February 24, 2015 - Federal Register Notice: Request for Nominations of Candidates To Serve on the WTC Health Program Scientific/Technical Advisory Committee (the STAC or the Committee) — Nominations must be submitted (postmarked or electronically received) by March 31, 2015.
Below is the current list of STAC members and their affiliations arranged by area of expertise:
Elizabeth Ward, Ph.D.
National Vice-President for Intramural Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA (Advisory Committee Chair-Person)
- Environmental Health Specialists:
Glenn Talaska, Ph.D., C.I.H.
Professor, Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Leonardo Trasande, M.D., M.P.P.
Associate Professor in Pediatrics, Environmental Medicine and Health Policy, New York University; Associate Attending in Pediatrics, Bellevue Hospital Center, New York, NY
- Industrial Hygienist:
Michael McCawley, Ph.D.
Interim Chair, Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, School of Public Health, West Virginia University
- Mental Health Professional:
Rosemarie Bowler, Ph.D., M.P.H.
- Occupational Physicians with Experience in Treating WTC Rescue and Recovery Workers:
Steven Markowitz, M.D.
Professor of Environmental Sciences and Director of The Center for The Biology of Natural Systems at Queens College, City University of New York, New York, NY
William Rom, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor of Medicine and Environmental Medicine, New York University School of Medicine
Director, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, School of Medicine, New York University, New York, NY
- Occupational Physicians:
Robert Harrison, M.D., M.P.H.
Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco;
Chief, Occupational Health Surveillance and Evaluation Program, California Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA
Virginia Weaver, M.D., M.P.H.
Director, Occupational and Environmental Medicine Residency, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
- Physician with Pulmonary Medicine Expertise:
Thomas K. Aldrich, M.D.
Professor of Medicine and Director of The Pulmonary Training Program, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, New York, NY
- Representative of Certified-Eligible WTC Survivors:
Representative, Manhattan Community Board 3, World Trade Center Health Program's Survivors Steering Committee New York, NY
Catherine McVay Hughes
Chair, Manhattan Community Board 1, New York, NY
Los Angeles, CA
- Representatives of WTC Responders:
Executive Director, New York Laborers Health & Safety Trust Fund
Miller Place, NY
Julia Quint, Ph.D.
Research Scientist Supervisor II and Chief, Hazard Evaluation System and Information Service (HESIS), Occupational Health Branch, California Department of Public Health (retired), Oakland, CA