American Board of Pathology Announces New Board of Trustees and Officers for 2023

17:58 18 January in Uncategorized

TAMPA, Fla, (January 18, 2023)- The American Board of Pathology (ABPath), the leading organization that certifies physicians in pathology, is pleased to announce the Board of Trustees and the election of officers for 2023.

Pictured from left to right: front row —Jennifer Laudadio, MD; Mark K. Fung, MD, PhD; Ritu Nayar, MD; Constance M. Filling, EdD; Mohiedean Ghofrani, MD, MBA; Barbara A. Sampson, MD, PhD; Kathleen G. Beavis, MD; Julie D. Kingery, MD.
Back row – ABPath CEO Gary W. Procop, MD, MS; Edward R. Ashwood, MD; Matthew J. Wasco, MD; Jeffrey D. Goldstein, MD; Eric F. Glassy, MD; James R. Cook, MD, PhD.

ABPath Board of Trustees and Executive Committee for 2023

President – Ritu Nayar, MD, Chicago, IL
Vice President – Barbara A. Sampson, MD, PhD, New York, NY
Secretary – Kathleen G. Beavis, MD, Chicago, IL
Treasurer – Mohiedean Ghofrani, MD, MBA, Vancouver, WA
Immediate Past President – Jeffrey D. Goldstein, MD, Los Angeles, CA

Congratulations to the following Trustees who were re-elected to additional terms as Trustees:

  • Edward R. Ashwood, MD elected to a 4th term
  • Mohiedean Ghofrani, MD, MBA elected to 3rd term
  • Barbara A. Sampson, MD, PhD elected to a 3rd term.

In addition to the officers, Trustees of the American Board of Pathology are:

  • Edward R. Ashwood, MD, Aurora, CO
  • James R. Cook, MD, PhD, Cleveland, OH
  • Constance M. Filling, EdD, Washington, DC
  • Mark K. Fung, MD, PhD, Burlington, VT
  • Eric F. Glassy, MD, San Pedro, CA
  • Julie D. Kingery, MD, Gainesville, FL
  • Jennifer Laudadio, MD, Little Rock, AR
  • Matthew J. Wasco, MD, Ann Arbor, MI

Thank you to the Trustees that completed the last year of their term on the Board in 2022. The many years of sharing their time and expertise have greatly impacted the evolution of board certification in pathology.

  • Susan A. Fuhrman, MD, Columbus, OH
  • Karen L. Kaul, MD, PhD, Evanston, IL
  • Steven H. Swerdlow, MD, Pittsburgh, PA

ABPath extends our sincere appreciation to our Trustees for their continued support and dedication. As leaders in the profession of pathology, their guidance and willingness to serve are critical for the Board to fulfill its mission of serving the public and promoting excellence in the field of pathology.

About the American Board of Pathology

The mission of the American Board of Pathology, as a member of the American Board of Medical Specialties, is to serve the public and advance the profession of pathology by setting certification standards and promoting lifelong competency of pathologists. Founded in 1936, the ABPath accomplishes this mission by establishing certification and continuing certification standards and assessing the qualifications of those seeking to obtain voluntary certification in the specialty of pathology. For more information visit or call (813) 286-2444.