Global Executive Committee

 

John Rasko, AO, MBBS, PhD, FRCPA, FRACP, FAHMS
President

June 2018 - June 2020
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
Sydney, Australia 


Bruce Levine, PhD
June 2018 - June 2020
Barbara and Edward Netter Professor in Cancer Gene Therapy and University of Pennsylvania
United States

Catherine Bollard, MBChB, MD
Past President
June 2018 - June 2020
Children's National Health System and The George Washington University
Washington, DC, United States

 

Lizette Caballero, BS, MT(ASCP)
Global Secretary
June 2016 - June 2019
UCSF Blood and Marrow Transplant Lab
San Francisco, CA, United States

 

 

Emily Culme-Seymour, PhD
Global Treasurer
June 2017 - June 2020
GSK Rare Diseases Unit
London, United Kingdom

 

Ngaire Elwood, PhD
Australia & New Zealand, Regional Vice-President
June 2018 - June 2020
Murdoch Childrens Research Institute
Melbourne, Australia 

 

Jaap J. Boelens, MD, PhD
Europe, Regional Vice-President
June 2018 - June 2020
UMC Utrecht
Utrecht, Netherlands

 


 

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

 

 

Lynn O'Donnell, PhD
North America Regional Vice-President
June 2018 - June 2020
Ohio State University, James Cancer Hospital
Columbus, OH, United States

 

Maroun Khoury, PhD
South & Central America, Regional Vice-President
June 2017 - June 2019
Universidad de Los Andes
Santiago, Chile

Daniel J. Weiss, MD, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer

June 2016 - June 2018
University of Vermont
Burlington, VT, United States

 



Miguel Forte, MD, PhD
Chief Commercialization Officer 
June 2016 - June 2018
Zelluna Immunotherapy
Oslo, Norway

 

Karen Nichols, Esq.
Chief Regulatory Officer
March 2016 - March 2019
Magenta Therapeutics
Cambridge, MA, United States

Rosemarie Bell, A.App.Sc Micro/Biochem MASM
Co-Chair, Lab Practices Committee
July 2017 - July 2018
QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
Brisbane, Australia

John Barrett, MD
Senior Editor of the Journal 
July 2014 - July 2018
National Institute of Health
Washington, DC, United States

 

 
Queenie Jang, BSc (Pharmacy), MBA
Chief Executive Officer 
International Society for Cell & Gene Therapy
Vancouver, BC, Canada
 

 

 

Anish Majumadar
Asia, Regional Vice-President
June 2015 - June 2017
Institute of Medical Science University of Tokyo
Tokyo, Japan

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