Thank You for Your Service to the ASIP!

The American Society for Investigative Pathology is an organization that relies upon actively engaged volunteers and elected leaders to effectively accomplish its mission, goals, and objectives. Newly elected leaders and volunteers began new terms of service on July 1. We sincerely thank the following individuals for their service to the Society over the last few years:

Asma Nusrat, MD

Dr. Nusrat just completed her term as immediate Past President and has rotated off the ASIP Council after many years of service. She previously served as President (2018-2019), President-elect (2017-2018), and Vice President (2016-2017). Dr. Nusrat is a newly elected member of the Nominating Committee and is continuing in the leadership of the Vascular and Mucosal Pathobiology (VAMP) Scientific Interest Group. Dr. Nusrat is also a member of the Editorial Board for The American Journal of Pathology.


Monte Willis, MD, PhD

Dr. Willis just completed his term as Councilor At-large and has rotated off of the ASIP Council after many years of service. Dr. Willis previously Chaired both the Education Committee and the Committee for Career Development and Diversity. He currently serves as the ASIP representative to the FASEB Finance Committee. Dr. Willis is also a member of the Editorial Board for The American Journal of Pathology.


Diane Bielenberg, PhD

Dr. Bielenberg just completed a 3-year term as Education Committee Chair and as a member of the ASIP Council. Dr. Bielenberg continues to serve as a member of the Education Committee and the Committee for Career Development and Diversity, and is a co-organizer of the PISA2020 meeting .


Cecelia Yates, PhD

Cecelia Yates

Dr. Yates has just completed her second 3-year term as Chair of the Committee for Career Development and Diversity. Dr. Yates will continue to serve on the ASIP Council in the role of Councilor At-large, and as a member of the Research and Science Policy Committee and the Membership Committee. Dr. Yates is also a member of the Editorial Board for The American Journal of Pathology.


Jose Otero, MD, PhD

Dr. Otero is rotating off of the Education Committee and the Program Committee after several years of service to each. Dr. Otero will continue as a co-leader of the Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cells Scientific Interest Group.


David Williams, MD, PhD

Dr. Williams just completed a 2-year term as Program Committee Chair and served for one year prior to that as Program Committee Chair-elect. Dr. Williams has also rolled off the ASIP Council after three years of service. As Chair of the Program Committee, Dr. Williams also sat on the Education Committee and the Committee for Career Development and Diversity. Dr. Williams will continue to contribute the Program Committee as one of the co-leaders of the Gene Expression Scientific Interest Group, and he recently became the ASIP representative to the FASEB Scientific Research Conferences (SRC) Committee.


William A. Muller MD, PhD

Dr. Muller is rotating away from Chair of the Research and Science Policy Committee as he assumes the responsibilities associated with being the current Vice President. However, Dr. Muller plans to remain on the Research and Science Policy Committee. He will also continue to serve on the ASIP Council in his new role as Vice President and Chair of the Membership Committee.


Tanya Mayadas, PhD

Dr. Mayadas just completed a 3-year term on the Nominating Committee. Dr. Mayadas has previously served on the Program Committee, and continues to be a contributor to the ASIP scientific meetings.


Linda McManus, PhD

Dr. McManus just completed a 3-year term on the Nominating Committee. Dr. McManus is a Past President and previously served on the ASIP Council for many years. She will continue to serve as a member of the Research and Science Policy Committee, and as one of the founding co-leaders of Women in Pathology.


Martha Furie, PhD

Dr. Furie just completed a 3-year term on the Meritorious Awards Committee, and several years of service to the Membership Committee. Dr. Furie is a Past President and Past Program Committee Chair. Dr. Furie is also the current Editor-in-Chief of The American Journal of Pathology and continues to serve on the ASIP Council.


Meera Hameed, MD

Dr. Hameed just completed a 3-year term on the Meritorious Awards Committee. Dr. Hameed currently serves as an Associate Editor for The American Journal of Pathology.


Pilar Alcaide, PhD

Dr. Alcaide has rolled off the Program Committee after several years of service. Dr. Alcaide continues to serve on the ASIP Council as a Councilor At-large and is a co-leader of Women in Pathology.


Nate Montgomery, MD, PhD

Dr. Montgomery has rolled off the Program Committee after several years of service. Dr. Montgomery will continue to contribute to the ASIP scientific meetings on an ad hoc basis over the coming years.


George K. Michalopoulos, MD, PhD

Dr. Michalopoulos has completed several years of service to the Research and Science Policy Committee. He is a Past President and previously served on the ASIP Council for many years.


Roberto Mota Alvidrez, MD, PhD

Dr. Alvidrez has rotated off the Education Committee after several years of service, and has joined the Research and Science Policy Committee. He will also continue to serve on the Committee for Career Development and Diversity. Dr. Alvidrez will also continue to serve as a co-organizer of the newly established Trainee Virtual Hangout events.


Jeffrey Golden, MD

Dr. Golden served as the Association of Pathology Chairs (APC) representative to the Education Committee for several years and is rotating off to assume greater leadership positions with the APC. Dr. Golden is also a member of the Editorial Board for The American Journal of Pathology.


Michael Thompson, MD, PhD

Dr. Thompson is rotating off the Education Committee after several years of service to that group. He will remain engaged in Society functions as a newly appointed member of the Program Committee.


Paul Monga, MD

Dr. Monga has recently completed his time as the ASIP representative to the FASEB Finance Committee. He continues to serve as Secretary-Treasurer, as a member of Council, and as a co-leader of the Liver Pathobiology Scientific Interest Group. As a SIG leader, he contributes to the development of the ASIP scientific meetings. Dr. Monga is also an Associate Editor for The American Journal of Pathology.


Kevin Gardner, MD, PhD

Dr. Gardner recently completed his term as ASIP representative to the FASEB Science Research Conferences (SRC) Committee. Dr. Gardner will continue as a member of the Program Committee, as co-leader of the Neoplasia and Growth Regulation Scientific Interest Group. Dr. Gardner is also a member of the Editorial Board for The American Journal of Pathology.


Dan Remick, MD

Dr. Remick has rotated off of the Membership Committee after several years of service. Dr. Remick is a Past President and continues to serve as a member of the Research and Science Policy Committee. Dr. Remick is also a member of the Editorial Board for The American Journal of Pathology.


Dani Zander, MD

Dr. Zander recently completed a term on the Membership Committee. Dr. Zander is a Past President and will continue to sit on the ASIP Council in her role as immediate Past President. In addition, Dr. Zander continues to serve as a co-leader for the Pulmonary Pathobiology Scientific Interest Group. Dr. Zander is also a member of the Editorial Board for The American Journal of Pathology.