Leadership

OFFICERS
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
                                    
President
PATRICIA MIRON, PhD, FACMG
Professor of Pathology
UMass Memorial Medical Center
Scientific Director, Cytogenetics & Genomics
Quest Diagnostics
Worcester, MA, 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 2021-2022
OBI L. GRIFFITH, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Oncology)
Assistant Director, McDonnell Genome Institute
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO, USA

JANE HOULDSWORTH, PhD
Vice Chair, Division of Molecular Pathology, Associate Professor of Pathology
Mount Sinai Health System
Franklin Lakes, NJ, USA

                                         
President Elect 2022-2023
RASHMI KANAGAL-SHAMANNA, MD, FCAP

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

KILANNIN KRYSIAK, PhD, FACMG
Assistant Professor of Pathology & Immunology
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO, USA

                           
Secretary
FADY MIKHAIL, MD, PhD, FACMG
Professor, Clinical Genetics
Co-Director, Clinical Cytogenetics Laboratory
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL, 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
                                    

Treasurer
XINJIE XU, PhD, FACMG
Co-Director of Genomics Laboratory
Senior Associate Consultant
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA
NIROSHI SENARATNE, PhD, FACMG
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Associate Laboratory Director, Clinical Cytogenetics & Molecular Diagnostics Laboratories
University of California Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA, USA
             
TERESA SMOLAREK, PhD, FACMG
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
                                
ALAA KOLEILAT, PhD
Laboratory Genetics and Genomics Fellow
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA
MARILENA MELAS, PhD
Assistant Clinical Lab Director
New York Genome Center
New York, NY, USA
            
CONSULTING ADVISORS
               
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 Director
Asheville, NC, USA