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  Aging/Geriatricssee Geriatrics/Aging
  AIDS/HIV
  Durham, Timothy M. Oral health - general dentistry, special needs care, AIDS/HIV
  Fisher, Christopher M. Public health - sexual health and wellness, AIDS/HIV
  Fletcher, Courtney Pharmacy/drug delivery - AIDS/HIV research
  Fox, Howard Alzheimer's/dementia, Parkinson's, AIDS/HIV research
  Swindells, Susan Infectious diseases, AIDS/HIV
  Alzheimer's/Dementia
  Burke, William Psychiatry/mental health , Alzheimer's/dementia
  Fox, Howard Alzheimer's/dementia, Parkinson's, AIDS/HIV research
  Gendelman, Howard Alzheimer's/dementia, Parkinson's, AIDS/HIV research
  Arthritis/Inflammation
  Klassen, Lynell Arthritis/inflammation, rheumatology
  Michaud, Kaleb Arthritis/inflammation research, rheumatology
  Mikuls, Ted Arthritis/inflammation, rheumatology
  O'Dell, James Arthritis/inflammation, rheumatology
  Autism Spectrum Disorders
  Fisher, Wayne Autism spectrum disorders
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  Biomedical Technology
  Haider, Hani Surgery, biomedical technology - orthopedic surgery, hip and knee implant research
  Linder, James Biomedical technology
  Oleynikov, Dmitry Surgery, biomedical technology - noninvasive
  Biopreparedness
  Hinrichs, Steve Infectious diseases research, biopreparedness research
  Lockridge, Oksana Biopreparedness research
  Smith, Philip W. Infectious diseases, biopreparedness
  Blood Vessels
  Johanning, Jason M. Surgery - vascular surgery, blood vessels
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  Cancer
  Armitage, James Cancer - lymphoma, medical oncology, hematology
  Band, Hamid Cancer - breast cancer research
  Batra, Surinder Cancer - pancreatic cancer research
  Berger, Ann Cancer - breast cancer fatigue research, sleep disorders
  Borgstahl, Gloria Cancer, cell biology (basic research)
  Chan, Wing (John) Cancer - lymphoma research, genetics
  Cowan, Ken Cancer - breast cancer, breast cancer research
  Edney, James A. Surgery - breast cancer, melanoma, endocrine
  Grem, Jean Cancer - colon, pancreatic, GI tract
  Hollingsworth, Michael (Tony) Cancer - pancreatic cancer research
  Lackner, Rudy P. Surgery, cancer - lung, esophageal
  Lydiatt, Daniel D. Cancer - head and neck
  Lydiatt, William Cancer - head and neck, thyroid, salivary gland
  Rizzino, Angie Regenerative medicine, cancer research
  Sanger, Warren Genetics - cancer, birth defects
  Sasson, Aaron Surgery, cancer - pancreas, GI tract disorders, endocrine
  Vose, Julie Cancer research - lymphoma, leukemia, multiple myeloma
  Yee, Gary C. Pharmacy/drug delivery, cancer research
  Cardiology/Heart
  Dumitru, Ioana Cardiology/heart
  Rosenquist, Thomas Cardiology/heart research
  Windle, John Cardiology/heart
  Zucker, Irving H. Cardiology/heart research
  Cell Biology (basic research)
  Borgstahl, Gloria Cancer, cell biology (basic research)
  Lewis, Robert Cell biology (basic research), diabetes/endocrinology
  Sharp, J. Graham Regenerative medicine, cell biology (basic research)
  Child Health/Pediatrics - see Pediatrics/Child Health
  Communication Disorders
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  Dementia/Alzheimer'ssee Alzheimer's/Dementia
  Diabetes/Endocrinology
  Larsen, Jennifer Diabetes/endocrinology
  Lewis, Robert Cell biology (basic research), diabetes/endocrinology
  Drug Delivery/Pharmacy - see Pharmacy/Drug Delivery
E   top
  Emergency Medicine
  Muelleman, Robert Emergency medicine
  Endocrinology/Diabetessee Diabetes/Endocrinology
G   top
  Genetics
  Chan, Wing (John) Cancer - lymphoma research, genetics
  Sanger, Warren Genetics - cancer, birth defects
  Geriatrics/Aging
  Bonasera, Stephen Geriatrics/Aging research
  McNeilly, Dennis Psychiatry/mental health, geriatrics/aging - problem gambling
  Potter, Jane Geriatrics/Aging
  Thompson, Sarah Nursing, geriatrics/aging
  GI Tract Disorders
  Grem, Jean Cancer - colon, pancreatic, GI tract disorders
  Mailliard, Mark GI tract disorders - hepatitis, alcohol and drug-induced liver disease
  Sasson, Aaron Surgery, cancer - pancreas, GI tract disorders, endocrine
  Thompson, Jon S. Surgery - GI tract disorders
H   top
  Heart/Cardiology - see Cardiology/Heart
  Health Policy
  HIV/AIDS - see AIDS/HIV
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  Immunology/Transplantation - see Transplantation/Immunology
  Infectious Diseases
  Bayles, Kenneth Infectious diseases - staph infection research
  Freifeld, Alison Infectious diseases
  Hinrichs, Steve Infectious diseases research, biopreparedness research
  Rupp, Mark Infectious diseases
  Smith, Philip W. Infectious diseases, biopreparedness
  Swindells, Susan Infectious diseases, AIDS/HIV
  Inflammation/Arthritis - see Arthritis/Inflammation
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  Lung/Pulmonology - see Pulmonology/Lung
M   top
  Mental Health/Psychiatrysee Psychiatry/Mental Health
  Mental Health/Psychologysee Psychology/Mental Health
N   top
  Neurology/Stroke
  Fayad, Pierre Neurology/stroke
  Nursing
  Rice, Michael Nursing, psychiatry/mental health
  Thompson, Sarah Nursing, geriatrics/aging
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  Ophthalmology/Vision
  Ahmad, Iqbal Ophthalmology/vision, regenerative medicine research
  Hejkal, Thomas W. Ophthalmology/vision
  Thoreson, Wallace Ophthalmology/vision research
  Oral Health
  Durham, Timothy M. Oral health - general dentistry, special needs care, AIDS/HIV
  Payne, Jeffrey Oral health research - periodontics, oral and systemic disease
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  Parkinson's
  Follett, Kenneth A. Parkinson's, Surgery - neurosurgery
  Fox, Howard Alzheimer's/dementia, Parkinson's, AIDS/HIV research
  Gendelman, Howard Alzheimer's/dementia, Parkinson's, AIDS/HIV research
   Murman, Dan Behavioral, Cognitive and Geriatric Neurology
  Pediatrics/Child Health
  Baldwin, Jeffrey Substance abuse, pediatrics/child health
  Evans, Joseph Pediatrics/child health - psychology/mental health
   Jones, Dwight Pediatrics/child health - Ear, Nose and Throat
  Leibowitz, Michael Pediatrics/child health - developmental disabilities
  Pharmacy/Drug Delivery
  Fletcher, Courtney Pharmacy/drug delivery - AIDS/HIV research
  Vennerstrom, Jonathan Pharmacy/drug delivery - malaria research
  Yee, Gary C. Pharmacy/drug delivery, cancer research
  Psychiatry/Mental Health
  Burke, William Psychiatry/mental health , Alzheimer's/dementia
  Kratochvil, Christopher Psychiatry/mental health  - child, ADHD
  McNeilly, Dennis Psychiatry/mental health, geriatrics/aging - problem gambling
  Psychology/Mental Health
  Evans, Joseph Pediatrics/child health - psychology/mental health
  Greiner, Carl Psychology/mental health
  Kuhn, Brett Psychology/mental health - child sleep disorders
  Liu, Howard Pediatrics/child health - psychology/mental health
  Wengel, Steven Geriatric Psychiatry
  Public Health
  Fisher, Christopher M. Public health - sexual health and wellness, AIDS/HIV
  Gibbs, Shawn G. Public health - air quality, occupational health, environmental health
  Romberger, Debra Pulmonology/lung, public health
  Pulmonology/Lung
  Poole, Jill A. Pulmonology/lung - allergies, asthma
  Rennard, Stephen Pulmonology/lung, regenerative medicine
  Romberger, Debra Pulmonology/lung, public health
  Sisson, Joseph Pulmonology/lung
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  Regenerative Medicine
  Ahmad, Iqbal Ophthalmology/vision, regenerative medicine research
  Rennard, Stephen Pulmonology/lung, regenerative medicine
  Rizzino, Angie Regenerative medicine, cancer research
  Sharp, J. Graham Regenerative medicine, cell biology (basic research)
  Rheumatology
  Klassen, Lynell Arthritis/inflammation, rheumatology
  Michaud, Kaleb Arthritis/inflammation research, rheumatology
  Mikuls, Ted Arthritis/inflammation, rheumatology
  O'Dell, James Arthritis/inflammation, rheumatology
S   top
  Sleep Disorders
  Berger, Ann Cancer - breast cancer fatigue research, sleep disorders
  Kuhn, Brett Psychology/mental health - child sleep disorders
  Summers, Michael Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep & Allergy
  Sports Medicine
  Stroke/Neurology - see Neurology/Stroke
  Substance Abuse
  Baldwin, Jeffrey Substance abuse, pediatrics/child health
     
  Surgery
  Aizenberg, Michele Surgery - neurosurgery, brain tumors
  Duncan, Kim F. Surgery - congenital heart defects
  Edney, James A. Surgery - breast cancer, melanoma, endocrine
  Follett, Kenneth A. Parkinson's, Surgery - neurosurgery
  Garvin, Kevin Surgery - orthopedic surgery, hip and knee reconstruction
  Haider, Hani Surgery, biomedical technology - orthopedic surgery, hip and knee implant research
  Johanning, Jason M. Surgery - vascular surgery, blood vessels
  Lackner, Rudy P. Surgery, cancer - lung, esophageal
  LaGrange, Chad Surgery - urology
  Langnas, Alan Surgery, transplantation/immunology - liver, small bowel
  McBride, Corrigan L. Surgery - bariatric
  Mercer, David W. Surgery
  Oleynikov, Dmitry Surgery, biomedical technology - noninvasive
  Sasson, Aaron Surgery, cancer - pancreas, GI tract disorders, endocrine
  Shaw, Byers W. Jr. Surgery, transplantation/immunology - liver, small bowel
  Thompson, Jon S. Surgery - GI tract disorders
  Thorell, William E. Surgery - neurosurgery
T   top
  Transplantation/Immunology
  Langnas, Alan Surgery, transplantation/immunology - liver, small bowel
  Shaw, Byers W. Jr. Surgery, transplantation/immunology - liver, small bowel
V   top
  Vision/Ophthalmology - see Ophthalmology/Vision
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  Women's Health 
  Smith, Carl V. Women's Health - obstetrics
  Jennifer Griffin Women's Health - breast disease