The European Society
of Human Genetics

ESHG Board

ESHG Board

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Click here for information on nomination procedures and task descriptions for new Board Members and President

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. Maurizio Genuardi Rome 2025
President-Elect
Prof. Borut Peterlin Ljubljana 2026
Vice-President

Prof. Alexandre Reymond

Lausanne 2024
Secretary-General
Prof. Carla Oliveira Porto 2024
Deputy Secretary-General
Prof. Karin Writzl Ljubljana 2024
Treasurer
Prof. Gunnar Houge Bergen 2023
ESHG  Executive Officer
Mr. Jerome del Picchia Vienna  

BOARD MEMBERS

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Dr. Olga Antonova
Sofia 2026
Prof. Lina Basel-Salmon
Tel-Aviv 2025
Dr. Ana Beleza Bristol 2025
Dr. Marta Bertoli Newcastle-upon-Tyne 2022
Prof. Olaf Bodamer Boston 2022
Prof. Josef GeczAdelaide2024
Dr. Christian GilissenNijmegen2023
Dr. Kinga HadzsievPecz2023
Dr. Ellen HeizerGraz2022
Prof. Ingo KurthAachen2026
Prof. Bart L. LoeysAntwerp2023
Dr. Aleš Maver Ljubljana 2024
Dr. Ramona Moldovan Manchester 2026
Prof. Markus Nöthen Bonn 2026
Dr. Christine Patch London 2022
Prof. Philippos Patsalis Nicosia 2022
Dr. Júlia Pereira Baptista Exeter 2026
Dr. Angela Peron
Milan2026
Rebecka Ann Pestoff, MSc Linköping 2024
Prof. Andrew ReadManchester2022
Dr. Sam RiedijkRotterdam2026
Prof. Christina RusuIasi2025
Dr. Sergio SousaPorto2024
Dr. Birute Tumiene Vilnius 2024
Dr. Laura Valle Barcelona 2025
Prof. Hilde Van Esch Leuven 2023
Dr. Reiner A. Veitia Paris 2023
Dr. Kirmo Wartiovaara Helsinki 2025

AUDITORS

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

LIAISON MEMBERS

Prof. Bill Newman
Chair, Education Committee
Prof. Francesca Forzano Chair, Professional and Public Policy Committee
Prof. Helena Kääriäinen Liaison, International Federation of Human Genetics Societies
Dr. Milena Paneque
Chair, EBMG
Prof. Milan Macek Jr. Liaison, National Societies and E.U.
Prof. Gert Matthijs
Chair, EuroGentest/GSQ Committee
Prof. Alisdair McNeill
Editor in chief, European Journal of Human Genetics
Prof. Joris Veltman
Co-Chair, Scientific Programme Committee