External Advisory Board

To serve as an external advisory body to review programmatic activities and advise the Leadership/Administrative Core (LAC)

The EAB will advise the LAC on the implementation of strategies, governance, compliance, conflict resolution, milestones, performances, and other issues. The EAB members will also review reports submitted by the consortium through the LAC to ensure consistency with the NIH’s and the Consortium’s vision, mission, and goals.

Anish Patel (Principal, HealthTech Software)

AWS Worldwide Public Sector

Denise V. Rodgers, MD

Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences

Ernest L. Carter MD PhD (Health Officer)

Prince George's County Health Department

Jianying Hu (Director, HCLS Research, IBM)


Kenneth W. Goodman, PhD (University of Miami Ethics Institute Director)

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy

Lucila Ohno-Machado (Chair, UCSD Health Department of Biomedical Informatics)

University of California San Diego

Mona G. Flores, MD (Global Head of Medical AI, NVIDIA)


Omolola Ogunyemi (Director, Center for Biomedical Informatics)

Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science

Stephanie Hawkins (Director, Transformative Research Unit for Equity (TRUE))

RTI International

Tracy Monteith (Senior Embedded Escalation Engineer, Teams)