Nominating Committee


Dan Sabath Laura J. Tafe, MD (Chair)
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center

The AMP Nominating Committee is composed of the Past President (Chair) and two representatives from each subdivision. The chair and subdivision representatives are primarily responsible for recruiting qualified AMP members to run for elected offices. A ballot is compiled and made available for voting by all current Regular AMP members. Voting for elected offices usually takes place during the month of May each year.

Please consider nominating a colleague for elected office. In addition, self-nominations are encouraged. Click here to read descriptions for all elected positions. Interested? Please contact a Nominating Committee member.


Committee Members - 2024

If you are interested in serving on the Nominating Committee, please see the various roles available and the responsibilities of each role by clicking here.

Laura J. Tafe, MD
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center

Genetics Subdivision Representative (2023-2024)
Tina Hambuch Hawks, PhD
Quest Diagnostics

Genetics Subdivision Representative (2024-2025)
Jane Houldsworth, PhD 
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Mount Sinai Health System

Hematopathology Subdivision Representative (2023-2024)
Mark D. Ewalt, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Hematopathology Subdivision Representative (2024-2025)
Valentina Nardi, MD 
Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Infectious Diseases Subdivision Representative (2023-2024)
Ana María Cárdenas, PhD
Becton, Dickinson, and Company (BD)

Infectious Diseases Subdivision Representative (2024-2025)
Morgan A. Pence, PhD 
Cook Children’s Medical Center

Informatics Subdivision Representative (2023-2024)
Ahmet Zehir, PhD

Informatics Subdivision Representative (2024-2025)
Jing Xu, MD, PhD 
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Solid Tumors Subdivision Representative (2023-2024)
Nikoletta Sidiropoulos, MD
University of Vermont Medical Center

Solid Tumors Subdivision Representative (2024-2025)
Jaclyn F. Hechtman, MD 
Miami Cancer Institute, Baptist Health South Florida and Neogenomics Laboratories

Ex Officio Committee Members

Maria E. Arcila, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Chief Executive Officer
Laurie S. Menser, CAE

Corporate Partners