Principal Investigators

    Administration and Support

    Data Management Group

    • Vicki Hertzberg, PhD, Co-Investigator, Biostatistician
    • Andrea Plotsky, MSPH, Research Project Manager 
    • Shirin Jabbarzadeh, MSPH, MD, Sr. Res. Specialist

    Executive Steering Committee

    • Walter Orenstein, MD, Principal Investigator
    • Richard W. Compans, PhD, Co-Principal Investigator
    • Rafi Ahmed, PhD, Research Project Leader
    • Hualan Chen, PhD, Co-Surveillance Project Leader
    • Vicki Hertzberg, PhD, Data Project Leader
    • Anice Lowen, PhD, Co-Research Project Leader
    • Bali Pulendran, PhD, Co-Research Project Leader
    • John Steel, PhD, Research Project Leader
    • David Steinhauer, PhD, Research Project Leader
    • S. Mark Tompkins, PhD, Co-Surveillance Project Leader
    • Ralph Tripp, PhD, Surveillance Project Leader
    • Chinglai Yang, PhD, Surveillance Project Leader

    External Advisory Board

    Thomas Braciale, MD, PhD
    Director, Beirne Carter Center for Immunology Research
    University of Virginia
    Charlottesville, Virginia

    Joseph Bresee, MD
    Chief, Epidemiology and Prevention Branch
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Atlanta, Georgia

    Hans-Dieter Klenk, MD
    Director, Department of Virology
    Institut für Virologie
    Marburg, Germany

    Jiri Mestecky, MD, PhD
    Professor, Departments of Microbiology & Medicine
    University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Birmingham, Alabama

    Arnold S. Monto, MD
    Professor of Epidemiology
    Founding Director, The University of Michigan Bioterrorism Preparedness Initiative
    The University of Michigan
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

    Sir John Skehel, PhD
    MRC National Institute for Medical Research
    London, UK

    David E. Stallknecht, PhD
    ProfessorDepartment of Population Health
    College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia
    Athens, Georgia