Scientific Advisory Board

The DZL Scientific Advisory Board counsels the Board of Directors and the General Assembly on scientific and programmatic questions. It is made up of internationally acclaimed experts in the field of lung research. The 12 members of the Scientific Advisory Board are:

Jacob I. Sznajder

Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board
Chief, Devision of Medicine-Pulmonary, Ernest S. Bazeley
Professor of Asthma and Related Disorders, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; UK

Peter J. Barnes

Head of Respiratory Medicine, Imperial College London; UK

Rachel Chambers

Professor of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology, Center for Respiratory Research, University College London; UK

Jeffrey M. Drazen

Distinguished Parker B. Francis Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Editor-in-Chief, New England Journal of Medicine; USA

Stuart Elborn

Professor of Respiratory Medicine
Director Cystic Fibrosis Center
President of the European Cystic Fibrosis Society ECFS, Centre for Infection and Immunity, Queen's University Belfast; IRL

Mark Gladwin

Division Chief, Pulmonary Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine
Director Vascular Medicine Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center; USA

Pippa Powell

Director of the European Lung Foundation (ELF), Sheffield; UK

Hans-Ulrich Prokosch

Holder of the Chair for Medical Informatics, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
Chief Information Officer, Universitätsklinikum Erlangen
former Member of the Board of the German Society for Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology (GMDS); D

Marlene Rabinovitch

Professor of Pediatric Cardiology, Stanford University School of Medicine; USA

Stephen Rennard

Larson Professor of Medicine in the Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Section
and courtesy professor of the Department of Pathology and Microbiology and the Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy, University of Nebraska, AstraZeneca

Susan Shurin

Deputy Director, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), National Institutes of Health (NIH); USA

Peter M. Suter

Akademien der Wissenschaften Schweiz, Cente Médical Universitaire, University of Geneva; CH