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Professional Members

Thinking of joining the MDS Foundation as a Professional Member? Our Professional Members are recognized on our MDS Foundation website as well as in our printed newsletters. Professional members also enjoy discounted registration rates at our biennial International Symposia, as well as a discounted subscription rate to Leukemia Research. In addition, membership fees help to support our educational programs, events, research, and advocacy efforts.

To join the MDS Foundation and help us fulfill our mission of moving closer to a cure for MDS, please visit our website at https://www.mds-foundation.org/professional-annual-membership-application/

Below is a list of our current Professional Members:

United States
Camille Abboud, MD, St. Louis, MO
Aref Al-Kali, MD, Rochester, MN
Steven L. Allen, MD, Lake Success, NY
Kimo Bachiashvili, MD
Maria R. Baer, MD, Baltimore, MD
Asad Bashey, MD, Atlanta, GA
Rafael Bejar, MD, PhD
John M. Bennett, MD, Rochester, NY
Emmanuel C. Besa, MD, Philadelphia, PA
James Blachly, MD
Kelly Bolton, MD, PhD
Raul C. Braylan, MD, Bethesda, MD
Andrew M. Brunner, MD, Boston, MA
Victor Chang, MD, FACP, East Orange, NJ
Alden Chesney, MD, Richmond, VA
Robert H. Collins, Jr., MD, FACP, Dallas, TX
Seth J. Corey, MD
Christopher R. Coyle, MD
Larry Cripe, MD, Indianapolis, IN
Peter T. Curtin, MD, San Diego, CA
Magdalena Czader, MD, PhD, Indianapolis, IN
Carlos M. de Castro, MD, Durham, NC
H. Joachim Deeg, MD, Seattle, WA
Matthew DeSilva
Amy E. DeZern, MD, MHS, Baltimore, MD
John F. DiPersio, MD, PhD, St. Louis, MO
Erika Eksioglu, PhD, MS
M. Tarek Elghetany, MD, Houston, TX
Salman Fazal, MD, Pittsburgh, PA
Maria Figueroa, MD, Miami, FL
Peggy Finstn, MD
James M. Foran, MD, FRCP, Jacksonville, FL
Stephen Forman, MD, Duarte, CA
Olga Frankfurt, MD, Chicago, IL
Steven Fruchtman, MD, Newtown, PA
Alejandro Garcia-Hernandez, MD, Gadsden, AL
Guillermo Garcia-Manero, MD, Houston, TX
Stuart L. Goldberg, MD, Hackensack, NJ
Carlos Vigil Gonzales, MD, Iowa City, IA
Steven D. Gore, MD, New Haven, CT
Timothy Graubert, MD, Boston, MA
Peter L. Greenberg, MD, Stanford, CA
Stephanie Gregory, MD, Chicago, IL
Elizabeth A. Griffiths, MD, Buffalo, NY
Gregory Hale, MD, Saint Petersburg, FL
Robert P. Hasserjian, MD, Boston, MA
Michel Hoessly, MD, Paoli, PA
Gregory Hole, MD
Aaron Hoskins, PhD
Gang Huang, PhD, Cincinnati, OH
Ishmael Jaiyesimi, DO, Royal Oak, MI
Brian A. Jonas, MD, PhD, Sacramento, CA
Mark Juckett, MD, Madison, WI
Hagop M. Kantarjian, MD, Houston, TX
Michael Kenneth Keng, MD, Charlottesville, VA
Samer Khaled, MD, Duarte, CA
Jeffery Klco, MD, Memphis, TN
Virginia M. Klimek, MD, New York, NY
Rami Komrokji, MD, Tampa, FL
Amelia Langston, MD, Atlanta, GA
Richard A. Larson, MD, Chicago, IL
Jane L. Liesveld, MD, Rochester, NY
Alan F. List, MD, Tampa, FL
Mark R. Litzow, MD, Rochester, MN
Selina Luger, MD, Philadelphia, PA
Roger M. Lyons, MD, San Antonio, TX
Lori Maness, MD, Omaha, NE
Philip L. McCarthy, MD, Buffalo, NY
Stephen Medlin, MD, Cincinnati, OH
Kenneth R. Meehan, MD, Lebanon, NH
Raul R. Mena, MD, Glendale , CA
Sanjay Mohan, MD, Nashville, TN
Joseph O. Moore, MD, Durham, NC
Lynn Moscinski, MD, Tampa, FL
Suneel D. Mundle, PhD, Naperville, IL
Shyamala Navada, MD, New York, NY
Stephen D. Nimer, MD, Miami, FL
Casey L. O'Connell, MD, Los Angeles, CA
Margaret O'Donnell, MD, Duarte, CA
Philip Pancari, MD, Philadelphia, PA
Daniel Pollyea, MD, MS, Aurora, CO
Bayard L. Powell, MD, Winston-Salem, NC
Vishal Ranpura Ranpura, MD, Moreno Valley, CA
Nagesh Rao, PhD, FACMG
Anastasios Raplis, MD
Azra Raza, MD, New York, NY
Brandi Reeves, MD, Chapel Hill, NC
James M. Rossetti, MD
David Sallman, MD
Marianne Santaguida, PhD
Michael R. Savona, MD, FACP, Nashville, TN
Hamid Sayar, MD, MS, Indianapolis, IN
Dale Schaar, MD, New Brunswick, NJ
Gary J. Schiller, MD, Los Angeles, CA
Richard K. Shadduck, MD, Savannah, GA
Paul Shami, MD, Salt Lake City, UT
Jamile M. Shammo, MD, Chicago, IL
Akiko Shimamura, MD, PhD, Boston, MA
Barry S. Skikne, MD, Kansas City, KS
Kellie Sprague, MD, Boston, MA
Lisa Sproat, MD, Phoenix, AZ
David P. Steensma, MD, Boston, MA
Sandra Swantek, MD
Sachdev Thomas, MD
James E. Thompson, MD, Buffalo, NY
Swapna Thota, MD
Zuzana Thothava, MD, PhD
Raoul Tibes, MD, PhD, New York, NY
Thu Le Trinh, MD
Amit Verma, MD
Alison R. Walker, MD, Columbus, OH
Erica Warlick, MD, Minneapolis, MN
Cecilia Arana Yi, MD, Albuquerque, NM
Ling Zhang, MD, Tampa, FL
OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES
Sergio Amadori, MD, Rome , Italy
Stefan Balabanov, MD, Zürich , Switzerland
Marielle Beckers, MD, Leuven , Belgium
Lea Bernard, MD, FRCPC
Ann-Charlotte Bjorklund
Nicolas Bonadies, MD, Bern , Switzerland
Rena Buckstein, MD, FRCPC, Toronto, Ontario , Canada
Gesine Bug, MD, Frankfurt , Germany
Jaroslav Čermák, MD, PhD, Prague , Czech Republic
Suning Chen, MD, PhD, Suzhou , China
June-Won Cheong, MD, Seoul , South Korea
Theo J.M. de Witte, MD, PhD, Nijmegen , The Netherlands
Michel Delforge, PhD, Leuven , Belgium
Matteo G. Della Porta, MD, Milan, Italy
Mike Dennis, MD, Manchester , United Kingdom
Maria Diez-Campelo, MD, PhD, Salamanca , Spain
Yigal Dror, MD
Kalman Filanovsky, MD, Rehovot , Israel
Arnold Ganser, MD, Hannover , Germany
Ulrich Germing, MD, Düsseldorf , Germany
Katharina Götze, MD, Munich , Germany
Marie Pierre Gourin, MD, Limoges , France
Sofia Grille, MD, PhD
Kirsten Grønbaek, MD, Copenhagen , Denmark
Emmanuel Gyan, MD, PhD, Tours , France
Detlef Haase, MD, PhD, Göttingen , Germany
Torsten Haferlach, MD
Stefan Heinrichs, PhD, Essen , Germany
Eva Hellström-Lindberg, MD, PhD, Stockholm , Sweden
Monika Jonsson
Jonathan Kell, MD, Cardiff , United Kingdom
Melita Kenealy, MD, Victoria , Australia
Wolfgang Kern, MD, Munich , Germany
Anjum Khan, MD
Sally Killick, MD, Bournemouth , United Kingdom
Lars Kjeldsen, MD, PhD, Copenhagen , Denmark
Nicolaus Kröger, MD, PhD, Hamburg , Germany
Saskia Langemeijer, MD, Nijmegen , Netherlands
Heather Leitch, MD, PhD
Xiao Li, MD, PhD, Shanghai , China
Teresa Madera Blanco, PhD
Ulrich Mahlknecht, MD, PhD, Solingen , Germany
Inga Mandac Rogulj, MD, Zagreb , Croatia
Markus G. Manz, MD, Zürich , Switzerland
Claus Marcher, MD
Akira Matsuda, MD, Hidaka, Saitama , Japan
Moshe Mittelman, MD, Tel-Aviv , Israel
Yasushi Miyazaki, MD, Nagasaki City , Japan
Srinivasan Narayanan, MD, Southampton, Hampshire , United Kingdom
Charlotte Niemeyer, MD, Freiburg , Germany
Kiyoyuki Ogata, MD, FACP, Chofu , Japan
Stefani Parmentier, MD, Winnenden , Germany
Jakob R. Passweg, MD, MS, Basel , Switzerland
Michael Pfeilstöcker, MD, Vienna , Austria
Uwe Platzbecker, MD, Dresden , Germany
Bruno Quesnel, MD, Lille , France
Markus Radsak, MD, Mainz , Germany
Fernando Ramos, MD, PhD, MPH, Leon , Spain
Michael Rauh, MD, Kingston, Ontario , Canada
Kevin Rouault-Pierre, PhD
Alicia Rovo, MD, Bern , Switzerland
Aleksandar Savic, Professor MD
Mary Lynn Savoie, MD, Calgary, Alberta , Canada
John F. Seymour, MD, Melbourne, Victoria , Australia
Lee-Yung Shih, MD, Taoyuan , Taiwan
Jake Shortt, MD, Victoria , Australia
Katja Sockel, MD
Aspasia Stamatoullas, MD, Rouen , France
Reinhard Stauder, MD
Argiris S. Symeonidis, MD, Patras , Greece
Akifumi Takaori-Kondo, MD, PhD
Gevorg Tamamyan, MD, Yerevan , Armenia
Hwei-Fiang Tien, MD, Taipei , Taiwan
Hongyan Tong, MD, Hangzhou , China
David Valcárcel, MD, PhD, Barcelona , Spain
Norbert Vey, MD, Marseille , France
Athina Nora Viniou, MD, Athens , Greece
Despoina Violidaki, MD
Sara von Bahr GrebEick, PhD
Maria Teresa Voso, MD, Rome , Italy
Alan Warren, MD, PhD
Richard A. Wells, MD, Toronto, Ontario , Canada
Dan Wiseman, MD, Withington, Manchester , United Kingdom
Zhijian Xiao, MD, Tianjin , China
Yumi Yamamoto, BA, Tokyo , Japan
Karen Yee, MD, Toronto, Ontario , Canada
Yataro Yoshida, MD, Kyoto , Japan
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