Academic Merit Plan

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    Merit Plan Executive Committee

    • Marc Hansen, Ph.D., Professor of Medicine, 2024 (Oversight Committee Chair)
    • Jennifer Cavallari, Sc.D., Associate Professor of Public Health Sciences, 2024 (Oversight Committee Representative)
    • John Greenfield, M.D., Ph.D., Chair of the Department of Neurology, 2022 (Clinical Department Chair)
    • Annabelle Rodriguez-Oquendo, M.D., Professor of Cell Biology, ex officio (Delegate of Anthony Vella, M.D., Senior Associate Dean of Research Planning and Coordination)
    • Melinda Sanders, M.D., ex officio (Delegate of Denis Lafreniere, M.D., Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs)
    • Sandra Scippa, M.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine, 2024 (Clinical Council Representative)
    • Howard Tennen, Ph.D., Professor of Community Medicine and Health Care, 2022 (Basic Science Faculty)
    • Ruchir Trivedi, M.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine, 2023 (Clinical Department Faculty)
    • Jody Terranova, D.O., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, ex officio (Delegate of Bruce Liang, M.D., Dean of Education)
    • Riqiang Yan, Ph.D., Chair of the Department of Neuroscience, 2023 (Basic Science Department Chair)

    Plan Administrator (Non-voting)

    • Richard Simon, M.D., ex officio (Chair)