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NACCIH Member Roster

Acting Chairperson

LANGEVIN, Helene, M.D. (07/22)
Director
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

Members

ANDERSON, Belinda, Ph.D., L.Ac. (07/21)
Associate Dean of Allied Health Programs
College of Health Professions
Pace University
New York, New York

BRAVER, Todd, Ph.D. (07/23)
Full Professor
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Washington University
St. Louis, Missouri

COGHILL, Robert, Ph.D. (07/24)
Director
Center for Understanding Pediatric Pain
Professor of Pediatrics
Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology 
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, Ohio

DELITTO, Anthony, Ph.D., P.T., F.A.P.T.A. (07/23)
Professor and Dean
School of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

EVANS, Roni, D.C., Ph.D. (07/22)
Associate Professor, Director
Integrative Health & Wellbeing Research Program
Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota

FISHBEIN, Diana H., Ph.D. (07/22)
Professor
Department of Human Development and Family Studies
Director, Program for Translational Research on Adversity and Neurodevelopment
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park, Pennsylvania

HANEY, Margaret, Ph.D. (07/24)
Professor of Neurobiology
Department of Psychiatry
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, New York

HARRIS, Richard E., Ph.D. (07/22)
Director of Neuroimaging
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Internal Medicine
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan

HENSEL, Kendi, D.O., Ph.D., F.A.A.O. (07/22)
Associate Professor
Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
University of North Texas Health Science Center
Fort Worth, Texas

HUIZENGA, Tammy Born, D.O. (07/22)
Chief Medical Officer
Born Clinic
Grand Rapids, Michigan

JEAN-LOUIS, Girardin, Ph.D. (07/24)
Professor
Department of Population Health and Psychiatry
New York University School of Medicine
New York, New York

MACMILLAN, John, Ph.D. (07/21)
Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, California

MEHLING, Wolf, M.D. (07/23)
Professor
Clinical Family & Community Medicine
School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California

SHERMAN, Karen, Ph.D., M.P.H. (07/24)
Senior Scientific Investigator
Kaiser Permanente
Washington Health Research Institute
Seattle, Washington

SHINTO, Lynne, N.D., M.P.H. (07/23)
Professor
Neurology and Ob-Gyn/Center for Women’s Health
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, Oregon

SONNENBURG, Justin L., Ph.D. (07/22)
Associate Professor
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, California

TIMMERMANN, Barbara, Ph.D. (07/21)
Distinguished Professor and Chair
Department of Medicinal Chemistry
School of Pharmacy
University of Kansas
Lawrence, Kansas

YEH, Gloria, M.D., M.P.H. (07/21)
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

Ex Officio Members

AZAR, Alex1
Secretary
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Washington, District of Columbia

COLLINS, Francis, M.D., Ph.D.1
Director
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

KLIGLER, Benjamin, M.D.
National Director
Integrative Health Coordinating Center
Office of Patient Centered Care and Cultural Transformation
Veterans Health Administration
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Washington, DC

SCHOOMAKER, Eric B., M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.P.
Lieutenant General, U.S. Army (Ret)
Professor and Vice Chair of Centers and Programs
Department of Military Emergency Medicine
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Bethesda, Maryland

Executive Secretary

KHALSA, Partap, D.C., Ph.D., D.A.B.C.O.
Director
Division of Extramural Activities
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland


1 Virt 1 Not Attending

Council roster

The National Advisory Council for Complementary and Integrative Health (NACCIH) met on September 20, 2019.

Last row (top of steps): Steven George, Richard Harris, Patricia Herman, Joel Greenspan, Eric Schoomaker

Middle row Tammy Born- Huizenga, Susmita Kashikar-Zuck, Kendi Hensel, Cynthia Price, John MacMillan

Roni Evans, Barbara Timmermann, Diana Fishbein, Lynn DeBar, Belinda Anderson

Front Row: Ginger Betson, David Shurtleff, Helene Langevin, Partap Khalsa

Members

NACCIH consists of 18 members, including the Chair, appointed by the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services.

Members

NACCIH consists of 18 members, including the Chair, appointed by the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services.