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International Congress Committees

MDS would like to acknowledge the following committees for their help developing the 2022 International Congress:


International Congress Oversight Committee

Chair: Christopher Goetz

Committee Members:

  • Francisco Cardoso  
  • Steven Frucht
  • Victor Fung
  • Oscar Gershanik
  • Irene Litvan
  • Pablo Martinez-Martin
  • Claudia Trenkwalder

Congress Scientific Program Committee

Chair: Steven Frucht
Co-Chair: Pablo Martinez-Martin

Committee Members:

  • Orlando Barsottini
  • Vincenzo Bonifati
  • Pietro Cortelli
  • William Dauer
  • Terry Ellis
  • Alberto Espay
  • Jennifer Friedman
  • Christopher Goetz
  • Taku Hatano
  • Tove Henriksen
  • Beomseok Jeon
  • Andrea Kühn
  • Manju Kurian
  • Simon Lewis
  • Shivam Mittal
  • Huw Morris
  • Njideka Okubadejo
  • Tiago Outeiro  
  • Mayela Rodriguez-Violante
  • Veronica Santini
  • Leonidas Stefanis
  • Carolyn Sue
  • Daniel Weintraub
  • Ruey-Meei Wu

Congress Local Organizing Committee

Chair: Pablo Martinez-Martin

Committee Members

  • Maria Alvarez Sauco
  • Yaroslau Compta
  • Esther Cubo Delgado
  • Monica Kurtis
  • Maria Rosario Luquin
  • Maria Jose Marti
  • Pablo Mir
  • Alvaro Sanchez-Ferro
  • Diego Santos García Sr.


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