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Fuchs Biographical Sketch

Major National Appointments and Scientific Advisory Boards

Elected Posts in National and International Societies:

American Society for Cell Biology, '89-'92 Council; *President, '01
National Academy of Sciences, Council '01-'04; Class II Membership Committee, ’05; ’08
International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR), Board of Scientific Directors, '06-'16; Executive Committee (’08-’12); Vice President (’08); President (’10)
American Association for Cancer Research, Nominating Committee '07-’10; Awards Committees
NYAS Board of Governors (’11-)
National Academy of Medicine, Council ('14-)
Board of Trustees Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories (’19-)


Appointed Committees/Posts in National/International Organizations (2012-present):

Committee Human Rights of the NYAS (’11-)
Advisory Workshop to the Vatican on Stem Cells (Vatican City, ’12)
Albany Prize Selection Committee (’13-)
ASCB Committee to Prepare a “White Paper” advising NIH on prioritizing funding initiatives for stem cell research (’13)
Program Chair 2017 ISSCR Annual Mtg
Blavatnik Awards Selection Committee (’13-; 2018, 2019 Chair Life Sciences)


Scientific Boards (Current):

Founding Board Member of the Rosalind Franklin Society Medical Advisory Board, NYSCF (’07-)
Scientific Advisory Board, University of Utah Cancer Center (’12-)
Scientific Advisory Board, IMBA Vienna (’12-)
Scientific Advisory Board, L’Oreal (’13-)
Scientific Advisory Board, Northwestern Skin Center (’15-)
Scientific Advisory Board, Sick Kids University of Toronto (’17)
Scientific Advisory Board, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School (’17-)
Scientific Advisory Board, University of Cambridge Cancer Center (’18-)





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