iCOMOS Committees

Organizing Committee

Srirama Rao, PhD
Chair, Professor and Associate Dean for Research, Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, and Department of Medicine, Medical School, University of Minnesota

Michael Murtaugh, PhD
Co-Chair, Professor, Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, and Institute for Molecular Virology, University of Minnesota

Bruce Alexander, PhD
Professor, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Laura Bloomberg, PhD
Professor and Dean, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota

Greg Cuomo, PhD
Associate Dean, College of Food, Agriculture and Natural Resource Sciences, University of Minnesota

Jessica Deere, MPH
Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Jessica Hellmann, PhD
Director, Institute on the Environment, University of Minnesota

Heather Henry, PhD
Hazardous Substance Research Branch; Health Scientist, Administrator, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences/NIH/HHS

Hortencia Hornbeak, PhD
Associate Director of Scientific Review and Policy, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health

Peter Jackson, PhD
Chief, AIDS Research Review Branch; Scientific Review Program, Division of Extramural Activities, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health

Shaun Kennedy, BS
Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota and Food System Institute

Frank Liu, PhD
Director, College of Veterinary Medicine China Program, University of Minnesota

Kaylee Myhre Errecaborde, DVM, Policy PhDc.
Instructor, Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine and Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota

Ned Patterson, DVM PhD
Professor, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Andres Perez, DVM, PhD
Professor, Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Maria Sol Perez Aguirreburualde, DVM, PhD
Research Development Manager for Ibero-America, Center for Animal Health and Food Safety, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Teddie Potter, PhD, RN, FAAN
Clinical Associate Professor, Director of Diversity and Inclusivity, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota

Nicholas Phelps, PhD
Assistant Professor, College of Food, Agriculture and Natural Resource Sciences, University of Minnesota

Aziz Arda Sancak, DVM, PhD
Professor, Ankara University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ankara, Turkey

Srinand Sreevatsan, BVSc., MPH, PhD
Professor, Department Chair, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University

Clifford J. Steer, MD
Professor of Medicine and Genetics, Cell Biology and Development, Director, Physician-Scientist Program

Kimberly Thigpen Tart, JD MPH
Office of Policy, Planning and Program Analyst; Evaluation, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences/NIH/HHS

Dominic Travis, DVM, MS
Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Administrative Committee

Eugene Anderson, PhD
Program Director, College of Continuing and Professional Studies, University of Minnesota

Paula Buchner
Chief Operating Officer, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Marty Moen
Director of Advancement, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Kendra McCormack Grahl
Communications Specialist, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota 

Marty Moen
Director of Communications, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota 

Christine Preston
Program Administrative Specialist, College of Continuing and Professional Studies, University of Minnesota

Jessica Raines-Jones
Project Specialist, Office of the Associate Dean for Research, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Kersten Warren
Research Administrator, Office of the Associate Dean for Research, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Helen Weber
Program Associate, College of Continuing and Professional Studies, University of Minnesota