ITMAT Internal Advisory Board

Garret A. FitzGerald, MD (Committee Chair)

  • Chair, Department of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics
  • Director, Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics
  • Professor of Medicine and Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics
  • McNeil Professor in Translational Medicine and Therapeutic

Charles S. Abrams, MD

  • Professor of Medicine, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
  • Director, PENN-CHOP Blood Center for Patient Care & Discovery
  • Vice Chair for Research and Chief Scientific Officer, Department of Medicine

Kurt T. Barnhart, MD, MSCE

  • Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Epidemiology
  • Director Women's Health Clinical Research Center
  • Vice Dean Clinical Research Operations

Ian A. Blair, PhD

  • A.N. Richards Professor of  Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics and Professor of Chemistry
  • Director, Center for Cancer Pharmacology
  • Vice Chair, Department of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics
  • Scientific Director, Proteomics Facility

Lawrence F. Brass, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Medicine and Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics
  • Associate Dean for the Combined Degree & Physician Scholars Program Hematology/Oncology Division, Department of Medicine

Anne Rentoumis Cappola, MD, ScM

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
  • Perelman School of Medicine

Thomas P. Cappola, MD, ScM

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Co-Director, Clinical and Translational Research Center
  • Assistant Director, Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics

Tom Curran, PhD, FRS

  • Deputy Scientific Director, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute
  • Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cell and Developmental Biology
  • Associate Director, Translational Genomics

Peter F. Davies, PhD

  • Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine and Bioengineering Director, Institute for Medicine and Engineering

Dennis R Durbin, MD, MSCE

  • Professor of Pediatrics
  • Division of Emergency Medicine
  • Co-Scientific Director, Center for Injury Research and Prevention
  • The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

James Eberwine, PhD

  • Professor of  Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics, Perelman School of Medicine

D. Gary Gilliland, MD, PhD

  • Vice Dean and Vice President for Precision Medicine
  • Penn Medicine

Raquel E. Gur, MD, PhD

  • Karl and Linda Rickels Professor of Psychiatry and Professor of Neurology and Radiology
  • Associate Director, Institute for Translational Medicine & Therapeutics
  • Vice Chair for Research Development & Director of Neuropsychiatry Section, Department of Psychiatry

John B. Hogenesch, PhD

  • Professor of  Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics
  • Interim Director, Institute for Biomedical Informatics
  • Associate Director, Penn Genome Frontiers Institute
  • University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Carl H. June, MD

  • Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
  • Director of Translational Research, Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute

Carole L. Marcus, MBBCh

  • Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
  • Director, Sleep Center
  • CHOP Program Director, GCRC, CHOP

Emma A. Meagher, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine and Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics
  • Director, ITMAT Translational Research Training Programs
  • Associate Vice Provost for Human Research
  • Executive Chair, Institutional Review Board

Ellen Puré, PhD

  • The Grace Lambert Professor of Biomedical Science
  • Chair, Department of Animal Biology
  • School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Daniel J. Rader, MD

  • Chair, Department of Genetics
  • Associate Professor Medicine, Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics, and Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
  • Associate Director, Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics
  • Director, Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine and Lipid Clinic

Mitch Schnall, MD, PhD

  • Chair, Department of Radiology
  • Matthew J. Wilson Professor of Research Radiology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Robert H. Vonderheide, MD, DPhil

  • Associate Professor of Medicine, Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute
  • Associate Director for Translational Research, Abramson Cancer Center, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Randy J. Zauhar, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Biochemistry
  • Director, Graduate Program in Bioinformatics
  • Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
  • University of the Sciences in Philadelphia