Building and supporting an expanding research portfolio that emphasizes our strengths in neurosciences, cancer and cardiovascular diseases

Virtual Mini-Retreat

On August 16, representative stakeholders met virtually to review research-related goals and strategies and to suggest tactics and metrics that should be incorporated into the plan. Outcomes of this session will be added to this page.

Group Leaders

Michael Donnenberg 5x7 [View Image]

Michael Donnenberg, Ph.D.

Senior Associate Dean for Research and Research Training

Pamela Knapp [View Image]

Pamela Knapp, Ph.D.

Interim Chair, Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology

Representative Stakeholders

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Lisa Ballance

Executive Director of Clinical Research and Compliance

Dr. David X. Cifu [View Image]

David Cifu, M.D.

Chair, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Deborah Diaz-Granados, Ph.D. [View Image]

Deborah Diaz-Granados, Ph.D.

Director of Evaluation, Wright Center for Clinical and Translational Research

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Robert Findling, M.D., MBA

Chair, Department of Psychiatry

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Ronald Gartenhaus, M.D.

Director, Richmond VA Cancer Center

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Tricia Gibson

Executive Director for Research Administration

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Javier Gonzalez-Maeso, Ph.D.

Greg Hundley, M.D. [View Image]

Greg Hundley, M.D.

Director, VCU Health Pauley Heart Center

Maghboeba Mosavel [View Image]

Maghboeba Mosavel, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Health Behavior and Policy

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Gretchen Neigh, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology

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Wies Rafi

Assistant Dean for Technology Services

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Henry Rozycki, M.D.

Vice-Chair for Research, Department of Pediatrics

Said Sebti, Ph.D. [View Image]

Said Sebti, Ph.D.

Associate Director for Basic Research, Massey Cancer Center

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Vanessa Sheppard, Ph.D.

Chair, Department of Health Behavior and Policy

Dr. Patricia Sime [View Image]

Patricia Sime, M.D., FRCP

Chair, Department of Internal Medicine

Sarah Spiegel, Ph.D. [View Image]

Sarah Spiegel, Ph.D.

Chair, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Dr. Robert Winn [View Image]

Robert Winn, M.D.

Director, Massey Cancer Center

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