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

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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
Stempeutics Research
Bangalore, India

 

Australia and New Zealand Regional Executive Committee

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

Rajiv Khanna, PhD AO
Regional Vice-President Elect
June 2018 - June 2020
Senior Principal Research Fellow (NH&MRC) QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute Australia
Brisbane, 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 Hospita
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

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Mark Lowdell, PhD, FRCPath, FBS
Interim Regional Vice-President
September 2018 – June 2019
University College London
London, United Kingdom

Joan Garcia-Lopez, MD, PhD
Regional Vice-President
 Elect
June 2018 - 2019
Director of Research and Education Banc De Sang i Teixits Barcelona, Spain

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

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

Mitchell Cairo, MD
Regional Vice-President Elect
June 2018 - June 2020
New York Medical College
New York, NY, United States

Sarah Nikiforow, MD, PhD
North America, Regional Secretary
June 2017 - June 2020
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
United States

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

 

South and Central America Regional Executive Committee

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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

Hector Mayani, PhD
South & Central America, Regional Treasurer
October 2017 - June 2020
National Medical Center
Mexico City, Mexico

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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