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  • David Berndt
  • Banks M. Smith
  • Forrester M. Smith, III

Medical Advisory Committee:

Enriqueta (Queta) Bond, Ph.D.
Co-Founder of QE Philanthropic Advisors.
Founding President of the Burroughs Wellcome Fund as an independent private foundation whose mission is to advance the biomedical sciences through support of research and education, including K-12 math and science education; member of Institute of Medicine (IOM): past executive officer at the Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences; international experience via service on a number of global advisory committees at WHO and the IOM/National Academy of Sciences.

Elaine K. Gallin, Ph.D.
Co-Founder of QE Philanthropic Advisors.
First Director of Medical Research Program at Doris Duke Charitable Foundation; established a grant program committing approximately $240 million to support clinical research in the U.S. and Africa; founding member and first Vice Chair of Health Research Alliance, a coalition of more than 45 private not-for-profit funders of biomedical and health research and training; extensive experience as a biomedical researcher and U.S. government research manager of U.S.-based and international programs; member of philanthropic, government, and IOM advisory committees.

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