NIGMS Human Genetic Cell Repository Scientific Advisory Committee

Amanda Bergner, MS
Columbia University
  • Associate Professor of Genetic Counseling (Genetics and Development)
  • Director, Genetic Counseling Graduate Program
Maria P. Bettinotti, PhD, D(ABHI), FACMG
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Director, Immunogenetics Laboratory
  • Associate Professor of Pathology
Laura Conlin, PhD, FACMG
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
  • Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Director, Division of Genomic Diagnostics
Sandra J. Engle, PhD
Biogen Inc.
  • Senior Director, Translational Cellular Sciences, Stem Cells & Genomic Engineering
Generosa Grana, MD, FACP
Cooper University Health Care
  • Director, MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper
  • Hematologist/Medical Oncologist
Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
  • Professor of Medicine
Madhuri Hegde, PhD, FACMG
Emory University School of Medicine
  • Executive Director, Emory Genetics Laboratory
  • Adjunct Professor, Department of Human Genetics and Department of Pediatrics
PerkinElmer, Inc.
  • Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer, Global Lab Services
Lisa Kalman, PhD
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  • Health Scientist, OPHSS/CSELS/DLPSS, Informatics and Data Science Branch
Amel Karaa, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Mitochondrial Disease Program
  • Director, Lysosomal Storage Disease Program
  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Eric Kmiec, PhD
Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute at ChristianaCare
  • Director, Gene Editing Institute
Jonathon M. Marron, MD, MPH
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Boston Children’s Hospital
  • Attending Physician, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • Clinical Ethicist
Harvard Medical School
  • Instructor in Pediatrics
Charmaine D. M. Royal, PhD
Duke University
  • Professor, African & African American Studies, Biology, Global Health, and Family Medicine & Community Health
  • Director, Duke Center on Genomics, Race, Identity, Difference
Andrew J. Sharp, PhD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Associate Professor, Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences
Evan Y. Snyder, MD, PhD, FAAP Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute
  • Director and Professor, Center for Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine
  • Director, Stem Cell Research Center
Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine
  • Associate Member, Sanford Children's Health Research Center
  • Scientific Steering Committee
University of California, San Diego
  • Faculty Physician, Pediatrics
  • Faculty, Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program