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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. Andritsos, MD Albuquerque, NM
Kimo Bachiashvili, MD, Birmingham, AL
Maria R. Baer, MD, Baltimore, MD
Asad Bashey, MD, PhD, Atlanta, GA
Michael Becker, MD, Rochester, NY
Swarna Beesetti, MD, Memphis, TN
Rafael Bejar, MD, PhD, La Jolla, CA
John M. Bennett, MD, Rochester, NY
Emmanuel C. Besa, MD, Philadelphia, PA
Andrew M. Brunner, MD, Boston, MA
Victor Chang, MD, FACP, East Orange, NJ
Jason X. Cheng, MD, PhD, Chicago, IL
Alden Chesney, MD, Richmond, VA
Christopher Cogle, MD, Gainesville, FL
Robert H. Collins, Jr., MD, FACP, Dallas, TX
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
John F. DiPersio, MD, PhD, St. Louis, MO
Ala Ebaid, MD, Albuquerque, NM
Erika Eksioglu, PhD, MS, Tampa, FL
Tarek Elghetany, MD, Houston, TX
Salman Fazal, MD, Pittsburgh, PA
Jonathan Feld, MD, New York, NY
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
Alejandro Garcia-Hernandez, MD, Gadsden, AL
Guillermo Garcia-Manero, MD, Houston, TX
Timothy Graubert, MD, Boston, MA
Peter L. Greenberg, MD, Stanford, CA
Elizabeth A. Griffiths, MD, Buffalo, NY
Michel Hoessly, MD, Paoli, PA
Inga Hofmann, MD, Madison, WI
Rachel Howard, Chicago, IL
Gang Huang, MD, Cincinnati, OH
Elizabeth Hyjek, MD, Tampa, FL
Ishmael Jaiyesimi, DO, Royal Oak, MI
Mark B. Juckett, MD, Madison, WI
Hagop M. Kantarjian, MD, Houston, TX
Herman Kattlove, MD, Beverly Hills, CA
Michael Kenneth Keng, MD, Charlottesville, VA
Jeffery Klco, MD, Memphis, TN
Rami Komrokji, MD, Tampa, FL
Patricia Kropf, MD, Charlotte, NC
Amelia Langston, MD, Atlanta, GA
Richard A. Larson, MD, Chicago, IL
Jane L. Liesveld, MD, Rochester, NY
Mark R. Litzow, MD, Rochester, MN
Roger M. Lyons, MD, FACP, San Antonio, TX
Rochelle Mackey, APRN, Ridgewood, NJ
Yazan Madanat, MD Dallas, TX
Robert Madayag, MD, Lakewood, CO
Lori Maness, MD, Omaha, NE
Philip L. McCarthy, MD, Buffalo, NY
James McCloskey, MD, Hackensack, NJ
Stephen Medlin, MD, Cincinnati, OH
Raul R. Mena, MD, Glendale, CA
Melissa Mendez, Burbank, CA
Sanjay Mohan, MD, Nashville, TN
Shahram Mori, MD, Orlando, FL
Lynn Moscinski, MD, Tampa, FL
Stephen D. Nimer, MD, Miami, FL
Casey L. O'Connell, MD, Los Angeles, CA
Esther Obeng, MD, PhD, Nashville, TN
Olatoyosi Odenike, MD, Chicago, IL
Nikolaos Papadantonakis, MD, PhD, MSc, Atlanta, GA
Daniel A. Pollyea, MD, MS, Aurora, CO
Keith W. Pratz, MD Philadelphia, PA
Jeffrey Pu, MD, PhD, Tucson, AZ
Anastasios Raptis, MD, Pittsburgh, PA
Azra Raza, MD, New York, NY
Brandi Reeves, MD, Chapel Hill, NC
James M. Rossetti, MD, Pittsburgh, PA
Sushree Sahoo, MD, Memphis, TN
David Sallman, MD, Tampa, FL
Srinivasa Reddy Sanikommu, MD, FACP, Charlotte, NC
Michael R. Savona, MD, FACP, Nashville, TN
Hamid Sayar, MD, MS, Indianapolis, IN
Dale G. Schaar, MD, PhD, New Brunswick, NJ
Filiz Sen, MD, New York, NY
Richard K. Shadduck, MD, Savannah, GA
Paul J. Shami, MD, Salt Lake City, UT
Jamile M. Shammo, MD, FASCP, FACP, Chicago, IL
Zeba Singh, MBBS, Baltimore, MD
Barry S. Skikne, MD, FACP, FCP(SA), Kansas City, KS
Kellie Sprague, MD, Boston, MA
Lisa Sproat, MD, MSW, Phoenix, AZ
James E. Thompson, MD, Buffalo, NY
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
Amer Zeidan, MD, New Haven, CT
Ling Zhang, MD Tampa, FL
OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES
Sergio Amadori, MD, Rome, Italy
Marielle Beckers, MD, PhD, Leuven, Belgium
Nicolas Bonadies, MD, Bern, Switzerland
Dominique Bonnet, PhD, London, United Kingdom
Eugene Brailovski, MD, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Rena Buckstein, MD, FRCPC, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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
Lisa Chodirker, MD, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Christopher Dalley, MD, Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Michel Delforge, MD, PhD, Leuven, Belgium
Matteo G. Della Porta, MD, Rozzano Milan, Italy
Maria Diez-Campelo, MD, PhD, Salamanca, Spain
Gian Egger, MD, Oakville, Ontario, Canada
Kalman Filanovsky, MD, Rehovot, Israel
Carlo Finelli, MD, Bologna, Italy
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
Eva Hellström-Lindberg, MD, PhD, Stockholm, Sweden
Brett Houston, MD, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Irachmiel Huber, MD, Netanya, Israel
Jonathan Kell, MD, Cardiff, United Kingdom
Melita Kenealy, MD, Victoria, Australia
Wolfgang Kern, MD, Professor, Munich, Bayem, Germany
Sally Killick, MD, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Lars Kjeldsen, MD, PhD, Copenhagen, Denmark
Nicolaus Kroeger, MD, PhD, Hamburg, Germany
Nicole Laferriere, MD, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
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
Claus Marcher, MD, Odense, Denmark
Moshe Mittelman, MD, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Yasushi Miyazaki, MD, Nagasaki City, Japan
Lee Mozessohn, MD, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Charlotte Niemeyer, MD, Freiburg, Germany
Kiyoyuki Ogata, MD, FACP, Chofu, Japan
Simona Pagliuca, MD, Paris, France
Stefani Parmentier, MD, Winnenden, Germany
Anne Parmentier, Ajax, Ontario, Canada
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
Gary Richardson, MD, Malvern, Victoria, Australia
Alicia Rovo, MD, Bern, Switzerland
Guillermo F. Sanz, MD, PhD, Valencia, Spain
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
Aspasia Stamatoullas, MD, Rouen, France
Reinhard Stauder, MD, Innsbruck, Austria
Argiris S. Symeonidis, MD, Patras, Greece
Akifumi Takaori-Kondo, MD, PhD, 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
Maria Teresa Voso, MD, Rome, Italy
Alan J. Warren, MD, PhD, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Yumi Yamamoto, BA, Tokyo, Japan
Karen Yee, MD, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Yataro Yoshida, MD, Kyoto, Japan
Nancy Zhu, MD, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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