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IAP Council

The Council comprises appointed representatives whose activities are wholly or largely devoted to the study of the pancreas. Distribution by geography and discipline is desirable. Council members serve for four years and may be renewed for a second term. Appointment is recommended by the Executive Committee and approved by the Council.

The Council meets at least annually and from time to time as determined by the Executive Committee to determine policy and direction for the Association.

Executive Committee

President 

Suresh Chari, Rochester

Past President 

Tooru Shimosegawa, Sendai

President Elect

Thomas Gress, Marburg

Secretary

Pramod Garg, New Delhi

Treasurer

Santhi Vege, Rochester

Council 2017

Minoti Apte, Sydney
Marc Besselink, Amsterdam
Richard Charnley, Newcastle upon Tyne 
Marco del Chiaro, Stockholm
Luca Frulloni, Verona
Junji Furuse, Tokyo
Philip A Hart, Ohio
Timothy Gardner, Lebanon, NH
Peter Hegyi, Szeged
Myung-Hwan Kim, Seoul
Sun-Whe Kim, Seoul
Wataru Kimura, Yamagata 
Min Li, Oklahoma City
Julia Mayerle, Greifswald
Grazya Rydzewska, Warsaw
Kyoko Shimizu, Tokyo
Yoshifumi Takeyama, Osaka
Hiroki Yamaue, Wakayama
Huaizhi Wang, Chongqing
Jens Werner, Munich

 

Observers

Kyoichi Takaori (representing Pancreatology)
Kazuichi Okazaki, Hirakata (representing AOPA)
Maria Vaccaro (representing Buenos Aires 2017)