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Internal Advisory Committee

The Internal Advisory Committee is comprised of outstanding scientists and clinicians of diverse interest from multiple institutions who assess progress and review the direction of the center on a regular basis.

Richard Summers, MD (Chair), Associate Vice Chancellor for Research. Dr. Summers is an expert in computer modeling and computational physiology.Summers, Richard - suit
Bettina Beech, MD, Associate Vice Chancellor for Population Health and Professor Pediatrics and Family Medicine.Beech, Bettina - suit
Tenton Gould, PhD, ATC,, Dean, College of Health and Professor, Kinesiolgy, University of Southern Mississippi. Dr. Gould's areas of expertise include the brain injury of concussion, facial, and dental injury.  gould.jpg
Jane Reckelhoff, PhD, is a Billy S. Guyton Professor in the Department of Physiology and Biophysics at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. She is also the director of the Women's Health Research Center and chair of the Biochemistry Department.Reckenhoff, Jane - suit
Richard Roman, PhD, Professor and Chair of Pharmacology and Toxicology. Dr. Roman is a translational investigator with interests in hypertension and diabetic chronic kidney disease.Roman, Richard
Sundeep Khosla, MD, Director, Center for Clinical and Translational Science, Mayo Clinicsundeep.jpg.jpg
Javed Butler, MD, Chair and Professor, School of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center220butlerjaved.jpg
John Kirwan, PhD, Executive Director, Pennington Biomedical Research CenterKirwan
Jinghe Mao, PhD, Professor of Biology, Dean of Natural Sciences, Tougaloo CollgeMao
Kimaka Bowens, President, Mississippi Gulf Coast Chapter, Black Nurses Rockk-mack_mcctr.jpg