Committee for Inclusion and Diversity (CID)

Committee Members

Marina Ramirez-Alvarado, Chair (2019)Alemayehu Gorfe (2018)
 Stephen Abini-Agbomson (2018) Ruben Gonzalez (2019)
Otonye Braide (2017) Eda Koculi (2018)
Candice Etson (2019) Santiago Schnell (2019)
Ernesto Fuentes (2017) Ben Stottrup (2019)
  Michael Jarstfer and Barry Lentz, Summer Program Co-PIs


The Committee for Inclusion and Diversity's, formerly the Minority Affairs Committee (MAC), charge is to increase the number of minority biophysicists and enhance the visibility and career opportunities of existing minority biophysicists, and to involve them in Society affairs. The Committee aims to foster a community for minority biophysicists through programs at the Annual Meeting and the Summer Research Program. A major focus is to reach minority students and beginning investigators and interest them in biophysics via the Annual Meeting.