Our Coalition


We’re a growing coalition of California patient advocates, scientists, and doctors who support YES on Proposition 14 to continue funding for stem cell research, treatments and cures. To join our coalition, please click here

Organizations



Titles & affiliations of individual members are for identification purposes only

Patient Advocate Organizations
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Act to Cure
African Americans Against Alzheimer’s
ALS Association, Golden West Chapter
ALS Association, Greater Sacramento Chapter
ALS Association, National Chapter
ALS CURE Project
Alzheimer’s Los Angeles
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
American Bone Health
American Chronic Pain Association
American Diabetes Association
Arthritis Foundation
Association of Northern California Oncologists
Axis Advocacy
Beyond Fistula
Beyond Type 1
California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology
California Hepatitis C Task Force
Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation
Conquer Paralysis Now
CURE - Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy
Cystic Fibrosis Research, Inc.
Epidermolysis Bullosa Medical Research Foundation
Factor-H
Fanconi Anemia Research Fund
Foundation Fighting Blindness
Friends of Israel Sports Center for the Disabled
Hadassah
HD-CARE
Hilarity for Charity (HFC)
Huntington's Disease Society of America
Immune Deficiency Foundation
International Association of Hepatitis Task Forces
International Foundation for Autoimmune & Autoinflammatory Arthritis (AiArthritis)
International Society for Stem Cell Research
JDRF International
Jeffrey Modell Foundation
Joseph P. Roberson Foundation
Latinos Against Alzheimer’s
Lazarex Cancer Foundation
Leeza’s Care Connection
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Loving Mind Institute
Lupus Foundation of America
National Eczema Association
National Hispanic Medical Association
National Medical Association
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
OneLegacy
One Mind
Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy
Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease
Parkinson Alliance
Parkinson’s Foundation
Parkinson’s Unity Walk
Project ALS
Regenerative Medicine Foundation
Research!America
Sabrina Cohen Foundation
San Francisco AIDS Foundation
SCID Angels for Life
Sickle Cell Disease Foundation of California
Spinal Cord Injury Network International
Spinal Network
Stand Among Friends
Student Society for Regenerative Medicine
Summit for Stem Cell
Team Parkinson
The Latino Cancer Institute
The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research
The Women’s Alzheimer’s Movement
Us Against Alzheimer’s
Wings for Life
Women Against Alzheimer’s

Medical & Research Institutes
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Cedars-Sinai
Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine
The Institute for Rehabilitation and Research (TIRR)
The Lundquist Institute

Business Organizations
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Bay Area Council

Other Major Institutions
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University of California Board of Regents

Individuals



Titles & affiliations of individual members are for identification purposes only

Al Rowlett, LCSW
CEO, Turning Point Community Programs
Patient Advocate, Mental Health

Andrea Miller
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Andrew Yi
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Bill Hirsh
Executive Director, AIDS Legal Referral Panel
Brianna Capers
Sickle Cell patient advocate
Cathy Teal
Executive Director, FAIR Foundation
Chris Barr
Spinal cord injury patient advocate
Christine Von Raesfeld
Board Member, More Than Lupus
Collins Ngyuen
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Crisylle Blanton
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Cynthia E. Muñoz, Ph.D., MPH
President Elect of Health Care & Education, American Diabetes Association
Daniel Perry
Founder and Director, Alliance for Aging Research
Former Chair, Coalition for the Advancement of Medical Research (CAMR)

David R. Higgins, Ph.D.
Parkinson’s Disease patient advocate
Darcy Blake
Parkinson’s patient advocate
Debra Capers
Sickle Cell patient advocate
Diane Winokur
ALS patient advocate
Dorian Archie
Sickle Cell patient advocate
Eve Hiott
Parkinson’s patient advocate
Frances Burke
MS patient advocate
George Vradenburg
Chairman & Co-Founder, Us Against Alzheimer’s
German Barrero
Retinitis Pigmentosa patient advocate
James Stewart
District Activist Leader, National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Joe Riggs, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Loving Mind Institute, Inc.
President, Student Society for Regenerative Medicine

John G. Ball
Co-Chair, Team Parkinson
Judy Robertson
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Karen Miner
Spinal cord injury patient advocate
Kristin Macdonald
Retinitis Pigmentosa patient advocate
Lauren Miller Rogen
Alzheimer’s Disease Patient Advocate
Co-Founder, Hilarity for Charity

Leeza Gibbons
Founder, Leeza’s Care Connection
Lennice Ambrose
Executive Director, Spinal Cord Injury Network International
Lester Julian Savit
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Madonna Long
Advocate for people with disabilities
Marissa Cors
Co-Founder, The Sickle Cell Experience
Mark Fischer-Colbrie
Former Chairman of the Board, JDRF International
Chair of Leadership Giving, JDRF Greater Bay Area chapter

Marty Acevedo
Board Member, Parkinson’s Association of San Diego
Mary Woolley
President & CEO, Research!America
Mike Piscotty
President, ALS CURE Project
Nita Thompson
Sickle Cell patient advocate, World Sickle Cell Federation
Norma Miramontes
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Patricia Furlong
President & CEO, Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy
Peter T. Wilderotter
President & CEO, Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation
Raymond Garcia
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Robert A. Quint, M.D., FSCAI
Patient Advocate, Heart Disease
Robert P. Ladd
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Rosalinda Barrero
Retinitis Pigmentosa patient advocate
Sandra Heller
Founder, Compassionate Senior Solutions
Shelley Page
Type 1 Diabetes patient advocate
Shivani Thombare
Leader, Student Society for Regenerative Medicine
Steve DeWitte
Founder, Connecticut Advocates for Parkinson’s
Tamara Schuff
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Traci Caudle
Sickle Cell patient advocate, Axis Advocacy
Veronica Duenas
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
William M. Remak
Chairman and President of the Board, California Hepatitis C Task Force
Chair, International Association of Hepatitis Task Forces

Ysabel Duron
President, The Latino Cancer Institute

Individuals: Patient Advocates
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Al Rowlett, LCSW
CEO, Turning Point Community Programs
Patient Advocate, Mental Health

Andrea Miller
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Andrew Yi
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Bill Hirsh
Executive Director, AIDS Legal Referral Panel
Brianna Capers
Sickle Cell patient advocate
Cathy Teal
Executive Director, FAIR Foundation
Chris Barr
Spinal cord injury patient advocate
Christine Von Raesfeld
Board Member, More Than Lupus
Collins Ngyuen
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Crisylle Blanton
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Cynthia E. Muñoz, Ph.D., MPH
President Elect of Health Care & Education, American Diabetes Association
Daniel Perry
Founder and Director, Alliance for Aging Research
Former Chair, Coalition for the Advancement of Medical Research (CAMR)

David R. Higgins, Ph.D.
Parkinson’s Disease patient advocate
Darcy Blake
Parkinson’s patient advocate
Debra Capers
Sickle Cell patient advocate
Diane Winokur
ALS patient advocate
Dorian Archie
Sickle Cell patient advocate
Eve Hiott
Parkinson’s patient advocate
Frances Burke
MS patient advocate
George Vradenburg
Chairman & Co-Founder, Us Against Alzheimer’s
German Barrero
Retinitis Pigmentosa patient advocate
James Stewart
District Activist Leader, National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Joe Riggs, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Loving Mind Institute, Inc.
President, Student Society for Regenerative Medicine

John G. Ball
Co-Chair, Team Parkinson
Judy Robertson
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Karen Miner
Spinal cord injury patient advocate
Kristin Macdonald
Retinitis Pigmentosa patient advocate
Lauren Miller Rogen
Alzheimer’s Disease Patient Advocate
Co-Founder, Hilarity for Charity

Leeza Gibbons
Founder, Leeza’s Care Connection
Lennice Ambrose
Executive Director, Spinal Cord Injury Network International
Lester Julian Savit
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Madonna Long
Advocate for people with disabilities
Marissa Cors
Co-Founder, The Sickle Cell Experience
Mark Fischer-Colbrie
Former Chairman of the Board, JDRF International
Chair of Leadership Giving, JDRF Greater Bay Area chapter

Marty Acevedo
Board Member, Parkinson’s Association of San Diego
Mary Woolley
President & CEO, Research!America
Mike Piscotty
President, ALS CURE Project
Nita Thompson
Sickle Cell patient advocate, World Sickle Cell Federation
Norma Miramontes
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Patricia Furlong
President & CEO, Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy
Peter T. Wilderotter
President & CEO, Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation
Raymond Garcia
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Rhonda M. Smith
Interim Executive Director, California Black Health Network
Robert A. Quint, M.D., FSCAI
Patient Advocate, Heart Disease
Robert P. Ladd
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Rosalinda Barrero
Retinitis Pigmentosa patient advocate
Sandra Heller
Founder, Compassionate Senior Solutions
Shelley Page
Type 1 Diabetes patient advocate
Shivani Thombare
Leader, Student Society for Regenerative Medicine
Steve DeWitte
Founder, Connecticut Advocates for Parkinson’s
Tamara Schuff
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
Ted Thompson
Senior Vice President of Public Policy, The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research
Traci Caudle
Sickle Cell patient advocate, Axis Advocacy
Veronica Duenas
Huntington’s Disease patient advocate
William M. Remak
Chairman and President of the Board, California Hepatitis C Task Force
Chair, International Association of Hepatitis Task Forces

Ysabel Duron
President, The Latino Cancer Institute

Individuals: Nobel Prize Winners
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David Baltimore, Ph.D.
President Emeritus & Professor of Biology, Caltech
Nobel Prize winner, Physiology or Medicine (1975)

Harold E. Varmus, M.D.
Former Director, National Institutes of Health
Former Director, National Cancer Institute
Nobel Prize winner, Physiology or Medicine (1989)

John B. Gurdon, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, University of Cambridge
Nobel Prize winner, Physiology or Medicine (2012)

Louis J. Ignarro, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, UCLA School of Medicine
Nobel Prize winner, Physiology or Medicine (1998)

Mario R. Capecchi, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Human Genetics, University of Utah
Nobel Prize winner, Physiology or Medicine (2007)

Shinya Yamanaka, M.D., Ph.D.
Senior Investigator, Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease
Professor of Anatomy, UCSF
Nobel Prize winner, Physiology or Medicine (2012)

Individuals: Science & Medicine
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Aaron Newman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Data Science, Stanford University
Aaron V. Kaplan, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Adriana Padilla, M.D.
Volunteer Clinical Professor, Family and Community Medicine, UCSF Fresno
Patient Advocate, Type II Diabetes

Agnieszka Czechowicz, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine
Aileen Anderson, Ph.D.
Director, Sue and Bill Gross Stem Cell Research Center, UC Irvine
Alan S. Wayne, M.D.
Director, Cancer & Blood Disease Institute, Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA)
Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Keck School of Medicine of USC

Alison Butler, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry, UC Santa Barbara
Member, American Academy of Arts & Sciences

Amir Matityahu, M.D.
Professor, Trauma & Problem Fractures, UCSF
Andrew McMahon, Ph.D.
Director, Eli and Edythe Broad Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research, USC
Member, National Academy of Sciences

Anne-Marie Duliege, M.D.
Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Stanford University
Board Member & Former Chairperson, Global Strategies for HIV Prevention

Anthony Atala, M.D.
Professor of Urology and Regenerative Medicine
Antoni Ribas, M.D., Ph.D.
President, American Association for Cancer Research
Professor of Medicine & Surgery, UCLA

Arnold Kriegstein, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Developmental and Stem Cell Biology, UCSF
Arun Sharma, Ph.D.
Senior Research Fellow, Cedars-Sinai
Forbes 30 Under 30 in Science

Aubrey de Grey, Ph.D.
Chief Science Officer, SENS Research Foundation
Camilla Forsberg, Ph.D.
Professor, Biomolecular Engineering, UC Santa Cruz
Carin Zimmerman, Ph.D.
Director, Stem Cell Technology Program, City College of San Francisco
Catriona Jamieson, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Sanford Stem Cell Clinical Center
Deputy Director, Moores Cancer Center, UCSD

Charles K.F. Chan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Stanford University
Charlene Smith, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Scholar, UC Irvine
Claire Pomeroy, M.D.
President & CEO, Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation
NIH Advisory Committee on Research on Women’s Health

Clive Svendsen, Ph.D.
Director, Regenerative Medicine Institute, Cedars-Sinai
Dan Gincel, Ph.D.
VP University Partnership, TEDCO
Executive Director, Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund

Dan Gusfield, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Computer Science, UC Davis
Dan Kaufman, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine, UC San Diego
Daniel Kraft, M.D.
Chair, Medicine, Singularity University
David Brenner, M.D.
Vice Chancellor, Health Sciences, UC San Diego
Past President, Association of American Physicians

David Schaffer, Ph.D.
Director, Berkeley Stem Cell Center, UC Berkeley
David W. Martin, M.D.
Former Chief of Medical Genetics, UCSF
David Warburton, OBE, D.Sc., M.D.
Founding Director of Regenerative Medicine, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Professor of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine of USC

Deborah Deas, M.D., M.P.H.
Vice Chancellor for Health Sciences & Dean, UC Riverside School of Medicine
Debra Matityahu, M.D.
OB-GYN, Kaiser Medical Center, Redwood City
Executive Director & Co-Founder, Beyond Fistula

Deepak Srivastava, M.D.
President, Gladstone Institutes
Professor of Pediatrics, UCSF

Denard M. Fobbs, Sr., M.D.
Past President, Golden State Medical Association
Director, Fobbs LifePoint Institute for Women

Dennis Clegg, Ph.D.
Professor, Wilcox Family Chair in BioMedicine, UC Santa Barbara
Diana Azurdia, Ph.D.
Director for Recruitment and Inclusion, Graduate Programs in Bioscience, UCLA
Donald B. Kohn, M.D.
Distinguished Professor, Broad Stem Cell Research Center, UCLA
Dory Escobar, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, University of San Francisco
Edward W. Holmes, M.D.
President & CEO, Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine
Vice Chancellor/Dean Emeritus of Health Sciences, UCSD

Edwin Monuki, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor & Chair of Pathology, UC Irvine School of Medicine
Evan Y. Snyder, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor & Founding Director, Center for Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
Francine Kaufman, M.D.
Distinguished Professor Emerita of Pediatrics & Communications, USC
Past President, American Diabetes Association

Francisco J. Prieto, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor, UC Davis
Patient Advocate, Type I Diabetes

Franklin D. Niver, D.M.D.
Periodontist, Encino
Fred "Rusty" Gage, Ph.D.
President, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Professor, Neuroscience, UCSD
Member, National Academy of Sciences

Gary L. Gitnick, M.D.
Professor of Medicine & Chief of the Division of Digestive Diseases, UCLA School of Medicine
Gay Crooks, M.D., M.B.B.S.
Professor, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, UCLA
George Blumenthal, Ph.D.
Chancellor, UC Santa Cruz
George Carlson, Ph.D.
Professor, Neuroscience, UCSF
Hans Clevers, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Molecular Genetics
Helen Blau, Ph.D.
Professor, Microbiology & Immunology, Stanford University
Member, National Academy of Sciences

Henry J. Klassen, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Stem Cell & Retinal Regeneration Program, UC Irvine
Hsin-ya Yang, Ph.D.
Project Scientist, UC Davis
Irene Lorenzo Llorente, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor, UCLA
Irving Weissman, M.D.
Director, Stanford Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University
Jacob Punnamkuzhyil, Ph.D.
Professor, Humboldt State University
Jan Nolta, Ph.D.
Director, Stem Cell Program, UC Davis School of Medicine
Jeannine Rahimian, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology, UCLA
Jeff Steindorf, Ph.D.
Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine
Johannes Schöneberg, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Scholar, Molecular and Cell Biology Department, UC Berkeley
John A. Zaia, M.D.
Director, Center for Gene Therapy, City of Hope
Program Director, Alpha Stem Cell Clinic, City of Hope

John Reidling, Ph.D.
Project Scientist, Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders, UC Irvine
Jonathan Thomas, Ph.D., J.D.
Chairman of the Board, California Institute of Regenerative Medicine
Chair of the ICOC, Governing Board

Joseph C. Wu, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
Joseph Panetta, M.P.H.
President & CEO, Biocom
Joseph R. Ecker, Ph.D.
Director, Genomic Analysis Laboratory, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Member, National Academy of Sciences

Judith A. Shizuru, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Medicine and Pediatrics, Stanford University
Judith C. Gasson, Ph.D.
Professor, Medicine & Biological Chemistry, UCLA
Director, UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center

Judith Campisi, Ph.D.
Professor, Buck Institute for Research on Aging
Member, National Academy of Sciences

Karen Aboody, M.D.
Professor, Developmental & Stem Cell Biology and Neurosurgery, City of Hope
Keith R. Yamamoto, Ph.D.
Professor, Cellular Molecular Pharmacology, UCSF
Vice Chancellor for Science Policy & Strategy, UCSF

Kelly A. Frazer, Ph.D.
Director, Institute for Genomic Medicine, UCSD
Kenneth C. Burtis, Ph.D.
Professor of Genetics, Faculty Advisor to the Chancellor & Provost, UC Davis
Kristiina Vuori, M.D., Ph.D.
President, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
Kyle M. Loh, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor and Anthony DiGenova Endowed Faculty Scholar, Institute for Stem Cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine
Lana Zholudeva, Ph.D.
Research Associate, Gladstone Institutes
Lawrence Goldstein, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor, Shiley-Marcos Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, UC San Diego
Member, National Academy of Sciences

Lay Teng Ang, Ph.D.
Instructor, Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University
Leslie Thompson, Ph.D.
Chancellor’s Professor, Psychiatry & Human Behavior, UC Irvine School of Medicine
Lihua E. Budde, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation, City of Hope
Linda Malkas, Ph.D.
Professor & Associate Chair, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, City of Hope
Lindsay Hink, Ph.D.
Professor, Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology, UC Santa Cruz
Lindsey Skrdlant, Ph.D.
Process Development Scientist
Lori Muffly, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Blood & Marrow Transplantation), Stanford University
Maher Abdel-Sattar, Pharm.D., M.S.
Consulting Pharmacist & UCSF alumnus
Maria Grazia Roncarolo, M.D.
Co-Director, Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University
Marianne E. Bronner, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair of Biology Department, Caltech
Member, National Academy of Sciences

Marion Kavanaugh-Lynch, M.D., MPH
Director, California Breast Cancer Research Program
Marissa Del Real, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist, City of Hope
Marius Wernig, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pathology, Stanford University
Martin Marsala, M.D.
Professor of Anesthesiology, UC San Diego
Matthias Hebrok, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor & Diabetes Center Director, UCSF
Michael Pulsipher, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics (Clinical Scholar), USC
Attending Physician, Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Michelle Monje, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neurology, Stanford University
Mitra J. Hooshmand, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor, UCLA
Nicole Bournias-Vardiabasis, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biology, California State University, San Bernardino
Olaia Fernandez Vila, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Scientist, Gladstone Institute for Cardiovascular Research
Oliver T. Brooks, M.D.
President, National Medical Association
Chief Medical Officer, Watts Healthcare

Oswald Steward, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor, Anatomy & Neurobiology, UC Irvine
Patient Advocate, Spinal Cord Injury

Owen Witte, M.D.
Founding Director, Broad Stem Cell Research Center, UCLA
Member, National Academy of Sciences

Pamela Freeman-Fobbs, J.D.
Former President, Auxiliary to the National Medical Association
Paul Knoepfler, Ph.D.
Professor, Cell Biology and Human Anatomy, UC Davis
Paula Cannon, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor, Molecular Microbiology & Immunology, USC
Peter Coffey, Ph.D.
Co-Director, Center for Stem Cell Biology & Engineering, UC Santa Barbara
Peter Donovan, Ph.D.
Professor, Developmental and Cell Biology, UC Irvine
Peyman Saadat, M.D.
Reproductive Endocrinologist, West Hollywood
Philip A. Pizzo, M.D.
Former Dean and Professor, Pediatrics, Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University
Pradeep K. Khosla, Ph.D.
Chancellor, UC San Diego
Prue Talbot, Ph.D.
Professor of Cell Biology, UC Riverside
Ravi Majeti, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine & Chief of the Division of Hematology, Stanford University
Raymond Barglow, Ph.D.
Founder, Berkeley Tutors Network
Reza Ardehali, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Cardiology, UCLA
Robert A. Harrington, M.D.
Chairman, Department of Medicine, Stanford University
Past President, American Heart Association

Robert Del Vecchio, Ph.D.
Instructor, City College of San Francisco
Rodica Stan, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist, Center for Gene Therapy, City of Hope
Roeland Nusse, Ph.D.
Professor, Cancer Research & Developmental Biology, Stanford University
Member, National Academy of Sciences

Sarah R. Hernandez, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Research Scholar, UC Irvine
Serah Kang, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Gladstone Institute for Cardiovascular Disease
Shlomo Melmed, MB, Ch.B
Executive Vice President of Academic Affairs, Dean of the Medical Faculty and Professor of Medicine, Cedars-Sinai
Professor & Associate Dean, UCLA School of Medicine

Shohreh Sabeti, DDS
Dentist, Sabeti Cosmetic Dentistry
Siddhartha Jaiswal, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Pathology, Stanford University
Sidney Golub, Ph.D.
Professor & Director Emeritus, UC Irvine Stem Cell Research Center
Tamara Roach, Ph.D.
Research Specialist, UCSF
Todd C. McDevitt, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator, Gladstone Institutes
Professor, Departments of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences, UCSF

Tracy Grikscheit, M.D.
Chief of Pediatric Surgery, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Wen-Chung Chang, Ph.D.
Staff Scientist, City of Hope
William Lowry, Ph.D.
Professor, Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, UCLA
Wise Young, M.D., Ph.D.
Founding Director, W.M. Keck Center for Collaborative Neuroscience, Rutgers University
Zhiqiang (Daniel) Wang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Cancer Biology, City of Hope
Zinat Choudhury, M.D.
Family Medicine Physician

Individuals: Government & Elected Leaders
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Andrew Lachman
Chair, DNC Small Business Council
Senator Bob Archuleta
Chair, Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs
CA State Senator, 32nd Senate District

Hon. David Chiu
Chair, California Asian & Pacific Islander Legislative Caucus
CA Assemblymember, 17th Assembly District

Hon. Lorena Gonzalez
Chair, California Latino Legislative Caucus
CA Assemblywoman, 80th Assembly District

Hon. Mary Ann Andreas
Chair, Native American Caucus for the California Democratic Party
Morongo Tribal Council member and tribal chair

Paul Koretz
Los Angeles City Councilmember, 5th District
Ricardo Lara
Insurance Commissioner of California
Senator Scott Wiener
Chair, LGBT Legislative Caucus
CA State Senator, 11th Senate District


Other Individuals
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Adam Torres
Adam Wayne
Adrineh Oroujian
Alessandra Rodriguez y Baena
Alex Heston
Alice Mendoza
Allen C. Eaves
Amber Keith
Amendeep Phagura
Amy Daly
Amy Friedkin
Andrew Baca
Andrew Gagnon
Angela Kenney
Ann Ulibarri
AnnDee Levy
Antara Rao
Anthony Gallegos
Antwian Harrison
Aradhana Verma
Aretha Hurt
Arsenia Harrison
Audrey Pakravan
Aurelie Fuentes
Barbara Miller
Barbara S. Frey
Barbara Reed
Benjamin Boyer
Bernardo Chavarri
Beryl Bunt
Billy Kendrick
Brendan Gellman
Brent Scott Booth
Brian Lee Pelton
Brian McGuire
Candida Toribio
Carol Ann Henney Jacobs
Carol Eisner
Carol Saal
Caroline Carr
Carolyn Dundes
Cathy Whitworth
Celeste Anacker
Charleen Ragsac
Charles Clark
Charles Stern
Charlie Toledo
Chris St. John
Christina Ferrell, Ph.D.
Christine Wallace
Christopher Barr
Christopher Janney
Cindy Seip
Claude Caidor
Clint Weirick
Connie Varela
Cora L. Irwin
Cory Schulz
Courtney Dow
Cynthia L. Gass
Daniel Fregoso
Daniel Haders II, Ph.D.
Daniel Ignacio
Darrell O'Sullivan
David Carmel
David Child
David Jones
David Knapp
Deanna Knickerbocker
Deborah Freppon-Cobb
Derek W. DeCicco
Diana Lee Keyes
Diane Pensinger
Don Davies
Dora Hanford
Dorothy Eppler
Doug Peterson
Edward M. Feinstein
Eileen Joyce
Eileen Woodfill
Elaine Lowrey
Elise Feldscher
Elizabeth Bandley
Ellen Kroninger
Ellery Koelker-Wolfe
Elsie Tudd
Elyse Lyon
Emily Fairbairn
Felicia Aron
Flora Calem
Frances Garland
Franklin C. Lewis
Freda Surace
Gail Hobbs
Gary Fields
Gary Schlegel
George Baker
George Georganas
Gerald Hunt
Gladys Brown
Gladys Pasiecznik
Gloria Moreno
Gordon Labossiere
Gregg A. Gellman
Greta Robinson
Hank Ramirez
Harold Shabo
Haytham Mohamed
Heather Boyle
Hugo Aldana
Iris Hurbert
Jacqueline Hantgan
Jacqueline Tidball
James Meyer
Janice Aven
Jason Moorhead
Jaye Marie Brown
Jenaya Calderilla
Jenise Vong
Jennifer Flink
Jennifer Waldo
Jinny Paul
Joan Meade
Joanne Lipari
John Boyle
John Burns
John Callaghan
John Tangney
John Xepoleas
Josh Karam
Joshua Holo
Juana Melendez
Judy Castro
Julia Arrington
Julie Kaufman
Juliette Benshaw
Justin Kuyper
Karen Kolender
Karl Thomasser
Kassandra Garza
Kathy Bruyere
Kati Short
Katy Searles
Kavitha Balakrishnan
Kellee Johnson
Kelly Greene
Keona Wang
Kevin Liu
Knut Ølstad
Kris Gulden
Kristen A. Jensen
Kristen O'Connor
Kristina Papp
Laura Robichek
Laurel Barchas
Lauren Adkins
Lauren Alden Klein
Laurie England
Lawrence Wash
Leo Amador
Leonard Almaraz
Leslie A. H. Deman
Leslie E. Bider
Linda Boyle
Linda Fisher
Linda Raphael
Linda Rodriguez
Lindy Allyson Cheatham
Lisa Hammermeister
Lorene Traylor
Loretta O'Connell
Lori Goodman
Lorna Fields
Louie Kulber
Maggie Dart-Padover
Manuel Oropeza
Marcelina Feit
Marcia Burns
Margo Parmacek
Maria Stave
Marie Bedirlian
Marilyn Sawyer
Martha Mackel
Martina Krakora
Mary Elisabeth Dupont
Marty Flora
Mary Laird
Mary Losh
Marva Jackson
Mary Wittenberg
Mason Lee Stewart
Matt Mitguard
Melanie Randolph
Melinda Hughes
Michael Fisher
Michael Goldberg
Michael Joseph Salini
Michael Magill
Michael Warn
Michele A. Bennett
Michelle Missaghieh
Mimi Cattermole
Miriam Goodley
Mohamad Salah Noshi
Mohammad E. Kondri
Monica Devens
Monica Johnson
Morgan Sterling
Nancy Hird
Nancy Klassen
Nancy Phillips
Natalia Eyler
Nataly Magner
Neil Tuch
Nicole Pek
Niki Ebrahimnejad
Nina Puckett
Norma Villarente
Oliver Montalbano
Oriane Matthys
Pat Read
Patricia Brown
Patricia Lock Bernstein
Patricia Reed
Patrick Bartosch
Paul Buck
Paul Pommier
Paula Huxley
Peggy Kuhne
Perrin Brown Nicolson
Peter J. Jennings
Philip Mishler
Rachel Charnick
Randi Sunshine
Rayilyn Brown
Regan Smithers
Rob Grocholski
Robert Gerst
Robert Price
Robert W. Mahley
Roger F. Tesi, Ed.D
Ronald Shapiro
Rose James
Sabina Aurilio
Salena Gallardo
Sally Bennett
Sandra Linton
Sara Kalish
Sarah Rockwood
Sebastian Sharpe
Shana Marcheschi
Shania Westmoreland
Sharon Hawkins
Shaun Teacher
Shawn A. Friedkin
Shawn Roberts
Sherry Doyle
Silvia Hinojosa
Sondra Giffis
Stacey Dorenfeld
Steve Cecala
Steven Sager
Sue Cammack
Susan Berk
Susan Boyer
Susan Cohen Grossman
Susan George
Susan Hargrove
Susie Chiang
Sydney B. Mintz
Tammy Calatayud
Tammy Christiansen
Tanner Gers
Thomas Tway
Toni Notar
Tracy McGuire
Trevor Wageman
Trisha Ann Yassear
Vicki L. Holmes, Ed.D.
Victor Antepara
Virginia Norway
Vivian Carrasco
Walter Crompton
Wendy Sheufelt
Whitney Cary
William Carman
William Halper
Winston Perkins
Woytek Bartkowski
Youssef Ghobrial
Yuvraj Walia
Zack Wasserman

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