Board of Directors

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

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

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

PAST CHAIR
Janet Hieshetter
Executive Director
Dystonia Medical Research Foundation

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Emmanuel DiCicco-Bloom, MD
Professor
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

Peter W. Kalivas, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Neuroscience
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston

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 

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

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

  

American Brain Coalition Board of Directors Job Description

American Brain Coalition

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