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.
Dr. Eva Feldman: Alfred Taubman as mentor, leader, friend
The source of his greatness lay in his willingness to challenge conventional thinking.
U-M statement on the passing of A. Alfred Taubman
We have lost a dear friend and educational partner, one of the genuine leaders and best.
Taubman Scholars: Reflections on Alfred Taubman
Eminent scientists say his curiosity, interest and vision changed the course of medical science.
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Taubman Emerging Scholar makes strides against cancer
Erika Newman, M.D., has identified a characteristic of deadly childhood neuroblastoma that may pave the way for more effective treatments.
Drug cuts risk of bone-marrow transplant side effect
Taubman Emerging Scholar Sung Won Choi, M.D., is the lead author of a new study that finds a new way to help prevent graft-vs-host disease in cancer patients receiving bone-marrow transplants.
Study: Two types of cancer stem cells lead to metastasis
Breast cancer stem cells exist in two different states and each state plays a role in how cancer spreads, according to a new study published by Taubman Senior Scholar Dr. Max Wicha.