Dr. Rebeca Wong Appointed to National Council

Apr 5, 2019, 15:10 PM by Beverly Claussen
Rebeca Wong, PhD, was recently appointed to the National Institutes of Health’s National Advisory Child Health and Human Development Council. The council is charged with advising, consulting with and making recommendations to the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development director on matters relating to research and research support activities and functions. Dr. Wong is director of UTMB’s WHO/PAHO (World Health Organization/Pan American Health Organization) Collaborating Center on Aging and Health, professor of Sociomedical Sciences in Preventive Medicine and Community Health, and a senior fellow of the Sealy Center on Aging.