Scientific Advisory Board

The Forsyth Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) is an external advisory group that counsels Forsyth on the direction of its research and programs.  


Chair of SAB: Henry Kronenberg; Chief, Endocrine Unit; Physician, Department of Medicine; Massachusetts General Hospital 

Joanna Aizenberg; Amy Smith Berylson Professor of Materials Science, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Director, Kavli Institute for Bionano Science and Technology, Founding Core Faculty and Platform Leader, Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering; Harvard University

Yasmine Belkaid; Senior Investigator, Mucosal Immunology Section;National Institutes of Health

Colleen Cavanaugh; Edward C. Jeffrey Professor of Biology; Co-Director, Microbial Science Initiative Dept. of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology; Harvard University 

Matthew Henn; Senior Vice President Head of Drug Discovery & Bioinformatics; Seres Therapeutics, Inc. 

Ophir Klein; Larry L. Hillblom Distinguished Professor in Craniofacial Anomalies; Charles J. Epstein Professor of Human Genetics;Professors of Orofacial Sciences and Pediatrics; Chief, Division of Genetics; Chair, Division of Craniofacial Anomalies; Medical Director, Craniofacial Center;Director, Program in Craniofacial Biology; University of California, San Francisco

Peter Polverini; Jonathan Taft Distinguished University Professor of Dentistry;Dean Emeritus University of Michigan School of Dentistry; Professor of Pathology, University of Michigan Medical School

Charles Serhan; Director, Center for Experimental Therapeutics and Reperfusion Injury;Simon Gelman Professor of Anaesthesia (Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology); Brigham and Women's Hospital; Professor Harvard School of Dental Medicine;

Arlene Sharpe; George Fabyan Professor of Comparative Pathology;Interim Co-Chair, Microbiology and Immunology; Co-Director, Evergrande Center for Immunologic Disease; Harvard Medical School

Thomas Stossel; American Cancer Society Professor of Medicine, Emeritus; Harvard Medical School

Jane Weintraub; Alumni Distinguished Professor, Department of Dental Ecology; UNC School of Dentistry; UNC Gillings School of Public Health