Through a panel of Expert Advisors and Federal Judges, the Challenge has a diverse group of engaging leaders in the field with expertise in technology, substance misuse, development, programming, and policy.  These leaders provide guidance for all aspects of the Challenge, including conceptualization of phases and the development of submission requirements and review criteria.  Expert Advisors will review and score proposal submissions as well as provide mentoring to Phase 1 winners. The Challenge’s Federal Judges will make all final decisions regarding the winners of each phase.

Advisors:

Holly Andrilla, MS
Holly Andrilla, MS

WWAMI Rural Health Research Center
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John Gale
John Gale, MS

University of Southern Maine
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Bonnie Gance-Cleveland, PhD

University of Denver
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Rahul Gupta MD, MPH, MBA, FACP
Rahul Gupta MD, MPH, MBA, FACP

West Virginia Department of Health and Human Services
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Hendrée Jones, PhD
Hendrée Jones, PhD

University of North Carolina
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Michael Ito, PsyD

Maryland Department of Juvenile Services

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Leah Meyers, MSW

Arizona Alliance for Community Health Centers
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Stephen Patrick, MD, MPH
Stephen Patrick, MD, MPH

Vanderbilt University
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Judges:

Pam Kania
Pam Kania, MS

Regional Administrator, Health Resources and Services Administration
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Christopher Jones, PharmD, MPH
Christopher Jones, PharmD, MPH

Director of the National Mental Health and Substance Use Policy Laboratory, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
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Tiffany McNair, MD, MPH

Division Director within the Prevention and Population Health Group, Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation, Center for Medicaid Services
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Tom Morris
Tom Morris, MPA

Associate Administrator for Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Adminstration
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Carmen L. Rosa, M.S.
Carmen L. Rosa, M.S.

Center for the Clinical Trials Network, National Institute on Drug Abuse
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