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Board of Directors

Executive Committee

President (2016-2018)

Gilda Barabino, Ph.D.
Dean, The Grove School of Engineering
City College of New York

Executive Director

Milan Yager, MPA
Executive Director
American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering

Secretary-Treasurer (2016-2018)

Philip LeDuc, Ph.D.
Director of the Industry/University Center for Biosurfaces
Carnegie Mellon University

Chair, College of Fellows (2017)

Anthony Guiseppi-Elie, Ph.D.
TEES Professor and Dept. Head
Texas A&M College Station

Christine E. Schmidt

President-Elect (2017)

Christine E. Schmidt, Ph.D.
Pruitt Family Professor and Chair
University of Florida

Directors

Vice President, At-Large (2016-2018)

Alyssa Panitch, Ph.D.
Edward Teller Professor and Department Chair
Biomedical Engineering
University of California, Davis

Vice President, At-Large (2016-2018)

Stuart Cooper, Ph.D.
University Scholar Professor
College of Engineering
The Ohio State University

Jeff Duerk, Ph.D.

Vice President, At-Large (2017-2019)

Jeff Duerk, Ph.D.
Dean of Engineering
Case Western Reserve University

Catherine Klapperich, Ph.D.

Vice President, At-Large (2017-2019)

Catherine Klapperich, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Research and Technology Development
Dept of Biomedical Engineering
Boston University

Chair, Academic Council (2016-2018)

Frederick Epstein, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of Biomedical Engineering
University of Virginia

Chair, Industry Council (2017-2019)

Allen Northrup, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer
MIODx

Chair, Council of Societies (2017-2019)

Joel Bumgardner, Ph.D.
Professor
University of Memphis

Ex Officio Members

Tejal Desai, Ph.D.

Chair-Elect, College of Fellows (2016)

Tejal Desai, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Dept of Bioengineering
University of California, San Francisco

Chair, Awards Committee (2016)

Cato T. Laurencin, M.D., Ph.D.
University Professor
Director, Institute for Regenerative Engineering
University of Connecticut

Co-Chair, AIMBE Women Committee

Joyce Wong, Ph.D.
Professor
Boston University

Dr. Virginia Giddings

Co-Chair, AIMBE Women Committee

Virginia Giddings, Ph.D.
Senior Director
Stryker Corporation

Dr. Annette Guiseppi-Elie

Co-Chair, Committee for Underrepresented Minorities

Annette Guiseppi-Elie, Ph.D.
Associate Dir. for Exposure Science
Environmental Protection Agency

Co-Chair, Committee for Underrepresented Minorities

Lynne C. Jones, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine