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MMRF Board Members

Paul Pentel, MD, President
Chief, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, HCMC
Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Minnesota Medical School
HHF Board Member

Gaylan Rockswold, MD, PhD, Vice President
Chief of Neurosurgery & Medical Director of Traumatic Brain Injury Center, HCMC
Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Minnesota Medical School

Anne Murray, MD, MS, Secretary/Treasurer
Staff Geriatrician and Epidemiologist, Chronic Disease Research Group and United States Renal Data Systems
Associate Professor of Medicine and Adjunct in Neurology, University of Minnesota Medical School

Jeffrey Albrecht, MD
Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, HCMC

Mary Emmons Bergaas, MMRF Vice President of Operations
Board of Directors, Association of Non-Smokers, Minnesota
HHF Board Member

Ajay K. Israni, MD, MS
Staff Nephrologist, HCMC
Associate Professor of Medicine; Adjunct Associate Professor of Epidemiology & Community Health, University of Minnesota
Director of Molecular Epidemiology Laboratory, MMRF

Donald Jacobs, MD
Chief of Clinical Operations, HHS
HHF Board Member

Janine Laird, JD
Executive Director Minnesota Justice Foundation

Mark LeSage, PhD
Senior Investigator, Clinical Pharmacology / Toxicology, Department of Medicine, HCMC

James R. Miner, MD
Research Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, HCMC
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School

Anne Pereira, MD, MPH, FACP 
Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Co-Program Director, Emergency Medicine-Internal Medicine Residency HCMC
Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Minnesota

Raymond Sailer
Director, Finance, HCMC Physician Services

Jana M. Stender           
Director of Marketing, Arizant Healthcare, Inc., a 3M Company

Mary Tambornino
Former Hennepin County Commissioner