NIDDK Advisory Council: Members

Griffin P. Rodgers
Rodgers, Griffin P., M.D.
Chairperson
Director, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
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Brown, Tracey
Member until Nov. 2022
CEO
American Diabetes Association
D'Alessio, David A., M.D.
Ex-Officio
Professor and Director
Division of Endocrinology
Duke University Medical Center
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Drummond, Iain, Ph.D.
Member until Nov. 2022
Professor and Director
Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory
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Gordon-Larsen, Penny, Ph.D.
Member until Nov. 2022
Professor of Nutrition & Associate Dean for Research
Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 
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Kahn, Barbara, M.D.
Member until Nov. 2021
George R. Minot Endowed Chair
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Klurfeld, David M., Ph.D.
Ex-Officio
National Program Leader, Human Nutrition
Human Nutrition Research Center
USDA-Agricultural Research Service 
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Malik, Karl F., Ph.D.
Executive Secretary
Director, Division of Extramural Activities
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive
and Kidney Diseases 
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Nelson, Mark T., Ph.D.
Member until Nov. 2023
University Distinguished Professor and Chair
Department of Pharmacology
University of Vermont
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Peek, Richard, M.D.
Member until Nov. 2021
Professor
Department of Medicine
Vanderbilt University
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Penson, David F., M.D., MPH
Member until Nov. 2023
Professor of Urology
Department of Orology
Vanderbilt University Medical Center 
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Rooker, Ceciel
Member until Nov. 2023
President and Executive Director
International Foundation for
Gastrointestinal Disorders
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Sakamoto, Kathleen M., M.D., Ph.D.
Member until Nov. 2023
Shelagh Galligan Professor
Division of Hematology/Oncology
Department of Pediatrics
Stanford University School of Medicine
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Snyder, Michael Ph.D.
Member until Nov. 2023
Chair of Genetics, Assoc. Chair for Research
Stanford University
Department of Genetics
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Sokol, Ronald, M.D.
Member until Nov. 2021
Endowed Chair
Children's Hospital Colorado
University of Colorado, Denver
Stewart, Ian J., M.D.
Ex-Officio
Assistant Professor of Medicine/Air Force Major
David Grant Medical Center
Clinical Investigation Facility
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Stiehl, Lorraine
Member until Nov. 2021
Consultant
Stiehlworks Consulting
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Wu, Gary, M.D.
Member until Nov. 2022
Associate Chief of Research
Ferdinand G. Weisbrod Professor in Gastroenterology
Perlman School Of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Last Reviewed October 2020