NJ ACTS Leadership

NJ ACTS Board of Directors

Name Title Organization
Brian Strom, MD MPH, Chair Chancellor RU, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences
Joseph A Barrone, PharmD Dean RU, School of Pharmacy
Pablo Debenetti, PhD Dean of Research Princeton University
Joel Bloom President New Jersey Institute of Technology
Cristine D. Delnevo, PhD, MPH Interim Dean RU, School of Public Health
Thomas Farris, PhD Dean RU, School of Engineering
Cecile A. Feldman, DMD Dean RU, School of Dental Medicine
Sherine E. Gabriel, MD Dean RU, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Frank A. Ghinassi, PhD, ABPP President and CEO RU, University Behavioral Health Care
Tomas Gregorio Senior Executive Director, Healthcare Systems Innovation New Jersey Innovation Institute
William Hait, MD, PhD Global Head, Research and Development Janssen Research & Development, LLC
Louis V. Hermans Executive Director Jersey Health Connect
William L. Holzemer, PhD Dean RU, School of Nursing
Robert L. Johnson, MD Dean RU, New Jersey Medical School
Allen J. Karp, MBA Senior Vice President, Health Care Management Horizon Blue Cross
Gwendolyn Mahon, M.Sc., PhD Dean RU, School of Health Professions
Christopher Molloy, PhD, R. Ph. Senior Vice President, Research and Economic Development Rutgers University
Mary E. O´ Dowd Executive Director for Health Systems and Population Health Integration Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences
Stephanie Pratico Chair NJ Council on Developmental Disabilities
Rupert Vessey, MA, BM BCh, FRCP, DPhil Executive Vice President and President, Research and Early Development Celgene
Kathleen Scotto, PhD, ex officio Dean RU, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Reynold A. Panettieri, Jr, MD, ex officio Vice Chancellor, Clinical and Translational Research RU, Director, NJ ACTS; RBHS
NJ ACTS Executive Committee
Name Title Organization
Reynold A. Panettieri, Jr, MD, Chair Vice Chancellor Clinical and Translational Research, RBHS
Kathleen Scotto, PhD, Vice Chair Dean Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Sally Radovick, MD Senior Associate Dean Clinical and Translational Research, RWJMS
Shawna Hudson, PhD Research Division Chief Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, RWJMS
Frank Sonnenberg, MD Chief Medical Informatics Officer RWJMS
Mark Einstein, MD Chair Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, & Women’s Health
  Assistant Dean Clinical Research Unit NJMS
Barbara Gladson, PhD, OT/PT Associate Dean Academic Affairs
  Interim Chair Department of Health Informatics
William Jester, BS Director of Administration NJ ACTS
  COO Rutgers Institute for Translational Medicine & Science
NJ ACTS Steering Committee
Name Title NJ ACTS Role
Reynold A. Panettieri, Jr, MD, Chair Vice Chancellor, Clinical and Translational Research, RBHS Director, NJ ACTS
Kathleen Scotto, PhD, Vice Chair Dean, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Lead, Pre-doctoral Training
Sally Radovick, MD

Senior Associate Dean, Clinical and Translational Research, RWJMS

Chancellor’s Scholar, RBHS

Lead, Career Development
Frank Sonnenberg, MD Chief Medical Informatics Officer, RWJMS Lead, Informatics
Shawna Hudson, PhD Research Division Chief, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, RWJMS Lead, Community Engagement
Daniel Notterman Lecturer with the Rank of Professor, Princeton University Lead, Team/Collaborative Science
Barbara Gladson, PhD, OT/PT

Associate Dean, Academic Affairs

Interim Chair, Department of Health Informatics

Director, Rutgers Biopharma Educational Initiative

Lead, Workforce Development
Pamela Ohman Strickland

Associate Dean, Student Affairs, Rutgers School of Public Health

Director, Biostatistics and Epidemiology Services

Director, Biostatistics Facility Core

Lead, BERD
Celine Gelinas

Dean, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

CEO, Robert Wood Johnson Medical Group

Lead, Regulatory Knowledge
Steven Crystal, PhD

Board of Governors, Professor of Health Services Research

Director, Division on Aging

Director, Center for Health Services Research Institute

Lead, Special Populations
Mark Einstein, MD

Chair, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, & Women’s Health

Assistant Dean, Clinical Research Unit NJMS

Lead, Hub-PCI and Network Capacityh
Maria Gennaro, PhD Professor, Department of Medicine Lead, FishFlow
Jonathan Cohen, MD, PhD Co-Director, Princeton Neoroscience Institute Lead, Machine Learning
Fadi P. Deek, PhD Provost and Sr. Executive Vice President NJIT Rep of NJIT
William Jester, BS COO, Rutgers Institute for Translational Medicine & Science Director of Administration
John Maher   Director of Finance
Judith Argon Communications Specialist/Consultant Consultant/Communications Director