Vice President of Policy and Global Affairs at AACC

Loretta L. Doan, Ph.D., is Vice President of Science, Policy, & Global Affairs at AACC, where she oversees advocacy, education, scholarly publishing, scientific affairs, and global outreach. Before joining AACC, Dr. Doan was Director of Science Policy for the Endocrine Society, where she built the Society’s influential global science-policy portfolio.

Loretta Doan

Dr. Doan earned her Ph.D. in biochemistry and molecular biology from the University of Louisville, KY, USA, and performed her postdoctoral studies at the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, USA. Dr. Doan’s scientific studies focused on factors that influence the CD4/CD8 lineage decision in developing thymocytes.

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Joe El Khoury

Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine at Yale University

Joe El-Khoury, Ph.D., DABCC, FAACC is Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine at Yale University and Co-Director of the Clinical Chemistry Laboratory and Clinical Chemistry Fellowship program at Yale-New Haven Health.

Andrea Ferreira-Gonzalez

Chair of the Division of Molecular Diagnostics, in the Department of Pathology at the Virginia Commonwealth University Health System

Andrea Ferreira-Gonzalez, Ph.D. is Chair of the Division of Molecular Diagnostics, in the Department of Pathology at the Virginia Commonwealth University Health System in July 2008. She is also the director of the Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory at the VCU Health System.

Christopher McCudden

Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Ottawa

Dr. Christopher McCudden, Ph.D., DABCC, FAACC, FCACB, Dr. McCudden is a Clinical Chemist at the Ottawa Hospital and an Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Ottawa.