Donald W. Black, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry
University of Iowa College of Medicine
Expert in the genetics and family history of pathological gambling and pharmacological treatment of gambling disorders
Carl Braunlich, D.B.A.
Associate Professor of Hotel Management
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Contributing consultant for responsible gaming programs for several gaming companies, gaming trade associations and state health organizations
Linda B. Cottler, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Professor of Epidemiology in Psychiatry
Washington University in St. Louis, School of Medicine
Jon E. Grant, M.D.
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
University of Minnesota Medical Center
Expert on drug treatments for disordered gambling
Director of Responsible Gaming
Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM)
Director of Responsible Gaming for AGEM, which is an international trade association representing manufacturers of electronic gaming devices, systems, and components for the gaming industry, and a member of the board of the National Council on Problem Gambling and The Problem Gambling Center.
Marc Potenza, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry, Child Study, and Neurobiology
Yale University School of Medicine
Expert on treatment strategies and neurobiology of pathological gambling
Senior Research Director
National Center for Responsible Gaming
Can provide referrals to grant recipients conducting peer-reviewed research into various aspects of disordered gambling
Howard J. Shaffer
Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School Director
Division on Addictions Cambridge Health Alliance
Noted addiction researcher and clinician, especially on youth gambling, gambling epidemiology, the natural history of addictive disorders and general issues, such as prevention and treatment
James P. Whelan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychology; Director, Psychological Services Center; Co-Director, Institute for Gambling Education and Research
University of Memphis
Addictions researcher and clinician, with particular expertise in treatment and intervention
Ken Winters, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychiatry
University of Minnesota
Research expert on the course of problem gambling