Committees

WISC 2014 Committees

Conference President
Lanny J. Rosenwasser, United States
Conference Organizing Chair
Mario Sanchez Borges, Venezuela
Honorary Conference Organizing Committee Co-Chair
Charles Naspitz, Brazil
President of the ASBAI Congress
Dra. Flávia Sales Costa Janólio 
Steering Committee  
Lanny J. Rosenwasser, Chair, United States
Luisa Karla Arruda, Brazil
Fabio Castro, Brazil
Ruby Pawankar, Japan
Nelson Rosário Filho, Brazil
Mario Sanchez Borges, Venezuela
João Tebyriça, Brazil
 

Conference Organizing Committee

Lanny J. Rosenwasser, Chair, United States
Mario Sanchez Borges, Chair, Venezuela

Ignacio Ansotequi, Spain
Luisa Karla Arruda, Brazil
Fabio Castro, Brazil
Alfonso Cepeda, Colombia
Luis Felipe Chiaverini Ensina, Brazil
Motohiro Ebisawa, Japan
Gustavo Falbo Wandalsen, Brazil
Stanley Fineman, United States
Mario Geller, Brazil
Roy Gerth Van Wijk, Netherlands
Sandra Gonzales Diaz, Mexico
Elham Hossny, Egypt
Juan Carlos Ivancevich, Argentina
Jorge Maspero, Argentina
Ruby Pawankar, Japan
Jose Carlos Perini, Brazil
Nelson Rosário Filho, Brazil
Juan Carlos Sisul, Paraguay
Dirceu Sole, Brazil
João Tebyriça, Brazil
Mario Zernotti, Argentina

Scientific Program Committee
Luisa Karla Arruda, Chair, Brazil
Luis Caraballo, Chair, Colombia
Hugh Sampson, Chair, United States
Claus Bachert, Belgium
Wesley Burks, United States
Gustavo Falbo Wandalsen, Brazil
Susan Prescott, Australia
Francesca Levi-Schaffer, Israel
Richard F. Lockey, United States
Ruby Pawankar, Japan
Nelson Rosário Filho, Brazil
Lanny J. Rosenwasser, United States
Mario Sanchez Borges, Venezuela
Dana Wallace, United States

Local Organizing Committee
Nelson Rosário Filho, Chair, Brazil
Luisa Karla Arruda, Brazil
Evandro Prado, Brazil
 
Norma Rubini, Brazil
Flávia Sales Costa Janólio, Brazil
João Tebyriça, Brazil

2014-2015 WAO Board of Directors

2013-2014 ASBAI Board of Directors

Lanny Rosenwasser, President, United States
Motohiro Ebisawa, Treasurer, Japan
Ignacio Ansotegui, Secretary-General, Spain
Mario Sánchez Borges, President-Elect, Venezuela
Ruby Pawankar, Past-President, Japan
Richard F. Lockey, Historian, United States
Claus Bachert, Belgium
Suwat Benjaponpitak, Thailand
Sergio Bonini, Italy
Wesley Burks, United States
Luis Caraballo, Colombia
Stanley Fineman, United States
Roy Gerth van Wijk, The Netherlands
Elham Hossny, Egypt
Francesca Levi-Schaffer, Israel
Susan Prescott, Australia
Nelson Rosário Filho, Brazil
Hirohisa Saito, Japan
Hugh Sampson, United States
Dana Wallace, United States
Mario Zernotti, Argentina
Lou Zhang, China
Fabio Castro, President
José Carlos Perini, First Vice-President
Norma Rubini, Second Vice-President
Ana Paula Beltran Moschione Castro, Executive Secretary
Bárbara Gonçalves da Silva, Deputy Executive Secretary
Nelson Rosário Filho, Director of International Affairs
Antônio Carlos Bilo, Director of Ethics and Professional Affairs
Luis Felipe Chiaverini Ensina, Financial Director
Gustavo Falbo Wandalsen, Deputy Financial Director
Flávio Sano, Informatics Director
Luisa Karla Arruda, Scientific Director
Alexandra Sayuri Watanabe, Deputy Scientific Director

 

About WAO

The World Allergy Organization (WAO) is an international alliance of 95 regional and national allergy, asthma and clinical immunology societies. Through collaboration with the Member Societies, WAO provides a wide range of educational and outreach programs, symposia and lectureships to allergists/immunologists around the globe and conducts initiatives relating to clinical practice, service provision, and physician training in order to better understand and address the challenges facing allergists/immunologists worldwide.
 

About ASBAI

The Brazilian Association of Allergy and Immunology (ASBAI) is devoted to improving treatment for allergic diseases and promoting the understanding of allergy, asthma and clinical immunology. For over 60 years, the ASBAI has been an active advocate and leader in the field of allergy studies.