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
Robert Duncombe
United Kingdom
Finance Committee Chair
Jennifer Jupp
Canada
Research Committee Chair
Terry Maunsell
Australia
Awards and Travel Grants Annual Task Force Chair
Emma Foreman
United Kingdom
Biosimilars Task Force Chair
Netty Cracknell
United Kingdom
Communications Work Group Key Lead
Lynne Nakashima
Canada
Immunotherapy Task Force Chair
Netty Cracknell
United Kingdom
Member Engagement 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
Alexandre Chan
United States
Standards Review Task Force Co-Chair
Shaun O'Connor
Australia
Standards Review Task Force Co-Chair
Kimberley-Ann Kerr
Australia
Standards Review Task Force Co-Chair
Lisa Holle
United States
2022 Virtual Symposium Task Force Chair
Estela Moreno
Spain
2023 Symposium Planning Task Force Chair
Evelyn Handel
United States
Newsletter Editor
 

 

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.  

Click on the link below to go directly to any of the following sections:

 

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, Annemeri Livinalli, 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 Grants Annual Task Force

Chair: Terry Maunsell
Secretariat Member: Kimberley-Ann Kerr
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

Communications Work Group
Key Lead: Netty Cracknell
Secretariat Member: Hisanaga Nomura
Members: Felice Musicco, Jill Davis and Shaun O’Connor

Virtual Journal Club (Communications sub group)

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

Newsletter Editor
Evelyn Handel
Secretariat Member: Hisanaga Nomura

Education Committee

Chair: Himanshu Patel
Secretariat Member: Kimberley-Ann Kerr
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 Dhilon
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
President: Evelyn Handel
Past President: Shaun O'Connor
Secretary: Irene Weru
Member: Alexandre Chan, Melanie Danilak, Lisa Holle

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

Immunotherapy Task Force

Chair: Lynne Nakashima
Secretariat Member: Alex Chan
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 

Member Engagement Task Force

Chair: Netty Cracknell

Call for members to propose strategies to increase member engagement and membership numbers, and to make recommendations on ways to reward active members formally.

Contact services@isopp.org to express your interest in being part of the Task Force. 

Nominations Task Force 2023

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

Policy Endorsement 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 

Standards Review Task Force

Co-Chairs: Shaun O’Connor, Alexandre Chan and Kimberley-Ann Kerr
Secretariat Member: Shaun O’Connor
Members: Asunción Albert, Marliese Alexander, Marissa C. Alexander Scott, Tiene Bauters, Habibah Binti Kamaruzaman, Carole Chambers, Thomas H. Connor, Harbans Dhillon, Emma Foreman, Sarah Glewis, Lauren Hutton, Michelle Koberinski, Yin (Sarah) Lo, Barbara A. MacKenzie, Lynne Nakashima, Alison Palumbo, Racha Sabbagh Dit Hawasli, Rowena Schwartz, Paul Sessink, Graham Sewell, Suzanne Staude, Steve Stricker, Johan Vandenbroucke

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

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

ISOPP 2022 Virtual Symposium Task Force
Chair: Lisa Holle
Secretariat Member: Kimberley-Ann Kerr
Members: Melanie Danilak, Jennifer Jupp, Estela Moreno

2023 Symposium Scientific Program Task Force (SSPTF)
Co-chairs: TBA (ISOPP) and TBA (SEFH)
Secretariat Member: TBC

2023 Symposium Planning Task Force (SPTF)    
Chair: Estela Moreno
Secretariat Member: TBC