Education Committee

Mandate:
The committee shall recommend activities concerned with information relevant to genetic epidemiology as it relates to the education of students in general, the training of professionals in genetic epidemiology, and to a lesser extent the awareness of genetic epidemiology by the general public. The committee shall be especially concerned with education at all levels relating to genetic epidemiology, particularly at the professional level, and should encourage liaison with the education committees of other groups. The committee shall also consider requests to communicate basic genetic epidemiology knowledge, its advances, and its applications to the public at large.

Sarah Buxbaum (co-Chair)
Florida A&M University, Tallahassee,
FL, USA
Wei Xu (co-Chair)
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Dalla Lana School of Public Health
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada
Todd Edwards 
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN, USA 
Pingzhao Hu
Western University
London, Canada
George Papanicolaou
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
Bethesda, MD, USA
Tae-Hwi (Linus) Schwantes-An
Indiana University School of Medicine,

Indianapolis, IN, USA

Nadezda Lipunova
University of Birmingham
Birmingham, UK

Yan Sun
Emory University
Atlanta, GA, USA
Elizabeth Gillanders 
National Cancer Institute
Bethesda, MD, USA
Chunyu Liu
Boston University, USA

 

 

 

Past Education Committee Members