Committees

ORGANIZATIONAL CHART

Awards - Junior
Ting-Ting Huang, Ph.D., Stanford University (chair)
Luis Netto, Ph.D., Univ. of São Paulo (chair)
Committee reviews meeting abstracts online for Travel Awards and/or serve as a Young Investigator Award judges at SfRBM Annual Meetings.

Awards - Senior
Ines Batinic-Haberle, Ph.D., Duke University (chair)
Committee reviews and judges nominations for Discovery and Lifetime Achievement Awards and SfRBM Fellows.

Finance/Investments
Sruti Shiva, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh (chair)
Committee develops endowed lectureship program, memorial and annual giving campaigns.

Free Radical School
Ralf Brandes, MD, Goethe-University, Frankfurt am Main (chair)
Jianhua Zhang, Ph.D., Univ. of Alabama at Birmingham (chair)
Committee selects topics and speakers for both virtual and annual meeting Free Radical Schools.

Fundraising/Sponsorship
SfRBM Vice Presidents & Leadership Team
Committee develops and coordinates fundraising programs to support Annual Meeting as well as other worthwhile society programs.

Marketing - Internal
Prabhat Goswami, Ph.D., The University of Iowa (chair)
Committees develops content for SfRBM Dot (newsletter), including interviews, feature articles and literature reviews.

Marketing/PR - External
Luciana Hannibal, Ph.D., University of Freiburg - Germany (chair)
Peter Vitiello, Ph.D., Sanford Research/Univ. of South Dakota (social media liaison)
Committee works with PR firm to develop social media content and identify opportunities to promote SfRBM research in the mainstream press.

Membership - Recruitment
Steven Qian, Ph.D., North Dakota State University (chair)
Committee develops strategies to target new members around the world, with a focus on both senior scientists and younger investigators. Also Identifies and communicates with chairs of free radical programs worldwide about SfRBM membership.

Membership - Retention
Karl Herbert, Ph.D., University of Leicester (chair)
Committee develops programs and initiatives to retain society members. 

Nominations/Leadership Development
Anne Diers, Ph.D., Berg Pharma (chair)
Committee coordinates programs that helps to identify future society leadership and evaluates submitted nominations for Council.

Professional Development
Nadine Hempel, Ph.D., Penn State Hershey Medical Center (chair)
Committee responsible for organizing the Professional Development sessions at Annual Meeting in addition to facilitating the Mentorship Program.
Professional Development webpage

Publications Outreach
Chair to be announced
Committee works to promote SfRBM journals, Free Radical Biology and Medicine & Redox Biology.

Regional Meetings
Maria Clara Franco, Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago (chair)
Committee helps to program, market and execute SfRBM's annual Redox Symposium.

Strategic Alliances & Outreach
Reto Asmis, Ph.D., University of Texas HSC - San Antonio (chair)
Committee identifes partnerships that will benefit members and/or expose other associations to SfRBM. 

Website
Arno G. Siraki, Ph.D., University of Alberta (chair)
Committee works to improve the content and exposure of website to members and field. 

Women in Science
Rebecca Oberley-Deegan, Ph.D., Univ. of Nebraska Medical Center (chair)
Committee serve as a part of the Mentoring Program to give advice on careers, job negotiation and grant application strategies to younger scientists.
Women in Science webpage

Young Investigators/ Trainees
Gemma Figtree, Ph.D., University of Sydney (chair)
Committee responsible for development of trainee/new investigator educational components into annual meeting.

Student/Trainee Council
Kimberly Dunham-Snary, Ph.D.,  Queen's University - Canada (chair)
Samantha Giordano, Ph.D., Univ. of Alabama at Birmingham (vice chair)

FASEB Representative
Eric Kelley, Ph.D., West Virginia University