The TMJ Association

The Association is fortunate to benefit from the collaboration and consultation of the following prestigious scientific advisors.

Allen W. Cowley, Jr., Ph.D.

The TMJ Association Scientific Advisory Council Chairman
Harry & Gertrude Hack Term Professorship in Physiology
Professor, Physiology Director of the Cardiovascular Center
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI
https://www.mcw.edu/departments/physiology/faculty/allen-cowley-phd

Kyriacos A. Athanasiou, Ph.D., P.E.

Distinguished Professor
Director, DELTAi
University of California, Irvine
Samueli School of Engineering, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering
Irvine, CA
https://sites.uci.edu/deltai/

Allan Basbaum, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair, Department of Anatomy
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
https://bms.ucsf.edu/people/allan-basbaum-phd

David B. Burr, Ph.D.

Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Professor and Chairman of Anatomy and Cell Biology
Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN
https://medicine.iu.edu/faculty/13712/burr-david

Christine B. Chung, M.D.

Associate Professor in Residence
Department of Radiology
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, CA
https://profiles.ucsd.edu/christine.chung

Daniel J. Clauw, M.D.

Professor, Pain Management Anesthesiology
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
https://www.uofmhealth.org/profile/1158/daniel-j-clauw-md

Ronald Dubner, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Neural and Pain Sciences
University of Maryland
Baltimore, MD
https://www.umaryland.edu/cacpr/membership/faculty-member-profiles/ronald-dubner-dds-phd/

Martin Frank, Ph.D.

Executive Director (Retired)
American Physiological Society
Bethesda, MD
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mndLRJ4mdpk&feature=youtu.be

Howard J. Jacob, Ph.D.

Vice President and Head of Genomic Research
AbbVie
Northern Chicago, IL
https://stories.abbvie.com/stories/the-blueprint-you-unlocking-potential-whole-genome-sequencing.htm

Jon D. Levine, M.D., Ph.D.

Faculty, Neuroscience Graduate Program
University of California
San Francisco, CA
https://profiles.ucsf.edu/jon.levine

Alan R. Light, Ph.D.

Professor of Anesthesiolgy
Neurbiology and Anatomy
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
https://faculty.utah.edu/u0320393-ALAN_R_LIGHT/research/index.hml

Richard B. Lipton, M.D.

Edwin S. Lowe Professor and Vice Chair of Neurology
Professor of Epidemiology and Population Health and
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY
https://einsteinmed.org/faculty/7405/richard-lipton/

Sean Mackey, M.D., Ph.D.

Chief of the Division of Pain Medicine and Redlich Professor
of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine
Neurosciences and Neurology
Stanford University
Redwood City, CA
https://med.stanford.edu/profiles/sean-mackey

Emeran A. Mayer, M.D.

Professor in the Departments of Medicine, Physiology and
Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
https://www.emeranmayer.com/

Ruby H.N. Nguyen, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Epidemiology & Community Health
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN
https://directory.sph.umn.edu/bio/sph-a-z/ruby-nguyen

Philip A. Pizzo, M.D.

David and Susan Heckerman Professor and
Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Stanford University
Stanford, CA
https://med.stanford.edu/profiles/philip-pizzo

Anthony Ratcliffe, Ph.D.

President & CEO
Synthasome, Inc.
San Diego, CA
http://www.synthasome.com/our-team.php

Christian S. Stohler, D.M.D., Dr. Med. Dent.

Dean, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
New York, NY
https://www.dental.columbia.edu/profile/christian-s-stohler-dmd

Suzanne D. Vernon, Ph.D.

Scientist
Bateman Horne Center of Excellence
Salida, CO
https://batemanhornecenter.org/about/staff/suzanne-d-vernon-phd/

John T. Watson, Ph.D.

Associate Director, VonLiebig Center
Professor Bioengineering
University of California San Diego
La Jolla, CA
http://jacobsschool.ucsd.edu/faculty/faculty_bios/index.sfe?fmp_recid=224

Ursula Wesselmann, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Division of Pain Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
https://www.uab.edu/medicine/anesthesiology/faculty/wesselmann

Denniz Zolnoun, M.D., M.P.H.

Associate Professor, Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
Director, Vulvar Clinic
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC
https://www.doximity.com/pub/denniz-zolnoun-md