2005 Advocacy Awards Gala Honorary Chairs

William G. Anlyan, MD

Duke University



The Honorable and Mrs. William McC. Blair, Jr.



Barry R. Bloom, PhD


Harvard University Schoolof Public Health



Thomas E. Bryant, MD, JD


Friends of the National Library of Medicine



Roger Bulger, MD

Association of Academic Health Centers



Joseph Califano, Jr.


National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse



The Honorable Frank C. Carlucci



Vice Admiral Richard H. Carmona, MD, MPH

U.S. Surgeon General



David R. Challoner, MD


Institute of Medicine



Carolyn Clancy, MD

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality



Senator John Cornyn



Lester Crawford
, DVM, PhD

Food and Drug Administration



Nils Daulaire, MD, MPH

Global Health Council



Michael E. DeBakey, MD

Baylor College of Medicine



Peter Dolan


Bristol-Myers Squibb



Robert Essner

Wyeth



Anthony S. Fauci, MD



Harvey Fineberg, PhD, MD

Institute of Medicine of The National Academies



James W. Fordyce


Mary Woodard Lasker Charitable Trust



James Foster


Charles River Laboratories



Julie L. Gerberding, MD, MPH

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention



Raymond Gilmartin


Merck & Co., Inc.



The Honorable Newt Gingrich



J. Warren Gorrell, Jr.

Hogan & Hartson



Robert J.Gould, PhD

Porter Novelli



The Honorable James C. Greenwood

Biotechnology Industry Organization



Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison



Robert A. Ingram

GlaxoSmithKline



Karen Katen

Pfizer Inc



Paul W. Kincade, PhD

FASEB



C. Everett Koop, MD, ScD


Former U.S. Surgeon General

National SAFE KIDS Campaign



Stephanie Lederman


American Federation for Aging Research



LaSalle D. Leffall, Jr., MD


The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Fnd.

Howard UniversityHospital



Alan I. Leshner, PhD, CEO

American Association for the Advancement of Science



William W. Li, MD


The Angiogenesis Foundation



Donald A.B. Lindberg, MD



Mark B. McClellan, MD, PhD


Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services



Margaret E. Mahoney

MEM Associates



James Mandell, MD

Children's Hospital of Boston



Afaf I.Meleis, PhD

University of Pennsylvania Schoolof Nursing



The Honorable Dan Mica



The Honorable Bob Michel



James J. Mongan, MD

Partners Healthcare System Inc.



Mary Tyler Moore

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International



John P. Moses

St. Jude Children's ResearchHospital



Steven R. Patierno, PhD


The George Washington University Cancer Institute



William A. Peck, MD

Washington University Schoolof Medicine



Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi



The Honorable Robert Ray



Governor and Mrs. Mitt Romney



William L. Roper, MD, MPH

Univ. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill



David Satcher, MD, PhD

Morehouse School of Medicine



John R. Seffrin, PhD

American Cancer Society



Martin Soeters

Novo Nordisk Inc.



Allen M. Spiegel, MD



C. Charles Stokes, Jr.

CDC Foundation



The Honorable Louis W. Sullivan, MD

Morehouse School of Medicine



Sidney Taurel

Eli Lilly & Company



The Honorable Billy Tauzin


PhRMA



Samuel O. Thier, MD
Massachusetts GeneralHospital



Andrew von Eshenbach, MD



William Weldon


Johnson & Johnson



M. Cass Wheeler

American Heart Association



Miles D. White

Abbott



John Whitehead

Campaign for Medical Research



Peter Whitehead



Susan Whitehead

Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research



Elias A. Zerhouni, MD


National Institutes of Health



Jerry and Janet Zucker


Zucker Productions

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