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IFAO Board Members 

Years of Service as Board Member in Parentheses (Maximum)
 Terms Begin January 1
*Voting Members

Officers

Chairman 2020-2021: Prof. Peter Wearden, MD. (2017-2022) Nemours Children’s Hospital, Orlando.

Vice-Chairman2020-2021: Prof. Heinrich Schima, PhD (2016-2021)Medical University Vienna, Austria.

Secretary-Treasurer 2020-2023: Prof. Thomas Groth, PhD (2017-2019), Martin Luther University, Halle-Wittenberg, Germany.

JSAO Board Members

 * Prof. Koichi Toda, MD, PhD (2016 – 2021). Osaka University, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan.

*  Prof. Takashi Nishimura, MD PhD (2020-2025). Ehime University, Ehime, Japan.

*  Prof. Akihiro C. Yamashita, Ph.D.  (2021 – 2026).  Hosei University,  Tokyo, Japan.

ESAO Board Members

* Prof. Heinrich Schima, PhD (2016-2021)Medical University Vienna, Austria.

* Prof. Cécile Legallais, PhD (2020-2025). Université de Technologie de Compiègne (UTC), France.

* Prof. Dimitrios Stamatialis, PhD (2021-2026). University of Twente,  Enschede, The Netherlands.

ASAIO Board Members

Prof. William Fissell, MD (2016-2021). Vanderbilt University, Nashville, USA

Prof. Peter Wearden, MD (2016-2021). Nemours Children’s Hosp, Orlando USA

* Prof. Mark Slaughter, MD (2016-2021). University of Louisville, USA

 Editor of Artificial Organs, the official publication of IFAO 

  • Vakhtang Tchantchaleishvili, M.D, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, USA