Steering Committee

Melinda K. Duncan – Chair
Associate Vice President for Research, INBRE PI
University of Delaware

Hacene Boukari
Director, OSCAR  Imaging Facility / Professor, Department of Physics and Engineering
Delaware State University

Dawn Everhart
INBRE Assistant Director
University of Delaware

Vicky Funanage
Executive Director, Research
The Nemours Foundation

Melissa Harrington
Associate Vice President for Research; Director, Delaware Center for Neuroscience Research, Director, Delaware Institute for Science of Technology
Delaware State University

Omar Khan
President and CEO, Delaware Health Science Alliance, Physician Leader for Research and Scientific Affairs
Christiana Care Health System

Kelvin Lee
Director of the Manufacturing USA National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals (NIIMBL)
University of Delaware

Laura Lessard
Director of Evaluation INBRE, Interim INBRE- PC
University of Delaware

John McDowell
Professor, Department of Biology and Chemistry
Delaware Technical Community College

Robert E. Measley, Jr.
Chief of Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Designated Education Official
Wilmington VA Medical Center

Suzanne Milbourne
Research Advancement Associate
Wilmington VA Medical Center

Tariq Rahman
Director, Center for Orthopedic Research & Development
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Lydia Schlitzkus – (Committee Admin Support)
Coordinator-Events, Project Management, Communications DE-INBRE
University of Delaware

Scott Siegel
Director of Population Health, Value Institute Office of Transformation
Christiana Care Health System

Eric Wommack
Senior Associate Vice President for Research
University of Delaware