• Plans and implements meetings, events and opportunities to exchange ideas and promote recognition of academy members
  • Serves as liaison to the Selection Committee
  • Promotes the academy inside and outside of Baylor College of Medicine
  • Fosters communications between departments and heightens awareness of the academy across the continuum of the biomedical sciences
  • Oversees all committees
  • Is appointed for a two-year term by the steering committee with input from the nominating committee

Past Chairs

  • Serve as advisors to the chair


  • Only serves every other year
  • Directs activities in the absence of the chair