Leadership

National Steering Committee

The Steering Committee is responsible for providing scientific, policy and professional guidance to the NHSN to ensure the promotion of state of the science research. Policy guidance provides input on the overall mission, direction, and strategy of the NHSN in pursuing its goals.

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Patricia E. Molina, M.D., Ph.D.
Co-Chair, NHSN
Richard Ashman Professor & Head, Department of Physiology
Director, Alcohol & Drug Abuse Center
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

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Avelardo Valdez, Ph.D.
Co-Chair, NHSN
Professor
School of Social Work
University of Southern California

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Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Clinical Internal Medicine
Director, Center for Reducing Health Disparities (CRHD)
University of California, Davis

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Margarita Alegría, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Multicultural Mental Health Research, Cambridge Health Alliance
Professor, Harvard Medical School

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James Anthony, Ph.D.
Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Michigan State University

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Carlos Bolaños-Guzmán, Ph.D.
Florida State University
Psychology and Neuroscience

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Alice Cepeda, PhD, MS
University of Southern California
School of Social Work

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Felipe Gonzalez-Castro, Ph.D.
Arizona State University
College of Nursing & Health innovation

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Marsiglia, Flavio, Ph.D.
Arizona State University
School of Social Work - SIRC

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María Elena Medina-Mora, Ph.D.
Chief Director
Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría
Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz, México

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Laura Elena O'Dell, Ph.D.
University of Texas, El Paso
Department of Psychology

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Yonette F. Thomas, Ph.D.
Science Advisor for Urban Health
New York Academy of Medicine (NYAM)