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Meeting Reports for 2006

National Institutes of Health (NIH) and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Meeting on Space-Related Health Research

December 8, 2006 (historical)

Meeting co-chairs
NIH Participants
NASA Participants
NASA Advisory Council
Other Federal Agencies
Other Research Organizations

Meeting co-chairs

KATZ, Stephen I., M.D., Ph.D.
Member, NASA Advisory Council
Director, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
National Institutes of Health
31 Center Drive, Building 31, Room 4C32
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 496-4353
Fax Number: (301) 402-3607
katzs@mail.nih.gov

LONGNECKER, David E., M.D.
Member, NASA Advisory Council
Chair, Committee on Aerospace Medicine and Medicine for Extreme Environments
Institute of Medicine
Division of Health Care Affairs
Association of American Medical Colleges
2450 N Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037
Office Phone: (202) 862-6113
Fax Number: (202) 828-4792
dlongnecker@aamc.org

NIH Participants

ABRAMS, David B., Ph.D.
Director
Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research
31 Center Drive, Building 31, Room B2B37
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 402-1148
Fax Number: (301) 402-1150
abramsd@od.nih.gov

ALEXANDER, Duane, M.D.
Director
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
31 Center Drive, Building 31, Room 2A03
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 496-3454
Fax Number: (301) 402-1104
alexandd@mail.nih.gov

BATTEY, Jr., James F., M.D.
Director
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
31 Center Drive, Building 31, Room 3C02
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 402-0900
Fax Number: (301) 402-1590
batteyj@mail.nih.gov

COATES, Paul, Ph.D.
Director
Office of Dietary Supplements
6100 Executive Boulevard, Suite 3B01
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 435-2920
Fax Number: (301) 480-1845
coatesp@od.nih.gov

DEARRY, Allen, Ph.D.
Director, Division of Research Coordination, Planning and Translation
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
P.O. Box 12233
South Campus Building 101, Room A330
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Office Phone: (919) 541-3802
Fax Number: (919) 541-3647
dearry@mail.nih.gov

HATCHETT, Richard J., M.D.
Associate Director, Radiation Countermeasures Research and Emergency Preparedness
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
6601 Rockledge Drive, Room 4057
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 451-3109
Fax Number: (312) 942-8711
hatchettr@niaid.nih.gov

HAYWARD, Anthony, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Director, National Center for Research Resources
6701 Democracy Boulevard, Suite 906
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 435-0791
Fax Number: (301) 480-3661
haywarda@mail.nih.gov

HODES, Richard J., M.D.
Director
National Institute on Aging
31 Center Drive, Building 31, Room 5C36
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 496-9265
Fax Number: (301) 496-2525
hodesr@mail.nih.gov

JESSUP, John M., M.D.
Chief, Diagnostic Evaluation Branch
National Cancer Institute
6130 Executive Boulevard, Suite 6040
Rockville, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 435-9010
Fax Number: (301) 402-7819
jessupj@mail.nih.gov

LYNCH, Minda R., Ph.D.
Chief, Behavioral and Cognitive Science Research Branch
National Institute on Drug Abuse
6001 Executive Boulevard, Room 4241
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 435-1322
Fax Number: (301) 594-6043
mlynch1@nida.nih.gov

MCGOWAN, Joan, Ph.D.
Chief, Musculoskeletal Diseases Branch
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
6701 Democracy Boulevard, Suite 800
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 594-5057
Fax Number: (301) 480-4543
mcgowanj@mail.nih.gov

NIEDERHUBER, John E., M.D.
Acting Director
National Cancer Institute
31 Center Drive, Building 31, Room 11A48
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 594-6369
Fax Number: (301) 402-0338
niederhj@mail.nih.gov

PETTIGREW, Roderic I., M.D., Ph.D.
Director, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
31 Center Drive, Building 31, Room 1C14
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 496-8859
Fax Number: (301) 480-0679
pettigrr@mail.nih.gov

RODRIGUEZ, Henry, Ph.D., M.B.A.
Director, Clinical Proteomic Technologies Initiative for Cancer
National Cancer Institute
31 Center Drive, Building 31, Room 10A35
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 496-1550
Fax Number: (301) 496-7807
rodriguezh@mail.nih.gov

TUAN, Rocky, Ph.D.
Chief, Cartilage Biology and Orthopaedics Branch
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
9000 Rockville Pike, Building 50, Room 1523
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 451-6854
Fax Number: (301) 435-8017
tuanr@mail.nih.gov

ZERHOUNI, Elias A., M.D.
Director, National Institutes of Health
9000 Rockville Pike, Building 1, Room 126
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 496-2433
Fax Number: (301) 402-2700
zerhoune@mail.nih.gov

ZIMMERBERG, Joshua, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief, Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Biophysics
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
10 Center Drive, Building 10, Room 10D14
Bethesda, MD 20892
Office Phone: (301) 496-6571
Fax Number: (301) 594-0813
joshua.zimmerberg@nih.hhs.gov

NASA Participants

ALLEN, Colonel John R.
Program Executive, Crew Health and Safety
Space Operations Mission Directorate
NASA Headquarters
300 E Street, SW
Washington, DC 20546
Office Phone: (202) 358-4740
Fax Number: (202) 358-4382
john.r.allen@nasa.gov

CHARLES, John B., Ph.D.
Assistant Director, Science Management
Deputy Program Scientist, Human Research Program
Space Life Sciences Directorate
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center
2101 NASA Road 1
Houston, TX 77058
Office Phone: (281) 483-7224
Fax Number: (281) 483-6089
john.b.charles@nasa.gov

DAVIS, Jeffrey R., M.D., M.S.
Director, Space Life Sciences
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center
2101 NASA Road 1
Houston, TX 77058
Office Phone: (281) 483-0393
Fax Number: (281) 483-6089
jeffrey.r.davis@nasa.gov

DAVISON, Stephen C., Ph.D.
Enterprise Scientist, Biomolecular Physics and Chemistry Program
NASA Headquarters
300 E Street, SW
Washington, DC 20546
Office Phone: (202) 358-0647
Fax Number: (202) 358-3091
stephen.c.davison@nasa.gov

OSTRACH, Louis, Ph.D.
Program Executive, Exploration Systems Mission Directorate
NASA Headquarters
300 E Street, SW
Washington, DC 20546
Office Phone: (202) 358-0870
Fax Number: (202) 358-2815
louis.h.ostrach@nasa.gov

PELLIS, Neal R., Ph.D.
Associate Director for Science Management, Human Research Program
Space Life Sciences Directorate
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center
2101 NASA Road 1
Houston, TX 77058
Office Phone: (281) 483-2357
Fax Number: (281) 483-8069
neal.r.pellis@nasa.gov

SAWIN, Charles F., Ph.D.
Chief Scientist, Space Life Sciences Directorate
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center
Building 37, Room 152A
Houston, TX 77058
Office Phone: (281) 483-7202
Fax Number: (281) 483-6089
charles.f.sawin@nasa.gov

SCHNEIDER, Victor, M.D.
Enterprise Scientist ? Medical Research Officer
Exploration Systems Mission Directorate
NASA Headquarters
300 E Street, SW
Washington, DC 20546
Office Phone: (202) 358-2204
Fax Number: (202) 358-3349
victor.s.schneider@nasa.gov

UHRAN, Mark L.
Assistant Associate Administrator, International Space Station
Space Operations Mission Directorate
NASA Headquarters
300 E Street, SW, Suite 7P39
Washington, DC 20546
Office Phone: (202) 358-2233
Fax Number: (202) 358-2848
mark.l.uhran@mail.nasa.gov

WALZ, Colonel Carl E., Ph.D.
United States Air Force (Ret.)
Acting Director, Advanced Capabilities Division
Exploration Systems Mission Directorate
NASA Headquarters
300 E Street, SW
Washington, DC 20546
Office Phone: (202) 358-2320
Fax Number: (202) 358-3091
Carl.walz-1@nasa.gov

NASA Advisory Council

SCHMITT, Hon. Harrison H., Ph.D.
Chair, NASA Advisory Council
Aerospace Consultant
Former U.S. Senator and Astronaut
P.O. Box 90730
Albuquerque, NM 87199
Office Phone: (505) 823-2616
hhschmitt@earthlink.net

BLACKERBY, Christopher
Executive Director, NASA Advisory Council
Exploration Systems and Aeronautics Research Division
Office of External Relations
NASA Headquarters
300 E Street, SW
Washington, DC 20546
Office Phone: (202) 358-4688
Fax Number: (202) 358-3155
christopher.blackerby-1@nasa.gov

HAUCK, Captain Frederick H.
United States Navy (Ret.)
Former Astronaut
7918 Turncrest Drive
Potomac, MD 20854
Office Phone: (301) 365-6260
rick.hauck@comcast.net

LOGSDON, John M., Ph.D.
Director, Space Policy Institute
Research Professor of Space Policy and International Affairs
Elliott School of International Affairs
George Washington University
1957 E Street, NW
Washington, DC 20052
Office Phone: (202) 994-7248
Fax Number: (202) 994-1639
logsdon@gwu.edu

Other Federal Agencies

BUCHANAN, Hon. Gale, Ph.D.
Undersecretary for Research, Education, and Economics
U.S. Department of Agriculture
1400 Jefferson Drive, SW, Room 216W
Washington, DC 20250
Office Phone: (202) 720-5923
Fax Number: (202) 690-2842
gale.buchanan@usda.gov

MAY, Willie E., Ph.D.
Director, Chemical Science and Technology Laboratory
National Institute of Standards and Technology
ACSL Building 227, Room A311, MS 8300
Gaithersburg, MD 20899
Office Phone: (301) 975-8300
Fax Number: (301) 975-3845
willie.may@nist.gov

SCHRAGER, Lewis K., M.D.
Lead Medical Officer
Office of the Commissioner
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
White Oak CDER Office Building 21
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20993
Office Phone: (301) 827-5517
Fax Number: (301) 796-9745
lewis.schrager@fda.hhs.gov

STANISIC, Nancy L.
Health Science Administrator
Office of the Commissioner
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5600 Fishers Lane, 9HH64
Rockville, MD 20857
Office Phone: (301) 827-1660
Fax Number: (301) 443-9718
nancy.stanisic@fda.hhs.gov

ZAMER, William E., Ph.D.
Acting Deputy Division Director
Directorate for Biological Sciences
Division of Integrative Organismal Biology
National Science Foundation
4201 Wilson Boulevard, Room 685
Arlington, VA 22230
Office Phone: (703) 292-8420
Fax Number: (703) 292-9153
wzamer@nsf.gov

Other Research Organizations

BECKER, Jeanne L., Ph.D.
Associate Director, National Space Biomedical Research Institute
Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza, NA-425
Houston, TX 77030
Office Phone: (713) 798-8298
Fax Number: (713) 798-7413
jbecker@bcm.edu

SUTTON, Jeffrey P., M.D., Ph.D.
Director, National Space Biomedical Research Institute
Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza, NA-425
Houston, TX 77030
Office Phone: (713) 798-7412
Fax Number: (713) 798-7413
jps@bcm.edu