External Advisory Committee

The purpose of the UF CTSI External Advisory Committee (EAC) is to:

  • Serve as an external advisory board to the UF CTSI and UF leadership;
  • Critically review all aspects of the UF CTSI, from administration to development and implementation of the research and training goals;
  • Visit UF CTSI annually to evaluate and advise all programs, services, goals and direction;
  • Provide written evaluation of the progress of the CTSI, identifying current strengths and weaknesses of the program and recommending corrective actions.

For further information contact Dr. David Nelson, Director, UF CTSI, at nelsodr@ufl.edu or call 352-273-8700.


Milton Eder, PhDUniversity of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Peter J. Embi, MD, MS, FACP, FACMIThe Ohio State University
Tesheia Johnson, MBA, MHSYale University
Elizabeth KidderDeputy Secretary for Medicaid, Agency for Health Care Administration, State of Florida
Celeste Philip, MD, MPHSurgeon General and Secretary of Health, State of Florida
Brad Pollock, PhD, MPHUniversity of California, Davis
Ralph Sacco, MDUniversity of Miami
Albert W. Wu, MD, MPH, FACPJohns Hopkins University