Scientific Advisory Board

The Forsyth Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) is an external advisory group that counsels Forsyth on the direction of its research and programs.  

Members

Chair of SAB: Peter Polverini; Jonathan Taft Distinguished University Professor of Dentistry;Dean Emeritus University of Michigan School of Dentistry; Professor of Pathology, University of Michigan Medical School

Yasmine Belkaid; Senior Investigator, Mucosal Immunology Section; National Institutes of Health

Colleen Cavanaugh; Edward C. Jeffrey Professor of Biology; Co-Director, Microbial Science Initiative Dept. of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology; Harvard University 

Jeffrey Ebersole; Professor and Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Studies, Center for Oral Health Research, President of AADR; Harvard Medical School

Margherita Fontana; Professor of Cariology, Restorative Sciences and Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Michigan 

Matthew Henn; Senior Vice President Head of Drug Discovery & Bioinformatics; Seres Therapeutics, Inc. 

Ophir Klein; Larry L. Hillblom Distinguished Professor in Craniofacial Anomalies; Charles J. Epstein Professor of Human Genetics;Professors of Orofacial Sciences and Pediatrics; Chief, Division of Genetics; Chair, Division of Craniofacial Anomalies; Medical Director, Craniofacial Center;Director, Program in Craniofacial Biology; University of California, San Francisco

Henry Kronenberg; Chief, Endocrine Unit; Physician, Department of Medicine; Massachusetts General Hospital

Charles Serhan; Director, Center for Experimental Therapeutics and Reperfusion Injury;Simon Gelman Professor of Anaesthesia (Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology); Brigham and Women's Hospital; Professor Harvard School of Dental Medicine;

Thomas Stossel; American Cancer Society Professor of Medicine, Emeritus; Harvard Medical School

Jane Weintraub; Alumni Distinguished Professor, Department of Dental Ecology; UNC School of Dentistry; UNC Gillings School of Public Health

Marvin Whiteley; Professor Biological Sciences, Chair in Molecular and Cellular Biology, Co-Director of Emory-Children’s CF Center; Georgia Tech University

Marian Young; Deputy Scientific Director & Senior Investigator, Molecular Biology of Bones & Teeth Section; NIH NIDCR