Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is the central governing body that considers all major DC CFAR scientific or structural changes and makes recommendations to the Director and Co-Directors. The Committee is composed of Core Directors and Co-Directors and Scientific Working Group Leads and Co-Leads who also serve as representatives of their collaborating institutions.

Administrative Core

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Alan Greenberg, MD, MPH

Core Director

George Washington University

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Manya Magnus, PhD, MPH

Core Co-Director

George Washington University

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Gary Simon, MD, PhD, MACP

Core Co-Director Emeritus

George Washington University

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Brandi Robinson, MPH

Administrative Director

George Washington University

Developmental Core

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Michael Bukrinsky, MD, PhD

Core Director

George Washington University

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Sylvia Silver, DA

Core Co-Director

George Washington University

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Anthony Wutoh, PhD, RPh

Core Co-Director

Howard University

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Kim Blankenship, PhD

 Core Co-Director

American University

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Mark Burke, PhD

Core Co-Director

Howard University

 

 

 

 

 

 

Basic Sciences Core

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Sergei Nekhai, PhD

Core Director

Howard University

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Sanjay B. Maggirwar, PhD, MBA

 Core Co-Director

George Washington University

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Alberto Bosque, PhD

Core Co-Director

George Washington University

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Marta Catalfamo, PhD

Associate Core Director

Georgetown University

Clinical and Population Sciences Core

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Seble Kassaye, MD, MS 

Core Director

Georgetown University

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Samuel Simmens, PhD

Core Co-Director

George Washington University

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Marc Siegel, MD

Associate Core Director

George Washington University

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Natella Rakhmanina, MD, PhD

Scientific Advisor

Children's National Health System

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Debra Benator, MD, FACP, FIDSA

Scientific Advisor

Veterans Affairs Medical Center

 

 

 

 

Social and Behavioral Sciences Core

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Deanna Kerrigan, PhD, MPH

Core Director

George Washington University

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Lisa Bowleg, PhD, MA

Core Co-Director

George Washington University

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Maria Cecilia Zea, PhD

Core Co-Director

George Washington University

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David Huebner, PhD, MPH

Core Co-Director

George Washington University

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Nina Yamanis, PhD

Associate Core Director

American University

 

 

 

 

Institutional Representatives

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Jonathon Rendina, PhD, MPH

Senior Director of Research

Whitman-Walker Health

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DC Health Representative 

 

 

 

 

Scientific Working Groups

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Rebecca Lynch, PhD

 Director

HIV Cure SWG

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Alberto Bosque, PhD

 Co-Director

HIV Cure SWG

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Amanda Castel, MD, MPH

Director

Ending the HIV Epidemic SWG

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DC Health Representative