Center for Global Research Data

External Advisory Committee


The External Advisory Committee brings together a diverse group of influential leaders with a commitment to data transparency. These leaders provide knowledge and insights based on their experience and expertise in their respective fields on a broad range of issues related to governance, implementation, and strategic planning. This external perspective supports Vivli’s growth as we move towards launch and beyond 


  • Ginny Barbour, Queensland University of Technology
  • Howard Bauchner, The JAMA Network
  • Monica Bertagnolli, Alliance Foundation Trials
  • David Bobbitt, CDISC
  • Martha Brumfield, Critical Path Institute
  • Jacque Demots-Mainard, European Clinical Research Infrastructure Network
  • Jeffrey Drazen, New England Journal of Medicine
  • Rebecca English, National Academy of Sciences (Observer)
  • Sindy Escobar-Alvarez, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
  • Cartier Esham, Biotechnology Innovation Organization
  • Ben Goldacre, Oxford University
  • Dave Handelsman, Project Datasphere
  • Scott Martin, KMR Group,
  • Vasee Moorthy, World Health Organization
  • Brian Nosek, Center for Open Science
  • Purvish Parikh, Asian Institute of Oncology at Somaiya Ayurvihar
  • Jane Perlmutter, Gemini Group
  • Eric Peterson, Duke Clinical Research Institute
  • Olivia Shopshear, Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA)
  • Ilene Sussman, VHL Alliance
  • David Vulcano, Hospital Corporation of America (HCA)