Board of Directors

Board of Directors
2020-2022
Clotilde Thery
President
France
Research Director, INSERM Team                     
Institut Curie
Edit Buzas
Secretary General

Hungary
Professor and Chairman
Department of Genetics, Cell- and Immunobiology
Semmelweis University

 
Uta Erdbrugger
Treasurer

USA
Associate Professor
Division of Nephrology
University of Virginia Health System

 
Kenneth Witwer
Executive Chair
Science/Meetings

USA
Associate Professor of Molecular and Comparative Pathobiology, Neurology and Cellular and Molecular Medicine
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

  Lei Zheng
Executive Chair
Education

China
Dean of Department of Laboratory Medicine,
Nanfang Hospital, Southern Medical University

  Susmita Sahoo
Executive Chair
Communication

USA
Associate Professor of Medicine
Cardiology Cardiovascular Research Center
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

 
Andy Hill
Past President

Australia
Professor
Director, La Trobe Institute for Molecular Science, Director, RFA Understanding Disease
La Trobe University

Lorraine O'Driscoll
Co-Chair IOC

Ireland
Professor
School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Trinity College Dublin

Sophie Rome
Co-Chair IOC

France
Research Scientist
CarMeN Laboratory, Lyon University

 Members at Large  
Cherie Blenkiron

New Zealand
Associate Director, Senior Research Fellow
University of Auckland New Zealand

Qing-Ling Fu

China
Professor
The First Affiliated Hispital, Sun Yat-sen University

Deborah Goberdhan

UK
Associate Professor
University of Oxford

Shang-Chun Guo

China
Professor
Shanghai Jiao Tong Unviersity, Affiliated Sixth People's Hopsital

Metka Lenassi

Slovenia
Assistant Professor
University of Ljubljana

Takahiro Ochiya

Japan
Division of Molecular and Cellular Medicine
National Cancer Center Research Institute

Joshua Welsh

USA
Research Fellow
National Cancer Institute, NIH

 

Andries Zijlstra

USA
Professor 
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Adjunct Board Members  
Rienk Nieuwland

The Netherlands
Scientific Staff Member
Academisch Medisch Centrum

Dolores Di Vizio

USA
Associate Professor of Surgery Associate Professor of Pathology
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Associate Professor of Medicine, UCLA

Juan Falcon-Perez

Spain
IKERBASQUE Research Professor
CIC bioGUNE- Centro de Investigacion
Cooperativa en Biociencias

Staff
Joe Sapp, MBA, CAE
Executive Director
 
Kristin Burke, CMP
Associate Executive Director
 
Stephanie Moyer
Meeting Manager
 
Samantha Kim
Program Coordinator
Samantha Adams
Program Manager