2009 Advocacy Awards Honorary Chairs

20th Anniversary Advocacy Awards Honorary Chairs

Barbara F. Atkinson, MD

Dennis A. Ausiello, MD

Rene Bardorf

Edward J. Benz Jr., MD

William R. Brinkley, PhD

The Honorable Brian Bilbray

Nancy Brown

Rihanna Campbell

The Honorable Emanuel Cleaver

The Honorable Thad Cochran

Francis S. Collins, MD, PhD

John L. Damonti

Kenneth Davis, MD

The Honorable Diana DeGette

The Honorable Rosa DeLauro

The Honorable Christopher J. Dodd

Thomas J. Donohue

The Honorable Chaka Fattah

Joseph M. Feczko, MD

The Honorable Dianne Feinstein

Eugene Garfield, PhD

Julie Louise Gerberding, MD, MPH

Gary Gottlieb, MD, MBA

The Honorable James C. Greenwood

The Honorable Judd Gregg

Mary J.C. Hendrix, PhD

The Honorable Paul W. Hodes, JD

The Honorable Eleanor Holmes Norton

The Honorable Daniel K. Inouye

Harry Johns

The Honorable Tim Johnson

The Honorable Marcy Kaptur

Peter S. Kim

Darrell G. Kirch, MD

The Honorable John Kerry

Debra R. Lappin, JD

Bill Leinweber

The Honorable Richard G. Lugar

Jennifer Luray

James L. Madara, MD

John M. Maraganore, PhD

The Honorable Edward J. Markey

The Honorable Claire McCaskill

The Honorable Gregory W. Meeks

The Honorable Barbara A. Mikulski

Edward D. Miller, MD

The Honorable Dennis Moore

The Honorable James Moran

Ralph Muller

The Honorable Patty Murray

William D. Novelli

William A. Peck, MD

The Honorable Lucille Roybal-Allard

The Honorable Adam Schiff

The Honorable Richard S. Schweiker

John R. Seffrin, PhD

The Honorable Jeanne Shaheen

Larry J. Shapiro, MD

Peter Slavin, MD

The Honorable Louis W. Sullivan

The Honorable Todd Tiahrt

Reed V. Tuckson, MD

The Honorable Mark Warner

Tadataka Yamada, MD

Elias A. Zerhouni, MD

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