Board of Directors

Matthew Rizzo, MD
Frances and Edgar Reynolds Professor and Chair
Department of Neurological Sciences
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Diana Felner
Vice President, Public Policy
The Tourette Association of America 

Mark Rasenick, PhD
ABC Advocacy Committee Chair
Distinguished Professor of Physiology & Biophysics and Psychiatry
University of Illinois, Chicago

Janet Hieshetter
Executive Director
Dystonia Medical Research Foundation



Emanuel DiCicco-Bloom, MD
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Neuroscience and Cell Biology/Pediatrics

John Greenfield, MD
Professor and Chair of Neurology
University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Bobby Heagerty
Emeritus Director, Community Affairs & Education
Oregon Health & Science University

Jason Kopinski, CAE 
Deputy Executive Director
American Academy of Neurology

John Lehr
Chief Executive Officer
Parkinson's Foundation

Helen Mayberg, MD
Professor, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Psychiatry, and Neuroscience
Mount Sinai Professor of Neurotherapeutics
Director, Center of Advanced Circuit Therapeutics 
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Patrick McCartney
ABC Program Committee Chair
Executive Director
International Essential Tremor Foundation

Craig Obey, JD
Chief, Government Relations
American Psyciatric Association

Leslie Ritter, MA
Senior Director, Advocacy
National Multiple Sclerosis Society 

Andrew Sperling, JD
Director, Federal Legislative Advocacy
National Alliance on Mental Illness

Sarah Tellock
Associate Director, Federal Affairs and
Alliance Development Manager
Alzheimer's Association

Marina Wolf, PhD
Professor, Behavioral Neuroscience
Oregon Health & Science University


American Brain Coalition Board of Directors Job Description

American Brain Coalition

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