Regional Executive Committees

Asia Regional Executive Committee

Australia and New Zealand Regional Executive Committee

Europe Regional Executive Committee

North America Regional Executive Committee

South and Central America Regional Executive Committee

Asia Regional Executive Committee


 
Satoshi Takahashi, MD, PhD
Asia, Regional Vice-President
June 2017 - June 2019
Institute of Medical Science University of Tokyo
Tokyo, Japan 

 
 

 

 
 
Oscar Lee, MD, PhD
Asia, Regional Vice-President Elect
June 2017 - June 2019
National Yang- Ming University                                             Taiwan
 

 

Melissa Lin, PhD
Asia, Regional Treasurer
June 2017 - June 2020
Bioprocessing Technology Institute, Agency for Science, Technology and Research                                                         Singapore
 

Pawan Kumar Gupta, MBBS, MD, DNB, PhD
Asia, Regional Secretary
June 2017 - June 2020
Vice President- Medical Affairs                                                   Stempeutics Research                                                               Bangalore, India

 

 

Australia and New Zealand Regional Executive Committee


 

Janet Macpherson, PhD
Australia & New Zealand, Regional Vice-President 
June 2016 - June 2018
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
Sydney, Australia

 




Ngaire Elwood, PhD
Australia & New Zealand, Regional Vice-President Elect
June 2016 - June 2018
Murdoch Childrens Research Institute
Melbourne, Australia




 

Vicki Antonenas, BSc, MSc
Australia & New Zealand, Regional Secretary
June 2017 - June 2020
Westmead Hospital
Sydney, Australia

 


 

Cheryl Hutchins, BSc (Hons I), PhD
Australia & New Zealand, Regional Treasurer
June 2017 - June 2020
Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital
Brisbane, Australia

 

 

Dominic Wall, PhD, FFSc (RCPA)
Chair
Australia and New Zealand Legal and Regulatory Affairs Committee
June 2017 - June 2019
Peter MacCallum Cancer Center
East Melbourne, VIC, Australia

 

Europe Regional Executive Committee


 

Mark Lowdell, PhD, FRCPath, FRBS
Europe, Regional Vice-President
June 2016 - June 2018
Royal Free Hospital & University College London
London, United Kingdom


 

 

Jaap J. Boelens, MD, PhD
Europe, Regional Vice-President Elect
June 2016 - June 2018
UMC Utrecht
Utrecht, Netherlands

 


Britta Eiz-Vesper, PhD
Europe, Regional Treasurer
June 2017 - June 2020
Hannover Medical School, Institute for Transfusion Medicine
Hanover, Germany

Mohamed Abou-El-Enein,MD, PhD
Europe, Regional Secretary
June 2017 - June 2020
Cherité- University Medicine Berlin
Berlin, Germany
  Natividad Cuende, MD, MPH, PhD
Chair
Europe Legal and Regulatory Affairs Committee
June 2017 - June 2019
Andalusian Initiative for Advanced Therapies
Sevilla, Spain 

 

North America Regional Executive Committee


 

David DiGiusto, PhD
North America, Regional Vice-President
June 2016 - June 2018
Stanford Health Care/Stanford Medicine
Palo Alto, CA, United States

 


Lynn O'Donnell, PhD
North America, Regional Vice-President Elect
June 2016 - June 2018
Ohio State University, James Cancer Hospital
Columbus, OH, United States


 

Sarah Nikiforow, MD, PhD
North America, Regional Secretary
June 2017 - June 2020
Director DFCI Cell Manipulation Core Facility, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
United States

 


 

Patrick Hanley
North America, Regional Treasurer
June 2017 - June 2020
Laboratory Facility Director, Children's National Health System
United States

 

 
Deborah Griffin, MSc, ASQ CPGP
Chair
North America Legal and Regulatory Affairs Committee
June 2017 - June 2019
Consultant
Pittsburgh,PA, United States

 

South and Central America Regional Executive Committee


Maroun Khoury, PhD
South & Central America, Regional Vice-President
June 2017 - June 2019
Universidad de Los Andes
Santiago, Chile
 
 
 
 
Patricia Rocco, MD, PhD
South & Central America, Regional Vice-President Elect
June 2017 - June 2019
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janerio, Brazil

 

 

Jhann Arturo, MD, MSc, PhD
South & Central America, Regional Secretary
June 2017 - June 2020
Inmugen Corporation
Columbia

 

 
South & Central America, Regional Treasurer
Vacant

Claudio J. Zurlo, MD
Chair
South & Central America Legal and Regulatory Affairs Committee
June 2017 - June 2019
Sciclone Pharmaceuticals Int Ltd.
Buenos Aires, Argentina

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