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IACC Members

IACC Members



Federal MembersView All Biographies >

  • James F. Battey, M.D., Ph.D. Director, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders National Institutes of Health
    Bethesda, MD
  • Diana W. Bianchi, M.D. Director Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
    Bethesda, MD
  • Linda S. Birnbaum, Ph.D., D.A.B.T., A.T.S. Director, National Institute of Environmental Health Director, Sciences and National Toxicology Program National Institutes of Health
    Research Triangle Park, NC
  • Aaron Bishop, M.S.S.W. Commissioner, Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Administration for Community Living
    Washington, DC
  • Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D. Director, National Institutes of Health
    Bethesda, MD
  • Dr. Ruth Etzel, M.D., Ph.D. Director, Office of Children’s Health Protection Environmental Protection Agency
    Washington, DC
  • Tiffany R. Farchione, M.D. Deputy Director, Division of Psychiatry Products U.S. Food and Drug Administration
    Silver Spring, MD
  • Melissa L. Harris Acting Deputy Director, Disabled and Elderly Health Programs Group Center for Medicare and CHIP Services Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
    Baltimore, MD
  • Laura Kavanagh, M.P.P. Deputy Associate Administrator, Maternal and Child Health Bureau Health Resources and Services Administration
    Rockville, MD
  • Walter J. Koroshetz, M.D. Director, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke National Institutes of Health
    Bethesda, MD
  • Laura Pincock, PharmD, MPH Pharmacist Officer Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
    Rockville, MD
  • Stuart K. Shapira, M.D., Ph.D. Associate Director Science and Chief Medical Officer
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Atlanta, GA
  • Melissa Spencer Deputy Commissioner, Office of Disability Policy Social Security Administration
  • Linda K. Smith Deputy Assistant Secretary and Inter-Department Liaison, Early Childhood Development Administration for Children and Families
    Washington, DC
  • Larry Wexler, Ed.D. Director, Research to Practice       Office of Special Education Programs U.S. Department of Education
    Washington, DC
  • Nicole Williams, Ph.D. Program Manager, Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs U.S. Department of Defense
    Frederick, MD

Public MembersView All Biographies >

  • David Amaral, Ph.D. Distinguished Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science University of California, Davis (UC) Research Director, UC Davis MIND Institute
    Sacramento, CA
  • James Ball, Ed.D., B.C.B.A.-D. President and CEO, JB Autism Consulting
    Cranbury, NJ
  • Samantha Crane, J.D. Legal Director and Director of Public Policy, Autistic Self Advocacy Network
    Washington, DC
  • Geraldine Dawson, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science
    Duke University School of Medicine
    Director, Duke Center for Autism and Brain Development
    Durham, NC
  • Amy Goodman, M.A. Self-Advocate
    Charles Town, WV
  • David S. Mandell, Sc.D. Director, Center for Mental Health Policy and Services Research Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Pediatrics
    Perelman School of Medicine
    University of Pennsylvania
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Brian Parnell, M.S.W, C.S.W. Administrator, Medicaid Autism Waiver & Community Supports Waiver Division of Services for People with Disabilities Utah Department of Human Services
    Draper, UT
  • Kevin Pelphrey, Ph.D. Carbonell Family Professor in Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Physiology and Department of Pediatrics Director, Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute George Washington University and Children's National Medical Center
    Washington, DC
  • Edlyn Peña, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Educational Leadership and Director of Doctoral Studies California Lutheran University
    Thousand Oaks, CA
  • Louis Reichardt, Ph.D. Director, Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative
    New York, NY
  • Robert H. Ring, Ph.D. Chief Executive Officer
    Vencerx Therapeutics
    New York, NY
  • John Elder Robison Neurodiversity Scholar in Residence
    College of William and Mary
    Amherst, MA
  • Alison Tepper Singer, M.B.A. President, Autism Science Foundation
    Scarsdale, NY
  • Julie Lounds Taylor, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Special Education
    Vanderbilt University
    Investigator, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center
    Nashville, TN

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