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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Oscar Lee, MD, PhD
Regional Vice-President
June 2019 - June 2021
National Yang- Ming University
Taiwan

 

Bryan Choi, PhD
Regional Vice-President Elect 
June 2019 - June 2021
Strategic Center for Regenerative Medicine (SCRM) & Inha University
Incheon, South Korea


Kunihiko Suzuki, MBA
Regional Treasurer
June 2020 - June 2023
MEDINET Co., Ltd.
Japan

 

Shin Kawamata, MD, PhD
Regional Secretary
June 2020 - June 2023
Foundation for Biomedical Research and Innovation
Japan

 

Australia and New Zealand Regional Executive Committee

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Rajiv Khanna, PhD AO
Regional Vice-President
June 2020 - June 2022
Senior Principal Research Fellow (NH&MRC) QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute Australia

Zlatibor Velickovic, PhD
Regional Vice-President Elect
June 2020 - June 2022
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
Sydney, Australia

Guy Klamer, PhD
Regional Secretary
June 2020 - June 2023
Sydney Cord Blood Bank, Sydney Children's Hospital
Australia

 

Cheryl Hutchins, BSc (Hons I), PhD
Regional Treasurer
June 2020 - June 2023
Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital
Brisbane, Australia

 

Dominic Wall, PhD, FFSc (RCPA)
Chair
Legal and Regulatory Affairs Committee

Peter MacCallum Cancer Center
East Melbourne, VIC, Australia

 

Gabrielle O'Sullivan, PhD
Co-Chair
Legal and Regulatory Affairs Committee
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
Sydney, NSW, Australia

 

Europe Regional Executive Committee

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Joan Garcia-Lopez, MD, PhD
Regional Vice-President 
June 2019 - June 2021
Director of Research and Education Banc De Sang i Teixits Barcelona, Spain

Massimiliano Gnecchi, MD, PhD
Regional Vice-President Elect
June 2019 - June 2021
University of Pavia & IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo Hospital
Pavia, Italy

Joaquim Vives, PhD
Regional Treasurer
June 2020 - June 2023
Banc de Sang I Teixits
Spain

Jaap Jan Zwaginga, MD, PhD
Regional Secretary
June 2020 - June 2023
Leiden University Medical Center, Dept. Immunohematology and Blood Transfusion 
Netherlands

Christopher Bravery, PhD
Co-Chair
June 2019 - June 2021 
Consulting on Advanced Biologicals LtdLondon, United Kingdom 

Karin Hoogendoorn, PharmD
Co-Chair
June 2019 - June 2021
Quality RA
Utrecht, Netherlands  

 

North America Regional Executive Committee

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Mitchell Cairo, MD
Regional Vice-President 
June 2020 - June 2022
New York Medical College
New York, NY, United States

Patrick Hanley, PhD
Regional Vice-President Elect
June 2020 - June 2022
Children's National Health System
United States

Sarah Nikiforow, MD, PhD
Regional Secretary
June 2020 - June 2023
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
United States

Charles Mooney, MBA, MS, MT(ASCP), SBB
Regional Treasurer
June 2020 - June 2023
Oklahoma Blood Institute
United States

 

South and Central America Regional Executive Committee

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Patricia Rocco, MD, PhD
Regional Vice-President

June 2019 - June 2021
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janerio, Brazil

Antonio Carlos Campos de Carvalho, MD, PhD
Regional Vice-President Elect
June 2019 - June 2021
Institute of Biophysics
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Andres Caicedo Paliz, PhD
Regional Secretary
June 2020 - June 2023
Universidad San Francisco de Quito, USFQ 
Ecuador

Hector Mayani, PhD
Regional Treasurer
June 2020 - June 2023
National Medical Center
Mexico City, Mexico

Claudio J. Zurlo, MD
Chair
Legal and Regulatory Affairs Committee
Sciclone Pharmaceuticals Int Ltd.
Buenos Aires, Argentina

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