Board of Directors


Teresa A. Zimmers, PhD


Andrew R. Judge, PhD

Professor of Cell, Developmental, & Cancer Biology, Oregon Health & Science University and Research Scientist, Portland Veterans Administration Medical Center


Professor of Physical Therapy and Associate Director for Training of the Myology Institute, at the University of Florida


Jose Garcia, MD, PhD


Richard Skipworth, MBChB MD FRCS

Clinician Scientist at the Puget Sound VA and an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Washington


Consultant General and Upper GI Surgeon, and Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at the University of Edinburgh, UK


Paul Gregorevic, PhD


Daniel L. Marks, MD, PhD

Head of the Laboratory for Muscle Research and Therapeutics, and Deputy Director of the Centre for Muscle Research, at The University of Melbourne


Senior Associate Dean, Research Professor, Pediatric Endocrinology Ray Hickey Chair for the Director of the Papé Family Pediatric Research Institute at Oregon Health & Science University


Maria Rohm, PhD


Marilia Seelaender, PhD

Head of Division “Tissue Crosstalk in Cancer Metabolism” Helmholtz Center Munich, Institute for Diabetes and Cancer


Head, Cancer Metabolism Research Group, Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Medical School, Head, Laboratory of Clinical Investigation, Head, Human Rights Office – Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of São Paulo


Tora Solheim, MD, PhD



Consultant in Medical and Radiation Oncology at the Cancer Clinic at St. Olav's Hospital; Associate professor, Department of clinical and molecular medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Norwegian University of Science and Technology





Marion E. Couch, MD PhD MBA
Founding President


Denis C. Guttridge, PhD
Past-President 2018-2021