Advisory Board

The Advisory Board, will serve in an advisory capacity to the Center's Director.  Board members’ duties could include fund raising, public speaking, and other public relations activities to advance public awareness of successful adult, cord blood and related stem 3 cell therapeutic options. The Board is required to meet at least four times each year and will be authorized to meet upon the call of the chairperson.

The Center’s director will serve as an ex officio member of the Board.  Advisory Board members may serve for only three consecutive terms and its members will serve without compensation. The bill provides for Board vacancies and appointments of successor members. The Governor will appoint the Board chairperson. The Board is composed of the following 14 members along with Director, Dr. Buddhadeb Dawn, M.D.

Dr. Barohn

Richard J. Barohn, M.D.
Vice Chancellor Research
University of Kansas Medical Center

 

David Crum

Rep. David Crum, OD
Representative, Kansas House of Representatives
Optometrist, Doctors Crum and Todd, Professional Association 

Dr. Buddhadeb Dawn

Buddhadeb Dawn, M.D.
Maureen and Marvin Dunn Professor
Director, Midwest Stem Cell Therapy Center
Director, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
University of Kansas Medical Center

Micheal Detamore

Michael Detamore, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
Courtesy Professor, Mechanical Engineering, 
University of Kansas, Lawrence

Barbara MacAuthur

Barbara MacArthur, RN, MN, FAAN
Vice President of Cardiovascular Services
University of Kansas Hospital

Joseph McGuirk

Joseph McGuirk, DO
Professor of Medicine
Interim Division Director
Medical Director, Blood and Marrow Transplant
University of Kansas Medical Center

Bob Moser

Robert Moser, MD
Secretary of Health and Environment
State Health Officer, State of Kansas

Seth Page

Seth J. Page, MD
Oncologist
Cancer Center of Kansas

Mary Pilcher-C--k

Senator Mary Pilcher-Cook
Senator, State of Kansas
Chair, Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee

David Prentice

David Prentice, Ph.D.
Senior Fellow for Life Sciences, Family Research Council
Former Professor of Life Sciences, Indiana state University

Robert Semari

Robert D. Simari, M.D.
Executive Dean, University Kansas School of Medicine
Chair, Cardiovascular Cell Therapy Research Network

Deryl Troyer

Deryl Troyer, Ph.D., DVM
Professor of Anatomy and Physiology
Kansas State University

Paul Wagle

Paul Wagle, Seminarian
Diocese of Wichita, KS
Mount St. Mary's Seminary

Scott Weir

Scott Weir, Pharm.D, Ph.D.
Professor of Clinical Pharmacology
Director, Institute for Advancing Medial Innovation, KUMC
Assoc Director, Translational Research, University of Kansas Cancer Center
Frank B. Tyler Cancer Research Professor in Therapeutic Discovery

Dana Winegarner

Dana Winegarner, DO
Chair, Midwest Stem Cell Therapy Center Advisory Board
Neurologist, Rowe Neurology Institute
Medical Director of Headache Center, Rowe Neurology Institute
Medical Director of Memory Disorder Center, Rowe Neurology Institute

 

Last modified: Aug 20, 2014
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