API Governing Council

Current API Council

 
PresidentS. Joseph Sirintrapun, MD
Associate Attending
Director of Pathology Informatics
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

 
President-Elect
Medical Director of Informatics
Associate Professor
University of Colorado School of Medicine

 
Past President Mary E. Edgerton, MD, PhD
Associate Professor,
Department of Pathology

MD Anderson Cancer Center
Secretary
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology
University of Utah School of Medicine
Medical Director, Automated Core Laboratory
ARUP Laboratories

 

TreasurerBruce Levy, MD, CPE
Professor at Geisinger Commonwealth
School of Medicine (GCSoM)

Program Director of the CI Fellowship
Associate CMIO at Geisinger
Geisinger Health System

 
Program Committee ChairJ. Mark Tuthill, M.D. 
Division Head, Pathology Informatics
Henry Ford Health System 
Detroit, MI

 
Program Committee Chair-Elect
Assistant Professor; Yale University School of Medicine
Department of Laboratory Medicine
Medical Director; Chemical Pathology Laboratory
Yale-New Haven Hospital
Medical Director; Laboratory ITS, Yale-New Haven Health
Associate Director, ACGME Chemical Pathology Fellowship
Laboratory Medicine
 
Membership Committee Chair 
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology
Director of Pathology Informatics
University of Illinois at Chicago

 
Training and Education Committee Co-ChairsJi Yeon Kim, MD, MPH
Physician Director of Laboratory Informatics
Esoteric Chemistry, Special Coagulation and Immunology

Kaiser Permanente Southern California



 
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
 


Publications Committee Co-ChairsStephen Hewitt, MD, PhD (Chair)
Clinical Investigator, Laboratory of Pathology
Center for Cancer Research
National Institutes of Health - National Cancer Institute





Philip Boyer, MD, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Pathology
Brody School of Medicine
East Carolina University



Editors-in-Chief, Journal of Pathology InformaticsAnil V. Parwani, MD, PhD
Professor of Pathology
Vice Chair and Director of Anatomic Pathology

The Ohio State University
Editor-in-chief of Diagnostic Pathology
Editor of the Journal of Pathology Informatics


Liron Pantanowitz, MD
Professor of Pathology
Department of Pathology & Clinical Labs
University of Michigan
Editor of the Journal of Pathology Informatics

 


Technical Standards Committee Co-ChairsNoah G. Hoffman, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Head of the Informatics Division of the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology (DLMP)
University of Washington, Seattle, WA




Peter Gershkovich, MD
Director of Pathology Informatics
Research Scientist
Yale University School of Medicine






Pathology Informatics Summit Planning Committee Co-ChairsUlysses J. Balis, M.D. 
Director, Division of Pathology Informatics
Director, Pathology Informatics Fellowship Program
Professor of Pathology

Department of Pathology
University of Michigan Health System



J. Mark Tuthill, M.D. 
Division Head, Pathology Informatics
Henry Ford Health System 
Detroit, MI



Past Presidents

2001
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
2002-2003Bruce A. Friedman, M.D. 
Pathology Education Consortium
2004Walter H. Henricks, III, MD
Cleveland Clinic
2005J. Mark Tuthill, M.D. 
Henry Ford Health System
2006Jules J. Berman, MD, PhD
Freelance Medical Writer
2007Ulysses J. Balis, M.D. 
University of Michigan Health System
2008Michael G. McNeely, MD, FRCPC
Consultant-Medical Informatics
Deceased 1944-2009
2009-2010Myra L. Wilkerson, MD
Geisinger Health System
2011Ronald S. Weinstein, MD
University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson
2012Raymond D. Aller, M.D. 
University of Southern California
2013
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
2014

Alexis Carter, M.D. 
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

2015Rodney Schmidt, MD, PhD
University of Washington
2016Michael Riben, MD
MD Anderson Cancer Center
2017John Gilbertson, MD
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
2018David McClintock, MD
Associate CMIO, Michigan Medicine
2019Monica E. de Baca, MD
Pathologist, MD Path LLC
2020Mary E. Edgerton, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
MD Anderson Cancer Center