MDS is a bone marrow failure disorder
Board of Directors
Stephen D. Nimer, MD – Chairman

Director, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
Professor of Medicine, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, Florida, U.S.A.

Pierre Fenaux, MD, PhD

Professor of Hematology
Hôpital St. Louis /Université Paris 7
Paris, France


Peter L. Greenberg, MD

Professor of Medicine/Hematology
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, California, U.S.A.

Sandra Kurtin, PhDc, ANP-C, AOCN

Hematology/Oncology Nurse Practitioner
The University of Arizona Cancer Center
Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona, U.S.A.


Alan F. List, MD

President and CEO
Frank and Carol Morsani Endowed Chair
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
and Research Institute
Tampa, Florida, U.S.A.

Luca Malcovati, MD

Associate Professor of Hematology
Department of Molecular Medicine
University of Pavia
Department of Hematology Oncology
Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo
Pavia, Italy


Roberta Smith, CPA

Treasurer
Newtown, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Emeritus Members

John M. Bennett, MD

Professor of Medicine, Emeritus
Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, New York, U.S.A

Charlotte M. Niemeyer, MD

Professor of Pediatrics
University Children’s Hospital
Freiburg, Germany


Franz Schmalzl, MD

Innsbruck, Austria

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