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AIDS Vaccine Research Subcommittee Members


Douglas F. Nixon, M.D., Ph.D.
Walter G. Ross Professor and Chair
Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Tropical Medicine
The George Washington University

Executive Secretary

James A. Bradac, Ph.D.
Chief, Preclinical Research and Development Branch
Vaccine Research Program
Bethesda, Maryland

Assistant to Executive Secretary

Jessica Santos
Program Analyst
Vaccine Research Program
Bethesda, Maryland

Aftab A. Ansari, Ph.D.
Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, Georgia

Susan W. Barnett, Ph.D.
Director, Vaccines Research
Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, Inc.
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Deborah L. Birx, M.D.  
Director of CGH Division of Global HIV/AIDS
Center for Diseases Control and Prevention
National Center for HIV/STD and TB Prevention
Atlanta, Georgia

Donald Forthal, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
School of Medicine
University of California Irvine College of Medicine 

Jeffrey D. Lifson, M.D.
Director, AIDS and Cancer Virus Program
SAIC-Frederick, Inc.
Frederick, Maryland

Nina D. Russell, M.D.
Deputy Director, HIV Vaccines
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Seattle, Wasthington

Jerald C. Sadoff, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer
2301 CA Leiden, The Netherlands

William Snow, M.A.
Director, Global HIV Vaccine Enterprise
New York, New York

Georgia D. Tomaras, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Departments of Surgery, Immunology and Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Associate Director of Research, Duke Human Vaccine Institute (DHVI)
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina 

Ex Officio members 

Rama Rao Amara, Ph.D.
Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Yerkes National Primate Research Center
Atlanta, Gerogia

Jay A. Berzofsky, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief, Vaccine Branch
Bethesda, Maryland

Salvatore T. Butera, DVM, Ph.D.
Science Officer, Scripps CHAVI-ID
The Scripps Research Institute
La Jolla, California

Lawrence Corey, M.D.
President and Director
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Principal Investigator, HVTN
Seattle, Washington

Eric Hunter, Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar
Emory Vaccine Center
Atlanta, Georgia

Bette Korber, Ph.D.
Laboratory Fellow
Theoretical Biology and Biophysics
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Los Alamos, New Mexico

John Mascola, M.D.
Director, Vaccine Research Center
Bethesda, Maryland

Bonnie Mathieson, Ph.D.
Coordinator for AIDS Vaccines
Office of AIDS Research
Bethesda, Maryland

Nelson L. Michael, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, U.S. Military HIV Research Program (MHRP)
Walter Reed Army Institute of Research
Bethesda, Maryland

Jack Whitescarver, Ph.D.
Director, Office of AIDS Research
Bethesda, Maryland

Last Updated July 11, 2013