Institute of Medicine Elects New Members

WASHINGTON, D.C.--The Institute of Medicine (IOM), part of the U.S. national academies, announced 60 new members 16 October. The new members were chosen on the basis of their contributions to health, medicine, or related fields such as social work and public policy. The 55 new active members bring that total up to 613. The five new foreign associates join 51 current foreign members. Members are expected to serve on IOM committees and help write reports that guide the government on health and science issues.

The new members, along with their affiliations, are as follows:

APPELBAUM, Paul S.; Zeleznik Professor of Psychiatry and chair, department of psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester

AUSTIN, Joan K.; distinguished professor, School of Nursing, Indiana University, Indianapolis

BERKMAN, Lisa F.; chair, department of health and social behavior, and Florence Sprague Norman and Laura Smart Norman Professor of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston

BLACKBURN, Elizabeth H.; professor, department of biochemistry and biophysics and department of microbiology and immunology, University of California, San Francisco

BLOBEL, Gunter; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and professor of cell biology, Rockefeller University, New York City

BLOOMFIELD, Clara D.; director, Comprehensive Cancer Center, and William G. Pace III Professor of Cancer Research, College of Medicine and Public Health, Ohio State University, Columbus

BROWN, Lawrence D; professor, division of health policy and management, Joseph L. Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York City

CAMPBELL, Jacquelyn C.; Anna D. Wolf Endowed Professor and associate dean for doctoral education and research, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore

CANTOR, Nancy E.; provost and executive vice president of academic affairs, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

CATTERALL, William A.; professor and chair, department of pharmacology, and chair, interdisciplinary committee on neurobiology, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle

CECH, Thomas R.; president, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Chevy Chase, Md.

CHARNEY, Dennis S.; chief, Mood and Anxiety Disorder Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md.

CHOI, Dennis W.; Andrew B. and Gretchen P. Jones Professor and head, department of neurology, School of Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis

CLARK, Noreen M.; Marshall H. Becker Professor of Public Health and dean, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

COATES, Thomas J.; professor of medicine and epidemiology; director, AIDS Research Institute; and director, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco

DE ANGELIS, Catherine D.; editor, Journal of the American Medical Association, and editor in chief, scientific publications, information, and multimedia, American Medical Association, Chicago

EPSTEIN, Arnold M.; John H. Foster Professor and chair, department of health policy and management, Harvard School of Public Health

FRYBACK, Dennis G.; professor of preventive medicine and industrial engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison

FUSTER, Valentin; director, Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute; dean for academic affairs; and vice chair of medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City

GANTZ, Bruce J.; Brian F. McCabe Distinguished Chair in Otolaryngology -- Head and Neck Surgery, professor, and head, department of otolaryngology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City

GOSTIN, Lawrence O.; professor of law, Georgetown University; professor of public health, Johns Hopkins University; and co-director, Georgetown/Johns Hopkins Program on Law and Public Health, Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, D.C.

GREENSPAN, Deborah; professor of clinical oral medicine, department of stomatology, School of Dentistry, University of California, San Francisco

GROOPMAN, Jerome E.; chief, division of experimental medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Dina and Raphael Recanati Chair of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston

HAMMOND, Charles B.; Hamblem Professor and chairman, department of obstetrics and gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C.

HEDGES, Jerris R.; professor and chair, department of emergency medicine, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland

HENNEY, Jane E.; commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, Md.

HIGGINBOTHAM, Eve J.; professor and chair, department of ophthalmology, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore

HOSTETTER, Margaret K.; professor of pediatrics; chief, section of immunology; and director, Child Health Research Center, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Conn.

HYMAN, Steven E.; director, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md.

IEZZONI, Lisa I.; professor of medicine, Harvard Medical School, and co-director of research, division of general medicine and primary care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

JAMES, Sherman A.; John P. Kirscht Collegiate Professor of Public Health; chair, department of health behavior and health education; and director, Center for Research on Ethnicity, Culture, and Health, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

KELLY, Thomas J.; Boury Professor and chair, department of molecular biology and genetics, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore

KIM, Peter S.; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; member, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research; and associate head and professor, department of biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge

KITZHABER, John A.; governor, State of Oregon, Salem

KNAUS, William A.; Evelyn Troup Hobson Professor and chair, department of health evaluation sciences, School of Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville

KODA-KIMBLE, Mary Anne; dean, School of Pharmacy; professor of clinical pharmacy; and Thomas J. Long Endowed Chair in Chain Pharmacy Practice, University of California, San Francisco

LIPMAN, David J.; director, National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md.

MANDELL, Gerald L.; professor of medicine; Owen R. Cheatham Professor of the Sciences; and chief, division of infectious diseases, Health Sciences Center, University of Virginia, Charlottesville

MATTISON, Donald; medical director, March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation, White Plains, N.Y.

MAYEUX, Richard; director and Gertrude H. Sergievsky Professor of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Public Health, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York City

MCANARNEY, Elizabeth R.; professor of pediatrics and psychiatry; chair, department of pediatrics, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester; and pediatrician in chief, Children's Hospital at Strong, Rochester, N.Y.

MCGUIRE, Thomas; professor of economics, department of economics, Boston University

MILLER, Edward D.; Frances Watt Baker and Lenox D. Baker Jr., M.D., Dean of the Medical Faculty, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, and chief executive officer, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore

NOVELLO, Antonia C.; commissioner, New York State Department of Health, Albany

OLEFSKY, Jerrold M.; professor of medicine and chief, endocrinology and metabolism division, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego

PARRISH, John A.; professor and chair, department of dermatology, Harvard Medical School, and chief, dermatology service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston

PESKIN, Charles S.; professor of mathematics, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York City

POWELL, Deborah E.; executive dean and vice chancellor for clinical affairs, School of Medicine, University of Kansas, Kansas City

RABINOWITZ, Howard K.; professor of family medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia

RAMSEY, Paul G.; vice president for medical affairs; dean, School of Medicine; and professor of medicine, University of Washington, Seattle

SHALALA, Donna E.; secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C.

SPEIZER, Frank E.; Edward H. Kass Professor of Medicine and co-director, Channing Laboratory, Harvard Medical School

SQUIRE, Larry R.; professor of psychiatry, neurosciences, and psychology, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego; and research career scientist, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Diego

STEAD, William W.; professor of medicine, professor of biomedical informatics, and associate vice chancellor for health affairs, Vanderbilt University, Nashville

VALE, Wylie W.; head, Clayton Foundation Laboratories for Peptide Biology, and professor, Salk Institute, La Jolla, Calif.

VOLKOW, Nora D.; associate professor, department of psychiatry, State University of New York, Stony Brook

WEINBERG, Robert A.; member, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, and professor, department of biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge

WILSON, William Julius; Lewis P. and Linda L. Geyser University Professor, Malcolm Weiner Center for Social Policy, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

ZERHOUNI, Elias A.; professor and chairman, Russell H. Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science; executive vice dean; and vice dean for research, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University

ZOGHBI, Huda Y.; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and professor, departments of pediatrics, neurology, neuroscience, and molecular and human genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston

Newly elected foreign associates are as follows:

CHANGEUX, Jean-Pierre G.; professor and director, unit of molecular neurobiology, Institut Pasteur, Paris

COOVADIA, Hoosen M.; professor and head, department of pediatrics and child health, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa

GLICK, Shimon (Seymour) M.; professor of internal medicine and director, Center for Medical Education, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel

PEREIRA-GRAY, Denis J.; professor of general practice, Institute of General Practice, School of Postgraduate Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Exeter, United Kingdom

PIOT, Peter K.; executive director, Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, Geneva

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