Faculty Advisory Committee

Top U-M scientists and researchers serve on the Faculty Advisory Committee for Precision Health at the University of Michigan (PH). The committee makes recommendations to the co-directors and Executive Committee for the overall scientific direction, strategies, and investments in PH research programs and infrastructure. By bringing together researchers from a range of interest areas, the committee creates opportunities for collaborative research among faculty from different schools, Michigan Medicine, and health care organizations throughout Michigan. The committee also provides review support and helps establish the objectives for the PH competitive grants program.   

Regular members include:

  • Brian Denton, Professor, Industrial & Operations Engineering, College of Engineering, and Professor, Urology, Medical School
  • Eric Fearon, Professor, Human Genetics; Professor, Internal Medicine; Professor, Pathology; Director, U-M Rogel Cancer Center; Chief, Division of Molecular Medicine & Genetics; and Emanuel N. Maisel Professor of Oncology, Medical School
  • Betsy Foxman, Professor, Epidemiology; Director, Center for Molecular and Clinical Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases, School of Public Health
  • Rich Gonzalez, Amos N. Tversky Collegiate Professor of Psychology and Statistics, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts; Director, Research Center for Group Dynamics, Institute for Social Research
  • Wallace Hopp, C.K. Prahalad Distinguished University Professor of Business and Engineering, Professor of Technology and Operations, Associate Dean for Part-Time MBA, Stephen M Ross School of Business; Professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering, College of Engineering
  • H.V. Jagadish, Bernard A. Galler Collegiate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, College of Engineering; Director, Michigan Institute for Data Science
  • Matthias Kretzler, Professor, Internal Medicine, and Research Professor, Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics, Medical School
  • Preeti Malani,Chief Health Officer, Office of the President; Professor, Internal Medicine – Infectious Diseases, Medical School 
  • Donna Martin, Donita B. Sullivan Research Professor in Pediatrics; Professor, Pediatrics; and Professor, Human Genetics, Medical School
  • Doug Noll, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Professor of Biomedical Engineering, College of Engineering; Professor, Radiology, Medical School; and Co-Director, Functional MRI Laboratory
  • Amit Pai, Chair, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, and Professor, Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy
  • Elizabeth Speliotes, Associate Professor, Internal Medicine, and Associate Professor, Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics, Medical School
  • Jianzhi (George) Zhang, Associate Chair for Graduate Studies, Marshall W. Nirenberg Collegiate Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
  • Brian Zikmund-Fisher, Associate Professor, Health Behavior & Health Education, School of Public Health, and Research Associate Professor, Internal Medicine, Medical School

Ex-Officio members include:

  • Al Hero, Professor, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, College of Engineering, and Co-Director, Michigan Institute for Data Science
  • Steven L. Kunkel, Senior Associate Dean for Research, Endowed Professor of Pathology Research, Professor of Pathology, Co-Director, Division of General Pathology, Medical School
  • John Meeker, Professor, Environmental Health Sciences, and Senior Associate Dean, Research, School of Public Health
  • Eric Michielssen, Associate Dean for Research, College of Engineering; Louise Ganiard Johnson Professor of Engineering; Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • Brahmajee Nallamothu, PH Co-Director; Professor, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine; Director, MiCHAMP
  • Srijan Sen, Frances and Kenneth Eisenberg Professor of Depression and Neurosciences; Center Director, University of Michigan Depression Center
  • Jenna Wiens, PH Co-Director; Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering; and head of MLD3 research group
  • Sebastian Zöllner, Professor, Biostatistics, School of Public Health; Professor, Department of Psychiatry