Officers and Committees

Executive Committee

  • Jonathan Geiger, Ph.D., President
  • Michal Toborek, MD, Ph.D., Past President
  • Johnny He, Ph.D., President Elect
  • Sanjay Maggirwar, MBA, Ph.D., Treasurer (2018-2020)
  • Santosh Kumar, Ph.D., Secretary (2015-2018)
  • Marcus Kaul, Ph.D., Meetings Committee Chair (2016-2019)
  • Vanessa Rivera-Amill, Ph.D., Membership Committee Chair (2016-2019)
  • Olimpia Meucci, MD, Ph.D., Council Member, Communications Committee Chair (2018-2020)
  • Kelly Jordan-Sciutto, Ph.D., Council Member, Diversity and Inclusion SNIP Committee (DISC) (2017-2019)
  • Marisela Agudelo, Ph.D. Early Career Investigator Committee Chair (2015-2018)

Council

  • Jonathan Geiger, Ph.D., President
  • Michal Toborek, MD, Ph.D., Past-President
  • Johnny He, Ph.D., President Elect
  • Sanjay B. Maggirwar, MBA, Ph.D., Treasurer (2018-2020)
  • Santosh Kumar, Ph.D., Secretary (2015-2018)
  • Marcus Kaul, Ph.D., Meetings Committee Chair (2016-2019)
  • Vanessa Rivera-Amill, Ph.D., Membership Committee Chair (2016-2019)
  • Olimpia Meucci, MD, Ph.D., Council Member, Communications Committee Chair (2018-2020)
  • Kelly Jordan-Sciutto, Ph.D., Council Member, Diversity and Inclusion SNIP Committee (DISC) (2017-2019)
  • Marisela Agudelo, Ph.D. Early Career Investigator Committee Chair (2015-2018)
  • Peter Gaskill, Ph.D., Council Member (2017-2019)
  • Ankit Shah, Ph.D., Council Member (2017-2019)
  • Loyda Melendez Ph.D., Council Member (2018-2020)
  • Lu Cao, Ph.D., Early Stage Council Member (2018-2020)
  • Christoph Stein, MD, At-large, Non-US (2016-2019)
  • Pankaj Seth, MD, Council Member, International (2017-2019)
  • Sabita Roy, Ph.D. Ad-hoc Member (2016-2017)
  • Toby Eisenstein, Ph.D. Ad-hoc Member (2016-2017)
  • T. Celeste Napier, Ph.D., Ad-hoc (2016-2017)
  • Howard E. Gendleman, MD, Ex Officio

Communications Committee

  • Olimpia Meucci, Chair (2018-2020)
  • Shilpa Buch
  • Marco Cosentino
  • Peter Gaskill
  • Lena Al-Harthi
  • Cecilia Marcondes
  • Richard Noel
  • Michael Nonnemacher

Membership Committee

  • Vanessa Rivera-Amill, (Chair)
  • TBA

Finance and Audit Committee

  • Sanjay Maggirwar, (Chair)
  • TBA

Journal Publications Committee

  • Jonathan Geiger (Chair)
  • Johnny He
  • Michal Toborek
  • Sanjay Maggirwar
  • Santosh Kumar

Election Nominating Committee

  • Santosh Kumar, (Chair)
  • Jonathan Geiger
  • Johnny He
  • Michal Toborek
  • Sanjay Maggirwar

Society Awards Committee

  • Johnny He, (Chair)
  • TBA

Early Career Investigator Committee

  • Marisela Agudelo, Florida International University, Chair
  • Angela Amedee, Louisiana State University Health Science Center
  • Ankit Shah, University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Charles Mactutus, University of South Carolina
  • Habibeh Khoshbouei, University of Florida
  • James Haorah, New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • Loyda M MelĂ©ndez, University of Puerto Rico Medical School
  • Michael Nonnemacher, Drexel University College of Medicine
  • Nazira El-Hage, Florida International University
  • Prasun K Datta, Temple University School of Medicine
  • Sabita Roy, University of Minnesota
  • Samikkannu Thangavel, Florida International University
  • Santosh Kumar, University of Tennessee, Health Science Center
  • Servio Ramirez, Temple University
  • Shao-Jun Tang, University of Texas Medical Branch
  • Sulie Chang, Seton Hall University
  • Vanessa Rivera-Amill, Ponce Health Sciences University
  • Vir Singh, Rochester University
  • Walter Royal, University of Maryland
  • Xu Wang, Temple University
  • Yunlong Huang, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Meetings Committee

  • Marcus Kaul, Chair
  • Peter Gaskill, Vice-chair
  • Richard Noel, Past Chair
  • Celeste Napier
  • Gretchen Neigh
  • Cecilica Marcondes
  • Nazira El-Hage
  • Guy Cabral
  • Italo Mocchetti

Public Relations Committee

  • Jonathan Geiger, (Chair)
  • Johnny He
  • Michal Toborek
  • Sanjay Maggirwar
  • Santosh Kumar

Diversity and Inclusion SNIP committee (DISC)

  • Kelly Jordan-Sciutto, Chair
  • Lena Al-Harthi
  • Joan Berman
  • Rosemarie Booze
  • Shilpa Buch
  • Peter Gaskill
  • Jonathan Geiger
  • Cecilia Marcondes
  • Loyda Melendez
  • Olimpia Meucci
  • Kimberly Williams
  • Servio Ramirez