Secretariat & Chairs

Evelyn Handel
United States
President
Shaun O'Connor
Australia
Past President
Irene Weru
Kenya
Secretary
Robert Duncombe
United Kingdom
Treasurer
Tiene Bauters
Belgium
General Member
Netty Cracknell
United Kingdom
General Member
Hisanaga Nomura
Japan
General Member
Barry Goldspiel
United States
General Member

ISOPP Chairs

ISOPP governance model, in addition to the Secretariat, is made up of standing committees, task forces, and work groups, each of which has an appointed Chair or Lead and each of which requires your input and time.  Volunteer for a committee, task force or work group. Contact services@isopp.org to join your peers and make a difference.  

Let us introduce you to the current ISOPP Chairs.

John Wiernikowski
Canada
Advocacy Committee Co-Chair
Esin Aysel Kandemir
Turkey
Advocacy Committee Co-Chair
Shaun O'Connor
United States
Governance Committee Chair
Himanshu Patel
Canada
Education Committee Chair
Netty Cracknell
United Kingdom
Engagement & Communications Committee Chair
Robert Duncombe
United Kingdom
Finance Committee Chair
Jennifer Jupp
Canada
Research Committee Chair
Terry Maunsell
Australia
Awards and Travel Grant Task Force Chair
Emma Foreman
United Kingdom
Biosimilars Task Force Chair
Lynne Nakashima
Canada
Immunotherapy Task Force Chair
Shaun O'Connor
Australia
Nominations Task Force 2023 Chair
Himanshu Patel
Canada
Oncology Pharmacotherapy and Applications of Biosimilars (OPAB) Program Task Force Chair
Estela Moreno
Spain
2023 Symposium Planning Task Force Chair & 2023 Symposium Scientific Program Task Force Co-Chair
Jennifer Jupp
Canada
2023 Symposium Scientific Program Task Force Co-Chair
 

 

Committees, Task Force and Work Group Members

Below is a list of ISOPP’s committee, task force and work group members currently engaged and working for you the member. Volunteer for a committee, task force or working group. Contact services@isopp.org to join your peers and make a difference.  

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Advocacy Committee

Co-Chair: John Wiernikowski and Esin Aysel Kandemir
Secretariat Member: Irene Weru
Members: Shirin Abadi, Brooke Bernhardt, Carole R. Chambers, Alexandre Chan, Hoai Thu Dang, Harbans Dhillon, Lisa Holle, Nirachorn Kuchonthara, Rodrigo Spineli Macedo, Pinky Manyau, Felice Musicco, Paul Obeng, Himanshu Patel, Elsa Pedro Gutiérrez, Rowena Schwartz, Mario Jorge Silva, Rosalyn  Sims, Karunrat Tewthanom, David Wata, Monica Yam Fui Chien and Bo (Miguel) Yu

Awards and Travel Grant Task Force

Chair: Terry Maunsell
Secretariat Member: Barry Goldspiel
Members: Lisa Holle, Fabrizio Festinese, Siew Woon Lim and Rosalyn Sims

Biosimilars Task Force

Chair: Emma Foreman
Secretariat Member: 
Shaun O'Connor
Members: Joseph Bubalo, Alexandre Chan, Harbans Dhillon, Nirachorn (Jean) Kuchonthara, Annemeri Livinalli, Rodrigo Spineli Macedo, Winnie Mwangi, Hisanaga Nomura, Himanshu Patel, Maggie (Margaret) Patterson, Jim Siderov and Barbara Yim

Engagement and Communications Committee

Chair and Newsletter Editor: Netty Cracknell
Secretariat Member: Hisanaga Nomura
Members: Carole Chambers, Tandy-Sue Copeland, Felice Musicco, Peter Gilbar, Lynne Nakashima and Shaun O’Connor

Virtual Journal Club (Engagement and Communications Committee sub group)

Members: Felice Musicco, Carole Chambers, Tandy-Sue Copeland, Jill Davis, Peter Gilbar and Lynne Nakashima

Education Committee

Chair: Himanshu Patel
Secretariat Member: Barry Goldspiel
Members: Ammar Abdaljalil, Jared Borlagdan, Ashraf Chatterjee, Tandy-Sue Copeland, Netty Cracknell, Melanie Danilak, Harbans Dhilon, Aygin Ekincioglu, Sarah Glewis, Chea Xin Lim, Manit Seateaw, Chiajie Tan, David Wata, Irene Weru and Toh Yilong 

Masterclass (Education Committee sub group)

Chair: Harbans Dhillon
Vice Chair: Kimberley-Ann Kerr
Oral Anti-cancer: Kimberley-Ann Kerr (Lead), Melanie Danilak and Evelyn Handel
Supportive Care: Chiajie Tan (Lead), Tandy-Sue Copeland, Sarah Glewis and Himanshu Patel
Safe Handling: Harbans Dhilon (Lead), Chiajie Tan and Irene Weru
Advanced Aseptic Preparation: Harbans Dhilon (Lead), Aygin Ekincioglu and Lim Chea Xin Lim

Finance Committee

Treasurer (Chair): Robert Duncombe

Secretariat Member: Robert Duncombe
Member: Alexandre Chan, Melanie Danilak, Evelyn Handel, Lisa Holle, Shaun O'Connor, Irene Weru

Governance Committee
Past President (Chair): Shaun O'Connor
Secretariat Member: Shaun O’Connor
Members: Alexandre Chan, Evelyn Handel, Moe Schwartz, John Wiernikowski

Immunotherapy Task Force

Chair: Lynne Nakashima
Secretariat Member: Evelyn Handel
Members: María Asunción Albert-Marí, Elif Aras Atik, Jared Borlagdan, Constanza Cortés, Andrea Crespo, Melanie Danilak, Mario de Lemos, Marc Geirnaert, Esin Aysel Kandemir, CheaXin Lim, Ramatu Mas'ud Alabelewe, Rina Mutiara, Karunrat Tewthanom, Andrew Walker, Barbara Yim, Miguel Yu 

Nominations Task Force 2023

Chair: Shaun O'Connor
Members: TBC in late 2022

 

Educational Grant Proposal Task Force
Chair:    Himanshu Patel
 

Guideline Endorsement Task Force

Formed as needed

 

Regional Symposium Task Force

Formed as needed

Research Committee 

Chair: Jennifer Jupp
Secretariat Member: Tiene Bauters
Members: Marliese Alexander, Tandy-Sue Copeland, Nick Duncan, Kellie Jones Weddle, Maria Larizza, Hisanaga Nomura, Paul Sessink and Shinya Suzuki 

Oncology Pharmacotherapy and Applications of Biosimilars (OPAB) Program Task Force

Chair: Himanshu Patel
Secretariat Member: Netty Cracknell
Members: Alex Chan, Netty Cracknell, Emma Foreman, CheaXin Lim, May Oh, Chiajie Tan

2023 Symposium Scientific Program Task Force (SSPTF)
Co-chairs: Jennifer Jupp (ISOPP) and Estela Moreno (SEFH)
Secretariat Member: Netty Cracknell

2023 Symposium Planning Task Force (SPTF)    
Chair: Estela Moreno
Secretariat Member: Shaun O'Connor