We are pleased to announce the election of new Governing Board and Foundation Board members who will begin their terms in January 2018. The 2017 Nominating Committee met on April 8, 2017 and selected finalists for the positions of Councilor, Councilor-at-Large, 2018 Nominating Committee and Foundation Board Trustee. Disclosures of potential conflicts of interest for all finalists were reviewed by the Ethics Committee on April 24, 2017. In accordance with the bylaws, the Governing Board elected the incoming Councilor and Foundation Board Trustee during their May meeting as follows:
Councilor and AASLD President in 2022
We congratulate Laurie D. DeLeve, MD, PhD, FAASLD, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, on her election as Councilor for the term 2018 – 2023. She will become AASLD President in 2022.
Foundation Board Trustee
We congratulate Robert S. Brown, Jr., MD, MPH, FAASLD, Weill Cornell Medicine, on his election as Foundation Board Trustee for the term 2018 – 2020.