Committees


Local Organizing Committee


Michael G. Ison, MD, MS – Chairperson
Infectious Diseases and Organ Transplantation
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Lance Jennings, QSO, PhD – Co-Chairperson
Canterbury Laboratories
Christchurch, New Zealand

Pedro C. Avilla, MD
Allergy and Immunology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Regina Dutkowski, PhD
Chief Development Officer
D3 Medicine
Parsippany, New Jersey, USA

Daniel B. Jernigan, MD, MPH
Influenza Division
US Centers for Disease Control
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Amy E. Krafft, PhD
Influenza Division
National Institute of Allergies and Infectious Diseases
Rockville, Maryland, USA

Kathy Neuzil, MD, MPH
Center for Vaccine Development
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Andrew T. Pavia, MD
Pediatric Infectious Diseases
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

Jane Ryan, PhD
Melbourne, Australia

Stacey L. Schultz-Cherry, PhD
Infectious Diseases
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Richard J. Whitley, MD
Pediatrics
University of Alabama
Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Richard G. Wunderink, MD
Professor, Medicine-Pulmonary
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Melissa S. Willis, Ph.D.
Chief, Influenza Therapeutics, Influenza Division
Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA)
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR)
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
Washington, DC, USA


Scientific Advisory Executive Committee


Robert Lamb, PhD, ScD - Chairperson
Northwestern University
Evanston, Illinois, USA

Jackie Katz, PhD
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Nelson Lee, MD
Infectious Diseases
Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong SAR, China

Frederick Hayden, MD
Infectious Diseases
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia, USA

Jonathan Van Tam, MD, PhD
University of Nottingham
Nottingham, UK

Ben Cowling, PhD
Professor
The University of Hong Kong
Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China


Clinical Science Workgroup


Nelson Lee, MD – Chairperson
Infectious Diseases
Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong SAR, China

Frederick Hayden, MD – Co-Chairperson/Board Liaison
Infectious Diseases
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia, USA

Robert Booy, MD
University of Sydney
Sydney, Australia

Bin Cao, MD
Pulmonary/Critical Care
Capital Medical University
Beijing, China

Menno de Jong, MD, PhD
Infectious Diseases
University of Amsterdam
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Ann Falsey, MD
Infectious Diseases
University of Rochester
Rochester, New York, USA

Janet McElhaney, MD
Geriatrics
Northern Ontario School of Medicine
Sudbury, Ontario, Canada

David Smith, MBBS
Infectious Diseases
University of Western Australia
Perth, Australia

Nikki Shindo, MD
World Health Organization
Geneva, Switzerland

Norio Sugaya, MD
Pediatrics
Keiyu University
Yokohama, Japan

Tim Uyeki, MD
Pediatrics
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Maria Zambon, PhD
Public Health
Public Health England
London, UK


Public Health Workgroup


Jonathan Van Tam, MD, PhD – Chairperson
University of Nottingham
Nottingham, UK

Ben Cowling, PhD – Co-Chairperson/Board Liaison
Professor
The University of Hong Kong
Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China

Udo Buckholz
Robert Koch Institut
Berlin, Germany

Cheryl Cohen
National Institute for Communicable Diseases
Johannesburg, South Africa

Peter Horby
Hanoi United
Oxford University
Hanoi, Vietnam

Arnold Monto, MD
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

Alain Moren
EpiConcept
Paris, France

Carrie Reed
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Marilda Sequiera
Fio Cruz
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Cecile Viboud
Fogarty International Center
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland, USA


Virology and Pathogenesis Workgroup


Robert Lamb, PhD, ScD – Chairperson
Northwestern University
Evanston, Illinois, USA

Jackie Katz, PhD – Co-Chairperson/Board Liaison
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Justin Bahl, PhD
University of Texas School of Public Health
Austin, Texas, USA

Wendy Barclay, PhD
Imperial College
London, UK

Paul Digard, PhD
The Roslin Institute
University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh, UK

Gülsah Gabriel, PhD
University of Hamburg
Hamburg, Germany

Aeron Hurt, PhD
Deputy Director
WHO Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza
Victorian Infectious Disease Reference Laboratory (VIDRL) at Peter Doherty Institute 
Melbourne, Australia

Yoshihiro Kawaoka, DVM, MS, PhD
University of Wisconsin
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
University of Tokyo
Tokyo, Japan

Julie McAuley, PhD
University of Melbourne
Melbourne, Australia

Leo Poon, DPhil
University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong SAR, China

Patrick Wilson, PhD
University of Chicago
Chicago, Illinois, USA

 


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