International Psoriasis Council

Advancing Knowledge. Enhancing Care.

Advancing Knowledge. Enhancing Care.

IPC Committees & Working Groups

BOARD COMMITTEES

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Chair:  Craig Leonardi, President, United States

Members

Hervé Bachelez, Vice President & President-Elect, France
Jonathan Barker, Immediate Past President, United Kingdom
Claudia de la Cruz, Secretary, Chile
Bruce Strober, Treasurer, United States
Christy Langan, CEO, United States

FINANCE COMMITTEE

Chair:  Bruce Strober, Treasurer, United States

Members

Lars Iversen, Denmark
Joel Gelfand, United States
Craig Leonardi, President, United States
Ricardo Romiti, Brazil
Christy Langan, CEO, United States

GOVERNANCE COMMITTEE

Chair:  Claudia de la Cruz, Secretary, Chile

Members

Mahira El Sayed, Egypt
Johann Gudjonsson, United States
Lluis Puig, Spain
Christy Langan, CEO, United States

PROGRAM COMMITTEES & WORKING GROUPS

COVID-19 TASKFORCE

Chair:  Joel Gelfand, United States

Members

André Carvahlo, Brazil
Mahira El-Sayed, Egypt
Hervé Bachelez, France
Lluís Puig, Spain
Catherine Smith, United Kingdom

DISEASE SEVERITY WORKING GROUP

Chair:  Bruce Strober, United States
Co-chair:  Lone Skov, Denmark

Members

Matthias Augustin, Germany
Andy Blauvelt, United States
Cristina Echeverría, Argentina
Marcus Schmitt-Egenolf, Sweden

EDITORIAL COMMITTEE

Chair:  Johann Gudjonsson, United States
Co-chair:  Nicole Ward, United States

Members

Helen Young, United Kingdom
Matías Maskin, Argentina
Tiago Torres, Portugal

FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Chair:  Lars Iversen, Denmark
Co-chair:  Elise Kleyn, United Kingdom

Members

Marc Bourcier, Canada
Kelly Cordoro, United States
Colin Theng, Singapore
Fernando Valenzuela, Chile

LATIN AMERICA WORKING GROUP

Co-chairs: 
Claudia de la Cruz, Chile
Ricardo Romiti, Brazil
Cristina Echeverría, Argentina

Members

Councilors
André Vicente Esteves de Carvalho, Brazil
Edgardo Chouela, Argentina
César Gonzalez, Colombia
Angela Londoño, Colombia
Matías Maskin, Argentina
Nancy Podoswa, Mexico
Enrique Rivas, Guatemala 
Fernando Valenzuela, Chile

IPC Fellows and Fellow Alumni 
Daniela Armijo, Chile (2018)
Romina Contreras, Paraguay (2019)
Jaquelini Barboza da Silva, Brazil (2021)
Leandro Leite, Brazil (2022)
Lucas Galimany, Chile (2022)
Natalia Merino, Peru (2022)

PEDIATRIC BEST-EVIDENCE REVIEW

Chair:  Amy Paller, United States

Members

Kelly Cordoro, United States
Marieke Seyger, Netherlands
Siew Eng Choon, Malaysia
Ruth Murphy, United Kingdom
Tamar Nijsten, Netherlands

PUSTULAR PSORIASIS WORKING GROUP

Chair:  Hervé Bachelez, France
Co-chair: 
Siew Eng Choon, Malaysia

Members

Jonathan Barker, United Kingdom
Francesca Capon, United Kingdom
Johann Gudjonsson, United States
Akimichi Morita, Japan
Ricardo Romiti, Brazil

TELEMEDICINE WORKING GROUP

Chair:  Alexander Navarini, Switzerland
Co-chair:  Joel Gelfand, United States

Members

April Armstrong, United States
Christophe Hsu, Switzerland
Andrea Chiricozzi, Italy
Vahid Diamei, Switzerland
Mohamed El-Komy, Egypt

SKIN OF COLOR WORKING GROUP

Chair:  Mahira El Sayed, Egypt
Co-chair:  Murlidhar Rajagopalan, India

Members

Angela Londoño, Colombia
Chris Griffiths, United Kingdom
Mark Lebwohl, United States
Vermén Verallo-Rowell, Philippines
Nejib Doss, Tunisia
Andrew Alexis, United States