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Graeme Eisenhofer, MD, Departments of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, University of Dresden, Uniklinikum Dresden, Germany

Raymond Grogan, MD, Assistant Professor of Surgery; Director, Endocrine Surgery Research Program, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Jacques Lenders, MD, Endocrinology, Internal Medicine, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, The Netherlands

Nancy Perrier, MD, Professor, Department of Surgical Oncology, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX


Ashok Asthagiri, MD, Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Paul Gidley, MD, Neurootologist, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Sven Gläsker, MD, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Brussels, Belgium

Rimas V. Lukas, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Northwestern Medicine, Chicago, IL

Russell Lonser, MD, Neurosurgeon, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Ian McCutcheon, MD, FRCSC, Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Division of Surgery, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX



Ignacio Blanco, MD, Genetic Counseling and Clinical Genetics Program, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Wendy Chung, MD, Clinical Genetics, Associate Professor of Pediatrics (in Medicine), Columbia University, New York, NY

Eamonn R. Maher, MD, FRCP, Professor of Medical Genetics and Genomic Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England

Charis Eng, MD, Hardis/ACS Professor of Cancer Genomic Medicine and Chairwoman, Genomic Medicine Institute; and Director, Center for Personalized Genetic Healthcare at the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Rachel Giles, MD, PhD, University Medical Center Utrecht, Department of Nephrology, The Netherlands

Sarah Nielsen, MS, CGC, Genetic Counselor in the Cancer Risk Program at the University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Stéphane Richard, MD, PhD, Professor of Oncogenetics and Chair, National Expert Centre for Rare Cancers PREDIR, Le Kremlin-Bicêtre, France



Gennady Bratslavsky, MD, Professor and Chair of Urology, Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

Jean-Michel Corréas, MD, Professor of Radiology at the Paris-Descartes University, Centre Hospitalier Necker, France

Eric Kauffman, MD, Assistant Professor of Oncology, Department of Urology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY

Surena Matin, MD, Professor, Department of Urology, Division of Surgery, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Brian Shuch, MD, Assistant Professor of Urology and of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT


Thai Ho, MD, Medical Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ

Othon Iliopoulos, MD, Hematology/Oncology, MassGeneral Hospital, Boston, MA

Eric Jonasch, MD, Professor, Department of Genitourinary Medical Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

W Kimryn Rathmell, MD, Professor, Department of Clinical Medicine and Cancer Biology, Director, Division of Hematology Oncology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN


Steven K. Libutti, MD, Director, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Director and Vice Chancellor for Cancer Programs, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, New Brunswick, NJ

Pascal Hammel, MD, Department of Gastroenterology & Pancreatology, Hôpital Beaujon, France

Electron Kebebew, MD, Chief, Endocrine Oncology Branch, Head, Cancer Genetics/Genomics Section, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD


Psychosocial/ integrative medicine

Lorenzo Cohen, MD, Professor, Department of General Oncology; Professor, Department of Behavioral Science, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Emily Hershenson, MSW, Private Practice, Bethesda, MD

Susan K. Peterson, PhD, MPH, Professor, Department of Behavioral Science, Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Armand Rodriguez, MD, Private Practice, Fort Lauderdale, FL



Emily Chew, MD, Deputy Director at the National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

Alain Gaudric, MD, Professor and Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology at the Lariboisière Hospital, University of Paris, France

Michael B. Gorin, MD, Professor of Ophthalmology in the Retina and Vision Science Divisions in the Department of Ophthalmology at the David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA and Jules Stein Eye Institute Ophthalmology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA

Medical Emeritus

Lloyd M. Aiello, MD, Chief, Beetham Eye Institute, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA

Debra L. Collins, MS, Division of Genetics, University of Kansas Med Center, Kansas City, KS

Karina Villar Gómez de las Heras, MD, President of La Alianza de las Familias VHL, Ministry of Health and Social Welfare for Castilla-LaMancha, Toledo, Spain

Yujen Edward Hsia, MD, Professor Emeritus, Department of Genetics, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI

Col. James M. Lamiell, MD, Chief, Clinical Investigation Regulatory Office, U.S. Army Medical Center and School, Fort Sam, Houston, TX

Richard Alan Lewis, MD, MS, Professor of Ophthalmology, Medicine, Pediatrics, and Molecular and Human Genetics and Faculty Associate at the Huffington Center on Aging, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

John A. Libertino, MD, Chair, Institute of Urology, Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA

Scott McLean, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Associate Professor of Human and Molecular Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine; Section on Genetics, Children’s Hospital of San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

Hartmut P. H. Neumann, MD, Professor, Section of Preventive Genetics Department of Nephrology, Albert-Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Germany

Edward H. Oldfield, MD, Professor of Neurosurgery and Internal Medicine Director, Neuroendocrine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Haring J. W. Nauta, MD, PhD, Chief of Neurosurgery, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

R. Neil Schimke, MD, Director of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Genetics, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS

Robert B. Welch, MD, Chairman Emeritus, Department of Ophthalmology, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, MD