BSC Member Roster

Chair

LYNFIELD, Ruth, MD
State Epidemiologist and Medical Director
Minnesota Department of Health
St. Paul, Minnesota

Designated Federal Official

EIRING, Hilary, MPH
Senior Advisor for Policy and Communications, Deputy Director for Infectious Diseases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, Georgia

Members

BILLIOUX, Alexander Carl, MD, DPhil
Assistant Secretary of Health (former)
Office of Public Health
Louisiana Department of Health
Baton Rouge, Louisiana


GARVEY, Ann Peters, DVM, MPH, MA
State Public Health Veterinarian and Deputy State Epidemiologist
Iowa Department of Public Health
Des Moines, Iowa


GOODMAN, Jesse L., MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases
Director, Center on Medical Product Access, Safety and Stewardship (COMPASS)
Georgetown University
Washington, DC


JONES, Timothy F., MD
Chief Medical Officer
Tennessee Department of Health
Nashville, Tennessee


KESHAVJEE, Salmaan, MD, PhD
Director, Harvard Medical School Center for Global Health Delivery—Dubai
Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts


LE DUC, James W., PhD, MSPH
Adjunct Professor
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, Texas


LOEFFELHOLZ, Michael J., PhD
Senior Director of Medical Affairs
Cepheid
Sunnyvale, California


MARRAZZO, Jeanne, MD, MPH
Professor and Director
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama

MESSAOUDI, Ilhem, PhD
Professor, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
School of Biological Sciences
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, California


RILEY, Lee W., MD
Professor and Chair
Division of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology
School of Public Health
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California


SPIVAK, Emily S., MD, MHS
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, Utah


TALKINGTON, Kathryn L., MPAff
Director, Health Programs
The Pew Charitable Trusts
Washington, DC


TAN, Tina Quanbee, MD
Attending Physician, Division of Infectious Diseases, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Professor of Pediatrics and Infectious Diseases, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
Chicago, Illinois


TEMTE, Jonathan Lane, MD, PhD
Associate Dean for Public Health and Community Engagement
Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Madison, Wisconsin

Ex Officio Members

National Institutes of Health (NIH)external icon

ERBELDING, Emily, MD, MPH
Director, Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH
Rockville, Maryland


National Vaccine Program Office (NVPO)external icon

Appointment pending

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR)external icon

Appointment pending


US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)external icon

BIRNKRANT, Debra, MD
Director
Division of Antivirals
Office of Infectious Diseases
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
FDA
Silver Spring, Maryland

Liaison Representatives

Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)

LEE, Grace M., MD, MPH
Associate Chief Medical Officer for Practice Innovation, Stanford Children’s Health
Professor of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, California


Advisory Council for the Elimination of Tuberculosis (ACET)

BELKNAP, Robert W., MD
Director
Denver Metro Tuberculosis Control Program
Denver Public Health
Denver, Colorado


CDC/HRSA Advisory Committee on HIV, Viral Hepatitis and STD Prevention and Treatment (CHAC)

GAYLES, Travis Andre, MD, PhD
Chief
Public Health Services
Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services
Silver Spring, Maryland


Clinical Laboratory Improvement Advisory Committee (CLIAC)

WOLK, Donna, PhD, D(ABMM)
Division Director
Molecular and Microbial Diagnostics and Development
Department of Laboratory Medicine
Geisinger Medicine Institute
Danville, Pennsylvania

Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC)

BABCOCK, Hilary, MD, MPH
Medical Director, BJC Infection Prevention and Epidemiology Consortium
Medical Director of Occupational Health (Infectious Diseases)
Barnes-Jewish and St. Louis Children’s Hospitals
Professor of Medicine, Infectious Diseases Division
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri


Secretariat of Health of Mexicoexternal icon

LÓPEZ-GATELL RAMÍREZ, Hugo, MD, PhD, MS
Undersecretary of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Secretariat of Health of Mexico
Mexico City, Mexico


Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC)external icon

ELMSLIE, Kimberly
Vice-President, Infectious Disease Prevention and Control
Public Health Agency of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Page last reviewed: September 1, 2021