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Board of Directors

Executive Committee

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President (2020-2022)

Tejal Desai, Ph.D.
Ernest L. Prien Professor and Chair
Department of Bioengineering
University of California, San Francisco

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Executive Director

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

Alyssa Panitch

Secretary-Treasurer (2020-2022)

Alyssa Panitch, Ph.D.
Edward Teller Professor and Executive Dean/Associate Dean of Personnel
College of Engineering
University of California, Davis

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Chair, College of Fellows (2020-2021)

Joyce Wong, Ph.D.
College of Engineering Distinguished Faculty Fellow
Boston University

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Past President

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

Directors

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Vice President, At-Large (2019-2021)

Naomi Chesler, Ph.D.
Director, Edwards Lifesciences Center for Advanced Cardiovascular Technology
Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of California, Irvine

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Vice President, At-Large (2020-2022)

Beth L. Pruitt, Ph.D.
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and BioMolecular Science and Engineering
Director, Center for Bioengineering
University of California, Santa Barbara

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Vice President, At-Large (2020-2022)

Sanjeev Shroff, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor and McGinnis Chair
Bioengineering
University of Pittsburgh

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Vice President, At-Large (2019-2021)

Michael Yaszemski, MD, Ph.D.
Krehbiel Family Endowed Professor
Mayo Clinic

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Chair, Academic Council (2020-2022)

Michele J. Grimm, Ph.D.
Wielenga Creative Engineering Endowed Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Michigan State University

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Chair, Industry Council (2019-2021)

Nadine Ding, Ph.D.
Volwiller Fellow
Abbott Laboratories

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Chair, Council of Societies (2019-2021)

Shelly Sakiyama-Elbert, Ph.D.
Fletcher Stuckey Pratt Chair in Engineering
University of Texas at Austin

Ex Officio Members

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Chair-Elect, College of Fellows

Susan S. Margulies, Ph.D.
Wallace H. Coulter Chair
Biomedical Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology & Emory University

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Chair, Awards Committee

Guillermo Ameer, Sc.D.
Daniel Hale Williams Professor
Biomedical Engineering and Surgery
Northwestern University

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Chair, CURM Committee

Norma A. Alcantar, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering
University of South Florida