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Associate Directors

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Nina Fefferman
Ecol & Evolut Biology

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Carole Myers
Associate Director
College of Nursing


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Kimberlyn Roosa
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

Committee of One Health Scholars

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Zack Buck
Associate Professor
College of Law

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Mircea Podar
Distinguished Staff Scientist, Systems Genetics Group Leader
Oak Ridge National Laboratory

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Xueping Li
Industrial & Systems Engineering

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Laurie Miller
Associate Professor
College of Communication and Information

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Hollie Raynor
Department of Nutrition

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Isabella Baxter
Assistant Professor
University Libraries

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Chunlei Su
Associate Professor
Department of Microbiology

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Elizabeth Strand
Director, Veterinary Social Work and Associate Professor
College of Social Work

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Emily Martin
Associate Professor
The Department of Medicine

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Charles Sims
Associate Professor
Baker Center for Public Policy

External Advisory Committee

Mary-Margaret Fill
Tennessee One Health Initiative
Tennessee Department of Health

Brad Greening
Health Scientist
US Centers for Disease Control

Marti Head
Director, Joint Institute for Biological Sciences
Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Tim Kurt
Scientific Program Director, Advanced Animal Systems
Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research

Nick Patterson
Owner, Honest Abe Log Homes
TN Farm Bureau

Cathie Woteki
Distinguished Institute Professor, the Biocomplexity Institute
University of Virginia

Chuck Yoest
Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) coordinator
Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency

Samantha Beaty
State Veterinarian and Assistant Commissioner for Animal Health
TN Department of Agriculture

Ex Officio Advisory Committee

Paul Hauptman
Professor and Dean, Division of Cardiology
UT Graduate School of Medicine

Deb Miller
UTOHI Interim Executive Director
Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries

Stacey Patterson
Vice President for Research, Outreach and Economic Development
Office of Research

Scott Senseman
Interim Dean
UT Extension

Jim Thompson
UTIA College of Veterinary Medicine

Hongwei Xin
UT AgResearch Dean
UTIA AgResearch

Deb Crawford
UT Vice Chancellor for Research
UT Office of Research and Engagement