The A. Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute benefits from the advice of eminent thought leaders in the realms of health science and medical research.
The following are the members of the Scientific Advisory Board, which advises the governing council on long-term strategy and vision for the Institute:
- Dr. George Poste
- Brett P. Giroir, M.D.
- Douglas Greene, M.D.
- Hamilton (Chip) Moses III, M.D.
- David Parkinson, M.D.
The following are the members of the Scientific Review Committee, which assists in the evaluation of candidates for the Taubman Scholar and Taubman Emerging Scholar grants, among other advisory input to the Institute:
- Nancy Davidson, M.D.
- Harry 'Hal' Dietz, M.D.
- Brian Druker, M.D.
- Andrew Marks, M.D.
- Helen Mayberg, M.D.
- Beverly S. Mitchell, M.D.
- Scott Pomeroy, M.D., Ph.D.
- Robert Sherwin, M.D.
- Ralph Weichselbaum, M.D.
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