Board of Directors


Andrew R. Judge, PhD


Jose Garcia, MD, PhD

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


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


Richard Skipworth, MBChB MD FRCS


Maria Rohm, PhD

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


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


Andrea Bonetto, PhD


Paul Gregorevic, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, USA


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


Barry Laird, MBChB MRCGP MD


Marilia Seelaender, PhD

Dr Barry J A Laird holds positions as a Reader (Associate Professor) in Palliative Medicine at the University of Edinburgh, and consultant physician posts in the Edinburgh Cancer Centre and St Columba’s Hospice


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





Teresa A. Zimmers, PhD
Past-President 2021-2023


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





Marion E. Couch, MD PhD MBA
Founding President