Navigation Links
The American Society of Transplantation Announces 2008-2009 Board of Directors
Date:6/23/2008

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Society of Transplantation (AST) is pleased to announce the members of the 2008-2009 board of directors. The officers were introduced at the American Transplant Congress, which was held in Toronto, Canada, in May.

The officers are: president, Barbara T. Murphy, M.D., Mount Sinai School of Medicine; president-elect, Joren C. Madsen, M.D., D.Phil., Massachusetts General Hospital; secretary-treasurer, Maryl R. Johnson, M.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison; and immediate past president, Flavio Vincenti, M.D., University of California, San Francisco.

Councilors-at-large are: Robert L. Fairchild, Ph.D., Cleveland Clinic Foundation; Robert G. Gaston, M.D., University of Alabama at Birmingham; David M. Rothstein, M.D., Yale Medical School; Lori J. West, M.D., D.Phil., University of Alberta; Michael Green, M.D., M.P.H., University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Michelle A. Josephson, M.D., University of Chicago; Allan D. Kirk, M.D., Ph.D., Emory University; Emily A. Blumberg, M.D., Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania; and Kimberly A. Brown, M.D., Henry Ford Hospital.

AST extended its appreciation to all outgoing board members for a job well done.

Newly elected president Barbara T. Murphy, M.D., stated, "It is an honor to work with a board that is passionate about advancing the mission of this Society. I look forward to an exciting and productive year."

About AST

The American Society of Transplantation is an international organization of transplant professionals dedicated to advancing the field of transplantation through the promotion of research, education, advocacy, and organ donation to improve patient care. The Society comprises more than 2,800 transplant physicians, surgeons and allied health professionals. For more information, please visit http://www.a-s-t.org.

Contact: Beth Drost

(215)884-6499


'/>"/>
SOURCE The American Society of Transplantation
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. American Chemical Societys Weekly PressPac -- June 18, 2008
2. The American Red Cross Urges Safety in States Affected by Flooding
3. Honor a Loved One at The American Cancer Societys Relay for Life
4. American College of Physicians commends MedPAC June 2008 report to Congress
5. Cranberry Power: This American Native Fruit Doesnt Have to be Exotic to be Super
6. American Academy of Dermatology, Major League Baseball and Major League Baseball Players Association Play Sun Smart(TM) to Strike Out Skin Cancer
7. Statement From Bayer(R) Aspirin Regarding the American Medical Associations New Aspirin Policy Resolution
8. Corn Refiners Association Applauds American Medical Association Decision on High Fructose Corn Syrup
9. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Hawaii and American Well Bring Online Care to the State of Hawaii
10. American Well and Microsoft Enter Into a Strategic Collaboration to Bring Healthcare to Peoples Homes
11. American Well Launches the Online Healthcare Marketplace
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/29/2017)... ... March 29, 2017 , ... Immunotherapy has emerged as one of the most ... touted to be the next revolution in our fight against this complex disease. One ... of immune checkpoint inhibitors such as PD-1 and PD-L1 inhibitors. , While a few ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... March 29, ... ... suburbs and South Hills of Pittsburgh now have easier access to the ... only by Allegheny Health Network (AHN). Orthopaedic surgeons at Forbes Hospital and ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... ... March 29, 2017 , ... The Wharton School of ... Julie Taffet Moelis, W’81, have made a $10 million gift to establish the ... that will provide a pathway to a Wharton MBA for highly-qualified Penn undergraduates whose ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... ... March 29, 2017 , ... VisualSP has helped over ... recently, the only option for on-premises installation of its Help System for SharePoint was ... install the system into the entire tenant. , The company recently released a ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... ... ... Tuesday, March 28, 2017, is the annual American Diabetes Association Alert Day, ... find out if they are at risk for developing Type 2 diabetes. In recognition ... by programming the LAX pylons the color red. Downtown’s U.S. Bank Tower Crown Lights ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:3/29/2017)... 29, 2017   Royal Philips (NYSE: ... technology, and PathAI, a company that develops artificial ... aim to develop solutions that improve the precision ... other diseases. The partnership aims to build deep ... of artificial intelligence to be applied to massive ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... 2017 Neurim Pharmaceuticals ("Neurim") and ... exclusive marketing rights for Neurim,s new Rx PedPRM in ... ... sleep disorders in children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and neurogenetic ... for children. The collaboration with Exeltis will help increase ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global ... to their offering. ... The global patient safety and risk management software market is ... Patient safety has become a priority for almost all ... in the last decade and is currently on the verge of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: