Based on Science

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine thanks the following individuals for contributing their time and expertise to Based On Science.

Georges C. Benjamin,1 Executive Director, American Public Health Association

Don Bradley, Consulting Professor in Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University

Terry Davis, Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Ihuoma Eneli, Director of the Center for Healthy Weight and Nutrition, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Lynn Goldman,1 Dean of the Milken Institute School of Public Health and Professor Environmental and Occupational Health, George Washington University

Alice Horowitz, Research Associate Professor in Behavioral and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Public Health

Peter Hotez,1 Professor in Departments of Pediatrics and Molecular Virology and Microbiology, Baylor College of Medicine

Scott Kahan, Medical Director of the Strategies To Overcome and Prevent (STOP) Obesity Alliance

Jay Kumar, State Dental Director, Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, California Department of Public Health

Grace Lee, Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases), Stanford Children’s Hospital

Tracy Lieu,1 Director of the Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California

Bill Maas, Clinical Professor, University of Maryland School of Dentistry and Public Health Consultant, Former Director of the Division of Oral Health at the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Walt Orenstein,1 Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology, Global Health, and Pediatrics and Associate Director of Emory Vaccine Center, Emory University

Elizabeth Perez, Director of Communications, Education & Engagement, Harris County Public Health (Texas)

Howard Pollick, Professor of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, University of California, San Francisco

Dietram Scheufele, Professor of Science Communication, University of Wisconsin–Madison

Barbara Schneeman, Professor Emeritus of Nutrition, University of California, Davis

Umair Shah, Executive Director of Harris County Public Health (Texas)

Robert F. Sproull,2 Vice President and Director of Oracle Labs (retired)

1Member of the National Academy of Medicine
2Member of the National Academy of Engineering