Biomedical Research Core Facilities (BRCF) Advisory Committee

The BRCF Advisory Committee is responsible for assessing the scientific direction and research impact of current and possible BRCF Cores, and evaluating the prioritization of Cores (BRCF and non-BRCF) within the strategic research mission. Recommendations are to be made to the Senior Associate Dean for Research.


  • Cassandra Wong, Director, Biomedical Research Core Facilities


  • Peter Hitchcock, Ph.D., Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences; Professor, Cell and Developmental Biology
  • Karl Jepsen, Ph.D., Professor, Associate Chair of Research, Glancy Family Scholar, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Ron Koenig, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Internal Medicine; Director, Medical Scientist Training School
  • David Kohn, M.S.E., Ph.D., Professor, Dentistry, Department of Biologic and Materials Science, School of Dentistry; Professor, Biomedical Engineering, College of Engineering
  • Ben Margolis, M.D., Professor, Biological Chemistry Department; Professor, Internal Medicine Department
  • Miriam Meisler, Ph.D., Professor, Human Genetics Department
  • Martin Myers, M.D., Ph.D., Marilyn H Vincent Professor, Diabetes Research; Associate Professor, Internal Medicine; Associate Professor, Molecular and Integrative Physiology
  • Alnawaz Rehemtulla, Ph.D., Ruth Tuttle Freeman Research Professor of Radiation Oncology, Professor of Radiation Oncology and Professor of Radiology
  • Bruce Richardson, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Internal Medicine
  • David Sherman, Ph.D., Hans W. Vahlteich Professor, Medicinal Chemistry; Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education, College of Pharmacy; Professor, Medicinal Chemistry, College of Pharmacy; Professor, Microbiology and Immunology, Medical School; Professor, Chemistry, LSA; Research Professor, Life Science, Life Sciences Institute


  • David Adams, M.S.Ed., Managing Director, Flow Cytometry Core
  • Anitha Chennat, M.B.A., Associate Director, Biomedical Research Core Facilities
  • Maureen Kachman, Ph.D., Managing Director, Metabolomics Core
  • Olivia Koues, Ph.D., Managing Director, DNA Sequencing Core
  • Claudia Lalancette, Ph.D., Managing Director, Epigenomics Core
  • Thomas Lanigan, Ph.D., Director, Vector Core
  • Henriette Remmer, Ph.D., Director, Proteomics and Peptide Synthesis Core
  • Thomas Saunders, Ph.D., Director, Transgenic Animal Model Core
  • Carrie Schray, Business Manager, Biomedical Research Core Facilities
  • Christina Stilson, Manager, Biomedical Research Store
  • Aaron Taylor, Ph.D., Managing Director, Microscopy Core
  • Attila Tislerics, Manager, Sample Preservation Freezer Facility


  • Julie Power, Administrative Specialist, Biomedical Research Core Facilities



Contact Julie Power at 734-763-2783

1150 W. Medical Center Drive, C560 MSRBII, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

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