The European Society
of Human Genetics

ESHG Board

ESHG Board

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Members who wish to raise issues for discussion at the Board should contact the Secretary-general or a member of the Board, whose members are shown below.
Term as board member ends at the general assembly in the year given in the according column.

EXECUTIVE BOARD

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President
Prof. Gunnar Houge Bergen 2022
President-Elect
Alexandre Reymond Lausanne 2023
Vice-President

Dr. Christine Patch

London 2021
Secretary-General
Prof. Karin Writzl Ljubljana 2018
Deputy Secretary-General
Prof. Carla Oliveira Porto 2021
Treasurer
Prof. Andrew Read Manchester 2018
ESHG  Executive Officer
Mr. Jerome del Picchia Vienna  

BOARD MEMBERS

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Prof. Kristiina Aittomäki Helsinki 2020
Dr. Marta Bertoli Newcastle-upon-Tyne 2021
Prof. Olaf Bodamer Boston 2021
Dr. Isabella Ceccherini Genova 2019
Prof. Angus John Clarke Cardiff 2019
Prof. Jill Clayton-Smith Manchester 2020
Prof. Johan den Dunnen Leiden 2020
Dr. Francesca Forzano Genova 2019
Prof. Josef GeczAdelaide2023
Dr. Christian GilissenNijmegen2022
Dr. Kinga HadzsievPecz2022
Dr. Ellen HeitzerGraz2021
Prof. Robert HofstraRotterdam2020
Prof. Bart L. LoeysAntwerp2022
Prof. Philippos Patsalis Nicosia 2021
Dr. Rebecca Ann Pestoff Linköping 2023
Prof. Dijana Plaseska-Karanfilska Skopje 2019
Dr. Inga Prokopenko London 2019
Prof. Feliciano Ramos Zaragoza 2019
Prof. André Reis Nürnberg 2020
Prof. Olaf RiessTübingen2020
Dr. Sergio SousaPorto2023
Prof. Zeynep TümerCopenhagen2020
Dr. Birute Tumiene Vilnius 2023
Prof. Hilde Van Esch Leuven 2022
Dr. Reiner A. Veitia Paris 2022

AUDITORS

Dr. Lars Fredrik Engebretsen Bergen/Trondheim
Prof. Helen Kingston Manchester  

LIAISON MEMBERS

Prof. Han Brunner Chair, Education Committee
Prof. Francesca Forzano Chair, Professional and Public Policy Committee
Prof. Helena Kääriäinen Liaison, International Federation of Human Genetics Societies
Prof. Thomas Liehr Chair, EBMG
Prof. Milan Macek Jr. Liaison, National Societies and E.U.
Dr. Hans Scheffer Chair, EuroGentest/GSQ Committee
Prof. GertJan B. van Ommen Editor in chief, European Journal of Human Genetics
Prof. Joris Veltman Chair, Scientific Programme Committee