Education Committee

The committee shall recommend activities concerned with information relevant to genetic epidemiology as it relates to the education of students in general, the training of professionals in genetic epidemiology, and to a lesser extent the awareness of genetic epidemiology by the general public. The committee shall be especially concerned with education at all levels relating to genetic epidemiology, particularly at the professional level, and should encourage liaison with the education committees of other groups. The committee shall also consider requests to communicate basic genetic epidemiology knowledge, its advances, and its applications to the public at large.

Sarah Buxbaum (co-Chair)
Florida A&M University, Tallahassee,
Chunyu Liu (co-Chair)
Boston University, USA
Todd Edwards 
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN, USA 
Pingzhao Hu
Western University
London, Canada
George Papanicolaou
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
Bethesda, MD, USA
Tae-Hwi (Linus) Schwantes-An
Indiana University School of Medicine,

Indianapolis, IN, USA

 Wei Xu 
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Dalla Lana School of Public Health
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada

Yan Sun
Emory University
Atlanta, GA, USA




Past Education Committee Members