Conference Committees

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Brooks Jackson, MD, MBA
Vice-President for Health Sciences and Dean of the Medical School, University of Minnesota

Srirama Rao, PhD
Associate Dean for Research, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Trevor Ames, DVM
Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Srirama Rao, PhD Chair
Professor and Associate Dean for Research, Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, and Department of Medicine, Medical School, University of Minnesota

Michael Murtaugh, PhD Co-Chair
Professor, Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, and Institute for Molecular Virology, University of Minnesota

Bruce Alexander, PhD
Professor, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Laura Bloomberg
Professor and Associate Dean, Humphrey’s School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota

Greg Cuomo, PhD
Associate Dean, College of Food, Agriculture and Natural Resource Sciences, University of Minnesota

Jessica Hellmann, PhD
Director, Institute on the Environment, University of Minnesota

Heather Henry, PhD
Hazardous Substance Research Branch; Health Scientist, Administrator, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences/NIH/HHS

Hortencia Hornbeak, PhD
Associate Director of Scientific Review and Policy, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health

Peter Jackson, PhD
Chief, AIDS Research Review Branch, Scientific Review Program, Division of Extramural Activities, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health

Shaun Kennedy, BS
Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota adn Food System Institute

Kaylee Myhre Errecaborde, DVM
Instructor, Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine and Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota

Amy McMillen, BA
Partnerships and Strategic Development Advisor, USAID One Health Workforce Project University of Minnesota

Ned Patterson, DVM, PhD
Professor, Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Andres Perez, DVM, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Nicholas Phelps, PhD
Assistant Professor, College of Food, Agriculture and Natural Resource Sciences, University of Minnesota

Aziz Arda Sancak, DVM, PhD
Professor, Ankara University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ankara, Turkey

Srinand Sreevatsan, BVSc., MPH, PhD
Professor, Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Clifford J. Steer, MD
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs; Professor of Medicine and Genetics, Cell Biology & Development; Director, Molecular Gastroenterology Program; and Director, Physician-Scientist Training Program, Medical School, University of Minnesota

Kimberly Thigpen Tart, JD, MPH
Office of Policy, Planning & Program Analyst; Evaluation, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences/NIH/HHS

Dominic Travis, DVM, MS
Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEE

Eugene Anderson, PhD
Program Director, College of Continuing Education, University of Minnesota

Paula Buchner
Chief Operating Officer, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Marty Moen
Director of Advancement, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Nathan Pasch
Graphic Designer/Webmaster, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Jessica Raines-Jones
Project Specialist, Office of the Associate Dean for Research, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Kersten Warren
Research Administrator, Office of the Associate Dean for Research, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Marie Villano
Program Administrative Specialist, College of Continuing Education, University of Minnesota

Helen Weber
Program Associate, College of Continuing Education, University of Minnesota