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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
Aref Al-Kali, MD, Rochester, MN
Steven L. Allen, MD, Lake Success, NY
Leslie A. Ardritsos, MD Albuquerque, NM
Kimo Bachiashvili, MD, Birmingham, AL
Maria R. Baer, MD, Baltimore, MD
Asad Bashey, MD, PhD, Atlanta, GA
Rafael Bejar, MD, PhD, La Jolla, CA
John M. Bennett, MD, Rochester, NY
Emmanuel C. Besa, MD, Philadelphia, PA
Kelly Bolton, MD, PhD, Fairfeild, CT
Andrew M. Brunner, MD, Boston, MA
Victor Chang, MD, FACP, East Orange, NJ
Alden Chesney, MD, Richmond, VA
Christopher Cogle, MD, Gainesville, FL
Robert H. Collins, Jr., MD, FACP, Dallas, TX
Seth J. Corey, MD, Cleveland, OH
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
Matthew De Silva, Foster City, CA
H. Joachim Deeg, MD, Seattle, WA
Amy E. DeZern, MD, MHS, Baltimore, MD
John F. DiPersio, MD, PhD, St. Louis, MO
Erika Eksioglu, PhD, MS, Tampa, FL
Salman Fazal, MD, Pittsburgh, PA
Maria Eugenia Figueroa, MD, Miami, FL
James M. Foran, MD, FRCP, Jacksonville, FL
Stephen J. Forman, MD, Duarte, CA
Matthew C. Foster, MD, Chapel Hill, NC
Steven Fruchtman, MD, Newtown, PA
Alejandro Garcia-Hernandez, MD, Gadsden, AL
Guillermo Garcia-Manero, MD, Houston, TX
Stuart L. Goldberg, MD, Hackensack, NJ
Timothy Graubert, MD, Boston, MA
Peter L. Greenberg, MD, Stanford, CA
Elizabeth A. Griffiths, MD, Buffalo, NY
Zartash Gul, MD, Cincinnati, OH
Gregory Hale, MD, Saint Petersburg, FL
Michel Hoessly, MD, Paoli, PA
Aaron Hoskins, PhD, Madison, WI
Gang Huang, MD, Cincinnati, OH
Ishmael Jaiyesimi, DO, Royal Oak, MI
Brian A. Jonas, MD, PhD, Sacramento, CA
Mark B. Juckett, MD, Madison, WI
Hagop M. Kantarjian, MD, Houston, TX
Michael Kenneth Keng, MD, Charlottesville, VA
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
Mark R. Litzow, MD, Rochester, MN
Selina Luger, MD, Philadelphia, PA
Roger M. Lyons, MD, FACP, San Antonio, TX
Rochelle Mackey, APRN, Ridgewood, NJ
Yazan Madanat, MD Dallas, TX
Philip L. McCarthy, MD, Buffalo, NY
Stephen Medlin, MD, Cincinnati, OH
Kenneth R. Meehan, MD, Lebanon, NH
Clelie Melancon, MD, Winston Salem, NC
Raul R. Mena, MD, Glendale, CA
Melissa Mendez, Burbank, CA
Sanjay Mohan, MD, Nashville, TN
Lynn Moscinski, MD, Tampa, FL
Stephen D. Nimer, MD, Miami, FL
Casey L. O'Connell, MD, Los Angeles, CA
Margaret O'Donnell, MD, Duarte, CA
Nikolaos Papadantonakis, MD, PhD, MSc, Atlanta, GA
Daniel A. Pollyea, MD, MS, Aurora, CO
Keith W. Pratz, MD Philadelphia, PA
Nagesh Rao, PhD, FACMG, Los Angeles, CA
Anastasios Raptis, MD, Pittsburgh, PA
Azra Raza, MD, New York, NY
Brandi Reeves, MD, Chapel Hill, NC
James M. Rossetti, MD, Pittsburgh, PA
David Sallman, MD, Tampa, FL
Srinivasa Reddy Sanikommu, MD, FACP, Charlotte, NC
Marianne Santaguida, PhD, Foster City, CA
Michael R. Savona, MD, FACP, Nashville, TN
Hamid Sayar, MD, MS, Indianapolis, IN
Dale G. Schaar, MD, PhD, New Brunswick, NJ
Gary J. Schiller, MD, Los Angeles, CA
Richard K. Shadduck, MD, Savannah, GA
Paul J. Shami, MD, Salt Lake City, UT
Jamile M. Shammo, MD, FASCP, FACP, Chicago, IL
Akiko Shimamura, MD, PhD, Boston, MA
Barry S. Skikne, MD, FACP, FCP(SA), Kansas City, KS
Kellie Sprague, MD, Boston, MA
Lisa Sproat, MD, MSW, Phoenix, AZ
David P. Steensma, MD, Boston, MA
Sandra Swantek, MD, Chicago, IL
Sachdev Thomas, MD, Vallejo, CA
James E. Thompson, MD, Buffalo, NY
Swapna Thota, MD, Buffalo, NY
Zuzana Tothova, MD, PhD, Boston, MA
Thu Le Trinh, MD, Tampa, FL
Amit K. Verma, MD, Bronx, NY
Carlos E. Vigil Gonzales, MD Iowa City, IA
Alison R. Walker, MD, MPH, Columbus, OH
Erica D. Warlick, MD, Minneapolis, MN
Lindsay Wilde, MD, Philadelphia, PA
Roy Wright, Alexandria, VA
Cecilia Arana Yi, MD, Phoenix, AZ
Amer Zeidan, MD, New Haven, CT
Ling Zhang, MD Tampa, FL
OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES
Sergio Amadori, MD, Rome, Italy
Stefan Balabanov, MD, Zürich, Switzerland
Indira Barbosa, BMA, Stockholm, Sweden
Marielle Beckers, MD, PhD, Leuven, Belgium
Ann-Charlotte Björklund, Stockholm, Sweden
Nicolas Bonadies, MD, Bern, Switzerland
Gesine Bug, MD, Frankfurt Main, Germany
Jaroslav Čermák, MD, PhD, Prague, Czech Republic
Suning Chen, MD, PhD, Suzhou, China
June-Won Cheong, MD, Seoul, South Korea
Michel Delforge, MD, PhD, Leuven, Belgium
Matteo G. Della Porta, MD, Rozzano Milan, Italy
Maria Diez-Campelo, MD, PhD, Salamanca, Spain
Kalman Filanovsky, MD, Rehovot, Israel
Arnold Ganser, MD, Hannover, Germany
Ulrich Germing, MD, Düsseldorf, Germany
Katharina Götze, MD, PhD, Munich, Germany
Sofia Grille, MD, PhD Montevideo, Uruguay
Kirsten Grønbaek, Professor, MD, Copenhagen, Denmark
Emmanuel Gyan, MD, PhD, Tours, France
Detlef Haase, MD, PhD, Göttingen, Germany
Torsten Haferlach, MD, München, Germany
Rosemary Harrup, MD, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Stefan Heinrichs, PhD, Essen, NRW, Germany
Eva Hellström-Lindberg, MD, PhD, Stockholm, Sweden
Irachmiel Huber, MD, Netanya, Israel
Monika Jansson, Stockholm, Sweden
Jonathan Kell, MD, Cardiff, United Kingdom
Melita Kenealy, MD, Victoria, Australia
Wolfgang Kern, MD, Professor, Munich, Bayem, Germany
Anjum Khan, MD, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Sally Killick, MD, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Lars Kjeldsen, MD, PhD, Copenhagen, Denmark
Nicolaus Kroeger, MD, PhD, Hamburg, Germany
Saskia M.C. Langemeijer, MD, PhD, Nijmegen, Netherlands
Heather Leitch, MD, PhD, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Xiao Li, MD, PhD, Shanghai, China
Krzysztof Madry, MD, PhD, Warsaw, Poland
Tomoya Maeda, MD, PhD, Saitama, Japan
Ulrich Mahlknecht, MD, PhD, Solingen, Germany
Inga Mandac Rogulj, MD, Zagreb, Croatia
Markus G. Manz, MD, Zürich, Switzerland
Claus Marcher, MD, Odense, Denmark
Yasushi Miyazaki, MD, Nagasaki City, Japan
Teresa Mortera Blanco, PhD, Stockholm, Sweden
Charlotte Niemeyer, MD, Freiburg, Germany
Kiyoyuki Ogata, MD, FACP, Chofu, Japan
Stefani Parmentier, MD, Winnenden, Germany
Michael Pfeilstöcker, MD, Vienna, Austria
Uwe Platzbecker, MD, Dresden, Germany
Bruno Quesnel, MD Lille Cedex, France
Klas Raaschou-Jensen, MD, Odense, Denmark
Markus Radsak, MD, Mainz, Germany
Fernando Ramos, MD, PhD, MPH, Leon, Spain
Kevin Rouault-Pierre, PhD, London, United Kingdom
Alicia Rovo, MD, Bern, Switzerland
Aleksandar Savic, Professor MD, Novi Sad, Serbia
Mary Lynn Savoie, MD, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
John F. Seymour, MD, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Lee-Yung Shih, MD, Taoyuan, Taiwan
Jake Shortt, MD, Clayton, VIC, Australia
Katja Sockel, MD, Dresden, Germany
Reinhard Stauder, MD, Innsbruck, Austria
Argiris S. Symeonidis, MD, Patras, Greece
Akifumi Takaori-Kondo, MD, PhD, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
Hwei-Fiang Tien, MD, Taipei, Taiwan
Hongyan Tong, MD Zhejiang Province, China
David Valcárcel, MD, PhD, Barcelona, Spain
Norbert Vey, MD, Marseille, France
Athina Nora Viniou, MD, Athens, Greece
Despoina Violidaki, MD, Malmoe, Skania, Sweden
Sara von Bahr Grebäck, PhD, Stockholm, Sweden
Maria Teresa Voso, MD, Rome, Italy
Alan J. Warren, MD, PhD, Cambridge, 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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