Scientific Advisory Board
Jill Silverman, Ph.D.
Assistant Adjunct Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; University of California Davis School of Medicine
Speciality: preclinical translational evaluation of pharmacological treatments for autism spectrum disorders
Lauren E. Black, Ph.D
Charles River Laboratories
Specialty: preclinical assessment of transplant drugs, oligos, monoclonals for autoimmune disease, treatment vaccines, and cell therapies
Assistant Professor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Division of Genetics and Genomics
Anne Anderson, M.D.
Departments of Pediatrics and Neurology and Division of Neuroscience Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX
Specialties: Clinical Neurophysiology, Pediatric Neurology
Marisa S. Bartolomei, Ph.D.
Professor Department of Cell and Developmental Biology
Assistant Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA
Specialties: genomic imprinting, X inactivation, DNA methylation, epigenetics
Guojun Bu, Ph.D.
Professor of Pediatrics, Cell Biology and Physiology
Department of Neuroscience Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, FL
Specialty: Cell biology of intracellular protein trafficking
Scott V Dindot, Ph.D.
Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
Department of Molecular and Cellular Medicine, College of Medicine
Texas A&M University
Specialties: Genetics, epigenetics, genomic imprinting, neuroscience
Pat Levitt, Ph.D.
Zikha Neurogenetic Institute Provost Professor of Neuroscience, Psychiatry & Pharmacy Chair, Department of Cell and Neurobiology Keck School of Medicine of USC Los Angeles, CA
Specialties: Childhood cognitive disorders, neuropsychiatric disorders
Paul J. Lombroso, M.D.
Elizabeth Mear and House Jameson Professor
Child Study Center Yale School of Medicine New Haven, CT
Specialty: Childhood developmental disorders and Neuropharmacology
Richard E. Paylor, Ph.D.
Departments of Molecular and Human Genetics and Neuroscience Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX
Specialties: Mental retardation, developmental disabilities and small animal behavior
David Segal, Ph.D.
UC Davis Genome Center, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology,
UC Davis School of Medicine
Specialty: Genomic therapeutics
J. David Sweatt, Ph.D.
Chair, Dept of Neurobiology McKnight Brain Institute University of Alabama, Birmingham Birmingham, AL 35294
Specialties: Epigenetic control of gene expression/ learning and memory