Public Policy/Public Health Service

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Committee on Women in Science, Engineering, and Medicine

Policy and Global Affairs Division

Member, Committee on Sexual Harassment in the Scientific and Technical Workforce

January 2017- June 2018


Publication: Sexual Harassment of Women: Climate, Culture, and Consequences in Academic Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, June 2018. National Academies Press, 2018. Available at


The Consortium for Risk-Based Firearm Policy

The Educational Fund to Stop Gun Violence and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2012 – present






American Psychiatric Association Representative: American Bar Association, “Moving From Crisis to Action: A Public Health Approach to Reducing to Gun Violence,” Mother Emanuel A.M.E. Church, Charleston, SC, December 4, 2015


Commonwealth of Virginia, Commission on Mental Health Law Reform

Working Group on Health Privacy and the Civil Commitment Process, 2007 – 2008


St. Elizabeths Hospital Sesquicentennial Celebration, 2004 -2005

Symposium:   “The Role of the Public Psychiatric Hospital in the 21st Century”

May 5 and May 6, 2005, Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC

Chair, Educational Symposium Committee

Program Director, Educational Symposium