The Community Advisory Board (CAB) is a representative group of volunteer members who live, work, and participate in the Mississippi communities they represent. The CAB has a strong advisory role to the Mississippi Center for Clinical and Translational Research (MCCTR) and representation on the Internal Advisory Committee.
The CAB mission is to: represent community concerns in the design, execution and evaluation of research conducted through the MCCTR and to serve as a bridge between researchers and the community in which the research is taking place.
Mireya Alexander, East Biloxi Community Collaborative; Ocean Springs, MS Community
Tammy Fordham-Bell, Mercy Delta Express Project
Kimaka Bowens, Black Nurses Rock; Picayune, MS President, MS Gulf Coast Chapter
Susan Eaton, Parkway Heights United Methodist Church; Hattiesburg, MS
Johnnie Hawkins, JHawk Group, LLC; Jackson, MS
Annie Jackson, South Mississippi Children Center; Hattiesburg, MS
Teresa Malone, Mississippi Nurses Association; Madison, MS
Cassandra Mobley, Mississippi Food Network; Jackson, MS