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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
Martha Arellano, MD, Atlanta, GA
Maria R. Baer, MD, Baltimore, MD
Asad Bashey, MD, Atlanta, GA
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
Michael Boxer, MD, Tucson, AZ
Raul C. Braylan, MD, Bethesda, MD
Andrew M. Brunner, MD, Boston, MA
Thomas W. Butler, MD, Mobile, AL
Victor Chang, MD, FACP, East Orange, NJ
Jason X. Cheng, MD, PhD, Chicago, IL
Alden Chesney, MD, Richmond, VA
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
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
M. Tarek Elghetany, MD, Houston, TX
Douglas V. Faller, MD, PhD, Boston, MA
Salman Fazal, MD, Pittsburgh, PA
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
Curtis A. Hanson, MD, Rochester, MN
Robert P. Hasserjian, MD, Boston, MA
Michel Hoessly, MD, Paoli, PA
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
Samer Khaled, MD, Duarte, CA
Jeffery Klco, MD, Memphis, TN
Virginia M. Klimek, MD, New York, NY
Rami Komrokji, MD, Tampa, FL
Ravi Krishnadasan, MD, FACP, Tucson, AZ
Patricia Kropf, MD, Philadelphia, PA
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
Rochelle Mackey, APRN, AHN, QTTT, CCAP, Ridgewood, NJ
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
Alvaro Moreno-Aspitia, MD , Jacksonville, FL
Lynn Moscinski, MD, Tampa, FL
Suneel D. Mundle, PhD, Naperville, IL
Shyamala Navada, MD, New York, NY
Phuong L. Nguyen, MD, Rochester, MN
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
Elli Papaemmanuil, PhD, New York, NY
Daniel Pollyea, MD, MS, Aurora, CO
Bayard L. Powell, MD, Winston-Salem, NC
Vishal Ranpura Ranpura, MD, Moreno Valley, CA
Azra Raza, MD, New York, NY
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
Karen Seiter, MD, Hawthorne, NY
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
James E. Thompson, MD, Buffalo, NY
Raoul Tibes, MD, PhD, New York, NY
Amit Verma, MD, Bronx, NY
Alison R. Walker, MD, Columbus, OH
Erica Warlick, MD, Minneapolis, MN
John P. Whitecar, Jr., MD, Columbus, MS
Cecilia Arana Yi, MD, Albuquerque, NM
Ling Zhang, MD, Tampa, FL
OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES
Sergio Amadori, MD, Rome , Italy
Christopher Arthur, MD, St. Leonards NSW , Australia
Anita Atema, MSc, Utrecht , The Netherlands
Stefan Balabanov, MD, Zürich , Switzerland
Marielle Beckers, MD, Leuven , Belgium
Massimo Bernardi, MD, Milan , Italy
Nicolas Bonadies, MD, Bern , Switzerland
Rena Buckstein, MD, FRCPC, Toronto, Ontario , Canada
Gesine Bug, MD, Frankfurt , Germany
Mario Cazzola, MD, Pavia , Italy
Jaroslav Čermák, MD, PhD, Prague , Czech Republic
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
Gerard Crotty, MD, Tullamore, Co Offaly , Ireland
Guiyun Cui, MD, Jiangsu , P.R. China
Christopher Dalley, MD, Southampton, Hampshire , United Kingdom
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
Xin Du, MD, Guangzhou , China
Kalman Filanovsky, MD, Rehovot , Israel
Chun Yew Fong, MD, Heidelberg, Victoria , Australia
Heiner Frost, MD, Spiez , Switzerland
Arnold Ganser, MD, Hannover , Germany
Ulrich Germing, MD, Düsseldorf , Germany
Katharina Götze, MD, Munich , Germany
Marie Pierre Gourin, MD, Limoges , France
Uri Greenbaum, MD, Beersheba , Israel
Kirsten Grønbaek, MD, Copenhagen , Denmark
Emmanuel Gyan, MD, PhD, Tours , France
Detlef Haase, MD, PhD, Göttingen , Germany
Stefan Heinrichs, PhD, Essen , Germany
Eva Hellström-Lindberg, MD, PhD, Stockholm , Sweden
Sang Mee Hwang, PHD, Seongnam , South Korea
Claudio Marcelo Iastrebner, MD, Buenos Aires , Argentina
Aly Karsan, MD, Vancouver, BC , Canada
Jonathan Kell, MD, Cardiff , United Kingdom
Melita Kenealy, MD, Victoria , Australia
Wolfgang Kern, MD, Munich , Germany
Sally Killick, MD, Bournemouth , United Kingdom
Lars Kjeldsen, MD, PhD, Copenhagen , Denmark
Nicolaus Kröger, MD, PhD, Hamburg , Germany
Saskia Langemeijer, MD, Nijmegen , Netherlands
Xiao Li, MD, PhD, Shanghai , China
Alan MacWhannell, MD, Wolverhampton , United Kingdom
Ulrich Mahlknecht, MD, PhD, Solingen , Germany
Inga Mandac Rogulj, MD, Zagreb , Croatia
Markus G. Manz, MD, Zürich , Switzerland
Maria Teresa Massaro, MD, Barcelona , Spain
Akira Matsuda, MD, Hidaka, Saitama , Japan
Zoe McQuilten, MD, Clayton, Victoria , Australia
Ken Mills, MD, Belfast, Northern Ireland , United Kingdom
Moshe Mittelman, MD, Tel-Aviv , Israel
Yasushi Miyazaki, MD, Nagasaki City , Japan
Srinivasan Narayanan, MD, Southampton, Hampshire , United Kingdom
Abdulqadir Nashwan , Doha , Qatar
Charlotte Niemeyer, MD, Freiburg , Germany
Benet Nomdedeu, MD, Barcelona , Spain
Kiyoyuki Ogata, MD, FACP, Chofu , Japan
Kazuma Ohyashiki, MD, PhD, Tokyo , Japan
Stefani Parmentier, MD, Winnenden , Germany
Jakob R. Passweg, MD, MS, 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
Markus Radsak, MD, Mainz , Germany
Fernando Ramos, MD, PhD, MPH, Leon , Spain
Michael Rauh, MD, Kingston, Ontario , Canada
Christian Rose, MD, Lille , France
Alicia Rovo, MD, Bern , Switzerland
Nitzan Sagy , Tel Aviv , Israel
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
Michail Spanoudakis, MD, PhD, Keighley, West Workshire , United Kingdom
Aspasia Stamatoullas, MD, Rouen , France
Galia Stemer, MD, Afula , Israel
John Storring, MD, Montreal, Quebec , Canada
Argiris S. Symeonidis, MD, Patras , Greece
Gevorg Tamamyan, MD, Yerevan , Armenia
Hwei-Fiang Tien, MD, Taipei , Taiwan
Masao Tomonaga, MD, Nagasaki , Japan
Hongyan Tong, MD, Hangzhou , China
David Valcárcel, MD, PhD, Barcelona , Spain
Norbert Vey, MD, Marseille , France
Athina Nora Viniou, MD, Athens , Greece
Jacqueline Emilie Vizhnay Zambrano, MD, Buenos Aires , Argentina
Maria Teresa Voso, MD, Rome , Italy
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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