Lawrence A. Tabak, DDS, PhD, Acting Director, National Institutes of Health (NIH) has asked Alexia Torke, MD to be the Chair of the Clinical Management in General Care Settings Study Section (CMGC), Healthcare Delivery and Methodologies Integrated Review Group (HDM), Center for Scientific Review (CSR).
Membership on an Initial/Integrated Review Group (IRG) represents a major commitment of professional time and energy as well as a unique opportunity to contribute to the national biomedical research effort. IRGs review applications submitted to NIH, make recommendations on the applications to the appropriate NIH national advisory council or board, and survey the status of research in their fields of science. These functions are of great value to the medical and allied research field.
She was nominated because of her demonstrated competence and achievement in her scientific discipline as evidenced by the quality of her research accomplishments, publications in scientific journals, and other significant scientific activities, achievements, and honors.