Boards & Committees

Winter 2016 – Present

Chair of Joint Coordinating Group, Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Initiative (CEPI)

Board of Directors, Gavi Vaccine Alliance

Spring 2016 – Present

Board of Directors, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy

Fall 2015 – Present

Global Health Scientific Advisory Council, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Board of Trustees, The Urban Institute

Summer 2015 – Present

Board of Trustees, American Museum of Natural History

Board of Directors, The Simons Foundation

Board of Directors, The Commonwealth Fund

Spring 2015 – Present

Global Advisory Council, Harvard University

More Boards & Committees
Spring 2009
  • Center on Preparedness, Terrorism and Emergency Response, Centers for Disease Control
Fall 2008 – Spring 2009
  • National Biosurveillance Advisory Subcommittee, Centers for Disease Control
Spring 2008 – Spring 2009
  • Committee on the U.S. Commitment to Global Health, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences
  • Board of Directors, Conservation International
Fall 2007 – Spring 2009
  • Board of Directors, National Health Museum
Summer 2007 – 2009
  • Board of Directors, Math for America
Spring 2007 – Spring 2008
  • Advisory Board, Constella Group
Winter 2006 – Spring 2009
  • Biological Sciences Expert Group, Office of the Director of National Intelligence
Fall 2005 – Fall 2008
  • Board of Trustees, Rockefeller University
Spring 2005 – Spring 2009
  • Chair, Board on Global Health, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences
Winter 2004- Spring 2009
  • Council, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences
  • Board of Trustees, Rockefeller Foundation
Fall 2003 – Spring 2005
  • Assessing the Nation’s Framework for Addressing Animal Diseases (Vice–Chair), Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources, The National Academies
Fall 2003 – Spring 2009
  • Board of Directors, Henry Schein, Inc.
  • Board of Directors, Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center
  • Defense Science Board Task Force on Quarantine, Guidance for the SARS Epidemic, U.S. Department of Defense
Spring 2003 – Fall 2005
  • Commission on Scientific Communication and National Security, Center for Strategic and International Studies
  • Roundtable on Scientific Communication and National Security National Academies of Science and Center for Strategic and International Studies
Spring 2003 – Winter 2007
  • Intelligence Science Board, U.S. Director of Central Intelligence
Spring 2003 – Spring 2009
  • Board of Directors, Trust for America’s Health
Winter 2003 – Spring 2009
  • Committee on International Security and Arms Control, National Academy of Sciences
  • Biological Weapons Working Group (Chairperson), National Academy of Sciences
Winter 2002 – Spring 2009
  • Scientific Advisory Committee for Global Health Security: Epidemic Alert and Response, World Health Organization
Fall 2002 – Fall 2003
  • Biological Terrorism Advisory Working Group, New York City Fire Department
Fall 2002 – Fall 2006
  • Aspen Strategy Group, Aspen Institute
Fall 2002 – Fall 2009
  • Editorial Board, Biosecurity and Bioterrorism
Spring 2002
  • CIA Biological Warfare Advisory Panel, Central Intelligence Agency
  • Public Health and Bio-Terrorism Subgroup (Chair) Task Force on America’s Response to Terrorism, Council on Foreign Relations
Winter 2002 – Spring 2009
  • Task Force on National Security in the Information Age, Markle Foundation
Winter 2002
  • Steering Committee, Homeland Security Initiative, Century Foundation
  • Health Advisory Council, Coalition for Health Funding
Fall 2001 – 2005
  • Advisory Council on Public Health Preparedness, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Fall 2001 – Summer 2002
  • Committee on Science and Technology for Countering Terrorism, National Academies of Science
Summer 2001 – Summer 2003
  • National Advisory Committee, The Center for Public Health Preparedness, Columbia University
  • Committee on Emerging Microbial Threats to Health in the Twenty-First Century (Co-Chair), Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences
Summer 2001
  • Advisory Council, Harvard Children’s Initiative, Harvard University
Spring 2001 – Spring 2009
  • Board on Global Health, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences
  • Public Policy Advisory Council, March of Dimes
Spring 2001 – Winter 2003
  • Visiting Committee, Peabody Museum, Harvard University
  • Visiting Committee, Harvard Dining Services
Winter 2001 – Spring 2009
  • Board of Directors, Drug Strategies
Winter 2001 – Summer 2008
  • Board of Directors, Doctors of the World
Winter 2001
  • Visiting and Technical Committees, Population Health Science and Policy, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Fall 1999 – Summer 2006
  • Visiting Committee (Vice-chair), Harvard School of Public Health
Summer 1999 – Summer 2006
  • Board of Overseers, Harvard University
Summer 1999 – Summer 2001
  • Bio-Technology Engagement Program Advisory Group, Department of Health and Human Services
Spring 1999 – Spring 2000
  • Interagency Commission on Crime and Security in U.S. Seaports U.S. Government
Spring 1999 – present
  • Non-proliferation Advisory Panel, Central Intelligence Agency
Spring 1999 – Summer 2002
  • Advisory Board, Center for Children’s Health and the Environment, Mt. Sinai Medical Center
Fall 1998
  • Steering Committee, National Health Policy Forum
Winter 1997 – Spring 1997
  • National Institute of Child Health and Development Advisory Council, National Institutes of Health
Winter 1996 – April 1997
  • Board of Directors, The Society of Physicians for Reproductive Choice and Health
Fall 1996 – Fall 1997
  • Board of Directors, Mother’s Voices
Fall 1996 – Spring 1999
  • Emerging Infections Exhibit Scientific Advisory Board, The American Museum of Natural History
Summer 1996 – Fall 1997
  • National Advisory Board, The Commonwealth Fund, Healthy Steps
Summer 1996 – Spring 2009
  • Forum on Emerging Infections, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences
Winter 1995 – Spring 1996
  • Committee on Prevention and Control of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences
Fall 1995 – Fall 1996
  • Committee on Public Health, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences
Fall 1995 – Spring 2009
  • Chemical/Biological Incident Reachback Force (CBIRF), Advisory Committee, United States Marine Corps
Fall 1994 – Fall 1998
  • Board of Trustees, Nathan Cummings Foundation
Winter 1994 – Spring 1997
  • Board of Scientific Counselors (elected Chair in 1997), National Center for Infectious Diseases, U.S. Centers for Disease Control
Fall 1993 – Spring 1994
  • Defense Science Board, Task Force on the Gulf War Syndrome, U.S. Department of Defense
Fall 1993 – May 1997
  • Board of Directors, University of Capetown Fund
Fall 1993 – April 1997
  • Advisory Board, Medunsa Trust, Inc., Medical University of Southern Africa, Medunsa Trust, Inc., Medical University of Southern Africa
Fall 1993 – Fall 1997
  • Editorial Board, Current Reviews in Public Health
Spring 1993 – April 1997
  • Board of Directors (ex-officio), Primary Care Development Corporation
Spring 1993 – 1994
  • Committee on Substance Abuse and Mental Health Issues in AIDS Research
Fall 1992 – Fall 1997
  • Board Member, National Council on Women’s Health
  • Board of Scientific Advisors, National Public Radio
Fall 1992 – Summer 1993
  • New York County Medical Society AIDS Task Force (ex-officio)
Summer 1992 – Fall 1997
  • Editorial Board, The Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine
June 1991 – April 1997
  • Board of Directors (ex-officio), Health and Hospitals Corporation
  • Board of Directors (ex-officio), Medical and Health Research Association
  • Board of Governors (ex-officio), Greater New York Hospital Association
  • Board of Directors (ex-officio), Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center
  • Commission on Biomedical Research and Development (ex-officio), New York Academy of Medicine
June 1991 – 1996
  • Board of Directors (ex-officio), New York City Health Systems Agency
1991 – 1992
  • New York City Board of Education HIV/AIDS Advisory Council
1988 – 1990
  • Subgroup on Therapeutic Intervention, Public Health Service AIDS Executive Task Force
  • Executive Committee, National Institutes of Health AIDS
  • Executive Committee, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
1986 – 1988
  • Prevention Coordinating Committee, National Institutes of Health
  • Coalition on Adolescent Health, American Medical Association