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 greatly impacted 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.

2015
David Williams, MD
David A. Williams, MD
2014
Linda Burns
Linda J. Burns, MD
2013
Janis L Abkowitz
Janis L. Abkowitz, MD
2012
Armand Keating
Armand Keating, MD
2011
J Evan Sadler
J. Evan Sadler, MD
2010
Hal Broxmeyer
Hal Broxmeyer, PhD
2009
Nancy Berliner
Nancy Berliner, MD
2008
Kenneth Kaushansky
Kenneth Kaushansky, MD
2007
Andrew I_ Schafer
Andrew I. Schafer, MD
2006
Kanti R_ Rai
Kanti R. Rai, MD
2005
James N_ George
James N. George, MD
2004
Stanley L_ Schrier
Stanley L. Schrier, MD
2003
Ronald Hoffman
Ronald Hoffman, MD
2002
Robert I_ Handin
Robert I. Handin, MD
2001
Beverly S_ Mitchell
Beverly S. Mitchell, MD
2000
Edward J_ Benz, Jr_
Edward J. Benz, Jr., MD
1999
Harry S_ Jacob
Harry S. Jacob, MD
1998
Barry S_ Coller
Barry S. Coller, MD
1997
Thomas P Stossel
Thomas P. Stossel, MD
1996
John W_ Adamson
John W. Adamson, MD
1995
Dorothea Zucker-Franklin
Dorothea Zucker-Franklin, MD
1994
Arthur W_ Nienhuis
Arthur W. Nienhuis, MD
1993
H Franklin Bunn
H. Franklin Bunn, MD
1992
George Stamatoyannopoulos
George Stamatoyannopoulos, MD
1991
Philip W Majerus
Philip W. Majerus, MD
1990
YW Kan
Y.W. Kan, MD
1989
Marshall A Lichtman
Marshall A. Lichtman, MD
1988
E Donnall Thomas
E. Donnall Thomas, MD
1987
Wendell F Rosse
Wendell F. Rosse, MD
1986
David G Nathan
David G. Nathan, MD
1985
Jane Desforges
Jane Desforges, MD
1984
Paul A Marks
Paul A. Marks, MD
1983
Ernst R_ Jaffe
Ernst R. Jaffe, MD, MS, BS
1982
John W Harris
John W. Harris, MD
1980-81
Alvin M Mauer
Alvin M. Mauer, MD
1979
Ernest Beutler
Ernest Beutler, MD
1978
Ralph O Wallerstein
Ralph O. Wallerstein, MD
1977
Samuel I Rapaport
Samuel I. Rapaport, MD
1976
C Lockard Conley
C. Lockard Conley, MD
1975
Oscar D Ratnoff
Oscar D. Ratnoff, MD
1974
Helen M_ Ranney
Helen M. Ranney, MD
1973
George Brecher
George Brecher, MD
1972
Maxwell M Wintrobe
Maxwell M. Wintrobe, MD, PhD
1971
Eugene P Cronkite
Eugene P. Cronkite, MD
1970
J Fraser Mustard
J. Fraser Mustard, PhD
1969
Louis Wasserman
Louis Wasserman, MD
1968
Charles C Sprague
Charles C. Sprague, MD
1967
R Wayne Rundles
R. Wayne Rundles, MD
1966
Clement A Finch
Clement A. Finch, MD
1965
Thomas Hale Ham
Thomas Hale Ham, MD
1964
William Dameshek
William Dameshek, MD
1963
Charles A Doan
Charles A. Doan, MD
1962
Joseph F Ross
Joseph F. Ross, MD
1961
Louis Lowenstein
Louis Lowenstein, MD
1960
Carl V Moore
Carl V. Moore, MD
1959
James L Tullis
James L. Tullis, MD
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