API Governing Council

Current API Council

 
President Monica E. de Baca,  M.D.
Pathologist

MD Path, LLC
Clinical Laboratory Improvement Advisory Committee, CDC
President-ElectMary E. Edgerton, MD, PhD
Associate Professor,
Department of Pathology

MD Anderson Cancer Center

 
Past PresidentDavid McClintock, MD
Associate CMIO, Michigan Medicine
Director, Digital Pathology
Associate Director, Pathology Informatics
Associate Professor, Dept. of Pathology

Michigan Medicine/University of Michigan

 
Secretary

Bryan Dangott, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Pathology

East Carolina University

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 ChairVeronica Klepeis, MD, PhD
Assistant in Pathology
Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Program Committee Chair-ElectJ. Mark Tuthill, M.D. 
Division Head, Pathology Informatics
Henry Ford Health System 
Detroit, MI

 
Membership Committee Chair Mehrvash Haghighi, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology
Mount Sinai Health System

 
Training and Education Committee Co-ChairsToby C. Cornish, MD, PhD
Medical Director of Informatics, Associate Professor

University of Colorado School of Medicine






Kinjal S. Shah, MD
Assistant Professor and Associate Residency Program Director, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center


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
Director of Pathology Informatics at UPMC
Director of Cytology UPMC Shadyside
University of Pittsburgh
Editor of the Journal of Pathology Informatics

 


Technical Standards Committee Co-ChairsMichael Legg, PhD
Consultant Health Informatician
Michael Legg & Associates
Chairman
Health Informatics Society of Australia

 


Jason M. Baron, MD
Assistant in Pathology,
Massachusetts General Hospital
Assistant Professor in Pathology,
Harvard Medical School


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