IFAO Board Members 2016
Years of Service as Board Member in Parentheses (Maximum)
Terms Begin January 1
Chairman 2016-2017, Vice Chairman 2015: Prof. Bernd Stegmayr, MD, PhD (2012-2017). University Hospital of Northern Sweden, Umea, Sweden.
Vice-Chairman 2016-2017: Prof. Toru Masuzawa, PhD (2014 – 2019). Ibaraki University, Ibaraki, Japan.
Secretary 2008-2011, 2016-2019: Stephen R. Ash, MD, FACP Indiana University Health Arnett and HemoCleanse Technologies LLC, Lafayette, Indiana, USA. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Treasurer 2016-2019: Karen Burke. Executive Director, ASAIO, Boca Raton, Florida.
JSAO Board Members
* Prof. Koichi Toda, MD, PhD (2016 – 2021). Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan. (Also Congress Chairperson for JSAO conference of JSAO-IFAO 2019).
* Prof. Toru Masuzawa, PhD (2014-2019). Ibaraki University, Ibaraki, Japan.
* Prof. Kenichi Matsuda, M.D., Ph.D. , M.Eng. (2016 – 2021). University of Yamanashi School of Medicine, Yamanashi, Japan.
ESAO Board Members
*Prof. Heinrich Schima, PhD (2016-2021). Medical University Vienna, Austria.
*Prof. Rui L. Reis, PhD (2012-2017). University of Minho, Guimarães, Portugal.
*Prof. Bernd Stegmayr, MD (2014-2019). University Hospital of Northern Sweden Umea, Sweden.
ASAIO Board Members
* Prof. William Fissell (2016-2021). Vanderbilt University, Nashville, USA
* Prof. Peter Wearden (2016-2021). University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, USA
* Prof. Mark Slaughter (2016-2021). University of Louisville, USA
Congress Chairpersons (Ex-Officio Members)
2017 ESAO-IFAO in Vienna, Europe. Prof. Heinrich Schima, PhD. Medical University Vienna, Austria.
2019 JSAO-IFAO in Osaka, Japan. Yoshiki Sawa, MD, PhD. Osaka University, Osaka, Japan.