Immediate past chairman Geoff Barnes and
new chairman Mandy Lauw at ISTH 2015
The ISTH Young Professionals Task Force (YPTF) has named Mandy Lauw as their new chairman, replacing Geoffrey Barnes, who remains a member. The ISTH also welcomed five new members to the YPTF: Marc Blondon, Matthew Harper, Pedro Henrique Fernandes do Carmo Las Casas, Rebecca Woodruff and Jun Wu.
The YPTF was organized after the ISTH 2013 Congress in Amsterdam and continues to promote clinical, research and educational activities focused on young investigators. The YPTF aims to increase the awareness of the numerous opportunities to young professional and to facilitate the creation of new activities.