External Advisory Board

External Advisory Board

The MRCT Center External Advisory Board makes recommendations relating to long term strategic planning and vision as well as new programmatic initiatives, strategic partnerships and existing projects. Furthermore, the board provides outside perspectives on the Center, helps to maintain a global perspective and awareness, and supports the Center’s projects and continued growth.

Current Board Members Include:

Dr. Bernard Lo

Chair, MRCT External Advisory Board

President & CEO, Greenwall Foundation

Dr. Joshua Boger

Founder & Former Chief Executive Officer, Vertex

Dr. Cristina Csimma

Biopharmaceutical Board Director and Independent Consultant

Dr. Jeffrey Drazen

Editor-in-Chief, New England Journal of Medicine

Senior Physician, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Dr. Atul Gawande

Executive Director, Ariadne Labs

Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public health

Dr. Margaret Hamburg

Global Advisory Council, Harvard University

Former FDA Commissioner

Dr. Ara Tahmassian

Chief Research Compliance Officer, Harvard University

Project Director, Building University Capacity in Responsible Science for Broader Middle East and North Africa