Officers

Council Members 2023-2025

Jan Willem Alffenaar

IATDMCT President

University of Sydney
Sydney, Australia

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Christophe Stove

IATDMCT President-Elect

Ghent University
Ghent, Belgium

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Dario Cattaneo

IATDMCT Past President

L. Sacco University Hospital
Milano, Italy

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Florian Lemaitre

IATDMCT Secretary

Rennes University Hospital
Rennes, France

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Kamisha Johnson-Davis

IATDMCT Treasurer

ARUP Laboratories, University of Utah
Salt Lake City, USA

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Directors of Education

Birgit Koch

Director of Education

Erasmus MC
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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Satohiro Masuda

Director of Education

Himeji Dokkyo University
Himeji, Japan

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Miao Yan

Director of Education

Second Xiangya Hospital of Central South University
Changsha, China

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Councillors

Tomoyuki Mizuno

IATDMCT Councillor

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, USA

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Smita Pattanaik

IATDMCT Councillor

Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research
Chandigarh, India

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Paula Schaiquevich

IATDMCT Councillor

Hospital JP Garrahan
Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Jean-Baptiste Woillard

IATDMCT Councillor

University Hospital of Limoges
Limoges, France

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Council Members 2019-2021

Yusuke Tanigawara

IATDMCT President

Keio University School of Medicine
Tokyo, Japan

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Dario Cattaneo

IATDMCT President-Elect

L. Sacco University Hospital
Milano, Italy

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Maria Shipkova

IATDMCT Secretary

Synlab Holding Germany GmbH
Stuttgart, Germany

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Denise Anne McKeown

IATDMCT Treasurer

University of Glasgow
Glasgow, UK

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Teun van Gelder

IATDMCT Past President

Erasmus Medical Center
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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Debbie Marriott

Director of Education

St. Vincent's Hospital
Sydney, Australia

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Markus Meyer

Director of Education

Saarland University
Homburg, Germany

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Staffan Rosenborg

Director of Education

Karolinska University Hospital
Stockholm, Sweden

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Ryuji Kato

IATDMCT Councillor

Osaka University of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Japan

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Christophe Stove

IATDMCT Councillor

Ghent University
Belgium

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Nicolas Venisse

IATDMCT Councillor

INSERM (National Institute of Health and Medical Research)
France

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Miao Yan

IATDMCT Councillor

Second Xiangya Hospital of Central South University
China

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Council Members 2017-2019

Teun van Gelder

IATDMCT Past President

Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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Loralie Langman

IATDMCT Past President

Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA

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Yusuke Tanigawara

IATDMCT President-Elect

Keio University School of Medicine
Tokyo, Japan

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Maria Shipkova

Maria Shipkova

Klinikum Stuttgart
Stuttgart, Germany

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Denise Anne McKeown

IATDMCT Treasurer

University of Glasgow
Glasgow, UK

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Katharina Rentsch

Director of Education

University Hospital Basel
Basel, Switzerland

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Erik van Maarseveen

Director of Education

University Medical Center Utrecht
Utrecht, The Netherlands

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Staffan Rosenborg

Director of Education

Karolinska University Hospital
Stockholm, Sweden

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Debbie Marriott

IATDMCT Councillor

St. Vincent's Hospital
Sydney, NSW, Australia

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Markus Meyer

IATDMCT Councillor

Saarland University
Homburg, Germany

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Michael Neely

IATDMCT Councillor

Children's Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Christophe Stove

IATDMCT Councillor

Ghent University
Ghent University, Belgium

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IATDMCT Council 2015-2017

Loralie Langman

IATDMCT President

Mayo Clinic,
Rochester, MN, USA

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Pierre Wallemacq

IATDMCT Past President

University of St. Luc,
Brussels, Belgium

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Teun van Gelder

IATDMCT President-Elect

Erasmus Medical Center,
Rotterdam, Netherlands

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Yusuke Tanigawara

IATDMCT Secretary

Keio University,
Tokyo, Japan

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Gwendolyn McMillin

IATDMCT Treasurer

University of Utah, ARUP Laboratories,
Salt Lake City, UT, USA

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Mercè Brunet

Director of Education

University of Barcelona,
Barcelona, Spain

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Katharina Rentsch

Director of Education

University Hospital Basel,
Basel, Switzerland

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Maria Shipkova

Director of Education

Klinikum-Stuttgart,
Stuttgart-German

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Debbie Marriott

IATDMCT Councillor

St. Vincent's Hospital,
Sydney, Australia

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Markus Meyer

IATDMCT Councillor

Saarland University,
Homburg, Germany

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Franck Saint-Marcoux

IATDMCT Councillor

Limoges University Hospital,
Limoges, France

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Christoph Seger

IATDMCT Councillor

University Hospital Innsbruck,
Innsbruck, Austria

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IATDMCT Council 2013-2015

Pierre Wallemacq

IATDMCT President

University of St. Luc,
Brussels, Belgium

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Loralie Langman

IATDMCT President-Elect

Mayo Clinic,
Rochester, MN, USA

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Pierre Marquet

IATDMCT Past President

University of Limoges,
Limoges, France

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Yusuke Tanigawara

IATDMCT Secretary

Keio University,
Tokyo, Japan

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Gwendolyn McMillin

IATDMCT Treasurer

University of Utah, ARUP Laboratories,
Salt Lake City, UT, USA

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Mercè Brunet

Director of Education

University of Barcelona,
Barcelona, Spain

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Vanessa Steenkamp

Director of Education

University of Pretoria,
Pretoria, South Africa

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Eberhard Wieland

Director of Education

Klinikum-Stuttgart,
Stuttgart, Germany

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Olof Beck

IATDMCT Councillor

Karolinska University,
Stockholm, Sweden

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Katharina Rentsch

IATDMCT Councillor

University Hospital Basel
Basel, Switzerland

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Franck Saint-Marcoux

IATDMCT Councillor

Limoges University Hospital,
Limoges, France

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Christoph Seger

IATDMCT Councillor

University Hospital Innsbruck,
Innsbruck, Austria

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IATDMCT Council 2011-2013

Pierre Marquet

President

University Hospital Limoges
Limoges, France

Pierre Wallemacq

President-Elect

University Hospital St. Luc
Brussels, Belgium

Alexander (Sander) A. Vinks

Past President

Cincinnati Children's Hospital and Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH, USA

Donald LeGatt

Secretary

University of Alberta Hospital
Edmonton, AB, Canada

Loralie J. Langman

Treasurer

Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA

Tuen van Gelder

Director of Education

Erasmus Medical Center
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Paul Taylor

Director of Education

Princess Alexandra Hospital
Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Eberhard Wieland

Director of Education

Klinikum Stuttgart
Stuttgart, Germany

Olof Beck

Councilor

Karolinska Institutet
Stockholm, Sweden

Frank T. Peters

Councilor

Karolinska Institutet
Stockholm, Sweden

Katharina Rentsch

Councilor

University Hospital Basel
Basel, Switzerland

Benedetta Sallustio

Councilor

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Woodville, SA, Australia

Council Members 2009-2011

Alexander (Sander) A. Vinks

President

Cincinnati Children's Hospital and Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH, USA

Pierre Marquet

President-Elect

University Hospital Limoges
Limoges, France

Hans H. Maurer

Past President

Saarland University
Homburg/Saar, Germany

Donald LeGatt

Secretary

University of Alberta Hospital
Edmonton, AB, Canada

Loralie J. Langman

Treasurer

Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA

Tuen van Gelder

Director of Education

Erasmus Medical Center
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Vanessa Steenkamp

Director of Education

University of Pretoria
Pretoria, South Africa

Pierre Wallemacq

Director of Education

University Hospital St. Luc
Brussels, Belgium

Mercè Brunet

Councilor

Hospital Clinic of Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain

William Clarke

Councilor

Johns Hopkins Medicine
Baltimore, MD, USA

Frank T. Peters

Councilor

Friedrich Schiller University of Jena
Jena, Germany

Benedetta Sallustio

Councilor

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Woodville, SA, Australia

Council Members 2007-2009

Hans H. Maurer

President

Saarland University
Homburg, Germany

Alexander (Sander) A. Vinks

President-Elect

Cincinnati Children's Hospital and Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH, USA

David W. Holt

Past President

St. George's University of London
London, UK

Pierre Marquet

Secretary

University Hospital Limoges
Limoges, France

Victor W. Armstrong

Treasurer

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Göttingen, Germany

Marilyn Huestis

Director of Education

Biomedical Research Center (NIDA/NIH)
Baltimore, MD, USA

Atholl Johnston

Director of Education

Barts / London Queen Mary's University
London, UK

Sandra Solari

Director of Education

Catholic University of Chile
Santiago, Chile

Christine Collier

Councilor

Kingston General Hospital / Queen's University
Kingston, ON, Canada

Loralie J. Langman

Councilor

Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA

Tuen van Gelder

Councilor

Erasmus Medical Center
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Pierre Wallemacq

Councilor

University Hospital St. Luc
Brussels, Belgium

Council Members 2005-2007

David W. Holt

President

St. George's University of London
London, UK

Hans H. Maurer

President-Elect

University of Saarland
Homburg , Germany

Steven J. Soldin

Past President

Children's National Medical Center /
George Washington University
Washington, DC, USA

Alexander (Sander) A. Vinks

Secretary

Cincinnati Children's Hopital and Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH, USA

Victor W. Armstrong

Treasurer

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Göttingen, Germany

Uwe Christians

Director of Education

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Denver, CO, USA

Atholl Johnston

Director of Education

Barts / London Queen Mary's University
London, UK

Sandra Solari

Director of Education

Catholic University of Chile
Santiago, Chile

Christine Collier

Councilor

Kingston General Hospital / Queen's University
Kingston, ON, Canada

Claire George

Councilor

City Hospital
Birmingham W. Midlands, UK

Paul J. Taylor

Councilor

Princess Alexandra Hospital
Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Li Wang

Councilor

Peking University First Hospital
Beijing, China

Council Members 2003-2005

Steven J. Soldin

President

Children's National Medical Center /
George Washington University
Washington, DC, USA

David W. Holt

President-Elect

St. George's University of London
London, UK

Albert D. Fraser

Past President

Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre /
Capital Health
Halifax, NS, Canada

Alexander (Sander) A. Vinks

Secretary

Cincinnati Children's Hopital and Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH, USA

Raymond G. Morris

Treasurer

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Woodville, SA, Australia

Uwe Christians

Director of Education

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Denver, CO, USA

Donald LeGatt

Director of Education

University of Alberta Hospitals
Edmonton, AB, Canada

Hans H. Maurer

Director of Education

University of Saarland
Homburg, Germany

Victor W. Armstrong

Councilor

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Göttingen, Germany

Paul J. Taylor

Councilor

Princess Alexandra Hospital
Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Li Wang

Councilor

Peking University First Hospital
Beijing, China

John F. Wilson

Councilor

Wales College of Medicine
Cardiff, Wales, UK

Council Members 2001-2003

Albert D. Fraser

President

Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre
Halifax, NS, Canada

Steven J. Soldin

President-Elect

Children's National Medical Center /
George Washington University
Washington, DC, USA

Leslie (Les) M. Shaw

Past President

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA

Kimberly L. Napoli

Secretary

University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Houston, TX, USA

Raymond G. Morris

Treasurer

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Woodville, SA, Australia

Donald LeGatt

Director of Education

University of Alberta Hospitals
Edmonton, AB, Canada

Hans H. Maurer

Director of Education

University of Saarland
Homburg, Germany

Susan Tett

Director of Education

The University of Queensland
Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Victor W. Armstrong

Councilor

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Göttingen, Germany

Leendert J. Mostert

Councilor

Deltalab
Poortugaal, The Netherlands

Michael Stewart

Councilor

University of the Witwatersrand Medical School
Parktown, South Africa

John F. Wilson

Councilor

University of Wales
Cardiff, Wales, UK

Council Members 1999-2001

Leslie (Les) M. Shaw

President

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA

Albert D. Fraser

President-Elect

Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre
Halifax, NS, Canada

Michael Oellerich

Past President

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Göttingen, Germany

Kimberly L. Napoli

Secretary

University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Houston, TX, USA

Tai C. Kwong

Treasurer

University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY, USA

David W. Holt

Director of Education

St. George's Hospital Medical School
London, UK

Raymond G. Morris

Director of Education

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Woodville, SA, Australia

Alexander (Sander) A. Vinks

Director of Education

The University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinatti, OH, USA

Ken Ilett

Councilor

University of Western Australia
Nedlands, WA, Australia

Donald LeGatt

Councilor

University of Alberta Hospitals
Edmonton, AB, Canada

Michael Stewart

Councilor

University of the Witwatersrand Medical School
Parktown, South Africa

Alison Thomson

Councilor

University of Glasgow / Western Infirmary
Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Council Members 1997-1999

Michael Oellerich

President

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Göttingen, Germany

Leslie (Les) M. Shaw

President-Elect

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA

Philip Walson

Past President

Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH, USA

Albert D. Fraser

Secretary

Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre
Halifax, NS, Canada

Tai C. Kwong

Treasurer

University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY, USA

Victor W. Armstrong

Director of Education

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Göttingen, Germany

David W. Holt

Director of Education

St. George's Hospital Medical School
London, UK

Kimberly L. Napoli

Director of Education

University of Texas Medical School
Houston, TX, USA

Raymond G. Morris

Councilor

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Woodville, SA, Australia

Philip N. Patsalos

Councilor

UCL Institute of Neurology
London, UK

Dobrin A. Svinarov

Councilor

Medical University of Sofia
Sofia, Bulgaria

Steven H.Y. Wong

Councilor

Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI, USA

Council Members 1995-1997

Philip Walson

President

University of Cincinnati
Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH, USA

Michael Oellerich

President-Elect

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Göttingen, Germany

Ian D. Watson

Past President

University Hospital Aintree
Liverpool, UK

Albert D. Fraser

Secretary

Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre
Halifax, NS, Canada

Leslie (Les) M. Shaw

Treasurer

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA

Julia Potter

Director of Education

Royal Brisbane Hospital
Herston, QLD, Australia

Juliette Säwe

Director of Education

Karolinska Institute / Huddinge University Hospital
Huddinge, Sweden

Steven H.Y. Wong

Director of Education

Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI, USA

David W. Holt

Councilor

St. George's Hospital Medical School
London, UK

Takashi Mimaki

Councilor

Gifu University
Gifu City, Japan

Raymond G. Morris

Councilor

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Woodville, SA, Australia

Kimberly L. Napoli

Councilor

University of Texas Medical School
Houston, TX, USA

Council Members 1993-1995

Ian D. Watson

President

University Hospital Aintree
Liverpool, UK

Philip Walson

President-Elect

University of Cincinnati
Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH, USA

Steven H.Y. Wong

Past President

Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI, USA

Randall Yatscoff

Secretary

Isotechnika Inc.
Edmonton, AB, Canada

Roger Boeckx

Treasurer

Abbott Laboratories
Libertyville, IL, USA

Petrie Rainey

Director of Education

Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, CT, USA

Leslie (Les) M. Shaw

Director of Education

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA

Folke Sjӧqvist

Director of Education

Karolinska Institutet / Huddinge University Hospital
Huddinge, Sweden

Halina Matsumoto

Councilor

The Medical University School of Warsaw
Warsaw, Poland

Julia Potter

Councilor

Royal Brisbane Hospital
Herston, QLD, Australia

Kazuhiko Tanaka

Councilor

Osaka University of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Osaka, Japan

Ester Zylber-Katz

Councilor

Hadassah University Hospital
Jerusalem, Israel

Council Members 1991-1993

Steven H.Y. Wong

President

Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI, USA

Ian D. Watson

President-Elect

University Hospital Aintree
Liverpool, UK

Philip Walson

Secretary

University of Cincinnati
Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH, USA

Roger Boeckx

Treasurer

Abbott Laboratories
Libertyville, IL, USA

Petrie Rainey

Director of Education

Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, CT, USA

Folke Sjӧqvist

Director of Education

Karolinska Institutet / Huddinge University Hospital
Huddinge, Sweden

Anthony Fell

Councilor

Halina Matsumoto

Councilor

The Medical University School of Warsaw
Warsaw, Poland

John Miners

Councilor

Flinders Medical Center
Bedford Park, SA, Australia

Kazuhiko Tanaka

Councilor

Osaka University of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Osaka, Japan

Administrative Committee

Administrative Office

Pamela Lyons

Executive Director
IATDMCT Office, Kingston, ON, Canada

Awards Selection Committee

Purpose:
To coordinate & nominate potential Awardees

Yusuke Tanigawara

IATDMCT Past President (2019-2021)
Tokyo, Japan

 

Congress Site Selection Committee

Purpose:
To select the next Congress location

Jan Willem Alffenaar

University of Sydney
Sydney, Australia

 

Council Elections Committee

Purpose:
To coordinate & nominate potential next term Council members; Bylaws

Jan Willem Alffenaar

University of Sydney
Sydney, Australia

 

TDM Editorial

Purpose:
TDM Journal Editorial liaison to Executive

Uwe Christians

Editor-in-Chief
University of Colorado, Denver, CO, USA

TDM Editorial

Michael Oellerich

Associate Editor
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany

TDM Editorial

Philip N. Patsalos

Associate Editor
Chalfont Centre for Epilepsy, UK

Membership Recruitment / Retention Committee

Purpose:
IATDMCT Secretary and Councillors develop and coordinate initiatives to recruit new members and retain existing members

Florian Lemaitre

Rennes University Hospital
Rennes, France

Communications Committee

  • To attain real-time interactivity, global connectivity and highspeed information sharing.
  • To monitor platforms to ensure they are active; working & content is appropriate.
  • To assess and distribute to Social Media Teams important news to post.
  • To stay updated as Social Media platforms emerge, evolve & change thus CC must trends these changes, withdrawing redundant platforms and introducing new tools.
  • To assure & accomplish yearly calendar of postings and editions (Social media, Compass, e-News &Blog, TDM Adverts, Conferences announcements, Website updates, Educational Resources).
  • To collaborate with the Council, scientific committees and members to obtain educational material for the Resources area of the website;
  • To manage the monthly E-News and quarterly Compass to communicate to members the latest news and hot topics;
  • To manage IATDMCT social media platforms to encourage real time scientific interaction between IATDMCT members and with non-members;
  • To promote and coordinate communication activities at the annual Congress;
  • To promote IATDMCT Regional meetings.
  • Introduction of Instagram as Social Media;
  • IATDMCT Website restructure;
  • Introduction of COVID section in IATDMCT Website.

Communications Committee

Ofelia Noceti

Chair
Montevideo, Uruguay

Communications Committee

Ryuji Kato

Vice-Chair
Takatsuki, Japan

Compass Editorial Team

Natalia Riva

Editor-in-Chief
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Compass Editorial Team

Sherilyn Wong

Associate Editor
Adelaide, Australia

E-News

Manuela Neuman

Co-Editor
Toronto, Canada

 

E-News

Ryuji Kato

Co-Editor
Takatsuki, Japan

 

E-News

Miao Yan

Co-Editor
Changsha, China

 

Adverts

Yoko Urashima

Adverts Manager
Osaka, Japan

Webmasters

Alain Verstraete

Webmaster
Gent, Belgium

Webmasters

Ofelia Noceti

Webmaster
Montevideo, Uruguay

Social Media

Jana Stojanova

Blog and Podcast Manager
Sydney, Australia

 

Social Media

Olga Milan Lopez

Twitter/X
Barcelona, Spain