CONSORTIUM

Graciela Alarcón, MD, MPH
Jane K. Lowe Chair of Medicine (Emeritus)
Div. of Clinical Immunology & Rheumatology
Minority Health & Health Disparities Research Ctr
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Lisa Amaker
Sr. Director, The Lupus Initiative of the
American College of Rheumatology
Member of TLI Exec. Committee

Mark Andrejeski
Executive Vice President
American College of Rheumatology

Stacy Ardoin, MD
Assistant Professor Clinical Medicine
Department of Immunology & Rheumatology
Ohio State University Medical Center  
William Davis Medical Research Center

Frances Ashe-Goins, RN, MPH
Acting Director
Office on Women’s Health
US Department of Health and Human Services

John C. Davis, Jr, MD, MPH, MS
Senior Medical Director, Early Clinical Development
Genentech, Inc.

Greg Dennis, MD
Head of Immunology
UCB, Inc.
Member of TLI Exec. Committee

Dario Dieguez, Jr, PhD
Research Program Manager/Grants Administrator
Education & Research
Lupus Foundation of America, Inc
Member of TLI Exec. Committee

Betty Diamond, MD
Investigator & Head, Center for Autoimmune
and Musculoskeletal Diseases
The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research

Margaret Dowd, MBA
President and CEO
Lupus Research Institute
Member of TLI Exec. Committee
Professor of Internal Medicine and Pathology
Ohio State University

Lisa Eng, DO
Private Practice
New Life Medical Esthetics, Wellness & OB/GYN

Leslie Hanrahan
VP, Education and Research
Lupus Foundation of America

Margaret Knight
Executive Director
Association of American Indian Physicians

S. Sam Lim, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Division of Rheumatology
Emory University School of Medicine
Consortium Chair and member of
TLI Exec. Committee

Sheryl McCalla, JD
Director, The Lupus Initiative of the
American College of Rheumatology
Member of TLI Exec. Committee

Marguerite Neita, PhD, MT
Chairperson/Program Director
Department of Clinical Laboratory Science
Howard University Division of Allied Health Sciences

Jenny Palter
Editor-in-Chief
Lupus Foundation of America, Inc
Patient Representative

Rosalind Ramsey-Goldman, MD, DrPH
Solovy Arthritis Research Society Professor
Research Professor of Medicine
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine Division of Rheumatology

Jamila Rashid, PhD, MPH
Associate Director for Research and Policy
Office of Minority Health
Member of TLI Exec. Committee

Elena Rios, MD
President and CEO
National Hispanic Medical Association

Brad Rovin, MD
Director, University Division of Nephrology
Professor of Medicine
Associate Dean for Admissions
UCSF School of Medicine

Amanda M. Sammut, MD
Chief of Rheumatology
Harlem Hospital Center

Edward Treadwell, MD
Professor of Medicine- Rheumatology/Immunology
Brody School of Medicine- East Carolina University

Tammy Utset, MD, MPH
Director, Rheumatology Fellowship Program
Assoc. Professor of Medicine, Sect of Rheumatology
University of Chicago

David Wofsy, MD
Professor of Medicine
Associate Dean for Admissions
UCSF School of Medicine

Caira M. Woods, PhD
Advisor for Health and Science Policy
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Office on Women’s Health

Ed Yelin, PhD, MS
Prof. in Residence of Medicine and Health Policy,
Division of Rheumatology (DOM) and
Institute for Health Policy Studies
UCSF Department of Medicine