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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
Cooper, Jeffrey Emergency medicine - hyperbaric 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
I   top
  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
Khan, Ali S. Infectious diseases, health security and preparedness
  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
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  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
Khan, Ali S.  Public health - infectious disease, health security and preparedness
  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
Thayer, Sarah P. Surgery - pancreatic cancer, breast cancer, gastrointestinal cancers
  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