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Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD, Director

Dr. Shekhar is the director of the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI). His areas of expertise include basic and clinical research on the effects of stress, stress-induced psychiatric and medical conditions, and clinical psychopharmacology. He conducts numerous foundation supported studies, including being the principal investigator of the longitudinal study of disease risk factors in Indiana population, supported by the Fairbanks Institute of Indiana. He is also Director of the Neuroscience Clinical Research Center at Indiana University School of Medicine, a fully staffed inpatient psychiatric research unit, for the last eight years, where many novel early phase psychopharmacology discovery and drug development studies are conducted in partnership with pharmaceutical and biotech industry.

Faculty Leadership | Institutional Advisory Committee | External Advisory Committee

Faculty Leadership

Barnett, William K., PhD - Indiana CTSI Chief Research Informatics Officer

Broecker, David - Indiana CTSI Executive Committee Member

Callahan, Chrs, MD - Indiana CTSI Executive Committee Member

Champion, Victoria, DNS, RN, FAAN - Indiana CTSI Executive Committee Member

Denne, Scott, MD - Indiana CTSI Associate Director, Executive Committee Member, Project Development Team (PDT) Director, Participant & Clinical Interaction Resources Director

Edenberg, Howard J, PhD - Indiana CTSI Executive Committee Member, Director, Center for Medical Genomics

Halverson, Paul, DrPH - Indiana CTSI Executive Committee Member

Kroenke, Kurt, MD - Indiana CTSI Associate Director, Executive Committee Member, Research, Education, Training & Career Development Director

Loehrer, Patrick, MD - Indiana CTSI Executive Committee Member

McGill, Jay, PhD - Indiana CTSI Executive Committee Member

Perkins, Susan, PhD - Indiana CTSI Design & Biostatistics Program Director

Ratliff, Timothy, PhD - Indiana CTSI Executive Committee Member

Schwartz, Peter, MD, PhD - Indiana CTSI Bioethics & Subject Advocacy Director

Tatikonda, Mohan - Indiana CTSI Executive Committee Member

Taylor, Richard - Indiana CTSI Executive Committee Member

Van Kooten, Rick - Indiana CTSI Executive Committee Member

Weaver, Connie, PhD - Indiana CTSI Purdue Campus Deputy Director, Executive Committee Member

Wiehe, Sarah, MD MPH - Indiana CTSI Community Health Engagement Program Director

Wodicka, George, PhD - Indiana CTSI Biomedical Engineering & Bionanotechonology Director

Yoder, Mervin, MD - Indiana CTSI Executive Committee Member

Zaleski, Jeff - Indiana CTSI Executive Committee Member

Zelaznik, Howard - Indiana CTSI Executive Committee Member

Zero, Domenick, DDS, MS - Indiana CTSI Executive Committee Member

Institutional Advisory Committee

Alanis, Alfonso - Anaclim

Bernhard, Robert, PhD - University of Notre Dame

Broome, Marion, PhD, RN, FAAN - Indiana University School of Nursing

Buckius, Richard - Purdue University

Clapp, D. Wade, MD - Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine

Crabb, David, MD - Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine

Goff, Phillip, PhD - School of Liberal Arts, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

Harris, Lisa, MD - Wishard Health Services

Paydar, Nasser, PhD - Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis

Reed, Willie, DVM, PhD, DACVP, DACPV - Purdue University

Rhodes, Simon, PhD - School of Science, Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis

Schnabel, Bobby, PhD, Co-Chair - Indiana University

Stephan, Bill - Indiana University

Svensson, Craig, PharmD, PhD - Purdue University

Terwilliger, James - Indiana University Health

Varahramyan, Kody, PhD, - Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis

Williams, Eric, MD, - Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine

Williams, John, DMD, - Dentistry, Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis

External Advisory Committee

Betley, Leonard - Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation, Inc.

Dahlem, Andrew, PhD - Eli Lilly & Company

Evans, Jr., Daniel - Clarian Health Partners, Inc.

Gingles, Bruce - Cook Industries

Gonso, Harry - Ice Miller

Johnson, David, Chair - BioCrossroads

Nussbaum, Samuel, MD - Wellpoint, Inc.