PhD

Professor of Genetic Medicine
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

American Society for Investigative Pathology - ASIP

Charles A. Parkos, MD, PhD

Carl V. Weller Professor and Chair
Department of Pathology
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan

American Society for Nutrition - ASN

Kelly A. Tappenden, PhD, RD, FASPEN

Professor and Department Head
Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, Illinois

American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics - ASPET

Brian M. Cox, PhD
Professor of Pharmacology and Neuroscience
Uniformed Services
University of the Health Sciences
Department of Pharmacology
Bethesda, Maryland

Association of Biomolecular Resource Facilities - ABRF

Sheenah Mische, PhD
Office of Collaborative Science
NYU School of Medicine
NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, New York

Association for Molecular Pathology - AMP

Betsy A. Bove, PhD

Assistant Laboratory Director
Genomind, Inc.
Wilmington, Delaware

The American Physiological Society - APS

Kevin C. Kregel, PhD

Associate Provost for Faculty
Professor of Human Physiology
University of Iowa
Iowa City, Iowa

Biomedical Engineering Society - BMES

Denis Wirtz, PhD

Vice Provost for Research
TH Smoot Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Pathology, Oncology
Director Johns Hopkins Physical Sciences-Oncology Center
Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

Endocrine Society - ES

Ursula B. Kaiser, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Hypertension
Boston, Massachusetts

Genetics Society of America - GSA

Jasper D. Rine, PhD
Professor of Genetics
Department of Genomics/Development
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California

The Histochemical Society - HCS

Charles W. Frevert, DVM, ScD
Associate Professor
Department of Comparative Medicine
University of Washington School of Medicine
Seattle, Washington

International Society for Computational Biology - ISCB

Terry Gaasterland, PhD
Professor of Computational Biology & Genomics
Scripps Institution of Oceanography and
Institute for Genomic Medicine
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, California

The Protein Society - PS

David P. Goldenberg, PhD
Professor of Biology
The Goldenberg Lab
Department of Biology
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah

Society for Developmental Biology - SDB

Lee Niswander, PhD
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Anschutz Medical Campus
Aurora, Colorado

Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine - SEBM

David Boothman, PhD
Professor of Pharmacology and Radiation Oncology
Associate Director for Translational Research, Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center
Robert B. and Virginia Payne Professorship in Oncology
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Society for Redox Biology and Medicine - SFRBM

Eric E. Kelley, PhD
Associate Professor of Physiology and Pharmacology, West Virginia University
Morgantown, West Virginia

The Society for Glycobiology - SfG

Pamela Stanley, PhD

Professor, Department of Cell Biology
The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Chair
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
New York, New York

The Society for Pediatric Research - SPR

Vivek Balasubramaniam, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Division Chief Pediatric Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Madison, Wisconsin

Society for the Study of Reproduction - SSR

Patricia L. Morris, PhD
Executive Director of Biomedical Research and Development, R&D, in the Reproductive Health Program Population Council's Center for Biomedical Research
Rockefeller University
New York, New York

Society of Toxicology - SOT

John B. Morris Ph.D.

Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor Emeritus
University of Connecticut
Storrs, Connecticut

Teratology Society - TS

Christine Perdan Curran, PhD
Associate Professor
Northern Kentucky University
Department of Biological Sciences
Highland Heights, Kentucky

US Human Proteome Organization - US HUPO

Ralph A. Bradshaw, PhD
Professor Emeritus
Department of Physiology & Biophysics
University of California - Irvine
Department of Pharmacology
University of California
San Diego, California