Jianyi (Jay) Zhang, MD., PhD.

President

Chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering T. Michael and Gillian Goodrich Endowed Chair of Engineering Leadership Professor of Engineering School of Engineering; School of Medicine University of Alabama at Birmingham (Tel)205-943-8420 E-mail: jayzhang@uab.edu

Gangjian Qin, MD

President-elect

Professor of Medicine and Biomedical Engineering Director, Molecular Cardiology Program Department of Biomedical Engineering School of Medicine, School of Engineering The University of Alabama at Birmingham Tel: (205)934-6690 E-mail: gqin@uab.edu

Chunxiang “Kevin” Zhang, MD, PhD

General Secretary

Professor of Medicine and Professor of Bioengineering Department of Biomedical Engineering School of Medicine and School of Engineering Professor, UAB Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center The University of Alabama at Birmingham Volker Hall G094, 1670 University Blvd. Birmingham, AL 35294 Tel: (205) 996-0887 E-mail: zcx@uab.edu

Qinglin Yang, MD, PhD

Long-range Planning Committee Chairman

Professor of Nutrition Sciences Department of Nutrition Sciences University of Alabama at Birmingham 1675 University Blvd, Webb 435 Birmingham, AL 35294-3360 Phone: 205-996-6022 Fax: 205-934-7049 E-mail: qyang@uab.edu

Shaodong Guo, PhD

Chairman of the Membership Community

Associate Professor Department of Nutrition and Food Science Taxas A&M University 373 Olsen Blvd, 123A Cater-Mattil Hall; 2253 TAMU College Station, TX 77843 Tel: 979-845-0850 Fax: 979-862-6842 E-mail: shaodong.guo@tamu.edu

Wang Wang, MD, PhD

Chairman of the Education and Award Committee

Assistant Professor Mitochondria and Metabolism Center Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine University of Washington Box 358057 815 Mercer Street, N113 Seattle, WA 98109 Tel: 206-685-4765 Fax: 206-616-4819 E-mail: wangwang@u.washington.edu

Lu Cai, MD, PhD

Chairman of the Financial Committee (Treasurer)

Professor Director of Kosair Children’s Hospital Research Institute Department of Pediatrics University of Louisville School of Medicine 570 South Preston Street Baxter I, Suite 304F Louisville, KY 40202 Phone: (502) 852-2214 (O)/852-2631 (Lab) Fax: (502) 852-5634 E-mail: Lu.cai@louisville.edu

Faqian Li, MD, PhD

Chairman of the Program and Scientific Committee

Professor Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology MMC 76, C420 Mayor Bldg 420 Delaware St SE Minneapolis, MN 55455 Phone: 612-273-4185 Fax: 612-273-1142 E-mail: lif@umn.edu

Jiang Chang, MD, PhD, FAPS

Chairman of the Program and Scientific Committee

Associate Professor Director of the TAMHSC-Houston Graduate Program Center for Transnational Cancer Research Institute of Biosciences and Technology (IBT) Department of Physiology Texas A&M University Health Science Center 2121 W. Holcombe Blvd. Houston, TX 77030 Tel: 713-677-7603 (O) Fax: 713-677-7410 E-mail: jchang@ibt.tamhsc.edu

Hua Zhu, PhD

Multi-Media and Publication

Associate Professor Department of Surgery Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Tel: 614-292-2130 E-mail: hua.zhu@osumc.edu