NIDDK Advisory Council: Members

Griffin P. Rodgers
Rodgers, Griffin P., M.D.
Chairperson
Director, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
Bonventre, Joseph V., Ph.D, M.D.
Member until Nov. 2018
Samuel A. Levine Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
D'Alessio, David A., M.D.
Ex-Officio
Professor and Director
Division of Endocrinology
Duke University Medical Center
Donowitz, Mark, M.D.
Member until Nov. 2018
LeBoff Professor for Research in Digestive Diseases
Department of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Elmquist, Joel K., Ph.D., DVM
Member until Nov. 2019
Professor
The University of Texas Southwestern
Medical Center
Guay-Woodford, Lisa., M.D.
Member until Nov. 2020
Professor
Center for Translational Science
Children’s National Medical Center
Heller, Caren A., MBA, M.D.
Member until Nov. 2019
Chief Scientific Officer
Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America
Kaplan, Lee M. Ph.D., M.D.
Member until Nov. 2018
Director
Obesity, Metabolism, & Nutrition Institute
Massachusetts General Hospital
Klurfeld, David M., Ph.D.
Ex-Officio
National Program Leader, Human Nutrition
Human Nutrition Research Center
USDA-Agricultural Research Service
Knight, Richard
Member until Nov. 2020
Vice President
American Association for Kidney Patients
Lange, Paul H., M.D.
Member until Nov. 2019
Professor and Chair
Department of Urology
University of Washington School of Medicine
Photograph of Karl Malik
Malik, Karl F., Ph.D.
Executive Secretary
Acting Director, Division of Extramural Activities
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive
and Kidney Diseases
Nealon, Thomas
Member until Nov. 2020
National Board Chair and CEO
American Liver Foundation
Pessin, Jeffrey, Ph.D.
Member until Nov. 2020
Professor, 
Department of Endocrinology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Saltiel, Alan, R. Ph.D.
Member until Nov. 2018
Professor of Internal Medicine & Physiology
University of California, San Diego School of Medicine
Stewart, Ian J., M.D.
Ex-Officio
Assistant Professor of Medicine/Air Force Major
David Grant Medical Center
Clinical Investigation Facility
Taylor, Pamela A.
Member until Nov. 2018
Senior Communications Consultant
Pratt Consulting
Torok-Storb, Beverly, Ph.D.
Member until Nov. 2019
Clinical Research Division
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center