Board members

Current board, since March 2012

The IGIS Board is made up of high-level experts from a wide range of countries. They have been involved from the very early stages of IGIS, and there are representatives of the research field as well as the clinical field.

The Board members are actively involved in the planning of the IGIS symposia and the preparation of the IGIS proceedings

Erol CERASI Erol CERASI
Chairperson since 1999
Dept. of Endocrinology & Metabolism
Hadassah University Hospital
91120 Jerusalem – Israel
Tel: +972 2 642 07 40 or 677 67 88
Fax: +972 2 642 07 40
erol.cerasi@huji.ac.il

Domenico ACCILI Domenico ACCILI
Member since 2009
Columbia University
1150 St. Nicholas Av.
New York, NY 10032 – USA
da230@columbia.edu

Bo AHREN Bo AHREN
Member since 2009
Lund University
BMC B11
SE 221 84 Lund – Sweden
Tel:+46 *********** – Fax+46 ***********
Bo.Ahren@med.lu.se

Christian BOITARD Christian BOITARD
Member since 1999
Service d’Immuno-Diabétologie et Unité Inserm U 561
Hôpital Cochin
Saint Vincent de Paul
27 Rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques
75679 Paris Cedex – France
Tel: +33 1 58 41 24 40 – Fax: +33 1 58 41 24 39
christian.boitard@htd.aphp.fr

Susumu SEINO Susumu SEINO
Member since 2009
Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine
7-5-1, Kusunoki-cho, Chuo-ku
650-0017 Kobe – Japan
Tel: +81-78-382-5860 – Fax +81-78-382-6762
seino@med.kobe-u.acjp

Bernard THORENS
Member since 2012
Center for Integrative Genomics
University of Lausanne
1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Tél: +41 21 692 3980/81 – Fax: +41 21 692 3985
bernard.thorens@unil.ch

Secretary

Alain KTORZA Alain KTORZA
Servier
11 Rue des Moulineaux
92150 Suresnes – France
Tel: +33 1 55 72 24 15 – Fax: +33 1 55 72 27 40
alain.ktorza@fr.netgrs.com

Former board members

Suad EFENDIC Suad EFENDIC
Membership: 1999-2009
Dept. of Molecular Medicine
Karolinska Institutet
17176 Stockholm – Sweden
Tel: +46 8 517 743 65 – Fax: +46 8 517 730 96
suad.efendic@molmed.ki.se

Eleuterio FERRANNINI Eleuterio FERRANNINI
Membership: 1999-2008
Department of Internal Medicine and CNR (National Research Council)
Institute of Clinical Physiology – University of Pisa School of Medicine
Via Roma 67
56126 Pisa, ITALY
Tel.: +39 050993494/050992151
Fax: +39 050553235
ferranni@ifc.cnr.it

Jean Claude HENQUIN Jean-Claude HENQUIN
Membership: 1999-2012
Unit of Endocrinology and Metabolism
University of Louvain Faculty of Medicine UCL 55.30
55 Avenue Hippocrate
1200 Brussels – Belgium
Tel: +32 2 764 55 29 – Fax: +32 2 764 55 32
jean-claude.henquin@uclouvain.be

Donald F. STEINER Donald F. STEINER
Membership: 1999-2009
Howard Hughes Medical Institute – University of Chicago
MC-1028, Rm-N216
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637 – USA
Tel: +1 773 702 1334 – Fax: +1 773 702 4292
dfsteine@midway.uchicago.edu