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Daisy De Leon, PhD
Professor, Basic Sciences
School of Medicine
Service    Community Service
  • ALSAD Sponsor - ALSAD is a Ministry of University Church that serves Latino students in a bilingual setting. Responsibilities include; Sabbath School Lessons, Preaching and counseling. ( 7/2004 - 12/2007 )
  Church Activities
  • LLU Tenure and Compensation Committee ( 7/1996 - 6/1997 )
     
  Society Memberships (professional)
  • American Association for Cancer Research ( 1/1994 - 10/2010 )
    Regular Member
  • International Society for IGF Research ( 1/1994 - 10/2010 )
    Regular Member
  • American Society for Cell Biology ( 1/1990 - 10/2010 )
    Regular Member
  • Endocrine Society Member ( 1/1989 - 10/2010 )
    Board Member
  Committee Membership (LLU)
  • Cell Biology Task Force ( 7/1994 - 7/2010 )
     
  • Small Fund Committee ( 1/1994 - 12/2008 )
     
  • IMSD Steering Committee - Director Research Core Center Health Disparities ( 7/2005 - 7/2007 )
  • SM Diversity Committee - Chair ( 7/2006 - 6/2007 )
  • SMAC - Advisory; Assistant to the Dean for Diversity ( 7/2006 - 6/2007 )
  • Scholarship Committee - School of Medicine ( 7/2006 - 6/2007 )
  • LLU Diversity Steering Comittee - School of Medicine Representative ( 9/2004 - 6/2007 )
  • LLU Health Sciences Education Task Force ( 7/1995 - 6/2006 )
     
  • LLU Diversity Comittee - LLUSOM Diversity Representative ( 9/2004 - 5/2005 )
  • BSFAC Chair    ( 7/2002 - 6/2004 )
     
  • LLUSM Faculty evaluation committee  ( 7/2001 - 6/2004 )
     
  • LLUSM Tenure committee    ( 7/2001 - 6/2004 )
     
  • LLU Tenure and Promotions Committee    ( 7/2000 - 6/2004 )
     
  • LLU SM Dean’s Search Committee    ( 2/2002 - 12/2002 )
     
  • LLU Search Committee for Vice-Chancellor for Research    ( 1/2000 - 12/2000 )
     
  • Physiology Chairman Search Committee ( 1/1997 - 12/1998 )
     
  • Research Core Director, Center for Health Disparities and Molecular Medicine (CHDMM)    ( 7/2005 - Present )
     
  • IMSD Medical Student Training Program Director    ( 7/2000 - Present )
     
  • LLU Deans Council    ( 7/1998 - Present )
     
  • LLUSM Executive Committee  ( 7/1998 - Present )
     
  • LLUSM Admissions Committee - Member since 1998 ( 7/1998 - Present )
     
  •  LLUSM Scholarship Committee ( 7/1997 - Present )
     
  • LLU Diversity Planning Committee ( 7/1997 - Present )
     
  • School of Medicine Diversity Committee Chair ( 7/1995 - Present )
     
  Committee Membership (non-LLU)
  • Council Member-at-Large - Endocrine Society ( 7/2004 - 6/2007 )
     
  • NIH AdHocTask Force – NIDDK New Investigator and Minority Network ( 7/2002 - 6/2006 )
     
  • NCI/NIH Cancer Prognosis and Prediction Panel    ( 1/2004 - 12/2004 )
     
  • NCI/NIH SBIB-F SSS-7 Medical Imaging Technologies Review Panel    ( 1/2004 - 12/2004 )
     
  • National Cancer Institute - Cancer Institute Partnership Programs Review panel    ( 7/2000 - 6/2004 )
     
  • Member Editorial Board  - Journal for Minority Medical Students ( 7/2000 - 6/2003 )
     
  • Chair, Endocrine Society Minorities Affairs Committee  ( 7/2000 - 6/2003 )
     
  • Member Endocrine Society Minorities Affairs Committee  ( 7/1999 - 6/2003 )
     
  • National Research Council -  Biological Sciences Review Panel    ( 7/1998 - 6/2003 )
     
  • Puente Program- Mentor for Hispanic Students ( 7/1995 - 6/2002 )
     
  • Congressional Liaison Committee District Coordinator:  The American Society for Cell Biology  ( 7/1995 - 6/1999 )
     
  • Congressional Liaison Committee District Coordinator: American Association for Cancer Research ( 7/1994 - 6/1996 )
     
  • Affirmative Action: Senior Staff Fellow NCI Representative to NIH Affirmative Action Committee. NIH, Bethesda MD.    ( 7/1991 - 6/1993 )
     
  • Affirmative Action: Postdoctoral Fellow Representative to the Dean’s Affirmative Action Committee at Stanford School of Medicine   ( 7/1988 - 6/1990 )
     
  • Minority Recruitment- Interview and recruit minority students for Stanford University ( 7/1987 - 6/1990 )
     
  • Minority Recruitment- Interview and recruit minority students for the University of California, Davis ( 7/1983 - 6/1987 )
     
  • USAMRMC BCRP Integrative Panel    ( 7/2010 - Present )
     
  • NCI/Avon Breast Cancer Biomarkers Panel ( 7/2007 - Present )
     
  • Member National Minority Research Investigator Oversight Committee – NMRI ( 7/2006 - Present )
     
  • Student National Medical Association – Co-re-established LLU Chapter  ( 7/2003 - Present )
     
  • National Science Foundation - Developmental and Evolutionary Biology Panel    ( 7/2000 - Present )
     
  • DOD Breast Cancer review Panels - Hum Gen, Endocrinology, Translational Clinical Trials, Cell Biology  ( 7/1998 - Present )
     
  • “Cita Con su Médico” Radio Talk Show – Invitee, two annual talks on Women’s Health issues and Breast Cancer ( 7/1997 - Present )
     
  • Association of Latin American Students - LLU Sponsor     ( 7/1993 - Present )
     
  Accreditation Support -- LLU
  • LCME Accreditation Research/Students Affairs Committee ( 1/2007 - 12/2009 )
     
  • LLU Search Committee for Vice-Chancellor for Research ( 1/2000 - 12/2000 )
     
  • LCME Accreditation Research/Students Affairs Committee    ( 1/2000 - 12/2000 )
     
  • WASC Accreditation Research Committee ( 7/1998 - 6/1999 )
     
  • Chair, Hispanic Faculty Forum ( 7/1995 - 6/1998 )
     
  • LLU Tenure Committee    ( 7/1996 - 6/1997 )
     
  • Hispanic Marketing Advisory Committee, LLUMC ( 7/1995 - 6/1996 )
     
  • LCME Accreditation Research/Students Affairs Committee ( 1/1994 - 12/1994 )