We are pleased to announce the election of new Governing Board and Foundation Board members who will begin their terms in January 2019. The 2018 Nominating Committee met on April 19 and selected finalists for the positions of Councilor, Secretary, Foundation Board Trustee, Councilor-at-Large and the 2019 Nominating Committee. Disclosures of potential conflicts of interest for all finalists were reviewed by the Ethics Committee on May 18. In accordance with the bylaws, the Governing Board elected the incoming Councilor, Secretary and Foundation Board Trustee during their June meeting as follows:
Councilor and AASLD President in 2023
We congratulate Norah Terrault, MD, MPH, FAASLD, University of California, San Francisco, on her election as Councilor for the term 2019 – 2024. She will become AASLD President in 2023.
We congratulate Meena B. Bansal, MD, FAASLD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, on her election as Secretary for the term 2019 – 2021.
Foundation Board Trustee
We congratulate Steven K. Herrine, MD, FAASLD, Thomas Jefferson University, on his election as Foundation Board Trustee for the term 2019 – 2021.