2011 Advocacy Awards Honorary Chairs

15th Annual Advocacy Awards

The Honorable Daniel Kahikina Akaka

Bruce M. Alberts, PhD

The Honorable Tammy Baldwin

The Honorable Howard L. Berman

William R. Brinkley, PhD

Nancy Brown

The Honorable Michael C. Burgess, MD

The Honorable Benjamin L. Cardin

The Honorable Robert P. Casey, Jr.

John Castellani

The Honorble Donna M. Christensen

The Honorable Thad Cochran

Daniel Colantone

The Honorable Susan M. Collins

The Honorable James E. Clyburn

Ronald J. Daniels, JD, LLM

The Honorable Diana DeGette

Susan Dentzer

The Honorable John D. Dingell

Frank Douglas PhD, MD

The Honorable Mike Doyle

Victor J. Dzau, MD

The Honorable Chaka Fattah

The Honorable Bob Filner

Gerald D. Fischbach, MD

Margaret Foti, PhD

The Honorable Dick Gephardt

Jay A. Gershen, DDS, PhD

The Honorable Kirsten E. Gillibrand

The Honorable Charles A. Gonzalez

Barbara A. Gordon

Gary L. Gottlieb, MD

The Honorable Luis V. Gutierrez

The Honorable Tom Harkin

Walter Havenstein

Mary J.C. Hendrix, PhD

The Honorable Maurice D. Hinchey

The Honorable Rush Holt

The Honorable Michael M. Honda

Jennifer L. Howse, PhD

The Honorable Daniel K. Inouye

The Honorable Jesse Jackson, Jr.

The Honorable Tim Johnson

The Honorable Dennis J. Kucinich

Debra Lappin, JD

The Honorable Barbara Lee

The Honorable John Lewis

The Honorable Zoe Lofgren

The Honorable Nita M. Lowey

The Honorable Richard G. Lugar

Ann Lurie

Lucinda L. Maine, PhD, RPh

The Honorable Carolyn B. Maloney

The Honorable Doris O. Matsui

The Honorable Betty McCollum

The Honorable Jim McDermott

The Honorable Barbara A. Mikulski

The Honorable Jim Moran

Evan Morris

William P. Murphy, Jr., MD

Elizabeth Nabel, MD

Garry A. Neil, MD

David Nicholson, PhD

The Honorable Eleanor Holmes Norton

Stephen N. Oesterle, MD

Herbert Pardes, MD

Sudip S. Parikh, PhD

The Honorable Ed Pastor

The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, House Democratic Leader

Kenneth S. Polonsky, MD

The Honorable Mark Pryor

Jeanne & Sanford Robertson

The Honorable John D. Rockefeller IV

The Honorable Lucille Roybal-Allard

The Honorable Loretta Sanchez

Morton O. Schapiro

The Honorable Adam B. Schiff

The Honorable Aaron Schock

The Honorable Charles E. Schumer

John R. Seffrin, PhD

The Honorable Jeanne Shaheen

Larry J. Shapiro, MD

Peter Slavin, MD

The Honorable Jackie Speier

Shari and Garen Staglin

Thomas G. Stephens

Thomas Strauss

Reed V. Tuckson, MD

Robert M. Tuttle

David Van Andel

The Honorable Chris Van Hollen

Christopher A. Viehbacher

The Honorable John W. Warner

A. Eugene Washington, MD, MSc

Josh S. Weston

Mary Woolley

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Brenda Canine, PhD; McLaughlin Research Institute, Montana