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
2017 ASH President Kenneth C. Anderson, MD

Kenneth C. Anderson, MD
2016
2016 ASH President Charles S. Abrams, MD

Charles S. Abrams, MD
2015
2015 ASH President David Williams, MD

David A. Williams, MD
2014
2014 ASH President Linda J. Burns, MD

Linda J. Burns, MD
2013
2013 ASH President Janis L. Abkowitz, MD

Janis L. Abkowitz, MD
2012
2012 ASH President Armand Keating, MD

Armand Keating, MD
2011
2011 ASH President J. Evan Sadler, MD

J. Evan Sadler, MD
2010
2010 ASH President Hal Broxmeyer, PhD

Hal Broxmeyer, PhD
2009
2009 ASH President Nancy Berliner, MD

Nancy Berliner, MD
2008
2008 ASH President Kenneth Kaushansky, MD

Kenneth Kaushansky, MD
2007
2007 ASH President Andrew I. Schafer, MD

Andrew I. Schafer, MD
2006
2006 ASH President Kanti R. Rai, MD

Kanti R. Rai, MD
2005
2005 ASH President James N. George, MD

James N. George, MD
2004
2004 ASH President Stanley L. Schrier, MD

Stanley L. Schrier, MD
2003
2003 ASH President Ronald Hoffman, MD

Ronald Hoffman, MD
2002
2002 ASH President Robert I. Handin, MD

Robert I. Handin, MD
2001
2001 ASH President Beverly S. Mitchell, MD

Beverly S. Mitchell, MD
2000
2000 ASH President Edward J. Benz, Jr., MD

Edward J. Benz, Jr., MD
1999
1999 ASH President Harry S. Jacob, MD

Harry S. Jacob, MD
1997
1997 ASH President Thomas P. Stossel, MD

Thomas P. Stossel, MD
1996
1996 ASH President John W. Adamson, MD

John W. Adamson, MD
1995
1995 ASH President Dorothea Zucker-Franklin, MD

Dorothea Zucker-Franklin, MD
1994
1994 ASH President Arthur W. Nienhuis, MD

Arthur W. Nienhuis, MD
1993
1993 ASH President H. Franklin Bunn, MD

H. Franklin Bunn, MD
1992
1992 ASH President George Stamatoyannopoulos, MD

George Stamatoyannopoulos, MD
1991
1991 ASH President Philip W. Majerus, MD

Philip W. Majerus, MD
1989
1989 ASH President Marshall A. Lichtman, MD

Marshall A. Lichtman, MD
1987
1987 ASH President Wendell F. Rosse, MD

Wendell F. Rosse, MD
1985
1985 ASH President Jane Desforges, MD

Jane Desforges, MD
1984
1984 ASH President Paul A. Marks, MD

Paul A. Marks, MD
1982
1982 ASH President John W. Harris, MD

John W. Harris, MD
1980-81
1980 - 1981 ASH President Alvin M. Mauer, MD

Alvin M. Mauer, MD
1973
1973 ASH President George Brecher, MD

George Brecher, MD
1970
1970 ASH President J. Fraser Mustard, PhD

J. Fraser Mustard, PhD
1969
1969 ASH President Louis Wasserman, MD

Louis Wasserman, MD
1968
1968 ASH President Charles C. Sprague, MD

Charles C. Sprague, MD
1965
1965 ASH President Thomas Hale Ham, MD

Thomas Hale Ham, MD
1963
1963 ASH President Charles A. Doan, MD

Charles A. Doan, MD
1961
1961 ASH President Louis Lowenstein, MD

Louis Lowenstein, MD
1960
1960 ASH President Carl V. Moore, MD

Carl V. Moore, MD
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