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Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Research Cores Committee

The FSM Research Cores Committee reviews funding applications and acts in an advisory capacity. The committee is composed of nine full-time faculty serving three-year terms, with one-third of the committee rotating each year. The current roster is listed below.

Rex Chisholm, PhD
Vice Dean for Scientific Affairs and Graduate Studies

Jeffrey Weiss, PhD, Chair
Director for Research Core Planning



Brian Mitchell, PhD
Associate Professor, Cell & Developmental Biology

David Gius, MD, PhD
Professor, Radiation Oncology

Beatriz Sosa-Pineda, PhD
Associate Professor, Medicine-Nephrology and Hypertension

Paul Schumacker, PhD
Professor, Pediatrics

Gemma Carville, PhD
Assistant Professor, Neurology

Richard Longnecker, PhD
Professor, Microbiology-Immunology

Ed Thorp
Associate Professor, Pathology

Shi-Yuan Cheng
Professor, Neurology

Lee Cooper
Associate Professor, Pathology