American Society of Hematology

Past Presidents

Since ASH was first established, the Society and its members have made numerous contributions to the field under the leadership of various presidents. ASH’s presidents have made an impact on the Society’s education programs, position on policy issues, prominence of the annual meeting, and the emergence of ASH into the international arena. The ASH president typically serves a term of one year and works with the Executive Committee to set the strategic agenda for the Society.

2017
Kenneth C. Anderson, MD
Kenneth C. Anderson, MD
2016
Charles S. Abrams, MD
Charles S. Abrams, MD
2015
David Williams, MD
David A. Williams, MD
2014
Linda J. Burns, MD
Linda J. Burns, MD
2013
Janis L. Abkowitz, MD
Janis L. Abkowitz, MD
2012
Armand Keating, MD
Armand Keating, MD
2011
J. Evan Sadler, MD
J. Evan Sadler, MD
2010
Hal Broxmeyer, PhD
Hal Broxmeyer, PhD
2009
Nancy Berliner, MD
Nancy Berliner, MD
2008
Kenneth Kaushansky, MD
Kenneth Kaushansky, MD
2007
Andrew I. Schafer, MD
Andrew I. Schafer, MD
2006
Kanti R. Rai, MD
Kanti R. Rai, MD
2005
James N. George, MD
James N. George, MD
2004
Stanley L. Schrier, MD
Stanley L. Schrier, MD
2003
Ronald Hoffman, MD
Ronald Hoffman, MD
2002
Robert I. Handin, MD
Robert I. Handin, MD
2001
Beverly S. Mitchell, MD
Beverly S. Mitchell, MD
2000
Edward J. Benz, Jr., MD
Edward J. Benz, Jr., MD
1999
Harry S. Jacob, MD
Harry S. Jacob, MD
1997
Thomas P. Stossel, MD
Thomas P. Stossel, MD
1996
John W. Adamson, MD
John W. Adamson, MD
1995
Dorothea Zucker-Franklin, MD
Dorothea Zucker-Franklin, MD
1994
Arthur W. Nienhuis, MD
Arthur W. Nienhuis, MD
1993
H. Franklin Bunn, MD
H. Franklin Bunn, MD
1992
George Stamatoyannopoulos, MD
George Stamatoyannopoulos, MD
1991
Philip W. Majerus, MD
Philip W. Majerus, MD
1989
Marshall A. Lichtman, MD
Marshall A. Lichtman, MD
1987
Wendell F. Rosse, MD
Wendell F. Rosse, MD
1985
Jane Desforges, MD
Jane Desforges, MD
1984
Paul A. Marks, MD
Paul A. Marks, MD
1982
John W. Harris, MD
John W. Harris, MD
1980-81
Alvin M. Mauer, MD
Alvin M. Mauer, MD
1973
George Brecher, MD
George Brecher, MD
1970
J. Fraser Mustard, PhD
J. Fraser Mustard, PhD
1969
Louis Wasserman, MD
Louis Wasserman, MD
1968
Charles C. Sprague, MD
Charles C. Sprague, MD
1965
Thomas Hale Ham, MD
Thomas Hale Ham, MD
1963
Charles A. Doan, MD
Charles A. Doan, MD
1961
Louis Lowenstein, MD
Louis Lowenstein, MD
1960
Carl V. Moore, MD
Carl V. Moore, MD
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