Leadership

OFFICERS
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
                                    
President
YASSMINE AKKARI, PhD, FACMG
Scientific Director, Cytogenetics
Technical Director, Molecular Pathology
Manager, Genetics Laboratory Operations
Legacy Health
Portland, OR, USA 

LINDA BAUGHN, PhD
Co-Director of Cytogenomics Laboratory
Consultant, Department of Clinical Genomics
Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine And Pathology

Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA

                               
President-Elect
PATRICIA MIRON, PhD, FACMG
Associate Professor of Pathology,
University of Massachusetts Medical School,
Worcester, MA, USA

OBI L. GRIFFITH, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Oncology)
Assistant Director, McDonnell Genome Institute
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO, USA
                                         
Past President
ADRIAN M. DUBUC, PhD, FACMG

Assistant Professor in Pathology, Harvard Medical School
Assistant Director of Cytogenetics, Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA, USA

JENNELLE HODGE, PhD, FACMG
Associate Professor of Medical and Molecular Genetics
Co-Director, Cytogenetics Laboratory
Associate Director, Molecular Genetics Diagnostic Laboratory
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN, USA
                           

Secretary
ALKA CHAUBEY, PhD, FACMG
Cheif Medical Officer, Bionano Genomics
Atlanta, GA, USA

RASHMI KANAGAL-SHAMANNA, MD
Associate Professor, Hematopathology
Director, Microarray Facility, Molecular Diagnostic Lab
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX, USA
                                    

Treasurer
XINJIE XU, PhD, FACMG
Co-Director of Genomics Laboratory
Senior Associate Consultant
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA


TREVOR PUGH, PhD, FACMG
Canada Research Chair in Translational Genomics, Senior Scientist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Director, Genomics, Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, Associate Professor, Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto
Toronto, ON, Canada
             
TERESA SMOLAREK, PhD, FACMG
Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati, Director, Laboratory of Genetics and Genomics, Cincinnati Childrens Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH, USA
              
JUNIOR BOARD MEMBERS
                                
KILANNIN KRYSIAK, PhD
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO, USA

REBECCA SMITH, PhD
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN, USA
CONSULTING ADVISORS
               
MIN FANG, MD, PhD, FACMG
Professor of Pathology, University of Washington, Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seattle, WA, USA
M. ANWAR IQBAL, PhD, FACMG
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Director of the Microarray CGH laboratory,
Associate Director, Cytogenetics Laboratory
University of Rochester Medical Center, NY
Rochester, NY, USA
                                        
BRYNN LEVY, MSc(Med), PhD, FACMG
Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology at CUMC
Director, Clinical Cytogenetics Laboratory
Co-Director, Division of Personalized Genomic Medicine
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University Medical Center & the New York Presbyterian Hospital
New York, NY, USA


ALAN LENNON, PhD, FACMG
Director, Clinical Cytogenetics, FISH and Microarray Services
Director, Cytogenetic Technologist Training Program
PathGroup
Nashville, TN, USA
                               
MARILYN M. LI, MD, FACMG
Professor of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical School,
Vice Chief of the Division of Genomic Diagnostics, Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia,
Philadelphia, PA, USA
                      
STAFF
                                      

KARLA J. GAY, MPA, HMCC
Executive Administrator
Asheville, NC, USA