MDS is a bone marrow failure disorder

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 http://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
Sophia Adamia, PhD, Boston, MA
Aref Al-Kali, MD, Rochester, MN
Steven L. Allen, MD, Lake Success, NY
Erica Andersen, MD, Salt Lake City, UT
Martha Arellano, MD, Atlanta, GA
Maria R. Baer, MD, Baltimore, MD
Asad Bashey, MD, Atlanta, GA
Katharine Bee, PhD, New York, NY
Rafael Bejar, MD, PhD, San Diego, CA
John M. Bennett, MD, Rochester, NY
Harriet A. Bering, MD, Beverly, MA
Emmanuel C. Besa, MD, Philadelphia, PA
Leigh-Anne Blair , Newtown, PA
Adam Boruchov, MD, Hartford, CT
Michael Boxer, MD, Tucson, AZ
Raul C. Braylan, MD, Bethesda, MD
Randy A. Brown, MD, Gainesville, FL
Andrew M. Brunner, MD, Boston, MA
Thomas W. Butler, MD, Mobile, AL
Huojun Cao, MD, Houston, TX
Hugo Castro-Malaspina, MD, New York, NY
Victor Chang, MD, FACP, East Orange, NJ
Jason X. Cheng, MD, PhD, Chicago, IL
Jonathan K. Cho, MD, Honolulu, HI
Stephen Chung, MD, New York, NY
Christopher R. Cogle, MD, Gainesville, FL
Robert H. Collins, Jr., MD, FACP, Dallas, TX
Seth J. Corey, MD, Richmond, VA
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
Amy E. DeZern, MD, MHS, Baltimore, MD
Bruce Dezube, MD, Cambridge, MA
John F. DiPersio, MD, PhD, St. Louis, MO
M. Tarek Elghetany, MD, Houston, TX
Sarah England, PA-C, Beckley, WV
Douglas V. Faller, MD, PhD, Boston, MA
Salman Fazal, MD, Pittsburgh, PA
Lenn Fechter, RN, BSN, San Carlos, CA
Donald I. Feinstein, MD, MACP, Los Angeles, CA
Maria E. Figueroa, MD, Ann Arbor, MI
James M. Foran, MD, FRCP, Jacksonville, FL
Steven Fruchtman, MD, Newtown, PA
Alejandro Garcia-Hernandez, MD, Gadsden, AL
Guillermo Garcia-Manero, MD, Houston, TX
Aaron T. Gerds, MD, MS, Cleveland, OH
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
Elizabeth A. Griffiths, MD, Buffalo, NY
Stephanie Halene, MD, New Haven, CT
Curtis A. Hanson, MD, Rochester, MN
Robert P. Hasserjian, MD, Boston, MA
Brenda Hawkes , Flint, MI
Charles Hesdorffer, MD, Washington, DC
Michel Hoessly, MD, Paoli, PA
Inga Hofmann, MD, Madison, WI
Gang Huang, PhD, Cincinnati, OH
Ishmael Jaiyesimi, DO, Royal Oak, MI
Peng Ji, MD, Chicago, IL
Brian A. Jonas, MD, PhD, Sacramento, CA
Mark Juckett, MD, Madison, WI
Hagop M. Kantarjian, MD, Houston, TX
Suresh B. Katakkar, MD, FRCPC, Tucson, AZ
Michael Kenneth Keng, MD, Charlottesville, VA
Leslie Kerns, RN, Atlanta, GA
Samer Khaled, MD, Duarte, CA
Jeffery Klco, MD, Memphis, TN
Virginia M. Klimek, MD, New York, NY
H. Phillip Koeffler, MD, Los Angeles, CA
Rami Komrokji, MD, Tampa, FL
Ravi Krishnadasan, MD, FACP, Tucson, AZ
Amelia Langston, MD, Atlanta, GA
Richard A. Larson, MD, Chicago, IL
Laszlo Leb, MD, Worcester, MA
Johanna B. Leonowicz, MD, West Trenton, NJ
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
Gabriel N. Mannis, MD, San Francisco, CA
Yvonne Matienko, LPN, Philadelphia, PA
Philip L. McCarthy, MD, Buffalo, NY
Richard McMasters, MD, Cincinnati, OH
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
Alvaro Moreno-Aspitia, MD , Jacksonville, FL
Lynn Moscinski, MD, Tampa, FL
Suneel D. Mundle, PhD, Naperville, IL
Han Myint, MD, PhD, Summit, NJ
Phuong L. Nguyen, MD, Rochester, MN
Stephen D. Nimer, MD, Miami, FL
Nolyn Nyatanga, MD, Long Island, NY
Casey L. O'Connell, MD, Los Angeles, CA
Margaret O'Donnell, MD, Duarte, CA
Michael Petrone, MD, Pennington, NJ
Vicki Plumb, RN, Lake Monroe, FL
Daniel Pollyea, MD, MS, Aurora, CO
Bayard L. Powell, MD, Winston-Salem, NC
Gabrielle T. Prince, MD, Baltimore, MD
Tomas Radivoyevitch, PhD, Cleveland, OH
Azra Raza, MD, New York, NY
Shannon Reilly, NP, Greenville, SC
Gail Roboz, MD, New York, NY
Michael R. Savona, MD, FACP, Nashville, TN
Hamid Sayar, MD, MS, Indianapolis, IN
Gary J. Schiller, MD, Los Angeles, CA
Jason R. Schwartz, MD, Memphis, TN
Karen Seiter, MD, Hawthorne, NY
Richard K. Shadduck, MD, Savannah, GA
Jamile M. Shammo, MD, Chicago, IL
Lewis R. Silverman, MD, New York, NY
Barry S. Skikne, MD, Kansas City, KS
Scott E. Smith, MD, PhD, FACP, Maywood, IL
Yuanbin Song, MD, New Haven, CT
Eduardo Sotomayor, MD, Tampa, FL
Kellie Sprague, MD, Boston, MA
Lisa Sproat, MD, Phoenix, AZ
Harry Staszewski, MD, Mineola , NY
David P. Steensma, MD, Boston, MA
James E. Thompson, MD, Buffalo, NY
Raoul Tibes, MD, Phoenix, AZ
Zuzana Tothova, MD, PhD, Brookline, MA
Amit Verma, MD, Bronx, NY
Alison R. Walker, MD, Columbus, OH
John P. Whitecar, Jr., MD, Columbus, MS
Leah Wolfe, R.Ph., Westlake, OH
Cecilia Arana Yi, MD, Albuquerque, NM
J. Dudley Youman, MD, Austin, TX
Linda Young, RN, Ellicott City, MD
Ling Zhang, MD, Tampa, FL
OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES
Calum Adams, ANP, Highand , Scotland
Hanan Alwazzan, MD, Alnuzha , Kuwait
Christopher Arthur, MD, St. Leonards NSW , Australia
Anita Atema, MSc, Utrecht , The Netherlands
Gabriela Baerlocher, MD, Bern , Switzerland
Haiyan Bao, MD, Suzhou , China
Marielle Beckers, MD, Leuven , Belgium
Monika Belicková, MD, Prague , Czech Republic
Massimo Bernardi, MD, Milan , Italy
Nicolas Bonadies, MD, Bern , Switzerland
Dominique Bordessoule, MD, Limoges , France
David T. Bowen, MD, Leeds , United Kingdom
Rena Buckstein, MD, FRCPC, Toronto, Ontario , Canada
Gesine Bug, MD, Frankfurt , Germany
Jheremy Enrique Reyes Castellanos, MD, Bogota , Colombia
Jaroslav Čermák, MD, PhD, Prague , Czech Republic
Mustafa Cetiner, MD, Istanbul , Turkey
Lynette Chee, MD, Kew, Victoria , Australia
Qiusheng Chen, MD, Shanghai , China
Limei Chen, MD, Xi'an , China
Suning Chen, MD, PhD, Suzhou , China
June-Won Cheong, MD, Seoul , South Korea
Laura Yolanda Chialanza Garcia, MD, São Paulo , Brazil
Shigeru Chiba, MD, Tsukuba, Ibaraki , Japan
Grace Christou, MD, Ottawa, Ontario , Canada
Rachel Cotter, RN, Barrie, Ontario , Canada
Gerard Crotty, MD, Tullamore, Co Offaly , Ireland
Guiyun Cui, MD, Jiangsu , P.R. China
Lucy Cussans , Adelaide , Australia
Fabio Pires De Souza Santos, MD, São Paulo , Brazil
Theo J.M. de Witte, MD, PhD, Nijmegen , The Netherlands
Consuelo del Cañizo, MD, PhD, Salamanca , Spain
Michel Delforge, PhD, Leuven , Belgium
Matteo G. Della Porta, MD, Milan, Italy
Mike Dennis, MD, Manchester , United Kingdom
Rishi Dhawan, MD, Chandigarh , India
Minghui Duan, MD, Beijing , China
Theofanis Economopoulos, MD, Salamanca , Spain
Sandor Fekete, MD, Withington , United Kingdom
Josè Maria Ferro, MD, Buenos Aires , Argentina
Kalman Filanovsky, MD, Rehovot , Israel
Chun Yew Fong, MD, Heidelberg, Victoria , Australia
Heiner Frost, MD, Spiez , Switzerland
Arnold Ganser, MD, Hannover , Germany
Michelle Geddes, MD, Calgary, Alberta , Canada
Ulrich Germing, MD, Düsseldorf , Germany
Gudrun Goehring, MD, Hannover , Germany
Katharina Götze, MD, Munich , Germany
Marie Pierre Gourin, MD, Limoges , France
Uri Greenbaum, MD, Beersheba , Israel
George Grigoriadis, MD, Victoria , Australia
Kirsten Grønbaek, MD, Copenhagen , Denmark
Emmanuel Gyan, MD, PhD, Tours , France
Detlef Haase, MD, PhD, Göttingen , Germany
Torsten Haferlach, MD, Munich , Germany
Amr Hanbali, MD, Riyadh , Saudi Arabia
Robert Hast, MD, Stockholm , Sweden
Guangsheng He, MD, Nanjing , China
Stefan Heinrichs, PhD, Essen , Germany
Eva Hellström-Lindberg, MD, PhD, Stockholm , Sweden
Andreas Himmelmann, MD, Lucerne , Switzerland
Sang Mee Hwang, PHD, Seongnam , South Korea
Aly Karsan, MD, Vancouver, BC , Canada
Jonathan Kell, MD, Cardiff , Wales
Peter Keller, MD, Berne , Switzerland
Melita Kenealy, MD, Victoria , Australia
Wolfgang Kern, MD, Munich , Germany
Sally Killick, MD, Bournemouth , United Kingdom
Lars Kjeldsen, MD, PhD, Copenhagen , Denmark
Janusz Krawczyk, MD, Galway , Republic of Ireland
Nicolaus Kröger, MD, PhD, Hamburg , Germany
Rajat Kumar, MD, Winnipeg, MB , Canada
Yueyun Lai, MD, Beijing , China
Wendy Lam, MD, Burnaby, British Columbia , Canada
Saskia Langemeijer, MD, Nijmegen , Netherlands
Claudio Marcelo Lastrebner, MD, Buenos Aires , Argentina
Bing Li, MD, Tianjin , China
Xiao Li, MD, PhD, Shanghai , China
Johannes Loferer, MD, Munich , Germany
Alan MacWhannell, MD, Wolverhampton , United Kingdom
Ulrich Mahlknecht, MD, PhD, Solingen , Germany
Inga Mandac Rogulj, MD, Zagreb , Croatia
Markus G. Manz, MD, Zürich , Switzerland
Katherine Marsden, MD, Surry Hills NSW , Australia
Akira Matsuda, MD, Hidaka, Saitama , Japan
Zoe McQuilten, MD, Clayton, Victoria , Australia
Drorit Grizim Merkel, MD, Tel Hashomer , Israel
Wolfgang Meyer, MD, Munich , Germany
Ken Mills, MD, Belfast, Northern Ireland , United Kingdom
Moshe Mittelman, MD, Tel-Aviv , Israel
Yasushi Miyazaki, MD, Nagasaki City , Japan
Ghulam J. Mufti, DM, FRCP, FRCPath, London , United Kingdom
Tracy Murphy, MD, Cambridge , United Kingdom
Abdulqadir Nashwan , Doha , Qatar
Charlotte Niemeyer, MD, Freiburg , Germany
Benet Nomdedeu, MD, Barcelona , Spain
Nicolas Novitzky, MD, Cape Town , South Africa
Kiyoyuki Ogata, MD, FACP, Chofu , Japan
Seishi Ogawa, MD, Kyoto , Japan
Kazuma Ohyashiki, MD, PhD, Tokyo , Japan
Stephen Opat, MD, Victoria , Australia
Howard S. Oster, MD, PhD, Tel Aviv , Israel
Rose Ann Padua, PhD, Paris , France
Vassiliki Pappa, MD, Athens , Greece
Stefani Parmentier, MD, Winnenden , Germany
Jakob R. Passweg, MD, MD, Basel , Switzerland
Michael Pfeilstöcker, MD, Vienna , Austria
Uwe Platzbecker, MD, Dresden , Germany
Julio Pose Cabarcos, MD, Ciudad Buenos Aires , Argentina
Jun Qian, MD, Zhenjiang, Jiangsu , P.R. China
Bruno Quesnel, MD, Lille , France
Fernando Ramos, MD, PhD, MPH, Leon , Spain
Michael Rauh, MD, Kingston, Ontario , Canada
Elvira D. Rodrigues Pereira Velloso, MD, PhD, São Paulo , Brazil
Christian Rose, MD, Lille , France
Alicia Rovo, MD, Bern , Switzerland
Nitzan Sagy , Tel Aviv , Israel
Grazia Sanpaolo, MD, San Giovanni Rotondo , Italy
Aleksandar Savic, MD, Novi Sad , Serbia
Mary Lynn Savoie, MD, Calgary, Alberta , Canada
Dominik Selleslag, MD, Brugge , Belgium
John F. Seymour, MD, Melbourne, Victoria , Australia
Lee-Yung Shih, MD, Taoyuan , Taiwan
Jake Shortt, MD, Victoria , Australia
Qiang Song, MD, Jinan , China
Michail Spanoudakis, MD, PhD, Keighley, West Workshire , United Kingdom
Aspasia Stamatoullas, MD, Rouen , France
Margarete Stampfl-Mattersberger, MD, Vienna , Austria
Reinhard Stauder, MD, Innsbruck , Austria
Galia Stemer, MD, Afula , Israel
John Storring, MD, Montreal, Quebec , Canada
Argiris S. Symeonidis, MD, Patras , Greece
Akifumi Takaori, MD, Kyoto , Japan
Gevorg Tamamyan, MD, Yerevan , Armenia
Hwei-Fiang Tien, MD, Taipei , Taiwan
Masao Tomonaga, MD, Nagasaki , Japan
Hongyan Tong, MD, Hangzhou , China
Arjan van de Loosdrecht, MD, PhD, Amsterdam , The Netherlands
Carolina Villegas Da Ros, MD, Valencia , Spain
Athina Nora Viniou, MD, Athens , Greece
Xiaomin Wang, MD, Urumqi , China
Xin Wang, MD, Jinan , China
Zhen Wang, MD, Nanjing , China
Richard A. Wells, MD, Toronto, Ontario , Canada
Gail Wilmot, RN, Carnegie, Victoria , Australia
Stefan Wirths, MD, Tübingen , Germany
Anthony Woods, MD, Oshawa, Ontario , Canada
Depei Wu, MD, Suzhou , China
Zhijian Xiao, MD, Tianjin , China
Yumi Yamamoto, BA, Tokyo , Japan
Karen Yee, MD, Toronto, Ontario , Canada
Yataro Yoshida, MD, Kyoto , Japan
Wenjuan Yu, MD, Hangzhou , China
Nancy Zhu, MD, Edmonton, Alberta , Canada
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