Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies

Physician Leaders

June E. Osborn, MD (Chair)
Sixth President of the Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation. Former Chair of the U.S. National Commission on AIDS. Former Dean, University of Michigan, School of Public Health.

George D. Lundberg, MD (Vice Chair)
Editor-in-Chief, Medscape. Former Editor, JAMA. Former Professor and Chair of Pathology at the University of California-Davis. Past-President of the American Society of Clinical Pathologists.

David C. Lewis, MD (Project Director)
Founder, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University. Professor of Medicine and Community Health, Donald G. Millar Professor of Alcohol and Addiction Studies.

Errol R. Alden, MD
Deputy Executive Director of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Chicago.

Jeremiah A. Barondess, MD
President of the New York Academy of Medicine and Professor Emeritus of Clinical Medicine at the Cornell University Medical College.

Floyd E. Bloom, MD
Chair and Member of the Department of Neuropharmacology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California. Former Editor, Science.

Thomas F. Boat, MD
Chair, Department of Pediatrics at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and Director of the Children's Hospital Research Foundation. Former Chair, American Board of Pediatrics.

Edward N. Brandt, Jr., MD, PhD
Director of the Center for Health Policy and Regents Professor of Internal Medicine and of Health Administration and Policy at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. Former Assistant Secretary for Health in the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services (Reagan Administration).

Lonnie R. Bristow, MD, MACP
Chairman, Board of Regents of the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences. Past President of the AMA.

Christine K. Cassel, MD
Chair, Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development of Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Professor of Geriatrics and Medicine. Past Chair of the American Board of Internal Medicine. Past President of the American College of Physicians.

Linda Hawes Clever, MD
Chair, Department of Occupational Health at California Pacific Medical Center. Medical Director of the Renewal Center for Healthcare Professionals of the Institute for Health and Healing. Past Editor, Western Journal of Medicine.

George D. Comerci, MD
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, University of Arizona College of Medicine. Former President of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Ambulatory Pediatric Association.

Richard F. Corlin, MD
Speaker of the American Medical Association House of Delegates. Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of California- Los Angeles, School of Medicine. Past President of the California Medical Association.

James E. Dalen, MD
Vice-President for Health Sciences and Dean, College of Medicine at the Arizona Health Sciences Center. Editor, Archives of Internal Medicine. Past President, American College of Chest Physicians.

Catherine D. DeAngelis, MD, MPH
Editor, JAMA.

Spencer Foreman, MD
President of Montefiore Medical Center and Past Chair of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC).

Willard Gaylin, MD
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons. Co-founder of the Hastings Center. Former President and Chair of the Hastings Center and currently a member of the Board of Directors.

H. Jack Geiger, MD
Arthur C. Logan Professor and Chair, Community Health and Social Medicine, City University of NY Medical School. Founding member and Immediate Past President of Physicians for Human Rights and Physicians for Social Responsibility. Contributing Editor, American Journal of Public Health. Former Chair, Department of Community Medicine, Tufts University Medical School.

Alfred Gellhorn, MD
Director, Aaron Diamond Foundation Post Doctoral Research Fellowships in AIDS and Drug Abuse. Former Director of Medical Affairs, NY State Department of Health. Founding Director Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, Vice President Health Affairs - City College of New York.

David S. Greer, MD
Dean and Professor Emeritus of the Brown University School of Medicine and Founding Director of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War.

Howard H. Hiatt, MD
Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Senior Physician at the Brigham and Women's Hospital. Secretary of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and directs the Academy's Initiatives for Children program. Former Dean of the Harvard School of Public Health.

Jerome P. Kassirer, MD
Former Editor, New England Journal of Medicine. Professor and Former Vice Chair of the Department of Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine. Past Chair, American Board of Internal Medicine.

David A. Kessler, MD
Dean, Yale Medical School. Former Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration (Bush and Clinton Administrations).

Philip R. Lee, MD
Senior Advisor and Professor Emeritus School of Medicine, University of California- San Francisco. Former Assistant Secretary for Health in the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services. (Clinton Administration). Former Director and Founder of the Institute for Health Policy Studies, UCSF. Former Chancellor, UCSF.

Joseph B. Martin, MD, PhD
Dean, Harvard Medical School. Former Chancellor, University of California - San Francisco.

Antonia Novello, MD, MPH
Health Commissioner, State of New York. Visiting Professor of Health Policy and Management at the Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health and Special Director for Community Health Policy. 14th Surgeon General of the U.S. Public Health Services (Bush Administration).

Claude H. Organ, Jr., MD
Professor and Chair of the Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis-East Bay. Editor, Archives of Surgery. Former Director and Chair of the American Board of Surgery.

Robert G. Petersdorf, MD
Distinguished Professor of Medicine, University of Washington and Distinguished Physician, Veterans Health Administration. Past President of the Association of American Medical Colleges, the Association of American Physicians, and the Association of Professors of Medicine.

P. Preston Reynolds, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Vice Chair of the Department of Medicine and Chief of the Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University.

Frederick C. Robbins, MD
Director, Center for Adolescent Health of Case Western Reserve University. Dean Emeritus at Case Western Reserve School of Medicine and University Professor Emeritus. Nobel Laureate in Physiology and Medicine. Former President, Institute of Medicine.

Allan Rosenfield, MD
Dean of the School of Public Health, DeLamar Professor of Public Health and Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Columbia University. Chair, NY State Department of Health AIDS Advisory Council. Former Acting Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University.

Stephen C. Scheiber, MD
Executive Vice President, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry at Northwestern University Medical School, and the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Seymour I. Schwartz, MD
Distinguished Alumni Professor and Chair of the Department of Surgery at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. President-elect and Chair of the Board of Regents of the American College of Surgeons. Editor, Journal of the American College of Surgeons. Past President, Society for Clinical Surgery and the American Surgical Association.

Harold Sox, MD
Joseph M. Huber Professor of Medicine and Chair of the Department of Medicine at the Dartmouth Medical School. Director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Generalist Physician Initiative at Dartmouth. Immediate Past President of the American College of Physicians and Chair of ACP's Educational Policy Committee.

Robert D. Sparks, MD
Past President and Chief Executive Officer of the California Medical Association Foundation. President Emeritus and Senior Consultant for the W.K. Kellogg Foundation.

Louis W. Sullivan, MD
President, Morehouse School of Medicine. Former Secretary of Health and Human Services (Bush Administration). Founding President of the Association of Minority Health Professions Schools.

Allan Tasman, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Louisville School of Medicine. President, American Psychiatric Association. President, American Association of Chairs of Departments of Psychiatry. Deputy Editor, The Journal of Psychotherapy Practice and Research.

Donald D. Trunkey, MD
Chair, Department of Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University. Former Chief of Surgery at San Francisco General Hospital.

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