American Board of Pathology Announces 2024 Board of Trustees and Executive Committee

13:56 08 January in Uncategorized

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

TAMPA, Fla, (January 08, 2024 )- The American Board of Pathology (ABPath) is pleased to announce the Board of Trustees and the election of officers for 2024.

President – Barbara A. Sampson, MD, PhD, New York, NY
Vice President – Mohiedean Ghofrani, MD, MBA, Vancouver, WA
Secretary – Kathleen G. Beavis, MD, Chicago, IL
Treasurer – Mark K. Fung, MD, PhD, Burlington, VT
Immediate Past President – Ritu Nayar, MD, Chicago, IL

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

Mark K. Fung, MD, PhD  to a 2nd term

Matthew J. Wasco, MD to a 2nd term

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

Edward R. Ashwood, MD, Aurora, CO

James R. Cook, MD, PhD, Cleveland, OH

Eric F. Glassy, MD, San Pedro, CA

Jeffrey D. Goldstein, MD, Los Angeles, CA

Julie D. Kingery, MD, Gainesville, FL

Jennifer Laudadio, MD, Little Rock, AR

Javarro Russell, PhD, Richmond, VA

Matthew J. Wasco, MD, Ann Arbor, MI

Thank you to Constance M. Filling, EdD. who completed the last year of her term on the Board in 2023. Dr. Filling was the first public member of the ABPath Board of Trustees. We appreciate her time and contributions to help shape the evolution of board certification in pathology.

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.