Neurocommons Working Group

Ben Adida

Semantic Web expert, liaison to Creative Commons Technical Advisory Board

William Bug

Senior Analyst/Ontological Engineer, Laboratory for Bioimaging & Anatomical Informatics, Drexel University
Neuroinformatics expert and scientific alpha tester

Gully Burns

Research Assistant Professor, University of Southern California
Text mining expert with specific focus on neuroscience. Principal Investigator on the NeuroScholar project

Vinay Chaudhri

Program Director, Artificial Intelligence Group, SRI
Knowledge management and connections to SRI neuroscience

Matt Cockerill

Publisher, BioMed Central
Semantic Web expert and Open Access publisher

Lars Jensen

Associate Professor, European Molecular Biology Laboratory
Text mining and gene interaction networks expert

Vipul Kashyap

Senior Medical Informatician for Clinical Knowledge Management, Partners HealthCare System
Semantic Web expert and clinical health applications

Isaac Kohane

Chair, Informatics Program at Children’s Hospital Boston, Lawrence J. Henderson Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Health Sciences and Technology at Harvard Medical School, Director of the Countway Library at Harvard Medical School
Expert in use of semantic networks in neuroscience, provider of initial content base and data sets for autism in Phase I

Eric Neumann

Teranode / World Wide Web Consortium
Semantic Web expert and pharmaceutical knowledge management

Jonathan Rees

Science Commons Fellow
Overall lead for managing project

Michael Rogawski

Senior Researcher, Epilepsy Research Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Epilepsy expert and scientific partner for epilepsy in Phase I

Matt Shanahan

Chief Marketing Officer, Teranode
Funder of the project

Jessica Turner

Specialist in Research, University of California at Irvine, Project Manager, Function BIRN
Expertise in clinical neuroscience, co-chair of BIRN ontology committee

Becky Ward

Executive Director, Systems Biology, Harvard Medical School
Strategic and institutional planning

Rob Williams

Professor: Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology and Center for Neuroscience, University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Leader of the Mouse Brain Library / Gene Network, chair of Society for Neuroscience Neuroinformatics Committee