Dear Colleagues and Friends,
Thank you for your votes! ISPAD Elections 2015 brought up many changes.
It must have been a difficult choice with such a dedicated group of candidates. For those who were not elected this year, we very much hope that you will remain active within the society. We would welcome your nominations to run in the next elections!
For now we are pleased to announce the results of the 2015 Elections!
Elected as ISPAD President (2016-2018): Joseph Wolfsdorf (MD), USA
Elected as ISPAD Secretary General (2016-2018): David Maahs (MD), USA
ISPAD Treasurer (2015-2017): Andrea Scaramuzza (MD), Italy
The following members will join the Advisory Council (2015-2017):
Chizo Agwu (MD), United Kingdom
Eduardo Calliari (MD), Brazil
Bruce King (MD), Australia
Julie Pelicand (MD), Chile/France
Health Care Professional:
Jill Weissberg-Benchell (HCP), United States
We welcome the new members of the Advisory Council and the Executive Committee and look forward to a fruitful cooperation in the next years.
The work achieved over the past years by the outgoing Advisory Council members has been outstanding and an example for all of us. We are grateful for their input in ISPAD activities.
Sabine Hoffer (MD), Austria
Jamie Wood (MD), United States
Sheridan Waldron (HCP), UK
Andrea Scaramuzza (MD), Italy and David Maahs (MD), United States are joining ISPAD Executive.
Meeting ISPAD objectives will only be possible with the input of all members. We are looking forward to work with all of you to create a better world for children, adolescents and young adults with diabetes.
Carine de Beaufort
ISPAD Secretary General