James Walsh is founding senior director for research and innovation at Rutger New Brunswick, part of the State University of New Jersey, where he has responsibility for managing and developing collaborative and strategic relationships with the academic and healthcare research community. Rutgers’ focus is on establishing New Jersey as a premier U.S. innovation hub for biomedicalRead more..
Dr. Ann Marie Sullivan is currently the Commissioner of the New York State Office of Mental Health. As commissioner, she is responsible for a multi-faceted mental health system that serves more than 700,000 individuals each year. The Office of Mental Health (OMH) operates psychiatric centers across the state, and oversees more than 4,500 community basedRead more..
Joan M. Bathon Columbia University Dr. Bathon’s career has focused on understanding the pathogenesis and functional consequences of inflammation in the autoimmune disease rheumatoid arthritis (RA). As a rheumatologist, professor of Medicine, and chief of the Division of Rheumatology at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, she has played a major role in clinicalRead more..