Harmony Institute Campus Advisory Board (HICAB)


The role of HICAB is to provide scientific and ethical consultation and advice for the Harmony Translational Health Study and assisting the Principal and Co-Investigators as needed with formulating the hypothesis, research methodology and questionnaire for data collection, channeling outside research requests and publication review.

Alan Beck, ScD

Alan Beck, ScD, is the Dorothy N. McAllister Professor of Animal Ecology at Purdue University and Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine’s Center for the Human-Animal Bond.

Victor Gerard De Gruttola, D.Sc.

Victor Gerard De Gruttola, D.Sc., is a Henry Pickering Walcott Professor and Chair of the Department of Biostatistics at the Harvard School of Public Health where he focuses on developments of statistical methods required for appropriate public health response to the AIDS epidemic.

Stephen R. Kellert, Ph.D.

Stephen R. Kellert, Ph.D. is the Tweedy Ordway Professor Emeritus of Social Ecology and Senior Research Scholar at the Yale University School of Forestry and Environmental Studies where he focuses on understanding the connection between nature and humanity.

Stuart B. Levy, M.D.

Stuart B. Levy, M.D., is the Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics (APUA) Board Chairman.  He is a Professor of Medicine and Molecular Biology/Microbiology and the Director of the Center for Adaptation Genetics and Drug Resistance at Tufts University School of Medicine, and a Staff Physician at the Tufts Medical Center.

Edward J. Trapido, ScD, FACE

>Edward J. Trapido, ScD, FACE, is a Professor and Wendell Gauthier Chair for Cancer Epidemiology at the LSU School of Public Health and the Stanly S. Scott Cancer Center (SSSCC), where he leads initiatives in cancer control and etiologic research.