International Psoriasis Council

Advancing Knowledge. Enhancing Care.

Advancing Knowledge. Enhancing Care.

Board of Directors

THE WORLD’S LEADING PSORIASIS EXPERTS ELECTED TO GUIDE THE IPC IN ADVANCING THE KNOWLEDGE AND ENHANCING THE CARE FOR PATIENTS WITH PSORIASIS

The International Psoriasis Council is governed by a volunteer board of directors comprised of the world’s leading experts in psoriasis and others who provide business expertise to the organization.

OFFICERS

Craig

Leonardi

,

MD

Central Dermatology

St Louis

,

Missouri

,

United States

IPC President

Hervé

Bachelez

,

MD, PhD

Hôpital Saint-Louis, Imagine Institute for Human Genetic Diseases, University of Paris

Paris

,

France

IPC Vice President/President Elect
Claudia de la Cruz -

Claudia

de la Cruz

,

MD

Clinica Dermacross

Santiago

,

Chile

IPC Secretary
Bruce Strober

Bruce

Strober

,

MD, PhD

Central Connecticut Dermatology

Avon

,

Connecticut

,

United States

IPC Treasurer

Christy

Langan

International Psoriasis Council

Santa Rosa

,

California

,

United States

IPC Chief Executive Officer

DIRECTORS

Jonathan

Barker

,

MD, FRCP

Kings College London

London

,

United Kingdom

Immediate Past President

Andrew

Blauvelt

,

MD, MBA

Oregon Medical Research Center

Portland

,

Oregon

,

United States

IPC Board Member
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Siew Eng

Choon

,

MBBS, FRCP

Hospital Sultanah Aminah Johor Bahru, School of Medicine and Health Services, Monash University Malaysia

Johor

,

Malaysia

IPC Board Member

Mahira

El Sayed

,

MSc, MD

Ain Shams University

Cairo

,

Egypt

IPC Board Member

Joel

Gelfand

,

MD, MSCE

University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia

,

Pennsylvania

,

United States

IPC Board Member

Johann

Gudjonsson

,

MD, PhD

University of Michigan, Department of Dermatology

Ann Arbor

,

Michigan

,

United States

IPC Board Member

Lars

Iversen

,

MD, DMSc

Aarhus University Hospital

Aarhus

,

Denmark

IPC Board Member

Lluís

Puig

,

MD, PhD

Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau

Barcelona

,

Spain

IPC Board Member

Ricardo

Romiti

,

MD, PhD

University of Sao Paulo Brazil

São Paulo

,

Brazil

IPC Board Member
Catherine Smith photo

Catherine

Smith

,

MD

St John’s Institute of Dermatology, Guys and St Thomas’s Hospitals

London

,

United Kingdom

IPC Board Member

HONORARY FOUNDERS

Christopher

Griffiths

,

OBE, MD, FRCP, FMedSci

University of Manchester

Manchester

,

United Kingdom

Honorary Founder

Alan

Menter

,

MD

Dermatology Associates/Baylor University

Dallas

,

Texas

,

United States

Honorary Founder

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