WAA Board of Directors

PresidentDr. Fevzi AltuntasTurkey
Past-PresidentDr. William ClarkCanada
President ElectDr. Hans VrielinkThe Netherlands
VP AmericasDr. Robert WeinsteinUSA
VP EuropeDr. Miguel LozanoSpain
VP AsiaDr. Angelina MirasolPhilippines
Secretary GeneralDr. Yossi SchwartzUSA
TreasurerDr. Rainer MoogGermany
Allied Health LiaisonChristine M. Fernandez USA
Industry RepTim BrownUSA

WAA Councillors: Member-society representatives on the WAA Board

No SocietyOrganizational Full NameCountryCouncillor
1ABHHAssociação Brasileira de Hematologia, Hemoterapia e Terapia Celular BrazilDr. Alfredo Mendrone Jr.
2AMMTACAsociación Mexicana de Medicina Transfusional A.C.MexicoDr. LE. Lucía Zamudio Godínez
3ASFAAmerican Society For ApheresisUSALaura Collins
4CAGCanadian Apheresis GroupCanadaDr. Gail Rock
5CSIDChinese Society for Infectious DiseasesChinaDr. Guiqiang Wang
6ESAOEuropean Society for Artificial OrgansEuropeDr. Joachim Jankowski
7ESFHEuropean Society for Haemapheresis & HaemotherapyEuropeDr. Volker Witt
8HHAHellenic Haemapheresis AssociationGreeceMr. Ioannis Griveas
9ISAIndian Society for ApheresisIndiaDr. Rakesh Srivastava
10ISFAInternational Society for ApheresisInternationalDr. Wladimir Szpirt
11KSFAKorean Society for ApheresisKoreaDr. Chae Seung Lim
12PSHBTPhilippine Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion PhilippinesDr. Maria Luisa D. Concepcion
13RHDSRare Hematologic Diseases Society TurkeyDr. Mehmet Ali Erkurt
14SFHSociété Francaise d’ HémaphérèseFranceDr. Oliver Hequet
15SIdEMSocietà Italiana di EmaferesiItalyDr. Angelo Ostuni
16TSATurkish Society for ApheresisTurkeyDr. Emre Tekgunduz
17UHTAUzbekistan Hematology and Transfusiology AssociationUzbekistanDr. Saidov Allonur Bahtinurovich

17th WAA Congress Organizing Committee

Dr. Fevzi Altuntaş
Dr. Andreas Buser
Christina Fernandes
Dr. Mehmet Sinan Dal
Dr. Mehmet Ali Erkurt
Dr. Serdal Korkmaz
Dr. Miquel Lozano
Dr. Rainer Moog
Dr. Gail Rock
Dr. Ravi Sarode
Dr. Joseph Schwartz
Dr. Hans Vrielink
Dr. Robert Weinstein
Dr. Tuğçe Nur Yiğenoğlu

Local Organizing Committee

President: Prof. Dr. Fevzi Altuntaş
Co-President: Prof. Dr. Mehmet Ali Erkurt
Congress & Scientific Secretary: Prof. Dr. Serdal Korkmaz
Prof. Dr. Rıdvan Ali
Prof. Dr. Orhan Ayyıldız
Prof. Dr. Seçkin Çağırgan
Prof. Dr. Mehmet Dağlı
Prof. Dr. Cengiz Demir
Prof. Dr. Fuat Erdem
Prof. Dr. Bülent Eser
Prof. Dr. Tuba Hacıbekiroğlu
Prof. Dr. Musa Karakürkçü
Prof. Dr. İlhami Kiki
Prof. Dr. Vahap Okan
Prof. Dr. Duzgun Ozatlı
Prof. Dr. Gulsum Ozet
Prof. Dr. Gulyuz Ozturk
Prof. Dr. Mehmet Sönmez
Prof. Dr. Songül Şerefhanoğlu
Prof. Dr. Anıl Tombak
Prof. Dr. Burhan Turgut
Prof. Dr. Turgay Ulaş
Prof. Dr. Ali Unal
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Abdülkadir Baştürk
Assoc. Prof. Dr. İlhami Berber
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mehmet Sinan Dal
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sinan Demircioglu
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Volkan Karakus
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mehmet Ali Ucar
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tuğçe Nur Yiğenoğlu