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Report on the Case of Dr. Saad Eddin Mohamed Ibrahim Imprisoned Sociologist Cairo, Egypt
issues of science and human rights, particularly the unjust detention or imprisonment of colleagues, throughout the world. Currently, science academies and scholarly societies in some 50 countries are affiliated with the Network; each is represented by internationally prominent members who are also human rights advocates. The members of the Network 's Executive Committee are: François Jacob, France; Max Perutz, United Kingdom; John Polanyi, Canada; Pieter van Dijk, the Netherlands; Edoardo Vesentini, Italy; and Torsten Wiesel, the United States of America.
The CHR's members for 2001 and its current staff are listed below:
TORSTEN WIESEL , Chair
Rockefeller University, New York, New York
MARY ELLEN AVERY
Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
MINA J. BISSELL
Ernest Orlando Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California
Office of the Chancellor, Polytechnic University, Brooklyn, New York
Rice University, Houston, Texas
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts
SARA B. HRDY
Department of Anthropology, University of California, Davis
Department of Meteorology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland
AT&T Bell Laboratories (retired), Springfield, New Jersey