Our Scientific Council

Led by Dr. Herbert Pardes, the founding and current President of our Scientific Council, the council reviews and selects the most promising research ideas with the greatest potential to lead to breakthroughs. The Council is composed of 165 world-renowned scientists including 2 Nobel Prize winners, 4 former directors of The National Institute of Mental Health, 4 recipients of the National Medal of Science, 13 members of the National Academy of Sciences, 23 chairs of psychiatric departments, and 52 members of the Institute of Medicine. See list of Council Members by Institutions.

University of Pennsylvania
New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University
Connecticut Mental Health Center, Yale University
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
University of Michigan
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH/NIH), National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania
Yale University School of Medicine, Yale University
Medical University of South Carolina
Johns Hopkins University
Washington University
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
University of California, San Francisco
McLean Hospital, Harvard University
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH/NIH), National Institutes of Health (NIH)
University of Pennsylvania
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Vanderbilt University
University of Ottawa
The Scripps Research Institute
Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, University of Maryland
Georgia Health Sciences University
University of California, Irvine
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California, San Francisco
Duke University Medical Center, Duke University
University of Maryland
University of California, Davis
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
McLean Hospital, Harvard University
Princeton University
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Vanderbilt University
University of Illinois at Chicago
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH/NIH), National Institutes of Health (NIH)
McLean Hospital, Harvard University
University of California, Davis
Northwestern University
Stanford University
Johns Hopkins University
Vanderbilt University
Janssen Pharmaceutica
Connecticut Mental Health Center, Yale University
University of New Mexico
University of British Columbia
University of California, San Francisco
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
University of Colorado, Denver
Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Vanderbilt University
Medical University of South Carolina
University of Chicago
University of California, San Diego
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH/NIH), University of California, San Diego
New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA/NIH), National institute of Health (NIH)
George Washington University
Columbia University
Princeton University
University of Pittsburgh
Rockefeller University
University of Pennsylvania
University of Rochester
University of Miami
Vanderbilt University
New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Harvard University
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, University of Maryland
Harvard University
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH/NIH), National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Nathan S. Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research
University of California, San Diego
Medical University of South Carolina
Columbia University
Duke University Medical Center, Duke University
University of New Mexico
Butler Hospital, Brown University
University of California, San Diego
Virginia Commonwealth University
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Toronto
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Yale University School of Medicine, Yale University
University of Washington
New York University
Yale University School of Medicine, Yale University
University of Colorado, Denver
Yale University School of Medicine, Yale University
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH/NIH), National Institutes of Health (NIH)
University of New England
University of Southern California
University of Pittsburgh
New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University
University of Pennsylvania
University of California, Irvine
Stanford University
Zucker Hillside Hospital Campus of the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research
Johnson & Johnson PRD
Columbia University
Duke University Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University
VA Boston Healthcare System, Brockton (VA), Harvard University
The Rockefeller University
Lieber Institute for Brain Development, Johns Hopkins University
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Northwestern University
Yale University School of Medicine, Yale University
Northwestern University
Vanderbilt University
University of Pittsburgh
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH/NIH), National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard University
University of Maryland School of Medicine
McLean Hospital, Harvard University
Columbia University
California Institute of Technology
Institute of Living, Hartford Hospital
Yale University School of Medicine, Yale University
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH/NIH), National Institutes of Health (NIH)
George Washington University
University of Iowa
University of California, Irvine
Yale University School of Medicine, Yale University
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH/NIH), National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University
George Washington University
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of CaliforniaSan Francisco
Harvard Medical School, Harvard University
Yale University School of Medicine, Yale University
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University
Stanford University
State University of New York, Downstate
Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, University of Maryland
University of Toronto
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University
University of California, San Francisco
University of California, San Diego
Connecticut Mental Health Center, Yale University
University of Alabama at Birmingham
University of Maryland School of Medicine
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California, San Francisco
University of California, San Diego
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH/NIH), National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania
Maastricht University
University of California, San Francisco
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA/NIH)
University of California, San Francisco
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Lieber Institute for Brain Development, Johns Hopkins University
New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University
University of California, San Diego
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Toronto
University of Michigan