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NCIRE Board of Directors

Raymond A. Swanson, MD, Chair
Chief of Neurology Service, SFVAHCS
Professor and Vice Chair of Neurology, UCSF
Theodora Mauro, MD, Vice Chair 
Clinical Director for Planning and Development, SFVAHCS
Director, Enterprise Project Management, SFVAHCS
Staff Physician and Chief of Dermatology Service, SFVAHCS
Professor in Residence and Vice-Chair of Dermatology, UCSF
Neal H. Cohen, MD, MPH, MS
Vice Dean, School of Medicine, UCSF
Professor of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care and Medicine, UCSF
Director, International Medical Services, UCSF
Harold Collard, MD
Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, UCSF
Director, Interstitial Lung Disease Program, UCSF
Director, Clinical and Translational Science Institute, UCSF
Steve Countouriotis
Lieutenant Colonel, US Army (Ret.) 
Chief, Emergency Services Division
USCG Training Center Petaluma 

Bonnie S. Graham, MBA
Director, SFVAHCS

Carl Grunfeld, MD, PhD
Associate Chief of Staff for Research and Development, SFVAHCS   
Chief of Metabolism and Endocrine Systems, Staff Physician, SFVAHCS
Professor of Medicine, UCSF 
Michael D. Hope, MD
Chief of Radiology, SFVAHCS
Associate Professor in Residence, UCSF
Vice-Chair, Radiology and Biomedical, UCSF

Hubert Kim, MD, PhD
Chief of Surgical Service, SFVAHCS
Chief, Orthopaedic Surgery, SFVAHCS
Professor and Vice Chair, Orthopaedic Surgery, UCSF

Shira Maguen, PhD
Mental Health Director OEF/OIF Integrated Care Clinic, SFVAHCS
Staff Psychologist, SFVAHCS PTSD Program
Professor, School of Medicine, UCSF

John R. McQuaid, PhD
Associate Chief of Staff, Mental Health, SFVAHCS
Vice Chair for SFVAHCS, Department of Psychiatry, UCSF
Vice Chair for Adult Psychology, Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute
Weill Institute of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, UCSF
Kenneth R. McQuaid, MD
Chief of Medical Service and Gastroenterology, SFVAHCS
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Marvin H. Sleisenger Endowed Chair
Vice-Chair, Department of Medicine,  UCSF

David O. Morgan, PhD
Vice Dean for Research, UCSF
Professor, Physiology, UCSF

Bruce Ovbiagele, MD, MSc, MAS, MBA
Chief of Staff, SFVAHCS

Stephen Peary, JD, LLM
Chief Financial Officer
Phizzle, Inc.

Michael Shlipak, MD, MPH
Associate Chief of Medicine for Research Development, SFVAHCS
Scientific Director, Kidney Health Research Collaborative, UCSF
Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCSF
Louise C. Walter, MD
Chief, Division of Geriatrics, SFVAHCS, UCSF
Professor of Medicine, UCSF

Kristine Yaffe, MD
Chief of NeuroPsychiatry, SFVAHCS
Director of Memory Evaluation Clinic, SFVAHCS
Scola Endowed Chair and Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry, UCSF
Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Epidemiology, UCSF

VA Advisory Representatives
Judi Cheary 
Executive Assistant to the Director, SFVAHCS
Director, Public Affairs, SFVAHCS

Nisha Hall, JD
Health Law Group and Specialty Team Advising Research (STAR)
Office of the General Counsel

Advisors to the Audit Committee  

Diana Truran Sacrey
Manager of Operations, Administration & Imaging
Executive Director, Brain Health Registry
Center for Imaging of Neurodegenerative Diseases (CIND)

Jules Walker, MBA
Director, Venture Capital Practices, KPMG, LLP 
Josue Zapata, MD, MBA 
Attending Physician, SFVAHCS
Assistant Professor, UCSF School of Medicine
NCIRE Officers 

Rebecca A. Rosales, MBA, CRA
Chief Executive Officer

Joanna Zhao
Controller, NCIRE
Interim Secretary and Treasurer

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