ARI’s Scientific Advisory Board provides informed support and direction for our research initiatives. Dr. Stephen M. Edelson leads the group, assembling thought leaders in the medical and scientific community in order to further ARI’s ongoing commitment to research that makes a difference. Learn more about the research we fund.

James Adams, Ph.D.

Arizona State University

Paul Ashwood Paul Ashwood, Ph.D.

University of California Davis, M.I.N.D. Institute

Kelly BarnhillKelly Barnhill, MBA, CN, CCN
Johnson Center for Child Health & Development

Ms. Barnhill also serves on ARI’s Board of Directors

Margaret BaumanMargaret Bauman, M.D

Boston University School of Medicine

David Beversdorf David Beversdorf, M.D.

University of Missouri


Emily CasanovaEmily Casanova, Ph.D.

University of South Carolina’s School of Medicine at Greenville
Wolford College

Manuel CasanovaManuel Casanova, M.D.

Richard Frye, Ph.D, M.D.

Arizona Children’s Hospital in Phoenix

June Grodin, Ph.D.

Groden Center in Providence

Juergen Hahn Juergen Hahn, M.S., Ph.D.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Robert HendrenRobert Hendren, D.O.
University of California, San Francisco Medical Center

Dr. Hendren also serves on ARI’s Board of Directors

Laura Hewitson, PhD

The Johnson Center for Child Health and Development

Mady Hornig, MA, MD

Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

Jill JamesJill James, Ph.D.

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Dr. James also serves on ARI’s Board of Directors

Harumi JyonouchiHarumi Jyonouchi, MD

Saint Peters University Hospital, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Rosa Krajmalnik-Brown, PhD

Arizona State University

Edward Levin, PhD

Duke University

Lauren Moskowitz Lauren Moskowitz, Ph.D.

St. John’s University

Marvin Natowicz Marvin Natowicz, M.D., Ph.D.

Cleveland Clinic
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Dr. Natowicz also serves on ARI’s Board of Directors

Robert Rubin, Ph.D.

Resident Scholar, Mathematics Department, Whittier College, Whittier, CA

Andrey Rzhetsky Andrey Rzhetsky, M.S., Ph.D.

Professor of Medicine and Human Genetics, at the University of Chicago

Kenneth SassowerKenneth Sassower, M.D.

Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Dr. Sassower also serves on ARI’s Board of Directors

Judy Van de WaterJudy Van de Water, Ph.D

University of California, Davis, M.I.N.D. Institute, NIEHS funded Center for Children’s Environmental Health

Daniel Vogt, Ph.D

Michigan State University

Marc Weisskopf, ScD, PhD

Harvard University


Harland Winter, M.D.Harland Winter

Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Dr. Winter also serves on ARI’s Board of Directors

Not Pictured:

Mary Coleman, M.D, Foundation for Autism Research

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