The Scientific Advisory Board (SAB)

The Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) consists of independent experts recognised for their expertise in the field of the project. SAB members are invited to annual meetings and provide unbiased advice to help ensure RD-Connect meets its objectives.

Chair & Contact

Position: Director of the Centre of Genomics and Policy
Organisation: McGill University
Area of work: Ethical Legal Social Issues


Position: Director, Center for Computational Pharmacology & Computational Bioscience Program
Organisation: University of Colorado Denver
Area of work: Bioinformatics

Position: Member of SMA Support UK
Organisation: Lakeside Regulatory Consulting Services Ltd.
Area of work: Ethical Legal Social Issues, Impact, Patient engagement

Position: Independent advisor
Organisation: unaffiliated

Position: Head of the Institute of Medical Genetics and Applied Genomics
Organisation: Universitätsklinikum Tübingen

Position: Professor of Computational Biology
Organisation: Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine
Area of work: Data linkage

Position: Head of Division of Paediatric Nephrology and KFH Children’s Kidney Center
Organisation: Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg

Position: Platform Leader, Informatics and Bio-computing
Organisation: Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
Area of work: Bioinformatics

RD-Connect structure: