ISSCR Leadership

The International Society for Stem Cell Research has more than 4,100 members in more than 55 countries. As an organization focused on bringing together all members of the stem cell community, we are proud that our membership is led by some of the most prominent and respected scientists from around the globe.

ISSCR Officers and Board

President - Rudolf Jaenisch, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research

Past President - Janet Rossant, The Hospital for Sick Children Research Institute, Toronto

President Elect - Sean J. Morrison, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Clerk - George Q. Daley, Boston Children's Hospital  

Vice President - Sally Temple, Neural Stem Cell Institute

Treasurer - Haifan Lin, Yale Univ School of Medicine

Director - Timothy Allsopp, Neusentis Regenerative Medicine
Director - Arturo Alvarez-Buylla, University of California San Francisco 
Director - Nissim Benvenisty, Hebrew University 
Director - Hans C. Clevers, Hubrecht Institute 
Director - Hongkui Deng, College of Lige Peking University 
Director - Connie Eaves, Terry Fox Lab BC Cancer Agency 
Director - Urban Lendahl, Karolinska Institutet 
Director - Christine L. Mummery, Leiden University Medical Center Department of Anatomy & Embryology 
Director - Hideyuki Okano, Keio University, School of Medicine 
Director - Kathrin Plath, UCLA School of Medicine 
Director - David T. Scadden, Massachusetts General Hosp/Harvard University 
Director - Austin G. Smith, Wellcome Trust Centre for Stem Cell Research & Institute for Stem Cell Biology 
Director - Deepak Srivastava, Gladstone Institutes 
Director - Elly Tanaka, DFG Research Center for Regenerative Therapies, Technische Universitaet Dresden 
Director - Amy Wagers, Joslin Diabetes Center 
Director - Shinya Yamanaka, Center for IPS Cell Res & Application (CiRA)

Ex Officio Member - Elaine Fuchs, Rockefeller University 
Ex Officio Member - Fred H. Gage, Salk Institute for Biological Studies  
Ex Officio Member - Leonard I. Zon, Boston Children's Hospital 



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