Partnerships and Collaboration Committee

The goal of this committee is to develop new partnerships with professional organizations, individuals, industry, and academic institutions. To learn more and get involved, email

Coordinators: Emmeline Edwards and Jean King

Pamela Butler, PhD – Research Scientist, Nathan Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research and Associate Professor of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine
Martha I. Davila-Garcia, PhD – Associate Professor of Pharmacology, Howard
University College of Medicine
Emmeline Edwards, PhD – Director of the Division of Extramural Research of the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH/NIH)
Sung-Jin Jeong, PhD – Principal Researcher, Korea Brain Research Institute
Jean King, PhD – Peterson Family Dean of Arts and Sciences and Professor of Biology and
Biotechnology, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Frances Leslie, PhD – Professor of Pharmacology and Dean of the Graduate Division, University of California, Irvine
Marguerite Matthews, PhD – Scientific Program Manager, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Willias Masocha, PhD – Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Faculty of Pharmacy, Kuwait University, Kuwait
Noriko Osumi, DDS, PhD – Professor of Developmental Neuroscience and Vice President, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine
Rita Raisman-Vozari, PhD – Project Leader, Paris Brain Institute, INSERM
Xioa-Hong Xu, PhD – Principle Investigator, Shanghai Center for Brain Science and Brain-Inspired Intelligence Technology, Shanghai, China

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