Our distinguished External Advisory Board members come from a wide variety of disciplines and fields of expertise -- not only health sciences but also law, engineering, climate change, information management, and veterinary medicine.

Ala Alwan
Visiting Professor, Department of Global Health

Arun Chockalingam
Professor, Epidemiology, University of Toronto
Secretary General of the World Hypertension League

Jacqueline Darroch
Senior Fellow, Guttmacher Institute

Christopher Elias
President, Global Development, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

David Fleming
Vice President for Public Health Impact, PATH

Patricia Garcia
Professor and Dean, School of Public Health, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia

Denis Hayes
President & CEO, Bullitt Foundation

Lee Huntsman
University of Washington President Emeritus,
Professor Emeritus, Bioengineering, University of Washington

Margaret (Peggy) Hamburg
Foreign Secretary, National Academy of Medicine

Guy Palmer
Director, Washington State University School of Global Animal Health

Vikram Patel
Professor of International Mental Health, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
United Kingdom

Peter Piot
Director and Professor of Global Health, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine 
United Kingdom

Brooks Simpson
President, Pacific Rim Medical Systems

Bruder Stapleton
Senior Vice President & Chief Academic Officer, Seattle Children’s

David Vlahov
Dean and Endowed Professor in Nursing Education, University of California - San Francisco