ASA Committees
2015 - 2016

Andrology Laboratories

Erma Z. Drobnis, PhD
(Chair)
Anna - Marie Bort
(Committee Member)
David S. Karabinus, PhD
(Committee Member)
Charles H. Muller, PhD, HCLD CC
(Committee Member)
Alexander W. Pastuszak, MD, PhD
(Committee Member)
Angela Reese, TS
(Committee Member)
Susan Ann Rothmann, PhD, HCLD
(Committee Member)
Steven M. Schrader, PhD
(Committee Member)
Suresh C. Sikka, PhD, HCLD
(Committee Member)
Carol S. Sloan, MS
(Committee Member)

Archives & History Committee

Steven M. Schrader, PhD
(Chair)
James Ford, Jr., PhD
(Committee Member)
Jean L. Fourcroy, MD, PhD, MPH
(Committee Member)
Rex A. Hess, MS, PhD
(Committee Member)
David S. Karabinus, PhD
(Committee Member)
Sophie La Salle, PhD
(Committee Member)
Angela Reese, TS
(Committee Member)
Susan Ann Rothmann, PhD, HCLD
(Committee Member)
Carol S. Sloan, MS
(Committee Member)
Anna Steinberger, PhD
(Committee Member)
Ronald Swerdloff, MD
(Committee Member)

Awards Committee

Deborah A. O'Brien, PhD
(Chair)
John K. Amory, MD, MPH
(Committee Member)
Robert Edward Brannigan, MD
(Committee Member)
Gail A. Cornwall, PhD
(Committee Member)
Martine Culty, PhD
(Committee Member)
Sally Perreault Darney, PhD
(Committee Member)
Dolores J. Lamb, PhD, HCLD
(Committee Member)
Kate Loveland, PhD
(Committee Member)
Puneet Masson, MD
(Committee Member)
Stephanie T. Page, MD, PhD
(Committee Member)
Gail S. Prins, PhD
(Committee Member)
Ranjith Ramasamy, MD
(Committee Member)
Bernard Robaire, PhD
(Committee Member)
James F. Smith, MD, MS
(Committee Member)
Pablo E. Visconti, PhD
(Committee Member)
Barry R. Zirkin, PhD
(Committee Member)

Basic Science Workshop

Elizabeth Snyder, PhD
(Chair)
Thomas Garcia, PhD
(Committee Member)
Matthew Kovak, MS
(Committee Member)
Sophie La Salle, PhD
(Committee Member)
Peter Liu, MBBS, PhD, FRACP
(Committee Member)
Kate Loveland, PhD
(Committee Member)
Cristian O'Flaherty, PhD, DVM
(Committee Member)
Margarita Vigodner, PhD
(Committee Member)

ByLaws Committee

Jannette Dufour, PhD
(Co-Chair)
Peter Liu, MBBS, PhD, FRACP
(Co-Chair)
Terry R. Brown, PhD
(Committee Member)
Erma Z. Drobnis, PhD
(Committee Member)
George L. Gerton, PhD
(Committee Member)
Moira K. O'Bryan, BSc, PhD
(Committee Member)
Jacques J. Tremblay, PhD
(Committee Member)

Communications and Media Committee

Sarah Kimmins, PhD
(Chair)
Janice L. Bailey, PhD
(Committee Member)
Rex A. Hess, MS, PhD
(Committee Member)
Marvin L. Meistrich, PhD
(Committee Member)
Katja Teerds, PhD
(Committee Member)
Jacques J. Tremblay, PhD
(Committee Member)
Paul Jacob Turek, MD
(Committee Member)

Diversity Committee

Maria Christina W. Avellar, PhD
(Chair)
George L. Gerton, PhD
(Vice Chair)
Naazish Alladin, BSc
(Committee Member)
Christiaan de Jager, BSc, MSc, PhD
(Committee Member)
Folami Ideraabdullah, PhD
(Committee Member)
Carolina Jorgez, PhD
(Committee Member)
Carol C. Linder, MA, PhD
(Committee Member)
Peter Liu, MBBS, PhD, FRACP
(Committee Member)
Patricia A. Martin-DeLeon, PhD
(Committee Member)
Patricia L. Morris, PhD, MS
(Committee Member)
Camilla Ribeiro, PhD
(Committee Member)
Hooman Sadri-Ardekani, MD,PhD
(Committee Member)
Ana Maria Salicioni, PhD
(Committee Member)
Terry T. Turner, PhD
(Committee Member)
Pablo E. Visconti, PhD
(Committee Member)
Humphrey Hung-Chang Yao, PhD
(Committee Member)

Endowment Committee

Susan Ann Rothmann, PhD, HCLD
(Chair)
Rudi Ansbacher, MD
(Committee Member)
Gail A. Cornwall, PhD
(Committee Member)
Sally Perreault Darney, PhD
(Committee Member)
Erwin Goldberg, PhD
(Committee Member)
Mohit Khera, MD
(Committee Member)
Deborah A. O'Brien, PhD
(Committee Member)
Dana Alan Ohl, MD
(Committee Member)
Michael A. Palladino, PhD
(Committee Member)
Gail S. Prins, PhD
(Committee Member)
Bernard Robaire, PhD
(Committee Member)
Steven M. Schrader, PhD
(Committee Member)
Richard J. Sherins, MD
(Committee Member)
Paul Jacob Turek, MD
(Committee Member)
Terry T. Turner, PhD
(Committee Member)
Donna L. Vogel, MD, PhD
(Committee Member)

Ethics Committee

Ronald W. Lewis, MD, FACS
(Chair)
Rudi Ansbacher, MD
(Committee Member)
Keith D. Smith, MD
(Committee Member)

Finance Committee

Michael A. Palladino, PhD
(Chair)
Erwin Goldberg, PhD
(Committee Member)
Rex A. Hess, MS, PhD
(Committee Member)
Vassilios Papadopoulos, D.Pharm., PhD
(Committee Member)
Jay I. Sandlow, MD
(Committee Member)
Jacquetta M. Trasler, MD, PhD
(Committee Member)

Future Meetings Committee

John McCarrey, PhD
(Chair)
Janice L. Bailey, PhD
(Committee Member)
Nina Sarah Davis, MD
(Committee Member)
Alan Diekman, PhD
(Committee Member)
Janice P. Evans, PhD
(Committee Member)
Erwin Goldberg, PhD
(Committee Member)
Charles H. Muller, PhD, HCLD CC
(Committee Member)
Michael A. Palladino, PhD
(Committee Member)

Industrial Relations Committee

Joseph P. Alukal, MD
(Chair)
Mohit Khera, MD
(Committee Member)
Tobias S. Kohler, MD, MPH, FACS
(Committee Member)
Kirk C. Lo, MD, FRCSC
(Committee Member)
Allen D. Seftel, MD, FACS
(Committee Member)

International Liaison Committee

Patricia S. Cuasnicu, PhD
(Chair)
Maria Christina W. Avellar, PhD
(Committee Member)
Elisabetta Baldi, PhD
(Committee Member)
Catherine Itman, PhD
(Committee Member)
Robert Sullivan, PhD
(Committee Member)
Christina Wang, MD
(Committee Member)

Journal Committee

Rex A. Hess, MS, PhD
(Chair)
John K. Amory, MD, MPH
(Committee Member)
Gail A. Cornwall, PhD
(Committee Member)
Marvin L. Meistrich, PhD
(Committee Member)

Journal Editors

Douglas T. Carrell, PhD, HCLD
(Editors-In Chief)
Ewa Rajpert-De Meyts, MD, PhD, DMSc
(Editors-In Chief)

Laboratory Science Forum

David S. Karabinus, PhD
(Chair)
Aniela Bollendorf, MT
(Committee Member)
Charles H. Muller, PhD, HCLD CC
(Committee Member)
Robin Pillow, BS, CT (ASCP)
(Committee Member)
David Quiceno
(Committee Member)
Angela Reese, TS
(Committee Member)
Suresh C. Sikka, PhD, HCLD
(Committee Member)
Carol S. Sloan, MS
(Committee Member)

Liaison Committee

Cristian O'Flaherty, PhD, DVM
(Chair)
Martine Culty, PhD
(Committee Member)
Michael Louis Eisenberg, MD
(Committee Member)
Sophie La Salle, PhD
(Committee Member)
Ajay K. Nangia, MBBS, FACS
(Committee Member)
James F. Smith, MD, MS
(Committee Member)
Christina Wang, MD
(Committee Member)

Local Arrangements Committee

Wayne J.G. Hellstrom, MD, FACS
(Co-Chair)
Suresh C. Sikka, PhD, HCLD
(Co-Chair)

Membership Committee

Alan Diekman, PhD
(Chair)
Mary Katherine Samplaski, MD
(Co-Chair)
Ina Dobrinski, DVM, PhD
(Committee Member)
Benoit Guyonnet, PhD
(Committee Member)
Michael K. Holland, PhD
(Committee Member)
Jennifer Hughes
(Committee Member)
Catherine Itman, PhD
(Committee Member)
Matthew Kovak, MS
(Committee Member)
Peter Liu, MBBS, PhD, FRACP
(Committee Member)
Kirk C. Lo, MD, FRCSC
(Committee Member)
Christopher Payne, PhD
(Committee Member)
Wei Yan, MD, PhD
(Committee Member)
Zhibing Zhang, MD, PhD
(Committee Member)

Nominating Committee

Jay I. Sandlow, MD
(Chair)
Robert Edward Brannigan, MD
(Committee Member)
Erwin Goldberg, PhD
(Committee Member)
Marie-Claude Hofmann, PhD
(Committee Member)
Kate Loveland, PhD
(Committee Member)
Ajay K. Nangia, MBBS, FACS
(Committee Member)
Steven M. Schrader, PhD
(Committee Member)
Donna L. Vogel, MD, PhD
(Committee Member)

Program Committee

Arthur L. Burnett, II, MD
(Co-Chair)
Robert S. Viger, PhD
(Co-Chair)
John K. Amory, MD, MPH
(Committee Member)
Janice L. Bailey, PhD
(Committee Member)
Sylvie Breton, PhD
(Committee Member)
Terry R. Brown, PhD
(Committee Member)
Adrian S. Dobs, MD, MHS
(Committee Member)
Kwan-Hee Kim, PhD
(Committee Member)
Larry I. Lipshultz, MD
(Committee Member)
Kirk C. Lo, MD, FRCSC
(Committee Member)
Andrew R. McCullough, MD
(Committee Member)
Moira K. O'Bryan, BSc, PhD
(Committee Member)
Kyle Orwig, PhD
(Committee Member)
Lee B. Smith, PhD
(Committee Member)
William Wright, PhD
(Committee Member)

Public Affairs and Policy Committee

Ajay K. Nangia, MBBS, FACS
(Chair)
Sally Perreault Darney, PhD
(Committee Member)
James M. Dupree, IV, MD, MPH
(Committee Member)
Michael Louis Eisenberg, MD
(Committee Member)
James M. Hotaling, MD
(Committee Member)
Akanksha Mehta, MD
(Committee Member)
Mary Katherine Samplaski, MD
(Committee Member)
Jay I. Sandlow, MD
(Committee Member)
Steven M. Schrader, PhD
(Committee Member)
James F. Smith, MD, MS
(Committee Member)

Special Symposium

Mohit Khera, MD
(Co-Chair)
Tobias S. Kohler, MD, MPH, FACS
(Co-Chair)

Testis Workshop

Leslie Lynn Heckert, PhD
(Chair)
Amanda Lou Clark, MD
(Committee Member)
Barry T. Hinton, PhD
(Committee Member)
Sarah Kimmins, PhD
(Committee Member)
Kate Loveland, PhD
(Committee Member)
Stuart B. Moss, PhD
(Committee Member)
David Page, PhD
(Committee Member)
Vassilios Papadopoulos, D.Pharm., PhD
(Committee Member)
Gail S. Prins, PhD
(Committee Member)
Takashi Shinohara, PhD
(Committee Member)
Katja Teerds, PhD
(Committee Member)
Jacquetta M. Trasler, MD, PhD
(Committee Member)
Christina Wang, MD
(Committee Member)
Wei Yan, MD, PhD
(Committee Member)

Trainee Affairs

Sophie La Salle, PhD
(Chair)
Mara Roth, MD
(Co-Chair)
Mahmoud Aarabi, MD, PhD
(Trainee Representative)
Luke Simon, PhD
(Trainee Representative)
Océane Albert, PhD
(Committee Member)
Jared M. Bieniek, MD
(Committee Member)
Alan Diekman, PhD
(Committee Member)
James Foster, PhD
(Committee Member)
George L. Gerton, PhD
(Committee Member)
Summer Goodson, PhD
(Committee Member)
Barry T. Hinton, PhD
(Committee Member)
Peter Liu, MBBS, PhD, FRACP
(Committee Member)
Matthew R. Marcello, PhD
(Committee Member)
Michael A. Palladino, PhD
(Committee Member)
Alexander W. Pastuszak, MD, PhD
(Committee Member)
Genevieve Plante, BSc
(Committee Member)
Budhan S. Pukazhenthi, DVM, PhD
(Committee Member)
Hooman Sadri-Ardekani, MD,PhD
(Committee Member)
Ana Maria Salicioni, PhD
(Committee Member)
Mary Katherine Samplaski, MD
(Committee Member)
Elizabeth Snyder, PhD
(Committee Member)
Chantal M. Sottas, BA
(Committee Member)
Donna L. Vogel, MD, PhD
(Committee Member)
Ping Ye, PhD
(Committee Member)