The results of the 2023 IGCS Board of Directors Election are in. The election was held online from May 30 - June 30. The results were verified by our third-party election software vendor, Simply Voting, Inc. and reviewed by the IGCS Secretary-Treasurer Elect, Dr. Rainer Kimmig, in accordance with IGCS policy.
For each position, the candidate receiving the most votes was elected. Regional Council Members were elected by IGCS Members residing in the corresponding region.
The new Council Members' terms will begin on Nov. 7th at the close of the 2023 IGCS Annual Global Meeting in Seoul, Korea. View the current Board of Directors roster here.
Asia, Oceania, and the Pacific
Dr. Nao Suzuki
St. Marianna University School of Medicine
North America (USA and Canada)
Dr. Alexander Olawaiye
University of Pittsburgh
Dr. David Gaffney
University of Utah
Huntsman Cancer Institute
Congratulations to those elected and our appreciation goes out to all those who applied and ran for elected positions. We are grateful for the many talented and dedicated members who are willing to volunteer their time and serve our society.
I'd also like to thank the members of the 2023 Nominating Committee for reviewing the applications and their thoughtful deliberations in developing the election slate.
Robert Coleman, MD
IGCS Past President and Nominating Committee Chair