Chair

Andrew Mammen, MD, PhD
Neurologist
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, National Institutes of Health
50 South Drive, Room 1146,
Building 50, MSC 8024
Bethesda, MD 20892

Vice Chair

Rohit Aggarwal, MD, MS
Rheumatologist
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
3601 5th Avenue, 2B
Pittsburgh, PA  15213

Research Committee Chair

Conrad C. Weihl, MD, PhD
Neurologist
Washington University
Neuromuscular Division
Box 8111 – Neurology
660 S. Euclid Avenue
St. Louis, MO  63110

Liaison to the Board of Directors

Steven Ytterberg, MD
Rheumatologist
Mayo Clinic Rochester & Mayo Medical School
200 1st Street SW
Rochester, MN  55905

Nominating Chair

Marianne de Visser, MD
Neurologist
Department of Neurology
Academic Medical Center
Meibergdreef 9
1105 AZ Amsterdam,
The Netherlands


Medical Advisory Board Members

Helene Alexanderson, PhD, RPT

Rehabilitation Specialist
Depart of Rheumatology, Karolinska University Hospital
Solna, D2:01
171 76 Stockholm, Sweden

Olivier Benveniste, MD

Internal Medicine
Hopital Pitie-Salpetriere
47 Boulevard de L’Hopital
75651 Paris Cedex 13

Mazen M. Dimachkie, MD

Neurologist
University of Kansas Medical Center
3901 Rainbow Blvd.
Mail Stop 2012
Kansas City, KS  66160

Tae Hwan Chung, MD

Physiatrist
John Hopkins University School of Medicine
4940 Eastern Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21224

Floranne C. Ernste, MD

Rheumatologist
Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN  55905

Sonye Danoff, MD, PhD

Pulmonologist
John Hopkins University School of Medicine
4940 Eastern Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21224

Namita A. Goyal, MD

Neurologist
Department of Neurology, University of California, Irvine
200 S. Manchester Ave., Suite 110
Orange, CA  92868

Wael Najib Jarjour, MD

Rheumatologist
The Ohio State University Medical Center
480 Medical Center Drive
Columbus, OH  43210

Thomas E. Lloyd, MD, PhD

Neurologist
John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Neuromuscular Division
John G Ragos, Sr Bldg, Suite 248
855 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD  21287

Margherita Milone, MD, PhD

Neurologist
Mayo Clinic Rochester
200 1St Street SW
Rochester, MN  55905

Tahseen Mozaffar, MD

Neurologist
The University of California, Irvine
200 South Manchester Avenue, Suite 110
Orange, CA  92868-4281

Kanneboyina Nagaraju, DVM, PhD

Immunologist
School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutial Sciences, SUNY-Binghamton University
P.O. Box 6000
Binghamton, NY  13902

Paul Plotz, MD

Rheumatologist
Scientist emeritus at the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
(NIAMS)
MSC 8024, 50 South Drive
Bethesda, MD  20892-8024

Ann M. Reed, MD

Pediatric Rheumatologist
Duke University Medical Center
PO Box 3352
Durham, NC 27710

Malin Regardt, PhD, OT

Rehabilitation specialist
Karolinska Institute
Stockholm, Sweden

Jens Schmidt, MD

Neurologist
University Medical Center Gottingen
Robert Koch Str. 40, 37075
Gottingen, Germany

Perry Shieh, MD, PhD

Neurologist
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
300 Medical Plaza Suite B-200
Los Angeles, CA  90095

Ruth Ann Vleugels, MD, MPH

Dermatologist
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
221 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA  02215