Areas reviewed: This committee reviews applications from institutions for block grants of seed money to support beginning investigators.

Richard Lemons, MD, PhD, Chair
Primary Children’s Health Center
Salt Lake City, Utah

Marianne Berwick, PhD, MPH
The University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM

James Borowiec, PhD
New York University School of Medicine
New York, NY

Ethan Dmitrovsky, MD
Dartmouth University
Hanover, NH

Gregg Fields, PhD
Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies
Port St. Lucie, FL

Pat O’Leary, Stakeholder
Center Point, IN

Lucia Pirisi-Creek, MD
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC

Youcef Rustum, PhD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Buffalo, NY

Robert Truitt, PhD
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

Ralph Sanderson, PhD
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

David West, Stakeholder
El Centro, CA