HHMI’s trustees guide HHMI in our mission to advance knowledge in the basic sciences for the benefit of humanity.
HHMI’s senior leadership team oversees HHMI’s programs and operations, including strategy and day-to-day management.
Medical Advisory Board
HHMI’s Medical Advisory Board counsels HHMI on scientific programs. The board includes accomplished scientists and leaders of biomedical research institutions. Board members participate in the review of candidates for our research programs and investigators for reappointment.
Scientific Review Board
HHMI’s Scientific Review Board participates in the review of candidates for our research programs and investigators for reappointment. The board includes accomplished scientists, who collectively represent the breadth of biomedical fields in which HHMI investigators work.
Science Education Advisory Board
HHMI’s Science Education Advisory Board counsels HHMI on challenges and opportunities in science education, relative to the Institute’s programs. The board includes leaders who represent a range of higher education perspectives and experiences.
HHMI’s scientific officers administer HHMI’s research programs and serve as liaisons to our investigators and to the dozens of U.S. universities and research centers at which our investigators are based.