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Signatories to the joint statement

The signatories have committed to further the principles and goals set out in the statement, within the context of their legal and operating frameworks.

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (USA) Carolyn M Clancy, Director
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Tachi Yamada, President - Global Health Program
Canadian Institutes of Health Research Alain Beaudet, President
Centres for Disease Control and Prevention Thomas R Frieden, Director
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) Matthias Kleiner, President
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Ed Henry, President
Economic and Social Research Council (UK) Paul Boyle, Chief Executive
Health Research Council of New Zealand Robin Olds, Chief Executive
Health Resources and Services Administration (USA) Mary K Wakefield, Administrator
Hewlett Foundation Paul Brest, President
INSERM André Syrota, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman
Medical Research Council (UK) John Savill, Chief Executive
National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia) Warwick Anderson, Chief Executive Officer
National Institutes of Health (USA) Francis S Collins, Director
South African Medical Research Council Ali Dhansay, President
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (USA) Pamela S Hyde, Administrator
USAID Ariel Pablos-Mendez, Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Global Health
Wellcome Trust Mark Walport, Director
The World Bank Tamar Manuelyan Atinc, Vice President - Human Development Network

Supporting organisations

The following organisations are supportive of the vision in the joint statement and have joined as partners in this initiative.

Chief Scientist Office (Scotland)
Creative Commons
Emergency Nutrition Network
World Health Organization
Wellcome Trust, Gibbs Building, 215 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE, UK T:+44 (0)20 7611 8888