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NACCIH Member Roster

Front row (left to right): Drs. Marrack, Cherkin, Briggs, Michener, Berman, Kingston. Second row (left to right): Drs. Kiecolt-Glaser, Guiltinan, Deborah Powell, Goldrosen, Shurtleff, Gaudet, Schoomaker, Henderson, Wang. Last row (left to right): Drs. Licciardone, Hersch, Haldeman, Ezeji-Okoye, Borsook.

The National Advisory Council for Complementary and Integrative Health (NACCIH) met on June 6, 2014.


BRIGGS, Josephine P., M.D. (2013)
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland


BERMAN, Brian M., M.D. (2014)
Family and Community Medicine
Center for Integrative Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

BORSOOK, David, M.D., Ph.D. (2016)
P.A.I.N. Group
Boston Children’s Hospital
Waltham, Massachusetts

BRATER, Donald Craig, M.D. (2018)
Vice President for Programs
Walther Cancer Foundation, Inc.
Indianapolis, Indiana

CHERKIN, Daniel, C., Ph.D. (2014)
Senior Scientific Investigator
Group Health Research Institute
Group Health Cooperative
Director of Research
Bastyr University Research Institute
Kenmore, Washington

EZEJI-OKOYE, Stephen, M.D. (2016)
Deputy Chief of Staff
VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Department of Veterans Affairs
Palo Alto, California

GUILTINAN, Mary Jane, N.D. (2015)
Dean and Professor
School of Naturopathic Medicine
Bastyr University
Seattle, Washington

HALDEMAN, Scott, M.D., Ph.D., D.C. (2015)
Adjunct Professor
Department of Epidemiology
School of Public Health
University of California, Irvine
Santa Ana, California

HENDERSON, Frances C., R.N., Ed.D. (2015)
Professor of Medicine and Special Assistant to the
Director of the Jackson Heart Study
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Jackson, Mississippi

HERSCH, Steven M., M.D., Ph.D. (2018)
Professor of Neurology
Massachusetts General Hospital
Charleston, Massachusetts

KIECOLT-GLASER, Janice K., Ph.D. (2018)
Distinguished University Professor
Institute for Behavioral Medicine Research
Ohio State University College of Medicine
Columbus, Ohio

KINGSTON, David G.I., Ph.D. (2014)
University Distinguished Professor
Department of Chemistry
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Blacksburg, Virginia

LICCIARDONE, John, C., D.O., M.S., M.B.A., F.A.C.P.M. (2015)
Professor and Associate Dean for Clinical Research
Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
Executive Director
The Osteopathic Research Center
University of North Texas Health Science Center
Fort Worth, Texas

MARRACK, Philippa, Ph.D. (2014)
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Distinguished Professor
Senior Faculty Member
University of Colorado Denver and National Jewish Health
Denver, Colorado

POWELL, Deborah E., M.D. (2016)
Dean Emeritus of the Medical School
Medical School Dean’s Office
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota

POWELL, Lynda H., Ph.D. (2015)
Department of Preventive Medicine
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois

SCHOOMAKER, Eric B., M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.P. (2018)
Scholar-in-Residence and Distinguished Professor
Department of Military and Emergency Medicine
Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences
Bethesda, Maryland

WANG, ChenChen, M.D., M.Sc. (2016)
Professor of Medicine
Tufts University School of Medicine
Center for Complementary and Integrative Medicine
Division of Rheumatology
Tufts Medical Center
Boston, Massachusetts

Ex Officio Members

COLLINS, Francis, M.D., Ph.D.
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

GAUDET, Tracy W., M.D.
U.S. Department of Veterans’ Affairs
Veteran’s Health Administration
Office of Patient Centered Care and Cultural Transformation
Washington, District of Columbia

NIEMTZOW, Richard C., M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.
Colonel (Ret), USAF, MC, FS
Consultant for CAM for the USAF Surgeon General
American Academy of Medical Acupuncture
Alexandria, Virginia

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Washington, DC 20201

Executive Secretary

GOLDROSEN, Martin, Ph.D.
Division of Extramural Activities
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

Unless otherwise noted, terms end on July 31 of the year posted next to the member’s name.