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. Alexandre Reymond Lausanne 2023
President-Elect
Prof. Maurizio Genuardi Rome 2024
Vice-President

Prof. Gunnar Houge

Bergen 2022
Secretary-General
Prof. Karin Writzl Ljubljana 2021
Deputy Secretary-General
Prof. Carla Oliveira Porto 2021
Treasurer
Prof. Andrew Read Manchester 2021
ESHG  Executive Officer
Mr. Jerome del Picchia Vienna  

BOARD MEMBERS

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Prof. Kristiina Aittomäki
Helsinki 2020
Prof. Lina Basel-Salmon
Tel-Aviv 2024
Dr. Ana Beleza Bristol 2024
Dr. Marta Bertoli Newcastle-upon-Tyne 2021
Prof. Olaf Bodamer Boston 2021
Dr. Jill Clayton-Smith Manchester 2020
Prof. Johan den Dunnen Leiden 2020
Prof. Josef GeczAdelaide2023
Dr. Christian GilissenNijmegen2022
Dr. Kinga HadzsievPecz2022
Dr. Ellen HeitzerGraz2021
Dr. Robert Hofstra
Rotterdam2020
Prof. Bart L. LoeysAntwerp2022
Dr. Aleš Maver Ljubljana 2023
Dr. Christine Patch London 2021
Prof. Philippos Patsalis Nicosia 2021
Rebecka Ann Pestoff, MSc Linköping 2023
Dr. André Reis
Nürnberg2020
Prof. Olaf Riess
Tübingen2020
Prof. Christina RusuIasi2024
Dr. Sergio SousaPorto2023
Dr. Birute Tumiene Vilnius 2023
Dr. Laura Valle Barcelona 2024
Prof. Hilde Van Esch Leuven 2022
Dr. Reiner A. Veitia Paris 2022
Dr. Kirmo Wartiovaara Helsinki 2024

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