Infrastructure Committee

Purpose

  • Identify, develop and document tools for facilitating communications, information gathering and alignment across all FDP Operations. Provide training and oversight of use, if required.
  • Provide support to the executive committee to enhance cross-functional activities.
  • Maintain FDP Operational Guidelines, by reviewing at least annually and submit substantive updates to the Executive Committee for approval.
  • Maintain documentation of committee responsibilities and membership.
  • Inventory, update, and archive FDP organizational documents, including the FDP Organizational Chart and associated documents and information
  • Identify and develop project management tools to be utilized in the conduct of FDP activities.  Provide training and oversight, if required
  • Facilitate interaction, standards, and documentation related to internal FDP data systems.
  • Develop and maintain resources and guidelines to support development of FDP activities and demonstrations.

 

Current Activities/Initiatives

Policies, Procedures and Guidelines (Working Group 1) - Review Operating Guidelines for proposed updates

Committee Authority, Scope and Structure (Working Group 2) - Provide further guidance for FDP committees, subcommittees and working group co-chairs

Project Management Resources & Tools (Working Group 3) - Develop project management resources for FDP committees to utilize

FDP Activities & Demonstrations (Working Group 4) - Create Demonstration dashboard

FDP Internal Data Systems (Working Group 5) - Review and optimize across internal FDP systems

 

Recent Accomplishments (Fall 2020-Present)

  • Released updated Operating Guidelines
  • Updated FDP Operations Information website here to include such documents as Phase VII, Membership and Participation, Demonstration, and Project Management resources
  • Developed Demonstration website here to include overview, proposal form, and list of current Demonstrations
  • Developed documented FDP committee structure, scope, and authority guidelines
  • Formed project management tools and FDP systems working groups

    Committee

    Member

    Organization

    Role ("WG" = Working Group)

    Robert Nobles

    Emory University

    Co-Chair

    Lynette Arias

    University of Washington

    Co-Chair

    Alex Albinak

    Johns Hopkins University

    WG2 and 4
    Susan Anderson College of Charleston WG4
    Lillian Andrews Federal Demonstration Partnership At-Large
    Vonda Durer University of Virginia WG5 (Lead)
    Stephanie Gray University of Florida At-Large

    Mora Harris

    Johns Hopkins University

    WG3 (Lead)
    Jeanne Hermann-Petrin University of Tennessee HSC WG2 and 5
    Amanda Humphrey Northeastern University WG2
    Jim Kresl University of Washington WG3 and 5
    Jean Mercer University of Tennessee Knoxville WG2
    Denise Moody Boston VA Research Institute Project Manager; WG 2 and 4 (Lead)
    Robert Prentiss Yale University WG3 and 5
    Chris Renner Vanderbilt Medical Center WG5 (Lead)
    David Robinson Oregon Health & Science University WG1
    Aubrey Schoenleben University of Washington WG5
    Stephanie Scott Columbia University At-Large
    Lori Schultz University of Arizona WG3 and 5
    Larry Sutter Michigan Technological University WG2
    Courtney Swaney University of Texas, Austin WG3 and 5
    Jennifer Taylor Tennessee Tech University WG2 and 5

    Jim Taylor

    Penn State University

    WG3 (Lead)

    Julie Thatcher

    Institute for Systems Biology

    WG4

    David Wright

    Federal Demonstration Partnership

    At-Large

     

    Documents and Resources

     

    Committee Contact Information

    Please contact the Infrastructure Committee at fdp@nas.edu with any questions, comments, suggestions, or concerns. Questions related to the FDP website may be directed to website@thefdp.org.