CHIRP Oversight

CHIRP

Our Facility

CHIRP is located at 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD, 20814, on the campus of the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC). CHIRP is served by the Medical Center Metro stop (Red Line).

Oversight

Governance Board

Charles L. Rice, M.D., President, USU

Gary H. Gibbons, M.D., Director (DIR), NHLBI

Executive Steering Committee

Nakela Cook, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.C., Senior Advisor to the DIR, NHLBI

Robert Balaban, Ph.D., Scientific Director, IRP, NHLBI

Arthur Kellermann, M.D., M.P.H., Dean, USU School of Medicine  

Yvonne Maddox, Ph.D., Vice President for Research, USU

Carol Romano, Ph.D., Dean, Graduate School of Nursing, USU

Mark Kortepeter, M.D., M.P.H., Associate Dean for Research, USU School of Medicine (USUSOM)

Senior Internal Advisory Board (SIAB)

Thomas Darling, M.D., Professor and Chair, Dept. of Dermatology, USUSOM; Director, Sulzberger Laboratory for Dermatologic Research

Teresa Dunn, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, USUSOM

Eric Elster, M.D., Professor and Chair, Norman M. Rich Department of Surgery, USUSOM

Vincent Ho, M.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, USUSOM; Chair, Department of Radiology, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Kevin Jackson, O.D., Chief of Staff, USUSOM; CDR, USN

Mark Kortepeter, M.D., Associate Dean for Research, USUSOM; Founding Director, Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program (IDCRP), USUSOM; COL, USA 

Alexandra Miller, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute

Gregory Mueller, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Graduate Education, USUSOM; Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Department of Anatomy, Physiology and Genetics, USUSOM

Alison O'Brien, Ph.D.,Professor and Chair, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, USUSOM

Louis Pangaro, M.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine, USUSOM

Robert Ursano, M.D., Professor and Chair, Dept. of Psychiatry, USUSOM; Director, Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress (CSTS), USUSOM

USU-WRNMMC Clinical Working Group

Chair: Vincent Ho, M.D., Director, CHIRP Clinical Core; Professor and Chair, Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, USUSOM; Chair, Department of Radiology, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Members:

COL Thomas Baker, M.D., Chief, Joint Pathology Center, WRNMMC;

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, USUSOM

MAJ Aaron Holley, M.D., Chief, Sleep Medicine, WRNMMC Research Director, PSCCM Fellowships, WRNMMC;

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, USUSOM

MAJ John Lichtenberger, M.D., Chief, Cardiac MRI, WRNMMC;

Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, USUSOM 

COL Andrew Lipton, M.D., Chief, Pediatric Pulmonology, WRNMMC;

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, USUSOM

MAJ Joel Moncur, M.D., Chief, Pathology, WRNMMC; Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, USUSOM

CDR Anthony Nations, M.D.Chief, Medicine, WRNMMC;

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, USUSOM

LTC Jeremy Perkins, M.D., Chief, Hematology/Oncology, WRNMMC;

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, USUSOM

COL Clesson Turner, M.D., Clinical Geneticist, WRNMMC

COL Todd Villines, M.D., Director, Cardiovascular Research, WRNMMC;

Fellowship Program Director, Cardiovascular Disease, WRNMMC; Cardiology Consultant to the Army Surgeon General; Professor, Department of Medicine, USUSOM

Thomas Darling, M.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Dermatology, USUSOM; Director, Sulzberger Laboratory for Dermatologic Research

Mark Haigney, M.D., Professor, Departments of Medicine and Pharmacology, USUSOM; Director of Cardiology, USUSOM

Louis Pangaro, M.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine, USUSOM (USA, ret.)

Robert Ursano, M.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry, USUSOM; Director, Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress (CSTS), USUSOM (USAF, ret.)

MAJ Gary Wynn, M.D., Associate Professor and Assistant Chair, Department of Psychiatry, USUSOM